Daily Archives: July 21, 2021

Microsoft developer Raymond Chen answers the question of why the “New Item” menu exists in Windows 10 and Windows 11 in the first place. With some elements in Windows operating systems, users always wonder why this function exists at all. That’s the case with the New Item context menu, for example, which can be used when right-clicking on an empty space in Windows Explorer. “Why does a menu exist at all that can be used to create empty files?” also asks Microsoft developer Raymond Chen. He has the answer ready. Not everyone knows that certain file types are associated with…

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ space adventure lasted eleven minutes: he and his three companions flew to the edge of space in his “New Shepard” spaceship – and landed back on Earth. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has landed safely back on Earth after a short trip into space. The 57-year-old had taken off this Tuesday aboard the spacecraft “New Shepard” of his company Blue Origin from the US state of Texas. On board the space flight were, in addition to Bezos, his brother Mark as well as an 82-year-old former U.S. pilot and an 18-year-old from the Netherlands, whose father gave…