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...

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...

That is, after the release of the Redstone 5 update. There are some whispers that the software titan is gearing up for a reorganization of the Windows team, to better align it with future strategy. This is a team that has long been the backbone of the success Redmond has achieved, and a reorg here will...

Big changes ahead? You can bet the farmhouse on that! Terry Myerson, the Windows chief, has departed Microsoft. After having spent no less than 21 years at the company, no less. Not only did Redmond confirm this news yesterday, but Terry himself published a goodbye letter on LinkedIn, talking about the time...

Milestone time! Microsoft held its annual shareholders meeting today, where CEO Satya Nadella confirmed that Windows 10 were running on 600 million active deices now. This, along with putting some extra emphasis on gaming, which you can read up on about here. Anyway, according to the report, this is a number...

That’s more like it! Much has been written about the steps Microsoft has taken in gaming lately, in particular how it shut down games in development and closed down studios. The arrival of the Windows 10 powered Xbox One X heralds a new dawn of sorts for the company. And with programs like Xbox Play Anywhere,...

A lot has been said about the enterprise focused approach Microsoft has taken these last couple of years, but CEO Satya Nadella insists that the company is still well and truly in the consumer market. Only, its end user approach is completely different from its rivals. Rivals like Apple and Google. Basically,...

Now that the dust has settled on the Windows Phone affair, we hear the thoughts straight from the Microsoft CEO about why the company’s mobile platform had no chance against Android and iOS. This, comes days after Joe Belfiore pretty much sealed the deal on the mobile OS. What Satya Nadella said on the matter...

Hmmm, so this is what has been brewing underneath? Even though nothing has been confirmed yet, there is talk that Microsoft may give up on the Surface line, and exit the hardware market altogether. And the reasoning behind this is the culture at Microsoft. The company has already abandoned the Band, its...

It sure looks like that. Someone somewhere may have fabricated the Intel being at fault for the Surface issues story, juicy new detail of which have just been revealed. The Surface line is the center of attention the past few days after it was deemed unreliable by a Consumer Reports survey recently. And we...