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 […]

Xbox One vs PS4 Buyer’s Guide (2014)

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The biggest question in gaming is still “Xbox One vs PS4, which one is better?” We’ll try to answer that question by talking about seven key areas where shoppers need to compare the two consoles and Xbox One and PS4 deals that you can count on through the rest of 2014. Both of these consoles are just […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Free Destiny Trials Arrive for Xbox One & PS4

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Video game developer Bungie and publisher Activision is no longer requiring that potential Destiny players to spend their own money before deciding if the game is right for them. Earlier today the two companies revealed the Destiny Trial and Destiny Demo. Both are how gamers can play Destiny for free before investing in a full […]

iWatch Rival Microsoft Band Stock Returns, Sells Out

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It was only yesterday that anyone could visit the online store for Microsoft’s retail website and purchase all three sizes of its Microsoft Band, fitness wearable. All too soon though, Microsoft’s iWatch rival is a completely sold out. Yesterday, Microsoft Store shoppers could order the $199 smartphone companion and fitness tracker and get it before […]

T-Mobile HTC One M8 for Windows Release Tomorrow

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T-Mobile users in search of a new Windows Phone with the latest in hardware and best version of Windows Phone yet are in luck. It now appears that the T-Mobile HTC One M8 for Windows that the carrier detailed earlier this year, will be on store shelves beginning tomorrow. T-Mobile confirmed that the HTC One […]

Best Walmart Black Friday Deals Pinpointed on Maps

Use the Walmart Black Friday map to find where the best Walmart Black Friday deals are.

The best Walmart Black Friday deals are now public and ready for you to start planning your Black Friday shopping trip. You can use the new Walmart Black Friday maps to find out where the doorbusters and where to line up for the 1 Hour Guarantee items. This is important because you need to line […]

GTA 5 on Xbox One & PS4 Arrives With 1 Huge Problem

The Xbox One & PS4 GTA 5 release date arrives this week.

GTA 5, the remake of last year’s Xbox 360 and PS3 best-selling game Grand Theft Auto 5, arrived on the Xbox One and PS4 overnight. So far the experience has been mostly smooth, except for one crucial issue effecting Xbox One and PS4 owners alike. According to some isolated reports, GTA Online players who haven’t […]

$199 Surface 2 is The Best Black Friday 2014 Tablet Deal Yet

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Users looking for a larger-screened alternative to the Apple iPad this holiday season are in for the best Black Friday 2014 deal around. Microsoft has slashed prices on refurbished Surface 2 tablets to just $199 and users don’t even have to wait in line to take advantage of the savings. A short while ago Microsoft […]

GameStop Black Friday 2014 Deals Ad Leaks Big Savings

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With just roughly ten days left until the official start of its Black Friday 2014 deals GameStop hasn’t yet shared any information about what it’ll offer, officially. Thanks to leaks though we already know that GameStop plans to kick off the holiday season with two amazingly low priced Xbox One and PS4 console bundle, plus […]