This article will show you a great new feature in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update – Cortana integration on Android devices!
This article will walk you through installing and configuring the Bash shell on your Windows 10 machine. It’s not quite as easy as just installing the Windows 10 update, but with the below steps you will be on your way quickly.
Windows 8 was built for touch devices. Mice and keyboards worked, but the implementation was so poor that for Microsoft’s next Windows release they skipped right to version 10. How does Windows 10 stack up? Read on to find out.
Windows 10 Cortana may share the name of a character in the popular Halo series of games, but the ‘real’ Cortana in Windows 10 is surprisingly fun and handy to use. This guide will show you how to make the most of using Cortana.
Worried about losing your work when Windows 10 automatically reboots to install updates? Learn how to adjust the settings and avoid a potential crisis.
Freeing some space on your hard drive isn’t terribly difficult, but first you need to find out what needs to go. Learn how to determine what is monopolizing your storage using Windows 10 settings.
By default, Windows 10 allows any requesting app to use your microphone or webcam, which potentially creates a privacy issue or at least a concern. Thankfully, Windows 10 renews Windows 8.1’s well-received ability to individually restrict camera and microphone use per app.
If privacy and security concerns make you uncomfortable with shared updates in Windows 10, you can disable this option. Although the settings to do so take time to discover, the process is straightforward and the change will put you at ease.
The benefits of Wi-Fi sense might sound appealing, but when you consider the risks you may think twice. Learn the pros and cons of this feature as well as the steps to disable it, should you choose to do so.
If you are concerned about Microsoft assigning a unique advertising ID that allows companies to collect your information, learn how you can prevent these advertisers from gathering your details.
The opt-in personal assistant feature in Windows 10, Cortana offers many exciting features. Learn how to enable Cortana and start finding new ways to use it.
Disabling Cortana removes any data collected on your Windows 10 device, but Microsoft retains this data on its servers, including typing history, voice patterns, contact details, search history, calendar events, flight tracking and more. To clear this data, you must also go online to remove it.
With Windows 10 being released to the general public in late July, many people are wondering just what happened to Windows 9, considering the most recent update was titled Windows 8.1. Are the great changes to how Windows works justifying the dramatic shift? Is this just a simple marketing ploy?
Although Cortana is arguably one of the most useful features in Windows 10, you might consider if it is worth the privacy risk. If you decide it’s not, then disabling it should significantly reduce your data footprint on Microsoft servers.
Microsoft pushes its newest Windows 10 operating system to current Windows 7 and 8 users as a free upgrade, but before making the decision, consider if there’s any real benefit. This article focuses on the major differences between systems. Some features are significant upgrades, others are not.
Windows is offering a free upgrade! What else would you need to know? Windows 10 offers a wealth of new features and resolution of issues contained in Windows 7/8, but it might not be for everyone. Before taking the leap to Windows 10, consider some of these potential pitfalls.