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Microsoft is the company behind software like Windows, Microsoft Office and hardware like the Xbox and Kinect. The company was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen. MS-DOS was the product that propelled Microsoft towards success, but it is Windows and Office that made it what it is today. Microsoft is currently engaged in a number of projects, including Windows 8, Windows Phone, Xbox, Office and the Azure cloud computing platform. the large majority of desktop computers run on Windows.

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Benchmarks Suggests That The Xbox Series X Could Outperform The Sony PS5
When it comes to choosing a console, different players have different needs from their gaming devices. If you’re in the camp that just loves pure power and being able to play the best-looking games possible, then you might want to consider Microsoft’s Xbox Series X as your next gaming console.

Microsoft To Temporarily Pause All Non-Security Windows Updates
Microsoft has announced that starting in May 2020, they will be hitting the pause button on all non-security related Windows updates. According to the company, this is because they are looking to create as little disruptions as possible, especially in these trying times where more people are being forced to work from home to curb the coronavirus spread.

How To Fix An External Hard Drive That Is Not Detected
Sometimes when you plug in an external hard drive to your computer, it just won’t show up or isn’t detected by Windows. This can be alarming, but follow the steps we’ve listed in our guide and hopefully it will resolve the issue.

Microsoft Warns Of Windows Exploits That Are Actively Being Attacked
From time to time, new security holes and exploits are discovered in software. This is because there is simply no such thing as the perfect code, where there will always be ways in which certain features and functions can be exploited. Unfortunately for Windows 10 users, it seems that there are currently a couple of vulnerabilities in Windows 10 that are being actively exploited.

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Reporters Without Borders Has Launched A Virtual Library In Minecraft
In the past, we have seen how Minecraft can be used for all kinds of purposes, such as being used as an educational tool to teach children about technology, to being a hobbyist game where we’ve seen how some players have used Minecraft and its building tools to construct entire worlds.

Microsoft To Host Online Xbox Event In Wake Of E3 Cancellation
The ESA has recently announced that they will not be hosting E3 2020 this year. This is due to the coronavirus outbreak that has infected thousands around the world, with no signs that it is slowing down anytime soon. This means that any announcements you might have expected from developers and companies may no longer be taking place.

Xbox Series S Could Be Priced Starting At $300
When Microsoft launched the Xbox One, they later followed up with a more affordable model in the form of the Xbox One S. They then launched a more expensive model with the Xbox One X. We expect that this will be the same formula the company will adopt with the Xbox Series X. hence the name, where there will be a “series” of different consoles under the Xbox family.

Microsoft Unveils A Couple Of New Xbox One Controllers
The launch of the Xbox Series X is probably not too far off, but if you own the Xbox One and would like to get your hands on a couple of brand new  controllers, you’ll be pleased to learn that Microsoft has since announced two new controller options for the console that come in an Arctic Camo and a Phantom Magenta finish.

The Xbox Series X Will Have The Ability To Resume Games After Reboot
Microsoft’s Xbox Series X is something to watch out for. However, before launch, we are getting several tiny pieces of information on what it’s capable of.In one of the podcasts, Larry Hryb (Director of Programming for the Microsoft gaming network) mentioned that a resume feature (for multiple games) will be baked in the new series X console.To further add, the resume feature will help you easily reboot the console and […]

Xbox One Users Can Now Eject Discs Using Their Controller
If you still largely rely on physical formats to play your Xbox games, you know that if you want to swap out discs, you will need to press a button on the console to eject the current disc. However, what if you’d rather not press the button? After all, CD/DVD players have long had the ability to eject discs remotely, so why not the Xbox, right?

How To Tell If Someone’s Opened Your Email
So you just sent off an email and you haven’t heard back from the person for a few days. Are they busy? Are they ignoring you? If you’re curious as to whether or not an email has been read, here are some tips you can check out if you’d like to know if your email has been read.

Microsoft To Bring Its Antivirus App To iOS And Android Devices
On the mobile front, Microsoft hasn’t done quite as well as the competition. Instead, the company has opted to try and take on the mobile industry through software, where they have released apps for both iOS and Android devices. Now it looks like Microsoft will be expanding on that with its antivirus software.

Xbox Series X Could Have A Greater Emphasis On Audio Quality
What makes a game immersive and fun to play? Obviously having a great storyline and gameplay helps. Next up is its graphics, but let’s not forget about the audio from the game, where having realistic sound effects and a killer soundtrack will no doubt help make players feel like they’re really there.

Microsoft’s Windows 10X Successfully Installed On A MacBook
While Microsoft has yet to hop on board the foldable phone bandwagon, the company does seem to believe that there could be some merit to the design. As a result, back in 2019, the company unveiled two foldable devices in the form of the Microsoft Surface Duo, an Android powered smartphone with dual displays, and a larger foldable tablet in the Surface Neo.