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Poll results: Windows Central community speaks up on Microsoft Band and the week of Windows 10

It's been a crazy, crazy week around here and in among all the Windows 10 activity we've turned things over to you, the community, several times to get your opinions. Starting out with our weekly poll, which this week was all about the Microsoft Band, we then switched gears on more than one...
Internet Explorer Edge? Possible names for Spartan browser reportedly being considered

Internet Explorer Edge? Possible names for Spartan browser reportedly being considered

The Spartan browser, or more accurately understood as 'Project Spartan' is a next-generation web browser for Windows 10. Its main features include being a Store app for dynamic updates, using the older IE11 rendering engine for legacy websites, Cortana integration, and the ability to annotate...
IE11

Spartan browser looks to crush old Internet Explorer 11 in benchmarks

Windows 10 is shaping up to be a big OS shift for many reasons, including the addition of a new web browser codenamed Spartan. Spartan is still very experimental and as such, it is not included in the current Preview for Windows 10. However, bits of the rendering engine can be engaged in the...
Spartan rendering engine for IE11

Here's how to enable the Spartan Edge rendering engine for IE11 in Windows 10

When it comes to web browsers, Windows 10 gets a little complicated. Internet Explorer 11 is the default browser for now, but later Spartan takes over as it has the new Edge rendering engine (but it can fall back to IE11 for legacy sites). The Preview 9926 build has Internet Explorer 11 for the...
Heaps of Borderlands news and more from the Gearbox panel at PAX South

Heaps of Borderlands news and more from the Gearbox panel at PAX South

The first ever PAX South (PAX stands for Penny Arcade Expo) has been keeping me extremely busy in San Antonio, TX this weekend. We already reported my impressions of State of Decay for Xbox One, and I have impressions of several more Xbox One and mobile Windows games to share with you soon. But...
OneDrive for Windows Phone gets a small update

OneDrive for Windows Phone gets a small update

The OneDrive app for Windows Phone has received a small update. Now standing at version 4.6, you might notice some visual updates when looking at a file's properties, as well as performance improvements. Below is the full changelog for OneDrive 4.6 for Windows Phone: Visual updates to the...
BLU Win HD available from Target for as low as $46

BLU Win HD available from Target right now for $46

The BLU Win HD is available at its lowest price yet at Target. The unlocked, off-contract phone can be had for as low as $45.99. The phone is available in four colors, orange, white, pink, and yellow. The Win HD features a 5-inch 720p display, 1 GB RAM, and 8GB of internal storage, expandable...
Killer Instinct Season 2's Omen gets a trailer, brings a new character along for the ride

Killer Instinct Season 2's Omen gets a trailer, brings a new character along for the ride

The next fighter for Killer Instinct Season 2 on the Xbox One has been revealed. Making a cameo appearance at the end of the trailer upcoming Season 2 character Omen, Golem is set to be the next character to make his debut at some point during Season 2. The trailer itself is mostly about Omen,...
Save 50% today on this hard case and holster for Lumia 920

Save 50% today on this hard case and holster for Lumia 920

The durable ShellCase shields your Lumia 920 from those unforeseen accidents while providing an enhanced grip with its unique texture on the back. The 180º swiveling belt clip doubles as an adjustable clip stand, perfect for watching your favorite movies and videos on the go. Yours today for just...
Saints Row IV Xbox One Twitch stream

Watch our wild and crazy replay of Saints Row IV: Re-Elected on Twitch

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours, showing you some of the wide variety of games available on Microsoft's latest console. Last week, we streamed Sniper Elite III and dished out codes to 23 lucky viewers. Tonight, we'll be playing Saints Row IV...

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