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Surface Now Among The Top 5 PC Brands In The US

The journey that started in 2012 has now reached its first destination. Microsoft Surface has continued its growth trajectory, and the innovative line of hardware devices has grown in stature. Among buyers, that is. It now finds

Microsoft Set For A Surface Event On October 2

Microsoft has sent invitations out for it another Surface event on October 2. The company will hold its next devices and services event in New York City at 4pm Eastern Time at Industria Studios. And what to

US Military Windows 10 Deployment Almost Complete

Some good news from the front! One of the most prominent Windows 10 deployments is the one that the US military undertook a few years back. And it’s been a success. Although the deadline for the upgrade

Man Sues Microsoft For $600 Million For Windows 10 Upgrade

Half a billion in damages for a botched Windows 10 upgrade? I’ve heard worse! It looks like forced upgrades to the latest version of its operating system are still causing problems for Microsoft. The company has been

Microsoft Targets IP Address That Activates Pirated Windows

A tried and tested way to get tried and tested results? Microsoft has gone after an IP address that it believes tried to activate pirated copy of Windows and Office. The lawsuit filed claims both copyright and

Microsoft HoloLens Targeted In AR Patent Suite

Head for the hills! Patent tolls running amok! The nascent field of AR is about to become a target of the patent suits planned, and Microsoft HoloLens is one of the first names on the list. Fact

The NYPD Got Those 36,000 Windows Phones For Free

The Windows Phone platform has been at the center of controversy this week, when the NYPD made it official that it was ditching all 36,000 of them that were in use by police officers. And instead, moving

NYPD Ready To Ditch 36,000 Useless Windows Phones

Ouch! It was a year and half back, almost to this day that the NYPD made it official that it was issuing some 36,000 new Windows phones to its officer in the field. This was part of

Wells Fargo Ends Support For Windows Phones

Had to happen! You may recall that Wells Fargo, one of the largest US banks, was appropriately enthusiastic when it unveiled its new app for Windows 10 Mobile devices. It was actually in June 2016 that the

Xbox Wireless Adapter Delayed Until January 2018

It’s official, dudes. And dudettes. Microsoft, for some really suspicious reason, has decided to delay the launch of the new Xbox Wireless Adapter until next year. All the way to January 2018. There were voices claiming this