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Holiday Gift Guide For Professionals (2016)

11/23/2016, Technology is meant to help improve our lives by making things more efficient and simpler. This is especially true for today’s working professional where they might need all the help they can get, especially if they are on the move and need to reply...

Microsoft Releases Solitaire For iOS And Android

11/23/2016, If you’ve ever used Windows then you might have played Solitaire. It’s a small game that has been included in every major Windows release for more than 25 years. It has been limited to Microsoft’s platform for over two decades but the...

Oculus Rift Xbox One Game Streaming Goes Live December 12th

11/23/2016, It was back in June last year that Microsoft confirmed that Oculus Rift owners will soon be able to play Xbox One games on the headset. Xbox One owners would have the ability to stream their games to the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. It has taken...

Microsoft CEO Hints At ‘Ultimate Mobile Device’

11/22/2016, There has been a lot of speculation about the future of Microsoft’s mobile business as its market share continues to dip but the company’s CEO Satya Nadella has said in a new interview that Microsoft has no plans of bowing out of this market....

4K Netflix Streaming Finally Comes To The PC, But There’s A Catch

11/21/2016, Is streaming Netflix in 4K on your PC something that you’ve been dying to do? For some reason this option has not been enabled for PC users for a while, despite it being available on other platforms and devices, at least until now. In an announcement on...

Microsoft Confirms Minimum PC Specs For Windows 10 VR Headsets

11/21/2016, Microsoft is getting serious about virtual reality with the Windows 10 Creators Update that’s due to arrive early next year. The company is trying to create its own VR platform using Windows Holographic, the environment that’s actually used to...

HP & Microsoft Rumored To Be Working On Windows 10 Phone

11/18/2016, The Windows 10 Mobile market share at the moment is a fraction of iOS and Android. However this doesn’t mean that Microsoft and their partners are quite ready to give up yet. According to the latest rumors, word on the street has it that HP and...

Microsoft Gives Windows Insiders A Peek Of Its Office Hub App

11/17/2016, Members of the Windows 10 Insiders program have been given an early look at Microsoft’s upcoming Office Hub app. It’s expected that the company is going to launch this app with the Windows 10 Creators Update that’s due to be released...

Microsoft Releases Visual Studio For Mac Preview

11/16/2016, Microsoft confirmed a couple of days ago that it’s going to release its primary developer tool, Visual Studio, for the Mac. That’s a pretty big change for the company which has almost always locked developers using Visual Studio to its...

Microsoft Now Lets Users Use Skype Without An Account

11/14/2016, One of the problems with using online services is that usually you’ll have to sign up for a new account. This is why single sign-on options like using your Facebook or Google credentials can save you a lot of time, but what if you’d rather not link...

Microsoft Confirms Black Friday 2016 Deals

11/14/2016, Microsoft wants to take full advantage of the shopping frenzy that Black Friday brings with it every year which is why the company today confirmed its deals for Black Friday 2016. Expect to get great discounts on some of the company’s best products,...

Visual Studio For Mac Release Confirmed By Microsoft

11/14/2016, Microsoft’s primary coding tool has always locked developers to the Windows platform as they couldn’t get the tool for its biggest rival, Mac OS. That changes today. Microsoft confirmed through a blog post that it’s releasing Visual...

Cortana Will Soon Be Released In South Korea

11/13/2016, It has been over a year since Microsoft unveiled its digital personal assistant called Cortana. It has gradually made its way to more Windows-powered devices by Microsoft and the company has gradually been rolling it out in more countries across the...