Microsoft permanently closes all of its retail stores

Microsoft permanently closes all of its retail stores

Microsoft’s retail stores mimick the look and feel of Apple’s iconic sales fronts, from the glass walls to the wood tables to the very design of the Surface hardware on display. But as anyone who ever wandered through a mall can tell you, Microsoft’s stores lack one crucial aspect: customers. Crowds never flocked to Microsoft […]

Data caps on AT&T, Comcast, T-Mobile will return June 30

Data caps on AT&T, Comcast, T-Mobile will return June 30

Major Internet service providers are scheduled to end their quarantine benefits soon, once again subjecting Americans to data caps and removing protections if they are unable to pay their bills. The FCC’s Keep Americans Connected Pledge is set to expire on June 30....
What Apple could learn from Microsoft’s mistakes with Windows on ARM

What Apple could learn from Microsoft’s mistakes with Windows on ARM

If there’s any lesson that Apple should learn about supporting apps that run on both X86 and ARM, it’s this one: Tell users which apps support which processor, and actively guide them toward the best experience.It sounds obvious. But as Apple navigates its transition...
Sonos Arc bass bug fix arrives, and it seems to work

Sonos Arc bass bug fix arrives, and it seems to work

The bass bug that bedeviled the new Sonos Arc soundbar appears to have been squashed thanks to a just-released software update.Mentioned in this article Sonos has issued an update to its Sonos S2 mobile app for iOS and Android, and it includes a fix that helps tighten...