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 two tech podcasts: Windows Weekly with Leo Laporte and Mary Jo Foley, and What the Tech with Andrew Zarian. He was formerly the senior technology analyst at Windows IT Pro and the creator of the SuperSite for Windows.
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The Finnish firm HMD is picking up right where Nokia left off, with a family of Android-based smartphone handsets. The best part? They’re all gorgeous and affordable.
This week, Microsoft revealed a subtle but welcome change to the way that it reports how rare each in-game achievement really is.
This morning, HP announced a new Surface Pro rival for businesses: The HP Pro x2 is a detachable PC that offers the flexibility of both tablet and laptop form factors.
Google just announced that it will bring Google Assistant to Android 6.0 and 7.0 handsets starting this week.
Cloudflare announced this week that a data leak resulted in some private information being cached by search engines. Yes, Thurrott.com utilizes Cloudflare services. But your personal data is safe.
With the release last night of Windows 10 Insiders Preview build 15042, the development of the Creators Update nears completion.
Andrew Zarian and I discuss whether Microsoft Signature PCs still matter, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 and its rumored 6.2-inch display, and news about two updates for Windows 10 this year.
Preternaturally thin and light, the LG Gram 15 was one of the happy surprises of CES 2017. And now I’ve got one in for review.
It’s been quite a wait between builds, but the new Windows 10 Insider Preview build is finally here. Build 15042 is now available on PC for Fast ring testers.
As you may know, Google offers next-generation messaging clients like Allo and Duo. But the firm is also working to improve the normal SMS/MMS experience on Android too.
Microsoft last night launched a new version of its Arrow Launcher for Android which it describes as its “biggest release yet.”
This week, Microsoft updated Groove Music on Windows 10. But the biggest new feature—playlist sharing—won’t be enabled unless you’re using the Creators Update.
Microsoft has been promising to integrate Windows 10 PCs with our Android smartphones since early 2016. We’re still waiting.