Windows 10 vs Windows 7: What You Need to Know

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Earlier this week, Microsoft showed everyone what they could expect from Windows 10. Forget all the new features and changes for a second though because its price was the biggest thing to come out of the keynote. For the first year, absolutely any Windows 7 user who has the latest updates installed will get the […]

Windows 10 Upgrade Guide: What You Need to Know

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For months, Microsoft has teased users about what it has in store for them when Windows 10 rolls out. That being said, only this week did we get a clear picture of everything Windows 10 will mean for users. Apps will work across Windows 10 on phones, tablets and notebooks and desktops. Windows 10 also […]

How to Back Up a Windows Phone

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system attempts to make life with a smartphone easier. Its Live Tiles make it easier to see what apps you should be paying attention to or what services you might want to update with a new status. Automatic picture and contact backup were built into the first version of Windows Phone […]

This is What’s Available in Xbox on Windows 10

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Moments ago, Microsoft began rolling out the second major update to Windows 10, the operating system that it hopes will put it at the center of everyday activities like gaming and productivity. Key to the gaming part of that mission is a new Xbox on Windows 10 experience that Microsoft just fully detailed in a […]

Windows 10 Technical Preview 9926 Arrives

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Microsoft has kept its promise to release an updated version of the Windows 10 operating system it shared more details about earlier this week. Starting today, users can download Windows 10 Technical Preview 9926, the very latest version ready for public testing. Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 10 9926 this morning in a post […]

New Xbox One Bundle with Titanfall Lands

Check out these Xbox One Deals for November 2014.

Microsoft’s own retail stores are creating a new Xbox One bundle of their very own. As of now, users looking to upgrade to Microsoft’s latest entertainment console can do so now at the Microsoft Store and pick up a now rare Titanfall Xbox One Bundle. Microsoft began selling this new Titanfall Xbox One bundle on […]

Xbox Music Windows 10 Streaming To Free Your Music

Microsoft's new Xbox Music on Windows 10 app. (Photo Credit Thurrot.com)

Microsoft’s Xbox Music service is set to get a lot more competitive over the next few months. Buried deep within the avalanche of Windows 10 news out this week was a surprise feature addition for Xbox Music, the company’s streaming music service and competitor to iTunes, Amazon and Spotify. Pretty soon, Xbox Music users will […]

Upgrade Catches Plague Microsoft’s Windows 10

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It was just yesterday that Microsoft, makers of the Xbox One and more, took to a stage to announce a future where its Windows 10 operating system adapted to whatever display and input methods users have and Windows 10 would be free. Today, we’re getting more details about how easy it’ll be to get to […]

Windows 10 for Phones Revealed

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It was Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system for notebooks and desktops that got most of the attention at yesterday’s media briefing, but woven into the presentation were also brief glimpses at what users can expect from Windows 10 on smartphones and tablets that compete with the iPhone and iPad. Microsoft gave journalists and industry watchers […]

How to Get Windows 10 Right Now

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system is just as ambitious as leaks indicated. There are quality of life changes through Windows 10. Multiple Desktops let users organize their tasks. There’s a new Start Menu complete with Live Tiles and a power button. Windows 10 allows users to run Windows Store apps from the Desktop too, and […]

Microsoft HoloLens is a Google Glass Rival Running Windows

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Microsoft, makers of the Xbox One and the Surface 2-in-1 is continuing to push its way into the hardware space. Two years after launching the Surface Pro and less than a year after it purchased Nokia’s devices and services division, the company took to a stage this morning to announce Microsoft HoloLens. Microsoft HoloLens is […]

Microsoft Office for Tablets and Phones Shown Off

Word for Windows 10 mobile, captured by The Verge.

Microsoft is busy talking about Windows 10 and how the operating system will change the way people play and look for information. That’s interesting in itself, but what almost stole the show was Microsoft Office for Windows 10. Microsoft showed off a touch-centric version of Microsoft Office for Windows 10 users earlier today. This new […]

The Windows 10 Price Is Its Best Feature

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Forget the Cortana personal assistant, Action Center notifications and refreshed desktop. The best feature Microsoft announced today is the Windows 10 price. Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for Windows 8.1 users and that’s just the least interesting thing that Microsoft announced concerning the Windows 10 price. Microsoft took a stage this morning at […]

Windows 10 Price & Features Revealed

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This morning, Microsoft finally shared all of its plans for Windows 10, That’s the operating system that it hopes will help it hang on to longtime users of the mouse and keyboard plus bolster its position on touch-centric devices like 2-in-1s, tablets and smartphones. At today’s Windows 10 event, Microsoft highlighted all of the reasons […]

How to Watch the Windows 10 Live Stream

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Today, is the day. After weeks of teasing and months of letting enthusiasts try features made specifically for businesses, Microsoft plans to unveil more features and information during its Windows 10 live stream. Here’s how to watch that Windows 10 live stream later this morning. Microsoft’s Windows 10 live stream starts promptly at 9AM Pacific […]

Windows 10 Mobile: 3 Things To Know

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Microsoft is on track to revamp many of the products it sells directly to users with Windows 10. Getting the most attention is the notebook and desktop version of Windows 10. There’s a lesser known, lesser understood operating system coming from the Redmond, Washington-based company in time though: Windows 10 Mobile. Read: Windows 10 Mobile […]

Microsoft Stuns with Ori and other Spring Xbox One Games

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It was only revealed that Microsoft’s Xbox One console had managed to surpass sales of Sony’s PS4 gaming console during the month of December a few days ago. Already, Microsoft is setting its sights on extending its lead into 2015. This morning the company added three new in-depth previews to games it expects to launch […]

Windows 10 Mobile to be Missing at Tomorrow’s Event

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Users won’t be able to download a version of Windows 10 Mobile directly to their Windows Phones following tomorrow’s Windows 10 Media Briefing, but there’ll still be plenty of surprises and things to get excited about, according to reports. AllAboutMicrosoft is reporting that Microsoft won’t be letting users download a copy of the Windows 10 […]

Fixes for The Master Chief Collection Problems Arrive

Get ready for midnight Halo Master Chief Collection release date events.

343 Industries and Microsoft hasn’t yet managed to get out one single patch that addresses all of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection problems still being reported by users. That isn’t stopping the developer from trying. Earlier today Microsoft began rolling out another content update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection. 343 Industries, the developer […]

Windows 10: 5 Key Things We Know Now

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Microsoft is months away from revealing Windows 10, the next major operating system upgrade for devices of all sizes running Windows. The company is hoping that Windows 10 will be the catalyst it needs to make progress in the consumer space. Whether that’ll happen or not is unclear, but it is clear that the company […]