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Halo: Spartan Assault Headed To Xbox One Dec. 24 For $14.99

12/10/2013, Microsoft announced its once exclusive Windows Phone 8 title, Halo: Spartan Assault, would start making its way across additional platforms. The title made its way to Windows 8 this past summer, and Microsoft announced it would be making its presence on...

NPD: Xbox One Won First Round Of Sales Against PS4 In Australia

12/09/2013, Both the Sony PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One seem to be tangled in a bitter fight with one another, and there will be different victors in various regions around the world. What I can say about the Xbox One is this, in Australia, it seemed to have emerge...

IGN: Xbox One Hard Drive Maxes Out At 362GBs

12/09/2013, The Xbox One has certainly been quite a stellar performer when it comes to sales, although we have also been on the receiving end of some horror stories (which thankfully, ended on a good note) too. One thing about the Xbox One when it was launched in...

Microsoft Accounts Receive New Security Features

12/09/2013, After finally adding two factor authentication to Microsoft accounts back in April, the company today announced that over the next couple of days it is going to add additional security features to accounts that are designed to give users more control and...

Titanfall Debuts Ogre, Stryder Titan Classes In New Trailers

12/09/2013, Titanfall is headed to the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC on March 11, 2014 and as each day passes, the higher the anticipation for the game becomes. Respawn Entertainment certainly isn’t helping the situation each time it releases new information regarding...

Xbox One Compatibility “Trick” Is A Prank

12/08/2013, The Xbox One has been making a fair amount of waves on newswires recently, where someone picked up a photo of the Xbox One for 450 quid before everything else was resolved, in addition to seeing great sales numbers whether in the US or in the UK. Hence,...

Telepathwords Can Tell How Flimsy Your Passcodes Are

12/08/2013, A chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and when it comes to computer security, a weak password is more often than not the main passage of entry for those with malicious intention. In fact, we have recently read about how some 2 million passwords...

Windows 8.1 Preview License To Expire In January 2014

12/08/2013, Microsoft did introduce the free public preview version of Windows 8.1 in June earlier this year, and a few months down the road In October, Microsoft also revealed a commercial version of Windows 8.1, which happened to be a free download for Windows 8...

Bing Maps Preview For Windows 8.1 Released

12/05/2013, To preview the changes that Microsoft has planned for its mapping service, it released the Bing Maps Preview app for Windows 8.1 today. The company says that this app is a first step in “introducing a new way to explore the world.” The app...