The Machine

Windows 8.1 App Watch: The Machine

I guess if you’re calling your game The Machine, then you best back it up with some solid gameplay mechanics. Luckily the developers of this new game have. This is a platform...
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Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2 Coming To Select Lumia Models

Well that’s a relief. Microsoft, it seemed, stood by its decision not to release its latest Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2 firmware on older hardware, making this version exclusive to new...
Bing Image Search Updated

Microsoft Updates Bing Image Search With New Features

Time for one of those regular Bing updates! Redmond has rolled out a new Bing Image Search refresh, providing the service with some subtle layout improvements and a few useful features. Features...
StaffPad

Windows 8.1 App Watch: StaffPad

The most striking factor of StaffPad is, without doubt, its $69.99 price tag. Which practically makes this music app one of the most expensive applications currently available on the Windows Store. Then...
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Kabam Discontinues Windows Phone App Development

Not too long ago, you may remember, that Microsoft penned a deal with a fairly established mobile game developer by the name of Kabam. That was in June 2014. And as part...
DuckTales Remastered

Windows 8.1 App Watch: DuckTales Remastered

Now this is a very unique game, targeted at a very distinct audience. DuckTales Remastered launched on a bunch of different platforms in 2013, including the PC, Android, PS3 and the...
Kinect For Windows

Kinect For Windows Production Has Now Ceased

Had to come to this, but there’s actually more to the story. Yes, Kinect for Windows will no longer be manufactured, but manufactured specifically for the PC is the point here. Microsoft...
Microsoft Campus Layoffs

Microsoft Layoffs Continue, Hundreds Let Go In New Round

Or what is actually termed as the final round. More depressing news, but we just had the latest round of Microsoft layoffs with the company releasing hundreds of employees across the...
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Windows Phone Loses Another App, NBC Pulls Out

Not again! You know what would be really great is if all these big name developers that are discontinuing their Windows Phone apps get back with their Windows 10 solutions. Universal, streamlined,...
Microsoft Band Production

Microsoft Band Initial Unit Production Was Only 30,000

At least, according to unofficial sources. Redmond has not exactly commented on the production of Microsoft Band, or the number that was produced in the first batch. But this much is certain...
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All Windows Phone 8.1 Versions Eligible For Windows 10

Some timely confirmation from Microsoft. The company recently revealed that all Windows Phone 8.1 versions will directly be able to upgrade to Windows 10 for Phones once the new OS launches. In...
Microsoft Campus Strategy

Microsoft Finally Adopts The Open Document Format

Remember all that hoopla between Microsoft and the UK government on adopting the ODF standard for documents last year? Well, it seems like we finally have a resolution of the issue. Read...
Windows Phone European Market Share

Windows Phone European Market Share Crosses The 10% Mark

No looking back now? Fingers crossed. Windows Phone European market share simply keeps on growing, and the latest data from Kantar shows that the platform has become a much more popular...
MS-DOS For Windows Phone

Microsoft Releases MS-DOS For Lumia Smartphones

Perhaps the most elaborate April Fools’ Day joke of them all, surely the most useful. Microsoft have released a version of MS-DOS for Lumia handsets, and it is now available for...

Internet Explorer Now Has Over Double The Share Of Chrome

The browser wars are well and alive, then! Internet Explorer has shown some strong progress over the past couple of years, even though Microsoft is ready to make IE part of...