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Microsoft Launches ‘Pix’ Camera App For iOS

07/27/2016, Last week we reported that Microsoft was planning on launching a new camera app called Pix for iOS. If you are an iOS user who isn’t 100% satisfied with the default iOS camera app, or if other third-party solutions aren’t quite cutting it, you might...

Microsoft Hit With More Lawsuits Over Aggressive Windows 10 Upgrades

07/27/2016, Microsoft has been criticized quite a bit for its aggressive push of the free Windows 10 upgrade and there has been talk of legal action as well. The company was sued by a woman in California last month who ended up settling with Microsoft for a fair bit...

Microsoft Blames Surface Pro 3 Battery Issues On Software

07/27/2016, We reported yesterday that Microsoft was investigating reports of significant battery issues with the Surface Pro 3. Reports of the Surface Pro 3 facing these issues started coming in back in May this year and Microsoft finally said that it’s going...

Latest Microsoft Word Feature Will Help You With Research Papers

07/26/2016, Microsoft today introduced a new feature for Word that’s going to make it easier for you to write research papers. The feature is called Researcher, and it helps users find and incorporate reliables sources and content in their paper. Users can...

Surface Pro 3 Battery Issues Being Investigated By Microsoft

07/26/2016, Many Surface Pro 3 owners are reported significant battery issues with their tablet/notebook hybrid and Microsoft has taken notice of the problems. The company says that it’s investigating the matter. Reports of Surface Pro 3 battery drain have been...

New Xbox One S Bundles Detailed

07/26/2016, You’ve already seen the Gears of War 4 Xbox One S bundle but that’s certainly not the only one. A couple of new Xbox One S bundles have been detailed today that pair the smaller, 4K-compatible Xbox One console with popular titles like Madden...

Microsoft Creates The Shazam For Flowers

07/26/2016, When you’re out and you hear a song on the radio that catches your ear, you might turn to apps like Shazam or SoundHound to try and identify the song for you. That works great for songs, but what about nature? Sure, you might be able to identify a rose,...

The Xbox 360 Was Almost Named The Xbox 3

07/26/2016, Microsoft’s naming schemes for its consoles has been a bit weird. Unlike Sony who has opted for more traditional naming like the PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, and the PlayStation 4, Microsoft has chosen rather odd names. The first Xbox was...

Microsoft Highlights Surface Pro 4’s Abilities In New Promos

07/25/2016, If you’re in the market for a new computer, Microsoft would really like you to take a look at the Surface Pro 4. The company today released some new promotional videos of the Surface Pro 4 to highlight some of the abilities of this device. The...

PSA: Windows 10 Free Upgrade Will End July 29

07/25/2016, So we know that Microsoft has been rather aggressive when it comes to pushing out upgrade notifications for Windows 10. Some would say that it’s almost forceful in nature how they want users to upgrade. However if you’re holding off for whatever...

Microsoft Discounts The Xbox One To $250 For A Limited Time

07/24/2016, Microsoft announced not too long ago that the slimmer and newer Xbox One S would be released on the 2nd of August. The console will be priced at $299 for the 500GB version, but if you’re not too fussed about some of its features and its slimmer profile,...

You Will Lose Your Xbox Live Gamertag If You Don’t Do This

07/24/2016, For many gamers, their Xbox Live Gamertag is very precious and they can’t even stand the thought of losing it. However, due to the recent changes that Microsoft has made to their services agreement, gamers now have to do one thing or otherwise they...

Microsoft Gets In On The Pokemon Craze With OneDrive Update

07/22/2016, Pokemon GO is the craze of the moment and with the game having yet to be launched around the world, we expect that it will continue to trend for quite a while. Now we’re seeing a lot of photos of people posting their Pokemon GO experiences on social...

Xbox One Windows 10 Apps Going Live Soon

07/21/2016, It appears that Microsoft is gearing up to enable universal Windows 10 apps on Xbox One in the near future. We’re gradually seeing some universal apps go live on the Xbox One. Netflix and MSN Weather’s universal Windows 10 apps can now be...