Much Hated Feature Could Get the Axe in Windows 9

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If you’re one of the millions of users who hated that the Charms Bar that floats out from the right side of the screen on laptops and desktops running Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system this will come as good news. New rumors indicate that Microsoft has plans to ditch the Charms Bar in Windows Threshold or […]

New Add-On Brings Free TV to Xbox One

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It’s been a long time since Microsoft did anything to boost Xbox One’s reputation as an all-in-one entertainment system. Today the company shocked everyone by announcing the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner, a little add-on that’ll allow international Xbox One users to watch broadcast television. Microsoft detailed the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner in a post […]

Windows Phone 8.1 Update On the Lumia 925: Impressions & Performance

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For so long, Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system seemed to going no where. There where devices, that could compete with the iPhone and Galaxy S5 on a hardware level, but too often it was the software running on these phones that left a lot to the imagination. Microsoft made it clear that it hoped to […]

How to Check If Xbox Live is Up On the Xbox One

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From time to time Xbox Live goes down, leaving you to wonder if there’s something wrong with your internet connection or even your Xbox One. Here’s how to check if Xbox Live is up on the Xbox One. At first glance, the Xbox One looks like just a machine. It’s glossy & matte black exterior […]

Why Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Buyers Will Get Less Game For Their Money

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For the last few years, Assassin’s Creed games have come in two parts. First there’s the single player story that lures users in with its tales of grandeur and great story telling. Then there was multiplayer, an arena for players to hone their skills and assassinate each other in different competition types. Sadly, Ubisoft has […]

Best Buy Reveals Blockbuster Xbox One Trade-In Deal

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If you’re one of the many users hanging on to an Xbox 360 or Sony’s PS3 gaming console, Best Buy has a new deal that just may be enough to convince you to upgrade. As of yesterday, Best Buy shoppers can trade in their older console towards a deal that knocks a minimum of $150 […]

How To Get GameStop To Give You More Money for Your Games

Head to GameStop for the a Watch Dogs midnight release and you'll get a chance to play Watch Dogs early.

Trading in games has always been a risky business, slightly tarnishing the reputation of any company that dares purchase user’s games at ridiculously low prices and then resells them for quite a bit more. GameStop isn’t fighting back with words; leaked documents reveal it’s going to make a direct appeal to users by giving them […]

Leaked Video Reveals Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Release Date

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Ubisoft has been uncharacteristically quiet about the version of Assassin’s Creed coming to Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3, opting to focus only on selling the upgrades that users can expect in Assassin’s Creed: Unity for the Xbox One and PS4. That’s not stopping enterprising industry insiders from sharing everything users need to know. […]

New Madden NFL 15 Bundle Turns Xbox One Into a Sports Powerhouse

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Until this morning, Microsoft had only released two Xbox One bundles and both of those focused on first-person shooting and racing games. Announced today, a new Xbox One aims to do what those bundles couldn’t: get gamers who like sports games off the sidelines and into stores to purchase the Xbox One. Microsoft not only […]

 White Xbox One, Sunset Overdrive Bundle Leaks

Microsoft is auctioning a white Xbox One special edition which will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

The Xbox One has been on store shelves for nearly a year, but the one thing Microsoft hasn’t used to reel buyers in is a special edition console or the option to purchase an Xbox One with a bundled game besides Titanfall. Today, new leaks revealed that the company could soon move to remedy both […]

Surface Pro 2 Tablets Become the NFL’s New Digital Binder

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When the football season officially starts on September 4th, NFL coaches will still be able to get shots of their players on the field taken with a Polaroid camera. There will also be a new option that lets them see pictures of plays about 30 seconds before they could otherwise: Microsoft’s Surface Pro 2 tablet. […]

Xbox One Fantasy Football Upgrades Prepare for Kickoff

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With training camps opening around the country and the new football season set to kickoff later this summer, Microsoft is making its Xbox One console a destination for football lovers with an updated NFL Xbox One app and more. Microsoft discussed the landmark changes coming to the NFL on Xbox One app this past weekend […]

How To Rent Movies on Windows 8.1

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Windows 8.1 wasn’t just a reimagining of what an operating system could be. It also included a ton of apps that make doing everyday tasks a lot easier. One such task is renting videos and it’s integrated into Windows through the new Xbox Video app. Here’s how to rent movies on Windows 8.1. To be […]

How to Connect Your iPhone to Ford Sync

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There has never been more options and different ways to get the best of your smartphone experience in your car. It seems everyone from Apple to Google are trying to come up with ways to let you play music or call contacts with your smartphone. A few years ago Microsoft partnered with Ford to create […]

Upgrading To The iPhone 6: T-Mobile Jump, AT&T Next & More

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The summer is sort of like the calm before the storm in terms of smartphones. Really, it’s that time of year when users take stock of how their smartphone is performing for them and make buying decisions about upcoming smartphones. This year, many smartphone buyers are wondering if they should purchase an iPhone 5s now […]

There Are Some Real Reasons to Not Buy Digital Games on Xbox One or PS4

The PC, PS4 & Xbox One GTA 5 release is confirmed and pre-orders start today.

Don’t be fooled by digital downloads. Early on a large portion of that discussion surrounding used games was negative. Users were worried about whether games they purchased digitally would be playable without an internet connection. Pessimism was high early on, but recently digital games were able to shed their negative image. Mostly that’s thanks to […]

How To Change Channels on The Xbox One

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With the Xbox One, Microsoft is pioneering a different type of console. No longer satisfied with just providing streaming video, Microsoft engineered the Xbox One so it could be everything to just about everyone. Gamers can use it to play their favorite upcoming titles in high-definition, and music lovers can use it to stream songs […]

This is the New HTC One M8 Running Windows Phone 8.1

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For the past few weeks, we’ve been hearing a lot about the HTC One M8 for Windows, the new version of HTC’s flagship smartphone that drops Android for Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system. Previous leaks indicated that the smartphone would look exactly like HTC One devices that users have seen already. As new picture leaked […]

New Assassin’s Creed Game for Xbox 360 and PS3 Surfaces

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Thanks to a new league we may finally know the name of the Assassin’s Creed game coming to the Xbox 360 and PS3 alongside Assassin’s Creed: Unity later this year. Reportedly, the game is simply called Assassin’s Creed: Rouge. Our knowledge of Assassin’s Creed: Rogue doesn’t come from Ubisoft. Instead, a screenshot taken from Swedish […]

Cheaper Surface Pro 3 Arrives

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Microsoft shocked the world when it unveiled its Surface Pro 3 convertible earlier this year with its thinness, powerful processor and good looks. Its launch price tag also shocked the world, costing $999 for anyone wanting to pick up the 2-in-1 computer. Now the company is finally selling the other variants of the Surface Pro […]