With Windows 10, Microsoft is instituting various devices limits that determine where you can use apps, games, subscription music and purchased videos.
Recent Windows 10 Stories
Many who reserved their Windows 10 upgrade ahead of time still haven’t been given access yet. But no worries, you don’t have to wait. You can upgrade now.
In Windows 10, Microsoft has overhauled its media player apps with new versions. But the new Movies & TV app won’t keep playing when it’s minimized.
With Microsoft issuing ISO media for Windows 10, many people who qualify for the free upgrade want to clean install the OS rather than upgrade. Here's how.
One of the more common problems we're seeing with Windows 10 this first week is an inability to download apps from the Store. Here’s a fix.
Despite the allure of free upgrades for existing Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs, one thing is quite clear: you're still going to have the best experience on a new PC.
If you don’t like to take your hands off the keyboard, no worries: Windows 10 has your back with some truly useful keyboard shortcuts for managing windows.
Microsoft is making Windows 10 available in ISO form, so you can perform an upgrade or clean install of this new OS offline. Best of all, it's available now.
Microsoft has listened to its customers: Windows 10 is superior to its predecessors and combines the best of Windows 7 with the best of Windows 8.1.
Dell has a little surprise for customers who preordered new PCs running Windows 10: it is shipping those pre-orders today for delivery tomorrow, July 29.
When you first heard "Windows as a service," you probably thought "subscription," but it's really about keeping Windows 10 up-to-date. That's a good thing.
Among the many advances in Windows 10 is a new feature called Windows Hello, which uses biometric means like facial recognition to speed user sign-in.
I've received a number of questions about the compatibility of Windows 10 with products like Windows Home Server and Windows Server Essentials.
In response to a related question, Microsoft told me today that there is no "RTM," "final" or "gold" version of Windows 10. Mental gymnastics ahead.
A leaked version of the Windows 10 release notes puts some important questions about Windows 10 product activation on upgrades to bed. It's good news.
Windows 10, originally code-named Threshold, has been released to manufacturing. Here's a peek at the first part of the journey it took on its road to gold.
I've tested the Windows 10 upgrade on a staggering array of hardware and the results have been mostly excellent. Mini-tablets, alas, are a curious exception.
The Cortana digital personal assistant will appear in Windows 10 at launch on July 29 in 7 countries and will head to more countries in the coming months.
The Windows 10 advertising tsunami kicks off with something cute. And you know what? That's a smart move. This ad hits at exactly the right tone. Bravo.
It's not possible to install Windows 10 apps to SD rather than internal storage because Microsoft has postponed this functionality "to a later release."
There's some misinformation floating around about Microsoft secretly planning to charge Windows 10 users for updates 2 to 4 years down the road. Not true.
You can now preorder the retail media for Windows 10 Home and Pro. And as I first revealed on Twitter, the Setup media is a USB flash drive, not DVD.
Microsoft took its universal Office mobile apps for Windows 10 out of preview, meaning that they are now generally available to anyone using the new OS.
Windows 10 build 10240—widely presumed to be the final, shipping build of Windows 10—to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. Here's what's really happening.
Terry Myerson talked about Windows 10 generally at WPC this week, but I was most interested in what he said—or didn't say—about Windows phones.
HP this week explained how it plans to help businesses prepare for Windows 10 while touting a limited edition EliteBook Folio 1020 that will ship this fall.
RTM is almost here: Microsoft has suspended the availability of pre-release builds of Windows 10 and will halt delivery of the ISOs starting tomorrow.