Category Archives: Microsoft

Xbox One Users Complain As Advert Turns Their Consoles On

A new TV commercial featuring Aaron Paul has been accidentally turning on users’ Xbox One consoles, according to reports. The advert shows the Breaking Bad star using his Xbox One to play a game …

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Tablet Launches in New York

Microsoft launched its new high-end slate, the Surface Pro 3, yesterday at a press event in New York, and made the bold claim that it would be the tablet to replace the laptop. The …

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Microsoft Confirms Surface Pro 3 May 20 Launch?

Microsoft might just have let slip that the Surface Pro 3 is coming next week (May 20), according to eagle-eyed watchers at The Verge. Earlier this week, Microsoft released a support article for recording …

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Microsoft Not Sure About Branding for Nokia Smartphones

Microsoft Executive Vice President for Nokia devices Stephen Elop has admitted this week that he is still undecided on what to name the company’s recently acquired Nokia smartphone line. The technology company’s acquisition of …

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Surface 2 4G Model Open for Pre-Orders in the UK

Microsoft has confirmed that it has put its Surface 2 4G tablet up for pre-order in the UK, with fans able to get their hands on the device from May 8.  Though that means …

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Microsoft Officially Launches Office for iPad Apps

Last week, we brought you the news that Microsoft was preparing to bring its Office productivity suite to iPad, as part of the company’s general move towards cloud software.  Now Microsoft has confirmed Office …

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Microsoft Office For iPad To Launch This Month

Last month, we reported that Microsoft was working on bringing its Office software package to the iPad in the first half of 2014.  It seems that Microsoft wants to fast-track the launch of that …

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Windows 8.1 Free Version to Launch?

Microsoft is reportedly working on a new version of its Windows 8.1 operating system that could be available at a low cost, or even for free. The new OS, named ‘Windows 8.1 with Bing’, …

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Former Nokia Head Stephen Elop Put In Charge of Xbox, Surface

Stephen Elop, the former boss of Nokia, has reportedly been given the job of Head of Microsoft’s Devices and Studios arm.  This will mean that Elop will be responsible for all Xbox, Surface and …

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