What else is happening today? Well, I'm flying to Las Vegas tonight. But also Microsoft's non-secret, Windows phone's new problem, Julie Larson-Green, more.
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There is no truly elegant way to enjoy Microsoft Groove content in the living room unless you invest in an Xbox. But here's an inexpensive workaround.
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Microsoft is opening its new flagship retail experience on Fifth Avenue in New York City today and is planning some fun events around the store opening
Happy weekend. What else is happening today? Steve Ballmer comments on Microsoft v. Apple, maybe Halo 5 will ship on the PC, and Pandora talks Apple Music.
What else is happening today? Joe B. is taking some time off, Michael Dell rips on Surface pricing, Apple ships iOS 9.1, YouTube Red takes out the ads, more.
Here's what's happening today: I'm coming to the UK with Mary Jo Foley in mid-November, the official Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer debuts, more.
Happy Saturday. I'll be working on the book for most of the day if possible. But here's what else is happening: George Harrison arrives on Groove, more.
On Thursday, Microsoft started rolling out gapless playback support in Groove, starting first with the Groove mobile app on the Windows 10 Mobile preview.
iHeartRadio will reportedly be the first outside service to be integrated into Microsoft's Groove Music, and will provided a key missing feature: live radio.
Until Microsoft makes its own set-top box or supports Groove and Movies & TV with apps for established solution, your options in the living room are limited
I'm heading to Microsoft's Windows 10 devices event. Here's what (else) is happening today, including some thoughts about getting Groove in the living room.
It looks like Amazon Fire TV isn't the only set-top box that will out-perform Apple TV this Fall with 4K Ultra HD video streaming: Roku 4 is on the way too.
Google's newly-announced Chromecast and Chromecast Audio arrived at Chez Thurrott this afternoon, so I set them up and gave them a quick run. So far so good.
In a big day that was partially ruined by leaks, Google announced two new Nexus-branded Android handsets, a new Pixel C tablet, and new Chromecast devices.
I received some interesting advice several months back: Instead of just using the services that come with Windows, we should use services that work better.
Sonos added Microsoft Groove support to its line of well-regarded, Wi-Fi-connected smart speakers. This was my cue to see how they work together.
Microsoft announced today that Groove Music is now supported on Sonos. So you can now enjoy your own music on the high-end smart speaker solution.
It's the long-overdue end of an era: This week Microsoft told the remaining few Zune users and Zune Pass subscribers that the ride is finally over.
For all the excitement around the new iPhone 6S and iPad Pro, the new Apple TV was in fact the most momentous announcement at last week's Apple event.
Now, you can access all of the eligible Disney movies you purchased elsewhere in Microsoft's Movies & TV, and vice versa. Here's how to set it up.
Walt Disney Company announced this week that it would expand the availability of its cloud-based video service content to include Amazon and Microsoft.
This week, Amazon updated the Prime Video service and its Amazon Video mobile apps to allow Android and iOS devices to enjoy offline viewing of videos.
Microsoft this week released Groove Music—the replacement for Xbox Music—to Android devices, Xbox One and the web. And Sonos announced beta support as well.
Microsoft has issued a major update to the Xbox Music apps for Android and iOS, adding support for OneDrive-based music and other new capabilities.
After some speculation arose yesterday, Microsoft has come clean: it is indeed renaming Xbox Music to Groove, and Xbox Music Pass to Groove Music Pass.
The Phone Companion app in Windows 10 refers to Xbox Music as Groove Music, and to Xbox Music Pass as Groove Music Pass. Is Microsoft rebranding Xbox Music?