Microsoft has announced a HD live-streaming service, as a part of the Azure Media Services. This is the same technology that was used to show the 2014 Winter Games and the 2014 FIFA World Cup - and it is now available to all Azure custome... keep reading
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Back at IFA 2014, Nokia unveiled a number of handsets, including the entry-level Lumia 730/735, as well as the mid-range flagship Lumia 830. AT... keep reading
Microsoft is working hard to take the hassle out of public transportation with the newly updated Bing Maps Preview app for Windows 8.1. Now you can plan your trip via bus, train, or subway in just a few short clicks and you can see route... keep reading
The Skype app for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 has just been updated to add a new location sharing feature, among several others. Microsoft shares in an official blog post that Skype version 2.22 for Windows Phone now enables you to s... keep reading
Microsoft is dedicated to education. Another project Microsoft is using to drive tech education is their YouthSpark Hub. This program helps get young people the education they need to be successful in the future.
There ar... keep reading
The official app for the Misfit Shine fitness and sleep tracker is now available in the Windows Phone Store. This app lets you track your activity and sleep, as well as set goals to improve the quality of your health.
"The Misfit... keep reading
The Surface Pro 3 may be available in 28 markets around the globe, but the Docking Station that helps your Surface Pro 3 become a desktop replacement was limited to select markets. Not anymore. Starting September 12th, the Surface Pro 3 D... keep reading
A confidential memo has been uncovered, indicating that Microsoft is dropping the Windows Phone name, along with the Nokia name, in favor of something much more simplistic. The memo indicates that Microsoft plans to use Lumia and Windows... keep reading
Bad news, folks. WinPro 5.0, the Windows Phone handset showcased by Polaroid at the IFA 2014 trade show earlier this month, might not arrive in the market anytime soon. It has been discovered that the demo product at the IFA 2014 was a pr... keep reading
One of the greatest selling points for Nokia’s Lumia line is the amazing selection of PureView camera technology. Today, Microsoft has pushed out an update for their Nokia Camera app on all Lumia Windows Phones. T... keep reading
Microsoft’s new Xbox One console has been gradually, but surely becoming more available across the globe, and with more features being supported in more regions, it’s a good time to get an Xbox.
Un... keep reading
From time to time, a new star is born. Cortana, Microsoft's competitor to Google Now and Apple's Siri is a virtual assistant that not only takes the stage, but attempts to steal it. Cortana brings new features to the... keep reading
Back in the days of Internet Explorer 6 the browser became a bit of a joke, not to mention a security nightmare. But since then, Microsoft has stepped up its game, improving security and making its product compatible with today's web stan... keep reading
"… he's not watching movies on his iPad, that’s part of the new NFL as well. They've gotten rid of pictures, now they’ve got the iPad-like tools …"
That is a direct quote from... keep reading
BLU Products, an American based company, recently unveiled two Windows Phone 8.1 powered devices called the Win Jr and Win HD. BLU has uploaded two videos showcasing the unboxing of both devices, and they look mighty attractive!
S... keep reading
The Lumia 830, with all its 10 MP of PureView goodness, is officially coming to AT... keep reading
According to the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft is close to a deal that would see them buying Mojang AB for more than $2 billion.
Mojang AB is a Swedish Indie game developer fou... keep reading
Over the past few years, we've grown to the point where we provide you with the latest Microsoft news, encompassing hardware, software, and more. Our goal has always been to remain as neutral as possible when it come... keep reading
Today in a blog post Microsoft has highlighted schools who have chose to use Windows in the classroom. According to these schools, Windows offers a stable and secure platform for the school IT to manage. Windows also enables teachers to u... keep reading
The iPhone will now feature Bing search for Spotlight. Microsoft claims that "Bing will be powering the new integrated web search in iOS Spotlight." iOS 8 will come pre-installed on the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, in addition to the iPhone 4... keep reading
Xbox Live Gold subscription has its own set of benefits. Every week, Microsoft offers popular gaming titles for both Xbox One and the Xbox 360 at a discounted price for Gold members.
Last week, it included Lococycle and Child of L... keep reading
Yet another video advertisement has been released from Microsoft showcasing Cortana as the better personal digital assistant when compared to Apple's Siri. This video has arrived just in time for the new Apple iPhone 6 unveiling earlier t... keep reading
Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular apps in the Windows Phone Store. It's a dedicated messaging app for Facebook, allowing users to get in touch with their friends and family. Recently, the app was bumped to version 126.96.36.199, and... keep reading
For all us tech enthusiasts, Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday is a day to look forward to. Our PC’s probably look forward to it too, it’s like Christmas to them, where gifts come in the form of bug fixes, security patches, and overall stability... keep reading
Microsoft may have pulled the plug from the Age of Empires Online, but the game fans may have another thing to look forward too, especially if they are in possession of a Windows Phone handset. Microsoft announced a touch-based version of... keep reading
If you enjoy reading CNN news on your Windows Phone device, you will be happy to know that there is an app update available right now. For those of you who are using the Xbox One SmartGlass Beta app, head to the Windows Phone Store for an... keep reading
Microsoft has rolled out a firmware update for the Surface Pro 3, as part of September 2014 Patch Tuesday. No firmware updates were released for the company's previous Surface models, such as the Surface, Surface 2, Surface Pro, and Surfa... keep reading
For those of you on Windows 8.1, you are likely using Microsoft's own Mail, Calendar, and People apps. These apps are quite important pieces of software as they are vital in Microsoft's vision for having a modern interface for the tasks y... keep reading
Cherry Mobile has been on the uprise in the Philippines ever since its induction back in 2008. The Philippines-based phone manufacturer has since gone on to dominate the low-budget, entry-level segment in the country with a range of devic... keep reading
One of Microsoft's top executives in China has jumped ship and joined Chinese search giant Baidu, creating a bit of a setback for the company in the region. Zhang Yaqin was Microsoft's vice president and chairman of its Asian-Pacific rese... keep reading
Early this month, Opera opened up the Beta program for Opera Mini, a new browser for Windows Phone. You were required to sign up for the program using your email address and Opera would then send you an email with the download link.... keep reading
Until last year, we only had one choice when it comes to Windows Phone devices: Nokia Lumia. However, things have changed now, and there are a lot of Windows Phone handsets to choose from if you're looking for an entry-level Windows Phone... keep reading
European Xbox One fans haven’t been so lucky when it comes to enjoying live TV on Microsoft's latest console, but that’s about to change with the upcoming Xbox One Digital TV Tuner accessory.
The Digital TV Tuner accessory plugs i... keep reading
Nokia (now Microsoft) was usually the only Windows Phone OEM that screamed FIRST when it came to introducing new hardware features; the first with wireless charging, the first with a 60 Hz refresh rate display, the first with a glove-frie... keep reading
Ever since the untimely demise of Google Reader last year, fans of RSS have been searching for alternative methods to obtain their news fix. While many landed on Feedly, it's far from being the only option, and now one of those has obtain... keep reading
Gone are the days when TV guides had to be purchased on a monthly-basis, you can now find out what show is coming on next with a single press of button on your remote control. Unfortunately, that nifty little feature is missing for many X... keep reading