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Microsoft Confirms Black Friday 2016 Deals

11/14/2016, Microsoft wants to take full advantage of the shopping frenzy that Black Friday brings with it every year which is why the company today confirmed its deals for Black Friday 2016. Expect to get great discounts on some of the company’s best products,...

Visual Studio For Mac Release Confirmed By Microsoft

11/14/2016, Microsoft’s primary coding tool has always locked developers to the Windows platform as they couldn’t get the tool for its biggest rival, Mac OS. That changes today. Microsoft confirmed through a blog post that it’s releasing Visual...

Cortana Will Soon Be Released In South Korea

11/13/2016, It has been over a year since Microsoft unveiled its digital personal assistant called Cortana. It has gradually made its way to more Windows-powered devices by Microsoft and the company has gradually been rolling it out in more countries across the...

New Razer Blade Available Now From Microsoft Store

11/13/2016, Razer’s new notebook is now available for purchase from the Microsoft Store. The company launched the updated version of its Blade notebook a few weeks ago. Razer has been selling it directly to customers since then but if someone wants to pick one...

Second Surface Pro 3 Battery Issue Fixed By Microsoft

11/13/2016, We first found out that there was a battery issue with the Surface Pro 3 earlier this year. Microsoft looked into the matter and confirmed that it didn’t have anything to do with the hardware itself and that it could be fixed through a firmware...

Your Search History Could Be Used To Detect Lung Cancer

11/11/2016, What you search for says a lot about you and what you might be thinking. For example constantly searching for a particular camera review could indicate your interest in purchasing it. However it seems that Microsoft’s researchers believe that what you...

Xbox One Continues To Outsell The PS4 For The Fourth Month In A Row

11/10/2016, At the start of the Xbox One’s lifecycle, it seemed as though Microsoft would be having an insanely tough time trying to keep up with the PS4. Not only was it more expensive, but also judging from how developers released their games for both platforms,...

Xbox Holiday Update Arrives With New Features

11/10/2016, The Xbox Holiday Update is now being rolled out to all Xbox One owners across the globe. It brings a handful of new features such as Clubs, Achievement Rarity, Group Messaging, Looking for Group, and more. This update makes Xbox Live more social as gamers...

Microsoft Reassures That Office Will Work On Chrome OS

11/10/2016, Earlier this week there were reports that made it sound like Microsoft was blocking access to its Office apps on Chrome OS computers. To be more specific, there were owners of the Asus Flip and Acer R11 Chromebooks who were reporting that they were...

Microsoft Patches Windows 10 Flaw That Google Revealed Last Week

11/09/2016, About a week ago, Google publicly revealed that there was a security flaw in Microsoft’s Windows operating system. Flaws do pop up every now and then as hackers can get pretty creative with how they go about their hacks, but what Microsoft did not...

Xbox Preview Program Opening Up To All Xbox Owners

11/08/2016, Microsoft launched the Xbox Preview Program back in February 2014 to make it easier for console owners to give feedback, make feature requests, and share ideas with the company about how it can make the Xbox better for them. The company today announced...

Microsoft May Have Cancelled Xbox TV Streaming Devices

11/08/2016, It was rumored earlier this year that Microsoft would launch at least one of its Xbox TV streaming devices at some point in 2016 but that didn’t happen at the E3 convention where the company launched the Xbox One S and also unveiled Project Scorpio....