How to Get the Start Screen Back in Windows 10

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There were two core things that Windows users reacted to negatively whenever they got to try Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 operating systems for the first time. First up were full screen apps and how isolating the felt — even though Microsoft did allow some form of limited multitasking. Second, was the Windows 8 […]

How to Add Email Accounts to Mail in Windows 10

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Windows 10 is Microsoft’s second big chance in more ways than one. Many see it as the company’s last opportunity to correctly balance the needs of notebook and desktop users with tablet users. Many others are hoping that this will be the operating system that perfectly encapsulates all of Microsoft’s different services and extras. One […]

How to Get the Free Windows 10 Upgrade

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This month’s free Windows 10 upgrade is the first time Microsoft has tried to significantly modernize the way users get its software upgrades. With Windows 8, Windows 7 and previous Windows upgrades your notebook or desktop either came with the upgraded equipped or it didn’t. Microsoft made free upgrades available to anyone ready to purchase […]

July Xbox One Update Sets Up for Stunning New Features


The July Xbox One Update now going out to users doesn’t add anything in the way of new features, but does pave the way for Microsoft to add some of the more exciting upgrades that Microsoft shared during its Xbox Media Briefing at E3 2015. Microsoft announced what we’re calling the July Xbox One Update […]

Apple Music Has a New Rival in Groove Music

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It was only last week that iPhone, iPad and Windows users first got a taste of the hit new Apple Music service featuring live DJs, curated playlists and reasonably priced music streaming. This week Microsoft, makers of he Xbox One, Surface and more announced a new Apple Music rival of their own. Called Groove Music, […]

Huge Minecraft Updates & Features for 2015 Revealed


There are Minecraft updates and feature changes coming in the near future that could have a huge impact on the way millions of users play the game and interact with the worlds that they’ve built. Some of those changes include the ability to dual-wield weapons and two new versions of Minecraft built specifically for different […]

Final Windows 10 Release Details Revealed

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There’s under a month left until Microsoft wraps up development on its next operating system and makes it available to users around the world. It’s for that reason that Microsoft is sharing its final Windows 10 release details this week. In a post on the Blogging Windows website, Microsoft’s Terry Myerson reveals what users need […]

Windows 10 Xbox One Update Revealed

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Microsoft first revealed that its Xbox One entertainment console would get an update to its upcoming Windows 10 operating system this past January. Now the company is back, with video and a detailed feature list of what users can expect from the Windows 10 Xbox One Update. Microsoft detailed the Windows 10 on Xbox One experience […]

Huge Xbox One Deal Arrives Packing Savings & More

Use this Xbox trade in deal to score a huge discount on a new Xbox One.

The Microsoft Store, Microsoft’s dedicated retail website and chain of outlets, is the best place to purchase an Xbox One entertainment console for the foreseeable future. This week the Microsoft Store website rolled out a huge Xbox One deal, packing both $50 promotional codes and free games. For now, anyone and everyone in the United […]

Windows 10 10158 Update Arrives Ahead of Release

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system is officially less than a month away from release and Microsoft is celebrating the occasion with Windows 10 10158, a new version of the operating system for members of its Windows Insiders Program with new features and crucial changes. Microsoft announced Windows 10 10158 was rolling out to members of the […]

Big Surface Pro 3 Price Cut Arrives For Some

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Microsoft has an unexpected Surface Pro 3 price cut available on its website. That’s despite many hoping there’s a Surface Pro 4 upgrade in the works. Microsoft added a Surface Pro 3 price cut to its Microsoft Store website quietly this week. To be clear, this isn’t a Surface Pro 3 price cut in the […]

Rory McIlroy PGA Tour: 5 Things to Know Before You Buy

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We’re just a few weeks away from EA’s highly anticipated Rory McIlroy PGA Tour PS4 & Xbox One release. Many of those interested in the game have already pre-ordered but there are plenty of others that are still on the fence. Today, ahead of the release date, we want to offer some tips to those prospective Rory […]

Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition Release: What Not to Expect


The Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition is still difficult to find for PS4, Xbox One and PC and that probably won’t change anytime soon. With its release in mind, we take an early look at a few things we don’t expect from the Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition release for PS4, Xbox One and PC. […]

10 Exciting Metal Gear Solid 5 Details


Now that E3 2015 is over and done with, fans of the Metal Gear series can now set their attention to the upcoming Metal Gear 5: The Phantom Pain release for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, and PC. And with just weeks to go before the arrival of the next installment in the series, […]

10 Exciting Rory McIlroy PGA Tour Details


Madden 16 and FIFA 16 aren’t the only big name EA Sports titles coming to Xbox One and PS4 later this year. The Rory McIlroy PGA Tour release date is confirmed for July and in the buildup to its release, we’ve tracked down some new exciting details. With E3 2015 in the rearview mirror, we take a look […]

Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition Release: 5 Things to Expect


The Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition release date isn’t coming until November and the collectors edition is already extremely hard to find. With new details emerging and buyers panicking, we take a look at a few things we expect from Bethesda and the highly anticipated Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition release. Earlier this month, Bethesda […]

Batman Arkham Knight Problems: 5 Things to Know

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After months and months of anticipation, Batman Arkham Knight is finally here for PS4, Xbox One and PC. And while the game is getting solid reviews, it’s not perfect. Batman Arkham Knight problems are starting to emerge for Xbox One, PS4 and PC users and today we want to take a look at what you need to […]

3 Reasons to Pre-Order Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition


Bethesda’s Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition is expensive and hard to find but there are a few reasons we think it’s worth the trouble for many buyers. Today, ahead of the game’s November release date, we want to offer you a few reasons why we think Fallout 4 Pip Boy Edition is worth buying right […]

Fallout 4 Release: 7 Things Buyers Can Expect Now


The Fallout 4 release date was confirmed last week for Xbox One, PS4 and PC. And while it won’t be arriving until later this year, there’s still a ton of excitement surrounding this game. With that in mind, we want to take a look at a few things we expect now from the upcoming Fallout 4 release […]

Halo 5 Collector’s Edition: 5 Things to Know

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We just learned what is in the Halo 5 Collector’s Edition at the tail end of E3 2015. During the gaming convention 343 Studios and Microsoft outlined key Halo 5: Guardians details and information and now we know about the special Halo 5 Statue Collector’s Edition. With the reveal coming at the end of a busy week […]