Is the Surface 2 Worth Buying?

The Microsoft Surface 2.

A lot of the tablets and consumer devices that users love are about to go on sale thanks to Black Friday 2014. One of them is Microsoft’s Surface 2 tablet. Originally unveiled in 2013, the Surface 2 is Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s iPad and high-end tablets running Google’s Android operating system. It’s Microsoft’s second attempt […]

Lumia 830 Review

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It isn’t a strange time to be a potential Windows Phone buyer. It’s a very strange time to be a Windows Phone buyer. The smartphone market and the now Microsoft-owned Nokia Devices business are moving in completely separate directions, if the Nokia Lumia 830 are any indication. On some level, Microsoft understands this. And that’s […]

How to Set Xbox One Backgrounds

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With the last few software updates of the year, Microsoft has added key customization features to the Xbox One. Just a few months ago, about the only thing that users could do to customize their Xbox One Start Screen was pin a few apps to the far left. Those app shortcuts could be rearranged and […]

Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter vs Google Chromecast

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Microsoft saw Apple, Google and Amazon trying to compete with Roku in the streaming HDMI dongle category and decided to throw its hat in the ring with the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter. We decided it put it up against the most popular such device: the Google Chromecast. In this Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter vs Google Chromecast […]

Xbox One Buying Guide – What Xbox One Games Should You Buy?

Xbox One Black Friday 2014 games deals will include $10 off new games and Buy One Get One 50% off.

Despite Microsoft now not advertising anything else, the Xbox One is an entertainment console. For the better that means that users can expect to enjoy music, television shows on Microsoft’ next generation console. For the purposes of this portion of the buying guide, you can forget all about everything that doesn’t involve playing a video […]

Best Windows Notebook Black Friday 2014 Deals So Far

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Black Friday is an American tradition at this point. Every year, millions of shoppers around the world gather on the evening of Thanksgiving and come up with a way to get the best deals on tons everything and anything they can possibly think of. Sometimes those deals involve clothes or shoes. Sometimes its video games. […]

Walmart Black Friday 2014 Details

Walmart will pass out wristbands for hot items.

Are you looking for the most important Walmart Black Friday 2014 details? You’re in the right place to find out what you need to know about the Walmart Black Friday deals, including things you won’t find in the Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad. Black Friday is the shopping day after Thanksgiving, when stores traditionally chop the prices of […]

Are Xbox One Black Friday Deals Worth Buying?

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Black Friday 2014 ads are arriving full force as the race to start Black Friday earlier and earlier continues. With the new announcements we’re learning about incredible Xbox One Black Friday 2014 deals. Unlike the PS4 Black Friday sales, there are a number of Xbox One Black Friday deals that offer a variety of savings. […]

All Windows Phones are Getting Windows 10

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Microsoft hasn’t shown much of, to say nothing of launched Windows 10. That isn’t stopping the company from delivering some seriously good news for buyers of devices running its Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 operating systems. According to the company, both groups will be able to update to Windows 10 when it becomes […]

GTA 5 Update With Online Heists is Finally Coming

Xbox One and PS4 GTA 5 screenshots show upgraded graphics.

Owners of GTA 5 for last generation consoles like the Xbox 360 aren’t getting new graphics on par with the Xbox One or PS4 versions anytime soon. There’s good news though, soon they’ll at least get the Online Heists missions that they were promised. GTA 5 developer Rockstar Studios made the announcement about Heists finally […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity Problems Stack Up as Ubisoft Steps Up

A screenshot of a character missing his face in Assassin's Creed Unity, posted to IGN.

With Assassin’s Creed Unity problems stacking up on a scale as grand as Notre’ Dame and polices forced on reviewers taking a toll on its image, Ubisoft, developers of Assassin’s Creed Unity for the Xbox One and PS4, is looking to get out ahead of the crisis before it damages its reputation permanently. The first […]

Windows 10 Technical Preview Gets More Mac Features

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Microsoft has once again updated the Windows 10 Technical Preview of ahead of its release sometime next year. The software company announced the newest build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview on its Blogging Windows website just yesterday. Immediately after that announcement users who installed the operating system began receiving it through Windows Update. This build […]

The Lumia 535 is Microsoft’s First Self-made iPhone Alternative

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After a few weeks of consistent leaks, earlier this week Microsoft revealed the Microsoft Lumia 535. The Lumia 535 is Microsoft’s iPhone alternative and the first Windows Phone ever made to carry Microsoft’s branding instead of another company. Microsoft announced the Lumia 535 overnight on Monday. As rumors predicted, the Lumia 535, isn’t the most […]

Walmart Black Friday 2014 Ad: Guaranteed iPad Mini & Xbox One Deals

The Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad reveals the new 1 Hour Guarantee items including an iPad mini and Xbox One with Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Walmart just unleashed the 41 page Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad packed full of important details about the major retailer’s Black Friday plans including a return of the 1-hour guarantee, store hours and yes the Walmart Black Friday 2014 deals. Despite a shift from some stores to close on Thanksgiving Day, the Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad […]

How to Use Microsoft Office on iPhone

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There are a lot of people wondering how to use Microsoft Office on the iPhone and it’s all Microsoft’s fault. Microsoft just keeps breaking down barriers for iPhone users. It wasn’t that long ago that Microsoft launched its own Windows Phone operating system on the back of products like Office. In fact, there were a […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity Problems Plague Release

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It might be a good idea for everyone to hold off on purchasing Assassin’s Creed Unity for the Xbox One and PS4. Reports of major Assassin’s Creed Unity problems are flooding social networking sites like Reddit. Assassin’s Creed Unity arrived on store shelves early this morning, but only in the last four hours or so […]

Halo: Master Chief Collection Problems Emerge

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It hasn’t yet been a full day since Microsoft released Halo: The Master Chief Collection and already gamers are reporting a number of Halo: the master Chief Collection problems. Xbox One owners began reporting Halo: The Master Chief Collection problems almost before release festivities at midnight began. Early on the issues weren’t game focused. Instead, […]

Microsoft Delivers Ultimate Black Friday 2014 Deal for Xbox Lovers

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Having just revealed many of the things it’ll have on sale as a part of its Black Friday 2014 slate of deals, Microsoft ended yesterday by revealing another another deal for holiday shoppers. It’s introducing a new Work & Play subscription bundle for shoppers at its retail stores, giving users an easy way to pick up […]

Target Black Friday 2014 Ad: 5 Incredible Deals

The Target Black Friday 2014 ad shows new deals.

The Target Black Friday 2014 ad is finally live, with at least a preview of what you can buy on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday. The preview highlights a dozen Target Black Friday 2014 deals, including five that stand out as simply amazing. We also learn the Target Black Friday 2014 hours and when you can go […]

Microsoft Store Black Friday 2014 Sale Revealed, Almost

Microsoft Black Friday 2014 Deals

Most of the retailers in the United States are still holding their Black Friday 2014 deals pretty close to avoid other retailers trying to top them. Microsoft Store, the retail arm of Microsoft, is going in a different direction. Early this morning the Microsoft Store posted the first in its Black Friday 2014 deals. The […]