Boy oh boy, Microsoft sure had quite an October! The company had a rather colorful launch of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, with the release plagued by several issues before being paused. Everything from data loss to problems related to the default ZIP tool that causes hiccups when copying from an archive to a...

We have a new contender! After notable success on the Xbox platform, Microsoft has now revealed plans to bring its Game Pass subscription service to PC. This is a service similar to Netflix, where gamers pay $9.99 per month to get access to a library of games. Some 200 new and old titles, including many big Microsoft...

With cloud and gaming spearheading growth for the technology giant. As promised, Microsoft is here with its Q1 2019 earnings reports, with the numbers painting a very interesting picture. As always. The report for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 is available here. And it shows that the firm brought in $29.1...

There is evidence of a new Timeline implementation, folks. Looks like Microsoft is gearing up to bring this useful Windows 10 feature to another handy location. The web, of all things. Redmond has been working to expand its shiny new Timeline feature to more devices and places. It started with Windows 10 machines, but...

Apps and avatars, both. If you recall, it was back in May that Microsoft launched game gifting on PCs through its Store, promising to expand this functionality to include PC and Xbox applications in the future. The idea was simple — allowing users to send someone a game as a gift through the Microsoft Store. Well, as...

Sad. Paul Allen, the cofounder of Microsoft, and the one who picked the name of the company, died today at the age of 65 while undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma. After having previously defeated cancer back in 2009, Allen revealed earlier this month that the disease had gone into remission. Though he...

And that too, in 2019. The Surface line of hardware has been growing from strength to strength, but there is no shortage of people who believe that the brand is on its death bed. Even as Redmond recently refreshed its hardware lineup, which itself has broken into the top 5. However, all that is not enough to convince...

The journey that started in 2012 has now reached its first destination. Microsoft Surface has continued its growth trajectory, and the innovative line of hardware devices has grown in stature. Among buyers, that is. It now finds itself in good company — among the top 5 brands for PCs in the United States. This was...

Or rather, details regarding the Surface Pro 6 and the Surface Laptop 2. Microsoft is expected to take the wraps off these new devices at its event tomorrow, and some new details are now doing the rounds. The October 2 event is traditionally when Redmond unveils new hardware to close out the year. And this time...

The robots are taking over! Microsoft has, at the ROSCon 2018 conference in Spain, officially announced that it is bringing the Robot Operating System to Windows 10. It is also known as ROS1. Redmond has always invested heavily in technologies like artificial intelligence, but the focus has so far been on the software...