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Microsoft’s New Lumia Phones Will Probably Not Debut At IFA

08/17/2015, According to a rumor from a little over a week ago, it was suggested that Microsoft could be announcing their new Talkman and Cityman Lumia handsets in September. Given that IFA 2015 will also be taking place in September, it was speculated that perhaps...

Comcast Xfinity App For Xbox 360 Shuts Down In Two Weeks

08/17/2015, A few years ago Comcast released the Xfinity app for Microsoft’s Xbox 360, this brought the cable company’s TV platform for subscribers who also owned the console. Comcast is now sending out notifications to users in order to inform them that...

Possible Microsoft Surface Smartphone Specs Leaked

08/17/2015, Ever since Microsoft released their Surface tablets, many have been wondering if Microsoft could take those efforts and create their own smartphone. Microsoft has denied this over the years, at least until they acquired Nokia which many believed gave them...

Updated Microsoft EULA Could Disable Pirated Software

08/17/2015, It seems that in a recent update to Microsoft’s Services EULA, there has been some suggestion that with the update, Microsoft could effectively disable pirated software it detects running on your computer. It reads, “We may automatically check your...

Microsoft Working On An App That Reads You The News

08/16/2015, According to a report Microsoft is working on a new mobile application that will read the news to you, the app is reportedly called NewsCast and it basically makes a playlists of major news stories and readies the summaries to you. There’s no word...

Windows 10 Mobile Sports Secret Retail Demo Mode

08/14/2015, It looks like there is a whole lot more in which one is able to discover about Windows 10, and the latest “secret” to be divulged would be the fact that Windows 10 Mobile comes with a secret retail demo mode, now how about that? There is a caveat...

Microsoft Will Ship Surface Hub On January 1st 2016

08/12/2015, Some two months back Microsoft announced availability details for the Surface Hub but merely weeks after that the company said that it’s indefinitely delaying shipments because it had to tune its manufacturing process due to increased early interest...

Skype For Business Makes Its Way Onto Mobile

08/12/2015, Last month Microsoft launched its Skype for Business app for Windows Phone devices, and if you’re wondering when the app will make its way onto iOS or Android, you might not have to wait much longer. Microsoft has since announced that they are launching...

Mandatory Windows 10 Update Causes PCs To Reboot Endlessly

08/12/2015, Recently it would seem that Microsoft is pushing out a mandatory update for computers running on Windows 10. This is great since updates usually indicate bug fixes, optimization, and sometimes new features. Unfortunately for some users, this update is...

Leak Indicates Lumia 830 Has Reached End Of Life Status

08/11/2015, Last year Microsoft launched the Lumia 830 where it went on sale. The device wasn’t terribly impressive and came with mid-range specs, as expected of most Lumia devices these days, but it featured a pretty decent design and its price tag made the...

Xbox One DVR Feature Will Only Be Available In These Markets

08/11/2015, It has long been rumored that DVR functionality would one day come to the Xbox One and Microsoft confirmed that about a week back at Gamescom, Xbox One DVR feature is on track for a 2016 release. The company has already provided some details about this...

Microsoft Updates OneDrive

08/10/2015, The good people over at Microsoft have just updated OneDrive by introducing a couple of new features which will hopefully make the cloud storage service all the more useful when it comes to synchronization and sharing. In the latest update, OneDrive.com...

Microsoft Reveals Windows 10 IoT Core

08/10/2015, With just about all the dust concerning Windows 10 having settled down nicely, you can be sure that any developers are starting to flex their muscles on this particular platform. Having said that, it looks like even low-power, connected devices will be...

Halo 5: Guardians Theme Music Leaked In Beta Update

08/10/2015, Halo 5: Guardians beta was recently updated and it ended up revealing more than what Microsoft might have intended, the Halo 5: Guardians theme music has been leaked through this beta update. A substantial chunk of the title’s original soundtrack...