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Microsoft Closes $26.2 Billion LinkedIn Acquisition

12/08/2016, It has been a few months since Microsoft announced its intention to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. Deals as big as this require a lot of time to through the various legal and regulatory hurdles that stand in the way. All of that is now over for this...

KakaoTalk Windows Phone App Discontinued

12/07/2016, KakaoTalk is one of the many cross-platform messaging services available and even though it’s not that big in other parts of the world, it’s one of the market leaders in South Korea. There were reports earlier this year that KakoTalk was...

Microsoft Debuts Zo, A New AI-Based Chatbot

12/05/2016, Earlier this year, Microsoft tried to get into the chatbot game by debuting a chatbot called Tay. Unfortunately the way it was designed allowed the bot to pick up on negative things said by users, such as sexist or racist comments, which led to Microsoft...

Microsoft 12 Days of Deals 2016 Brings Substantial Discounts

12/05/2016, Do you like discounts? Who doesn’t! If you’re interested in purchasing some new Windows-powered machines and other items then you might want to check out the Microsoft 12 Days of Deals 2016 promotion. The promotion is live today and provides...

Windows 10 HomeHub To Give Amazon Echo A Run For Its Money

12/04/2016, Amazon has shown what its digital personal assistant Alexa is capable of doing by baking it into its Amazon Echo devices. This compelled Google to show off a similar technology in the form of Google Home. Microsoft is said to be taking a slightly...

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Specs Leaked

12/04/2016, Microsoft released the Surface Pro 4 in October last year and even though it’s a pretty powerful computer it’s due for a refresh. While Microsoft hasn’t confirmed when the successor will be out, a new report claims to leak Microsoft...

Microsoft Announces Cloud Storage Options For Office On Android

12/04/2016, As much as Microsoft would love for all their users to use their OneDrive cloud storage service, the reality is that users already have their own cloud storage services that they’re probably used to using by now. The good news for Office users on...

Final Fantasy XV On Xbox One Found To Offer Smoother Experience

11/30/2016, With Final Fantasy XV being released on multiple platforms, we’re sure some are wondering which platform they should play the game on. For those who are wondering about the pros and cons, the folks at Digital Foundry have put the game to the test on the...

Stardew Valley Coming To Xbox One December 14

11/30/2016, Stardew Valley is one of the more popular indie games available at the moment. Just a few months ago, the game was released on both Mac and Linux platforms, and the good news for Xbox One gamers is that if you were hoping to get your hands on the game,...

Microsoft Surface Studio Packs A Hidden ARM Processor

11/29/2016, The Microsoft Surface Studio is a very powerful all-in-one Windows PC that’s made by Redmond itself. It has now started sending out units to pre-order customers which means that it was only a matter of time before the folks over at iFixit did a...

PlayStation 4 Outsold Xbox One On Cyber Monday

11/29/2016, The PlayStation 4 has outsold the Xbox One ever since both consoles were released back in 2013 though Microsoft has been able to claw back the lead for its console at least for a few months in the United States. However, it was Sony’s console that...

Surface Phone Reportedly Enters Trial Production At Pegatron

11/28/2016, It has become something of an open secret that Microsoft is developing a Surface Phone. This has only been rumored about in the past, but a recent comment from Microsoft’s CEO seems to have fueled the rumors and lent a certain amount of credibility to...

Surface Phone Rumored To Sport Snapdragon 835 Chipset & 6GB RAM

11/26/2016, The existence of the Surface Phone is really anyone’s guess at the moment. However recently there was a glimmer of hope when Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella hinted that the company was working on the “ultimate mobile device”. Now thanks to Nokia...