Operating Systems
Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates Says His Greatest Mistake Was Losing to Android  Gadgets 360 · 27 minutes
Bill Gates in an interview with Village Global mentioned his "greatest mistake" was not becoming the "standard non-Apple mobile platform". more
Bill Gates says Microsoft losing to Android was his 'greatest mistake' - CNET  CNET · 27 minutes
Microsoft's co-founder said his company missed out on $400 billion after letting Google create the "standard non-Apple phone platform." more
iOS 13 Beta: Install at your own risk video - CNET  CNET · 27 minutes
Here are some known issues with iOS 13 Beta 2 that may make you reconsider installing the public Beta. more
Bill Gates calls losing mobile race to Android his 'greatest mistake ever'  Windows Central · 41 minutes
Gates says the non-Apple portion of the mobile space "was a natural thing for Microsoft to win." What you need to know Bill Gates... more
Building a PC for video editing? Here's what you need to know.  Windows Central · 41 minutes
Here's what you'll need to edit video on your PC, at various price points. Editing video on a PC requires a capable GPU, at... more
Report: Microsoft’s next dual-screen Surface may be able to run Android apps  9to5Google · 2 hours
While the next Microsoft Surface is still very much under wraps, the new dual-screen could potentially come with the ability to run Android apps... more
Windows Terminal preview now available in the Microsoft Store  Windows Central · 2 hours
Terminal, meet store. What you need to know The new Windows Terminal is now available in preview on the Microsoft Store. The Microsoft Store listing makes clear that this is... more
Microsoft’s secret dual-screen Surface might run Android apps  THE VERGE · 4 hours
Microsoft has been working on a secret new dual-screen Surface device for months now. While the company has experimenting with smaller pocketable... more
Bill Gates says his ‘greatest mistake ever’ was Microsoft losing to Android  THE VERGE · 5 hours
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has been reflecting on his time at the company when crucial decisions were made over its mobile operating system. During... more
Netflix Spotted Testing a Pop-Out, Picture-in-Picture Video Player on Desktop  Gadgets 360 · 6 hours
Netflix seems to be testing a new pop-out, floating video player that plays content on top of all other windows and apps on your desktop. more
The Raspberry Pi Foundation unveils the Raspberry Pi 4  TechCrunch · 7 hours
The Raspberry Pi 4 is here — and it’s an awesome upgrade. Earlier rumors said that it would take a while before a major Raspberry Pi upgrade, but it’s available... more
Report: Foldable Surface PC with Windows Core OS will run Android apps  Windows Central · 17 hours
A new report from Forbes is claiming that Microsoft's upcoming foldable Surface PC, which I revealed late last year under the codename Centaurus, will... more
When will Apple release iOS 13 to the public?  9to5Mac · 1 day
iOS 13 is currently in developer beta and will launch in public beta next month. But what if... more
The best credit card for eating out gets you 4% cash back  Windows Central · 2 days
Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Windows Central may receive a commission from... more
Netflix is testing a pop-out floating video player on desktop  TechCrunch · 2 days
Netflix is testing out a new feature that could mean you never have to stop watching, not even while you work – it’s a pop-out video player, similar... more
The iPod Touch 2019 is the cheapest way to iOS 13 - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Commentary: What the latest iPod Touch lacks in screen and battery life, it makes up for in apps, games, AR and a... more
Google Pay expands its integration with PayPal to online merchants  TechCrunch · 3 days
Google and PayPal have been strategic partners for some time. The companies in 2017 announced that PayPal would become a payment method in Android Pay, the service that... more
How to create your own Xbox Live gamerpic  Windows Central · 3 days
Finally, custom "gamerpics" are here! And this is how you get them. Available to users on Xbox One and the Windows 10 app, anyone can take any picture and stick it up... more
Southwest's latest credit card delivers 80k bonus points and free Wi-Fi  Windows Central · 3 days
Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Windows Central may receive a commission from The Points... more
Windows Terminal appears on Microsoft Store, but you can't try it just yet  Windows Central · 3 days
Terminal, meet store. What you need to know The new Windows Terminal has appeared on the Microsoft Store, but it doesn't work... more
How to create a your own Xbox Live gamerpic  Windows Central · 3 days
Finally, custom "gamerpics" are here! And this is how you get them. Available to users on Xbox One and the Windows 10 app, you can now take any picture and... more
Daily Crunch: Google’s not making any more tablets  TechCrunch · 3 days
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe... more
All the features and changes found in Windows 10 build 18922 (and earlier)  Windows Central · 3 days
This roundup highlights all the new features and changes that Microsoft is currently testing for the Windows 10 20H1 update. As part... more
Google Earth will support all Chromium browsers, including Microsoft Edge  Windows Central · 3 days
What you need to know Google Earth will support all Chromium-based browsers going forward. Google Earth previously only used Native Client technology, which is exclusive to Google Chrome.... more
Windows 10 19H2 falls behind schedule as Microsoft fails to begin OS tests  Windows Central · 3 days
Microsoft's second Windows 10 feature update for 2019 is nowhere to be seen as Microsoft falls behind schedule for testing. It's officially... more
All the features and changes found on Windows 10 build 18922 (and earlier)  Windows Central · 3 days
This roundup highlights all the new features and changes that Microsoft is currently testing for the Windows 10 20H1 update. As part... more
Seagate's new FireCuda 510 M.2 SSD is truly impressive  Windows Central · 3 days
Seagate has created quite the SSD offering for anyone wanting to install Windows on a speedy drive or reduce load times in-game. Seagate makes some solid storage solutions, especially if... more
Halo: Reach PC early tests slated for ‘next week’ on Steam  Windows Central · 3 days
Halo: Reach for PC is fast-approaching prime time, headed to early testers as soon as "next week." What you need to know Halo: The Master Chief... more
Gmail Dark Mode Spotted in Android App, Currently Only Works Sporadically  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
The new Dark Mode activates sporadically, and is only seen in Settings, while the main Inbox page and the side menu continue to remain white. more
Google Stops Making Tablets, Will Focus on Chrome OS Laptops  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Google’s Rick Osterloh has confirmed that the company’s hardware team will solely be focusing on making laptops going forward. more
Big changes coming to the 2020 iPhone video - CNET  CNET · 4 days
New screen sizes and some other big design changes are rumored to be coming to next year's iPhone, plus new details about iOS 13 and WatchOS 6 in... more
How to enable (or disable) Game Mode in Windows 10  Windows Central · 4 days
Game Mode is a feature in Windows 10 that focuses system resources on games when enabled. Here's how to turn it on and off. In our tests, we... more
Apple Releases AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.8.1  MacRumors · 4 days
Apple today released a new AirPort Base Station Firmware Update for the Airport Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule.... more
Gmail for Android gains buggy dark theme in settings  9to5Google · 4 days
Many Google apps now feature dark themes ahead of system-level support in Android Q. In recent weeks, more... more
Apple's iPadOS could challenge the Surface for average consumers  Windows Central · 4 days
Is iPadOS going to hurt Microsoft and what about Windows Lite? Apple's new iPad OS is just in name only – for now, but the forked version of iOS could... more
Google Assistant to arrive on more Chromebooks starting w/ Chrome OS 77  9to5Google · 4 days
Last October, we discovered that Google intended for the new Google Assistant experience on Chrome OS to arrive on “all Chromebooks.” Eight months later,... more
Seagate's new FireCuda 510 M.2 SSD is one you must buy  Windows Central · 4 days
Seagate has created quite the SSD offering for anyone wanting to install Windows on a speedy drive or reduce load times in-game. Seagate makes some solid... more
Verified Expert Brand Designer: Stitzlein Studio  TechCrunch · 4 days
After spending years working for in-house design teams and well-known brand agencies such as Nike, Google, and Pentagram, Joe and Leslie Stitzlein, who are also husband and wife, decided to launch their own branding studio. You’ve... more
Volume overlay on Windows 10 now shows YouTube video information  Windows Central · 4 days
What you need to know The volume overlay on Windows 10 now shows YouTube video information from some Chromium browsers. The new feature is available on Google Chrome... more
Adobe Lightroom Returns to the Mac App Store  MacRumors · 4 days
At WWDC 2018, Apple introduced a redesigned Mac App Store alongside changes to sandboxing parameters on macOS Mojave. Since then,... more
Hands-on with Windows 10 20H1 build 18922  Windows Central · 4 days
A new Cortana UI, renaming Virtual Desktops, and a new Pen Workspace showcased in our latest build video. Microsoft released a brand new 20H1 preview build for Insiders in the Fast and Skip Ahead... more
Adobe Lightroom returns to the Mac App Store  THE VERGE · 4 days
Adobe has made Lightroom, its pro photo editing and management tool, available on the Mac App Store. It’s the first... more
CHUWI MiniBook hits Indiegogo: An 8-inch workstation running Windows 10  Windows Central · 4 days
What you need to know CHUWI's MiniBook-Mobile Workstation launched on Indiegogo. The device is an 8-inch convertible PC with a 360-degree hinge. Early backers can receive the device... more
Bill Gates says his ‘greatest mistake ever’ was Microsoft losing to Android
THE VERGE
Report: Microsoft’s next dual-screen Surface may be able to run Android apps
9to5Google
watchOS 6 will give customers with older Apple Watches new reasons to upgrade
9to5Mac
[Update: Available now in the US and UK] Harry Potter: Wizards Unite iPhone and Android AR game available, but only in two countries
9to5Mac
Adobe brings pro Lightroom photo editor to the Mac App Store with free trial and subscriptions
9to5Mac
Google says it’s done making tablets and cancels two unreleased products
THE VERGE
Vivo Super FlashCharge 120W can top up 4,000mAh cell in just 13 mins [Video]
9to5Google
Microsoft and Kano are launching a build-your-own Windows 10 PC kit
THE VERGE
Affinity launches professional desktop publisher for Mac with integrated vector design and image editor apps
9to5Mac
External drive support in iOS 13 makes it possible to easily share files with a Kindle
9to5Mac
Cardhop contacts fixer adds multiple business cards, Gravatar pictures, new sticker pack, more
9to5Mac
Nintendo’s mobile Dr. Mario is coming out in a few weeks
THE VERGE
Galaxy Note 9 update adding dedicated camera Night Mode, June patch
9to5Google
Comment: iCloud has finally delivered on Steve Jobs’ original promise from 2011
9to5Mac
Mobvoi accidentally reveals ‘new TicWatch Pro’ with Verizon LTE
9to5Google
Pre-orders open for Funko Pop skinned Gears of War on Android, iOS
9to5Google
Play Doom on iOS later this year, free of charge, if you sign up here
9to5Mac
The developer of Journey is releasing its next game on iOS soon
THE VERGE
LineageOS 16 support comes to 10 more devices, including Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
9to5Google
Android Pie OTA now rolling out to Moto Z3, Z2 Force and Moto G6
9to5Google
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