45 Essential Microsoft Surface 3 Windows Apps

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-+*To hit a lower price-point, Microsoft designed the new Microsoft Surface 3 with an Intel Atom processor and only 2GB of RAM on the lower cost $500 model. Even on the more powerful 4GB model that I bought, software requiring lots of muscle won’t run smoothly on the Surface 3. It’s hard to find many quality apps in […]

Destiny: House of Wolves Update – What You Need to Know

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-+*It was this past September that owners of the Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 and PS3 finally got their hands on Destiny, the first-person shooter and online role-playing game from Bungie. With Bungie having previously worked on the Halo series, most expected an immersive story with plenty of action and lots of content. Depending on […]

How to Play from Spotify on Windows 8.1

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-+*Today, there’s no bigger music streaming service in the world than Spotify. Launched in Europe, the service allows millions of users to stream themed playlists compiled by other users absolutely free. Users who choose to pay for Spotify get unlimited access to the company’s millions of songs. Downloading is allowed for offline playback, there are […]

Amazing Xbox One Deal Gets Buyers More for Less

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-+*Users who take advantage of a recently discovered Xbox One deal won’t just save on the price of Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console itself. They’ll also get an impressive bevy of digital titles and extras available at no additional cost. Of all places, Windows PC maker Dell is offering what’s likely to be considered the […]

Greatest Games Line Up In Xbox History Promised at E3 2015

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-+*With just around a month left until E3 2015, the largest dedicated video game trade show in the United States, Microsoft has begun teasing the press conference at which it plans to reveal “the greatest games lineup in Xbox history.” Microsoft’s profile on the social networking website Twitter now has a large banner that reads, “See the greatest […]

Windows 10 Upgrades – What You Need to Know & Don’t

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-+*Microsoft’s Windows 10 upgrade is getting closer all the time. It was only last fall that Microsoft took to a stage in San Francisco to share its vision for the operating system. Back then the company maintained that Windows 10 would be the biggest release from them we’d seen in years. They pledged to fix […]

Gears of War HD Remaster Leaks Ahead of Reveal

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-+*Microsoft, makers of the Xbox One entertainment console and dozens of different video game franchises, will have one less game to stun users with at its E3 2015 Media Briefing. Leaked video indicates that Microsoft is planning to reveal a remastered edition of its first Gears of War game for the Xbox 360. Video of […]

Huge Destiny Deal Arrives Ahead of House of Wolves Update

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-+*Gamers who purchased last year’s Destiny multiplayer game for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 still don’t have access to the exclusive content that Sony locked up for PlayStation buyers. That doesn’t mean Xbox owners aren’t getting a few perks for the game. Ahead of next week’s House of Wolves launch, Microsoft is slashing prices […]

Halo 5: Guardians Limited Collector’s Edition Details Leak

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-+*We already knew Halo 5: Guardians, this fall’s must-have title for Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console, was getting different bundles for dedicated fans of the first-person shooter series. At long last we’re finally learning more about those different editions thanks to a new leak of the Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition online. The Italian subsidiary […]

Huge Feature Upgrade Arrives in May Xbox One Update

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-+*Microsoft’s latest Xbox One update doesn’t just include fixes for some of the console’s biggest issues, it also includes a simple feature that’ll finally make interacting with friends and family on the Xbox One every bit as easy as it is on the Xbox 360. Microsoft announced the May Xbox One Update was finally rolling […]

How to Be Invisible on Xbox Live on the Xbox One

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-+*Microsoft’s Xbox Live service is a popular place. Each day thousands of user login into their Xbox One to play video games, stream television shows from Netflix and listen to music. With all of its entertainment apps plus built-in live television integration, the Xbox One is meant to be always running, no matter what kind […]

New Xbox One With Huge Upgrade Tipped for Release

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-+*Every Xbox One console readily available on store shelves comes with a 500GB hard drive, but it seems that could change soon if a website posting is to be believed. Allegedly, there’s a new Xbox One entertainment console coming from Microsoft that’ll offer a whopping 1TB of internal storage, double what’s free available today. Lamee, […]

Windows Insiders is How Users Could Get Free Windows 10

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-+*It appears that participating in Microsoft’s Windows Insiders Program has some perks beyond getting to test Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system before everyone else does. Microsoft says it plans to effectively give away free Windows 10 upgrades to users who participate in the Windows Insider program. Microsoft’s Gabriel Aul revealed the free Windows 10 upgrades […]

3 Early Reasons to Not Update to Windows 10

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-+*Microsoft has been talking up its Windows 10 operating system update for notebooks, desktops, smartphones and tablets since the end of last summer. For months we’ve seen the company release versions of Windows 10 that add new features and undo some of the mess that its Windows 8 operating system created. Right now, we only […]

How to Watch YouTube Videos on Windows 8 Tablets & More

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-+*Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system fundamentally changed a lot about Windows. Take watching YouTube videos as an example of these changes. It used to be that watching a YouTube video on a Windows PC simply required that you open a web browser. Watching YouTube videos on Windows 8 is still possible this way through Internet […]

8 Games We Hope to See for the Xbox One at E3 2015

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-+*Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console is going into this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo a lot stronger than was the case last year. At E3 2014, the company couldn’t afford to make a mistake. Console fans were fed up with the company spending time at its briefing talking about software upgrades and new entertainment apps. They […]

Xbox One Could Replace Your DVR Next

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-+*Sometime in the near future television lovers with Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console in their living room could have the ability to record and save their favorite television shows and movies airing on broadcasts and cable operators. Put a simpler way, the Xbox One could become a DVR replacement soon. Microsoft focused site Thurrott says […]

Surface 3 Release Date Arrives 

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-+*With the Surface 3 release date here, absolutely anyone can finally pick up a version of Microsoft’s latest tablet and chief iPad Air 2 competitor. Microsoft’s own retail stores had Surface 3 release openings and more this morning. Beginning today, anyone in the United States can order a Surface 3 directly from Microsoft’s website. Best Buy is […]

Terrific Surface 3 Deal Arrives For The Committed

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-+*Microsoft’s Surface 3 iPad Air rival only arrived on store shelves this morning, but Microsoft already has a pretty decent Surface 3 deal in the works. Rather than slash the price of the newly available tablet for everyone, Microsoft is rewarding loyal customers who purchased its previous tablets with huge savings when they upgrade. Microsoft […]

Where & How to Buy a Cheap Xbox 360

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-+*Microsoft’s Xbox One console understandably gets all the attention these days. It’s the latest console to come from the console maker. Seamless updating, video recording and better looking games mean that the Xbox 360 doesn’t get as much attention from gamers as it once did. That does seem to be changing though. Earlier this year […]