Windows 10 vs Windows 8 Walk Through: What’s New & Better

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To say, Microsoft’s unveiling of its Windows 10 operating system was unexpected would be a complete stretch. As it became clear that Windows 8 was hurting the operating system’s reputation Microsoft tried to patch up things where it could. The Windows 8.1 update filled in many of the feature gaps and made some concessions for […]

How to Get Rid of the Google Search Bar on the Moto X 2014

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The Moto X 2014 is perhaps the best Android smartphone ever made. Physically, its perfection. The device’s expansive 5.2-inch display is absolutely gorgeous. Colors are vivid and video looks as good as it ever has on any smartphone. Its speakers are loud and its rear-facing camera is a decent stand-in for a point-and-shoot camera. Read: Why […]

Windows 10: Early Impressions

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For a lot of users, Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system was offensive in ways software updates rarely are. Some users, particularly those with touch devices like Microsoft’s Surface Pro and Surface RT devices appreciated the faster boot times, background cloud syncing and integrated Windows app store that Windows 8 offered. Other users appreciated those things […]

New Hulu for iPhone Works With Xbox One

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Microsoft may have only recently added wireless display technology to its Xbox One console, but already apps like the new Hulu for iPhone app are taking advantage and allowing users to stream their favorite television shows and movies directly to Microsoft’s entertainment console Hulu announced the new Hulu for iPhone app in a blog post […]

Alien: Isolation Reviews Point to Thrilling Highs & Lows

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Alien: Isolation could either be one of the most thrilling space-horror games to arrive on the Xbox One, PC and PS4 this year or the latest disappointment in a game franchise that can’t seem to find its footing. Unfortunately for buyers, Alien: Isolation reviews from Polygon, The Verge and IGN point somewhere in between. Polygon’s […]

U.S. Cellular Moto X 2014 Arrives Today

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The Moto X, Motorola’s latest flagship smartphone, is officially available to customers in the United States who use U.S. Cellular. U.S. Cellular announced details concerning the Moto X 2014 just moments ago, ending an almost month-long span in which it wasn’t clear if the company had plans to bring this year’s version of the highly […]

Best Xbox One Games Still Coming in 2014

Play on your own and take on the entire Grand Theft Auto Online world.

It’s hard to believe that the Xbox One, Microsoft’s next-generation gaming console has been on store shelves and ready for users to purchase for an entire year. It feels like just yesterday, Microsoft was building a tent on its Redmond campus and promising users of a future where the games that they enjoy could be […]

How to Get the Start Menu Back in Windows 10

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Microsoft’s reveal of the Windows 10 operating system its readying for desktops, laptops, phones, tablets and even the Xbox One came at a pretty interesting time for the company. It has one foot in the past with Windows 10. Windows runs on millions of devices and many of them don’t have touch. This new Windows […]

GameStop Preps for Holiday 2014 Deals

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America’s largest gaming retailer isn’t wasting time as it prepares for the holiday shopping season and beyond. GameStop is seeking to build a bit of momentum for the Holiday 2014 shopping  season with a deal that gets users extra games and accessories at absolutely no additional charge – provided they’re members of its Power Up Rewards […]

Last Team Standing GTA 5 Update Brings Blasts & More Jobs

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GTA 5, the open-world game that lets users pull off highly detailed heists and includes all sorts of pop-culture jokes, has always had a pretty extensive list of weapons for players to choose from and missions to take on. With the Last Team Standing update for GTA 5’s multiplayer experience, developer Rockstar is taking those […]

Lumia 530 Coming to T-Mobile & Cricket as an iPhone 6 Alternative Soon

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The Lumia 530, Microsoft’s newest foray into the ultra-cheap smartphone space is coming to T-Mobile and Cricket Wireless as an iPhone 6 alternative in just a few weeks. Cricket Wireless and T-Mobile announced their versions of the Lumia 530 along with pricing and availability information early this morning. The Lumia 530 will arrive on Cricket […]

PlayStation Plus Users Getting Batman: Arkham City & More Free

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PS4 and PS3 owners are getting some pretty high-profile games as part of Sony’s PlayStation Plus rewards program. Earlier today the company revealed that users can expect Batman: Arkham Asylum and Dust: An Elysian Tail. Sony shared details about the free games users will get as part of their PlayStation Plus subscription in a post […]

How to Get Windows 10

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Microsoft’s reveal of the basic changes users can expect in Windows 10 stunned a lot of people. For the most part, there were the same groups of people are arguing over whether Windows 10 would have the right ingredients to be successful. Forget those guys, the only thing desktop and notebook users need to know […]

PS4 PlayStation Store Deal Gives Users $15

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With high-profile games launching on its PS Vita and PS4 consoles all the time and the launch of the PlayStation TV set-top box just weeks away, Sony is hoping to entice legions of users into investing in new games with a special deal of its own. From today on, PS4, PS3 and PS Vita users […]

What is Windows 10?

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At an event in San Francisco this morning, Microsoft gave industry insiders and the technology press their first look at Windows 10. Understandably, there are a lot of questions floating around about the operating system. Many are wondering what features and advances Windows 10 will bring. Others are just thinking hard about whether Windows 10 […]

Windows 10 Is Coming to Battle the iPhone 6 Too

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Shortly after announcing its new Windows 10 operating system at an event in San Francisco, Microsoft dropped another bombshell on users. As it turns out, there won’t be a Windows Phone 9 operating system to compete directly with the iPhone 6 and smartphones running Google’s Android operating system. Instead, Windows 10 will take on that […]

Interview Reveals Gotham’s Epic Size in Batman Arkham Knight

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Xbox One and PS4 owners who purchase Batman Arkham Knight when it finally arrives on store shelves can look forward to taking down criminals in an open-world that is bigger than what we have ever seen in previous games in the series. At least, that’s according to a new report and video that came along with […]

Microsoft Skips Windows 9, Reveals Windows 10

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Just as rumors indicated and leaks confirmed, Microsoft does have a new version of Windows in development that’ll add the Start Menu back to the Desktop. It’ll be called Windows 10, not Windows 9. Microsoft formally announced Windows 10 along with some of the upcoming features that users can expect earlier today at an intimate […]

$99 HP Stream Tablets & Notebooks Coming For The Holidays

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Microsoft and its Windows hardware partners might not have taken the threat posed by Chromebooks seriously before, but as the ultra-cheap HP Stream notebook and $99 Stream 7 tablet show, they definitely are now. Announced today on its Blogging Windows news blog, there’s no mistaking the HP Stream notebooks and the HP Stream 7 and […]

Forza Horizon 2 Release Date: 5 Things Buyers Need to Know

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With just hours left until Forza Horizon 2 arrives on store shelves, a lot of users are looking for all the information they can find about the upcoming game. Don’t let the game’s position as an off-shoot of the original Forza series confuse you. Forza Horizon 2’s launch is just as big, if not bigger […]