Lumia 830 & Lumia 735 U.S. Release Date Confirmed

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Microsoft Mobile & Nokia’s website have confirmed what many potential Windows Phone buyers hoped would happen some point soon. The Lumia 830 and Lumia 735 will come to carriers in the United States if postings to the site are accurate. Official specifications, images and information for the Lumia 830 and Lumia 735 began appearing on the website […]

Windows Phone 8.1 for AT&T Lumia 920 & 820 Adds Must-Have Features

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Nokia Lumia 920s and Lumia 820s on AT&T’s wireless network in the United States are about to become competitive with Apple’s iPhone almost overnight. Early this afternoon AT&T Wireless announced that it’d begun deploying Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 update to the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. As of now Lumia 920 and 820 users can […]

Microsoft Reveals the Ultimate Destiny Deal for Xbox One Buyers

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With just a week left until Destiny arrives on store shelves many believed that release day would arrive without a single high-profile deal that doesn’t involve trading in older games. Microsoft has solved that particular problem for Xbox One buyers. This morning the company announced an epic bombshell of a Destiny deal. Users who purchase an Xbox […]

Microsoft Announces Lumia 830 & Lumia 730 Ahead of the iPhone 6

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Microsoft isn’t sitting and waiting for Apple to announce those rumored iPhone 6 devices. Early this morning the company announced two new colorful Windows Phone designed to hit Apple’s smartphone dominance where it hurts. The Microsoft Lumia 830 will attack the iPhone 6 head on with a large display and 10 megapixel camera. The Microsoft […]

Microsoft Stuns With Xbox One Free Forza 5 Weekend

Forza 5 is one of the best titles showcasing the Xbox One's graphics and gaming muscle.

Microsoft is finally adding some unique value to users of its Xbox One console and subscribers of its Xbox Live gaming service. Today, the company announced that users will be able to play Forza 5 for the Xbox One completely free – provided they have an active Xbox Live Gold subscription. Microsoft stunned gamers earlier this […]

Microsoft’s iPhone 6 Rival Could Pack Powerful Surprise

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Neither Microsoft nor Apple have announced the specifications for their upcoming smartphones, but if new rumors about the Lumia 830 are accurate then Microsoft is planning on announcing a serious rival for the iPhone 6 – at least, where imaging is concerned. WP Dang, a Chinese Windows Phone website with a proven track record of […]

The PS4 vs Xbox One – What Matters Now

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It’s 2014 and we’ve finally made it through the launch period of the first new generation of gaming and entertainment systems in almost a decade. We’re only eight months into this console generation. You’d think that in the short time that has passed since launch there wouldn’t be a ton of difference in how the PS4 […]

10 Surface Pro 3 Tips & Tricks

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 gives owners a versatile 2-in-1 device that they can use as a large 12-inch tablet or a nice Windows 8.1 laptop. With the new Surface Docking Station, it even replaces a desktop system as well. For as little as $800 a buyer can enjoy the Surface Pro 3. But to really […]

How To Share Xbox One Games with Friends

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Originally, Microsoft’s Xbox One console would have allowed users to loan out parts of their library to friends and family. That original plan didn’t pan out, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a way for you to still share your Xbox One games with your friends and family. Sharing games with friends is a time-honored ritual. […]

Microsoft Said to Snatch Key iOS 8 Feature For Windows 9

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When Microsoft shows off Windows 9 at an event in late September its list of new features could include interactive Live Tiles and a centralized notification system – two things seemingly inspired by what Apple has done with iOS 8 and what it has done with its own Windows Phone 8.1 operating system. We don’t […]

5 Reasons the PS4 Is Better Than the Xbox One

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The Xbox One and PS4 have been out on the market for around nine and ten months, respectively, give or take a few weeks. In any case, it hasn’t even been a full year yet, and I’ve already given up on the Xbox One and traded it in for a PS4. I got the Xbox […]

Surface 2 Deal Delivers Best iPad Rival Yet

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A recent Surface 2 deal revealed this past weekend is turning Microsoft’s tablet into an even more serious iPad Air and iPad mini competitor. Microsoft revealed a Surface 2 deal on its website earlier today and it appears to be as good as potential Surface 2 buyers could have hoped for. As of right now the deal has slashed $100 […]

3 Reasons to Still Buy an Xbox 360 in 2014

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Microsoft’s Xbox 360 video game console doesn’t really get much attention these days. It still works and new games arrive for the console weekly, but its profile just isn’t as high as it once was. Age has set in, and its successor, the Xbox One, has tons of features and extras that users want from […]

Lumia 635 Review

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For a long time, the only thing Microsoft needed to do was make a cheap phone to have its smartphone line be successful. Those were the days when a slew of Android devices struggled to beat it with a truckload of gimmicky features. The Lumia 635, on AT&T, is the antidote to the high-end smartphone […]

5 Windows 8 Apps to Download Immediately

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Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system comes on just about everything. From tablets to 2-in-1s to desktops, it tries to be everything to everyone. Sometimes this doesn’t work, but Windows 8 is at its finest when there are good apps available. Before getting to the 5 Windows 8 apps that everyone should have on their devices, its important to […]

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station Review: Can It Replace a Desktop?

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 makes a great laptop replacement and works well as a tablet. Now, thanks to the newly released Surface Pro 3 Docking Station, the third generation Microsoft 2-in-1 tablet/laptop can also serve as a desktop computer too. With a mouse, keyboard and monitor, Surface Pro 3 owners can finally enjoy what […]

Buying an Xbox 360: Bundles & Differences

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Let’s get one thing straight. The Xbox 360, Microsoft’s last-generation video game console is old. Forget old, in terms of video game consoles the Xbox 360 is practically ancient. The ironic thing is that it’s still a very capable, very powerful gaming machine and set-top box. That’s why users still want it, and why folks […]

New Images Reveal Lumia 830 iPhone 6 Rival in Full

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We’re not even two weeks away from Microsoft’s IFA 2014 Windows Phone event and already what the company has to show is getting leaked by the truckload. Last month, pictures of Microsoft’s Lumia 830 iPhone 6 rival appeared online, now a new collection of pictures taken by a Brazilian regulatory body are revealing almost everything users […]

Apple TV & Chromecast Rival From Microsoft Coming Soon?

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Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console is already competing pretty hard against set-top boxes and streaming devices like the Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast dongle. If new filings unearthed this week are any indication, the Xbox One is about to get some back up in the form of a small circular puck that features Miracast streaming […]