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Windows 10: A guide to the updates

Here's what you need to know about each update to the current version of Windows 10 as it's released from Microsoft. Now updated for KB4532693, released Feb. 11, 2020.

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Galaxy S20 Ultra hands-on: Samsung’s pro phone is a monument to excess

The Galaxy S20 Ultra is loaded with everything Samsung could possibly put inside it. Except for a headphone jack.

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Microsoft walks back plans to switch Chrome search to Bing for Office 365 customers

An upcoming version of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus will automatically switch Chrome users to searching with Bing and Microsoft Search, unless admins and users take these steps.

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Why Microsoft's new Edge could eventually win the browser wars

Microsoft's latest browser, the "new Edge," benefits from tight integration within Windows 10, as well as compatibility with Google's Chrome. Both attributes will help Edge's share grow over time.

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iOS and iPadOS 13.4: Apple releases the first public beta

As we look ahead to iOS 14, Apple's still got plenty of work left to do on iOS 13.

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Samsung outs its new folding Galaxy flip phone in a surprising Oscar ad

Unpacked isn't for another two days, but Samsung just unveiled its new folding phone in a surprise Oscar ad.

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iPhone to Android: The ultimate switching guide

Ready to make the move from iOS to Android? Here's everything you need to successfully switch from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy, Google Pixel or any other Android device.

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PCWorld's February Digital Magazine: Windows 7 is dead

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Digital Magazine for Android and iOS.

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Update: Windows 10's search is broken. Here are some workarounds

It's not just you. Windows 10's search is broken for many people, showing only an empty black box. Fortunately, there are workarounds available, and Microsoft says that for many people the problem should now be solved.

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Google opens up Glass Enterprise Edition 2 for direct purchases

Developers will be allowed to buy the smartglasses individually as Google looks to build business demand.

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Apple is testing two features to make our Mac, iOS, and watchOS apps closer than ever

Apple is testing a new feature that will allow apps purchased on the iPhone will reflect on the Mac (and vice versa), while in-app purchases will soon be available on the Apple Watch.

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Microsoft advisory shows whether Edge keeps up with Chrome's patching

The advisory will be updated when Microsoft releases a new version of Edge that includes publicly disclosed security updates from the Chromium project.


Microsoft combines Windows and Surface, potentially making it tougher on PC makers

Microsoft's latest reorganization reportedly sees chief product officer Panos Panay taking control of Windows and Surface development, as Windows experience chief Joe Belfiore moves to Office.

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Galaxy Z Flip preview: Samsung’s second foldable phone is a reboot, not a sequel

Samsung is set to announce a new foldable phone at February's Unpacked, and it's quite a departure from the Galaxy Fold.

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Windows by the numbers: Windows 10 spikes, Windows 7 dives

With Windows 7 no longer being supported by Microsoft, users in January started making the move to Windows 10 in larger numbers.

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Get your sweetie an iPad mini for Valentine's Day and save $50

Amazon has dropped the price of the iPad mini to $350 in a rare discount.

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Microsoft shovels more dirt on UWP apps, leaving Win32 apps as the future once again

Microsoft has decided to cut off ad funding for UWP apps via its own platform, leaving their future in doubt. But if Win32 apps are a viable replacement within the Microsoft Store, should users care?

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Now that the Apple Maps redesign is complete, here are 6 more things it needs

The new Apple maps redesign finally brings its map data up to par with Google Maps, but there's still a lot of work to be done.

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How to back up Android devices: The complete guide

Make sure all your important data is always synced and protected with this easy-to-follow Android backup guide.

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Apple’s new maps are finally available across the U.S.

A little behind the 2019 deadline, Apple’s new map data now covers the entire United States. The Europe rollout begins this year.

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