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Microsoft Wants To Pay You To Hack Its Spartan Browser

04/24/2015, Project Spartan is the upcoming browser that Microsoft will be including in Windows 10. We expect that the browser will have its fair share of issues right off the bat as any new software would, but it looks like Microsoft wants to nip it in the bud...

Microsoft Sold 8.6 Million Lumia Handsets Its Most Recent Quarter

04/23/2015, The Windows Phone platform is a good one, but unfortunately due to a lack of apps and the unwillingness of customers to adopt the platform has led to it commanding a rather tiny market share, something that we assume Microsoft wants to change with the...

Certain Lumia 640s Can’t Run Windows 10 For Phones Preview

04/23/2015, Microsoft is running a public preview program for its next operating system. It recently released a new Windows 10 for Phones build which brings support for many existing Lumia devices. When the beta program started only a handful of Lumia devices were...

Fukushima Nuke Plant’s PCs Still Run On Windows XP

04/23/2015, I am quite sure that just about everyone knows of the nuclear disaster over at Fukushima, Japan. Well, here is an interesting snippet – it looks as though the Tokyo Electric Power Company (otherwise known as TEPCO in short), who happens to be the...

Solitaire Will Make Its Triumphant Return In Windows 10

04/23/2015, Before we had high-speed internet, playing games on the computer sometimes consisted of launching a game of Solitaire, Minesweeper, and Hearts, games that came bundled by default on Microsoft’s Windows platform. These games were always part of the...

Next High-End Windows Phone Device Possibly Spotted

04/22/2015, It has been quite a while since a proper high-end Windows Phone smartphone was released. Microsoft has said time and again that one is coming later this year but so far it has offered no information about this device. The company has instead been...

32GB Surface 3 Will Only Be Sold To Educational Institutions

04/22/2015, Microsoft recently announced the Surface 3 tablet and now it has revealed that there will be a special version which will only be sold to educational institutions. This particular version is going to have 32GB of onboard storage and 2GB RAM, these simple...

Xbox One Miracast Support Arrives In Latest Update

04/22/2015, The Xbox One has long been capable of streaming individual files through Windows PCs but the latest update is going to make it much easier for people who want to stream content from a mobile device. Miracast can also be used to mirror a mobile...

Alan Wake Might Be Ported To Xbox One

04/21/2015, According to a new report Microsoft and Remedy Entertainment are in talks to port the original Alan Wake to the Xbox One. Remedy’s CEO Sam Lake has revealed that while nothing has been set in stone just yet they are discussing the possibility with...

Microsoft Cuts Surface Pro 3 Price Yet Again

04/21/2015, Microsoft really wants you to buy its Surface Pro 3 tablet which is why it has been repeatedly cutting the tablet’s price. Once again the Surface Pro 3 price has been slashed by $150 and the company is also throwing in a fee sleeve for customers,...