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Microsoft Edge support of Chrome extensions is a great idea

When it comes down to Microsoft Edge, the web browser has turned out to be something we all want to use but has so far refuse to due to missing features, bugs that seem to never go away, and extensions. […]

Galaxy Explorer for HoloLens still in development and looks great

How many folks remembered the winning app idea for HoloLens back in 2015? The winning app idea was an app that we know as Galaxy Explorer, and guess what? It is being brought to life. Galaxy Explorer is all about […]

ESPN for Xbox 360 is dead; Long live ESPN for Xbox One

Microsoft Xbox One got another boost recently after ESPN decided to end its app on the Xbox 360 and focus on the version available for the Xbox One. This is no doubt sad news for those who are still using […]

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SandDance from Microsoft Research lets you visually explore your Data

The research division of Microsoft, Microsoft Research has released a new tool – SandDance a free data visualization app that allows users to get insights on their research projects. The application will be currently available as a standalone Web-based tool. […]

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Microsoft to extend support for Skylake PCs with older Windows

Although Microsoft encourages Windows users to migrate to Windows 10 as soon as possible, it has provided some breathing space for machines running the latest Skylake CPUs, not upgraded to Windows 10. Most individual users and business establishments haven’t upgraded […]

Microsoft Edge to get Paste & Go, Pinned Tabs and more

Microsoft Edge web browser might or might not be the best or the most accomplished browser out there, but it sure is catching up by regularly adding on new features and functionalities. Extensions was one of the quintessential feature missing […]

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Microsoft refutes claims of forcefully updating Windows 7 to Windows 10

Microsoft has been in a fray recently with users reporting that Windows 10 is being automatically installed on their system. Further the allegations also point out that Microsoft is intentionally hiding the “Decline” button for the update and in some […]

Skype for Web gets 4 new Updates; the 3rd one may excite you

Users who did not have Skype application installed on their machine could still use the service for communication via Skype for Web. Now, in an effort to align the web version of the app with the existing mobile and desktop […]

Skype Translator now speaks Arabic

With a focus on improving the human connection worldwide, Skype added Arabic as its new spoken language. Skype Translator will now speak Arabic. With the newly added Arabic language, Skype Translator now supports eight spoken languages: English, Chinese (Mandarin), German, […]

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Microsoft and Eclipse Foundation join hands to brings more tools for developers

A recent update from Microsoft mentions that the software giant joined hands with Eclipse Foundation; a community for individuals and organizations that offers open source tools for developers. Microsoft has joined the Eclipse Foundation as a Solution Member. Microsoft and […]

Forza Racing franchise will debut on Windows 10 PC this summer

If you are a Petrol head and a gaming junkie than Microsoft seems to have the best summer gift for you. Forza Motorsport 6:Apex will now be available on Windows 10. Forza has been a popular title with the car […]

OneDrive Universal App marks its presence in Windows Store

If you are familiar to the Windows ecosystem, it is most likely that OneDrive is something you use quiet often. Considering the latest bout of improvements, I have also seen many users from other platforms use the OneDrive extensively. Microsoft has […]

Microsoft closing all brick and mortar stores in Brazil

There are several Microsoft brick and mortar stores situated across Brazil, but it seems business has not been kind to the software giant as the company is making moves to pull it stores out of the country completely. We understand […]

New Microsoft Technology Center opened in Houston

Earlier this week, Microsoft opened a new Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Houston, Texas. This is one of many MTCs around the world that offers customers hands-on experiences of the software giant’s latest offerings. These offerings include the likes of […]

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Microsoft UK too hiring people with neurodiverse conditions

Microsoft has decided to extend its Autism and Inclusive Hiring Programme to UK. Microsoft in the UK says it will begin to hire ten people with neurodiverse conditions such as the likes of Autism or Asperger’s syndrome. We understand that […]

Microsoft to acquire Xamarin, a platform provider for mobile app development

Microsoft is ready for its next acquisition of this year. Xamarin Inc., a leading platform provider for mobile app development will be the next name in the list Microsoft’s procurements. With a focus to based software development tool maker. Microsoft […]

Surface Pro 4 is now available in India

After 4 months of its release in the US, the 2-in-1 convertible tablet Microsoft Surface Pro 4 in finally available in India. Post its launch last year; this hybrid device has sparked off a race among PC makers to introduce […]

Coolest Windows 10 Devices released in Mobile World Congress

Mobile World Congress has always been one of the biggest platforms for the smartphone manufacturers to unveil their wares. In fact, Samsung has been making it a point to launch their flagships every year at MWC. Along with all the […]

Take a first look at HoloLens Start Menu

More HoloLens goodness have been leaked today, and it shows what the Start Menu will look like. For some time now, the software giant has been refining the Start Menu on Windows to make it modern and easier to use. […]

Gears of War 4 will run at 60 frames per second on Xbox One

One of the most important video game coming to the Xbox One in the coming years is the new Gears of War. The game is titled Gears of War 4, and according to one of the person’s working on the […]

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New York Fashion Week dazzled with 3D printed garments

New York Fashion Week saw some great designs this time. However, what really caught audience’s attention was the 3D printed garments. The New York Fashion Week took place between 10th and 18th Feb 2016. Many designers from various parts of […]

Microsoft wants to make all of its products more Accessible in 2016

Ease of Use and Accessibility is something that every product should boast of as at the end of the day it is the users who will be utilizing the services. Microsoft has recently outlined commitments which would help the company […]