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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With WWDC 2017 looming on the horizon, the stakes are high for Apple, as its core product, the iPhone, has just reached a dubious milestone. It's become boring.
The HP Spectre x360 (4K/UHD) is a near-perfect convertible PC, especially for those looking for a productivity-focused laptop that can pull double-duty as a mobile entertainment hub.
Microsoft announced today that its Xamarin University will start a free, five-part mobile development series on June 1. The best news? Charles Petzold will appear as a special guest.
Microsoft last night delivered a set of firmware updates for Surface Pro 4 that are aimed at improving the reliability, performance, and battery life of the 2-in-1 PC.
Microsoft today issued its second cumulative update this month for Windows 10 version 1703 (the Creators Update).
With Mary Jo still in Japan, Brad joins Leo and me on Windows Weekly. We discuss the new Surface Pro, the Windows 10 Creators Update, Windows 10 in China, Windows 10 S, and more.
In a surprise move, Microsoft revealed today that it has renamed its Beam game streaming service to Mixer. And it’s adding new features, including co-streaming, mobile device support, and more.
Google Home can answer questions, trigger entertainment experiences, and control smart home devices. But I’m more interested in Google’s embrace of the various screens we all have around the home.
How important is Thunderbolt 3 to the future of the PC? Intel announced this week that it will integrate this versatile and powerful technology into its future CPUs.
This week, Microsoft announced the new Surface Pro and new Surface peripherals at a special event in Shanghai, China. Now, you can watch the presentation via a series of on-demand videos.
Six weeks after Microsoft first began rolling out the Windows 10 Creators Update, the software giant says things are still very much “on track.”
Microsoft announced today that its game subscription service, Xbox Game Pass, will launch publicly on June 1. But Xbox Live Gold subscribers can get in early, starting today.
The transition to Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) will take time. That said, one PWA, Twitter Lite, has emerged as a clear winner. And it works very well across platforms.