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Minecraft Gets Oculus Rift Support Next Week

08/11/2016, You can already play Minecraft in virtual reality if you have a Samsung Gear VR headset but for that you require a compatible smartphone as well. If you’re a bonafide PC gamer and have an Oculus Rift VR headset then rejoice, Mojang’s popular...

Microsoft May Have Leaked Golden Key To Windows Secure Boot

08/11/2016, According to a new report, someone at Microsoft appears to have leaked a security key which can enable hackers to bypass safety features put in place using Secure Boot. The golden key was discovered by two security researchers who say that it will enable...

Beam Live Streaming Service Acquired By Microsoft

08/11/2016, Microsoft has announced today that it has acquired a live streaming service called Beam. The service enables viewers to interact with streamers while the broadcasts are live. Not only does it give viewers the ability to watch but they can also play along...

Microsoft Surface AIO Could Come In Three Display Sizes

08/10/2016, So far all of Microsoft’s Surface efforts have been of the mobile variety, like in tablet form and laptop form. However if you might recall, a rumor from a couple of months ago revealed that Microsoft had plans to create an iMac competitor in the form...

Quantum Break Steam Release Details Confirmed

08/10/2016, Quantum Break is already available on PC but the game has been exclusive to Windows 10 and the Microsoft Windows Store ever since it was launched five months ago. That’s going to change soon. Today, details of the Quantum Break Steam release have...

2TB Xbox One S No Longer Available

08/10/2016, Microsoft unveiled the updated Xbox One S console over a month ago. The new console is thinner and lighter than its predecessor, is capable of playing 4K media, and has received several other tweaks. While Microsoft is selling 500GB and 1TB versions of...

Xbox Project Scorpio Games Are Already In Development

08/08/2016, During E3 2016 a couple of months ago, Microsoft confirmed the existence of Project Scorpio which for those unfamiliar, is basically an upgraded Xbox One. That being said, the console was also pegged for a launch in the fall of 2017, and the good news is...

Tekken 7 Cross-Play Between Xbox One/PS4 Will Be Up To Sony

08/07/2016, One of the benefits of playing PC games is that it doesn’t matter what PC you have, as long as you can play the game and there is multiplayer, you can play with just about anyone. Unfortunately this didn’t really apply to consoles until recently where...

Microsoft Replaces Its Toy Gun Emoji With A ‘Real’ Revolver

08/05/2016, There has been some debate regarding the gun emoji. There are some who wish for it to be gone, while there are others who believe that it shouldn’t be an issue as it is simply a drawing. Apple seems to be leaning more towards the former as they have...

Skype Introduces New Chatbots

08/03/2016, Are chatbots the new face of customer service? From what we are seeing, it certainly looks like it could be a viable alternative. Companies like Pizza Hut have launched their own chatbots, Facebook Messenger has also introduced the featured, and if you...

Xbox One S Teardown Scores An 8 Out Of 10 For Repairability

08/03/2016, Are you planning on getting yourself the new Xbox One S? If you are, and if you are planning on keeping it around for a long time, knowing that the console is repairable is obviously important. The good news is that according to the folks at iFixit, they...

Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update Arriving August 9th

08/03/2016, Microsoft finally rolled out the Windows 10 Anniversary Update yesterday. It’s the first major update for Windows 10 which was released on July 29th last year. The company did say that the update will soon be released for Windows 10 Mobile as well...