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Will Microsoft Azure and Office 365 be Hit by Amazon’s $13.7B Whole Foods Acquisition?

While everyone is busy talking about Amazon agreeing to acquire Whole Foods Market for a whopping $13.7 billion, there's something else going on in the background on the cloud computing side of things. Whole...
Free Windows 10 Upgrade April

April 2017 Update: Windows 10 Upgrade Still Free for Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs

If you haven't yet upgraded to Windows 10 Creators Update - yes, the one with 3D and holographics support - then it's probably time that you do. If you're still on a licensed version...
Get a Windows 10 upgrade for free as of February 2017

Can I Still Get a Free Windows 10 Upgrade Now, in February 2017?

As we approach March 30, 2017, when Microsoft is very likely to release the first stable version of Windows 10 Creators Update on the Dell Canvas, a lot of people might be looking to...
Start 2017 with free Windows 10 upgrade

Start 2017 with a Free Windows 10 Upgrade from Microsoft

If you're still on an older license of Windows, this is your chance to start off 2017 with a bang - with a free Windows 10 upgrade.While the general window for a free upgrade...
Microsoft Surface Phone

Surface Phone is Not a Smartphone, and It is a Vital Concept to Understand

Despite the name that it's been given, Surface Phone isn't going to be a phone at all. At least, not if Microsoft is designing what they refer to as a "cellular PC" that will...
Windows Phone dying off because of Windows 10 Surface Phone

Windows 10 Surface Phone Causing Microsoft to Choke Off Windows Phone

Citing the high cost of development that isn't being justified by the user base, Microsoft-owned Mojang has decided to stop Minecraft updates for Windows Phone devices.The information comes from Windows Central, which says that...
Free Windows 10 upgrade still open for some

Get Your Free Windows 10 Upgrade Before Creators Update Drops [Updated]

Microsoft has been aggressively releasing feature-heavy Windows 10 preview builds this week, indicating that we may be nearing the final stages before Windows 10 Creators Update is released to the public. In case you're...
andromeda os windows 10 mobile

Is the New Windows 10 Mobile OS Microsoft’s Andromeda OS for Surface Phone?

Microsoft has been wanting to unify the Windows 10 experience across device platforms for some time now; since before it was released, in fact. But while that pot boils, Microsoft is doing several things....
Surface Phone needs Windows 10 Creators Update. Why?

Surface Phone Really Needs Windows 10 Creators Update to be a Major Hit –...

For a while now we've been discussing the Surface Phone and how Windows 10 is critical to the product's success in the market. With all the latest preview builds of Windows 10 Creators Update...
Surface Phone

Surface Phone aka Cellular PC Could Actually Help Windows 10 Mobile Survive

We've been talking for some time about how there won't ever be a device called Surface Phone coming out of Microsoft's stables, but that the Cellular PC concept was essentially aimed at delivering the...
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One More Reason Why AWS is Tough for Microsoft and Google to Beat in...

Vision Mobile’s 12th Developer Economics Global Survey, which reached out to more than 21,200 developers across 160 countries, revealed many developer trends in the cloud segment, and how developers around the world are utilizing...
Surface Phone

Surface Phone is Microsoft’s Last Hope for a Significant Smartphone Presence

While it's generally known that Microsoft continues to support the Windows 10 Mobile operating system with regular updates, Windows Phone as a unit is pretty much a terminally ill patient.At the Q2-2017 earnings call...
Surface Phone

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Again Confirms Surface Phone Existence

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke about Surface Phone last year. More recently, he's quoted (link to audio download) as saying: "when you say we’ll make more phones, I’m sure we’ll make more phones, but they...
Surface Phone in 2017, or a "bridge" device for testing

Is Microsoft Surface Phone Coming in 2017? Another Windows 10 Phone Might Hit First

We've been speculating on the release of Microsoft's Surface Phone for several months now, but recent information suggest that the Redmond giant isn't ready to launch it in 2017. The reason: a Microsoft ex-employee (employed...
Surface Phone in 2017

There Will be No Surface Phone This Year, Something Bigger Brewing at Microsoft

At 0.3 percent marketshare of the global smartphone market, Microsoft has zero to extremely slim odds of ever entering that segment in a meaningful way. As such, don't expect a Surface Phone to come...