- News tagged "microsoft"
Thursday, 4 Feb 2016
Microsoft has confirmed that it’s acquired SwiftKey, a highly popular software keyboard used on some 300 million Android and iOS devices.
Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016
Microsoft announced the Xbox One Elite controller way back at E3 last year, with a US$150 price tag. Now that the controller is being released locally in a few days, find out how much it'll cost here.
Apple drew first blood in the war of outsized tablets. According to IDC, Apple's iPad Pro outsold Microsoft's Surface tablets in its debut quarter.
Microsoft has successfully tested an underwater data center that could potentially open the way to faster Web services and alternative means to generate energy.
Monday, 1 Feb 2016
Microsoft's second fiscal report earnings managed to beat market expectations. Find out what market segments were strong contributors to the company's bottom line.
Friday, 29 Jan 2016
Latest Surface Pro 4 firmware update should solve many (but not all) of the tablet's outstanding issues
Microsoft has just released its sixth firmware update for the Surface Pro 4 tablet. A fairly substantial update, I hope that this is a sign that Microsoft is finally focusing on solving the tablet’s many still outstanding problems.
Microsoft has announced that it’s now offering all Cloud Storage Partner Program partners the chance to integrate with Office for iOS. After Dropbox, Box is now onboard, with more coming soon.
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016
Not to be confused with the existing MSN News, Microsoft describes News Pro as a way to get "hyper-relevant news for your work".
Other additions include social sharing to Facebook, Twitter, WeChat, as well as native iOS apps.
Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016
When snoozing simply won't work, that's when you need Microsoft’s Mimicker Alarm app, which has various hurdles like mimicking facial expressions, repeating tongue twisters and much more.