Microsoft wants you to use its popular video conferencing app Skype, even if you all you to do is have text conversations. To make the experience better for such users, the company has improved the formatting experience. Starting today, i... keep reading
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Over the past few months we have seen several new HDMI dongles offering different features, including the ability to run Android apps, beam video content from your phone and other mobile devices to a big screen and more. Intel has somethi... keep reading
If you were following Xbox news this week, you will have noticed that there were a lot of titles coming out. Major Nelson has been kind enough to give a review if you missed anything.
The Xbox One received The Evil Within, Duck Dy... keep reading
Microsoft has been doing a good job supporting independent developers that don't have millions to finance an ad campaign. Part of the way Microsoft helps is with the Windows Store and the Windows Phone Store's Indie Game Spotlight collect... keep reading
iPhone users are probably not familiar with the feeling of getting an app last, except those that wanted to try Xim. The photo sharing app was announced on all three platforms, but due to Apple's slower acceptance policy has just now been... keep reading
Microsoft recently added a new app launcher to Office 365, allowing for more organization and personalization. It now seems that they are testing it for Outlook.com services as well. Instead of the dropdown bar accessed by an arrow on the... keep reading
Flipboard was one of the more anticipated apps for Windows Phone, and now that it has been released, it's nice to see it get steady updates. The latest update allows you to pin your favorite sections and magazines to your Windows Phone S... keep reading
Yes, YouTube doesn't have a first-party official app for Windows Phone, but what it does have is a collection of other great alternatives. This Windows Phone "issue" may actually be a better situation in one regard:... keep reading
Microsoft has released a new tool to help IT staff better understand their company; the software will generate a Lync Online client devices report and give a read out of what different devices employees use when conn... keep reading
Microsoft has been regularly updating Cortana to make her a more intelligent virtual personal assistant. In the last round of updates, the software giant gave her the ability to present pictures along with search res... keep reading
The holiday season is almost upon us, so people will expect you to buy them gifts, thoughtful ones preferably that have good real-life applications. You may find what you’re looking for in one of the holiday email newsletters soo... keep reading
Back in 2012, a company named SurfCast filed a lawsuit against Microsoft claiming that the software technology giant had infringed on 52 of its patents with their Windows Phone and Windows 8 Live Tiles. Unfortunately... keep reading
Halo: The Master Chief Collection will be available for pre-order and pre-download later today! The planned released date is still November 11th for North America, but it has been moved earlier than previously planned. Instead of a Novemb... keep reading
Truecaller, a popular mobile director app, has inked a deal with Microsoft to offer Live Caller ID Lookup feature on Lumia smartphones. This feature will allow users to identify the unknown numbers during incoming calls.
Microsof... keep reading
Not too long ago, Lumia 830 went on sale in Canada through Rogers and Fido, but they aren't the only ones who will offer the the handset. Recently, TELUS also introduced the mid-range flagship device, the Lumia 830, which is available for... keep reading
Getty Images Inc. filed a lawsuit last month against Microsoft because of their Bing Image Widget. After the lawsuit was filed, Microsoft took the product down.
However, that did not stop Getty from continuing to file an... keep reading
In an ideal case, a preview program works for both parties. Enthusiasts get early access, and companies get to iron out wrinkles before a product or service goes live. Microsoft continues to pay attention to its Xbox One Preview Program p... keep reading
At 8:30AM Pacific Standard Time every week, Microsoft airs 'Cloud Profitability Fridays.' This new webcast series is hosted on the Microsoft Virtual Academy and provides help on how to transition your business to the cloud.
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Update: It is now running for $399.99 off-contract.
The Nokia Lumia 830 is now available in Canada via Rogers. It is not yet widely available, so be patient if you can't grab one yourself just yet.
The Lumia 830 is running... keep reading
EA Access is a subscription program that allows you to play any game in its 'vault.' It has recently added Pants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare to its list of available titles.
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is a multiplayer, thi... keep reading
Microsoft will be hosting Connect(), an online developer event, on November 12th and 13th. In the event, Microsoft will talk about the future of its developer tools in a mobile-first, cloud-first, and DevOps-embracing market.
The... keep reading
Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 Release Candidate (RC) is now available. Release Candidate is basically a candidate build for release and a fancy way of saying 'beta.'
Microsoft has rolled out another Surface Pro 3 advertisement, touting the device as the most productive tablet on the planet. This video advertisement made its debut on the same day as Apple's new iPad unveiling.... keep reading
Microsoft has announced new improvements to Office 365, making it easier than ever to achieve a new level of organization and personalization. Microsoft has added a new navigation experience to the Office 365 app launcher. On top of that,... keep reading
Back at IFA 2014, Microsoft announced a number of handsets including the LTE-enabled Lumia 735. The handset is already hitting retail in several parts of the globe, but there's no official word about its arrival in the US at the moment. W... keep reading
Microsoft has worked hard to truly transform itself into a feedback-driven company, be it for hardware products such as Surface or software including Windows Phone, Xbox Music, and Cortana, Microsoft is listening, even... keep reading
Every week, Microsoft offers a number of apps and games at a discounted price as a part of their Red Stripe Deal for both Windows and Windows Phone. If you're ready to save some of your cash, Microsoft is offering a discount of up to 67 p... keep reading
Microsoft operates online stores in several developed markets across the globe, offerings users both hardware and software products. However, the case is not the same for India, customers can only purchase software from the international... keep reading
Microsoft has named its new enterprise tech conference Ignite. This conference will absorb the Management Summit, the Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, Project, and TechEd conferences into a single event in Chicago. The ev... keep reading
Last month, Apple released the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, which now comes with a bigger display, and a better resolution compared to last year's iPhone 5S. Keeping that in mind, the folks at Skype have released an update for its iPhone app, bum... keep reading
Microsoft has today announced the dates for its annual BUILD conference alongside its Microsoft Ignite conference unveiling. BUILD 2015, happening in San Francisco, will take place from April 29th to May 1st. Currently, not much else is k... keep reading
If you were looking for a high-end premium Windows 8 tablet in India, Lenovo has you covered! At an event in New Delhi today, Lenovo announced the Yoga Tablet 2, an Intel-powered Windows tablet that will be available for purchase starting... keep reading
As you are probably aware, Microsoft has brought back the Start Menu with Windows 10. And while a lot of people joke that it took them this long to merely go back to Windows 7, there are UI improvements in this new Start Menu. The new and... keep reading
Not too long ago, Microsoft and 343 Industries, in collaboration with Vanguard Games, announced the next Halo game for mobile devices, Halo: Spartan Strike. The game is set to launch on December 12th on Windows, Windows Phone, and Steam,... keep reading
Many of you may have heard or read about Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella saying women should rely on karma, rather than asking for a raise, at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing event. People were understandably upset, but Nad... keep reading
Earlier this month, VLC was released for Windows 8.1 with a new design, and unfortunately, some pretty significant bugs. Today, it has gotten an update meant to fix them.
If you haven't downloaded it in fear, it seems much more st... keep reading