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Microsoft Launches Office 365 Personal Subscriptions

03/13/2014, Back in 2012 Microsoft launched a subscription version of Office 365 under the Office 365 Home Premium moniker. For $8.33 per user per month or $99.99 per year, subscribers would get access to the typical apps in the Office suite, with the added advantage...

OneNote For Mac Release Expected ‘Soon’

03/12/2014, Microsoft already offers a OneNote app for iOS, but it hasn’t released one for Mac up till now. Its not like there is any shortage of note-taking applications on Mac, but the company appears to be bent on competing with rival Evernote. ZDNet’s...

Office For Mac 2014 Update Release Possible

03/11/2014, Microsoft Office is a popular productivity suite that’s available for both Windows and Mac, two of the widely used platforms out there. Redmond has been shipping Office for Mac but it has been quite a while since the existing version received a...

Microsoft Surface 2 With LTE Priced At $679

03/11/2014, We did talk about how whispers of the Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE capability being sent to Microsoft Stores yesterday, and here we are with more word on the long awaited LTE enabled tablet. Apparently, it seems that the 64GB model of the Microsoft...

Surface 2 LTE Tablets Sent To Microsoft Stores (Rumor)?

03/10/2014, For those who have been waiting for a better version of the Surface 2 tablet, perhaps your long wait is over. And by “better”, I would mean a Surface 2 that will boast of LTE wireless capability, allowing you to remain hooked to something that is way...

Surface Power Cover To Ship Later This Month

03/10/2014, It seems that many people have been waiting for the Surface Power Cover accessory to arrive for the longest time, at the very least those who happen to own at least one of the following devices from Microsoft – the Surface Pro, Surface 2 and Surface...

Microsoft-Nokia Deal Met With Resistance In Korea

03/10/2014, Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia has yet to be concluded, but it seems that not only is the deal facing opposition from China, but recent reports have indicated that the deal could be facing resistance over in Korea as well. According to the reports,...

Skype For Windows 8.1 Now Supports Chat Sync

03/10/2014, Skype has been a popular VoIP or voice over internet protocol tool for a long time. Its widely used from people who simply want to stay in touch with the people they care about to businesses who deem it a cost effective telepresence solution. However,...

Phil Spencer Reiterates Microsoft’s Commitment To The Xbox

03/09/2014, Microsoft has had a recent shake up in terms of their leaders, with their new CEO, Satya Nadella replacing Steve Ballmer, and Stephen Elop, Nokia’s former CEO, replacing Julie Larson-Green as head of Microsoft’s Devices and Studios division. With this...

Penultimate Windows XP Patch Coming Soon

03/09/2014, Microsoft is going to cut the cord and let its popular OS iteration fade into the oblivion on April 8th. Its the end of the road for Windows XP, which means that there won’t be any more updates, patches or security fixes even if something goes...