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Microsoft To Shed More Jobs In China

Is there yet another economic crisis looming on the horizon? Perhaps, especially when we hear of Microsoft being tipped to shut down not one, but actually a couple of plants over in China – which would end up with 9,000 job cuts along the way. Ever since Microsoft picked up Nokia some time back, the…Read More…

Windows 10 Set To Offer USB 3.1 Type-C

It looks as though Microsoft has resurrected their WinHec conference, and with the agenda having already gone live, the event would open up new insights into Windows 10, which would be Microsoft’s upcoming unified operating system version. Apparently, in one of the sessions that are being held at WinHec would be known as ‘Enabling New…Read More…

Annoying Windows 8 features that won’t appear in Windows 10

Windows 8 was a nightmare for many consumers from day one, and largely still is. Microsoft took a risk by releasing Windows 8 hoping to lead the touch-based device market into the future. However, it was met with resistance from most users, even after …Read More…

Microsoft Introduces PIN Code For OneDrive For Windows Phone

Microsoft has just introduced a spanking new update to its OneDrive app for Windows Phone – and this means that one would also be able to enjoy several new features that have been long looked forward to, for the very first time. For instance, one is now able to gain access to multiple Microsoft accounts…Read More…

‘Fable Legends’ Will Be Free-to-Play; Uses ‘Killer Instinct’ Model

While still conducting a closed beta, Lionhead Studios and Microsoft announce that Fable Legends will be a Free-to-Play title, and details how it impacts the game.Read More…

Microsoft Confirms Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious

We picked up on a report yesterday which pointed towards the possibility that a DLC inspired by the popular Fast & Furious movie franchise might be released soon for Forza Horizon 2. Sure enough Microsoft has now confirmed that this is going to happen. Xbox and Universal Partnerships & Licensing have come together to bring…Read More…

Skype 7.5 for Mac Released, Bringing 14 New Languages and Bug Fixes

This morning, Skype released version 7.5 of its calling and messaging app for Mac, an update that adds 14 new languages and fixes some crashes…Read More…

Microsoft’s Vision For The Future Is Super Thin Tablets, Giant Displays [Video]

Microsoft takes us on a journey into the future in another one of its Future Vision videos, this time targeted at productivity. A pretty cool video, I wouldn’t advise anyone to hold their breath over getting hands-on experience with such tech any time …Read More…

Microsoft Xbox Live Gold 12-Month Membership Going For $39.99

Things in life tend to be divided into two segments – one of them would fall under the “must have” category which would be a need, while the rest can be said to be wants. Having said that, the Xbox Live Gold membership used to be something that could be considered to be coveted among…Read More…

Windows 7 ISO Download Now Available

Long time Windows users would have known by now that trying to fix issues involving Windows, or to perform a simple reinstall can end up as a real annoying experience, especially when it comes to making use of the install DVD – which some machines were sold without one of these bad boys. Thankfully, Microsoft…Read More…