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Possible Microsoft Wearable Stops By The FCC

10/22/2014, A couple of days ago, it was rumored that Microsoft was working on a new wearable device that could be launched in the next couple of weeks. We have heard the rumors of such a device to be in the works, and now thanks to a recent FCC sighting, it looks...

Xbox One November Update Will Feature Custom Backgrounds

10/21/2014, About a couple of weeks ago, it was revealed that some of the Xbox 360’s features such as themes and custom background settings in the dashboard could be arriving for Microsoft’s Xbox One console in the near future. Well the good news is that you...

Microsoft Azure Gets New Market, “Loves Linux”

10/20/2014, We were attending the Microsoft Cloud Briefing this morning, with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Scott Guthrie (EVP Cloud & Enterprise) talking about how Microsoft sees cloud computing going forward. Microsoft’s CEO says that their view is...

New Xbox One System Update Brings A Handful Of New Features

10/16/2014, Microsoft has made it a habit of releasing feature packed software updates for its latest console, the Xbox One, and the latest release is no different. It brings a handful of new software features for the console that has been having a hard time beating...

Xbox One Assassin’s Creed Bundle Brings Two Free Titles

10/15/2014, It is no secret that Microsoft’s Xbox One has found it hard to beat Sony’s PlayStation 4 when it comes to sales. The company started selling the Xbox One without Kinect to match the PS4′s price. Bundles are another great way to move...

Skype Qik Is Microsoft’s New Video Messaging Application

10/14/2014, In an apparent push towards mobile, Microsoft today launched a new application that brings together its popular Skype brand and Qik, which was originally an online video streaming application that was acquired by Microsoft a couple of years back. The...

Microsoft Makes Pre-Ordering Xbox Games Online Even More Lucrative

10/13/2014, Microsoft really wants you to know that you should use MicrosoftStore.com to pre-order upcoming Xbox games which is why it is adding yet another incentive to keep you from going with some other retailer. Today it has announced that Xbox Live Rewards...

Microsoft Launches Keyboard For Android Wear

10/12/2014, One thing many are trying to tackle these days is bringing over keyboards to wearable devices. Usually voice input is considered the best method of interacting with a smartwatch when the need arises to send a text message, email or write in an app but...

Microsoft May Stop Producing ARM-Based Surface Tablets [Report]

10/09/2014, A couple of conflicting reports have come up today regarding the Surface tablet. First it was said that Microsoft is going to kill its tablet lineup completely but the company responded that it is committed to Surface Pro and that there will be a...

Microsoft Reiterates Support To Surface Tablet Program

10/09/2014, There has been a lot of speculation recently about the future of Microsoft’s tablet business. We covered a rumor earlier today which claimed that Microsoft was actually thinking about giving up on this business altogether. The company was rumored to...