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Microsoft yanks buggy speed-up patch KB 3161608, replaces it with KB 3172605 and 3172614

Still searching for a killer app in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Still searching for a killer app in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Or have we reached the point where killer apps just don’t matter?

Last gasp: Microsoft updates Get Windows 10 nagster, KB 3035583, yet again

Last gasp: Microsoft updates Get Windows 10 nagster, KB 3035583, yet again

Windows 7 and 8.1 customers have another new version of GWX, now with a countdown clock

Review: Windows 10 Anniversary Update fails to excite

Review: Windows 10 Anniversary Update fails to excite

The new upgrade introduces small improvements across the board, but nothing to sway Windows 7 stalwarts

Is Windows 10 beta build 14393 the final Windows 10 Anniversary Update?

Is Windows 10 beta build 14393 the final Windows 10 Anniversary Update?

Though the beta released yesterday has a significant, known bug, build 14393 will likely be RTM

Microsoft is charging Surface Pro 3 customers to fix defective Simplo batteries

Microsoft is charging Surface Pro 3 customers to fix defective Simplo batteries

If you have a Simplo (not LGC) battery, you may be asked to spend $500 or more to fix Microsoft's problem

New Windows 10 beta, build 14390, brings us close to the finish line

New Windows 10 beta, build 14390, brings us close to the finish line

We're getting within spitting distance of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update RTM

Microsoft Patch Tuesday stirs up plenty of hype, but not much cause for alarm

Microsoft Patch Tuesday stirs up plenty of hype, but not much cause for alarm

The new method for speeding up Windows 7 scans for updates seems to be working

Installation problems snag Win10 update KB 3172985 build 10586.494

Installation problems snag Win10 update KB 3172985 build 10586.494

The big, obligatory, cumulative update runs slow and triggers some installation hangs

New Windows 10 beta build 14388 creeps out to Windows Insiders on 'Fast' ring

New Windows 10 beta build 14388 creeps out to Windows Insiders on 'Fast' ring

Microsoft's servers must be feeling the burn: Users voice concerted complaints about slow downloads for late-stage beta indistinguishable from the one released over the weekend

Microsoft releases surprise Windows 10 beta, build 14385, to fix clipped Chrome

Microsoft releases surprise Windows 10 beta, build 14385, to fix clipped Chrome

With an unprecedented release over the weekend, Windows 10.3 is a short breath away

Kevin Turner's departure marks the end of Microsoft's old guard

Kevin Turner's departure marks the end of Microsoft's old guard

Three years after being passed over for the CEO position, COO Turner is moving to hedge fund Citadel

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