Microsoft making foldable devices
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 11:03

Microsoft making foldable devices


In time for Apple to invent two years later 

The company, which brought the world the tablet and the touchscreen smartphone, is working on adapting Windows to work on foldable devices.

3DMark Port Royal available for download
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 14:45

3DMark Port Royal available for download


First dedicated Ray Tracing benchmark

As announced earlier, UL Benchmarks has now officially launched its first dedicated ray tracing benchmark, the 3DMark Port Royal.

Microsoft demolishes Redmond Vole Hill
Published in News
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 12:20

Microsoft demolishes Redmond Vole Hill


Modernising Redmond

Software King of the World Microsoft has started demolishing 13 buildings connected to its Redmond Volehill sending the little voles scurrying into temporary accommodation.

Windows 10 finally beats Windows 7
Published in News
Wednesday, 02 January 2019 12:23

Windows 10 finally beats Windows 7


Took three years

More than three years after its release, Windows 10 has passed Windows 7 in market share.

Facebook gave data to Microsoft, Amazon, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada
Published in News


Considered them exempt from privacy rules

Facebook documents, found by the New York Times, show that the social network considered Microsoft, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada business partners and effectively exempted them from its privacy rules.

Microsoft snubs Intel on Hololens
Published in IoT
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 12:20

Microsoft snubs Intel on Hololens


Qualcomm's 'Always Connected' Snapdragon 850 SoC gets the nod

Software king of the world Microsoft has decided not to use Intel chips in its second generation HoloLens mixed reality headset.

Microsoft abandons the Edge
Published in News
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 11:15

Microsoft abandons the Edge


Moving to Chromium

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which claims that Microsoft is about to dump its Edge browser and move to a Chromium base.

AMD could power future Microsoft Surface laptops
Published in PC Hardware


With upcoming Picasso APUs

According to the rumor mill, Microsoft's future Surface laptop could use AMD hardware, most likely the upcoming Picasso APUs.

3DMark for DirectX Raytracing comes in January 2019
Published in Graphics


3DMark Port Royal

UL Benchmarks has announced that its newest benchmark for ray tracing will be coming in January 2019, dubbed 3DMark Port Royal.

Microsoft developing AR for military
Published in News
Friday, 30 November 2018 12:25

Microsoft developing AR for military


For use in combat


Microsoft has won a $480 million contract to develop an augmented reality system for use in combat and military training for the US Army.