Xbox Music is Best Spotify Alternative Ever, For One Day Only

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Microsoft hasn’t yet been able to attract subscription music lovers away form its Spotify-alternative with the promise of better features and a lower price. For one day only though, it’ll have the opportunity to address the latter concern. Microsoft is slashing the cost of its Xbox Music subscription service to $31.41 all day long. Microsoft […]

Cortana Coming to iPhone & Android Could Change Everything

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Cortana, the personal assistant built into Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system, is coming to Apple’s iPhone and devices running Google’s Android operating system, according to a new report. If it happens, it could change the smartphone landscape forever. In the report, Reuters doesn’t mince any words about the future of Microsoft’s personal assistant. According to […]

Ridiculous Xbox One Deal Arrives at Sam’s Club

Save more than $50 on the Xbox One deals in November.

Reasons for having not purchased Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console are slowly evaporating, especially for budget minded users. After weeks of an Xbox One price cut, warehouse reseller Sam’s Club has announced an Xbox One deal for the ages. As of right now, the Xbox One at Sam’s Club starts at a mere $299. Members […]

Windows 10 Update with New Features Coming Soon

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It seems Microsoft is on the cusp of rolling out new features and more for users testing the Windows 10 operating system. This afternoon an executive at the company announced it finally had plans to release a significant update to the Windows 10 Technical Preview that users first got their hands on this past January. […]

Key Windows 10 Feature Gets Big Update  

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With little fanfare, today Microsoft updated a key part of the user experience for the Windows 10 operating system that it hopes to give away free to users later this year. Right now there’s a big update rolling out to Xbox, the companion app that’ll bringing the Xbox Live experience to millions of PC users […]

Dungeon Hunter 5 Review 

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For a longtime, the truly in-depth mobile video game has alluded us. We want our dungeons, custom armor and big end-of-level battles on video game consoles. On smartphones and tablets we want something small and bite-size that feels of quality and has some depth. For the mobile video game developer, it’s a tough balancing act […]

Xbox Users Get Free Titanfall Season Pass & More 

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Microsoft and its partners are on a mission to make Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners happy this week. Early this morning, the Xbox Store began offering the downloadable content for one of last year’s most popular Xbox exclusives for free. At the same time Electronic Arts was rolling out a free trial of last […]

iOS 8.2 on the iPhone 5s: Impressions & Performance  

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It was almost easy to forget about Apple’s iPhone following yesterday’s Apple Watch reveal. Apple spent the better of the morning talking about sales numbers and showing off new devices that buyers weren’t expecting. First there was the new MacBook reveal. Following that was the Apple Watch release date details and pricing. Sandwiched between both […]

Key PS4 Feature Finally Arrives for All Xbox One Owners 

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Microsoft’s Xbox One just moved a step closer to feature parity with Sony’s PS4 video game console. Late last night Microsoft began rolling out a new system update that brings something Xbox One owners have asked for since launch: the ability to capture screenshots. Microsoft first revealed the March Xbox One Update this past February. Back […]

Apple Watch vs Microsoft Band: Price & Features

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Earlier today, Apple shocked absolutely no one when it finally shared release date details for the Apple Watch. The company is describing the device as the most personal thing it’s ever created. At its core, the Apple Watch is a companion, a way of extending your iPhone experience outside of your pocket and onto your wrist. […]

Xbox One Bundle with Free Halo Arrives  

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With the holiday shopping season now fully behind them, Microsoft is giving users a new reason to purchase an Xbox One if they already haven’t. Soon, its cheapest Xbox One bundle will come with a free copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Microsoft announced the new Xbox One bundle on its Xbox Wire news blog […]

5 Xbox One Games to Fill the Lull In your Calendar

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We’re not exactly hurting for a list of Xbox One games this calendar year. There are tons of Xbox One games we expect to hear about in the next few months that are both big and small. Halo 5: Guardians and Quantum Break are the two most anticipated first-party titles to come from Microsoft in […]

Xbox One vs PS4: What Matters Now?

Check out our Xbox One vs PS4 comparison to make your decision.

It’s been a year and a half since Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PS4 arrived on store shelves to battle each other for the future of gaming. In that time, a lot has changed. Early on the PS4 absolutely dominated Microsoft’s offerings. At $399, the PS4 was cheaper than the Xbox One. To make matters […]

Add-On is Why You Shouldn’t Install uTorrent

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New details about how popular torrent application uTorrent generates profits have some security researches and consumer watch dogs fuming. According to one new report, uTorrent bundles an app that allows the company to make money off users PCs without them knowing. Trusted Reviews was the first to break the news about uTorrent seemingly installing a […]

Small Windows 10 Detail Could Spark Big Xbox Controversy

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For years, Microsoft has forced Xbox users to purchase a subscription to its Xbox Live Gold service if they wanted to play with their friends and family online. This week Microsoft confirmed it has no plans to require games with Xbox Live integration on smartphones, desktops, notebooks and tablets to pay for Xbox Live and it’s […]

How to Reset Your Xbox One

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The Xbox One is a pretty advanced piece of technology. Every day millions of users power up their Xbox One to play video games. At any given time, thousands are streaming video from YouTube or Netflix and listening to songs through Xbox Music. The Xbox One is meant to be that all-in-one, futuristic entertainment system […]

Rock Band 4 Release Confirmed

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In a new report out today, video game developer Harmonix doesn’t just allude to there being a Rock Band 4 in the works. Instead, it’s out right confirming a Rock Band 4 release date for 2015. An in-depth report from Polygon shares details on the surprise release of Rock Band 4. In today’s report, Harmonix’s […]

Microsoft Band in Stock Ahead of the Apple Watch Launch

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The Microsoft Band is once again in stock. At least, that’s what some users are seeing after getting emails overnight inviting them to purchase Microsoft’s competitor to the upcoming Apple Watch. WinBeta is reporting that online shoppers who’d previously signed up online began receiving emails informing them that the $199 Microsoft Band is back in […]

Windows 10’s Biggest Feature is Xbox Live

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As rumors and Microsoft itself suggested, what it shared about it’s plans for Windows 10 and Xbox Live at the Windows 10 Media Briefing in January was just the beginning. Today, the company is talking more about its plans, including a new accessories for Windows 10 games and the ability for users to purchase a […]

AT&T Lumia 640 & T-Mobile Lumia 640 Release Revealed

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Two of the United States’ largest wireless carriers are confirming that they have plans to release at least one of the new Windows Phones that Microsoft Mobile announced this week. The AT&T Lumia 640 has been confirmed along with the T-Mobile Lumia 640. T-Mobile confirmed the T-Mobile Lumia 640 and MetroPCS Lumia 640 in a […]