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Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale Promises Up To 75% Off

05/14/2017, Microsoft has a growing library of Xbox titles that are now backward compatible with the Xbox One. The new console’s backward compatibility feature enables Xbox One owners to enjoy updated versions of the games that they loved on the Xbox 360. If...

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

05/11/2017, It has been known for a while now that Microsoft is going to release another major Windows 10 update later this year. It turns out that the company is going to carry over the name that it used for the first major Windows 10 update it released this year....

iTunes Will Be Released On Windows Store

05/11/2017, Microsoft made a surprise announcement at its Build developer conference today. The company revealed that it has been working with Apple to get iTunes listed on the Windows Store. It’s not like you can’t already install iTunes on Windows. Just...

Microsoft Visual Studio For Mac Released Officially

05/10/2017, Microsoft has officially released the new Visual Studio for Mac today. It had confirmed several months ago that a new version of the development suite was in the pipeline and had even released a preview version which developers have been using for quite a...

Google Chrome For Windows 10 S Might Remain A Dream

05/10/2017, A couple of weeks back, Microsoft announced the launch of Windows 10 S. It’s a new iteration of Windows 10 which will enable Microsoft to effectively compete against Google’s Chrome OS-powered Chromebooks in the education sector. Microsoft is...

HP Cortana Speaker Confirmed

05/10/2017, Amazon’s Echo devices have been very successful so far, no wonder the company keeps on adding new products to the lineup. Microsoft is looking to compete against the Echo devices by working with its OEM partners on smart speakers powered by its...

Windows 10 Running On 500 Million Machines

05/10/2017, Microsoft is reporting some numbers at its BUILD conference today. The company has confirmed that more than 500 million machines across the globe are now running Windows 10. This is the first update that it has provided on the numbers after almost 8...

Microsoft Engineer Explains Why Surface Laptop Has No USB-C Ports

05/10/2017, Not too long ago Microsoft took the wraps off the Surface Laptop. This is the latest laptop from Microsoft and interestingly enough, it does not come with any USB-C ports. A promo video that recently surfaced hinted that Microsoft had a prototype with...

No Surface 5 Coming Soon, Says Microsoft’s Surface Boss

05/08/2017, When Microsoft confirmed its next event which takes place in Shanghai on May 23rd, many speculated that we might finally see the company unveil the Surface Pro 5. However, if the boss of all things Surface at Microsoft is believed, and he really is...

Harman Kardon Invoke Speaker With Cortana Now Official

05/08/2017, After a leak earlier today that revealed information about its upcoming product, Harman Kardon has officially unveiled the Invoke smart speaker that’s powered by Cortana. It’s basically an Amazon Echo rival that comes with Microsoft’s...

Surface Pro 5 Launch Could Be At Microsoft’s May 23rd Event

05/07/2017, Over the past few months, it has been reported consistently that Microsoft is soon going to launch the Surface Pro 5. The company hasn’t made a concrete announcement about this new device as yet but it has confirmed that it’s conducting an...