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Halo 5 Warzone Firefight Cooperative Mode Coming This Summer

03/21/2016, Microsoft and 343 Industries have confirmed that a new gaming mode for Halo 5 is going to be released this summer. The game currently offers Arena and Warzone modes to players, the upcoming mode is for cooperative play and it’s called Warzone...

Unlocked Lumia 950 Gets A Price Cut

03/21/2016, Microsoft formally unveiled the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL late last year. These were the first new flagship Lumia handsets in 18 months and were the first devices from the company to be powered by Windows 10 Mobile. That particular update has finally...

Xbox Survey Wants To Know If You’ll Sell Your Digital Games

03/20/2016, One advantage that physical copies of your favorite games have over their digital counterparts is that you can easily sell the disc to a friend or at one of those establishments that deal in used games once you’re done. You can’t do that as...

Xbox 360 ESPN App Shutting Down Soon

03/20/2016, If the enhanced gaming experience and the next-generation games weren’t enough to make you switch from Xbox 360 to Xbox One perhaps this will. Microsoft and ESPN are retiring the ESPN app for Xbox 360. The app will shut down on March 23rd as per a...

Xbox One Price Cut Again

03/20/2016, Microsoft has often offered discounts and price cuts for the Xbox One to help nudge its console along and the strategy has worked nicely for the company despite the fact that the PlayStation 4 continues to lead overall sales between these two consoles. As...

Microsoft Revises Support Policy For Skylake Devices

03/20/2016, Earlier this year in January, Microsoft outlined a support plan for devices powered by Intel Skylake processors. The plan was aggressive, particularly for enterprise customers, with many taking the company’s “recommendation” as a push...

Microsoft Wants To Get Chrome Extensions Working On Edge

03/18/2016, In the latest Windows 10 test build, Microsoft finally introduced extensions to its Edge browser. Not many are available right now, but we suppose it’s a good start. However given that different browsers are made differently, just because one extension...

Selected Lowe’s Stores To Use HoloLens In Kitchen Redesign

03/18/2016, Microsoft has just revealed its most recent partnership concerning its HoloLens augmented reality headset, and Lowe’s is the name associated with this particular partnership. Lowe’s, famous for being a chain of home improvement stores, will see...

Latest Windows 10 Test Build Has Edge Extensions Preview

03/17/2016, The Microsoft Edge browser in Windows 10 is a completely different beast from Microsoft’s previous browser, Internet Explorer. It is fast, smooth, but if there is one thing missing it would be its support of browser extensions, a feature that many have...

Windows 10 Mobile Finally Released For Windows Phone 8.1 Handsets

03/17/2016, Microsoft has made Windows Phone 8.1 owners wait for a considerably long time to get their hands on Windows 10 Mobile. This update was supposed to be released in December but the company couldn’t meet the deadline. It then promised to have this...

Windows 10 Apps For Xbox One Arrive This Summer

03/17/2016, Microsoft will soon allow developers to bring their Windows 10 applications over to the Xbox One. The company is going to provide more information about its Xbox One app store at the Build conference later this month. Jason Ronald of Microsoft confirmed...

Microsoft: Cortana For Xbox One Development Is Coming Along Great

03/17/2016, Cortana used to be a feature found only on Windows Phone handsets, but eventually it made its way onto Windows 10, which meant that its announcement for the Xbox One did not really come as a surprise. Unfortunately last we checked, Microsoft stated that...