With the wearable marketing growing like it is, and companies like Apple striking gold, it is surprising to see Redmond sit out. Particularly, as Microsoft Band stuck a chord with buyers. Before the Windows powered smart device was rather unceremoniously thrust aside. However, some new intelligence suggests that the...

Or £169.99, if you like to keep tabs on your pennies. Microsoft announced a few weeks back that its Band wearable would be made available in the UK market. And coming good on that promise, the company is now selling the health and fitness focused device. Up until now it as only available for preorder in the United...

Took a while coming, but Microsoft Band is now going places. Places, as in retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and Target, as well as across the pond, in the United Kingdom. This after months and months of limited supplies. Microsoft unveiled its first wearable back in October 2014, and while interest in the device has...

Microsoft Band sure is an elusive device. Redmond launched its first wearable to a decent level of acclaim, but apparently supplies were ridiculously low and the device went out of stock immediately. Withstanding the fact that the fitness device was not made available globally. However, those of you that are patiently...

Microsoft Band may still be a device that is hard to get, but Redmond continues to update its smart fitness band with new features. Features like a virtual keyboard. The wearable that helps users track their exercises, monitor burned calories, distance travelled and duration of their workouts now boasts a built-in...

Much cause for celebration for Microsoft this past week, and a few issues of despair. The Azure cloud platform suffered a downtime, rendering services inaccessible. But in the column of successes, we have a bunch of entries this week, and in the column of deals, some very irresistible offers. A selection: Milestone of...

Microsoft made quite some splash recently with the launch of the Band, the company’s first wearable. A Windows powered smartwatch may still be on the cards, but this device has been a hit. Reports and user reviews indicated that this is actually a remarkably well designed product. However, the device was only...

If the past couple of weeks were all about Windows 10, this one slowed things down on that front. Instead, Microsoft unleashed their first wearable device, going by the name of Microsoft Band. Other than that it was business as usual for the company, including a layoff of another 3,000 employees. A look at a few other...

Microsoft band was not the only big announcement coming from Redmond last night. The company also unveiled its new health and fitness platform, going by the simple name of Microsoft Health. The fitness tracker works with Health, which is designed to unify all health, fitness, and sports activities for users. The...

Whoa, bet no one saw this coming! With Microsoft Band, the company tried a new strategy of a stealth launch, so to say, without any announcement event, without any buildup of hype. And it seems to have worked. These are still early reports, but it appears that the $199 device is a hit with consumers, at least an early...