Well, not exactly caught, per se. But the company did stir up a little controversy in a cup, when folks found ads in the Windows 10 Mail app, which were targeting select users. Users that are have not subscribed to Office 365. And just when it looked like when Microsoft was ready to embark onto a new adventure full of...

Looks like ads are coming to Windows 10 big time! It seems that Microsoft is actually thinking about bringing ads to the Mail app, one of the most used applications in the operating system. As a matter of pure fact, Redmond has started testing this controversial Mail app update. As noted, Insiders are likely seeing...

Well, if you say so. Microsoft has made a big deal of the fact that the iPad is a tablet, not a device that can replace the productivity that users get from a PC. But Apple is adamant to prove this notion wrong. The company has rolled out a new ad for the iPad Pro, one that questions this definition. Microsoft may...

Privacy conscious? Want to disable ad tracking? Then read on. Windows 10 uses the advertising ID feature that gathers data from your app usage to serve relevant and more interesting ads. Instead of, you know, regular, run of the mill ones. However, if you would rather stop this process, then Microsoft has added in...

Office, the productivity suite, thank you very much. Microsoft have posted a new Surface ad to the official YouTube channel of the tablet, putting into spotlight two key features of the new slate. This commercial is, obviously, part of the marketing push for the Surface 3, and considering the fact that the clip is...

No big secret that Microsoft has a close collaboration going with a popular football (soccer) club around. Real Madrid and Redmond have signed a bunch of deals these past couple of years. A new ad that has just rolled out has everyone from Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema and Gareth Bale to manager Carlo Ancelotti showing...

Cheese sells, these days, it seems. A tacky little Surface Pro 3 ad has become the best such effort from Microsoft, gathering more than 6 million views in just a span of a few days. Ads like this come and go all the time, but this one kind of resonated with users. And in the process, the holiday themed commercial...

As the biggest PC marker in the world, and always in the top two, Lenovo rarely has to go the extra mile to promote its hardware. The Yoga 3, however, affords the company a little leeway. Instead of airing conventional ads, Lenovo hired the Upright Citizens Brigade to prank people. Though you can be sure that there’ll...

We do know for a fact that Microsoft is working on quite a few things. New versions of Windows, Windows Phone and Office for example. Another example is a unified apps repository. A unified apps repository for all Windows devices. Talk of this unified Windows Store is not new, of course. We’ve been hearing about it...

Recall the Dot View case that HTC first bundled with the Android version of HTC One M8, and then brought to the Windows Phone flavor? Well, Microsoft is showcasing this in a new ad. Just like the previous advertisement, the company continues bashing the Apple Siri. Only this time around, Redmond wants to show how...