Microsoft Tests Smart Search in Windows 10’s Photos App, Coming With Fall Creators Update: Report

Microsoft will roll out the Windows 10 Fall Creators Updatethis September, and features that are expected to arrive with the update, are already being tested by Windows 10 Insider Preview members. One such feature spotted lately is intelligent image sorting, which essentially sorts all your photos on OneDrive into faces, things, places, etc, …

Microsoft fixes Windows 10’s Anniversary Update freezing

Windows 10’s Anniversary Update is having its share of problems, but Microsoft has solved at least one of them. The company announced late Wednesday that it had released a patch to fix the login freeze issue. Anyone who was experiencing the issue can now upgrade to the latest version of …

Microsoft Says ‘Bots Are the New Apps’

Microsoft wants you to talk more with your computer – and have more useful conversations. The giant software company is promoting new uses for Cortana – its voice-activated answer to Apple’sSiri digital assistant – including the ability to interact with software “bots” that can have limited conversations with users and …

Microsoft Begins First Shipments of HoloLens

Microsoft began its first shipments of its HoloLens augmented reality headgear Wednesday, staking its place in what is expected to be an emerging computing platform. HoloLens is being delivered to application developers, with Microsoft opting for augmented realityrather than virtual reality in devices such as the Oculus Rift from Facebook. …