Microsoft isn’t pushing out any Windows 10 Mobile builds today
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Microsoft isn’t pushing out any Windows 10 Mobile builds today

While Microsoft pushed out a nicely packed build for Windows Insiders on PCs, the firm isn’t doing the same for mobile users. In fact, mobile users are to expect no new builds today. Microsoft insider head Dona Sarkar tweeted earlier today that the firm would be holding off of Insider builds in order to focus on…

Microsoft to improve Windows Hello (Beta) speed in upcoming Windows 10 Mobile Build
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Microsoft to improve Windows Hello (Beta) speed in upcoming Windows 10 Mobile Build

Microsoft has been improving Windows Hello’s speed and reliability ever since its initial launch, and with the Creators Update, the firm is moving to vastly speed up the feature’s capabilities. According to a report from Windows Central, in a future update to Windows 10 Mobile, Microsoft is planning to remove the Windows Hello “wink” that…

Windows 10’s Creators Update to give users better control over their privacy
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Windows 10’s Creators Update to give users better control over their privacy

One of the biggest initial concerns about Windows 10 was privacy. Over the last year or so, Microsoft has been working on addressing some of the privacy-related issues on Windows 10. With the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is going to offer improved privacy for users but providing easier access to privacy settings during…

Windows 10 build 14393.693 now available to all users for PCs and Mobile devices (changelog)
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Windows 10 build 14393.693 now available to all users for PCs and Mobile devices (changelog)

Microsoft has just released a new build of Windows 10 to all users as part of Patch Tuesday. The company is releasing KB3213986 to Windows 10 users, which brings the build number up to 14393.693. As with any other cumulative updates, the latest update does not introduce any new features apart from a couple of…

Here are the Kantar smartphone market share numbers for November 2016
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Here are the Kantar smartphone market share numbers for November 2016

For smartphone market share watchers, here are analyst company Kantar’s latest numbers for the smartphone market share  for the 3 months ending November 2016. The numbers show iOS and Android made gains across EU5, largely due to the decline of Windows. The best showing for iOS was in in GB where it was up 9.1 percentage…

Game Troopers has released a new Heli Hell shoot’em up game for Windows Phone
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Game Troopers has released a new Heli Hell shoot’em up game for Windows Phone

Prolific Windows Phone publisher Game Trooper has brought another game to Windows Phone. Heli Hell offers a modern take on the vertical shoot’em up genre. Both video arcade machine buffs and fans of action and shooting games will definitely be hooked. More powerful than ever, the enemy has holed up on the Island of Vylleña….

Swiss Data Privacy authorities satisfied by Microsoft’s Windows 10 Creators Update’s new privacy controls
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Swiss Data Privacy authorities satisfied by Microsoft’s Windows 10 Creators Update’s new privacy controls

One of the biggest initial concerns about Windows 10 was privacy, with many organisations concerned that Microsoft’s default settings were too aggressive in collecting consumer data. One of these organizations was the Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC), who started an investigation in 2015 after complaining that Windows 10’s quick installation or “get going…

Microsoft accidentally pushes out Windows 10 Mobile 14998 to some Fast Ring Insiders
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Microsoft accidentally pushes out Windows 10 Mobile 14998 to some Fast Ring Insiders

Microsoft today has reportedly accidentally pushed out Windows 10 Mobile build 14998 to some Windows 10 Mobile users on the Fast Ring, It is currently unknown what features or improvements it adds, however, warnings have been issued from those who have installed it that the build is potentially unstable and could render your phone unable to upgrade to…

Deal Alert: You can now pick up the Lumia 435 for $29 from Walmart
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Deal Alert: You can now pick up the Lumia 435 for $29 from Walmart

The Microsoft Lumia 435 may no be the best Windows phone, it certainly features bottom of the barrel specs and is weaker than even the awful Lumia 550. That being said, Walmart is offering a sale for the Lumia 435 at the low price of $28.75 unlocked. While you may not be able to replace…

Fifth Third Bancorp adds support for Microsoft Wallet contact-less payments
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Fifth Third Bancorp adds support for Microsoft Wallet contact-less payments

Microsoft has continued to add support for its Microsoft Wallet contact-less payment service on Windows 10 Mobile. Fifth Third Bancorp has just announced support, saying it was one of the few US banks to offer support for all 5 contact-less payment platforms active in USA, including support for  Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, MasterPass and now Android…