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Windows 8.1 RTM Screenshots Leaked

08/26/2013, Last we heard, Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8.1 update is said to have been finalized and will begin rolling out on the 17th of October, and for those who did not bother with the Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview and were wondering how the operating system...

Xbox 360 Update Brings An End To Microsoft Points Starting Today

08/26/2013, Microsoft has been planning to do away with its arbitrary Microsoft Points system it first introduced with the Xbox 360 in time for the release of the Xbox One. We first heard it as a rumor earlier this year, but has since confirmed they will be...

Additional Nokia Sirius Windows RT Tablet Details Leaked

08/26/2013, We’ve been hearing a lot in regards to Nokia’s upcoming tablet, which we’ve even seen leaked photos of the device as well as specs just a few weeks ago. Today, it seems like we’re learning a bit more about the upcoming tablet...

White Xbox One Could Be A Microsoft Employee Exclusive [Rumor]

08/26/2013, There are always perks to working at large corporations, especially if those corporations are the ones responsible for creating the gadgets and electronics that we use today. We’ve seen Verizon offer their employees special edition handsets in the past,...

Windows 8.1 Development Finalized

08/25/2013, We more or less know that Development of Windows 8.1 is already complete, which further confirms previous speculations as to when Microsoft’s primary operating system would be updated – the time frame does seem to be in time for the coming...

Bing Image Search Quality Nudges Google’s

08/23/2013, The Bing Search team has published a new blog post in which they present their latest results in Image Search quality. Typically, searching image is extremely different form searching text since the computers have much less data to go on, without going...

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Retiring Within A Year

08/23/2013, When most people think of Steve Ballmer, they probably think of Microsoft second, with the first image being a high-energetic employee who always gave his all during his speeches. Today, Microsoft has announced the legendary Steve Ballmer will be retiring...

Giant “Piano” Made Up Of Surface RT Tablets

08/23/2013, Being creative in this day and age is even easier than ever before, considering the number of options that you have on hand. The introduction of technology in the form of smartphones, tablets, digital tablets, and the ilk make the arts even more...

Microsoft Alleged Bribery Probe Extends To Russia And Pakistan

08/22/2013, It was reported back in March that Microsoft was being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Department of Justice over claims of bribery in foreign countries. Back then it was claimed that Microsoft’s partners had allegedly...