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Facebook Hires Microsoft Engineers To Work On VR Tools

11/05/2015, Facebook’s interest in virtual reality is no longer a secret, especially after the company made a surprising announcement last year when they acquired Oculus VR. That being said, it looks like Facebook’s virtual reality efforts are starting to ramp...

Halo 5: Guardians Is The Biggest Halo Launch In History

11/04/2015, It has been a week since Halo 5: Guardians was launched worldwide which is why Microsoft is now giving a status update on the launch. According to the company the new title is the fastest-selling Xbox One exclusive game ever and it’s actually the...

Cortana For iPhone Beta Launches

11/04/2015, Microsoft debuted its virtual private assistant called Cortana on Windows Phone, later the assistant was expanded to other platforms as well, such as Windows-powered PCs and even Android. The company has been internally testing Cortana for iPhone for...

Age Of Empires 2 Will Be Getting A New Expansion This Week

11/04/2015, If you have been playing video games from back in the day, you know that one of the more popular RTS games back then was the Age of Empire franchise (competitive StarCraft notwithstanding). That being said if you’re still a fan of the franchise even...

Screen Flicker Fix For Surface Pro 4 And Surface Book

11/03/2015, It would be really something if a particular device were to be released to the market without seeing it experience some sort of problem or issue – minor or otherwise, right? Well, the same goes for the in-demand Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, where...

You Won’t Find It Easy To Repair Microsoft Surface Book

11/03/2015, Microsoft recently launched the first laptop that it has ever made, called Surface Book, the laptop has actually proven to be a hit among consumers with Microsoft having to ramp up production in order to meet demand. It seems that all is well with this...

Microsoft Axing OneDrive Unlimited Storage Plan

11/03/2015, Last year Microsoft announced that if you were an Office 365 subscriber, you would basically get unlimited OneDrive storage. This is a good deal especially in the face of competition today where there are storage services from Dropbox, Google Drive, and...

Windows Hello Might Be Reason Behind Battery Drain

11/02/2015, Windows Hello, the biometric authentication system in Windows 10, might actually be the culprit behind the unusual battery drain of the new Surface Pro 4 as well as Surface Book while both devices are in sleep mode. At least, this is the phenomenon (and...

New PCs Must Come With Windows 10 After Oct 31 2016

11/02/2015, We know that there are plenty of users out there who are still holding out on updating their computers to Windows 10. Maybe they don’t have the hardware for it, or maybe they’re just too used to their current version of Windows that they can’t bring...

Limited Supply Of Xbox One Elite Controllers Expected For November

11/02/2015, Earlier this year Microsoft unveiled the Elite controller for the Xbox One console. The controller costs $150 which safe to say is much more expensive than the standard wireless controller which is priced at $60, meaning that this controller is probably...

Windows 10 Market Share Is At 7.94% In October

11/01/2015, Windows 10 is Microsoft’s latest and greatest (based on reviews) operating system, and the best part is that it is currently a free upgrade for users who own a genuine copy of older versions of Windows. This is why it doesn’t come as a surprise to...

Amazon France Discounts Lumia 950/950 XL

11/01/2015, Both the recently launched Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are pretty amazing phones in their own right. They both pack some serious hardware under the hood with specs that rival some Android devices. However it seems that less than a month since both phones...

Forza 6 Custom Concept Controller Unveiled

11/01/2015, Earlier this year Microsoft took the wraps off the Elite wireless controller for the Xbox One console. The idea of the controller is to bring about more customizability to gamers, allowing them to customize the controller to their liking. Now it seems...

Microsoft Exec Says That The Xbox One Is For Shooter Games

11/01/2015, While the Wii U, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One are considered to be the current-gen consoles, they all appeal to different audiences. For example the Wii U and Nintendo games are mostly seen as lighthearted games and games focused on playing with friends at...