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Banks Rush To Upgrade ATMs From Windows XP

03/04/2014, Hackers could have a field day if most of the banks in the U.S. don’t upgrade their ATMs prior to April 8th. That’s the cutoff date that Microsoft has set for Windows XP, and after that, it is no longer going to provide support for the iconic...

Music Videos Arrive On Xbox Music On Xbox One

03/04/2014, The consumption of music has definitely changed over the years. What used to be a staple on the humble TV, music videos tend to be hosted on the Internet these days, which is a no-brainer actually. After all, just about everyone and their uncle own a...

Project Spark Xbox One Now Available To All In Beta

03/04/2014, Have you heard about Project Spark before? It is basically a tool where gamers who think that they do have some latent talent in programming their own game can give a go, where using Project Spark, one will be able to develop some simple titles such as...

Bing Saves Public Beta Launched

03/04/2014, It was not too long ago that Microsoft had already sent out invites to a select bunch of people to give their new Bing Saves a runout. Just what the heck is Bing Saves all about? It happens to be a brand new manner for one to be able to save content that...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Final Build Reportedly Approved

03/04/2014, According to the reports, Microsoft’s Windows update, Windows 8.1, is expected to make its way out to users and developers in April. In fact last we heard, the update could be released to developers on the 2nd of April, while regular users can look...

Titanfall For PC Will Be A 21GB Download, 48GB Install

03/03/2014, We’re sure many gamers out there have marked their calendars for the 11th of March which is when Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall game will be released. The game will be exclusive to Microsoft’s platforms, meaning that it will arrive on platforms...

Windows Phone 8.1 Cortana Screenshot Leaks

03/03/2014, All eyes are on Microsoft to reveal more about its next major platform update at its BUILD conference next month, but there has already been a steady stream of leaks about Windows Phone 8.1. The update is a bit far off, we don’t expect it to be...

Microsoft Turns To Pop-ups To Nag About Windows XP End Of Support

03/03/2014, Windows XP may have been one of the most popular desktop OS iterations to come out of Microsoft, but it too has come to its end. The company has been trying hard to get XP users to switch, preferably to Windows 8, however it hasn’t been a smooth...

Internet Explorer 11 Is Number 2 Desktop Browser Used In The World

03/02/2014, Microsoft did knock Netscape off from their pedestal, and they have remained at the top of the pack for the longest time already. Of course, over the course of time, there has been new challengers along the way such as Mozilla’s Firefox as well as...

Windows Phone 8.1 Start Screen Custom Backgrounds Pictured

03/02/2014, Microsoft hasn’t revealed many details about Windows Phone 8.1, but already we have heard quite a bit about it, thanks in part to a developer to apparently had access to the Windows Phone 8.1 SDK. It is expected that Microsoft’s next major...

Xbox One March Update Described In Detail

03/02/2014, Later this month Microsoft is going to release a major update for Xbox One that will hopefully fix a number of issues that have been irking users and will also add some new functionality. Last month the company started sending out invitations to a select...

Halo 5 Multiplayer Beta Could Be Released This Year

02/28/2014, So according to our report from earlier, it seems that Microsoft might have some new Halo news to share at E3 2014. Could it be about Halo 5? Could it involve Halo 2 Anniversary? It could be both, but the fact that Phil Spencer mentioned 343 Industries...

Los Angeles Unified School District To Use Microsoft’s Office 365

02/28/2014, It seems that Microsoft might have something to celebrate, according to a recent announcement made by the company. It turns out that Microsoft and the Los Angeles Unified School District have managed to come to an agreement in which it will see the entire...