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Microsoft Demos New Features for Windows 10 for Mobile

Microsoft Demos New Features for Windows 10 for Mobile

During its Mobile World Congress press conference Monday morning in Barcelona, Microsoft showed off a few features in Windows 10 for...

Samsung Galaxy S 6 and S 6 Edge Preview

Samsung Galaxy S 6 and S 6 Edge Preview

With its latest flagship smart phones, Samsung is listening to its customers and going with high-quality materials and less bloat. The...

Samsung Galaxy S 6 is Not the Microsoft Android Phone We Were Hoping For

Samsung Galaxy S 6 is Not the Microsoft Android Phone We Were Hoping For

Unlike Microsoft, Samsung went for the Apple jugular at Mobile World Congress this week, announcing its next flagship phones, the Galaxy S...

Microsoft Announces Universal Foldable Keyboard

Microsoft Announces Universal Foldable Keyboard

Microsoft didn't just announce two new Lumia smart phones at Mobile World Congress this week: It also announced a new Microsoft Universal...

Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL Photo Gallery

Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL Photo Gallery

Here are Microsoft's official shots of the new Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, it's new mid-range smart phones. Both devices feature Snapdragon...

Microsoft Treads Water at MWC 2015 with the Lumia 640 and 640 XL

Microsoft Treads Water at MWC 2015 with the Lumia 640 and 640 XL

As expected, Microsoft announced its latest smart phones, the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, at its Mobile World Congress press conference...

The HP Spectre x360 is What Happens When a PC Maker Collaborates with Microsoft

The HP Spectre x360 is What Happens When a PC Maker Collaborates with Microsoft

For years, I've railed against the openly hostile attitudes that most PC makers have towards Microsoft, and in recent months I've been...


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Microsoft Accidentally Reveals Lumia 640 and 640 XL Ahead of Launch

Tomorrow morning at its Mobile World Congress press conference, Microsoft will announce some number of new Lumia handsets, among them the...

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First Look: HP Spectre x360

HP's stunning new Spectre x360 gives Windows fans reason to cheer: It's a premium transforming, multi-touch Ultrabook that doesn't ape the...

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Acer Announces First Windows Phone 8.1 Handset

Acer used to sell a gorgeous Windows Mobile handset outside the United States, but this week the firm announced its first-ever Windows...

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Office 2013 Tip: Skip the Cloud Integration

In its drive to integrate OneDrive deeply with all of its core products, Microsoft has made the open and save operations in Office 2013 a...

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OneDrive Tip: Use Documents and Other Libraries with OneDrive

Given the liberal storage allotments and deep OS integration with OneDrive, Windows users should consider using this cloud service for all...

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Fable Legends Will be Free to Play, Microsoft Says

Microsoft announced this week that the latest game in the critically-acclaimed Fable series of cooperative role-playing games will be free...

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Lenovo Accepts My Clean PC Challenge

In a startling yet overdue announcement, Lenovo said today that it would no longer bundle crapware—for the most part—on any of its...

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Tip: Trade-in an Older Surface for a Surface Pro 3

Microsoft is now letting customers trade-in older Surface devices for credit towards a new Surface Pro 3. There are a number of caveats to...

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Games with Gold for March 2015

It's almost March, so Microsoft is talking up the free games that Xbox Live Gold subscribers can get over the next 30 or so days as part of...

February 27, 2015 with 0 Comments

Tip: Get an Xbox Live Gold Subscription for Just $40

This is just a temporary offer, so you'll need to act fast, but the Microsoft Store is currently selling one year of Xbox Live Gold for...

February 27, 2015 with 0 Comments

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