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Microsoft Decisively Sheds the Windows Revenue Growth Burden

The last year that PC sales registered growth was in 2011, when global PC sales grew by 4%. Since then, PC sales have declined and declined, and are still declining. Worldwide PC shipments totaled...
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The X in Xbox One X Could Finally Become a Known Quantity, Pre-order Details...

Today, August 20, Microsoft will hopefully be announcing pre-order details for Xbox One X. The premium gaming console from Microsoft was initially announced at E3 2017, and there's talk that pre-orders could start today right after the...
Marketing the Surface Phone

Microsoft’s Surface Phone Efforts Could Be Destroyed By Bad Marketing

Microsoft's marketing efforts leave a lot to be desired. While the company is known for its aggressive promotional and sales strategies, they don't always go down well with the average consumer. When it comes to...
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Microsoft’s SaaS Attack on the Cloud Computing Market

Microsoft has already proved that the company is going to keep pushing the boundaries on the cloud computing front as it races towards $20 billion in annual revenue from the segment. Microsoft’s strength in...
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Get Free Windows 10 Before Fall Creators Update Comes, 2 Free Upgrade Methods

In case you're wondering, you can still upgrade to Windows 10 for free before the next major update comes through - Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, or FCU. Windows 10 FCU promises some major...
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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....
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Surface Phone Will Have Windows 10 Mobile Users as its Biggest Promoters

Even though Windows 10 Mobile is getting the 'adopted child' treatment from Microsoft of late, its considerable user base of about 7 million or more device users will be the biggest promoters of Surface...
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Microsoft Garage Releases SwiftKey for Predictive One-handed Typing

SwiftKey (Word Flow) is the latest experiment released from Microsoft Garage. Word Flow works on Android and iOS devices such as smartphones and tablets. It uses artificial intelligence technologies to predict the next word...
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MINECON 2017 Update: Major Changes Coming to Minecraft Mega Event

November 18 brings the most exciting event for Minecraft fans: MINECON 2017. This year, Mojang and Microsoft are changing the format, and it includes a 90-minute livestreamed event with "the same kind of entertainment,...
Spotify on Xbox One

Xbox One to Finally Get Spotify App, Microsoft Could Bring it on Xbox One...

Microsoft has confirmed that Spotify, the global music streaming service, is soon to be seen on Xbox One. Given that Spotify has been on PlayStation 4 since 2015, it's about time that Xbox One users...
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Xbox Live Issues Get Temp Fix, Microsoft Working on Permanent Solutions

Microsoft’s Xbox Live on Xbox One and Xbox 360 are currently experiencing problems which are restricting purchases and denying access to the user's own games.If you are among those who had difficulties purchasing a...
Windows 10 Eye Control

Windows 10 Introduces Gaze Tracking Technology in New Insider Build 16257

Microsoft recently released Windows 10 Insider Build 16257, and it brings a major new feature that's been in the works for the past three years - Eye Control.The feature is essentially an accessibility function...
Windows 10 Continue on PC comes to iPhone iOS

Windows 10 ‘Continue on PC’ Feature Comes to iOS after Android Rollout

If you're a mixed fan of Apple and Microsoft, you'll be happy to know that your iPhone will soon be able to share content with your Windows 10 PC through a special app for...
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Minecraft “Better Together Update” Beta Unifies Windows 10, Xbox One and Android Versions

Minecraft is finally getting the first beta of the "Better Together Update" that was announced earlier this year during E3 2017. The update is currently available for Windows 10 PCs and Android devices (via...
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Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID for Windows Hello Authentication

Microsoft has officially released the long-awaited Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID that extends Windows Hello security as a PC peripheral. Along with the new keyboard, the company has also released the Microsoft Modern Mouse.Windows...