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Windows Mobile Device Prices To Fall Below $200 This Year

06/05/2014, Most of the Windows powered smartphones and tablets that were released last year cost north of $300 at the very least. This presents a problem for the company that’s trying to make its mark in the competitive mobile market. Microsoft is setting on...

Toshiba Encore 7 Tablet Does The Windows Dance

06/04/2014, [Computex 2014] Over at Computex 2014 this year in Taiwan, Nick Parker, who is also Microsoft’s corporate vice president, showed off to the floor the most recent range of Windows-powered hardware devices that will be made available to the masses at a...

Emdoor Introduces $100 Windows-Powered Tablet

06/04/2014, One of Microsoft’s most recent entries into the world of tablets has been impressive to say the least – and I am referring to the Surface Pro 3. Having said that, such a device is far from cheap and affordable as the professional crowd is...

Touch Version Of Office Coming To Android Before Windows [Report]

06/03/2014, A few months back when it was rumored that the Office for iPad release had been delayed it was believed that Microsoft made this decision because it didn’t want the touch version of Office coming to a rival platform first. When CEO Satya Nadella...

Start Menu Back In Windows 9

06/02/2014, For those of you out there who absolutely love the Start menu in Windows, here is some bit of news that might be worth your time – apparently, it is not going to come back anytime soon, not at least until Windows 9 rolls out of the door, that is....

Microsoft To Unveil New Windows Devices At Computex 2014

05/30/2014, Computex 2014 is taking place next week and if you were looking forward to new products to be announced at the event, well we’re pretty sure that will be happening. While there will be plenty of products to look forward to, Microsoft’s OEM Twitter...

Cloud Based Windows 365 Might Never Materialize

05/28/2014, There have been a lot of rumors recently about Microsoft launching a cloud based Windows iteration. As the company pivots Office from product to service it doesn’t seem entirely impossible that the company might attempt something similar with...

Dell XPS 11 Review

05/28/2014, Dell’s sleek, carbon fiber-clad XPS 11 is a hybrid convertible laptop that attempts to marry the best of a powerful Ultrabook and a performance tablet in a slim package. Rather than start with a tablet and then add a keyboard dock like in...

Microsoft Surface Tablets Lead Windows Tablet Marketshare

05/19/2014, There are plenty of Windows-based tablets in the market at the moment, which is unsurprising given that we’ve come across our fair share of product launches and announcements, but interestingly enough it seems that despite the variety of devices...

Job Listing Hints At Cortana For Windows

05/16/2014, For those unfamiliar, Cortana is a voice assistant feature that Microsoft debuted with Windows Phone 8.1. However according to a recent job listing, it seems that Cortana could eventually find its way onto the Windows platform as well. In a way this...

Microsoft Reminds World Of Non-Existent Support For Windows XP

05/13/2014, Windows XP has been a good and faithful servant, but like all other good things that are out there, they must come to an end, one day or another. On the 1st of May, Microsoft rolled out patches for all versions of Internet Explorer in order to fix a...

Windows 365 Could Be Cloud-Based Windows OS [Rumor]

05/12/2014, Based on Microsoft’s Scroogled campaign from last year, we have to say that based on our observations, Microsoft isn’t a fan of Google or its Chromebooks. However that being said, it’s interesting that despite Microsoft not liking Chromebooks, that...

Skype For Windows 8.1 Updated Again

05/06/2014, While Microsoft did release an update to the Skype app for Windows 8.1 slightly more than a month back, this does not mean that the software giant is going to rest on its laurels. No sir, they do seem to be committed to rolling out newer versions and...