Topic: Microsoft

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

All this talk of fancy new iPhone 6 handsets and hard-to-find Nexus 6 Android smartphones must be making Windows Phone users pretty jealous. It seems, however, that Microsoft has a solution in mind, as the company is … [Read more...]

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

This past March, we got a glimpse at the new Microsoft: a company that finally released the long-awaited Office apps for Apple’s iPad – apps that worked well and showed that Microsoft can work well with others. … [Read more...]

Microsoft Band Sells Out Online

Microsoft Band Sells Out Online

While rumors had been swirling for a while about a forthcoming wearable coming out of Microsoft, the company decided to announce its Microsoft Band and make it available for purchase on the same day. And wouldn’t you … [Read more...]

Microsoft Band Announced for $199

Microsoft Band Announced for $199

The rumors that Microsoft would soon join the wearable industry are true, as last night the company announced the simply named Microsoft Band, a fitness tracking smartband designed for use with the app Microsoft Health. … [Read more...]

New Windows 10 Preview Build 9860 Available Now

New Windows 10 Preview Build 9860 Available Now

Have you been keeping up with the latest and greatest in Windows operating systems? If so, you may already be aware that yesterday, as previously promised, Microsoft released the newest build of its Windows 10 Technical … [Read more...]

Microsoft Dropping Nokia Brand, Keeping Lumia

Microsoft Dropping Nokia Brand, Keeping Lumia

Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia went through this past spring, and since then there have been questions about what the Windows-maker will do with their smartphone branding. Back in April, I theorized that Microsoft … [Read more...]

Will the Microsoft Wearable Launch in a Few Weeks?

Will the Microsoft Wearable Launch in a Few Weeks?

Consider the war of the wearables officially underway. As Google’s Android Wear is beginning to heat up with more devices hitting this fall, the Apple Watch set to blow the doors off next year, and a new superwatch … [Read more...]

What’s Next for Windows 10 Preview?

What’s Next for Windows 10 Preview?

Since it was made available on October 1, I’ve been using the Windows 10 Technical Preview – and it’s actually been a pretty pleasant experience. Sure, it’s not been perfect, and I’m aided by Chrome’s ability … [Read more...]

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...]