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Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015

Let’s be clear: Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 is not a security risk

Let’s be clear: Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 is not a security risk

One of Wi-Fi Sense’s features is that it allows your contacts to connect to your Wi-Fi network without the need of a password. Some have wrongly viewed this as a security risk. Let us tell you why it isn’t.

Monday, 3 Aug 2015

Microsoft hands a cool US$100 million to Uber for investment

Microsoft hands a cool US$100 million to Uber for investment

More quizzical than surprising, Microsoft invests US$100 million in Uber during the taxi-hailing app's latest financing round.

Sunday, 2 Aug 2015

Here are the first ten Lumia devices getting the Windows 10 Mobile update

Here are the first ten Lumia devices getting the Windows 10 Mobile update

Microsoft has confirmed an initial list of in-market Lumia devices to get the Windows 10 Mobile. Hit the link to find out if your Lumia device is among the first to get the update which is coming later this year.

Friday, 31 Jul 2015

The Xbox Music rebranding continues on Android; updated Groove app now on Google Play Store (Update: iOS too!)

The Xbox Music rebranding continues on Android; updated Groove app now on Google Play Store (Update: iOS too!)

If you use Xbox Music on Android, know that Microsoft has just dropped the updated Groove app on the Google Play Store.

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015

Microsoft reveals Windows 10 local pricing

Microsoft reveals Windows 10 local pricing

In case you missed it, Windows 10 launches worldwide today. If you aren't doing the upgrade and wish to buy the full version, we now have the Singapore pricing. We also have info on local retailers who can help you if you need any upgrade support.

Windows 10 launch may set a new Internet traffic record

Windows 10 launch may set a new Internet traffic record

According to Streaming Media, Microsoft has reserved some insane capacity from content delivery networks for the launch of Windows 10.

Microsoft is making a launcher for Android, and it's called Arrow Launcher

Microsoft is making a launcher for Android, and it's called Arrow Launcher

Guess what? Microsoft is currently working on an Android launcher, and has even released it to a small group of Google+ users for beta testing.

Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015

The Windows 10 upgrade files may well be on your system already

The Windows 10 upgrade files may well be on your system already

As noted by WinBeta, Microsoft has already pushed the necessary installation files on some Windows 7 and 8.x systems that have reserved the upgrade. What's left now is the green light from Microsoft to kickoff the upgrade process.

Monday, 27 Jul 2015

China dissolves 15-year long manufacturing ban on gaming consoles

China dissolves 15-year long manufacturing ban on gaming consoles

China finally removes long-time ban on console-production, allowing the country to manufacture and sell video games countrywide.

Microsoft drops firmware updates for Surface 3, Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 ahead of Windows 10 release

Microsoft drops firmware updates for Surface 3, Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 ahead of Windows 10 release

After some hiccups, the July firmware updates for the Microsoft Surface 3, Surface 3 (4G LTE), Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 are ready for download.

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