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Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014

Update your Windows now

Update your Windows now

Microsoft has released an unscheduled Windows update to patch a critical security bug that's being exploited in the wild.

Monday, 17 Nov 2014

Skype for Web lets you connect to the service right in the browser

Skype for Web lets you connect to the service right in the browser

Microsoft has unveiled a beta version of Skype for Web that allows the service to work directly in browsers.

Friday, 14 Nov 2014

Xbox One sales tripled in November after US$50 price cut

Xbox One sales tripled in November after US$50 price cut

According to Microsoft, sales of its Xbox One console has tripled in the week following a recent US$50 price cut in the United States.

Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014

Nokia no more: This is the Microsoft Lumia 535

Nokia no more: This is the Microsoft Lumia 535

The first Lumia smartphone without the Nokia branding, the Microsoft Lumia 535 is given the important task of attracting more people to the Windows Phone ecosystem. A wallet-friendly price tag aside, what else does it have? We tell you.

Friday, 7 Nov 2014

Microsoft brings full Office functions for iPhone, iPad and Android tablets at no cost!

Microsoft brings full Office functions for iPhone, iPad and Android tablets at no cost!

Updated Office apps for iPad and iPhone aside, Microsoft is soon bringing the Office suite to Android tablets too. What's more, all of them will no longer require Office 365 subscription to view, edit or create content. At the rate Microsoft is focusing on bringing its apps to mobile, there's little room for competition.

Friday, 31 Oct 2014

Microsoft joins the wearables market with the fitness tracking Microsoft Band

Microsoft joins the wearables market with the fitness tracking Microsoft Band

Microsoft is officially entering the wearables market with the newly released Microsoft Band, a 10-sensor fitness tracker that is compatible with Windows Phone, as well as iOS and Android.

Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014

OneDrive now offers unlimited cloud storage to Office 365 subscribers

OneDrive now offers unlimited cloud storage to Office 365 subscribers

According to Microsoft, storage limits just became a thing of the past with Office 365. Why? That's because the company is now offering Office 365 subscribers unlimited OneDrive storage for free.

Friday, 3 Oct 2014

More people are using Windows XP than Windows 8

More people are using Windows XP than Windows 8

Ouch. According to analytics company Net Applications, there are still more people using Windows XP than Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 combined.

Thursday, 2 Oct 2014

You can now download Windows 10 Technical Preview

You can now download Windows 10 Technical Preview

Interested in trying out Windows 10? A super-early preview is now ready for download.

Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014

Microsoft unveils Windows 10; preview coming on October 1

Microsoft unveils Windows 10; preview coming on October 1

Microsoft has just officially unveiled details about its next version of Windows, which will be called Windows 10. Here's what you need to know about this 'most comprehensive operating system' Microsoft has ever built. (Yes, the Start menu is back.)

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