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Microsoft: OneDrive Groups Are No More In October

08/24/2015, The good people over at Microsoft have just announced that the Groups feature in OneDrive? It will not longer have any more support from this October onward, which is a wee bit more than a year after the ability to come up with the creation of groups was...

Microsoft Wants To Turn Your Smartphone Into A 3D Scanner

08/24/2015, Microsoft Research is working on a new project which will allow you to create high-quality 3D images in real time, you don’t require any expensive gadgets to do this, the project is focused on making this happen with regular smartphones. The aim is...

Cortana For Android Beta Officially Released

08/24/2015, We have known for a while now that Microsoft is developing Cortana for Android and just last month an early version of the app was leaked, today Microsoft has officially released Cortana for Android beta. Anyone can download and install the app on their...

Some Torrent Trackers Have Apparently Banned Windows 10

08/24/2015, According to a recent survey, it has been found that the majority of Windows 10 users are pretty pleased with the operating system. That being said if you do use torrents, there is a good chance that your torrent tracker could have banned Windows 10. This...

Study: Majority Of Users Love Windows 10

08/23/2015, While Windows 8 and 8.1 was an interesting direction that Microsoft was headed towards, it seems that its users weren’t that ready for such a radical shift, especially when you consider that they have been used to a particular UI layout and features for...

Lumia 940, 940 XL Rumored For 19th October Launch

08/23/2015, According to an earlier rumor, despite Microsoft apparently passing up the opportunity to launch  new devices at IFA 2015, they are instead expected to host an event of their own in October where they will announce new Lumia devices, a new Surface...

Master Chief’s Face Won’t Be Revealed In Halo 5

08/23/2015, There is a lot of anticipation among the Halo community for the upcoming title but if fans have been waiting to see what Master Chief looks like they should give up on keeping their fingers crossed because Master Chief’s face is not going to be...

Outlook For iOS Gains Attachment Editing & Resend

08/21/2015, We tend to work on our mobile devices as much as in front of a desktop computer these days, unless you are one in a line where you would need to work with highly specialized equipment, and the modern day smartphone or tablet does not have that kind of...

Microsoft Wants To Shock You The Next Time You Get A Notification

08/20/2015, When we receive a new notification, our phone will make a sound, vibrate, maybe both, or sometimes some users prefer to not know until they check their devices. Either way it comes down to personal preference, but it seems that Microsoft really wants to...

12 Inch Windows 10 Tablet Reportedly Being Developed By Samsung

08/20/2015, Now that Windows 10 has been released Microsoft can start ringing up OEM partners that haven’t put out a Windows powered product in quite some time and maybe convince them to give the platform another shot. Samsung has made several Windows...

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Could Extend To The Original Xbox

08/20/2015, During E3, much to the pleasant surprise of everyone, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One would be getting backwards compatibility with the Xbox 360. What this means is that the games you played on your Xbox 360 can be played on the Xbox One as well,...

Google Aware Of Chrome Issue In Windows 10 Build 10525

08/19/2015, While Windows 10 might have already been released to the masses, there are still plenty of users who are running the Insider preview. In fact if you are using Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10525, you might be familiar with an issue that is plaguing the...

Microsoft Band Is $50 Off For A Limited Time

08/19/2015, Microsoft appears to be in quite a generous mood this week because it’s cutting prices on some of its most popular products, just yesterday the company discounted the Surface Pro 3 tablet by $200. If you’ve been on the fence about picking up a...