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Microsoft Outlook Makes Its Way Onto Android Wear

04/15/2016, One of the perks of owning a smartwatch is that instead of having to continuously fish your phone out of your pockets, you can just look at your wrist to know what time it is, what the date is, what the weather is like, as well as check on notifications...

Skype TX 4 Announced

04/14/2016, It is rather safe to assume that Skype is extremely popular with many computer users as well as mobile device owners when it comes to keeping in touch with family and friends from all over the world without having to break the bank, but Skype does not end...

Microsoft Has Sued The U.S. Government Over Data Requests

04/14/2016, Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against the United States government for the right to notify its customers when a federal agency is taking a look at their emails. This is the latest in a series of clashes over privacy between Washington and the tech...

Minecraft Education Edition Is Out Next Month

04/14/2016, It was back in January this year that Microsoft announced it was making an effort to bring Minecraft to schools. It can do that now since it owns Mojang, the company that makes Minecraft, and for that purpose, it announced Minecraft: Education Edition....

Microsoft’s CaptionBot Can Tell What’s Going On In Your Photos

04/14/2016, It seems that AI is getting more intelligent everyday. For example it was only a few years ago that social networks like Facebook introduced the ability for the website to be able to detect who are in your photos, thus helping you tag friends and family...

Cortana’s Instant Translations Now Support More Languages

04/12/2016, Last year in September, Microsoft announced a new feature of Cortana for Windows 10 in which the voice assistant will be able to provide translations for users on the fly. Now in case the language you wanted was not supported by Cortana back then,...

Screenshots Reveal Microsoft’s Word Flow Keyboard For iOS

04/12/2016, A report from January earlier this year revealed that Microsoft’s Word Flow keyboard would be making its way to iOS. It is now towards the middle of April and the app has yet to be released, but thanks to a report by Windows Central, they have managed...

Microsoft Lumia 950 Receives Discount With Other Lumia Trade-Ins

04/12/2016, If you have it in your heart and mind to pick up a Microsoft Lumia 950 despite both Android and iOS platforms being two of the more popular ones right now (and will rightly remain so in the near future, too), then you might want to be on the lookout for a...

Slim Xbox One Might Be In The Pipeline

04/12/2016, Microsoft hasn’t hinted about coming out with a new variant of the Xbox One but some FCC filings have been discovered which suggest that a slim Xbox One might be in the pipeline. Though it’s just speculation at this point, it’s possible...

Microsoft Unveils New Luxurious Surface Signature Type Cover

04/12/2016, Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 tablet is a perfectly capable device. It sports a pretty decent build and is actually one of the better tablet-hybrid devices around. However given that there are so many OEMs making tablet-hybrid devices, sometimes accessories...

Windows 10’s Blue Screen Of Death Now Has A QR Code

04/12/2016, We’re sure by now pretty much every computer user of the Windows operating system has at one point in time experienced the dreaded blue screen of death. Now in Windows 10, Microsoft has given the blue screen of death a much needed makeover, but a recent...

Windows Vista Support Ends Exactly One Year From Today

04/11/2016, Windows Vista wasn’t the best of creations from Microsoft. When former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was once asked in an interview what his biggest regret was during his tenure he said that it was Longhorn a.k.a Windows Vista. He referred to it as...

PS4 And Xbox One Expected To Sell 69 And 39 Million Units By 2019

04/10/2016, It didn’t take long for the PlayStation 4 to establish its dominance in the market against the Xbox One soon after both consoles were released a couple of years back. Since then Sony’s console has been leading its Microsoft rival in worldwide...