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Microsoft To Invest In Cyanogen Inc. [Rumor]

01/29/2015, Remember earlier this week when the folks at Cyanogen said that they wanted to take Android away from Google? It is an ambitious plan and it isn’t so much Cyanogen buying Android, but more like creating a version based on Android that’s so different...

Xbox Games With Gold For February Confirmed

01/29/2015, Bad weather across the country has been making headlines this past week. What is one to do when hunkered down inside because its just too darn cold to go outside? Gaming is a great way to pass the time, so says Microsoft, as it opens a blog post today...

Windows Insider Numbers Swell By 500k In 8 Days

01/29/2015, Over at Microsoft’s Windows 10 keynote that concluded just in the previous week, it was announced back then that 1.7 million Windows 10 beta testers were around. There is another name for the Windows 10 beta tester, however, and they are also known...

Office For Android Exits Preview, Now Available For Everyone

01/29/2015, As it stands, iPad users are enjoying Office for the iPad, but for Android users, previously Microsoft had limited the app to users of their preview program. The good news is that it looks like Microsoft has finally decided to launch the app for everyone,...

Bing Venue Maps Lets You Navigate Through Stadiums

01/28/2015, Getting around these days are a whole lot easier than ever before, especially when there is this thing known as GPS. Dedicated GPS navigation devices are just about extinct, as we rely on other apps like Google Maps to get around. Microsoft knows that...

Bill Gates Working On “Personal Agent” Project At Microsoft

01/28/2015, Earlier today, Bill Gates took part in a Reddit AMA in which one of the things he talked about was his concern about artificial intelligence. That was just one aspect of it, but during the AMA, Gates also revealed that he is currently working on a...

OneDrive Courts Your Photos With New Features

01/28/2015, We are rapidly seeing cloud storage services come up with new photo storage features in a bid to win users over from their rivals. Its just one of the ways these services are trying to increase the number of users they have. Microsoft’s OneDrive...

Project Spartan Could Arrive On Windows 7 If There Is Enough Demand

01/28/2015, Project Spartan, for those who missed Microsoft’s Windows 10 announcement, will be the default browser when it comes to the Windows 10 platform. New operating system, new browser, we guess we can see where Microsoft is coming from, but what about older...

Microsoft Lumia 435 Could Be Seeing A Release Stateside

01/27/2015, Earlier this month, Microsoft announced the entry-level Lumia 435. The handset came with very basic features and based on that, we can only assume that it will come with a very affordable price tag to match, making it the perfect handset for those who...

Microsoft Confirms Project Spartan Will Support Extensions

01/27/2015, During Microsoft’s Windows 10 announcement last week, the Redmond company also took the wraps off Project Spartan which would be the new and official browser that will come preloaded on Windows 10 devices. Now there have been some rumors regarding the...

Microsoft Surface 2 Manufacturing Has Ceased

01/27/2015, Microsoft’s Surface 2 tablet has been out for a couple of years now and has since been succeeded by the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, which is why we guess it doesn’t come as a complete shock to find out that Microsoft will no longer be manufacturing the...