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Microsoft Surface Sales Touted To Double In Previous Quarter

10/24/2013, Earlier this year in July, we saw how Microsoft reduced the price of its Surface RT tablet (which is now simply known as Surface) by a whopping $150 in an effort to boost its flagging sales figures. That plans must have worked, or the statistics could...

Huge Microsoft Surface 2 Spotted In London

10/24/2013, It has been a couple of days since the Microsoft Surface 2 as well as Surface Pro 2 has made its way to the US as well as another 20 countries, but I am quite sure that all of those are no larger than the regular tablet size. Why do I say this? If you...

Microsoft Surface Pro Receives Another $100 Price Cut

10/24/2013, Microsoft’s Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 were released across 21 countries just a few days ago, which means those who have been wanting to buy a Surface Pro at a discounted price can start heading to the Microsoft Store as the company has just...

Xbox One Achievements Use Color-Coding Notifications

10/24/2013, We’re just under one month from the release of Microsoft’s next-generation video game console, the Xbox One, and with every day that passes, we’re learning some new details regarding the console. We recently learned the Xbox One will...

Windows RT 8.1 Drops Desktop Tile On Start Screen

10/23/2013, Ah, Windows RT. I guess the whole idea of rolling out this particular version of Windows does not seem to look so smart any more, considering the number of Surface RT tablets that were left behind in the inventory (which is now simply known as the Surface...

Titanfall Headed To Xbox One, 360, PC On March 11, 2014

10/23/2013, One of the most highly-anticipated Xbox One, Xbox 360 & PC first-person shooter game has got to be Titanfall as we certainly have been smitten with all of the content we’ve seen regarding the game over the past few months. We know the game will...

Xbox 360 Receives PBS App

10/23/2013, Gamers are probably very well aware they can use their consoles for other things besides playing video games. Microsoft is actually betting big on the future of the Xbox One doing everything else in addition to playing video games. Netflix, Hulu and even...

Bing Gets New Speech Recognition Control

10/22/2013, It does seem as though Microsoft’s Bing has just received a spanking new speech recognition control as well as an updated Bing OCR and Translator controls. The new Bing Speech Recognition Control for Windows 8 and 8.1 have been released, where it will...

Xbox Fight Ends In Man Biting Penis ‘Like A Sandwich’

10/22/2013, If you play video games frequently, we’re sure you’ve been caught in the middle of an argument over a game some time in your life. Which console is better? What game is the best? Who has the best controller? All of these questions have most...

Microsoft Re-Releases Windows RT 8.1 Onto Windows Store

10/22/2013, We reported yesterday Microsoft pulled the Windows RT 8.1 update for all devices running on Windows RT 8 due to reports of the update bricking Surface RT tablets. As a result of this issue, Microsoft had to investigate what exactly the problem was, and it...

Microsoft Testing Prototype Google Glass-Like Eyewear [Report]

10/22/2013, There are quite a few companies who are working on their own wearable technology similar to the Google Glass, and it appears Microsoft may be throwing their hat in the ring as well. According to a report published by the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft is...