Windows XP will not die
Published in News

People are installing it

After a slump in the use of Windows XP, it appears that some daft people are re-installing it, even as they walk away from Windows 7.

Samsung sorts out its apps
Published in Mobiles

Microsoft included
Samsung has carried out its purge of in-house apps on the Galaxy S6 and included some of Microsoft's software. Both the S6 and S6 edge will ship with a "Microsoft Apps" folder that currently includes OneDrive, OneNote and Skype. 
Microsoft might replace your doctor
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You are suffering from a blue screen of death

Software giant Microsoft might be able to resolve a staff shortage in doctors and nurses with AI. 

AMD and Nvidia will work together in perfect harmony
Published in Graphics

Ebony and ivory

DirectX 12 looks set to bring Nvidia and AMD together, in a way that neither will be particularly happy about.

Refugees from Rare create Playtronic Games
Published in Games

Spiritual successor of Banjo Kazooie in development

Despite some hints that Microsoft may have green lighted a new Banjo Kazooie game at Rare, some Rare refugees have gotten together to form a new studio.

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One
Published in Games

Looks like it is getting closer to being released

As most who have an Xbox One know, taking a screenshot is almost impossible. It continues to be the most requested feature that users want added to the Xbox One and Microsoft knows it. 

Office 2016 for desktop coming too
Published in News

Second half of 2015

Office is a very important product for Microsoft and the company doesn't plan to abandon the desktop version anytime soon. 

Microsoft Windows 10 Lumias to rock Snapdragon 810
Published in Mobiles

If Samsung doesn’t want them, we’ll take some

Upcoming Microsoft Lumia phones will use Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 810 processor.

4K Console revisions later this year?
Published in Games

Rumors suggest it is coming for both Xbox One & PS4

A number of sources are whispering that both Microsoft and Sony have committed to upgrading their consoles to add 4K (Ultra HD) in an expected refresh to both consoles later this year.

#IDARB free with Xbox Live Gold this month
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Brothers and Sniper Elite free for Xbox 360 Gold

Xbox One owners who happen to have a Xbox Live Gold membership will be treated to a free copy of #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box) this month as part of Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion.