Easier Snapping and Wallet Busting Bundles Coming in Xbox One Update

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E3 2014, the large-scale conference that dominated gaming and entertainment news this entire week is winding down, but Microsoft is closing it out with news of another Xbox One update. There’s not much in the way of headlining features this time around, but there is one that could make an exclusive feature of the Xbox […]

One Of iPhone’s Most Popular Accessories is Coming to Windows Phone

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Apple’s iPhone isn’t in danger of having a single device running Microsoft’s Windows Phone eclipsing any of its sales records just yet, but signs of a growing and vibrant competitor are certainly piling up. Today, FitBit became just the latest company to announce formal support for Microsoft’s mobile operating systems and the devices that run […]

5 Ways to Follow World Cup 2014

Here is a look at 41 hidden Siri features to help you do more.

After a grueling four year wait, the World Cup returned to delight fans all over the world with the beautiful game. With tons of games lined up over the next month, mobile users are searching for the best ways to follow all of the action from World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Every four years, the […]

How to Remove a Desktop App in Windows 8.1 with a Keyboard and Mouse

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Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 operating system introduced a lot of new features that are designed to make life with apps easier. The Windows Store for example, allows users to quickly purchase and download free applications that integrate into the Windows experience without ever having to venture into a web browser or download things from sites that […]

Free Titanfall Update to Deliver New Game Modes and More

The Xbox One's first big exclusive title, Titanfall, launches March 11th.

Titanfall, the exclusive first-person shooter that Microsoft hoped would act as the Xbox One’s must have game for its first year, has been on store shelves for months. That isn’t stopping developer Respawn Entertainment from delivering more new features and play mechanics in a coming Titanfall update. Respawn began talking about more about what users […]

Halo 5 Beta Release Date Details & More Surface

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Just a month after Microsoft formally announced the title for Halo 5: The Guardians and two days after it revealed how players would be able to get into the a beta program; 343 Industries’ Bonnie Ross has confirmed when the Halo 5 Beta will begin and how long users should expect it to stick around. […]

Microsoft Surface Smartwatch Details Show iWatch Competitor

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Apple hasn’t even formally entered the wearables space with the announcement of that much talked about iWatch device, but already reports are confirming that Microsoft the Surface Smartwatch, an iWatch rival of its very own. A new report from GearLive posted this past Sunday discusses a Microsoft-made smartwatch at length. In it, the outlet confirms […]

Microsoft Makes It Rain Games at E3 2014

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Last year Microsoft was heavily criticized for its press conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Whereas the company had placed a serious emphasis on showing off games at past briefings, at E3 2013 Microsoft marginalized games so that it could share its some of its consumer story for the Xbox One. Well, that won’t be […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Includes Halo 5 Beta This Fall

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With Halo 2 turning 10 years old soon it was expected that Microsoft would reveal a version of the game running in high-definition on the Xbox One. After all, that’s what the company did for the anniversary of the Halo: Combat Evolved. Instead, Microsoft is dropping a proverbial nuke on Halo fans, with Halo: The […]

How to Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing

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To say a lot is riding on Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing is an understatement. At past Electronic Entertainment Expo events, Microsoft has gone in with full strength and some goodwill from users. Each year users clamored to watch Microsoft’s Xbox briefing for the games, however they didn’t mind the company sharing news about upcoming […]

iOS 8 vs Windows Phone 8.1: A Look at Two Competing Upcoming Releases

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Sales of the iPhone 5s aren’t in danger of being surpassed by individual Windows Phone sales yet. That being said, it appears as if Apple is heavily positioning the iPhone with the iOS 8 update against Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft’s latest operating system. Apple’s Tim Cook and Craig Craig Federighi revealed the bulk of the operating system during the keynote at […]

How to copy iOS 8’s Continuity Using Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1

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When Microsoft announced and launched the original version of Windows Phone, industry insiders had no idea that the operating system would inspire changes across the entire company. It was Windows Phone that brought the flat colorful tiles and gradient-less interface to the masses. It was Windows Phone that first included effortless cloud syncing with SkyDrive. […]

How to Listen to Music for Free on Windows 8.1

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Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system sometimes doesn’t get the respect it deserves. Sure, there are a ton of changes to be found on devices with Windows 8 installed on it, but there are also advantages and features that completely change a user’s experience: like Xbox Music. One of those changes is in how Microsoft approaches […]

How to Use a Song As an Alarm on the Nokia Lumia 520

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 devices weren’t just built for selling users content and neither was the Lumia 520. The Lumia 520, Nokia’s most affordable Windows Phone device ever, runs Windows Phone 8, and it’s because of this that users aren’t forced to only purchase music, ringtones or alerts from Microsoft. Instead, the Lumia 520 can […]

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Release Date & Trailer Surface

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Gamers who haven’t upgraded to the next generation versions of Microsoft and Sony’s video game console do have one big exclusive game to get excited about this fall. Today video game 2K Australia and Take-Two Interactive revealed that PS3 and Xbox 360 users can expect Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to be available this coming October. More […]

The Xbox One Is Faster Without Kinect

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Microsoft hasn’t made any significant changes with the processors and other internals included inside the $399 Xbox One that’s launching on June 9th, but it has confirmed that game developers will have slightly more power to create new games with starting this month. Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer announced that the software development kit rolling […]

EA Delivers a Stunning Transformation in First Madden NFL 15 Trailer

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If the game trailer for Madden NFL 15 posted to the web this morning is any indication, Xbox One and PS4 users can expect this year’s entry in the football franchise to look absolutely stunning when compared to previous titles in the series. EA released its first trailer for Madden NFL 15 earlier today. Unlike […]

Here’s When You Can Expect an iPhone 6 Rival Running Windows Phone

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Things have been mostly quiet on the Windows Phone front since Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8.1, but if a new report is accurate Microsoft could spice things up with a new flagship smartphone that could rival Apple’s iPhone 6 this fall. Alleged details about new devices being launched by Nokia Devices and Services – what’s […]

Official Xbox One Controller PC Drivers Now Available

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Starting today, PC gamers can plug in an Xbox One controller and use it as a joystick and controller pad replacement. Microsoft announced the Xbox One controller’s PC drives earlier today, making good on a promise it made just before the Xbox One’s launch. When Microsoft made that promise some PC users feared that Microsoft […]

5 Best Smartphones [June, 2014]

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Consumers who are looking for a smartphone this month and aren’t tied to a particular operating system or manufacturer are going to have a ton of options to choose from. We want to help make the search a little bit easier and here, we take a look at the devices we think are the five […]