Today, you can buy music, movies and TV shows from the Windows Store, and Microsoft is adding e-books this year. But is Microsoft a trustworthy content provider?
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Like its predecessor, Windows 10 lets you sign-in using your Microsoft account. But you don't need to do so to integrate with many of the services associated with that account.
While you can easily configure and use your Microsoft account on Windows, Android, and iOS, the Mac requires a bit more work.
Microsoft has fixed the inability to disable Skype notification sounds in its websites, and in doing so, they may have just saved my sanity as well.
The Microsoft account website has been overhauled with a new dashboard that lets you manage your privacy settings. You should do so.
I'm reorganizing my contacts this week, and like any other forms of digital decluttering, it's a time-consuming mess.
If you're anything like me, your Microsoft account is the core of your online identity. It's time for a check-up.
Here's a New Year's Resolution to embrace: It's time to take control of your online identity, which is comprised of multiple accounts.
It wasn't the best of times or the worst of times. But 2016 was a notable year for the personal technology we cover here at Thurrott.com.
In 2016, Microsoft took decisive steps away from its traditional roots and embraced a more open future in the cloud.
Today: Fixing a "stuck" Windows Update on Windows 7, coming OneDrive UI is an exact copy of Dropbox, and a Lumia 950 sale.
This one is personal. And while all technology can be frustrating at times, I've never run into anything quite like Skype.
The future of Skype is bots, Microsoft asserted, noting that this "tidal shift" would usher in a new age of conversational computing.
Microsoft recently announced that it is taking the final steps towards broader availability of its amazing Skype Translator capabilities.
Cache is a secretive Microsoft Garage project that first leaked a few months ago. But I'm in the beta, so here's a quick peek.