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Bing Updated With Hotel Booking Support, Improved Mobile Experience

12/11/2014, We know that Microsoft has been making several changes and improvements to Bing to make it more useful and functional like what Google has done with their own search. Well if you’re a Bing user who is planning on going on holiday and are looking for...

Updated MSN Apps Land On iOS And Android

12/11/2014, Earlier this year there were rumors that Microsoft is going to rebrand several of its products, such as a rebrand of Windows Phone to simply Windows, and the branding of Nokia Lumia devices to Microsoft Lumia. This September we saw the company refresh...

Microsoft Offering 100 Albums Absolutely Free

12/11/2014, If you love music then you should definitely check out Microsoft Music Deals application. It was launched back in October with 101 albums priced at $1.99 or less to celebrate the launch. Taylor Swift’s new album, 1989, launched on the app for just...

New Lumia 1030/RM-1052 Photos Compares It Against The iPhone 6

12/11/2014, It wasn’t too long ago that we caught a glimpse of the alleged Lumia 1030 which goes by the model number RM-1052. Well thanks to new photos that have surfaced, we now have additional photos of the handset which compares it against the iPhone 6. Given...

Microsoft Now Accepting Bitcoin As Payment Method

12/11/2014, Bitcoin is a virtual currency which is a bit contentious. Some people are completely for it, while others are against it, namely the government who feels that Bitcoin could be a bit hard to manage and regulate due to its nature. That being said if you...

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...