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Microsoft’s Cortana-Powered Invoke Speaker Has Spotify Support

04/27/2017, It was confirmed by Microsoft last year that premium audio brand Harman Kardon is working on a new smart speaker that’s powered by its artificial intelligence assistant Cortana. It didn’t reveal much information about this product but the...

ARM-Powered Windows 10 Laptops To Arrive This Year

04/23/2017, Our mobile devices typically feature different chipsets compared to those found on computers. However as mobile devices like smartphones become more popular, many are wondering if perhaps ARM-based chipsets could eventually replace more traditional...

Microsoft To Release Major Windows 10 Updates Twice A Year

04/21/2017, Having an up-to-date version of your operating system goes a long way in ensuring that it is protected from the latest threats, as well as smoothing out any bugs, introducing new features, improving upon existing ones, and more. The good news for Windows...

Microsoft Launches To-Do App For iOS

04/19/2017, Microsoft’s mobile efforts with regards to its own operating system and hardware haven’t exactly been doing well, although we guess admittedly it’s hard to compete against juggernauts like Apple and Google with their iOS and Android platforms....

Microsoft Enables Phone Sign-In Feature For Microsoft Accounts

04/18/2017, Different websites and services sometimes require different styles of passwords. For example some websites might be quite relaxed and simply require a password that’s 6-12 characters long. However some services, especially banking services, might...

Microsoft Launches Literacy Tool For Its Edge Browser

04/18/2017, The internet is a great place to learn about all sorts of things, and browsers are generally the tools we used to get to where we want to go on the web. However it seems that Microsoft wants to take things a step further by launching a literacy tool...

Windows 10 Power Throttling Feature Will Help Save Battery Life

04/18/2017, Microsoft today announced that it’s testing a new Windows 10 feature called power throttling which as the name suggests is going to help conserve battery life on Windows 10-powered notebooks and tablets. The feature is being tested in the latest...

Microsoft Patches NSA’s Windows Exploits

04/17/2017, Mysterious hacker collective Shadow Brokers recently released a cache of NSA tools which include some that have been designed to target Windows-powered computers. This obviously reflects badly on Microsoft as its customers are open to hacking by a state...

AMD Might Have Hinted At Halo 3’s Arrival For The PC

04/17/2017, Halo 3 was released back in 2007 where it was made available for the Xbox 360 before it eventually found its way onto the Xbox One. However could it also be making its way to the PC? Nothing official has been announced yet, but it seems that AMD could...

Xbox Insider Hub For PC Coming Soon

04/16/2017, The Xbox Insider Hub enables members of the Xbox Insider program to share feedback about software and features that Microsoft tests with the company so that it can find out if there are any issues and address them before the public release. Feedback is...

Original Windows 10 Release Support Ends May 9th

04/13/2017, Microsoft has confirmed that it’s going to end support for the original release version of Windows 10, version 1507 to be precise, next month. Microsoft was actually supposed to do this on March 26th as part of its shift to the Windows as a Service...

Microsoft Inks Six-Year Partnership With Porsche For Forza

04/13/2017, Microsoft has announced that its Turn 10 Studios has signed a new partnership with Porsche which will span six years and will be focused on the Forza franchise of racing simulators. The partnership kicks off with the open registration for Porsche’s...

Project Scorpio Reveal Confirmed For E3 2017

04/13/2017, Microsoft confirmed last year that it’s working on a new Xbox console codenamed Project Scorpio. The company hasn’t confirmed much about the console at this point in time but more information about its internal specifications was confirmed...

Microsoft Almost Released An Upgraded Xbox One Last Year

04/13/2017, Last year with Sony launching the PS4 Pro, many had expected Microsoft to answer with an upgraded console of their own. Microsoft did announce such a console in the form of Project Scorpio, but the catch was that it would only be released in 2017, which...