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Original Windows 10 Release Support Ends May 9th

04/13/2017, Microsoft has confirmed that it’s going to end support for the original release version of Windows 10, version 1507 to be precise, next month. Microsoft was actually supposed to do this on March 26th as part of its shift to the Windows as a Service...

Microsoft Inks Six-Year Partnership With Porsche For Forza

04/13/2017, Microsoft has announced that its Turn 10 Studios has signed a new partnership with Porsche which will span six years and will be focused on the Forza franchise of racing simulators. The partnership kicks off with the open registration for Porsche’s...

Project Scorpio Reveal Confirmed For E3 2017

04/13/2017, Microsoft confirmed last year that it’s working on a new Xbox console codenamed Project Scorpio. The company hasn’t confirmed much about the console at this point in time but more information about its internal specifications was confirmed...

Microsoft Almost Released An Upgraded Xbox One Last Year

04/13/2017, Last year with Sony launching the PS4 Pro, many had expected Microsoft to answer with an upgraded console of their own. Microsoft did announce such a console in the form of Project Scorpio, but the catch was that it would only be released in 2017, which...

Xbox Scorpio Dev Kit Hints At The Console’s Final Design

04/12/2017, Microsoft has been revealing bits and pieces of its Project Scorpio Xbox console and we expect that additional details, such as availability and pricing, will be revealed at E3 2017 this coming June. However one question remains and that is how will the...

Windows 10 Creators Update Released

04/11/2017, After making Windows 10 Creators Update available for manual download about a week ago, Microsoft has finally started rolling out said update today. Windows 10 users will gradually receive the update over-the-air if they don’t want to go through the...

Windows Vista Support Has Officially Ended

04/11/2017, Perhaps no other iteration of Windows has created such a bad reputation for itself than Windows Vista. Universally loathed, Microsoft was quick to move on after Vista and didn’t quite look back. However, since it was a major platform release, the...

Project Scorpio Could Help Push Xbox One Sales Ahead Of PS4

04/09/2017, In terms of who outsold whom, it has been a bit back and forth between Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PS4 console, where the latter seems to be the one leading most of the time, although in recent times Microsoft’s Xbox One console has been doing...

Skype Real-Time Voice Translation Now Supports Japanese

04/09/2017, Skype Translator feature comes in handy if you’re trying to have a conversation with someone who speaks a different language. It supports some of the most widely spoken languages and provides users with real-time voice translation. Microsoft...

Xbox Spring Sale 2017 Offers Generous Discounts On Over 350 Games

04/09/2017, Spring has officially sprung and if you’ve been meaning to buy some new games for your Xbox One then get ready to spend some money. Microsoft has confirmed when the Xbox Spring Sale 2017 is going to kick off and that it’s going to provide Xbox...

Leaked Surface Pro 5 Details Reveal No Significant Changes

04/09/2017, Microsoft is due to launch new hardware in the near future and while much has been rumored and said about the Surface Book 2, we haven’t really heard much about the Surface Pro 5. Some early details about the Surface Pro 5 have been leaked online...

Cortana Can Now Help Set Up A New PC With Voice Commands

04/09/2017, Cortana has become much more capable over the past few years ever since Microsoft announced its very own virtual private assistant. It’s even integrating it into the setup process for new Windows 10 PCs. The company has made a major change to the...

Microsoft Banning And Removing Emulators From The Windows Store

04/07/2017, Since not many people still own a working NES or a Game Boy, this is where emulators come in handy where they allow gamers to play games from consoles that are no longer available. This has allowed many gamers to relive classics and nostalgia, although...