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MSN Messenger Calls It A Day In Mainland China

08/29/2014, I am quite sure that we have all used Windows Live Messenger at some point or another in our lives, and sad to say (from Microsoft’s perspective, of course), Windows Live Messenger was not the default instant messaging tool that people used to...

Windows Phone 8.1 On 25% Of Windows Phone Devices

08/29/2014, It goes without saying that if you happen to be the developer behind a particular mobile operating system, you too, would want to have the latest version take up the biggest market share among all the devices out there. Microsoft is no different too, with...

Xbox One System Update Starts Rolling Out

08/29/2014, If you happen to own the Xbox One from Microsoft, then you might want to take note that the console’s September update had started to roll out already – never mind the fact that there are still a couple of days left to go through after today...

Xbox One SmartGlass App Can Now Be Used To Record Gameplay

08/28/2014, Over the past few months Microsoft has spent a lot of time and resources in improving the SmartGlass app for Xbox One. A recent update brought a couple of new features to the app which were no doubt appreciated by Xbox One owners around the globe. Today...

Microsoft OneDrive App For Android Updated With New Features

08/28/2014, Today Microsoft has released updates for its OneDrive cloud storage app on various platforms, with the Android app receiving the most significant update. OneDrive is Microsoft’s cloud storage service which was previously known as SkyDrive though the...

Microsoft Cracking Down On Fake Apps In Windows Store

08/27/2014, We’re sure that many of you guys have come across apps while browsing the app store that seem to resemble other apps. They might share a similar-ish logo and a similar-ish name, but for those who are a little bit more savvy, you guys know that the app...

Kinect To Be Used For Telemedicine And Treatment Of Parkinson’s

08/27/2014, While the Kinect accessory might have been designed for gaming in mind, many other industries, such as the medical industry, have found use for it. Well in the latest development, Microsoft has recent posted on its Health Blog that they believe that the...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Makes Its Way To 25 New Markets

08/27/2014, The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has been available in certain countries for quite a while now, but the good news is that if you were living in a country where the tablet was not officially available, hopefully it will be now. Microsoft has officially...

Forza Horizon 2 Demo Release Confirmed For Xbox One

08/27/2014, Xbox One owners will soon be able to get a taste of a highly anticipated title. Forza Horizon 2 was unveiled earlier this year and is one of the premier driving titles for Microsoft’s new console. Microsoft confirmed today that a demo of Forza...

$149.99 Standalone Kinect Sensor Arrives This October 7th

08/27/2014, Earlier this morning, we were talking about how Microsoft has decided to sell the Kinect sensor as a standalone peripheral for the Xbox One console, and while there was no concrete date of when this particular Kinect sensor will go one sale then, here we...

Windows XP Gets Unofficial Service Pack 4

08/27/2014, Windows XP is dead, long live Windows XP. Well, it looks as though there is still some life left in the legs of the Windows XP operating system from Microsoft where updates are concerned, although this time around, it would not be on an official basis....

Microsoft’s Cooks Up Functional Surface Pro 3 Made From Cardboard

08/27/2014, While cardboard might not necessarily be the most hi-tech material available at the moment, it has a lot of use, such as building boxes, and in some instances forming the frame of a virtual reality headset which is what Google debuted a couple of months...