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Microsoft Will Ship Surface Hub On January 1st 2016

08/12/2015, Some two months back Microsoft announced availability details for the Surface Hub but merely weeks after that the company said that it’s indefinitely delaying shipments because it had to tune its manufacturing process due to increased early interest...

Skype For Business Makes Its Way Onto Mobile

08/12/2015, Last month Microsoft launched its Skype for Business app for Windows Phone devices, and if you’re wondering when the app will make its way onto iOS or Android, you might not have to wait much longer. Microsoft has since announced that they are launching...

Mandatory Windows 10 Update Causes PCs To Reboot Endlessly

08/12/2015, Recently it would seem that Microsoft is pushing out a mandatory update for computers running on Windows 10. This is great since updates usually indicate bug fixes, optimization, and sometimes new features. Unfortunately for some users, this update is...

Leak Indicates Lumia 830 Has Reached End Of Life Status

08/11/2015, Last year Microsoft launched the Lumia 830 where it went on sale. The device wasn’t terribly impressive and came with mid-range specs, as expected of most Lumia devices these days, but it featured a pretty decent design and its price tag made the...

Xbox One DVR Feature Will Only Be Available In These Markets

08/11/2015, It has long been rumored that DVR functionality would one day come to the Xbox One and Microsoft confirmed that about a week back at Gamescom, Xbox One DVR feature is on track for a 2016 release. The company has already provided some details about this...

Microsoft Updates OneDrive

08/10/2015, The good people over at Microsoft have just updated OneDrive by introducing a couple of new features which will hopefully make the cloud storage service all the more useful when it comes to synchronization and sharing. In the latest update, OneDrive.com...

Microsoft Reveals Windows 10 IoT Core

08/10/2015, With just about all the dust concerning Windows 10 having settled down nicely, you can be sure that any developers are starting to flex their muscles on this particular platform. Having said that, it looks like even low-power, connected devices will be...

Halo 5: Guardians Theme Music Leaked In Beta Update

08/10/2015, Halo 5: Guardians beta was recently updated and it ended up revealing more than what Microsoft might have intended, the Halo 5: Guardians theme music has been leaked through this beta update. A substantial chunk of the title’s original soundtrack...

Windows 8.1 RT Update 3 Won’t Support Windows 10 Universal Apps

08/10/2015, Microsoft confirmed a few months back that it will release one final update for Windows RT even though it has pretty much killed the operating system. Just yesterday the company updated its Windows 10 FAQ to point out that Windows 8.1 RT Update 3 is going...

Microsoft Talkman And Cityman Phones Rumored For September

08/10/2015, Just last week we were treated to photos of Microsoft’s alleged next-gen Windows 10 Mobile smartphone, the Lumia 950/950 XL. From what we can tell, the phone looks pretty good but the question is when can we expect it? Thanks to a recent tweet by...

Cyanogen Has More Users Than Windows Mobile And BlackBerry Combined

08/09/2015, It is no secret that despite being built on Android, Cyanogen wants to take Google out of the equation. Will that be possible? We reckon that will be a rather daunting task but it seems that the company is not fazed by it. In fact according to a recent...

Cortana For Android Can Replace Google Now As Default Assistant

08/09/2015, As some of you might have heard, Microsoft is working on bringing Cortana to iOS and Android devices, meaning it will no longer be an exclusive to Windows-based devices. However we had previously mentioned that it might not necessarily gain the same...

Microsoft Translator Lands On Android Wear And Apple Watch

08/06/2015, Microsoft Translator is an app not unlike Google Translate, you speak into the device in your native language and it can translate that to one of the many languages that it supports. Such apps make traveling a bit easier particularly in countries where...