Fourth major Windows 10 update reportedly pushed back to 2017

MICROSOFT HAS MISSED yet another Windows 10 Mobile rollout target, but rumour has it that the update will finally arrive on older devices later this month. The company is now expected to be working on the Surface Phone devices, which are going t... More..

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Albino Whale 'Gallon of Milk' Spotted off Mexico
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Albino Whale 'Gallon of Milk' Spotted off Mexico

Out of all those specimens, 1,004 are calves which were born in Mexico . It belonged to an annual count of gray whales ( Eschrichtius robustus ) migrating to the area. Those in the western Pacific - previous...More..

New Windows 10 beta brings Cortana to new countries
by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

New Windows 10 beta brings Cortana to new countries

Friday brought great news for Microsoft users in Mexico, Brazil and French-speaking Canada as the company announced that its virtual assistant Cortana will start speaking their languages as well. If the lock ...More..

Microsoft's Epic fail - Unreal creator slates Windows 10 features
by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

Microsoft's Epic fail - Unreal creator slates Windows 10 features

In an op-ed in  the Guardian  newspaper this morning, Sweeney expresses concern that the UWP and the Windows Store is a first step "towards locking down the consumer PC ecosystem and monopolizing app distributi...More..

Apple Support takes to Twitter to tweet useful tips
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Apple Support takes to Twitter to tweet useful tips

There doesn't appear to be anything special about this support account in that it looks like just about any other customer service account that you can find on Twitter. If you have any questions about Apple pro...More..

Total Solar Eclipse March 9th
by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Total Solar Eclipse March 9th

On March 9 there will be a total solar eclipse across parts of Indonesia and the South Pacific. "Start of partial phase of the eclipse will take place just after sunrise from extreme north-east India". Mo...More..

Microsoft sides with Apple in battle with Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Saturday, February 27, 2016

Microsoft sides with Apple in battle with Federal Bureau of Investigation

In Apple's formal response to the court on Thursday, which was filed a day before Friday's deadline, the company said the court should drop its order because it oversteps a law known as the All Writs Act , as ...More..

Microsoft To Buy Xamarin for Cross-Platform Mobile App Tooling
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Microsoft To Buy Xamarin for Cross-Platform Mobile App Tooling

Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group, wrote in a blog post that the company plans "deeper integration" of Xamarin's technology into Microsoft's developer tools. Mi...More..

Xbox Live suffers global outage, bringing Xbox One services tumbling
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Xbox Live suffers global outage, bringing Xbox One services tumbling

While Xbox Live Arcade had been around for a while and allowed gamers to download tons of games directly to their systems, it has now been revealed that Microsoft had some serious concerns regarding the impact ...More..

Windows 10 Redstone 14267 is Out - Improvements to Cortana, Edge, Skype, & Messaging
by | Saturday, February 20, 2016

Windows 10 Redstone 14267 is Out - Improvements to Cortana, Edge, Skype, & Messaging

Microsoft has recently released a new Windows 10 Redstone preview build for fast ring insiders, but as usual, this new version is only available through Windows Update, which means that you must be partici...More..

Toyota RAV4 - Defective Seat Belts
by | Thursday, February 18, 2016

Toyota RAV4 - Defective Seat Belts

If this occurs, the seat belt may not properly restrain the occupant, which could increase the risk of injury to the occupant. Specifically, it affects approximately 1.3 million vehicles in the USA, 625,000 i...More..

Hulu gets a universal Windows app and Cortana support
by | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Hulu gets a universal Windows app and Cortana support

You could always watch Hulu on your PC or Mac, or for that matter, on multiple other mobile devices. If you have a Windows 10 phone, tablet or PC, you can install the Universal Hulu app by clicking on the sourc...More..

HTC Could Have A Windows 10 Mobile Handset In The Works
by | Monday, February 15, 2016

HTC Could Have A Windows 10 Mobile Handset In The Works

The company has especially faced a major setback in the markets of mobile phones which has been one of their most ambitious projects. There were rumours of a new Windows 10 Mobile handset from Microsoft in ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Microsoft's big Windows 10 push is part of broader strategy

Under his leadership, Microsoft has been shifting its business towards cloud services, such as Microsoft Azure, Dynamics CRM and Office 365. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had expected adjusted per-...More..

by | Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Windows 10, like it or not

But in coming months, Microsoft says the Windows 10 upgrade will be re-categorized from "optional" to "recommended", which means people who use the automatic update feature on older Windows PCs could find t...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

No Powerball victor, so jackpot may grow to $1.3 billion

The winning numbers for the Powerball drawing were: 16-19-32-34-57, with the Powerball number, 13. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are astronomically low: officials with the game say each ticket sol...More..

by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Microsoft's Xbox One Slim Release Date Announced? Price Cheaper Than Previous

The game used to run at a steady 30 fps on Xbox 360, but the Xbox One version runs at an erratic frame rate which dips often to near 15 fps. Thanks to you, Xbox One continues to outpace Xbox 360 at the same...More..

by | Sunday, December 06, 2015

China Prepared for Higher Level of Cooperation with Africa

Sticking to the Chinese tradition of non-interference in local politics, Mr Xi said yesterday: "China strongly believes Africa belongs to the African people, and African problems should be handled by the Africa...More..

64-Year-Old Albatross Is Oldest Known Bird To Lay An Egg
by | Wednesday, December 02, 2015

64-Year-Old Albatross Is Oldest Known Bird To Lay An Egg

Over her lifetime, that means Wisdom may travelled as much as six million ocean miles. When not tending to their chicks, albatross forage hundreds of miles out at sea periodically returning with meals of squid ...More..

Microsoft Black Friday 2015 Deals Revealed
by | Sunday, November 29, 2015

Microsoft Black Friday 2015 Deals Revealed

As a workhorse device, it has proven itself more than capable of supplanting a laptop, as illustrated above. The price of the base model is $899 and the shipping is expected to begin early January next year. Tr...More..