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Microsoft’s CEO Admits They Missed The Boat On Mobile

10/25/2016, When it comes to mobile, a few years ago we would have multiple platforms vying for market share. Back then the mobile scene was more varied with the likes of iOS, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and to a certain extent, even Symbian. Fast forward to...

Microsoft’s All-In-One PC Might Be Called Surface Studio

10/24/2016, Microsoft is conducting an event in the next few days where the company is expected to unveil new Surface hardware. Rumors suggest that a Surface-branded all-in-one PC might be unveiled at this event as well. A new report claims that there’s a...

Microsoft To Hike Enterprise Prices In The UK Following Brexit

10/24/2016, The UK’s decision to break away from the EU which has since been referred to as Brexit has huge consequences. Not only is this changing the future of the UK and the EU, but it also has huge cultural, social, economical, and financial impacts that may or...

Skyrim Mods On The PS4 & Xbox One Will Have Storage Limitations

10/23/2016, Were you worried that Skyrim on the PS4 won’t be able to support mods? We know that we were a little disappointed when we first heard the news, but later it was revealed that Sony and Bethesda had finally reached some kind of agreement/compromise that...

Microsoft Tried Buying Facebook For $24 Billion

10/23/2016, Many companies tried buying out Facebook when it was gradually becoming popular and it was evident that it would morph into a behemoth in its own right, which it most certainly is right now. Yahoo tried to purchase the nascent social network back in 2006...

Microsoft Introduces Single Sign-On Via Skype Option To Its Services

10/18/2016, Companies like Google and Facebook usually allow users to use their login credentials to signup or sign into certain services, which honestly cuts down a lot of time when it comes to signing up and filling up forms. Now it looks like Microsoft is going to...

Microsoft Exec Seemingly Confirms New Nokia Phones For Q2 2017

10/18/2016, Yesterday we reported that Nokia had confirmed that their CEO will be at MWC 2017 to deliver a keynote speech. It is unclear if the speech is the only thing that their CEO will be delivering as some have speculated that MWC would be the perfect platform...

Xbox One Could Get Backwards Compatibility With Original Xbox

10/17/2016, Right now the Xbox One has backwards compatibility with the Xbox 360, which is great if you love playing old/retro games. However what if you could go way, way back? What if backwards compatibility could eventually lead to the original Xbox? Is that...

Phil Spencer Explains Why The Xbox One Isn’t So Hot In Japan

10/17/2016, Based on the latest figures offered by the NPD Group, Microsoft’s Xbox One has managed to outsell Sony’s PS4 for the third month in a row in the US. This is a huge deal considering that in the past, the Xbox One would consistently fall behind the PS4...

Next Major Windows 10 Update Release Expected In March 2017

10/16/2016, It’s public knowledge that Microsoft is working on the next major Windows 10 update but so far the company is yet to confirm precisely when this update is going to be released. We’ve known it by its codename Redstone 2 for a long time now....

Xbox One Continues To Outsell The PS4 In The US

10/14/2016, During the early stages of the PS4 and Xbox One’s product lifecycle, Sony’s PS4 was outselling the Xbox One in multiple markets for consecutive months. Given that back then the Xbox One was priced $100 more than the PS4, it is easy to understand why...

Lumia 640 XL Gets Hefty Price Cut On AT&T

10/13/2016, If you’re looking to move to a Windows-powered device then you should check out this new promotion. The Lumia 640 XL has received a hefty discount from its original retail price of $249.99. Back in July this year, Microsoft and AT&T discounted...

Alleged Microsoft Band 3 Prototype Photo Leaked

10/12/2016, While Microsoft might not have come right out and said it, it has been speculated that Microsoft could be done with their Band series of fitness trackers. The company not only stopped selling the Band 2, but they also stated that there are no plans for a...

Microsoft HoloLens Launched In Europe And Australia

10/12/2016, Microsoft unveiled the HoloLens back in January last year. The company describes it as “the world’s first and still only, self-contained holographic computer.” It’s basically a headset that you wear to jump into the world of...