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Sale Of Nokia To Microsoft Has Been Officially Completed

04/25/2014, Back in the good old days of feature phones, Nokia was the king. They produced handset, one after the other and took big chances on bold designs and ideas that might not necessarily have paid off. They have also created some very classic smartphones which...

Microsoft Office 365 Has 4.4 Million Paid Users Now

04/24/2014, Microsoft’s Office 365 has had its time under the limelight recently, and since the software giant had rolled out the subscription-based consumer software service more than one year back, they have managed to achieve a total of 4.4 million paid users as...

Microsoft Surface Mini Accessories Listed By Amazon Retailer

04/24/2014, We have been hearing rumors that Microsoft could be looking to launch a smaller version of its Surface tablets in the form of the Surface Mini. Given that smaller tablets are more than welcome by those who do not need bigger tablets of the 10-inch...

Microsoft-Nokia Deal Sees Some Last Minute Changes

04/24/2014, The Microsoft-Nokia deal is expected to close on the 25th of April, which is basically tomorrow but it seems that there are apparently some last minute changes made to the deal which we reckon might be of interest to some of you guys. So far we haven’t...

Microsoft Trademarks Filed Are Game-Related

04/23/2014, It is under two months before the spectacle that we know as E3 2014 will happen, and since this happens to be the biggest single trade show event in the video game industry each year, it would be interesting to find out that Microsoft executives have in...

Microsoft States Their Commitment To Qualcomm’s Hardware

04/23/2014, If you were hoping to see Intel-powered Windows Phone handsets, or perhaps Windows Phone handsets using NVIDIA, MediaTek, or even Samsung’s processors, you might be in for a wait because Microsoft has recently stated their commitment to Qualcomm’s...

Remote Desktop Preview App For Windows Phone 8.1 Released

04/23/2014, Microsoft had promised that it would release a remote desktop app for Windows Phone, and it has made good on that. Today the company released a preview of the Remote Desktop app for Windows Phone 8.1. The app is now available for download through the...

China Thinks Windows 8 Is ‘Expensive’

04/23/2014, Windows XP has, at long last, arrived at the end of its support life earlier this month, but this does not mean that millions of other machines, homes, and organizations still make use of Windows XP as their operating system of choice. Some of them do not...

Bing In Classroom Arrives At All U.S. Schools

04/23/2014, Microsoft intends to do their bit in giving the next generation of kids a taste of the Bing search engine by offering the ad-free Bing for Schools search engine across all schools in the U.S. This would cover all eligible kindergarten to 12th grade...

Xbox One For Japan Launches On 4th September

04/23/2014, While some parts of the world are already enjoying their Xbox One console, there are some markets that are still missing out on the fun, like Japan, for example. Well the good news for Japanese gamers is that a report from Famitsu has revealed when the...

Microsoft Organizes Party To Celebrate E.T. Videogame Dig

04/22/2014, To dig or not to dig, that is the question. Apparently, that particular question has already been answered by the folks over at Microsoft’s Xbox Entertainment Studios, as they look set to commence the digging out of an old landfill that is located...

Second Windows 8.1 Major Update To Arrive In August (Rumor)

04/22/2014, While Windows 8.1 saw its first major update roll out last week, word on the street has it that this will not be the last, as the second has been rumored to make its way to the masses later this coming August. ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley claimed that her...

Phil Spencer Admits More Needs To Be Done For The Xbox One

04/21/2014, While the console wars is far from over, so far it seems that the Sony PlayStation 4 is currently leading the Microsoft Xbox One in terms of sales, at least to date. However given that both consoles are about half a year old, we reckon that it’s still a...