The best Microsoft programs killed before their time

Computer Hardware

Last week, Microsoft announced that it would be dropping its classic drawing app Microsoft Paint into the Recycle Bin with the launch of this year's Fall Creator's Update. Windows users reacted with horror and Microsoft performed a hasty U-turn, declaring that Paint would still be available to download and enjoy from the Microsoft Store.

Other Microsoft classics haven't been so lucky – their charming pixel art graphics and quirky animations swept away in favor of slick, modern applications with cloud connectivity and subscription plans.

Many of these gems shone brightest around 1996-1998 – a period when my parents purchased a fine Dell PC whose mig…
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Elon Musk Warns Governors: Regulate AI Before It’s ‘Too Late’

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turkeydance shared a new article from Recode about Elon Musk: He’s been warning people about AI for years, and today called it the “biggest risk we face as a civilization” when he spoke at the National Governors Association Summer Meeting in Rhode Island. Musk then called on the government to proactively regulate artificial intelligence before things advance too far… “Normally the way regulations are set up is a while bunch of bad things happen, there’s a public outcry, and after many years a regulatory agency is set up to regulate that industry,” he continued. “It takes forever. That, in the past, has been bad but not something which represented a fundamental risk to the existence of civi…
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Xiaomi teasing Mi 6 Plus reveal a day before Huawei’s Summer showcase

Xiaomi teasing Mi 6 Plus reveal a day before Huawei’s Summer showcase

We were expecting Xiaomi to announce both the Mi 6 and Mi 6 Plus flagships simultaneously, but only the 5.15-inch Mi 6 was made available earlier this year with no signs of its larger sibling. Two new official teasers, however, are hinting at a 5.7-inch …
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Xiaomi: MIUI 9 to launch before August 16

Xiaomi: MIUI 9 to launch before August 16

Xiaomi has been pretty tight-lipped on MIUI 9 so far, with very little official information coming out of the company’s headquarters. On Thursday, the company posted a few more screenshots of MIUI 9 theme, and not the features or design of MIUI 9.
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‘Dragon Ball Super’ Episode 94 Release Date, Spoilers: Frieza Fights Against Other Teams Before The Tournament Begins

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Dragon Ball Super episode 93 was released a few days ago, meaning that fans are now eagerly waiting for the next episode to arrive. The past few episodes of the series have been really interesting as they have focused on how Goku has managed to find a replacement for Majin Buu. As we all know, […]

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Google Contacts 2.0 gets new UI and features before Android O’s launch

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Google Contacts 2.0 gets new UI and features before Android O’s launch

Google has rolled out the version 2.0 of the Contacts app with a slew of improvements and a cleaner UI. It looks like the app that has barely changed in the past few years has been updated to get a new look ahead of the launch of Android O. The refreshed …
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