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Microsoft Will Stop Surface 3 Production Later This Year

06/26/2016, It has been reported recently that Microsoft’s Surface 3 tablet is in short supply and getting your hands on one is proving to be difficult. Some suggested that perhaps Microsoft is reducing supply on its own and is now in the process of clearing...

Microsoft Exec Says Their Next Phone Will Be A High-End Model

06/25/2016, Last month Microsoft announced that they would be exiting the consumer smartphone business, but this does not mean that they will be giving up on mobile. Instead they are expected to focus on the enterprise sector, and this was recently confirmed during...

Microsoft Tried To Partner With Nintendo Before Making The Xbox

06/24/2016, Back in the good old days, Microsoft and Sony weren’t names that you would associate with gaming. Nintendo, however, was largely considered (and still is) a household name when it came to video game consoles, which is why it isn’t surprising to learn...

Microsoft Wallet Lets Windows 10 Mobile Users Tap-To-Pay

06/23/2016, Looking for a mobile wallet to use on your smartphone? At the moment it seems that save for PayPal, the majority of mobile payment solutions appear to be exclusive to platforms, like Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay, just to name a few. Now it...

Final Fantasy 14 For Xbox One Could Become A Reality

06/19/2016, Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn has been available for PlayStation 3 since it was launched back in 2013 and it arrived on PlayStation 4 back in April 2014. The game is also available on Windows so naturally many have asked if it’s ever going to...

Microsoft Looking To Ship Games On Steam Again

06/16/2016, If you’re hoping to find future games from Microsoft be available for purchase on Steam, it seems that is a possibility that Microsoft isn’t opposed to. Speaking during Giant Bomb’s E3 stream (via ArsTechnica), Xbox boss Phil Spencer said that is...

Halo 6 Will Most Likely Be Released For The PC

06/16/2016, Last month it was confirmed that Halo 5 would not be making its way onto the PC. We kind of knew this was the case, but it further cemented Microsoft and 343 Industries’ position on the matter, which is admittedly a bit disappointing. However if you...

Microsoft Confirms Dead Rising 4 Release Date

06/15/2016, During its E3 2016 press conference, Microsoft shows off a new trailer for Dead Rising 4. It didn’t provide a confirmed release date for the title but only said that the game is going to be released in “holiday 2016.” A listing went live...

Microsoft Considered Releasing An Upgraded Xbox One This Year

06/15/2016, So we know that Microsoft’s upgraded Project Scorpio Xbox One is due for a release in 2017, but what we did not know is that the Redmond company actually considered releasing an upgraded Xbox One this year, and by that we don’t mean Project Scorpio,...

Microsoft Denies Xbox One S Will Have A Performance Advantage

06/15/2016, The Xbox One S was announced the other day and according to Microsoft’s announcement, the console will support 4K video streaming and also HDR content, but other than that the console’s performance and hardware is expected to be in line with the...

Don’t Have A 4K TV? Maybe The Xbox ‘Scorpio’ Isn’t For You

06/15/2016, Microsoft confirmed that the Xbox “Project Scorpio” is in the works and will be launched in 2017. This will be the upgraded Xbox One that we have been hearing so much about lately. However at the same time, Microsoft also announced the Xbox One S...

Microsoft’s Project Scorpio Will Not Use First-Party VR Tech

06/14/2016, The other day Microsoft confirmed that their upcoming Project Scorpio console would support virtual reality technology. However the question is, how will virtual reality be used on the console? WIll it be through Microsoft’s own efforts? After all, we...