Steam Link & Steam Controller Coming to Slay the Xbox One

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This week at the GDC 2015, Valve, the developer responsible for big-name games like Portal and for the Steam PC gaming service, gave users another look at the hardware and services it hopes will make PC gaming every bit as mainstream as buying a PS4 or Xbox One. The new Steam Link and final Steam […]

PS4’s Project Morpheus Release Coming in 2016

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Project Morpheus, the virtual reality headset that Sony hopes will catch on with gamers looking for an immersive experience, is getting ever closer to release. This week at the GDC 2015 Sony confirmed it’ll hold a Project Morpheus release sometime in 2016. The announcement of an official Project Morpheus release in 2016 came during Sony’s […]

AT&T Lumia 640 & T-Mobile Lumia 640 Release Revealed

The Lumia 640.

Two of the United States’ largest wireless carriers are confirming that they have plans to release at least one of the new Windows Phones that Microsoft Mobile announced this week. The AT&T Lumia 640 has been confirmed along with the T-Mobile Lumia 640. T-Mobile confirmed the T-Mobile Lumia 640 and MetroPCS Lumia 640 in a […]

HBO Go Arrives on The PS4 Ahead of Game of Thrones

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Sony’s PS4 video game console, is finally getting one of the most popular entertainment apps in entertainment history. This morning Sony announced HBO Go for PS4, an official video streaming app for the premium television of the same name in the United States and it’s attracting a lot of attention.  Mostly, that’s because it’s come […]

Lenovo Promises Cleaner PCs after Superfish

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Lenovo, the world’s largest Windows PC maker, isn’t just apologizing for selling millions of PCs made vulnerable by a software package it installed at its factories. It’s also pledging to put an end to the amount of software add-ons it forces on users when they buy a PC. The promise came at the end of […]

HTC Vive & Gear VR Vie for Virtual Reality Relevancy

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Samsung and HTC are battling for more than just dominance of the high-end smartphone space. With an updated Gear VR headset Samsung is hoping to turn the one-off device it unveiled with the Galaxy Note 4 into something relevant. Meanwhile HTC and Valve are teaming up for the HTC Vive, a new entry in the […]

Lenovo Tab 2 A8 and Ideapad Miix 300 Offer the Best for Less

The Lenovo Tab 2 A8

Lenovo, the world’s largest maker of traditional Windows notebooks and desktops, isn’t settling for anything less than domination in Windows and Android tablets. At this week’s Mobile World Congress event the company unveiled the Lenovo Tab 2 A8 and the Ideapad Miix 300 for tablet buyers on a budget this summer. Despite them being of […]

Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL: 2 iPhone Rivals on a Budget

The Lumia 640.

Just as the rumors suggested, Microsoft isn’t showing any new flagship smartphones at this year’s Mobile World Congress event. Instead, the company is showcasing two new iPhone-alternatives, the Lumia 640 and the Lumia 640 XL. Both are for shoppers on a budget, and Microsoft is hoping that adding in a subscription for its world-class Office […]

How to Set a Background in Windows 8.1

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Microsoft’s Windows 8.1, isn’t well known for how easy it makes restoring PCs and tablets to factory settings or getting the latest apps and games from a safe place. Mostly, it’s known for the Start Screen and how it utterly alienated people who liked the Desktop. It’s the Desktop that allows users to resize apps […]

Nokia Wireless Charging Plate DT-903 Review

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It’s amazing that so much about wireless has changed. Displays have gotten bigger, with resolutions so good you might prefer to watch your favorite movies on your Windows Phone instead of your Xbox One. Data has gotten faster, even speakers have gotten clearer. One thing that hasn’t changed is charging. Depending on which device you […]

Microsoft OneDrive Review

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Talk of cloud services has reached an all-time high. Having spoon-fed smartphones and PC users new features that increasingly clog up their storage, the entire computing industry is shifting to a new way of getting users media. Forget downloading a movie, Microsoft and many more companies hope that you’ll want to stream them and not […]

3 Tips for a Cleaner Windows 8 PC

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Things in the Windows world have changed a great deal. Today, there are desktop PCs that fit in your hand and are powerful enough to get basic tasks done. These Windows PCs have astonishingly low price tags to match their diminutive stature. What’s more, these PCs are feature complete. They come with a full version […]

Xbox Support Arrives for Reddit

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There’s a lot of moving parts to a video game console and entertainment network like the Xbox One and Xbox Live. A new Reddit support account is how Microsoft hopes Xbox users will want to troubleshoot issues and fix problems that they notice with both. Microsoft announced the new Xbox_Support profile in the r/XboxOne area this […]

Battlefield Hardline Ready for Digital Pre-Order

No matter how well you play, your Battlefield Hardline stats will not carry over to the full game.

Microsoft is finally making Battlefield Hardline available for users to purchase directly from its Xbox Store, and doing so isn’t a bad move for some. Microsoft announced that users could pre-order Battlefield Hardline in the Xbox Store ahead of its March 17th release this past Thursday. Two versions of the game are available to purchase […]

Cheap Surface Pro 3 Upgrades Arrive

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Microsoft is kicking off a new trade-in program designed to let users get their hands on a cheap Surface Pro 3, provided that they own a previous generation Surface. The company, which began selling the Surface Pro 3 last summer, revealed the trade-in program last week. It’s promising as much as $650 for users who […]

3 Tips for Buying a New Windows 8 PC

The Dell XPS 13 2015 display includes a QHD+ option that looks amazing.

Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system didn’t exactly kick off a complete revolution in computing. The are pockets of innovation though. For all the talk we hear about Start Screens and Windows Store apps, Windows 8 PCs are better overall than their older counterparts. New backup and restore options mean you’ll never really need to take […]

The Moto X 2014 Just Became a Better Phone Overnight

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It appears that Motorola may have finally fixed one of the biggest issues users have with its Moto X 2014 iPhone rival. Owners of the Moto X 2014 began receiving an updated Motorola Camera app that they say, finally addresses some of the problems the device had ever since release last year. Members of the […]

T-Mobile Lumia 925 & AT&T Lumia 1520 Get Lumia Denim

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More and more users are getting an improved camera experience and the ability to trigger the Cortana personal assistant without touching their phone this week. The update that contains both features, referred to as Lumia Denim, has arrived for owners of the T-Mobile Lumia 925 and the AT&T Lumia 1520. The AT&T Lumia 1520 became […]

Xbox One Gets Battlefield Hardline Early With EA Access

No matter how well you play, your Battlefield Hardline stats will not carry over to the full game.

Owners of Microsoft’s Xbox One will get to experience the story and multiplayer modes that Battlefield Hardline has to offer a lot earlier than their PS4 counterparts thanks to the console’s EA Access subscription service. Developer Visceral and publisher Electronic Arts announced March 12th as the Battlefield Hardline release date for subscribers of EA Access. […]

Cheap Xbox Live is the Best Deal in Gaming

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Microsoft Store, the retail arm of the company behind Windows, Windows Phone and Office, is making it even cheaper to sign up for its Xbox Live gaming service. The retailer is offering cheap Xbox Live and taking the paper cards that the codes usually come on out of the question It’s unclear when the Microsoft […]