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Lumia Phone X Accidentally Revealed By Microsoft China

01/21/2016, According to the rumors, Microsoft is said to be launching the Lumia 650 this year, and that the phone could very well be the last Lumia phone of 2016, a bit strange considering that it is pretty early on in the year for Microsoft to be “giving up” on...

Microsoft Learning Tools For OneNote Helps Students With Dyslexia

01/20/2016, If you are someone who is suffering from dyslexia, or if you know someone who is, you might be interested to learn that Microsoft has recently launched a new tool called Learning Tools for their OneNote software. This is a toolbar add-on designed for...

Microsoft Takes Video Calls To Next Level Through Projection

01/19/2016, Video call quality has improved dramatically over the years, especially with phone manufacturers starting to give the front-facing cameras on their phones a higher priority than they did back in the day. However, Microsoft has another idea that will take...

Microsoft To Recall Some Surface Pro Power Cables

01/19/2016, Chances are you have probably read stories where devices have exploded or caught on fire, due to improper charging which leads to the phone’s battery getting too hot, resulting in an explosion or fire. The bad news is that it looks like some older...

Microsoft Patent Points To Possible Surface Pen Recharger System

01/19/2016, It goes without saying that any new iteration of hardware would most definitely come with its fair share of improvements, and that is what has happened with the Microsoft Surface series, with the Surface Pro 4 being a surefire improvement compared to the...

Minecraft: Education Edition Is Coming To A School Near You

01/19/2016, Minecraft is one of the most popular games on the planet that’s available on a wide variety of platforms. Its developer Mojang was acquired by Microsoft so it’s a Redmond property now. The company has shaken things up a bit ever since it...

Microsoft Reveals Additional Details About The HoloLens

01/18/2016, While some tech companies are looking at virtual reality being the future, it seems that Microsoft is focusing on a different reality – augmented reality to be exact, thanks to the creation of the HoloLens which seems to suggest that is the route...

Upgrade Advisor App Checks If Your Phone Is Windows 10 Ready

01/17/2016, The Windows 10 Mobile update is expected to be released in the near future. Now we know some of you guys might be holding an older phone, so the question is will your phone be compatible and eligible for the update? For example we know that the HTC 8X...

Lumia 650 Will Reportedly Be The Last Lumia Handset For 2016

01/17/2016, There have been many rumors and reports about the Lumia 650 and if recent developments are any indication then Microsoft might be close to announcing this new Windows-powered handset. According to a new report, the Lumia 650 might actually be the last...

New Processors Will Only Have Support For Windows 10

01/17/2016, Microsoft has confirmed that it has made a major change to its support policy which confirms its plans for future updates to its previous operating systems like Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. It’s not going to update previous operating systems for...

Microsoft Offers Trade-In Program For The Apple Watch

01/15/2016, The wearables space is a particularly competitive one. This means that companies are doing everything they can to get the leg up on the competition, whether it be by introducing new and exciting features, or undercutting. Recently it seems that Microsoft...

Microsoft Word Flow Keyboard Coming To iOS

01/15/2016, While Microsoft has its own mobile operating system to contend with, it seems that the Redmond company is equally eager to get as many of their products onto competing platforms as well. We’ve seen Microsoft launch their Office suite of apps on iOS and...

No Background Music Feature For Xbox One Until Summer

01/15/2016, One of the features promised by Microsoft that will be arriving on the Xbox One is the ability to choose and play your own background music. While music for games have been carefully created to match the mood and increase the immersiveness, there are just...

Lumia 950, 950 XL Owners To Get 1 Year Free Office 365 Subscription

01/14/2016, If you are eyeing the Lumia 950 or the Lumia 950 XL, or if you already own either (or maybe even both) devices, you might be pleased to learn that Microsoft has announced that they will be giving you guys a free year’s subscription to their Office 365...