Xbox Scarlett Will Support Xbox One Controllers
Paul Wozniak, yesterday, 10:31
James Shields confirmed the information about the compatibility of Xbox Scarlett with current generation controllers. This means that if you have any gamepad that works with Xbox One, you won't be forced to buy another one when you switch to the next-gen console.
Microsoft Sues Store With Cheap Windows and Office Licence Keys
Laty, 21 October 2019, 16:09
Microsoft has taken legal action against Cologne-based Lizengo, which sells Windows and Office licence keys through gift cards in Edeka, one of the largest supermarket chains in Germany. Prices of the cards have raised suspicions about the origin of the keys.
Not Just Windows 7 - Microsoft Ends Support for Office 2010
Laty, 17 October 2019, 14:04
Each Microsoft product has a specific support cycle during which the company implements new features, fixes errors, and ensures user safety. For Office 2010 this support will end on October 13, 2020.
End of Windows 7 Support is Nigh; OS is Targeted by Hackers
Bart Swiatek, 16 October 2019, 11:50
According to Webroot experts' analysis, Windows 7 is becoming a target for hackers more than twice as often as the latest version of Microsoft's operating system.
Microsoft Denies Rumors About 4K Camera in Xbox Scarlett
Agnes Adamus, 06 October 2019, 21:09
A few days ago there were rumors that Xbox Scarlett will be equipped with a 4K camera for streaming content. Microsoft decided to deny these reports. The spokesman for the company informed that no such technology is currently being developed.
Microsoft Surface Duo - Smartphone That Looks Like Nintendo DS
Bart Swiatek, 03 October 2019, 22:23
Microsoft announced Surface Duo - a smartphone-like device equipped with dual-screen and a gadget that will run on Android OS.
Microsoft Announces Windows 10X
Konrad Serafinski, 03 October 2019, 11:43
On the occasion of the presentation of Surface Neo tablet, Microsoft announced a new version of its flagship operating system. Windows 10X, as the OS is called, is dedicated to devices equipped with two screens.
Watch the Beautiful World of Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020
Bart Swiatek, 27 September 2019, 10:49
Microsoft presented a new teaser for the next installment of the Flight Simulator series. The material is an introduction to the first part of the series of longer cinematics and is devoted to the world of the game.
Former Microsoft Employee Explains Why Windows 10 Has so Many Errors
Barth Faryna, 25 September 2019, 17:46
A former Microsoft employee, Jerry Berg, published a video in which he explains why there are more and more bugs in Windows 10 with each subsequent update, and explains the reasons for this.
Microsoft and Xbox Go Carbon Neutral
Barth Faryna, 24 September 2019, 19:17
Microsoft joins the fight for a better future for our planet and becomes part of the „Playing for the Planet” initiative. In addition, the company announces the creation of the first consoles completely neutral in terms of carbon dioxide emissions.
Batman Arkham Knight Writers are Working on New Fable
Bart Swiatek, 24 September 2019, 10:54
Several Rocksteady Studios scriptwriters, responsible for the successful Batman: Arkham Knight, joined Playground Games. Now, the aevelopers are reportedly working on the next part of the Fable series.
The List of Problems Caused by Windows Update Grows
Paul Wozniak, 19 September 2019, 18:11
Another patch for Windows 10 introduces several new problems instead of fixing the old issues. Users complain about problems with switching on the Action Center and network adapters that are not working.
Microsoft Flight Simulator on New Gameplay; Tech Alpha Approaching
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 September 2019, 13:57
New recordings from Microsoft Flight Simulator have been made available in Windows Insider program. In addition, registration for technical alpha tests have started, and soon we will learn the first details about them.
More Than Half of PC Users are Already Using Windows 10
Paul Wozniak, 05 September 2019, 17:50
According to the latest data, more than half of all PC users are already using Windows 10. Compared to the previous month, this is a 2% increase.
Windows 10 Slows Down After New Update KB4512941
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 September 2019, 22:02
Windows 10 has recently received an optional update. Unfortunately, it brought a serious error that slows down the computer considerably.
Forza Horizon 4 With 12 Million Players and Impressive Monthly Result
Adrian Werner, 29 August 2019, 00:39
Microsoft and Playground Games have announced that more than 12 million people have already played Forza Horizon 4, and more than 4 million people play the title each month.
Microsoft Eavesdropped on Xbox Users for Years and Sees No Problem
Barth Faryna, 23 August 2019, 17:34
First Facebook, Apple, Google and Amazon, and now it's time for Microsoft. The Redmond giant openly admitted that it eavesdropped on Xbox users and then shared these recordings with third parties. The best part, however, is that the company sees nothing wrong with it.
Open Beta-tests of Chromium-based Microsoft Edge Have Started
Barth Faryna, 22 August 2019, 19:21
Tests of the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge began in April this year, but only now did it enter official open beta-tests, and can be downloaded from the developer's website.
Xbox Game Pass – $2 for First Two Months; August Game List
Paul Wozniak, 19 August 2019, 19:01
Microsoft has presented a full list of games that will be added to the Xbox Game Pass in August, and informed about the ongoing promotion – $2 for the first two months of subscription.
Microsoft Shared Skype and Cortana Recordings With Third Parties
Conrad Hazi, 16 August 2019, 14:00
Microsoft Will Show New Episode of Inside Xbox on Gamescom 2019
Agnes Adamus, 15 August 2019, 16:20
Next Monday the next edition of Gamescom will start. Micorsoft is among this year's exhibitors. The Redmond giant will present a new episode of Inside Xbox at the fair, showing materials from games such as Gears 5, Metro Exodus and Blair Witch. The event will take place on August 19 at 8 a.m. PST.
Windows 10 20H1 - New Notification System and Other Changes
Bart Swiatek, 12 August 2019, 22:24
Microsoft presented a number of changes that will appear in Windows 10 with another large update, which should debut in the first quarter of 2020.
Windows Defender is One of the Best Antivirus Software in the World
Paul Wozniak, 12 August 2019, 15:41
According to independent tests, Windows Defender is one of the best antivirus software in the world. In the test it obtained excellent results and blocked all samples of malware.
Unofficial: Ninja Got $50 Million for Abandoning Twitch
Konrad Serafinski, 04 August 2019, 20:21
Tom Warren, editor of The Verge, announced through Twitter that Microsoft had paid around $50 million to a streamer about the Ninja nickname for switching from Twitch to Mixer. However, these are not official reports.
Almost Half of PCs on the Market Use Windows 10
Frozen, 02 August 2019, 16:27
Microsoft has reasons to be satisfied. According to the latest data, the share of Windows 10 among the operating systems available on the market is almost 50%.
Mac Book Recommends Microsoft Surface - Corporate Level Trolling
Barth Faryna, 02 August 2019, 16:01
Microsoft has reached the heights of creativity and in its latest advertisement decided to troll Apple in a very sophisticated way. Mac Book itself recommends Microsoft Surface laptops.
Microsoft CEO: It Was Sony Who Offered us Cooperation
Bart Swiatek, 30 July 2019, 13:50
Microsoft's CEO commented on an agreement between Microsoft and Sony under which the two companies would enter into cooperation in certain gaming related areas. According to Satya Nadelli, the agreement will be beneficial for both partners.
Microsoft Accidentally Reveals New Appearance of Windows 10 Start Menu
Bart Swiatek, 26 July 2019, 13:06
Microsoft mistakenly made an early version of Windows 10 available to testers. It contains a completely redesigned Start menu that is not based on Microsoft Live Tiles.
AMD Flute Found in Database; Heart of Xbox Scarlett?
Bart Swiatek, 24 July 2019, 13:51
A Twitter user known as Komachi_Ensaka has tracked down AMD Flute in the UserBenchmark database, which will most likely be the heart of the new Xbox.
Windows Defender Will Become Microsoft Defender
Conrad Hazi, 22 July 2019, 11:36
It seems that Microsoft is trying to change the name of Windows Defender. As suggested in the reports, starting with the 20H1 update, it is to be called the same on all platforms - Microsoft Defender.
Xbox Sales in Decline - Microsoft's Financial Report
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 July 2019, 21:20
The Xbox One console is selling worse and worse. This is what Microsoft's latest financial report says. Nevertheless, the company cannot complain about profits earned in the previous fiscal year.
Kinect Used as Airport Security Camera
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 July 2019, 22:58
Passengers using the airport in Newark can now rest easy. The staff decided to use additional assistance to monitor the airport. For this purpose. they've installed a... Kinect camera from an Xbox One.
Microsoft Word Installed on a Billion Android Devices
Barth Faryna, 16 July 2019, 12:38
The mobile version of Microsoft Word, designed for Android devices, has reached another milestone. The application has recently exceeded the threshold of one billion installations.
Microsoft Reduces Period After Which Old User Accounts Get Deleted
Barth Faryna, 11 July 2019, 14:19
Microsoft account activity policy will be updated soon. Until now, the regulations provided for the permanent removal of the user's account after five years. Now the period has been reduced to two years. However, there is a number of exceptions.
Mysterious Windows 1.11 is an App Promoting Stranger Things
Frozen, 09 July 2019, 11:51
The new version of the first ever Windows, which Microsoft recently advertised through social media turned out to be part of the promo campaign for the third season of Netflix's Stranger Things.
Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo Want to Limit Console Production in China
Konrad Serafinski, 08 July 2019, 10:10
According to the Nikkei Asian Review report, Sony and Microsoft and Nintendo plan to limit their console production in China. All because of the political impasse between the USA and China, which will result in additional duties being imposed on goods from the latter country.
Windows 10 Now Shows Notifications From Android
Bart Swiatek, 04 July 2019, 17:41
Your Phone app for Windows 10 has a new feature that enables it to display notifications from your smartphone on your computer screen. The program also allows you to view photos and read and write SMS.
Windows 1.0 - Mysterious Announcement of Microsoft's Old OS
Bart Swiatek, 03 July 2019, 15:10
Microsoft has recently published a number of messages in social media, in which it „announces” the operating system Windows 1.0, which had its premiere in 1985. The action may be linked to the Stranger Things series.
Consoles 25% more expensive? Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft Against Trump's Sanctions
Julia Dragovic, 27 June 2019, 15:12
Major console manufacturers Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft issued a joint statement opposing Donald Trump's proposal for 25% penalty duties on, among others, consoles manufactured in China. If sanctions are adopted, Switch, Xbox and PlayStation prices in the U.S. will rise by at least 25%.
Bill Gates: My Biggest Mistake? Underestimating Android
Julia Dragovic, 25 June 2019, 10:40
Despite many successes, Microsoft has had its share of slips over the years. In a recent interview, Gates admitted what was the biggest mistake in his career. And it's not about Vista. It's Windows Phone.
We Have To Wait More For New Fable
Michael Kulakowski, 11 June 2019, 18:48
Despite rumors, Microsoft did not announce a new installment of the Fable series on this year's E3 Expo 2019. As the company's representative confirmed, we will have to wait for the biggest announcements until next year.
Phil Spencer Explains Why Age of Empires 4 Skipped E3 2019
Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 18:38
Age of Empires 4 didn't show up at E3, but the game is alive and looks well. At least, these are the words of Phil Spencer from Microsoft, who praises Relic Entertainment team working on this title and convinces that the project couldn't get into better hands.
Project xCloud - Launch Date of Microsoft's Streaming Service
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 June 2019, 00:18
Microsoft has given us the launch date of Project xCloud. The game Streaming service will be available in October.
Xbox Scarlett Revealed - 120 FPS, Raytracing, SSD as Main Features
Konrad Serafinski, 10 June 2019, 00:01
Microsoft's conference on E3 2019 finally brought the expected announcement of a new console - Xbox Scarlett. The device will offer 120 FPS gameplay, raytracing support and several other new features like SSD.
Halo Infinite - Master Chief Trailer; Release in 2020
Adrian Werner, 09 June 2019, 23:55
Microsoft has unveiled a new Halo Infinite trailer, dispelling some mysteries surrounding the game's plot. It was also announced that the game will be released next year.
Undead Labs Announces Heartland - Expansion To State Of Decay 2
Bart Swiatek, 09 June 2019, 23:28
During Microsoft's conference at E3 2019, State of Decay 2 Heartland - an expansion to the action-adventure game by Undead Labs - was announced. The DLC is available now on PC and Xbox One.
Age of Empires 2 Definitive Edition On A New Trailer
Konrad Serafinski, 09 June 2019, 23:00
During Microsoft's conference at E3 2019 we could see a new trailer for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition. Unfortunately, the creators did not provide a specific release date, we only know that the title will be released this dall and will offer 4K resolution.
Microsoft Flight Simulator - The Legend Returns Next Year
Adrian Werner, 09 June 2019, 22:51
Microsoft Flight Simulator, a new installment of the iconic flight simulator series, has been announced. We've seen the first trailer of the project and got to know the planned launch date.
The Outer Worlds - New Trailer From E3 2019 Xbox Briefing
Adrian Werner, 09 June 2019, 22:15
The first thing Microsoft showed at its conference was a fresh new trailer of The Outer Worlds, an RPG that the Obsidian Entertainment studio is working on.
Let's Watch Microsoft's Conference Before E3 2019
Christian Pieniazek, 09 June 2019, 22:00
The Microsoft conference is the next important event preceding this year's E3. The Redmond Giant will present as many as fourteen games created under its wings, led by Gears 5 and Halo Infinite. In addition, Los Angeles will be the stage on which the next-gen console will be revealed.