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 […]

Simple Windows 10 for Phones Feature Could Be Its Greatest  

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In addition to making smartphones running its Windows Phone operating system the best Windows companions they can be, it appears Microsoft may have a new strategy for toppling iPhone and Android and its directly related to its Xbox One console. A new look at the People app coming to Windows 10 for Phones includes a […]

Windows 10 10074 – What’s New & Different 

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system is finally starting to come together in a big way. In some ways, the Windows Insiders Program that allowed enthusiasts to test Windows 10 and its apps before release is both a blessing and a curse. It turns out developing a new version of Windows is messy, especially when you’re […]

How to Use Hey Cortana on the Lumia 930 & More Phones

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating was years behind the iPhone’s iOS operating system until the Windows Phone 8.1 update. It was Windows Phone 8.1 that added support for managing what’s store in folders. It was that update that added crucial customization options for the Start Screen and the new Action Center notification area. Windows 8.1 also […]

Halo 5: Guardians: What We Know Already

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Halo 5: Guardians is more than a sequel to an enormously popular first-person shooter franchise. The Halo games are synonymous with the Xbox experience. Microsoft purchased Bungie Studios just so it could have an exclusive on the game for the launch of the original Xbox console. Xbox and Halo’s futures are intertwined. If Microsoft can […]

Microsoft HoloLens Price Could Shock

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Microsoft hasn’t yet revealed a release date for its entry into the virtual reality space, but already some are predicting that the Microsoft HoloLens price tag could shock users when it does eventually arrive on store shelves. A new profile in the New York Times quotes an executive within Microsoft as saying that the HoloLens […]

New Video Shows Magical Xbox One & Windows 10 Streaming

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Being able to play Halo 5: Guardians on their PC isn’t something that gamers necessarily asked for in droves. That being said, they will once they see the game featured in a new promotional video for Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system. Microsoft showed off Halo 5: Guardians streaming to a PC running its Windows 10 […]

How to Update the Xbox One

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Most expected that Microsoft would keep its Xbox One entertainment console current with updates and software changes even after it was available. What no one was expecting was Microsoft’s constant iteration on the console. Shortly after launch Microsoft promised that new updates would be available each month and it’s delivered. Once almost every calendar month […]

Microsoft Reveals Stunning Windows 10 for Phones Feature

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Event thought its distributing versions of its Windows 10 operating system to anyone and everyone who wants to try them, it wasn’t until this week that Microsoft revealed a Windows 10 for phones feature that wasn’t just a rehash of something it’d done before. On stage at its developer conference Microsoft showed a new feature […]