Microsoft Testing Separating Search And Cortana In Windows

Microsoft has tried putting Cortana into many places, such as Windows where the digital assistant can be found in the search bar. However it seems that Microsoft is now trying a different approach where they have announced that they will be testing out separating the features from each other.

Microsoft Confirms Possible HoloLens 2 Press Event At MWC 2019

Microsoft has been working on the second generation of its HoloLens headset and it appears that the company is ready to make some details public. It has sent invites to the press for an event at the Mobile World Congress 2019 next month where it may talk about the headset.

Microsoft Preparing Windows For Foldable Devices

The foldable form factor might become a whole lot common this year. Samsung is gearing up to launch its first foldable smartphone in the near future and we can expect others to follow suit. According to a new report, Microsoft is getting ready to support this form factor. It’s said to be preparing Windows support for foldable devices.

Microsoft Developing Remote Desktop App For The iPad

As much as Microsoft would love for everyone to buy into their Windows ecosystem where they use Windows-based computers, tablets, and smartphones, the reality is that we use devices from a variety of ecosystems. Microsoft seems to understand this as their strategy these days regarding mobile seems to be about embracing the competition and developing for them.


Cortana Will Soon Stop Interrupting Users During Windows 10 Setup

It probably goes without saying that Amazon’s Alexa and Google Assistant are currently at the top when it comes to digital assistants. Microsoft’s Cortana has been around for a while now although it never really did quite catch on, at least not in the way that Microsoft was hoping for. This is why it’s not surprising that the company might want to introduce users to Cortana any chance they get.

Microsoft’s Standalone Webcams Are Codenamed ‘Bari’

A couple of weeks ago, it was reported that Microsoft might have some high-resolution, standalone webcams in the works. Now according to a report from Petri, additional details about the cameras might have been revealed, such as its codename where apparently it is known as “Bari”.

Microsoft Edge Beta For iOS Gets Picture-In-Picture

Apple’s Safari browser on iOS is more than capable of getting the job done as a mobile browser, but we imagine that for whatever reasons, people might choose to use a third-party browser, whether it be to sync their bookmarks or maybe due to better performance. Now if you do prefer using Microsoft’s Edge on your iOS device, then you might be interested in the app’s latest beta.

Microsoft’s Project ‘Bali’ Will Give Users Access To Their Collected Data

You generate a lot of data any time you’re online. This data is then used by services to either improve the user experience for you or to serve you advertisements. Many companies do provide users with access to the data that’s collected about them and it appears that Microsoft is looking to take things further. It has a new project codenamed “Bali” which will not only give users access to […]

Xbox Game Pass New Games For January 2019 Revealed

Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft’s Netflix-style game subscription service, is expanding its library this month with several additions. The library has more than 100 titles that subscribers can access as long as they keep paying for Game Pass. Microsoft regularly adds new games to the lineup so that subscribers always have access to titles that they may not have played before.

Windows 10 Market Share Finally Beats Windows 7

Windows 7 has for long been the most popular iteration of Microsoft’s desktop operating system. That has now changed about a year before the company officially drops support for this iteration. Windows 10 has now become the most popular version of Microsoft’s operating system in the world. It has taken this version three and a half years to establish a lead over the dominant iteration.

Serious Sam Collection For PS4, Xbox One Revealed By ESRB Rating

Several years ago, a Serious Sam Collection was released for both the PS3 and the Xbox 360. The game included Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter, Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter, Serious Sam 3: BFE, and Serious Sam: Double D XXL. Now it appears that a new Serious Sam Collection could be in the works for the PS4 and Xbox One.

Internet Explorer Patch Has Rendered Some Lenovo Laptops Unbootable

Recently Microsoft pushed out an update to Internet Explorer where it was meant to patch a security flaw within the browser that would have given hackers remote access to the user’s computer. Unfortunately it seems that the patch had an unintended side-effect which has resulted in some Lenovo laptops being unable to boot up after the patch.

New Microsoft Webcams For Windows 10 And Xbox One Being Developed

Microsoft hasn’t released a webcam for the past few years but if a new report is to be believed, it may be making a return to this market next year. The report mentions that the company is working on multiple webcam models and that at least one of the new cameras, said to be 4K compatible, will work with both the Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs.

Microsoft Says That Its Surface Lineup Is Here To Stay

Like many companies, Microsoft creates many products and services over the years. Some of them work out, some of them don’t, like the company’s attempts at trying to break into the mobile space with its Windows Phone platform. However if there is one product lineup the company seems pretty confident about, it would be its Surface lineup.