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Windows 10 Now Powers 600 Million Devices

11/29/2017, Microsoft set an ambitious goal to have Windows 10 up and running on more than one billion devices by the end of 2018. The company decided to give up on that goal and acknowledged that it will take Windows 10 longer to reach that magic number. It’s...

Windows 10 Timeline Feature Will Be Live For Insiders Soon

11/28/2017, Microsoft detailed the new Timeline feature for Windows 10 earlier this year. The feature has been designed to enable Windows 10 users to switch between multiple devices effortlessly. This includes Android and iOS devices. The company built a Timeline...

Microsoft Launches Chinese-Learning App Powered By AI

11/27/2017, When it comes to learning languages, there are various apps for that which makes learning on the go and by oneself easier. However sometimes having a little help or guidance can go a long way, which is why Microsoft has since launched a new app aimed at...

Microsoft Office Android Apps Are Working On Chromebooks Now

11/26/2017, Microsoft’s Office suite of productivity applications has been available for Android since the past couple of years. However, even though Chromebooks have the ability to run Android apps, these apps weren’t made compatible with Chromebooks for...

Microsoft Selling Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 Online

11/26/2017, Microsoft may not be making any Windows-powered smartphones anymore but that doesn’t mean you can’t head over to its online store right now and purchase a smartphone. It has teamed up with Samsung in the past to launch “Microsoft...

Microsoft Seems To Be Revamping Windows 10’s Search Functionality

11/21/2017, It appears that Microsoft is working on a revamp for search functionality in Windows 10. The company seems to have taken inspiration from the search functionality in macOS where the interface floats across the screen. The new search interface has been...

Skype Pulled From The China Apple App Store

11/21/2017, Earlier this year, Apple pulled VPN apps from its App Store in China in order to comply with local laws and regulations. Now it looks like Apple is once again pulling apps from the App Store, and this time it includes certain phone and messaging apps,...

Minecraft’s Big Graphics Upgrade Will Be Delayed To 2018

11/18/2017, Back in June, Microsoft announced that they will be giving Minecraft a huge graphics upgrade that will bump it up to a 4K resolution. Given how old the game is and with newer consoles like the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X supporting 4K, we suppose it was about...

Xbox One X Receives A Poor Welcome In Japan

11/16/2017, Microsoft’s most powerful console ever – the Xbox One X – was launched recently. Demand has been great for the product in most major markets but it appears that the Japanese have not warmed up to it. According to a new report, the Xbox...

Microsoft Wallet Rebranded To Microsoft Pay In Windows 10

11/15/2017, Microsoft has decided to rebrand the payments framework that’s built into Windows 10. You might have heard of a little something called Microsoft Wallet. The framework was also known on the Windows Phone as Microsoft Wallet initially. It’s no...

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Graphics Comparison

11/15/2017, As you’re probably aware by now, Star Wars: Battlefront 2 has been released and is available pretty much across all possible platforms, save for the Nintendo Switch and Mac computers, but otherwise if you’re a PS4 or Xbox or a PC gamer, you will be...

Xbox One Game Gifting Live For All

11/14/2017, Microsoft confirmed several weeks ago that it will enable Xbox One owners to gift games to each other. This feature went live recently for members of the Xbox Insiders program. With the holiday season just around the corner, Microsoft has now launched...