Windows 10 Consumer Preview to Have Key Features in 2015

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The Window 10 Consumer Preview could include many of the key features Microsoft’s forthcoming operating system needs to compete with iOS, Android and Mac OS alike. Citing leaks of early Windows 10 Consumer Preview builds, Chinese website IT Home is claiming that the Windows 10 Consumer Preview will include everything from Internet Explorer 12 to […]

AT&T Black Friday 2014 Deals Knock Lumia 635 to $39.99

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Apple’s ever-popular iPhone smartphones aren’t in danger of being overran by Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system any time soon, that’s not because of a lack of deals though. Black Friday 2014 deals for the AT&T Lumia 635 smartphone are coming in pretty fast. The first is a classic Black Friday 2014 deal in every sense. […]

Xbox Music Black Friday 2014 Deal Brings 100 Free Albums

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Users of Microsoft’s Xbox Music subscription service and online music store are getting the ultimate Black Friday 2014 deal. As part of its holiday promotions, Microsoft is giving Xbox Music users 100 free albums and deep discounts on other albums too. Microsoft itself has yet to announce the music. Instead, news of them comes by […]

HP Stream 13 Gets Early Black Friday 2014 Price Cut

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The Hewlett Packard and Microsoft might have set the world on fire earlier this year when they jointly announced the HP Stream 13 at $229, but even that low price is being overshadowed by an early Black Friday 2014 from Microsoft. Starting today, the HP Stream 13 is just $199 when buyers order it from […]

Epic Batman: Arkham Knight Release Trailer Arrives

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Batman: Arkham Knight release day for the Xbox One and PS4 isn’t happening this year, but that isn’t stopping developer Rocksteady Studios from teasing the upcoming adventure game. Rocksteady teamed up with Game Informer to release the teaser of Batman: Arkham Knight that arrived online today. What we see in the video aren’t just cut-scenes […]

1 Tiny Change in Windows 10 Could Have Big Consequences

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Microsoft says that it’s changing a key detail in Windows 10 that could break some applications for users upgrading their notebooks, 2-in-1s and desktops when it arrives next year. Late last week Microsoft confirmed reports that it’d be changing the internal number that Windows 10 uses to identify itself to apps and services. It’s a […]

Surface Pro 3 Buying Guide: What You Need to Know

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It’s impossible to predict how successfully anything is going to be with real users. There were plenty of industry insiders lining up to predict the doom of Apple’s MacBook Air. Because of its size, insane battery life and great design the MacBook Air quickly became one of the best machines users could buy. Today, Microsoft’s […]

4 Best iPhone Rivals Running Windows Phone

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When you’re just casually looking at the smartphone landscape, a lot of things haven’t changed. Apple’s iPhones, including the iPhone 6, are still the smartphones to beat. iPhone rivals from Android have come the close to beating Apple’s devices based on hardware features, but none can seriously lay claim to the iPhone’s crown yet. Things […]

Windows 10 9879 Update: What’s New & Different

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Microsoft is on a quest to create a great operating system for everyone and every type of device with Windows 10. Coming next year, the final version of Windows 10 will run on tablets, notebooks, desktops and even replace Microsoft’s own Windows Phone operating system in some form. That’s next year though, and we’re a […]

Moto X 2014 Android Lollipop Update Review

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I’m not so much a fan of Google’s Android operating system as I am of Motorola’s Moto X 2014 flagship smartphone. I purchased the Moto X 2014 in the hopes that the Moto X 2014 Android Lollipop Update would make me an Android fan though. Having come from the cleanly designed, Windows Phone operating system, […]

Should You Buy a Kinect 2 Sensor for Your Xbox One?

The Kinect 2 for Xbox One is more powerful than the previous Kinect and offers more use than the PS4 camera.

A year ago, the Xbox One was more than just the wireless controller and giant black box that now sells for $399. At the time, it was important to Microsoft that every single one of the consoles it sold had a Kinect 2 sensor. The Xbox One wasn’t just a video game machine and the […]

PS Network, Microsoft Logins Leaked Says DerpTrolling

Gamers will need Xbox Live Gold ($60 a year) or PlayStation Plus ($50 a year) for a full experience.

It looks like owners of living room gaming consoles like the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 and PS4 should change their passwords immediately. According to a report from CNet security on both services may have been compromised recently. DerpTrolling, which is a hacker group that’s claimed responsibility for other nefarious acts in the past claims […]

$99 HP Stream 7 is The Black Friday 2014 Deal To Get Now

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Forget expensively priced Windows 8 tablets with large screens that are great for productivity, but make enjoying media and reading booms a bit of a hassle. The HP Stream 7 is an Intel-powered Windows 8 tablet that’s available for just $99 as a part of Microsoft’s Black Friday 2014 deals. And you can buy it […]

Key Windows 10 Feature Could Beat Back Apple

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Microsoft’s Windows operating system and devices running it aren’t exactly convincing users to choose them over Apple’s iPad and iOS operating system just yet. However, a newly announced feature for Windows 10 gives us our first glimpse into the changes Microsoft hopes will lure businesses away from Apple. If it can do that, regular users […]

Sunset Overdrive Free on Xbox One This Saturday

Everything you need to know about the Sunset Overdrive release date.

Microsoft says it’ll let each and every Xbox One owner download and play Insomniac Games’ Sunset Overdrive absolutely free for one day only. Microsoft announced free downloads of Sunset Overdrive on its MajorNelson blog today. From midnight Saturday, November 22nd until Midnight Sunday, November 23rd, all Xbox one owners will be able to play the […]

How to Update Windows 8

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Most users think that Microsoft’s Windows operating system is just a thing that comes on their computers. They never consider coming software changes needed to keep their Windows 8 laptop, desktop or tablet running. It never occurs to them that the built in software that protects their devices from viruses, spyware and all sorts of […]

Fix for Halo: The Master Chief Collection Problems Tonight

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There’s some welcome relief for gamers effected by the Halo: The Master Chief Collection problems that surfaced last week after the game’s launch. According to 343 Industries, the game’s developer, a fix for Halo: The Master Chief Collection problems is coming today. 343 Industries made the announcement on its Halo Waypoint community website and blog […]

Microsoft Black Friday 2014 Deals Bring Cheap Surface 3

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Not to be out done by retailers and their own partners, the Microsoft Store has finally unveiled their own Black Friday 2014 deals. None are particularly earth shattering, but deals on Xbox One accessories and cheaper laptops and tablets should have buyers excited. As detailed in its first post about Black Friday 2014 Deals last […]

HBO Go Arrives on the Xbox One

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Microsoft spent the better of the Xbox One’s first year on store shelves improving on the console’s software and throwing in new software features voted on by its community. Its final software act of the season doesn’t involve new gaming features or key upgrades to how the system works though. HBO Go has finally arrived […]

3 Key Assassin’s Creed Unity Tips

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Even before review embargoes and frame rates took over the conversation, talk about Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Unity video game was at an all-time high. There’d been a new Assassin’s Creed game every year since 2009. Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag set a new gold-standard for the franchise. Assassin’s Creed Unity is the first game in […]