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Microsoft Working On An Update For Windows RT

01/22/2015,   Microsoft pretty much dominated the news cycle yesterday as it showed off Windows 10. The upcoming iteration of its operating system brings countless new features, some of which we had already heard about, while the company also unveiled some new...

Surface Hub Is An 84-Inch Monster

01/21/2015, While plenty of attention has been going in the direction of Microsoft’s recently announced Windows 10 operating system, there are also other goodies from the software giant that is worth looking into. In fact, one might actually be fooled into thinking...

Project Spartan Is The New Windows 10 Browser

01/21/2015, Exit Internet Explorer, it is time to welcome Project Spartan, the much talked about replacement for the aged web browser that has seen its market share fall steadily from a once seemingly invincible position. In fact, this move would not have been...

Twitter For Windows Phone 8.1 Updated

01/21/2015, If you are an avid Twitter user on your mobile handset, especially if you are running on the Windows Phone platform, perhaps you will be pleased as punch to hear that the Twitter app for Windows Phone 8.1 has just seen an update roll out which will...

Cortana Headed For Windows 10

01/21/2015, It looks like Windows Phone 8.1’s voice assistant feature, better known as Cortana, will also be baked into the newly announced Windows 10 operating system right from the get go. Windows users will be able to summon Cortana by saying, “Hey,...

Windows 10 Upgrade Is Free For A Year For Select Users

01/21/2015, So, Windows 10 has just been announced by the folks over at Microsoft, and what kind of goodies can existing Windows users expect from the software giant? How about this bit of news that is sure as heck to put a smile on your face? Microsoft is set to...

Microsoft Begins Promoting Lumia Handsets As Windows 10 Ready

01/20/2015, Looking forward to learning more about Windows 10? Microsoft sent out invites last year to an event that they would be holding on the 21st of January in which more details about the upcoming update to Windows would be revealed, but in the meantime it...

Microsoft’s AutoCharge Mobile Device Charging Project

01/20/2015, Microsoft might be famous for their Windows operating system, but this does not mean that they do not dabble in other markets such as hardware as well. It seems that their research arm is developing what could very well change the way we juice up our...

Windows 10 Mobile Preview Expected Next Month

01/20/2015, Tomorrow Microsoft is finally going to show off the consumer version of Windows 10, this includes Windows 10 for mobile devices, but if latest reports are to be believed you shouldn’t expect Microsoft to release Windows 10 mobile preview tomorrow....

Microsoft Rumored To Launch Phone/Laptop Hybrid Device

01/20/2015, We have heard of laptop/tablet hybrids. In fact in the past year or so we’ve seen many such devices released into the market, and to a certain extent it makes sense. The tablet portion is for when you don’t need a physical keyboard and just want to...

Microsoft Outlook In China Hit With Man-In-The-Middle Attacks

01/19/2015, Man-in-the-middle attacks is when the attacker inserts themselves in the middle of their victims’ connections, thus being able to intercept messages sent back and forth. An example would be to direct users to fake websites set up to look like the actual...