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Microsoft’s Bing Will Now Power AOL Search

01/05/2016, Building a search engine from scratch isn’t easy, especially when considering that there are several companies out there like Microsoft and Google who are doing a far better job and have amassed way more experience and content. This is why it doesn’t...

Unlocked Lumia 550 Now Available In The US

01/05/2016, Last year Microsoft launched the Lumia 550 and in December, the company started selling it in markets such as Europe. The good news is that if you love the Lumia series of Windows smartphones, you will be thrilled to hear that Microsoft has started to...

Windows 10 Market Share Is Almost At 10%

01/03/2016, The last we heard in November 2015, Microsoft’s Windows 10 commanded 7.94% of the market, and back in December, there were over 200 million devices with Windows 10 running on it. Now thanks to the latest figures from StatCounter (via Neowin), it looks...

Microsoft CEO Admits Their Smartphone Market Share Is Unsustainable

01/03/2016, Microsoft’s market share in the mobile phone market is currently very, very low, eclipsed by the likes of iOS and Android. The company has been trying all sorts of ways to try and gain a foothold but it certainly looks like it is an uphill battle, and...

Microsoft Hypes Xbox One Games Due In 2016

01/03/2016, The rivalry between Sony and Microsoft in the gaming market will continue as strong as ever in 2016, both have started to hype why their console is the best option for gamers in this new year, and they’re using the various methods at their disposal...

Microsoft Reassures Windows 10 Mobile Update Is Coming “Soon”

01/03/2016, Unless you own the Lumia 950 or the Lumia 950 XL, or if you are part of the Microsoft Insider program, you probably aren’t running Windows 10 Mobile on your smartphone yet. Back in August we had heard how Microsoft had yet to lockdown a date for the...

Microsoft Will Warn Users If They Are Targeted By Government Hackers

12/30/2015, As if it wasn’t bad enough the regular hackers are trying to break into our systems and steal our information, there are also state-sponsored hackers who are out targeting systems as well, although in the case of the latter it is presumably done for the...

Xbox One Elite Controller Limited Through March 2016

12/30/2015, Despite the hefty price tag, the Microsoft Xbox One Elite controller has apparently been selling like hotcakes, so much so that Microsoft was surprised by the demand and had completely underestimated it. This is obviously a good thing for Microsoft, but...

Microsoft Releases Selfie App For iPhone

12/30/2015, Over the past year or so Microsoft has released multiple new applications for competing platforms like Android and iOS, today it’s continuing this trend by launching a selfie app for iPhone, the app is very aptly called Microsoft Selfie so...

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Coming To Windows Store Soon

12/30/2015, As it stands, Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider is an exclusive to Microsoft’s Xbox platforms, at least for now before it makes its way onto PlayStation consoles next year. However what about Windows gamers? Recently a Steam listing suggested that...

Microsoft Acknowledges Halo: Reach Issues On The Xbox One

12/30/2015, The Xbox One is Microsoft’s latest console which means that it is the company’s most powerful gaming device to date. This means that if it can handle new games without any issues, by right it should be able to handle older titles like Halo: Reach...

Over 200 Million Devices Run On Windows 10

12/29/2015, Ah, Windows 10. Just how far can this particular version of Microsoft’s operating system able to go? Pretty far, it seems. In fact, while we know that the Windows 10 encryption key could be stashed in the cloud, here we are with word that Windows 10 is...

Xbox Live Countdown Sale Discounts Fallout 4, MGS5 And Much More

12/29/2015, Earlier this week Microsoft announced that during this holiday season it’s going to run the Xbox Store’s biggest sale ever, offering 17 days of deals on games, apps, movies and TV shows. The first week of deals started December 22nd and ended...