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Iris Scanner Rumored For Microsoft Lumia 940XL

06/07/2015, There have been many reports recently suggesting that Microsoft is going to release two high-end Lumia smartphones later this year. It has been a while since the company launched a high-end Windows Phone device, it has stuck with mid-range and low-end...

1TB Xbox One With New Controller Amazon Listing Spotted

06/07/2015, Last week we heard that Sony is putting together a 1TB version of the PlayStation 4, since launch the console has only been available with 500GB of onboard storage though swapping out the hard drive isn’t exactly a tough job. Nevertheless Sony is...

Skype For Web Beta Is Now Open To All

06/05/2015, Last year Skype announced a new feature called Skype for Web. As the name suggests, this is basically a web version of Skype that will allow users to make calls and send and receive their messages to their contacts via a web interface. This might come in...

UK Government Body Ditches Microsoft For Google’s Services

06/05/2015, When it comes to productivity at school, the workplace, or in government organizations, safe to say that there is a good chance that we could be looking at Microsoft’s products, ranging from their suite of Office productivity software to email services...

Office 2016 On Windows Preview Gets Some New Features

06/04/2015, Microsoft today revealed that more than one million people are using Office Preview across both Windows and Mac after it invited people to participate in Office 2016 on Windows preview nearly a month back. When it started the preview the company did say...

Unlocked Lumia 535 Now Available Directly From Microsoft

06/04/2015, Last year Microsoft announced the Lumia 535 Windows Phone handset. However at that time, the phone was not available officially in the US. If you wanted to get your hands on it, you’d have to order it through a grey import website or non-official...

Skype Crashing Bug Fixed In Latest Update For All Platforms

06/03/2015, Yesterday we reported that there was a weird bug discovered on Skype in which sending the “http://:” message would cause the app to crash continuously. This affected the Skype application across all platforms save for the Mac version of Skype which...

Lenovo Will Not Be Venturing Into Windows Smartphones

06/03/2015, When it comes to making computers, Lenovo has no problems adopting Microsoft’s Windows platform, but when it comes to mobile devices like smartphones, it is Android all the way. However with Windows 10 Mobile coming up in the near future and with all...

Windows 10 Clean Install Will Be Possible After Free Upgrade

06/03/2015, Many of you might be well aware by now that Microsoft is going to allow Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users to upgrade to Windows 10 for free as long as they do it in one year, if they don’t upgrade within the first year, they’ll have to pay for...

Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Could Be In The Pipeline

06/03/2015, It’s common for Microsoft to release several different versions of its desktop operating system, Microsoft has already confirmed some of them, though according to a new report it seems that a Windows 10 with Bing version is in the pipeline as...

Nokia 105 Set To Be The New Staple Handset

06/03/2015, When it comes to the modern day world, smartphones tend to rule whatever communications methods there are, but this does not mean that everyone around the world is able to afford a brand new smartphone. After all, there are other “hidden costs” of a...

Microsoft Introduces Skype For iPhone 5.13

06/03/2015, It was mentioned in September last year that Skype for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be released in October 2014, and here we are with the latest from Microsoft, which will introduce Skype for iPhone 5.13, where there will be a major change to the...

A New HTC Windows Phone Could Be In The Works

06/03/2015, You might recall that yesterday we reported that HTC was planning a new series of smartphones for the later part of the year. It was assumed that HTC would be turning to the use of Android which is what the company has typically done, but as it turns out...

Microsoft Wi-Fi Could Be Launched Soon

06/02/2015, It appears that Microsoft is gearing up to launch a new service called Microsoft Wi-Fi, which will basically be a revamp of the existing Skype Wi-Fi service that’s already available in many markets. Skype Wi-Fi provides pay-as-you-go Wi-Fi...