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General knowledge- You Can Now Download the Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge

Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the lights on at MakeUseOf. Read more. Microsoft has released the new Microsoft Edge to the masses. Which means you can download the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge on Windows and macOS right now. Or you can wait for Microsoft to update you automatically in …

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General knowledge- Microsoft Ends Support for Windows 7

Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the lights on at MakeUseOf. Read more. Microsoft has officially ended support for Windows 7. So, unless you’re a company willing to pay for continued support, it’s time to move on from Windows 7. And if you don’t then you’ll be stuck using an …

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General knowledge- 6 Tips for Windows 7 End of Life and Support

Windows 7 end of life draws near. The now-decade old operating system is biting the dust. There are several reasons you might need or want to keep using Windows 7. However, once Microsoft ends Windows 7 support, the operating system will become vulnerable. Here are six tips for braving Windows 7 end of life, and …

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General knowledge- You Can Now Try Microsoft Office for Mobile

Microsoft has released a new, unified Office app for mobile. Office brings together the core Microsoft Office apps of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint into one app. And it’s now available to try for free in public preview on both Android and iOS. Microsoft Starts Taking Mobile Seriously Microsoft is synonymous with PCs. This is because …

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General knowledge- Microsoft Relaunches Xbox All Access for $20/Month

Microsoft has relaunched its Xbox All Access subscription offering. Xbox All Access lets you buy an Xbox One console in increments over the course of two years. And while you’re paying it off you’ll also have access to Xbox Pass Ultimate. In August 2018, Microsoft launched Xbox All Access Microsoft Launches Xbox All Access for …

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General knowledge- 7 Reasons to Check Out Microsoft Launcher on Android

While the Windows Phone platform is long gone, you can still enjoy some of the Windows experience on a mobile device. One of the best ways to do this is through Microsoft Launcher. It’s an Android app that replaces the default home screen on your phone or tablet. For anyone who is more tightly integrated …

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General knowledge- What Is Mixer? How to Start Streaming on This Twitch Alternative

Live-streaming can now be considered mainstream entertainment. Popular streamers attract thousands of viewers, and are celebrities in their own right. Streaming has become a lucrative career option. Anyone can become a streamer. All you need is a computer and a streaming service like Twitch or Mixer. Here’s everything you need to know about what is …

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General knowledge- Download This MEGA Productivity Cheat Sheet Bundle for Free!

If you want to process your emails faster, spend less time in Excel, boost your markdown skills, improve your workflows in Microsoft Word, and more, this free cheat sheet bundle is for you! With this download, you’ll receive eight free, printable cheat sheets from MakeUseOf to help rocket your productivity. These cheat sheets will provide …

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General knowledge- The Latest Windows 10 Version Won’t Be the Last One

Windows 10 marked a big change in the way Microsoft offers updates to Windows. No longer do you have to pay for operating system upgrades when a new version releases. Instead, everyone can upgrade to the latest version of Windows for free. But this doesn’t mean that the latest Windows version is so simple. Let’s …

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General knowledge- Microsoft’s 1.11 App Lets You Revisit Windows 1.0

Microsoft has released a new app that should appeal to technology geeks, Stranger Things fans, and nostalgia freaks alike. Windows 1.11 is an app inspired by Windows 1.0 but with a Stranger Things twist. And it’s a fantastic promotional tie-in by any metric. Microsoft Teases the All-New Windows 1.0 At the beginning of July 2019, …

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