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Microsoft will announce new DRM policies for the Xbox One that are more similar to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 4.
Jimmy Fallon plays the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and shows how difficult Microsoft's used game messaging is to pull off with average users.
Just a week before its BUILD 2013 developer conference, Microsoft seems keen on pushing the advantages that developers for Windows 8 have.
It looks like upcoming versions of Microsoft's Surface RT tablet, a slate computing device that runs the company's ARM-based Windows RT operating system, may come in multiple different variants supporting multiple processors.
In addition to giving away the tablet at teaching conferences, Microsoft will also offer the Surface RT to institutions for as low as $199.
Ahead of new GDR2 software update for Microsoft's Windows Phone platform, it looks like Nokia has already begun working on a new, unannounced Lumia smartphone with a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor from Qualcomm.
In two new blog posts, Microsoft is detailing the way it was able to boost speed and accuracy for Windows Phone voice features that are powered by Bing.
The Nokia Lumia EOS could have just passed through the FCC on it's way to American users.
Pictures of the applications shipping as part of the Windows 8.1 reveal that Microsoft is attempting to better balance design and functionality.
A post from support representatives at Australia Telstra could point to the launch release for many GDR2 update that's coming to Windows Phone 8 users.
Current Windows Phone 8 models today are limited to just a dual-core processor, up from the single-core CPU support on Windows Phone 7 models last year, but that is about to change as Nokia is beginning to test quad-core processors on an un-announced Windows Phone 8 mod...
Here's how to shutdown any device running Microsoft's latest operating system for tablets, desktops and laptops, Windows 8.
Google’s new tactic of having Android hardware makers create Nexus editions of their flagship is brilliant, and perhaps not totally original.
The Xbox One will cost $499, but the true cost including Xbox One games, extra controllers, Xbox One accessories and Xbox Live Gold is much higher.
Microsoft will give away 10,000 Surface RT tablets to educators for use in creating interactive lesson plans and boosting productivity in the classroom.
Here's how to find and make user of the Search Charm to find what you are looking for in Windows 8.
The Xbox One will require user's games to check in to every day to ensure the user still owns, and that's main reason why the console is worth buying.
An alleged anonymous Microsoft engineer claims the used games restrictions on Xbox One are to push console gaming towards a digital model like Steam on PC.
Following more than a year of speculation, Microsoft has finally debuted Office for iPhone, a mobile version of it's popular productivity suite.
Microsoft will take over and rebrand large sections of many Best Buy retail locations as Windows Stores, to boost the company's retail presence.
Developers can use the cloud to issue new achievements for Xbox One games and to challenge individual gamers and the community.
Microsoft executive tells gamers with no Internet to get an Xbox 360 instead of the Xbox One.
Updates coming to Microsoft's Surface family of tablets should address some of the concerns of users frustrated by the device's home button.
Usage numbers compiled by firm AdDuplex indicate, that after seven months Windows Phone 8 devices have finally over taken those running Windows Phone 7.
Microsoft's Xbox One won't launch in all territories this year, instead Asia users will have to wait at least a year to get their hands on the console.
A list of all the games Microsoft announced during its Xbox one E3 press conference, including a new Halo, Ryse, Dead Rising 3 and Killer Instinct.
The Xbox One, the follow up to the last generation Xbox 360, will debut this fall for $499.
Microsoft shows Twitch TV integration and Upload Studio on Xbox One for instant game streaming and sharing.
Thanks to the power of the browser and Apple's iCloud, the Cupertino, California software-maker is now bringing its consumer-friendly Office competitor, called iWork, to Windows PC.
Based on the games showcased today, Microsoft is betting that the cloud platform behind the Xbox One will help differentiate the console from rivals.
Today Microsoft unveiled a new Xbox One-inspired Xbox 360 design along with some new Xbox Live Gold features and World of Tanks.
A reader of Reddit had purchased a Nokia Lumia 920 smartphone on eBay, and the auction came with a surprise--the Windows Phone hardware came with what is believed to be an early testing build of the forthcoming Windows Phone Blue software.
Here’s how to get the Start Menu back if your machine has come preinstalled with Windows 8, or you’ve upgraded to Microsoft’s latest operating system.
Microsoft will address the portrait orientation issues that have plagued Windows 8 on tablets thus far in Windows 8.1.
Following Microsoft's recent Xbox One used games and DRM announcements, here's what Sony can do to make the PlayStation 4 more appealing to gamers.