Paul Thurrott is an award-winning technology journalist and blogger with over 20 years of industry experience and the author of over 25 books. He is the News Director for the Petri IT Knowledgebase, the major domo at Thurrott.com, and the co-host of three tech podcasts: Windows Weekly with Leo Laporte and Mary Jo Foley, What the Tech with Andrew Zarian, and First Ring Daily with Brad Sams. He was formerly the senior technology analyst at Windows IT Pro and the creator of the SuperSite for Windows.
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Recent November, 2018 Stories
Google announced today that it is introducing enhanced networking functionality to its Project Fi wireless network.
Google this week said that it would work to close the functional gap between native apps and web apps.
After an inexcusable 6-week standoff, Microsoft has finally re-released the Windows 10 October 2018 Update to the public.
When Surface Laptop 2 debuted with the same legacy ports as its predecessor, I died a little inside. But things look better today. A lot better.
This past weekend's X018 event was nothing less than Microsoft declaring that its Xbox platform is poised for a more diverse future.
Microsoft today announced some of the best Surface, Windows 10 PC, and Xbox deals that it will offer over Black Friday.
Another iPhone component supplier has warned of softer than expected demand for Apple's latest handsets.
There are a few ways one might measure the performance of a laptop. You can run benchmarks. Or you can just use the thing.
Today, Sony announced its the sale prices it will offer on PlayStation 4 during the Black Friday week.
OnePlus today announced that it will soon be selling its flagship handset in a bold new color called Thunder Purple.
Apple's new MacBook Air offers a more modern---and, yes, more expensive---take on this venerable and influential product line.
This week, Microsoft posted an overview of how AI has improved its Outlook clients on the desktop, mobile, and web.
It's yet another sign of declining product quality at Apple. The good news? Apple will fix the issues for free.
Huawei's hardware designs have always impressed, and the Mate 20 continues that tradition.
This is an excellent, excellent, game and it works on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One, thanks to Backward Compatibility.
Yesterday, many Windows 10 Pro users started seeing erroneous activation issues. But Microsoft quickly fixed the issue.
A few people have told me that Microsoft's inability to ship Windows 10 version 1809 was a victimless crime.
Google today relaunched its Files Go file management app for Android as Files by Google.
Leo, Mary Jo, and I discuss Javier Soltero's exit, the Windows 10 1809 fiasco, Apple copying Microsoft yet again, and much more.
Microsoft this week announced that it is adding some new AI-powered features to Word across Windows, Mac, and the web.
It may be over four years old, but Surface Pro 3 continues to be served with new firmware updates by Microsoft.
Samsung didn't just announce a foldable display yesterday. Here are some of the firm's other interesting initiatives.
Sony has quietly released a quieter new version of its PlayStation 4 Pro video game console.
I was told to expect that the OnePlus 6T in-display fingerprint reader was a bit slow. Well, here's a pleasant surprise.
Yes, the Intel version of the HP Envy x2 is better, overall, than the Snapdragon 835 model. But it comes with its own unique compromises as well.
Samsung finally unveiled its first-ever foldable display design today. Folks, this is no gimmick.
Andrew and I revisit the Apple announcement from last week and try to figure out if the iPad Pro can replace a laptop.