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Microsoft Updates Facebook Beta App For Windows Phone

11/25/2014, Microsoft has just introduced a brand new update for its Facebook Beta app for the Windows Phone platform, where there will be a slew of updates and changes made available, including allowing users to view sticker comments – which is the very first...

Windows 10 To Get FLAC Support, Audiophiles Rejoice

11/25/2014, For audiophiles, listening to music in the MP3 format is pretty much unheard of as the MP3 format tends to compress audio, thus resulting in a drop in quality. Most of us might not be able to tell the difference in audio quality, but to some users who...

Microsoft Explains Why The Xbox One Is Sized The Way It Is

11/25/2014, With our smartphones and tablets getting smaller and thinner with each passing generation, you would think that consoles would eventually get small and compact as well, right? However if anything they seem to have grown compared to back in the day, or at...

Microsoft Advertising Supports PayPal Payout For Developers

11/24/2014, Here is a little bit of good news if you happen to be a developer who makes use of the Microsoft Advertising SDK in order to monetize your Windows and Windows Phone apps – you can now opt to have your payment go all the way to your PayPal account,...

Infinity Blade Could Be Making Its Way Onto The Xbox One

11/24/2014, The Infinity Blade franchise has long been an exclusive to iOS devices and was designed to show off the iPhone’s graphics capabilities. However all of that came to an end with Infinity Blade 3 which turned out to be the last game in the franchise, at...

Microsoft Band Remains Sold Out Ahead Of Holiday Season

11/24/2014, At the end of October, Microsoft made a surprising quiet announcement which unveiled the company’s first wearable – the Microsoft Band. The device, for those unfamiliar, is a fitness tracker that tracks the usual activities but also has the...

Bing Makes Recipe Searches Easier

11/24/2014, When it comes to Thanksgiving, you know that the twin essentials of family and food make it all the more memorable. After all, without either, Thanksgiving would not be the same. Of course, when families gather together, whipping up a feast could prove to...

White Xbox One Is Going To Cost More Than Usual

11/24/2014, It was not too long ago when Microsoft made an announcement concerning a spanking new white Xbox One bundle that will feature Sunset Overdrive as part of the overall package. If you have been on the lookout for this particular bundle, you might have to...

Microsoft Presence At MWC 2015 “Confirmed”

11/24/2014, Earlier this year at MWC 2014, Microsoft made an appearance, although it was namely to announce new Windows Phone partners. Well for those wondering if Microsoft will be making an appearance at 2015’s MWC, it seems that they will, thanks to a leaked...

Microsoft Enlists K5 Robots For Security Reasons

11/23/2014, We did talk about the K5 sentry robots from Knightscope not too long ago, and it seems that Microsoft, the second most valuable company in the world, intends to enlist the help of the K5 sentry robots to increase the amount of security on their campus....

Microsoft Introduces Skype Chat To Office Web Apps

11/23/2014, Microsoft continues in their effort to make co-authoring documents as well as projects a wee bit easier than usual, having introduced Skype chat to their collection of Office web apps. The Office Online real-time chat feature will play nice with both Word...

Bing Goes HD

11/23/2014, If you happen to be a huge fan of the homepage images over on Bing, then here is some good news for you – the folks over at Microsoft have finally announced that Bing’s homepage will how feature high definition images of up to 1,920 x 1,080...