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Microsoft Teams Now Available To All Office 365 Users

03/14/2017, Microsoft confirmed back in November last year that it was working on a new tool called Microsoft Teams. It’s basically Redmond’s very own Slack rival. Microsoft Teams was launched in a limited preview last year and the company recently...

Microsoft Offers 31.4% Discount On Laptops On Pi Day

03/14/2017, Microsoft has made a habit of celebrating Pi Day every year and the company is celebrating it in 2017 as well. The company today confirmed that as part of its Pi Day celebrations, it’s offering a 31.4 percent discount on select laptops. The...

Project Scorpio To Feature Internal Power Supply And 4K Game DVR

03/13/2017, Microsoft is due to unveil the most powerful Xbox it has ever made in a couple of months. The company hasn’t confirmed much about the console so far and even though the pre-order Project Scorpio page has now gone live on the Microsoft Store, the...

Skype Updated With Support For MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar

03/12/2017, While the slimmer design, new color options, and obviously upgraded hardware are very much welcome, one of the unique features and possibly the selling point of Apple’s 2016 MacBook Pro would be the inclusion of the Touch Bar. For those unfamiliar, this...

Microsoft’s Playable Ads Lets You Test Apps Before Buying

03/12/2017, You might recall that last year Google announced a new feature called Instant Apps where instead of users having to download an app to test it, the app can be run (sometimes in a limited capacity) from the web instantly, thus giving users access to...

Halo Wars 2 Windows 10 Demo Live Now

03/12/2017, Halo Wars 2 was finally released for Xbox One and Windows 10 a few weeks back. Now that the game is out, Microsoft wants to provide those who are on the fence about buying this game the opportunity to try it out before they actually spend their money on...

Microsoft Launches Revamped Version Of Cortana For iOS Devices

03/11/2017, Back in the day when voice assistants were first launched, many of them had stayed as exclusives to the platforms they were designed for. Siri for iOS, Google Now for Android, and Cortana for Windows. However over time companies started to make their AI...

Pre-Order Project Scorpio Page Goes Live On Microsoft Store

03/09/2017, Microsoft confirmed quite a long time back that it’s working on a more powerful Xbox console under the codename Project Scorpio. Not much has been confirmed about the powerful console at this point in time but we expect the company to share more...

HP Elite x3 Price Cut By Microsoft

03/09/2017, If you’re looking for a really powerful mobile device that’s powered by Windows 10 Mobile and has the ability to provide full PC-like functionality, look no further than the HP Elite x3. This is a really niche device that’s meant for...

Microsoft Spotted Putting Ads In Windows 10’s File Explorer

03/09/2017, There is the popular saying, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch”. This is especially true in the software industry where apps that are free typically come with certain strings attached, whether it be ads or in-app purchases, but for the most...

Harvard Dropout Mark Zuckerberg Finally Getting His Degree

03/08/2017, Many of you will have heard stories about a handful of college dropouts who went on to achieve great things in life. Bill Gates comes to mind, he dropped out of Harvard in 1975, went on to found Microsoft and then did amazing things behind the wheel of...

Redmond’s Slack Rival Microsoft Teams Launch Date Confirmed

03/08/2017, It has been known for a while now that Microsoft has been working on its very own Slack rival. The company has now confirmed the Microsoft Teams global launch date. The general release of its new service has been set for later this month. Microsoft is...

Android Close To Surpassing Windows In Terms Of Internet Usage

03/07/2017, Before smartphones, most people would rely on their computers to go on the internet, and with Windows commanding pretty much the majority of the operating system market, it was also easy to why they also dominated the market in terms of internet usage....

Amazon Alexa Will Now Support Office 365 Calendar

03/06/2017, It was recently reported that Amazon’s Alexa would be able to support the Outlook Calendar, but if you’re looking for something to use at work or the enterprise, you might be interested to learn that according to a report from TechCrunch, Amazon’s...