Three years after launch, Microsoft Windows 10 surpasses Windows 7 in market share
07 January, 2019, 01:12
Microsoft is also continuing its efforts to stomp on passwords by extending the ability to sign in using a phone number-based account over all versions of Windows 10 (although Enterprise administrators will likely have a thing or two to say about that). For the next version of Windows 10, the company wants to make logins easier and more secure by getting rid of pesky passwords and replacing them with codes. In the upcoming Windows 10 19H1 release, Microsoft is silencingCortana's voice by default so you won't have to hear it everytime you set up a new computer.
If you don't already have a password-less phone number account, you can create one in a mobile app like Word on your iOS or Android device to try it out. The tech giant has since introduced the Authenticator app, which allows users to log into their Microsoft account on their desktop using their phone.
The October 2018 Update for Windows 10 may have gotten off to a rocky start, but that has not deterred Microsoft from forging ahead with its next major update, which is due out sometime in the first half of this year.
Build 18309 took a bow overnight for fast ring testers and we can confirm that the Windows Sandbox is up and running once again.
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Israel cooperation over Syria, Iran to continue, Pompeo says
Bolsonaro has served seven terms in Brazil's lower house of Congress, the Chamber of Deputies, before being elected President. His vow to follow Trump's example and pull Brazil out of the Paris agreement on climate change has anxious environmentalists.
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Microsoft will reportedly release its own webcams in 2019 to bring Windows Hello facial recognition to all Windows 10 devices.
Microsoft has announced that it is disabling its assistant's voice-over during the Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, and Education setup processes. If you think you hit this bug, you can type "winver" in the search box on your taskbar to double-check your build number. The initial sign-in will use SMS, and it will then prompt you to configure biometric or PIN authentication.
One of them concerns an explorer.exe crash that was previously reported in Windows 10 build 18305 and which occurred all of a sudden on specific configurations.
According to the report, Windows 10 now has 39.22% market share compared to Windows 7, which has 36.9%. It means there are still tens of millions of people using the older Windows 7, which will undergo planned obsolescence in January 2020.
Twitter users were quick to respond to Trump's new use of the poster, with some pointing out that HBO "is gonna love that". Other people had problems with Trump's "wall" meme that weren't related to " Game of Thrones ".
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In the same video, he said: "The reason I chose to pass is because I've addressed this several times". I don't want to hear a hostile retelling of how we didn't hear your meager apology the first time.
In 2006, an unbelievable spacecraft was launched towards the dwarf planet Pluto , known as New Horizons . Hammel, a planetary scientist and a media liaison for the science team, gathered at 8 p.m. for a look.
The CDC's " flu view" map is based on outpatient visits to healthcare providers for influenza-like illness. The girl, who did not get the flu jab either, was admitted to Princess Margaret Hospital on December 26.
Republicans under retiring Speaker Paul Ryan all but gave up trying to the muscle the conservative House Freedom Caucus in line. The new Congress will gavel into session on Thursday, with Democrats taking over the majority in the House of Representatives.
Tesla's own internal tracking shows its deliveries were in line with or above estimates, spokesman Dave Arnold told reporters. For the full year, Tesla said it produced 254,530 vehicles, which is 9,290 more than it delivered.
Their defense was always spectacular, but their offense struggled with Flacco at times due to the lack of a run game. On Undisputed Friday, Sharpe laid out the winning formula for the Bolts: make Lamar Jackson throw for 250-300 yards.
CEO Tim Cook blamed the slump on a slowing economy in China, where Apple has also faced competition from Huawei and Xiaomi . The U.S. -China trade dispute threatens to snarl multinational companies' supply lines and reduce demand for their products.
They said there was also preliminary information that the man was mentally ill but he had no prior police record. He then drove into the city centre, where he slammed his silver Mercedes into a crowd, injuring four.
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The New York Yankees are going to be without Didi Gregorius for most of the 2019 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery . On Instagram, Machado's official account just started following the YES Network, which is the Yankees' flagship station.
LeBron James, Lonzo Ball lead Lakers in All-Star voting
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Raptors expecting hostile reception for Leonard in San Antonio
He was booed during a tribute video the organization played to honor his and Danny Green's accomplishments with the franchise. DeRozan became the first Spurs player to record a triple-double at home since 2003, when Tim Duncan accomplished the feat.
NASA shares first close-up images of distant Ultima Thule
The new images and science that have just been beamed back to NASA have fleshed out that pixelated blur into something believable. The first clear image of Ultima Thule shows what looks like a celestial snowman, a frozen world 1 billion miles beyond Pluto.
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US agents fire tear gas at migrants across Mexican border
The agency said it couldn't assist children attempting to cross the border because of the rocks being thrown at its officers. Trump used the caravan to stir up fear of immigrants as he pressed his drive to build a wall on the border.
Sabarimala: Indian women make history by entering temple
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