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HP Elite x3 Sales Won’t End Until 2019

09/25/2017, It was reported recently that HP was thinking about ending sales of its Windows-powered productivity behemoth the Elite x3 in November this year. The report didn’t take many by surprise as there has been a general lack of interest from partners to...

Windows Store Is Now Called Microsoft Store In Windows 10

09/24/2017, Microsoft has decided to rebrand the Windows Store in Windows 10. It has rolled out a new Store update to Windows 10 testers on the Release Preview ring. This update brings the new name and logo for the Windows Store which shall henceforth be known as the...

Bill Gates Still Not A Fan Of Ctrl-Alt-Del

09/21/2017, We’ve all found ourselves in situations when we’re mashing Ctrl-Alt-Del on the keyboard when our Windows PC freezes. We know it by heart and it’s normally the first fix we try when something goes wrong, nevermind the fact that it’s...

Microsoft’s First London Retail Store Is Now A Possibility

09/21/2017, Microsoft is reportedly thinking about expanding its retail presence to London. According to a new report, the company is mulling the idea of opening its first retail store in London. It’s reportedly close to securing a prime piece of real estate on...

Apple Working On Fix For Outlook.com & Exchange Emails On iOS 11

09/20/2017, We have stated in the past that with every new software release there are bound to be problems that are usually only discovered after being released to the masses. It looks like for the recently-released iOS 11, some issues have already been discovered...

The Xbox One X Is Now Available For Pre-Order

09/20/2017, Just last month Microsoft announced that fans of the Xbox console could pre-order the Xbox One X Scorpio Edition, which is basically the Xbox One X that came with a tiny green Scorpio logo on it. If you missed out on that, not to worry because Microsoft...

US Navy To Use Xbox Controllers To Steer Submarine Periscopes

09/19/2017, On the surface the Xbox controller seems like a very standard gaming controller, but it looks like it is good enough for the US Navy to use. It seems that according to reports (via Engadget), the US Navy is expected to start equipping their...

Xbox One And PS4 Crossplay Live In Epic’s Fortnite

09/18/2017, Microsoft announced support for Xbox One crossplay at the E3 gaming convention last year. Sony hasn’t really been open to the idea so Xbox One and PlayStation 4 owners aren’t able to play each other online. It appears to be a different story...

Xbox One Game DVR Gets 1080p HD Support Soon

09/14/2017, The original Xbox One enables gamers to record their gameplay in 720p resolution at 30 frames-per-second. That’s good enough but it’s not great. Compare this to the Xbox One X which will have support for 4K gameplay recording from day one and...

Microsoft Edge Now Runs On 330 Million Active Devices

09/13/2017, Microsoft revealed the latest usage figures for Microsoft Edge at its Microsoft Edge Web Summit 2017 event in Seattle today. The head of the company’s Microsoft Edge web ecosystem team Charles Morris revealed that Edge is now being used on more than...

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Introduces New App Privacy Prompts

09/13/2017, Windows 10 privacy controls have gradually been improved by Microsoft throughout this year and it will continue to improve them further. Some initial concerns were addressed by the company with the Windows 10 Creators Update. The company will be making...

Microsoft Unveils Custom Xbox One S With The Chainsmokers

09/11/2017, Customized consoles aren’t a new thing, and we have seen how companies have created themed consoles that are sold as bundles with certain games, however it seems that Microsoft will be taking customized consoles to the next level by creating custom...

New Surface Products Might Possibly Be Launched Next Month

09/06/2017, Microsoft has confirmed that its annual Future Decoded event is going to take place in London from October 31st to November 1st. The company’s Surface chief is going to give a keynote speech at this event. This means that there’s a possibility...

Free Windows 10 S Upgrade Period Extended To March 31st, 2018

09/06/2017, Microsoft today announced that its first Windows 10 S-powered notebook – the Surface Laptop – has now been released in additional markets across the globe. The Surface Laptop was launched in June this year. It was Microsoft’s largest...