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Nokia had developed a gorgeous Apple Watch rival… but Microsoft still killed it

By on June 12, 2015 at 4:35 PM.

Nokia had developed a gorgeous Apple Watch rival… but Microsoft still killed it

The Apple Watch has its flaws, but it’s definitely one of the best smartwatches out there. There aren’t many worthy rivals for it just yet, and a new discovery reveals that Microsoft may have killed an amazing smartwatch project after having inherited it from Nokia. More →

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E3 2015 Press Conference Guide

A guide to the E3 2015 press conferences: Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and more

By on June 12, 2015 at 10:40 AM.

A guide to the E3 2015 press conferences: Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and more

We’re just a few days away from the start of E3 2015. This year is sure to be packed with exciting announcements from the big three — Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo — as well as EA, Ubisoft, Square Enix, and for the first time, Bethesda.

We’re going to be live from the massive event all week long, and to help you follow along, we’ve put together a press conference guide that you can refer back to when you’re waiting for the next live stream. More →

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Windows 10 Mobile Release Date Phones

Bad news, Windows Phone fans: You’ll have to wait a while before you get Windows 10

By on June 10, 2015 at 8:30 PM.

Bad news, Windows Phone fans: You’ll have to wait a while before you get Windows 10

Microsoft has recently confirmed that Windows 10 is launching on July 29th, but the release doesn’t cover the phone version of the software. However, it looks like Microsoft might have inadvertently leaked the launch time frame for the Windows 10 phone update in a presentation to one of its partners. More →

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Microsoft Surface Hub Pricing Availability

Microsoft’s massive 84-inch Surface tablet priced at $20,000

By on June 10, 2015 at 6:05 PM.

Microsoft’s massive 84-inch Surface tablet priced at $20,000

Microsoft’s Surface Hub will do for tablet computers what Crocodile Dundee once did for knives — that is, it will show us how puny the ones we use every day really are. Microsoft’s massive new tablet isn’t meant to be a consumer device, of course, and it’s being targeted straight at the enterprise market. The device has an 84-inch diagonal and it will cost $20,000, which should put it out of reach of the average PC user. More →

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Microsoft officially unveils new Xbox One with 1TB HDD, controller with headset jack

By on June 9, 2015 at 9:43 AM.

Microsoft officially unveils new Xbox One with 1TB HDD, controller with headset jack

The Xbox One bundle is getting a makeover. On Tuesday, Microsoft officially announced a new standard Xbox One bundle, featuring a console with a 1TB hard drive and a new matte finish, an upgraded controller with a 3.5mm headset jack and, for a limited time, a free copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection in select markets. More →

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1TB Xbox One with new controller leaked early by Amazon store listing

By on June 5, 2015 at 2:05 PM.

1TB Xbox One with new controller leaked early by Amazon store listing

It’s only been a few days since we discovered a 1TB PS4 model is in the works, and now it looks like Microsoft is joining in on the fun as well. On Friday afternoon, a listing appeared on Amazon for an Xbox One with a 1TB hard drive and a new controller, presumably spoiling one of Microsoft’s E3 2015 announcements. More →

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This is Microsoft’s bold plan to always keep your iPhone connected to the Internet

By on June 4, 2015 at 6:50 AM.

This is Microsoft’s bold plan to always keep your iPhone connected to the Internet

While Google and Facebook are looking at ways of bringing online more users, especially in developing markets, Microsoft has a bold Internet-related plan of its own, which involves keeping you connected at all times, even when you’re traveling. More →

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Microsoft reveals the first killer Windows 10 hardware

By on June 3, 2015 at 4:36 PM.

Microsoft reveals the first killer Windows 10 hardware

Ever since Windows 10 was announced early last year, Microsoft’s focus has shifted heavily toward the software side of its business. We’ve been too focused on Start menus, Edge browsers and Xbox One game streaming to pay much attention to the hardware that will actually run the OS, which is why Microsoft rearranged its priorities at Computex this week. More →

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Microsoft Buys Wunderlist Mobile App

Microsoft’s arsenal of mobile apps just keeps getting more impressive

By on June 1, 2015 at 4:46 PM.

Microsoft’s arsenal of mobile apps just keeps getting more impressive

We’ve mentioned this before but Microsoft’s arsenal of mobile apps has become really impressive. The Wall Street Journal reports that Microsoft added yet another first-rate app to its ranks on Monday by buying German app developer 6Wunderkinder, the company behind popular list-making app Wunderlist. According to the Journal, the deal to buy 6Wunderkinder is worth between $100 million and $200 million. More →

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Windows 10 Release Date Pricing

Microsoft just announced Windows 10’s release date – and pricing has already leaked

By on June 1, 2015 at 7:15 AM.

Microsoft just announced Windows 10’s release date – and pricing has already leaked

Newegg over the weekend accidentally published a number of previously undisclosed details about the forthcoming Windows 10 rollout, just ahead of Microsoft’s official announcement of the new software’s release date. Beyond launch timing, we now know quite a bit more about what to expect from the next major Windows OS upgrade from Microsoft. More →

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Windows 10 Release Date July

Report may have just revealed Windows 10’s exact release date

By on May 29, 2015 at 3:51 PM.

Report may have just revealed Windows 10’s exact release date

Microsoft said on a number of occasions that its bold Windows 10 operating system intended to unify user experience across desktop, mobile and Xbox will be released this summer, without committing to an actual release date. However, a new report may have just narrowed down the launch window to a specific month, and it’s sooner than you might have thought. More →

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