Topic: Microsoft

Skype Translator Preview is Live

Skype Translator Preview is Live

Today, Microsoft announced the first phase of its Skype Translator preview, which will allow for conversations to be translated into other languages in real time. We heard about the Skype Translator back in May, when the … [Read more...]

Win 10 Users May Need to Uninstall Office, Plus Cortana Images

Win 10 Users May Need to Uninstall Office, Plus Cortana Images

No one said using an experimental operating system would be easy. In fact, for Windows Insiders, who are test driving the Technical Preview version of Windows 10, the experience at time can be downright annoying. Case in … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Previewers Could Upgrade Straight to Final Version

Windows 10 Previewers Could Upgrade Straight to Final Version

If you’ve been enjoying the roller coaster ride of the Windows 10 Technical Preview from Microsoft, there might be some good news for you here. A post on Neowin reports that Microsoft intends on letting preview-users … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Buys Acompli; Firefox Coming to iOS

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Buys Acompli; Firefox Coming to iOS

Happy Sunday, folks! Thanks for stopping by for the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we fill you in on big news stories from the past week. Companies making headlines in the past seven days include Microsoft, Acompli, Mozilla, … [Read more...]

New Rumors Won’t Let Surface Mini Stay Dead

New Rumors Won’t Let Surface Mini Stay Dead

You can’t keep a good tablet down, it seems. A fresh batch of rumors claim that Microsoft will make an announcement about the Surface Mini tablet sometime this month. Before you get a tablet-sized stocking hung on the … [Read more...]

These Smartphone and Tablet Accessories Are Sure to Please

These Smartphone and Tablet Accessories Are Sure to Please

If you're short on gift ideas this holiday season, we've got you covered.  Most people have a smartphone or tablet these days, so why not pick up one of the hottest accessories of 2014 for your loved one's device? … [Read more...]

Lumia 1030 to Feature 50 Megapixel Camera?

Lumia 1030 to Feature 50 Megapixel Camera?

Yesterday, we got to look at a bunch of photos purporting to show the Lumia 1030, the long-rumored follow-up to the Nokia Lumia 1020 from a year and a half ago. The 1020 featured a 41-megapixel camera, and distinguished … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Preview Build 9888 Leaks Online

Windows 10 Preview Build 9888 Leaks Online

Microsoft has been doing a pretty great job of keeping its Technical Preview of Windows 10 fresh for those of us brave enough to use an experimental operating system on our computers. But despite having new builds … [Read more...]

Microsoft Buys Acompli Email App for $200 Million

Microsoft Buys Acompli Email App for $200 Million

In an effort to spread its presence across every platform available, Microsoft has bought email app startup Acompli. According to a post on Re/code about the acquisition, the price of the buy is somewhere upwards of $200 … [Read more...]

Details of Possible Lumia 1030 Leak

Details of Possible Lumia 1030 Leak

Way back last summer, Nokia and Microsoft teamed up to release the Lumia 1020, a Windows Phone-powered smartphone sporting a ridiculous 41-megapixel camera, making it the handset with the biggest, baddest camera sensor … [Read more...]