Now this is something that you don’t see all that often. The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL phablet was officially unveiled last month at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, but an upgrade is on the cards. Microsoft, it appears, is already working on a hardware refresh of this handset. With reports that the new model will make its debut...

That’s more like it! With Windows Phone focusing on midrange and budget devices, the platform has lost a bit of luster. The Microsoft Lumia 940, however, aims to set things straight. Some early specifications of the device have leaked out, which is set to take its place as the successor to the popular Lumia 930. And...

Redmond made a splash late last night by introducing the Microsoft Band, its first foray into the wearables arena. The device is available right now for those living in the United States. Perhaps the biggest highlight of this new gadget is that it can be paired with the majority of devices on the market, from Windows,...

Redmond also refreshed its pro tablet, and the updated Surface Pro 2 comes with several new changes that make the device a fair bit faster, just a tad lighter and much more power efficient. The heart of it all is the Intel Haswell processor that beats at 1.6 GHz. Microsoft was all confidence during the official unveil...

Microsoft unleashed its second generation Windows RT tablet yesterday, and the refreshed version of Surface 2 is now a faster and lighter than its predecessors. The company has enhanced the technical capabilities of the slate by throwing in the NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor that is optimized both for maximum performance...

Chip maker Intel revealed some specific hardware details about tablets running on Windows 8. Here are some of the salient points. Windows 8 tablets will be available in 10- and 11-inch designs. These tablets will have an anticipated nine-plus hours of battery life. 3G/4G connectivity are expected. The tablets should...

Last week, a slew of software designers and journalists in Anaheim, California were treated to a preview of Windows’ latest operating system – Windows 8. Many of these software designers and journalists, along with major news networks such as CNN and CNET have claimed that the newest addition will be hard to...

After Microsoft’s Build Conference last week, those who were treated to test the newest Windows Operating System found that it can be closely compared to Apple’s grasp on the world of technology – mostly with tablets such as the iPad. A variety of companies set out to compare Apple’s iOS 5 and Windows 8, comparing their...