Topic: Microsoft

Review: Microsoft’s Excellent Arc Touch Bluetooth Mouse

Review: Microsoft’s Excellent Arc Touch Bluetooth Mouse

I’ve been working while traveling since last Friday, and been using my beloved Surface Pro 3 as my laptop replacement. But knowing how much I enjoy using a mouse when I work, I went ahead and bought the Arc Touch … [Read more...]

Over 1M Windows 10 Preview Users, New Build Coming Soon

Over 1M Windows 10 Preview Users, New Build Coming Soon

Microsoft announced Windows 10 on September 30, and the next day the company made an early version of the operating system – called the Technical Preview – available to anyone who was interested in signing up, … [Read more...]

Microsoft Confirms that Surface Pro 4 in Development

Microsoft Confirms that Surface Pro 4 in Development

With this year’s Surface Pro 3, it would seem that Microsoft has finally managed to crack the nut of blending a tablet and a PC in a successful package. It’s not a perfect device by any stretch, but it’s sleek as … [Read more...]

Xbox One Will Finally Reach its Multimedia Potential with Official Plex App

Xbox One Will Finally Reach its Multimedia Potential with Official Plex App

If there is one area that the Xbox family of consoles has fallen short in, it's the handling of local network media. Even the Xbox 360, which supported DLNA, couldn't pull off what a Plex-powered home theater PC could; … [Read more...]

Are Surface Mini and Surface 3 Launching Soon?

Are Surface Mini and Surface 3 Launching Soon?

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3 at an event in New York – an event that many thought would also see the debut of the long-rumored Surface Mini tablet. That didn’t happen, and since then, … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Technical Preview: First Impressions

Windows 10 Technical Preview: First Impressions

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced the newest version of its flagship operating system: Windows 10. And better yet, the company made the Technical Preview free and available to download on Wednesday to anyone who’s … [Read more...]

The Best Explanation for the Windows 10 Name So Far

The Best Explanation for the Windows 10 Name So Far

When Microsoft announced that the name of its new operating system would be Windows 10 – skipping Windows 9, which naturally should follow Windows 8 (which itself followed Windows 7…you see where I’m going with … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Technical Preview is Here

Windows 10 Technical Preview is Here

Leaving aside for a moment the absurdity of Microsoft’s decision to skip Windows 9 in favor of naming its new operating system Windows 10, the technical preview for the updated OS is now available to download. As … [Read more...]

Microsoft Skips 9, Announces Windows 10

Microsoft Skips 9, Announces Windows 10

Apparently Microsoft isn’t down with the number nine. According to the Verge, which is live-blogging Microsoft’s Windows event in San Francisco today, Windows Boss Terry Myerson has announced that the newest version … [Read more...]

Will Microsoft Change the Name of Windows 9?

Will Microsoft Change the Name of Windows 9?

Tomorrow, Microsoft is holding an event to presumably offer the first official look at Windows 9, the latest version of its flagship operating system. As it happens, there’s a bunch of details floating around about the … [Read more...]