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New Xbox One S Halo Wars 2 And Forza Horizon 3 Bundles Announced

01/23/2017, There are already quite a few Xbox One S bundles being offered that provide great value for money and now Microsoft is adding more to the list that are coupled with titles like Halo Wars 2 and Forza Horizon 3. These two new bundles are joining the lineup,...

Halo Wars 2 PC System Requirements Revealed

01/23/2017, If you are interested in playing Halo Wars 2, Microsoft has confirmed that the game will be released on both the Xbox One and PC platforms. If you’re more of a PC gamer, then you might want to take note of the PC system requirements that was recently...

Halo Wars 2 Multiplayer Demo Released

01/22/2017, Halo Wars 2 is the sequel to the first Halo Wars game that was released back in 2007. This real-time strategy game is going to be released in the very near future. A multiplayer beta has previously been released for this game and Microsoft did say that it...

Microsoft Laying Off 700 Employees

01/22/2017, Microsoft is reportedly going to lay off 700 employees in the coming week. These employees are said to be part of the group of 2,850 that Microsoft said it would be laying off in fiscal 2017. The cuts are said to impact different functions inside...

Windows 10 Power Slider Enables Easy Adjustment Of Power Options

01/22/2017, Microsoft has been testing a handful of new features for Windows 10 and the latest we’ve come across is the new Windows 10 power slider which is going to make it very easy for users to adjust power options. They can use the slider to get the best...

Microsoft Spamming Chrome Users With A Windows Shopping Ad

01/20/2017, In an ideal world, Microsoft would only allow Windows users to use Windows-based products, such as the Microsoft Office suite or Internet Explorer/Edge. However that is not the world we live in which is why many users have opted for alternative products,...

Minecraft Will No Longer Be Supported On Windows Phone

01/19/2017, While Microsoft might not have bowed out completely of the smartphone market, it’s pretty clear that the company’s focus on smartphones is no longer what it used to be. This is why it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that developers are...

Resident Evil 7 Will Be An Xbox Play Anywhere Title

01/18/2017, The thing about owning a PC and a console is that sometimes you can’t decide which platform to buy a game on. There are of course various pros and cons, but suffice to say that no one likes having to pay for the same game twice. The good news is that...

Cortana On Android Drops Support For Microsoft Band 2

01/18/2017, It hasn’t been a year since Microsoft added support for its Band 2 wearable to Cortana for Android. The company has now decided that there’s no reason to keep it around anymore so it has decided to drop support for the Band 2 wearable from...

Microsoft Developing eBook Store For Windows 10

01/18/2017, Microsoft sells a lot of content through its Windows Store to people who use its operating system but it hasn’t started selling ebooks yet. On the other hand, Apple’s iBooks platform enables the company’s customers to buy and read...

Cortana Will Soon Work On The Android Lock Screen

01/18/2017, Microsoft’s digital personal assistant Cortana may have started out on its Windows Phone platform but the assistant has since been expanded to the company’s other devices like PCs and gaming consoles. Microsoft is also working with third-party...

Microsoft Patent Describes How You Can Use Cortana During A Call

01/18/2017, Using a voice assistant while you’re on the phone doesn’t make a lot of sense, right? After all you’re talking to someone so how would the voice assistant differentiate what you’re saying to a friend or whether or not you’re issuing a voice...

Xbox One To Get A New IP In 2017

01/18/2017, Exclusive titles are what defines a console. For example Sony’s had God of War and Destiny, while Microsoft has had Forza, Gears of War, and Halo, just to name a few. This is well and good but we guess after awhile it does get a bit boring which is why...