Mark HachmanSenior Editor, PCWorld

As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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Microsoft's Surface Duo may have a 'Peek' interface for glancing at calls

Unauthorized video published by WalkingCat on Twitter appears to reveal "Peek," a feature of the upcoming Surface Duo Android phone from Microsoft that shows a narrow strip of information when the phone is slightly opened.

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How to use Windows' Your Phone app to connect your phone to your PC

We'll walk you through how to use Windows 10's Your Phone app, from basic setup to its ability to show texts and notifications, remotely interact with your Android phone's screen, and even place calls.

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Google and Microsoft are scaring consumers over Edge extensions, and for what?

The new Edge browser can use Chrome extensions, but users risk being scared away by security warnings from both Google and Microsoft.

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Lenovo announces a major ThinkPad refresh, including AMD's mobile Ryzen 4000 chips

Lenovo ushers in the Ryzen 4000 Mobile generation with a top-to-bottom refresh of its ThinkPad laptop line.

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Microsoft tasks its Defender antimalware with securing corporate Android and iOS phones

Microsoft plans to offer its Microsoft Defender security services to Apple's iOS and Google's Android operating systems for smartphones. A version for Linux is in preview, too.

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 screens are cracking, some users say

Some users say that the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 has begun spontaneously developing cracks in the screen, leading them to call upon Microsoft to look into it.

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Hands on: Microsoft's Office app for Android is tuned for the smartphone generation

Microsoft released its Office app for Android and iOS, with the ability to edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps, scan images using Office Lens, and create PDFs. There's more to come, too.

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Report: Microsoft Surface Book 3, Surface Go 2 could debut this spring

A report from Petri says both the Surface Book 3 and the Surface Go 2 could debut at a Microsoft event in New York.

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Broadcom ships the first Wi-Fi 6E chip for mobile devices, paving the way for new 6GHz networks

With dedicated 6GHz spectrum expected to open up this year, Wi-Fi 6E will be the next standard in home networking. Broadcom is first to announce its new Wi-Fi 6E chip, the BCM4389.

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eBay is selling the Surface Pro 7 and Intel Surface Laptop 3 for 30 percent off through Monday

The eBay Valentine's Day/President's Day sale includes the recent Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro 7 at steep discounts, along with an HP Omen 15-inch gaming PC. Even a refurbished Xbox One X is $100 off.

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Windows 10's first PowerToys app allows custom Snap resizing and looks amazing

One of Microsoft's first rebooted PowerTools is FancyZones, a cool app that allows you to design custom zones to snap windows to using Windows Snap.

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What to expect in Microsoft's new Windows 10 20H1 release, due soon

Microsoft hasn't yet released Windows 10 20H1 (version 2004) yet. But we have a preview of what new features you can expect.

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Microsoft's Windows 10X: A dozen ways it's cooler than just two screens

We learned today that Microsoft's Windows 10X operating system is much more than just a dual-screen operating system for the Surface Neo. New features include lightning-quick updates, no need for antimalware, and more.

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Hands on with Windows 10X: Microsoft's dual-screen OS is shallow but slick

Microsoft has released an early version of Windows 10X, its OS experience for dual-screen PCs. Though it probably will lack the depth of Windows 10, it's already showing off its usefulness.

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Microsoft walks back plans to switch Chrome search to Bing for Office 365 customers

An upcoming version of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus will automatically switch Chrome users to searching with Bing and Microsoft Search, unless admins and users take these steps.