We don’t know when the successor is coming, but as this expansion of the HoloLens Agency Readiness Program shows, Microsoft certainly seems to be pleased with performance of the original device. As the software giant revealed, the program was initially launched at BUILD 2016, with just 10 partners in the US and Canada...

Somewhat surprising that it has taken this long, but Microsoft has picked up two distribution partners in Europe for HoloLens. Econocom and Bechtle are the two companies that Redmond has signed up. This partnership will expand the reach of the mixed reality device, making it easier for local corporate customers to get...

The European odyssey continues for Microsoft, and the market is slowly becoming a bit of a hostile environment for the company, at least when it comes to legal issues. After the hefty fine handed to it by the EU in 2011, the software titan is facing trademarking issues. Or problems related to the names of its...

The retirement of Windows XP is, once again, the talking point as PC shipments across the globe dropped by significant margins in the first quarter of 2015. Data published by IDC reveals that sales of computer hardware in Europe, the Middle East and Africa regions (collectively known as EMEA) reached 20.2 million...

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 choice in the Old Continent. Slowly and steadily, as the saying goes. The numbers reveal a welcome increase of 0.9% in the three...

Following the lead of the Lumia 640, the larger 5.7-inch version of Microsoft’s new handset is also available for preorder now, with sales expected to start later this month. Read up on the Lumia 640 here. Both these devices were unveiled at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, and Redmond had confirmed that while sales of these...

Finally some action! Microsoft has put up the newly announced Lumia 640 up for preorder in the Old Continent, after confirmation that the new handset would hit store shelves sometimes in April. The company introduced the Lumia 640 and 640 XL at MWC 2015 earlier this month. Fans can now preorder the device, with prices...

Boy, the Denim Update for Lumia handsets is turning out to be a rather slow process overall. The rollout began last year, still continues, but carriers and networks are taking their sweet time here. Microsoft has not actually provided us with too many details on the rollout. Expect mentioning that everyone should get...

Thankfully! Microsoft has quite a history with the European Commission, filled with regulatory cases and fines. The Browser Choice screen that the company was forced to put up a particular highlight. More so, considering that other technology giants like Google and Apple have gotten away with this. Anyway, Redmond...

Microsoft and Real Madrid CF, the Spanish football (soccer) club have been rather close these few years, and both entities have recently inked a brand new deal. The partnership is said to be worth $30, although we don’t have official confirmation on this. But as Forbes notes, this would grant a lot of exposure to...