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Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 New Base Model Starts At $1,199

02/04/2018, Just the other day Microsoft introduced a cheaper option for its Surface Laptop where instead of the base model priced at $999, there is a newer and lower-specced model that will be priced starting at $799 instead. However if you’re not a fan of Windows...

Microsoft Dropping Windows 10 S For The New ‘S Mode’

02/04/2018, Microsoft announced Windows 10 S last year. It’s a lightweight version of its operating system that has been designed to compete with Google’s Chrome OS. The company originally announced it as a separate version of Windows that was primarily...


Office 2019 Will Only Run On PCs With Windows 10

02/02/2018, Microsoft is expected to release Office 2019 in the second half of 2018. This is good news for those who are looking forward to seeing and using the new features of the productivity suite, but here’s something you might want to take note of. According...

Microsoft Edge Beta Coming To The iPad Later This Month

02/01/2018, Last year Microsoft announced that they would be bringing its Edge browser onto iOS devices, but unfortunately the initial release seemed catered more towards iPhone users. However the good news is that it looks like Microsoft could be getting ready to...

Surface Pro 4 Users Are Reporting Screen Flickering Issues

02/01/2018, When devices run hot, it can affect performance and how certain things function. For example if you’ve ever experienced a computer, laptop, or mobile device that is overheating, you might notice how its performance might suffer, where suddenly...

Microsoft Rumored To Acquire Electronic Arts And Valve

01/30/2018, Microsoft recently promoted Xbox chief Phil Spencer to Executive Vice President, Gaming and he’s now going to be responsible for leading the company’s entire gaming business across all of its device and platforms. The company recently...

Microsoft Reportedly Considering (Or Considered) Acquiring EA

01/29/2018, EA is one of the biggest publishers in the video game industry, if not the biggest publisher, which means that under their banner there are a ton of games, and apparently this is something that Microsoft could be interested in. This is according to a...

New Photos Of The Microsoft Band 3 Prototype Revealed

01/28/2018, With the Microsoft Band series of fitness wearables, Microsoft made a push into the wearables scene and it seemed like it was doing quite well. It spawned a second generation but unfortunately it was ultimately discontinued. However there were rumors that...

Microsoft Confirms Xbox Live Games With Gold For February 2018

01/25/2018, Xbox Live Gold members get to play a variety of titles for free every month as part of their subscription. Microsoft usually confirms the following month’s lineup in the final week and that’s precisely what the company has done today. It has...

Windows 10 Will Now Show You Data It’s Sending Back To Microsoft

01/24/2018, Microsoft has stumbled with data collection on Windows 10. The company was ordered to stop tracking Windows 10 users by France in 2016 and the EU also expressed its concerns about data privacy. The company is now going to be a lot more transparent about...

Xbox Game Pass Will Offer Xbox Exclusive Titles On Launch Day

01/23/2018, Microsoft launched its Xbox Game Pass game streaming service last year. It’s like Netflix but for games. Subscribers have to pay a fee every month and they can access a wide variety of games which they can download and keep playing as long as...

Working Xbox Watch Seen In Leaked Images

01/22/2018, It was reported a few years ago that Microsoft’s Xbox division was working on a wearable device. While images of the so-called Xbox Watch have been leaked online before, the latest images show us a running unit of the Xbox Watch. The images reveal a...

Microsoft Goes After Chromebooks With $189 Windows 10 Notebooks

01/22/2018, Microsoft seeks to challenge Chromebooks’ lead in the education sector and today it has unveiled new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S-powered notebooks that start as low as $189. It has teamed up with its hardware partners to develop affordable...