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Microsoft’s Cooks Up Functional Surface Pro 3 Made From Cardboard

08/27/2014, While cardboard might not necessarily be the most hi-tech material available at the moment, it has a lot of use, such as building boxes, and in some instances forming the frame of a virtual reality headset which is what Google debuted a couple of months...

Microsoft To Sell Standalone Kinect For $149

08/27/2014, Microsoft took a rather bold decision of not bundling the Kinect sensor with their latest console, the Xbox One, on store shelves, and yet this strategic move was not enough to sway the tide of popular opinion when it comes to the current generation...

Microsoft To Issue Fix For Surface Pro 3 “Overheating” Issue

08/26/2014, According to an earlier report, it was reported by several Microsoft Surface Pro 3 users that their tablets were experiencing overheating issues. Well the good news is that Microsoft has heard your complaints and has since issued a statement where they...

Windows 9 Upgrade Price Rumored

08/26/2014, There has been a lot of discussion over the past few weeks about Windows 9. Microsoft is reportedly going to release a technology preview next month which will give us our first look at the next iteration of Windows OS. The final release is expected to...

Windows 9 Will Reportedly Feature Interactive Live Tiles

08/26/2014, Recently it was reported that Microsoft is readying the technology preview of Windows 9 which the company is expected to release next month. Over the past few weeks certain details about the upcoming iteration of Windows have leaked online, but its...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Overheating Issues Could Be Solved

08/25/2014, How do you view problems? Do you see it as an opportunity to be able to fix things, or are you one who runs away in the opposite direction? Well, there was word concerning the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 that ran on the Core i7 processor going through...

Royal Caribbean International Employees Get A Windows Tablet

08/25/2014, Pilots and tablets do not mix very well, at least if one were to take into consideration this particular incident where the plane dropped 5,000 feet in mid-air due to being occupied by the iPad. Well, it should not cause too much consternation to cruise...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 With Core i7 Faces Overheating Issue

08/24/2014, When it comes to tablets, have you ever wondered just how marvelous those devices work, as they do not require any kind of humming fan that we are so used to hearing when it comes to our older notebooks and computers? Well, with the Microsoft Surface Pro...

Surface 2 Gets $100 Price Cut

08/24/2014, For those who have been looking out to get a Microsoft Surface 2, perhaps now is the best time to be able to do so. After all, how does a $100 price cut sound for the Microsoft Surface 2? This means the 32GB model will now cost you $349.99. Do bear in...

Windows 9 Rumored To Feature One-Click Upgrade Button

08/22/2014, Now if the rumors are to be believed, Microsoft could be getting ready to announce the next generation Windows operating system in the form of Windows 9 on the 30th of September. It is unclear when the operating system will be released, but we suppose at...

Microsoft Works On A Miracast Dongle, Passes The FCC

08/21/2014, To say that Microsoft has been supporting Miracast for some time now is an understatement, as Miracast technology enables one to share content without the need for any wires between a pair of devices. In order to assist Microsoft’s quest for a...