Samsung disables Windows Update on some PCs with its own software tool

It now looks as if Samsung is disabling Windows Update on some computers, so as not to interfere with its own update tool. This behavior is not only bad but, very sneaky and, was discovered by Patrick Barker, a Microsoft MVP wh...
by Dave Thornton
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Viber for Windows Phone 8 gets a lick of paint and better Viber desktop integration

Viber seem to be pushing a lot of updates recently with the last being improvements for older versions of BlackBerry OS. Well it seems Windows Phone 8 users are getting some love with the app hitting version 3.1 and bringing wi...
by Ryan Oneill
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Cool Leaf Keyboad Release Due, The Future Is Here

Do you like to eat while you surf your favourite tech sites? Do you have to replace your keyboard on a yearly basis because of this?
by Ryan Oneill
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Symantec discovers Ransom app locks up Android smartphones

It was only a matter of time before it happened and now it has – ransom malware has successfully made the jump from the PC world where it torments millions of Windows users to the mobile world, where it has similar designs on...
by Dave Thornton
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Windows 8 Leaked already on file sharing sites

Microsoft must be seething at the minute as there freshly made final version of Windows 8 is being downloaded on file sharing sites all over the world. Before you go rushing into downloading or searching for it please be aware ...
by Ryan Oneill
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Windows Phone users get free Spotify

The day has finally arrived and Windows Phone users now have what Android and iOS users have had for months. Yes that’s right finally Spotify has offered their free albeit ad-supported streaming service. When the news ori...
by Ryan Oneill
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Microsoft’s smartwatch could be just weeks away

Microsoft looks set to release it’s first serious smartwatch competitor in the next few weeks. The news arrives as anonymous sources for Forbes say that Microsoft’s next smartwatch will be able to passively track yo...
by Ryan Oneill
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8 tips to boost your Windows phone battery life

As with most phones that come to the market these days the battery life could be better. The windows phone range is no exception, the Nokia Lumia 920 and HTC’s Windows Phone 8 spring to mind. Apart from the obvious like d...
by Ryan Oneill
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Windows 10 is Already on 14 Million Devices

  Windows 10 is clearly a win for Microsoft this year. Not only is it a much more polished OS, more familiar and with many actually useful features that don’t confuse people when trying to use them, as Windows 8 did....
by Santiago Hinojosa
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