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Microsoft's 10 biggest Ignite reveals include the new Edge, and more ways to tie Office to the web

As its Ignite conference begins, Microsoft announces numerous features for Bing, Edge, Outlook, Microsoft Search, and its Office apps that use AI and the web to improve productivity.

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Iperius Backup review: Versatile, powerful backup

Though the methodology can be confusing at times, Iperius Backup is arguably the most versatile, comprehensive and compatible backup program available. It's also free if all you need is local plain file backup.

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Microsoft buys Mover to make moving from Google Drive to OneDrive a snap

Microsoft buys Mover, a cloud migration service that helps make moving your data from Google Drive and others into OneDrive and Sharepoint as easy as possible.

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WPS Office review: Full-featured Microsoft-style productivity suite for less

A comprehensive, all-in-one Microsoft Office alternative complete with word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, PDF conversion, and more.

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Microsoft's next Windows 10 feature update gets a name: the Windows 10 November 2019 Update

It's no longer just Windows 10 19H2. Microsoft has named its next feature update the Windows 10 November 2019 Update, which is a month or two later than anticipated.

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Microsoft rolls out Your Phone's Calls feature: You can use your PC to make calls using your phone

Microsoft is making its Calls feature for Your Phone live to its Windows 10 Insider program, with a far, far larger number of supported phones than previous iterations. You can now leave your phone in your pocket.

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Excel: Top 10 tips for beginners

If you're just getting started using Microsoft Excel, these tips will help you create a spreadsheet and write a formula.

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Opera 64 kills trackers for more speed, creates memes for more laughs

Opera's latest Opera 64 desktop browser now blocks trackers, increasing performance by 20 percent. Its Snapshot tool becomes more meme-friendly, too.

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Microsoft will bring its powerful cloud dictation and transcription services to Word in 2020

Microsoft's potent cloud-powered dictation and transcription services are coming to Microsoft Word in 2020.

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Windows 10's 19H2 Fall 2019 Update takes possibly its last step before a formal release

Microsoft deploys Windows 10 19H2 to the Release Preview ring at large, meaning that it's just a short time away from a formal release.

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How to collaborate on Microsoft Office files in G Suite

G Suite lets you edit Docs, Sheets, and Slide files with other collaborators, and you can do the same with Microsoft Office files. Here’s how to get started.

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HP buys Bromium to apply virtualization security to its PCs

HP purchased Bromium, a company whose technology isolates downloaded files and browser tabs within secured virtual machines. HP already licenses Bromium technology, for its Sure Click solution in certain HP laptops.

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Microsoft Windows 10 Insider build 18985 expands its simple Bluetooth pairing

Microsoft announces Windows 10 Insider Build 18985 (20H1), which expands the simplified Bluetooth pairing first launched in the April 2018 Update, and beefs up optional updates and Snip & Sketch.

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Microsoft did it: Windows 10 now powers over half of the world's PCs

According to Net Applications, Microsoft's Windows 10 captured more than 50 percent of the world's PCs beginning in August.

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Backup4all Professional 8 review: Easy, reliable backup

This venerable backup program has gotten better with age. Backup4All supports a variety of destinations such as online storage and optical media, and is most importantly super-reliable.

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Acronis True Image 2020: One of the best backup programs adds cloud features

Acronis True Image 2020 may seem like a minor upgrade, but the new features and improvements are more than welcome.

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New Windows 10 build merges tablet, desktop experience

Windows 10 build 18970 does away with the traditional tablet UI on two-in-one PCs. A new cloud reset option has been added as well.

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Dark mode is coming to Office on the web, plus Outlook for iOS and Android

Dark mode arrives in the mobile version of Outlook today, Microsoft said, and will be extended to other Office apps for iOS once iOS 13 drops.

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