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Bing For iPhone Has Been Overhauled

11/18/2015, Microsoft has released a completely overhauled Bing for iPhone app today which puts the spotlight on local recommendations in a new section titled Near Me. The app shoots for a richer user experience by deep linking into content found in other...

Microsoft CEO Thinks Minecraft Can Help Get Girls Into Comp Science

11/17/2015, Recent developments in society and the tech industry have started to see a concern over the lack of diversity at the workplace, namely how there seem to be more men than women in the field. However there have been efforts made to change that, such as...

Microsoft Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows Reportedly On Hold

11/16/2015, Earlier this year in April Microsoft announced that it will allow developers to bring their reworked Android and iOS apps over to Windows. This was great news not only for developers but also for the millions of would-be Windows 10 users who would get a...


AT&T Lumia 950 Arrives November 20th

11/16/2015, Last month Microsoft officially announced two flagship Lumia handsets that many of its fans were waiting for, the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, it was confirmed back then that initially the handset will be exclusive to AT&T in the United States. However...

Microsoft Zune’s Services Will Be Retiring Today

11/15/2015, When it comes to digital music download platforms, it’s safe to say that back in the day, Apple’s iTunes was the clear market leader. This resulted in other companies such as Microsoft attempting to create services and products that would rival Apple....

Next Major Xbox One Update Scheduled For February 2016

11/15/2015, Earlier this week Microsoft released a major update for the Xbox One which brings a whole new dashboard experience to the console powered by Windows 10. It also adds backwards compatibility, removes support for Kinect gestures for navigation, aside from...

Microsoft Even Has An Office Insider Program Now

11/15/2015, The preview program for Xbox allows registered console owners to test new software in beta before the new features and improvements are released to the public. It’s Windows 10 Insider Program proved to be quite a hit earlier this year and the program...

Survival Contest In London Can Be Controlled Via Twitch

11/12/2015, It seems that in an effort to promote Rise of the Tomb Raider in the UK, Microsoft has launched a contest in which 8 contestants will stand on a platform and be subject to a variety of weather conditions. Dubbed the Survival Billboard, basically the idea...

New Xbox One Experience Released

11/12/2015, This particular update for the Xbox One has been in the works for some time now and that’s understandable because it’s actually a pretty major update for Microsoft’s current-gen console. It’s actually the largest update ever for...

First Major Windows 10 Update Released

11/12/2015, If you own one of the over 110 million machines that run Windows 10 then you’ll certainly be interested in knowing that Microsoft has released the first major update for Windows 10 today. The update is now available for all PCs and tablets that are...

Asus Confirms Development Of Augmented Reality Headset

11/12/2015, It was reported a couple of weeks back that Asus could make its own augmented reality headset, one that might take some inspiration from the Microsoft HoloLens. Today during an earnings webcast Asus CEO Jerry Shen confirmed that the company is indeed...

Razer Wildcat Xbox One Controller Now Available For Pre-Order

11/12/2015, Microsoft spent a lot of time and has probably gone through a ton of prototypes when trying to come up with the design of the Xbox One’s controller. However if for some reason you’re not a fan of the default controller or the Elite controller, there...

Microsoft’s New AI Recognizes Human Feelings

11/11/2015, If there is one thing that separates humans from machines, it would be this – we humans do have feelings and emotions, and that simply cannot be broken down into the binary code. Machines, however, do look as though they now have the capability to...

New Xbox One Experience Drops Kinect Gestures

11/11/2015, When the Xbox One was first released back in 2013 you couldn’t buy the console without Kinect, that’s why it was priced higher than the PlayStation 4, which worked nicely in Sony’s favor. It was just one of the factors that allowed Sony...