Apple jumps on the AR bandwagon
Published in News
Monday, 15 August 2016 14:10

Apple jumps on the AR bandwagon


Claims it is working on a new AI platform

Fruity cargo cult Apple is trying to convince the world it is “coming up with something new” by talking a lot about Artificial Reality.

Windows Phone Skype will just stop working
Published in Mobiles


Microsoft just does not seem to care any more

Microsoft is being surprisingly callous to those few users who supported its Windows Phone now that Windows 10 mobile is out. It is killing off Windows Phone support for Skype practically overnight.

Quantum Break coming to Steam in September
Published in Games


Not a Windows Store exclusive anymore

It appears that Microsoft finally broke under pressure and will be releasing the Quantum Break game to Steam next month and will also have a special PC version that will be sold in shops.

Xbox outsells PS for the first time
Published in Games
Friday, 12 August 2016 14:54

Xbox outsells PS for the first time


At least in the UK

MIcrosoft's Xbox One has finally overtaken Sony's PS4 – at least in British sales.

Microsoft gets a Beam for its X-Box
Published in Games
Friday, 12 August 2016 12:13

Microsoft gets a Beam for its X-Box


Interactive game streaming

Microsoft’s Xbox group has written a cheque for the interactive game streaming service Beam so it can take on Amazon’s Twitch.

Microsoft flip-flops on Skylake support again
Published in Processors


Should it stay or should it go?

Microsoft seems to be having trouble making up its mind about Skylake support for older versions of Windows.

Xbox One S is gain with no pain
Published in Games
Thursday, 11 August 2016 15:23

Xbox One S is gain with no pain


Tear-down experts say slighht cost increase but much better features

Beancounters at IHS claim that the new Xbox One S delivers for consumers in terms of improved performance and features for very little extra cost.

Microsoft plans three new Surfaces
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 11 August 2016 14:36

Microsoft plans three new Surfaces


Expect more expensive Apple clones to follow

Software king of the world Microsoft is expected to release three new flavours of Surface three in one desktops later this year.

Microsoft warns of two Windows mega-updates next year
Published in News


Brace yourself

We only just fixed our PC after the Windows 10's Anniversary Update borked our DNS settings, but the software giant is already talking about its future updates for the operating system.

IFixit tears down new Xbox One S
Published in Games
Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:37

IFixit tears down new Xbox One S


Priced at $399

iFixit has voided its Xbox one warranty to see what is under the bonnet of the new games console and found all sorts of surprises.