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Intel Discloses ‘Variant 4’ Spectre-Like Vulnerability

05/21/2018, Earlier this year it was revealed that there were security flaws discovered within Intel’s chipsets called Spectre and Meltdown. To Intel’s credit, the company has been pushing out patches meant to put an end to these particular vulnerabilities, but...

Microsoft Wants To Know How To Make The Xbox More Accessible

05/21/2018, With the recent launch of the Xbox Adaptive Controller, it brought Microsoft one step closer to making its Xbox platform more accessible than before. However their job is definitely far from over and in a bid to help make the Xbox platform more accessible...


Microsoft Testing ‘Departments’ Section In Microsoft Store

05/21/2018, From time to time we see companies like Apple, Google, and Microsoft make changes to their app stores to make it easier to use, better to navigate, all in favor of helping users discover new apps. Recently it looks like Microsoft has been making some...

No Man’s Sky Coming To Xbox One July 24

05/17/2018, A couple of months ago it was confirmed that No Man’s Sky would be headed to the Xbox One, but no specific date was provided at that time. However according to a previous leak in which the game was spotted listed on Amazon Italy, it suggested that the...

Xbox Adaptive Controller Launched For Differently Abled Players

05/17/2018, Microsoft has announced the launch of a new controller for people who are differently abled. This new controller was actually leaked earlier this week and the company has officially announced it today. Microsoft is calling it the Xbox Adaptive Controller...

Microsoft Reportedly Developing Budget Surface Tablets

05/16/2018, Microsoft has seen considerable success with its Windows-powered Surface tablets but it would be a stretch to say that the models it has released so far have been affordably priced. That might change in the future if a new report is to be believed as...

Microsoft Launches Surface Hub 2

05/15/2018, Microsoft’s giant Surface Hub displays for business customers has done well and the company is now showing off the next generation of this product. The original Surface Hub 2 came out back in 2016 and it had a 55 inch 1080p display as well as an...

You Can Now Gift Microsoft Store PC Games As Well

05/11/2018, While gifting games isn’t exactly a new concept for other platforms, Microsoft is a bit behind on that concept and it was only late last year that gifting was made available on the Xbox One. However the good news is that if you wanted to gift PC games,...

Microsoft Would Like To Bring iMessage Support To Windows

05/11/2018, While Apple not be planning on merging its macOS and iOS platforms, the company has introduced some synergistic features where users can send and receive messages on either device, continue surfing websites, and so on. The only drawback is that it is...

Microsoft Reportedly Developing New Smart Speaker

05/10/2018, With Amazon leading the smart speaker market, many companies are now coming out with similar products to try their luck and see if they can get a piece of the pie as well. It’s easier said than done, though, but we’re surely going to see a lot...