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Microsoft Word Flow Keyboard Coming To iOS

01/15/2016, While Microsoft has its own mobile operating system to contend with, it seems that the Redmond company is equally eager to get as many of their products onto competing platforms as well. We’ve seen Microsoft launch their Office suite of apps on iOS and...

No Background Music Feature For Xbox One Until Summer

01/15/2016, One of the features promised by Microsoft that will be arriving on the Xbox One is the ability to choose and play your own background music. While music for games have been carefully created to match the mood and increase the immersiveness, there are just...

Lumia 950, 950 XL Owners To Get 1 Year Free Office 365 Subscription

01/14/2016, If you are eyeing the Lumia 950 or the Lumia 950 XL, or if you already own either (or maybe even both) devices, you might be pleased to learn that Microsoft has announced that they will be giving you guys a free year’s subscription to their Office 365...


Microsoft Unveils New Bing Logo, Reiterates Commitment To Search

01/14/2016, When you tell someone to search for information online, rarely do you hear the phrase, “Go Yahoo it” or “Go Bing it”. Usually, the term used would be “Go Google it”, and with Google being such a dominant platform, one has to wonder if...

Microsoft Might Be Developing Windows 10 For ARM-Based Processors

01/14/2016, This might be hard to believe for you if you’re aware of what has transpired over the past couple of years with regards to a desktop version of Windows for ARM-based processors, but apparently it looks like Microsoft may go down that same road...

Microsoft Office Apps For Android Get Significant Updates

01/13/2016, Over the past year or so Microsoft has been very open about bringing its software products to rival platforms as well, we’ve really seen the Office suite establish its footing on platforms like Android, and the company is continuing with that...

Lumia 850 (RM-1182) Certified In China

01/13/2016, The Microsoft Lumia 850 is a phone that we have been hearing about for some time now, and if you’re wondering if the device is real or just a rumor, there is strong evidence to suggest that the phone is the real deal. This is thanks to the handset...

Skype Meetings Can Now Be Scheduled In Outlook For iOS

01/13/2016, With Microsoft owning both Outlook and Skype, we suppose it shouldn’t really be a stretch to think that eventually the Redmond company might consider integrating them with each other one day. In fact that day has come as the iOS version of Outlook will...

Snapdragon 820 Windows 10 Mobile Handset Revealed In Benchmarks

01/12/2016, The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is expected to be one of the more powerful chipsets to make its way into mobile devices this year, and if you’re wondering if Microsoft will take advantage of the technology for its Windows 10 Mobile smartphones, you could be...

Teen Racks Up $8K In Xbox In-Game Purchases

01/12/2016, You would think that these days after learning about how dangerous in-game purchases can be in terms of racking up credit card charges, parents would be more careful about allowing their children to make such purchases. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the...

Gears Of War 4 Release Moved To Fall 2016

01/11/2016, Gamers if you are looking forward to getting your hands on the Xbox One exclusive title Gears of War 4, you might be pleased to learn that the game has been moved up in its release. According to Microsoft’s announcement last year, the game was pegged...

Microsoft To End Windows 8 Security Updates January 12

01/11/2016, As you might have heard, in January of last year, Microsoft ended mainstream support for Windows 7. Now if you have long upgraded to Windows 8, the bad news is that your time has come. Just to remind you guys, Windows 8’s security updates will be coming...

Microsoft May Add Speed Test Widget To Bing Search Results

01/11/2016, There are countless online services that allow you to check your internet speed with just one click, it couldn’t be any easier, and even if you don’t know any service you simply need to type the words “speed test” in the search...

Xbox One Party Feature Teased

01/11/2016, Microsoft is paying special attention to the wishes of its customers and it regularly incorporates their feedback into the new features or tweaks that it includes in software updates. It has previously confirmed that work on the Xbox One Party feature is...