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Future Xbox One Update Will Automatically Use Your TV’s Game Mode

03/12/2018, If you’re someone who’s really taken their time to explore the various options and settings that their TV has, you know that some TVs come with a “game mode”. This basically helps to reduce the lag when it comes to image processing, which can be...

Microsoft’s Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ Now Available For Pre-Order

03/12/2018, Microsoft’s attempts at getting into the mobile game haven’t been too successful, and save for their Surface tablets, Microsoft’s mobile efforts have largely been focused on software. In fact it looks like Microsoft is hoping to embed themselves in...


Microsoft’s Pix Updated With Business Card Recognition

03/12/2018, A couple of years ago, Microsoft launched an AI-powered camera app called Pix. For those who are still using it, or for users who are looking for a quick and easy way to add business cards to their phone contacts, Microsoft has updated the app where it...

New Microsoft Surface Hub 2 Launch Confirmed For 2018

03/11/2018, Surface Hub is Microsoft’s lineup of massive smart displays in 55 inch and 84 inch sizes. They’re primarily aimed at business customers. Microsoft has now confirmed that it’s going to unveil the new Surface Hub later this year. The...

Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 ‘S Mode’ Upgrades Will Be Free

03/08/2018, Microsoft VP Joe Belfiore confirmed on Twitter yesterday that Microsoft would be doing away with Windows 10 S as a standalone iteration of its platform and introducing it as the “S Mode” in Windows 10 proper. It would be available to Windows...

S Mode For Windows 10 Officially Confirmed By Microsoft

03/07/2018, Microsoft announced Windows 10 S last year, the new version of Windows 10 was meant to compete with Chrome OS. While it was originally announced as a dedicated version of its desktop software for education customers, it was reported last month that...

Microsoft Surface Pro With LTE Now Available For Pre-Order

03/06/2018, Microsoft finally started selling the much-awaited Surface Pro with LTE in December last year, however, it only opened up sales for business customers initially. The company has now decided to allow consumers to purchase the Surface Pro with LTE. Starting...

Minecraft Has Been Used To Teach 85 Million Students How To Code

03/05/2018, Despite it starting off as a game, Minecraft has over the years become a tool that educators are using to impart knowledge to students, whether it be teaching math, science, history, or coding. In fact coding seems to be a particularly important subject...

Cortana May Soon Arrive In Outlook For iOS And Android

03/05/2018, Microsoft has made no secret of the fact that it wants to integrate its digital assistant Cortana with as many of its products and services as it possibly can. Perhaps that’s why it’s not surprising to hear that the company has been testing...

Skype For Android Optimized For Lower-End Devices

03/05/2018, In recent times we’ve started to see how some developers are creating versions of their apps designed for devices that aren’t as powerful as the higher-end handsets, or for phones in countries whose networks aren’t as stable or fast. This is a...