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Xbox One Continues To Outsell The PS4 For The Fourth Month In A Row

11/10/2016, At the start of the Xbox One’s lifecycle, it seemed as though Microsoft would be having an insanely tough time trying to keep up with the PS4. Not only was it more expensive, but also judging from how developers released their games for both platforms,...

Xbox Holiday Update Arrives With New Features

11/10/2016, The Xbox Holiday Update is now being rolled out to all Xbox One owners across the globe. It brings a handful of new features such as Clubs, Achievement Rarity, Group Messaging, Looking for Group, and more. This update makes Xbox Live more social as gamers...

Microsoft Reassures That Office Will Work On Chrome OS

11/10/2016, Earlier this week there were reports that made it sound like Microsoft was blocking access to its Office apps on Chrome OS computers. To be more specific, there were owners of the Asus Flip and Acer R11 Chromebooks who were reporting that they were...

Microsoft Patches Windows 10 Flaw That Google Revealed Last Week

11/09/2016, About a week ago, Google publicly revealed that there was a security flaw in Microsoft’s Windows operating system. Flaws do pop up every now and then as hackers can get pretty creative with how they go about their hacks, but what Microsoft did not...

Xbox Preview Program Opening Up To All Xbox Owners

11/08/2016, Microsoft launched the Xbox Preview Program back in February 2014 to make it easier for console owners to give feedback, make feature requests, and share ideas with the company about how it can make the Xbox better for them. The company today announced...

Microsoft May Have Cancelled Xbox TV Streaming Devices

11/08/2016, It was rumored earlier this year that Microsoft would launch at least one of its Xbox TV streaming devices at some point in 2016 but that didn’t happen at the E3 convention where the company launched the Xbox One S and also unveiled Project Scorpio....

Use Kinect As Webcam Easily On Windows Now

11/06/2016, It has always been possible to hook up a Kinect sensor to PC and use it for other tasks as well but it wasn’t always this easy. Microsoft is making some changes related to the Kinect sensor. It has kept its promise of exposing depth, RGB, and...

SMS Relay Heading To Skype For Android

11/06/2016, Microsoft has revealed that SMS Relay features will soon be added to Skype for Android. It sort of mentioned this in passing in a blog post that was meant to announce that SMS Relay features have been added to the Windows 10 preview app of Skype. The...

Could These Renderings Be The Much-Rumored Surface Phone?

11/04/2016, Recently Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella admitted that when it came to mobile, Microsoft might have missed the boat. However that doesn’t mean that they have given up. We have long been hearing rumors that Microsoft could have a Surface Phone in the...

Microsoft Was Working On It Own ‘Touch Bar’ Back In 2009

11/04/2016, About a week ago Apple launched their new MacBook Pros that came with a new hardware feature called Touch Bar, which is basically an OLED touchscreen strip that replaces the function keys. It sounds almost revolutionary, but as it turns out Microsoft had...

Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare PC Multiplayer Has Some Caveats

11/04/2016, The general understanding is that multiplayer games played on the PC can be played with other PC gamers as well. Unfortunately for some reason, that isn’t the case with Activision’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare in which it seems that if you are...

Microsoft Offering Free Game With Xbox One S Bundle

11/03/2016, Gaming console bundles provide good value for money. You often get at least one free game with the bundle along with some other goodies. Microsoft is now offering an additional incentive for a limited time to get more people to pick up the Xbox One S....