Microsoft Band 2 available for pre-orders in Australia

Microsoft has announced that online pre-orders for the company’s new fitness wrist Band, dubbed as Band 2, are now live in Australia. Microsoft has also revealed that those pre-ordering the band will receive it “as early as January 21”. As far as the price is concerned, the wearable device Band 2 carries a price tag … Read more

Skype Translator is available to all Windows users

Skype has just announced that the Skype Translator feature will be available for all users on the Windows platform starting today. One year ago Skype Translator was introduced in partnership with Microsoft Translator. Skype Translator has come a long way since then and here is something to share from Skype: French to English is the … Read more

Microsoft joins other tech giants in warning users about suspected state-sponsored hacking attacks

Microsoft has joined the list of companies that claim to warn users they suspect may have been targeted by a state-sponsored attack. Quite recently, Yahoo jumped on the bandwagon, and other tech giants including Google and Facebook are also in the list. “Were taking this additional step of specifically … Read more

Microsoft CEO says company’s smartphone market share is ‘unsustainable’

In a recent interview, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has said that the company’s current smartphone market share is “unsustainable.” He, however, argued that their aim is to create a world where a device is of lesser importance compared to the services it can access. “I think we do ourselves … Read more

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL gets $50 price cut in US

The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL has received an official price cut in the US. The device (unlocked, white variant) is now listed on Microsoft Store website for $249.00, which is $50 down from its usual price of $299.00. Specs-wise, the handset is powered by a Snapdragon 400 chipset, and … Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is coming to India on January 7

Last month, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that the Surface Pro 4 will land in India in January. And just last week, Microsoft’s India chairman Bhaskar Pramanik revealed that the device will be launched in the country in the “first week” of the month.And now, we have the exact launch date. The Redmond, Washington-based company … Read more

Lenovo Stick PC 300 launched for Rs. 9999

The Lenovo Stick PC 300 is not at all a new concept in computing. Couple of months back we introduced a portable compute stick device, a complete computer powered by Intel’s SoC and running on Windows 8.1. This was presented by Microsoft in South Korea which is manufactured in partnership with Daewoo Lucoms, a chinese … Read more

Windows 10 update won’t come for phones with 4GB space

In a report on storage space required for Windows 10 update for Lumia mobile phones, Microsoft has confirmed that it will be consuming at least 5GB of space. Here is the link from Microsoft on Lumia storage space availability after Windows 10 mobile update. As per the details provided by Microsoft, the OS and pre-installed … Read more

12 new things you should know about Windows 10

Windows 10 public update

Yesterday was the official public release of Windows 10, and we have something to share you about the latest update on the all new Windows 10 operating system. There is still some part of the globe which may not have got the update, but be sure to check’em once you get the update. Some of … Read more

Is Microsoft to acquire the struggling chip maker AMD???

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According to an unnamed source which is close to the matter says, Microsoft may be interested in buying AMD. The software giant approached AMD several months ago, the source indicated. The result of the talks is still unclear. Microsoft has a lot to gain by acquiring AMD’s APU business, given the Redmond giant’s ambitions in … Read more