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Microsoft Sold 9.3 Million Lumia Smartphones

10/24/2014, In its latest earnings report, the folks over at Microsoft did make mention that they shifted 2.4 million Xbox console units over to retailers, which means that not all of them have been sold and made their way into the homes of consumers. What other...

Microsoft Claims 2.4 Million Xbox Consoles Sold In Q1 2015

10/23/2014, It has not been a good day for earnings announcements for Amazon, but Microsoft has a very different picture painted after announcing that their Q1 fiscal year 2015 financial results also saw a whopping 2.4 million Xbox consoles sold in the same...

New Update Arrives For Windows Phone 8.1 Preview For Developers

10/23/2014, Assuming you happen to be part of the Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers program, then you would most probably be pleased to find out that there is a spanking new update that is sitting there nicely, waiting for you to perform a download as well as...

Free Xbox Music Streaming To Bite The Dust In December

10/23/2014, Microsoft has announced, rather quietly, that the free Xbox Music streaming service will bite the dust on December 1st. This service allowed subscribers to stream unlimited music for the first six months after which they were limited to 10 hours of...

Microsoft Launches Bing Torque For Android Wear

10/23/2014, So you have an Android Wear device and you want to use it to perform searches just by using your voice. An obvious answer to that solution would be to launch Google Now, especially since Google was the one behind Android Wear to begin with, right? Well if...

Microsoft Next Is A Lockscreen App For Android Devices

10/22/2014, We know how Microsoft feels about Android – after all they pretty much killed off Nokia’s attempt at Android phones not too long after they had acquired the company. A competing device against Windows Phone? No thanks! Well that’s what we...

Halo: Nightfall Official Trailer Released

10/22/2014, Games such as Halo which are sci-fi based and chock full of action seem like the perfect candidate for a movie or TV show. Well the good news is that Microsoft seems to agree as you might recall that they are making a Halo TV show called Halo: Nightfall....

Xbox One Screenshot Feature Coming In 2015

10/22/2014, Have you ever wished that your Xbox One console could capture screenshots so that you could share them with your friends and followers on social media? After all the PlayStation 4 can do that, plus screenshot capture seems like such a basic function,...

Possible Microsoft Wearable Stops By The FCC

10/22/2014, A couple of days ago, it was rumored that Microsoft was working on a new wearable device that could be launched in the next couple of weeks. We have heard the rumors of such a device to be in the works, and now thanks to a recent FCC sighting, it looks...

Xbox One November Update Will Feature Custom Backgrounds

10/21/2014, About a couple of weeks ago, it was revealed that some of the Xbox 360’s features such as themes and custom background settings in the dashboard could be arriving for Microsoft’s Xbox One console in the near future. Well the good news is that you...

Microsoft Azure Gets New Market, “Loves Linux”

10/20/2014, We were attending the Microsoft Cloud Briefing this morning, with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Scott Guthrie (EVP Cloud & Enterprise) talking about how Microsoft sees cloud computing going forward. Microsoft’s CEO says that their view is...