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Lumia 1330 Purportedly Leaked

11/09/2014, There has been a lot of chatter recently about a new Lumia device. Microsoft is conducting an event on November 11th where it is going to show off a new Lumia device, but if a new leak is to be believed then perhaps the company has two new Lumia devices...

Microsoft Lumia 535 Specs And Photos Leaked

11/09/2014, We have been hearing for a while now that Microsoft is going to release a new Lumia device sans the Nokia brand. Microsoft has already confirmed the #MoreLumia event for November 11th and the fact that the Nokia brand will no longer be used with Lumia...

Office 365 Users On iPad Can Now Request A Refund

11/09/2014, You might have seen our report from last week on Microsoft’s latest move to bring Office to all. The company decided to open up editing features for all mobile users without requiring them to subscribe to Office 365. Previously users on iOS could...

New Xbox One Software Update Brings Custom Backgrounds And More

11/09/2014, Ever since the Xbox One was released in November last year Microsoft has been working hard to add new features and make improvements to the user experience through regular software updates. There’s a new update coming out this month as well and it...

Microsoft Is India’s 3rd Largest Smartphone Vendor

11/07/2014, India, the second most populous country in the world, does have a market that is worth checking out regardless of the item that goes on sale, although it would be nice if the average person would have a higher earning power instead of having it skewed all...

First Microsoft Lumia Phone To Be Announced 11th November

11/07/2014, A few days ago, a photo surfaced which showed off a Windows Phone handset without the Nokia branding. This would effectively make it Microsoft’s first Windows Phone handset that they have produced without the Nokia logo on it. Now we suppose the...

Surface 2 Helped Microsoft’s Tablet Market Share Increase By 60%

11/06/2014, The Surface 2 tablet from Microsoft is more than a year old now, and earlier this year, we have even seen Microsoft introduce a $100 price cut to this particular tablet in an effort to perhaps clear out its inventory. All in all, the Microsoft Surface 2...

Unlimited OneDrive Storage Arrives For Office 365 Subscribers

11/06/2014, It was at the end of last month when we brought you word that Microsoft will be offering Office 365 subscribers with unlimited OneDrive storage, which is good news, really. Well, it seems that Microsoft is quick to fulfill their promise, having begun to...

Microsoft-Mojang Deal Is Officially Closed

11/06/2014, It was some time a couple of months ago when Microsoft did confirm that they would be picking up Mojang, the company behind the hugely successful game across numerous platforms, Minecraft. This acquisition would have cost Microsoft a whopping $2.5...

Microsoft Office For Android Detailed

11/06/2014, Earlier this morning, we did bring you word that Microsoft Office for iOS has been released, and it will be a free for all situation – which bodes well for Microsoft, since it would allow more people to take up the offer, and who knows? It might end...

Microsoft Office For iOS Goes Free For All

11/06/2014, Under Satya Nadella Microsoft is taking some rather intriguing steps. Just yesterday the company announced that it is integrating Dropbox with Office, so files stored in the former’s cloud can be opened up and edited directly through Office apps on...

Microsoft Headset Might Help The Blind To Get Around

11/05/2014, When it comes to helping the blind move around, there has been a fair number of advancements made to make sure that they can do so in a safe manner. However, there is always room for improvement, and Microsoft intends to help the visually impaired out by...

Microsoft Reportedly Testing Windows 10 For Phones

11/05/2014, While Microsoft has made Windows 10 public there is still a significant time left before the latest iteration is publicly released. Many have asked whether the company’s mobile platform will jump on the new update as well and if a report is to be...