• New Microsoft Edge feature will squeeze out even more performance on Windows 11

    7 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The latest edition of Microsoft Edge is set to pack a new disk caching feature that the company says will provide a big performance upgrade whilst minimizing its storage footprint. A disk cache is used by browsers to store resources fetched from the web so that they can be accessed quickly later if needed; the larger the size of the cache, the larger the likelihood that the resource being requested can be fetched from the disk, which is often faster than fetching the same resource from the network. However, particularly on systems with low disc space, a large cache runs the risk of slowing...
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  • Some of the most important Microsoft Teams features are coming to more users

    Some of the most important Microsoft Teams features are coming to more users

    7 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Microsoft is working on a series of updates for online collaboration platform Teams that will extend some of the most important and useful features to a larger pool of users. A pair of new entries in the company's product roadmap show that Microsoft Teams users dialling in from the office will soon benefit from both end-to-end encryption for one-on-one calls and the ability to join meetings via passcode. The former will afford Teams Rooms users access to the gold standard level of security, making it impossible for third-parties to eavesdrop on discussions. Meanwhile, the ability to use a...
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