Microsoft has announced that it will offer three new Xbox 360 bundles during the holiday season later this year, featuring some top quality games, alongside a free Xbox Live Gold membership for a month, for as low as $249. Xbox 360 may be... keep reading
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Earlier this year Microsoft announced Skype TX, a professional-grade version of the app developed for the business and media industry. Among several features, Skype TX was said to deliver high quality audio and video around the world. Tod... keep reading
Rockstar have today announced that Grand Theft Auto 5, the game makers latest installment to the 'GTA' franchise will be arriving on Xbox One (and PS4) this November 18. Better yet, the port will include a few new features exclusive to ne... keep reading
Not too long ago, Re-logic mentioned on their Facebook page that Terraria would launch in the Windows Phone platform on Friday. They kept their promise, and the game is now available in the store, with support for devices with 512MB of RA... keep reading
Windows Phone is slowly gaining popularity with more developers shifting their focus to the Microsoft's operating system lately. Recently, another multiplayer combat game, Company of Tanks, made its way to the Windows Phone store.... keep reading
Telltale Games, the company behind the fantastic game series 'The Walking Dead' and 'The Wolf Among Us' has announced that both games, including both Seasons 1 and 2 of The Walking Dead will be coming to Xbox One, PS4 and other retrospect... keep reading
Microsoft’s recent $100 cut on Xbox One has bolstered the gaming console’s sales, but it still couldn't manage to outpace rival’s PlayStation 4 numbers, according to the latest data from NPD.
Sony’s PlayStation 4 has remained as t... keep reading
Those of you that are Outlook.com users probably know that Microsoft hasn't really changed the UI since it launched. There have been some changes, like integration of Skype, new filters system that have happened, but nothing significant t... keep reading
These last few months has seen some exciting progress for Windows Phone when it comes to OEMs. There have been 14 new OEMs with more than 22 devices announced! Part of this success stems from Microsoft's collaboration on Qualcomm's Refere... keep reading
For those of you who use the Video app on Windows 8.1 or Windows Phone, you will be happy to know that an update is waiting for you in the Windows Store. Both updates improve the app's experience, and we recommend you download these updat... keep reading
Looking for a fun new puzzle game for your Windows 8.1 device? Check out Dr. Jolt, a popular game that has been available on Android and iOS. Dr. Jolt is a simple and fun app that is sure to provide you with hours of entertainment.... keep reading
Windows Phone powered Lumia devices are fantastic, primarily because of their camera and video recording quality. Let's say you record a video or take several shots of your kid's volleyball game and you want to share it with friends or co... keep reading
A new video has leaked onto the web today demonstrating how the new Start Menu in Windows Threshold works on the desktop. The video comes from build 9834, which screenshots had leaked from earlier in the day. It appears in this build it i... keep reading
Do you like Chrome or want to try it out, but don't want to tie your browser to a Google account? Well, now you can finally install (free) apps and extensions without a Google account.
Paid apps and extensions will, obvio... keep reading
Xbox One SmartGlass app transforms your mobile device or tablet into a second device for you Xbox One. Recently, the app picked up an update on Windows 8.1, bumping it to version 2.2.1409.8001, and introduces a few useful features for the... keep reading
Windows To Go is a Microsoft solution to the enterprise workforce on the move. Basically, it puts a bootable copy of Windows 8.1, along with all your settings, apps, security tools and policies on a USB 3.0 flash drive.
F... keep reading
The Charms Bar! Remember when we revealed that the Charms bar in Windows 9 (Threshold) would be going away for desktop users? Well according to Neowin, the damn feature has returned for one last battle. We originally reported that the Cha... keep reading
If you're a fan of RPG games, I'd suggest you take a look at SoulCraft 2: League of Angels. As a player, your task is to save the earth from apocalypse, by defending it from the legions of hell using one of the seven angels. The heroes ra... keep reading
At the IFA 2014 trade show last week, Microsoft unveiled the Lumia 730, the Lumia 735, and the Lumia 830. The handsets will soon start selling in Europe, and 'soon' arrive in the United States. Now, Microsoft is prep... keep reading
Microsoft’s Surface Pro line of hybrid PC's has always been about performance on-the-go, compared to its Windows RT sibling that is primarily designed for media consumption.
Earlier this week, Inte... keep reading
Earlier we learned that Microsoft is planning to drop Nokia branding from its forthcoming Windows Phone handsets. In addition, the company was also said to reduce the “Windows Phone” moniker to just “Windows”. Now new leaked images of the... keep reading
Microsoft Studios recently released a challenging puzzle game dubbed as Secrets and Treasure: the Lost Cities. As the name suggest, you go through exotic locations with extremely challenging puzzles, and find treasures as you move on with... keep reading
Information regarding the next version of Internet Explorer has leaked onto the web this morning which detail a number of upcoming changes to the browser. According to the report, Internet Explorer 12 will include a brand new Chrome-like... keep reading
Earlier this week, Opera Mini for Windows Phone launched in beta form. We all have a pretty good idea that users may run into errors and problems during the beta phase, but that shouldn't stop you from using the app.... keep reading
Update: Recent video leaked of this particular build reveals it's possible to re-enable the Start Screen on the desktop. WinBeta understands that this feature may not stay, Microsoft is actively working on a way to make sure the Start Scr... keep reading
Well it's about time! Screenshots of Windows 9 (Threshold) build 9834 have leaked onto the internet, finally showing off a number of new changes which WinBeta and other sources have spoken about. The screenshots reveal the updated Start M... keep reading
Soccer fans rocking the Xbox One will be glad to know that FIFA 15 digital edition is available for pre-order in the Xbox Store. Customers eagerly waiting for the game can pre-order and pre-load it from the store and play the game as soon... keep reading
Gameloft is one of the most popular developers, not just on Windows Phone, but other mobile platforms as well. Recently, the studio published yet another game in the Windows Phone Store dubbed as Spider-Man Unlimited.
The free-to-... keep reading
Microsoft is offering gamers a special inside look at the beautiful limited edition Xbox One console for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare. The wireless controller that comes with the bundle even looks like it is from the battlegrounds of the... keep reading
Microsoft is no stranger to legal battles, most notably with an anti-trust suit in the US and ongoing problems with the EU. But the company recently stood up to a court attempting to strong-arm user data which happens to be stored on fore... keep reading
Jawbone, the makers the UP and UP24, has shown off a screenshot of the incoming Windows Phone version of their app they announced earlier this month.
The Jawbone UP/UP 24 are fitness bands that you wear, which sync with a... keep reading
Microsoft, according to Neowin, is working on video games in your browser. These are full-fledged games - even some Xbox One titles - that Microsoft is making playable by leveraging the cloud. The games are playing at around 60 frames per... keep reading
Microsoft has announced three new tiers for their SQL Database-as-a-service: Basic, Standard, and Premium. This new tier system allows you to significantly increase the databases managed from a single administrator.
These... keep reading
As Microsoft’s iconic instant messaging service, MSN Messenger or more recently known as Windows Live Messenger, reaches its retirement, Microsoft has donated the @Messenger Twitter handle to Facebook. Microsoft began migrating Messenger... keep reading
Earlier this month, we reported that Microsoft had increased OneDrive's upload file size restrictions from 2 GB to an unknown size limit. Now, Microsoft has revealed new updates to OneDrive, along with the ability to... keep reading
If you're a fan of indie games, you must've heard about Terraria, a popular game which available on all major platforms (except Windows Phone), including PC, Xbox 360, PS3, iOS and more. As for Windows Phone, the app was announced almost... keep reading