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Microsoft Looks Into Possible N-trig Purchase

02/12/2015, Huge companies like Microsoft do tend to gobble up smaller companies, in part of their effort to obtain the latest technology, or at least technologies that they think will benefit their company in the long run – all without having to go through the...

Microsoft Confirms Sunrise Acquisition

02/11/2015, It was reported last week that Microsoft may have acquired the makers of the popular Sunrise calendar application. The news didn’t seem too far fetched given Microsoft’s recent focus on making its presence felt on rival mobile platforms....

Analyst Believes Xbox One’s $349 Price Is Here To Stay

02/11/2015, Right now the Microsoft Xbox One console is priced at $349 which is a lot more affordable than what the console was priced at when it was first launched. In fact it is even cheaper than when Microsoft made the first price cut to $399, and if you have yet...

Lumia Denim Not A Prerequisite To Upgrade To Windows 10

02/10/2015, As it stands there are still some Lumia devices that have yet to the receive the Lumia Denim update, with Verizon’s Lumia Icon being one of them, so what does this mean for owners of the handset who are looking forward to Windows 10? Does this mean that...

Microsoft Offers Free 100GB OneDrive Storage For Two Years

02/10/2015, Like to keep all your files in the cloud? Then Microsoft’s new promotion is going to be particularly enticing for you. The company is offering 100GB of free OneDrive storage, and that too for two full years. Its not unusual to see cloud storage...

Google Plans On Nabbing 80% Of Microsoft’s Office Share

02/09/2015, When it comes to productivity in the office, it is safe to say that the majority of businesses out there rely on Microsoft Office to get their work done, type up documents, send emails, create presentation slides, put together spreadsheets that help...

Microsoft Confirms MWC 2015 Event

02/09/2015, Every year after the International Consumer Electronics Show we turn our attention towards the Mobile World Congress. At this trade show many companies show off their new products, particularly smartphones and tablets, and this year we expect new...