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We've all done it - there's some downtime at the office and no one is around to see, why not play a hand or two of Solitaire? It's right there in the desktop and so easy to just switch to at...
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Snapchat will be making its way to Windows Phone, according to the official Snapchat support account on Twitter.An annoyed Windows Phone owner asked why the app isn’t on the OS. The account initially...
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Usually, mobile OS updates are left in the hands of mobile operators, and can take some time to get to everyone. Microsoft will go direct by bypassing the operators and manage Windows 10 Mobile updates...
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Candy Crush Saga is set to crush productivity for a whole new audience. It will be released for Windows 10 devices, presumably around the same time that the new OS arrives.The game will be released for...
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Microsoft has said that its search engine, Bing, will be reconfigured to highlight “mobile-friendly” websites. Such sites will be given more prominence in search results.The announcement comes...
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Think you can post footage from an unannounced game and get away with it? Think again! Microsoft is punishing those who leaked the game by removing them from a testing program.VMC Games is a contract company...
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Microsoft announced that it will hold its E3 press conference on Monday, June 15th at 5.30pm. Setting the expectations bar quite high, Microsoft said that it will show “the greatest games line-up...
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Our attention span is now less than that of a goldfish, and it’s all down to technology.In 2000, the average attention span was 12 seconds. That’s now fallen to eight seconds, while a goldfish...
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Nobody wants to sit around for several minutes watching shaky footage. That’s why Microsoft released Hyperlapse, a video stabilisation app that also lets you make videos more “easily consumable.”That...
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Microsoft showed off Skype Translator’s real-time translation capabilities last year. Now you can try it for yourself.Skype Translator’s preview version can be downloaded from the Windows Store....
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Microsoft will launch Windows 10 in the coming months with a number of variants to be released.The editions announced include Windows 10 Home, Mobile, Pro, Enterprise, Mobile Enterprise, and Education....
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We all thought that it was a redhead emoji that we needed. But we were wrong. We want to be able to flip people the bird. And soon, we’ll be able to do just that.Microsoft will add the middle finger...
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Microsoft has been showing off a lot of new technology recently but its latest could be something truly revolutionary. Or good for a laugh at lunchtime.How-Old.net is site which will try to guess a person's...
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Roll up, roll up - it's time to let a website make judgements on your age and gender based on a single photograph! It's all based on a new project by Microsoft which uses their face detection API...
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After being the butt of jokes about internet browsers for years, Microsoft is hoping that its web browser can escape its reputation by changing its name. Of course, the browser will be better in many other...
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If you’re an Xbox Live Gold subscriber, this is the announcement that you wait for every month. Microsoft has revealed the four games that will be a part of May’s Games with Gold.CastleStorm:...
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