How to Find the Xbox Deals with Gold

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Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console is only as strong as Xbox Live, its companion online gaming service. Each day, millions of users around the world power up their Xbox One console to enjoy the latest television shows and movies. Of course, the Xbox One is also a gaming console and each day user’s flock to […]

Mortal Kombat X: 3 Things to Know Ahead of Release

The Mortal Kombat X video is here, but gamers need to wait for 2015.

Fighting games are an art form. When done right, the fighting game is a balance between having easy-to-learn combat controls and giving genre lovers the depth and breadth that they need. Graphics need to be great, but not so over the top that they take away from the arcade feel of brutalize your opponent and […]

How to Open & Edit a PowerPoint Presentation Online Free

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There are usually two kinds of people. Historically, you are either someone who frequently creates and edits presentations in Microsoft’s PowerPoint app or you aren’t. For years, Microsoft has offered Desktop versions of PowerPoint in standalone packages for $129. In addition to that, buying a copy of Microsoft Office Home & Student for $139 also includes […]

Surface Pro 3 vs Surface 3: What You Need to Know

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Microsoft’s Surface line of tablets and accessories changed the way we see the company. No, the first generation Surface and Surface Pro weren’t perfect machines to take on the iPad and MacBook Air. They were indicative of a new kind of Microsoft though, a Microsoft that didn’t mind retooling and rethinking their approach to consumers. […]

Huge Windows 10 for Phones Update Shocks & Amazes

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system for notebooks, desktops and large tablets has gotten most of the attention lately, but it’s a separate operating system that’s giving users new reasons to get exciting for the coming operating system today. This morning Microsoft released Windows 10 10051, but unlike the other recent previews made available, this one […]

Why I Returned the Moto 360

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There’s a growing number of people all asking themselves roughly the same question this week. Pre-orders for the Apple Watch went live today, and suddenly most of us who stay glued to our smartphones are wondering if buying a smartwatch really is a good an idea as it appears to be. Naturally, owners of devices […]

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Release Confirmed

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Xbox One, PS4 and PC users will once again get to try their hand at fighting off the Illuminati. This week video game developer Eidos Montreal confirmed Deus Ex: Mankind Divided a new first-person shooter with role-playing mechanics coming soon. The video game developer revealed a Deus Ex: Mankind Divided release this past week in a […]

iOS 8.3 for iPhone 5s Impressions & Performance

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There’s nothing more nerve-racking than using last year’s iPhone after a new iPhone has come along and won over the fan base. For the dedicated, it feels like you’re being left out of the club, like it’ll be a very long time until you have all the same life-changing features that everyone else you know […]

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Release Revealed?

Here's what's up with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare lag problems, dedicated servers and possible fixes.

With Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare now mostly behind it, video game publisher Activision is gearing up for the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 release. At least, that’s if a new teaser trailer about this year’s entry in the long-running first-person shooter franchise is any indication. This week Activision posted a new trailer teasing […]

Surface Pro 4 Could Come to Slay the new MacBook Soon

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Right now all eyes are on the launches of Microsoft’s new Surface 3 iPad alternative and the new MacBook recently launched by Apple. A new report indicates there’s a dark horse in the works coming to fill out the rest of the Surface line and act as chief rival to that super-slim new MacBook. Citing […]

Are Lego Dimensions the New Amiibo & Skylanders Craze?

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Activision’s Skylanders and Nintendo’s Amiibo action figures are getting some new competition this holiday from a famous name children already know and love. This morning Lego, makers of the building blocks that’ve delighted children for decades announced Lego Dimensions. Warner Brothers and Lego announced the new Lego Dimension, games and sets this morning in a […]

Leaks Point to iPhone-like Look for Windows 10 for Phones

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Just as Microsoft is beginning to talk about a new version of the Windows 10 for Phones preview, new leaks indicate that the color palatte of the coming operating system upgrade looks very similar to another: the iPhone’s iOS. Huge Windows 10 for Phones leaks surfaced this week at Windows Mania, mere hours after Microsoft […]

Microsoft’s iPhone 6 Alternative Could Have Apple Pay Killer Too

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When Google purchased the technology behind the Softcard mobile payments system last year the future of mobile payment services on Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system seemed murky at best. Luckily for potential buyers of the company’s future iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 rivals, the company seems to have a payment system of its own in […]

Microsoft Trumps PS4 Vue TV with new Xbox One Add-On

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It was only a few weeks ago that Sony tried to beat Microsoft’s Xbox One at the entertainment game with a digital streaming television service. Now Microsoft is striking back with a new partnership and expanding support for the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner that it unleashed last year. Effectively, Microsoft is about to bring […]

Why It’s Ok to Buy NBA 2K15 Now

NBA 2K15 problems limit what gamers can do at release.

Players of both NBA 2K15 and NBA 2K14 can breath a little easier now knowing that their game save won’t be ruined by a planned server shutdown from 2K Games. Earlier today 2K confirmed that it’d put the servers for NBA 2K14 back online. It’s also extending the amount of time users can play NBA […]

Redstone Shows How Windows 10 Could Change Everything

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New reports are shedding light on Redstone, an update reportedly coming after the Windows 10 operating system that’ll mark Windows’ transition to being a service. In a new report out this morning, enthusiast website Neowin says sources speaking to it with knowledge about future plans have confirmed the existence of Redstone. Allegedly, Redstone is the […]

How to Use Microsoft Office Mobile on Android

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Microsoft’s Office suite of apps are how millions of users get their work done daily. Word is how they create documents and get their pitches written and edited before a big meeting. Excel is how they organize their statistics and other information they need for that meeting. PowerPoint is how they add visual aids and […]

Huge Game Trade-In Bonus Arrives at Best Buy

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Best Buy is looking to boost the profile of its video game trade-in program with some huge bonuess for those who are comfortable trading in their games for credit on the latest titles, accessories and electronics. For a limited time only, Best Buy will boost the trade-in value of any Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, […]

Microsoft Stuns with New Work & Play Savings

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Microsoft is hoping that a new Work & Play bundle will convince users on the fence about adopting some of its services to take the plunge and fully switch to its now robust line up of software and services. Microsoft Work & Play debuted on the company’s Microsoft Store retail website early yesterday. Microsoft Work […]

Moto 360: 3 Things to Know Before the Apple Watch Launch

Learn how the Apple Watch vs Moto 360 comparison stacks up.

Perhaps there has been no better time to examine the Moto 360. For months the smartwatch from Motorola has been what really amounts to the only Apple Watch competitor in town. Its circular face is more stylish and nicer looking than anything we’ve seen from other devices running Android Wear. Here’s what you need to […]