Microsoft Moves on to MacBook Air in Latest Dissing Ad

surface pro 3 connections

For the longest time, Microsoft has focused on bashing the iPad with its numerous ad campaigns, but now it’s moving onto the MacBook Air in the company’s latest Surface Pro 3 ads. A total of three 30-second ads have been released that compare Apple’s MacBook Air with Microsoft’s latest Surface Pro 3 hybrid tablet/laptop, and […]

Xbox 360 Vs Xbox One: What Still Matters

xbox-360

Microsoft’s Xbox One receives the lion share of user’s attention these days. It’s hard not to understand why that is, the Xbox One is the latest console to come from Microsoft. That alone makes it much more viable as a gaming machine than say the Xbox 360. On the other hand, the Xbox 360 is […]

How to Download Windows 8

windows 8 box

Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system received a lot of attention when it first debuted. It changes so much that it is hard not to hear about it from someone you know, or see advertisements touting its boldest features on television. Over time all that talk hasn’t translated into a giant uptick in sales, however it […]

Sign PDFs with a Windows 8.1 Tablet

Sign PDFs with a Windows 8.1 Tablet (4)

Like it or not, that tiny slice of cotton and dead trees that we use to print documents on, is quickly becoming a relic of days and years past. It used to be that when we needed to formally accept a document and convey an understanding of we signed it with a pen and then faxed it over […]

7 Xbox One Features & Upgrades We Need

xbox-one2

In some way or another, all the hard-core gamers and entertainment lovers who purchased Microsoft’s Xbox One console last year knew that they were buying an imperfect device. That’s usually what happens with consumer electronics these days; we now buy video game consoles with the expectation that the companies who made them will continue to […]

5 Essential Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Accessories

surface pro 3 connections

The great 2-in-1 Microsoft Surface Pro 3 makes for a nice tablet and laptop replacement, (no matter what one thinks about the recent news that the Surface cost Microsoft almost $2 Billion in losses). So, we wanted to put together our list of 5 Essential Surface Pro 3 Accessories, which will make the Windows 8.1 computer/tablet […]

Will Microsoft Use Windows Phone to Kill the iPad?

Windows Phones Have Features the iPhone 5s Just Doesn’t (3)

Microsoft’s mantra has been that Surface and Windows 8 RT are its iPad alternative, but new details about a recent software release are making things more interesting. According to details shared with hardware makers by Microsoft, the company’s Windows Phone 8.1 operating system could act as a much-needed operating system to device makers trying to create iPad alternatives. […]

New EA Access Detail Makes It An Even Better Madden Deal

EA shows other games alongside the four current Vault games.

Game developer Electronic Arts shocked the world when it announced that users would be able to download Madden NFL 25, Battlefield 4 and other games for just $4.99 a month if they have an Xbox One. Now, EA is making sure users realize just how good of a deal EA Access is, confirming that once […]

How to Transfer Photos from the Lumia 635 to Your PC

How to Move Photos from the Lumia 635 to Your PC (2)

If you’re looking to move photos from the Lumia 635 than you’ve probably noticed one of the key things that Microsoft has done right with his mobile operating system and hardware. Windows Phone isn’t the step child of the wireless industry that it once was. Today, many of the devices Microsoft makes are just as […]

5 Xbox 360 Games to Buy Before Summer’s End

PS4 Destiny Release - PS4 Games to Buy 2014

Here are 5 Xbox 360 games every Xbox 360 owner who is serious about getting in some gaming while they still can should pick up over the next month. As fast as the summer came, it’s going. That means a lot of things for a lot of different people, but for the gamer it translates […]

Expect to See Assassin’s Creed Unity & More at Gamescom 2014

assassin__039_s_creed_unity-2492316

Ubisoft says that users following along during next week’s Gamescom 2014 trade show can expect a ton of new footage and information concerning many of its most popular games for the Xbox One and PS4. That includes Assassin’s Creed Unity, Far Cry 4, Just Dance 2015, Just Dance Now and The Division. Ubisoft revealed more […]

Xbox One Games Getting Permanent Price Drop

forza-5-cars-620x364

A few Xbox One launch titles are receiving permanent price cuts down to $49.99 just less than a year after the next-generation console launched to the public. Microsoft announced this week that Dead Rising 3, Forza 5, Ryse and Kinect Sports Rivals have been permanently discounted from $59.99 to $49.99 — a roughly 16.5% discount that […]

Much Hated Feature Could Get the Axe in Windows 9

swipe-r-for-charms-win8_screenshot

If you’re one of the millions of users who hated that the Charms Bar that floats out from the right side of the screen on laptops and desktops running Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system this will come as good news. New rumors indicate that Microsoft has plans to ditch the Charms Bar in Windows Threshold or […]

New Add-On Brings Free TV to Xbox One

xbox-one2

It’s been a long time since Microsoft did anything to boost Xbox One’s reputation as an all-in-one entertainment system. Today the company shocked everyone by announcing the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner, a little add-on that’ll allow international Xbox One users to watch broadcast television. Microsoft detailed the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner in a post […]

Windows Phone 8.1 Update On the Lumia 925: Impressions & Performance

Lumia 925

For so long, Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system seemed to going no where. There where devices, that could compete with the iPhone and Galaxy S5 on a hardware level, but too often it was the software running on these phones that left a lot to the imagination. Microsoft made it clear that it hoped to […]

How to Check If Xbox Live is Up On the Xbox One

xbox-one2

From time to time Xbox Live goes down, leaving you to wonder if there’s something wrong with your internet connection or even your Xbox One. Here’s how to check if Xbox Live is up on the Xbox One. At first glance, the Xbox One looks like just a machine. It’s glossy & matte black exterior […]

ThinkPad 10 Review

ThinkPad 10 Review - 22

The ThinkPad 10 is a Windows 8 tablet that is thin, light and ready for productivity with an active stylus for note taking and a ThinkPad Keyboard that doubles as a case. When you are at a desk you can dock it to a ThinkPad Dock to use it with a large monitor and full […]

Why Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Buyers Will Get Less Game For Their Money

257-cover-reveal-v2-front-610

For the last few years, Assassin’s Creed games have come in two parts. First there’s the single player story that lures users in with its tales of grandeur and great story telling. Then there was multiplayer, an arena for players to hone their skills and assassinate each other in different competition types. Sadly, Ubisoft has […]

New Madden NFL 15 Bundle Turns Xbox One Into a Sports Powerhouse

madden NFL 15 bundle

Until this morning, Microsoft had only released two Xbox One bundles and both of those focused on first-person shooting and racing games. Announced today, a new Xbox One aims to do what those bundles couldn’t: get gamers who like sports games off the sidelines and into stores to purchase the Xbox One. Microsoft not only […]

 White Xbox One, Sunset Overdrive Bundle Leaks

Microsoft is auctioning a white Xbox One special edition which will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

The Xbox One has been on store shelves for nearly a year, but the one thing Microsoft hasn’t used to reel buyers in is a special edition console or the option to purchase an Xbox One with a bundled game besides Titanfall. Today, new leaks revealed that the company could soon move to remedy both […]