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Microsoft Promises Cheaper, Smaller Windows Tablets This Year

07/14/2014, As we had learnt earlier this year, Microsoft would be removing the licensing cost for Windows for devices that measure under 9-inches. As it stands, the majority of Windows-based tablets are 10-inches or above, like the new Surface Pro 3 from Microsoft,...

Cortana For Windows Threshold Could Reside In The Taskbar [Rumor]

07/14/2014, We have heard the rumors that Microsoft could be thinking about bringing Cortana onto Windows-based devices and the Xbox platform. In fact we’ve even seen job listings that hints at the possibility. Even as a rumor it does not seem overly ridiculous...

Desktop Could Disappear In Tiny Windows Tablets

07/01/2014, It does look as though the upcoming version of Windows could arrive with features that will cater to both desktop as well as notebook users who are not too happy about making the leap from Windows 7 all the way to Windows 8 and beyond. After all, I am...

Windows Phone 8.1 Gets Roku App

06/25/2014, Users of devices that run on Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 as well as Windows Phone 8/8.1 might want to hold on to your seats, as a brand new app is made available on those two platforms. We are referring to the Roku app, where you will now be able to check...

‘Older Versions’ Of Skype For Desktop Being Retired

06/22/2014, Skype is one of the most widely used communication services out there and the folks behind it update the service regularly to ensure that users have the best possible experience. It has already confirmed that work has begun on a new user interface for...

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...