News tagged ‘microsoft’
Tuesday, 27 May 2014
At the inaugural Code Conference, Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, and Corporate VP of Skype and Lync, Gurdeep Pall, showed near real-time audio translation from English to German.
A simple registry hack has been proven to trick Windows Update into providing updates to the already end-of-life Windows XP. But is it worth it?
Monday, 26 May 2014
Microsoft has announced Windows 8.1 with Bing, a royalty-free version of Windows 8.1 meant for lower-cost devices.
Wednesday, 21 May 2014
Just when you thought you had to wait for local pricing details, Microsoft's online store in Singapore has it all updated and it even allows you to pre-order the Surface Pro 3 today! More details inside.
Following Microsoft's decision to officially end support for Windows XP, China has decided to ban the use of Windows 8 on its government computers, citing that it was to ensure "computer security".
Dubbed as the tablet that can replace your laptop, Microsoft has just announced a refresh to its Surface Pro 2 with a larger, sleeker and more enticing Surface Pro 3. With several key enhancements and a lower starting price tag, find out what makes the new Surface Pro 3 the most desired in the series to-date.
Monday, 12 May 2014
Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Lifecycle Start Date; Still Keeps Official Release Date a Secret
According to Microsoft, official support for Windows Phone 8.1 will start on June 24, 2014. Judging from past releases, the OS' official release is likely to be slightly earlier.
Monday, 5 May 2014
According to Microsoft’s Windows Phone team head Joe Belfiore during his Reddit AMA session, a File Manager function will soon be added to Windows Phone 8.1.
Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014
To reward Xbox Live Gold members, Microsoft is introducing the Xbox Live Gold Rush where members can redeem free games and stand to win subscription cards, Xbox Live credit and a Gold Rush suitcase worth US$5000.
With China temporarily lifting its ban on gaming consoles, Microsoft is reported to be launching its Xbox One console in China this September.