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Another Lumia 550 Render Makes Its Way Online

10/02/2015, When it comes to high-end handsets, the Windows Phone platform has never really had that much success, least compared to the devices put out by Apple, Samsung, LG, and the likes. However when it comes to the low and mid-range devices, that’s where the...

New Lumia 950 Render Shows Off Alleged Iris Scanner

10/02/2015, If there is one thing that Microsoft seems to like doing is going against the grain. For example with the announcement of the HoloLens, Microsoft seems to be defying industry expectations that virtual reality is the next big thing. Now thanks to a new...

Xbox Live Is Down, Microsoft Is Already Working On It

10/01/2015, If you are having trouble trying to connect to Xbox Live to play some of your games, don’t worry it’s not you. According to the status on Microsoft’s Xbox website (via VentureBeat), it shows that Xbox Live’s core services are currently having some...

Cortana Can Now Pull LinkedIn Contact Information On Windows 10

10/01/2015, Microsoft’s virtual private assistant, Cortana, already has lots of useful features both on mobile and on Windows 10, making it much easier for users to get various tasks done by simply using voice commands. The company today announced a new...

Windows Test Update Published

09/30/2015, We do know that we are supposed to keep our machines updated as far as possible, although there are cases of botched updates in the past, this does not mean that we avoid them altogether, as essential security patches and fixes do play a role, too. In...

Xbox One Gets 12-Person Party Chat

09/30/2015, The Xbox One community has been asking Microsoft to increase the number of persons allowed to take part in a party chat, previously only eight people could join in, the company has listened to the feedback from the community and confirmed that Xbox One...

Microsoft Opens Flagship New York City Store On October 26th

09/30/2015, Microsoft is seriously improving its retail store game this month as it opens the doors of its flagship brick-and-mortar store located in New York City, the location is merely a few blocks away from Apple’s iconic Fifth Avenue store. The flagship...

New Lumia Flagships Leaked On Microsoft Store

09/30/2015, It’s no secret that Microsoft is going to unveil new Lumia flagship devices in the near future, we have been hearing about them for the past few weeks and the company has an event lined up in about a week or so where it’s expected to formally...

Xbox One Gets 1TB Holiday Bundle

09/29/2015, If you are wondering just what kind of gifts to get for your friends or family this holiday season, you can always fall back on the good ol’ American surefire winner – a video game console. After all, games are pretty much a staple in our lives...

Microsoft Responds To Windows 10 Privacy Concerns

09/29/2015, When Microsoft released Windows 10, there were some concerns about privacy. This is thanks to an extremely long document which basically sounded like Microsoft had the right to pick and choose what kind of data they wanted to collect on you. Safe to say...

Windows 10 Mobile Bug Allowed Android To Be Installed

09/28/2015, Have you ever wished that Microsoft would produce handsets like the Lumia series but instead of Windows, they would opt to go with Android instead? While it seems unlikely that will be happening anytime soon, considering the investment Microsoft has made...

Microsoft To Introduce Broadband To Indian Villages

09/28/2015, I suppose you can say that Maslow’s hierarchy of needs will have to go through some sort of revamp in order to keep up with the times, and many young people would most probably say that the Internet is now an indispensable part of their life. Well, I...

Yet Another Lumia 950 XL Render Surfaces

09/28/2015, Yesterday, we were treated to a couple of renders of an upcoming device from the folks over at Microsoft which is sure to make even the coldest heart go a-flutter. We are talking about the soon to arrive Microsoft Lumia 950 XL, which is tipped by many to...

Windows 10 Surpasses 100 Million Installations

09/28/2015, It looks like Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system is making huge strides in its respective markets, where we have now received word that the update has been installed over more than a 100 million devices. It would be a pretty fast adoption rate,...