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Surface 3, Surface Mini Rumored For Holiday Release

10/06/2014, Earlier this year Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3 tablet. It was interesting that there was no mention of a Surface 3, the ARM-based version of Microsoft’s Surface tablet lineup, but now according to a report from TK Tech News who cites multiple...

Microsoft Claims Samsung Owes $6.9 Million In Unpaid Interest

10/03/2014, If there is a reason as to why Microsoft isn’t embroiled in multiple legal battles against Android OEMs, unlike Apple, it is because the Redmond company has managed to convince Android OEMs to pay them a royalty for using patents that would lead to the...

Microsoft Office Needs To Be Improved, According To Bill Gates

10/03/2014, When it comes to productivity software out there, the Microsoft suite of productivity apps is probably one of the most well-known collection of apps out there. There are alternatives, of course, but many have since come to associate Office with...

Microsoft Portable Power Unveiled, Promises Fast Charging

10/02/2014, Battery packs these days are a pretty common sight. After all with most of our smartphones barely lasting a day, battery cases and battery packs would be a way to ensure our phones don’t die on us in the middle of the day or during an emergency. Well...

New Office 365 Plans Announced

10/02/2014, Microsoft today announced three new Office 365 plans which it says are better designed to fulfill the needs and requirements of businesses in a much more effective manner. The new plans are available starting today and they’re called Office 365...

Net Applications: Windows 7’s Market Share Continues To Dominate

10/02/2014, Windows 8.1 is the latest version of the Windows platform at the moment. However come 2015, Microsoft is expected to launch Windows 10, but in the meantime how are Microsoft’s other builds doing? It seems that according to the latest figures by Net...

Microsoft Research Comes Up With Interesting Battery Saving Method

10/02/2014, The bigger the display of a smartphone, the more power it tends to draw. Many things affect a phone’s battery life although the display is a big part, not to mention leaving it at the maximum brightness will probably not do your battery any favors as...

Microsoft Cuts Surface Pro 3 Price By 10% For Students

10/01/2014, Companies like Microsoft and Google tend to focus some of their products towards the education sector. Just yesterday the latter announced unlimited cloud storage for students who use Google Drive for Education. Today Microsoft has made its own...

Lumia 830 Sales Have Begun In Certain Markets

10/01/2014, A couple of weeks back Microsoft unveiled a new Lumia smartphone which it dubbed “the first affordable flagship.” Microsoft has tried to provide high-end specifications in a thin and lightweight body with a price tag that’s not as high...

Xbox One Reportedly Off To A Good Start In China

10/01/2014, Last week Microsoft released Xbox One in China after it was delayed for a few days. The new console has been launched as China has relaxed the ban on gaming consoles after more than a decade. Ever since the Xbox One was launched back in November 2013,...

Microsoft: 50 New Companies To Deliver Windows-Powered Hardware

10/01/2014, Microsoft has started to offer Windows as well as Windows Phone software without charging device manufacturers a single cent in order to help boost the market and in turn, demand for Windows and Windows Phone devices – as long as these happen to...