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Microsoft Flight Simulator Lands On Steam December 18th

12/10/2014, As an avid PC gamer I have fond memories of Microsoft Flight Simulator, spending countless hours trying to pilot a Boeing 747 using just the keyboard was undeniably fun. The game got the axe back in 2009 but almost two years later Microsoft released a new...

Office Online Gets Insights Feature

12/10/2014, Microsoft has just introduced a brand new feature to Office Online, which is known as “Insights”. This is not the first time that Microsoft’s Office Online has been on the receiving end of a new feature, and it definitely is not the last. Insights...

Minecraft: Pocket Edition For Windows Phone Released

12/10/2014, Minecraft: Pocket Edition is available on popular mobile platforms, iOS and Android to be precise, it has never been released for Windows Phone but that changes today. Obviously it helps that Microsoft, the company that makes Windows Phone, purchased...

Surface Hub App Updated

12/09/2014, Earlier this year in October, Microsoft did introduce a spanking new Surface Hub app on their Windows 8.1 operating system, where it was mentioned back then that the design of the app will hopefully be able to assist users to maximize the use of their...

Native MKV Support Arrives On Windows 8.1

12/09/2014, Earlier this year Microsoft added native support for the MKV file format to its latest gaming console, the Xbox One. This was the first time that the possibility of this support being brought over to Windows was raised, and that’s exactly what has...

Xbox Fitness To Remain Free For Xbox Live Gold Subscribers In 2015

12/09/2014, Back in 2013, Microsoft announced Xbox Fitness. This was a feature that was included in the Xbox One console and was available for free for Xbox Live Gold members. The original announcement back in September was that the service would remain free for Xbox...

Sprint Samsung ATIV S Neo Windows Phone 8.1 Update Released

12/08/2014, It has been a couple of months since Microsoft released Windows Phone 8.1 for all supported devices. However, one must always factor in carrier delays when trying to figure out when a new software update is going to land. Its no different with Windows...

720,000 Xbox One Units Reportedly Sold Over Black Friday

12/07/2014, Throughout this year we have been hearing how Sony’s PlayStation 4 has been outselling the Xbox One from Microsoft. Both consoles were released in November last year and PS4 was the first to hit one million units sold milestone a full three months...

Cortana Goes Live In Four New Countries

12/07/2014, It has been less than a year since Microsoft showed off its virtual private assistant for Windows Phone. It’s called Cortana and the virtual assistant was limited to a handful of countries when it first came out. Microsoft reiterated its commitment...

Windows 10 Consumer Release Expected In Summer 2015

12/07/2014, Microsoft may have unveiled Windows 10 a few weeks back but it is yet to confirm exactly when this new iteration for its operating system will be released to the public. A Technical Preview has been out for some time now, and the company is expected to...