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Windows 10 Phone Preview Now Available

Windows 10 Phone Preview Now Available

Windows Insiders who want to see what their phones of the future might be like can give the Windows 10 Phone Preview a whirl starting right now. You can download it right here if you’re feeling CRAZY, and, well, if you … [Read more...]

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

A new cross-platform scanning app called Office Lens from Microsoft hit Android and iOS devices on Thursday. It’s the latest move in the company’s ongoing initiative to bring users on different platforms into the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Announces the Surface 3

Microsoft Announces the Surface 3

Following plenty of rumors that it was in the works, the Surface 3 is here, unveiled by Microsoft on Tuesday. Starting at $499, the Surface 3 is a huge step up from its non-Pro Surface predecessors in that it runs full, … [Read more...]

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

If you’ve been dying to take Microsoft’s new web browser, Spartan, for a spin, you can do so right this second—but only if you’re a Windows Insider. Membership is free in terms of money, but you will have to install the … [Read more...]

Here’s What Spartan Will Look Like on Windows 10 Phone

Here’s What Spartan Will Look Like on Windows 10 Phone

It’s not clear how it got out, but out it is: images of Microsoft’s new web browser, Spartan, have leaked onto the web courtesy of Polish tech forum WindowsMania. Specifically, these are images of Spartan running on … [Read more...]

Microsoft Supposedly Developing Surface 2 Follow Up

Microsoft Supposedly Developing Surface 2 Follow Up

A new report out of WinBeta Wednesday says that Microsoft has a follow-up to the Surface 2—the one running Windows RT, not Windows 8.1—in the works. We’ve heard this before (and before that, too), and so far, that … [Read more...]

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

We’re inching closer and closer to the official release of Windows 10 from Microsoft. For proof, look no further than a Microsoft blog post published on Monday, which tells us that there’s a new SDK available for the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Announces Windows Hello and Passport

Microsoft Announces Windows Hello and Passport

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced its plans to release Windows 10 in 190 countries around the world in 111 languages this summer, though the exact date is still unclear. The company also announced Windows Hello, a new … [Read more...]

More Microsoft Rumors Swirl For Non-Windows Cortana

More Microsoft Rumors Swirl For Non-Windows Cortana

Every few months, another rumor pops up about Microsoft’s supposed plans to bring its personal digital assistant, Cortana, to more platforms. Today, Reuters reports that the project is taking shape under the name … [Read more...]

Samsung Reportedly Shipping Galaxy S6 with Microsoft Apps

Samsung Reportedly Shipping Galaxy S6 with Microsoft Apps

More details about the next Samsung flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6, have trickled onto the web, this time courtesy of a post on SamMobile. Apparently in addition to removing the metric ton of bloatware that typically … [Read more...]