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Plugging In A Kindle May Crash Windows 10 Anniversary Update PCs

08/25/2016, Yet another issue has been reported with Windows 10 Anniversary Update. We have previously reported that some users experienced their machines freezing up while quite a lot of users found that the update broke their webcams. As Microsoft works to address...

Microsoft Officially Gets Into Fashion With The Xbox Onesie

08/23/2016, We have the Xbox One, the Xbox One S, and Project Scorpio (whatever it will be called in the future), but now it looks like we have one more Xbox that we can add to the list, the Xbox Onesie. OK so maybe we were kidding about a new Xbox, but the Xbox...

Microsoft Will Preload Office On Select Lenovo & Motorola Phones

08/23/2016, While Microsoft might not necessarily have the largest market share when it comes to smartphones, they have played it rather smart and have been making money through the licensing of their patents. They have also tried to get in on other smartphones...

Microsoft Will Pay You To Use Its Edge Browser

08/22/2016, The Microsoft Edge browser that is bundled with Windows 10 is great. It is leaps and bounds better than Internet Explorer in the sense that it is fast, but the only downside is that it still feels a bit lacking compared to other browsers like Chrome and...

Microsoft’s Xbox Play Anywhere Won’t Kill Console Gaming

08/21/2016, When Microsoft announced the Xbox Play Anywhere feature earlier this year during E3 2016, there were some who weren’t too pleased about it. For those who are unfamiliar, Xbox Play Anywhere basically lets gamers buy a game on the Xbox and get a copy of...

Final Fantasy XIV For The Xbox One Still A Possibility

08/21/2016, Square Enix’s MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is currently playable on the PC and the PlayStation platform. This means that Xbox One gamers are pretty much out of luck, although this was something that Xbox boss Phil Spencer was hoping to...

Lumia 525 Hacked To Run Android 6.0.1

08/21/2016, The Nokia Lumia 525 was launched about 3 years ago, which means that by now and by the standards of the mobile industry, the handset could be considered practically ancient. If you did buy the phone and you have it lying around somewhere, or maybe if...

Surface Pro 3 Battery Issues Will Be Fixed Via Software

08/21/2016, For the past few weeks, Microsoft has been looking into complaints from many Surface Pro 3 owners regarding significant battery drain. A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft confirmed that the issue has nothing to do with the hardware itself and that it appears...

Latest Windows 10 Update Seems To Have Broken Webcams

08/19/2016, If you have recently updated to the latest version of Windows 10 and you’re wondering why your USB webcam is acting a bit wonky, don’t worry, it isn’t your webcam’s problem. Instead it seems to be more of an issue with the latest update to Windows...

Microsoft Already Knows What’s After Xbox Project Scorpio

08/19/2016, boxo nMicrosoft’s Xbox Project Scorpio will only be released in 2017, meaning that for now we can only assume that Microsoft will be working on the console. However this doesn’t mean that the Redmond company will only plan their future once Scorpio is...

Microsoft Thinks This Could Be The Last Generation For The Xbox

08/17/2016, What is the future of consoles? Will it be like the PC where it will keep growing stronger and more powerful with every build? Or will it hit a point where maybe consoles are no longer necessary? We’ve seen execs from the likes of NVIDIA and Ubisoft who...

Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update Released

08/17/2016, As promised, Microsoft released the first major update for Windows 10 – called Windows 10 Anniversary Update – on August 2nd. On that day the company said that it would also be releasing the update for Windows 10 Mobile in the near future....