Fresh Windows Security Breach Forces Microsoft to Release an Emergency Update

Fresh Windows Security Breach Forces Microsoft to Release an Emergency Update

Microsoft has issued an emergency security update to patch vulnerability in several versions of Windows including the upcoming Windows 10. The security vulnerability was highlighted by an email unearthed post the hacking attack on the Italian Surveillance vendor Hacking Team. Hacking Team is known for exposing zero-day vulnerabilities, the loopholes in software which are unknown to the vendor. The loopholes […]

     
 
 

Microsoft is Shutting Down Photosynth, MSN Health & Fitness and MSN Travel Apps

Microsoft is Shutting Down Photosynth, MSN Health & Fitness and MSN Travel Apps

The past few weeks have been filled with many news coming from Microsoft, as the company has unveiled a new strategy for Windows Phone, announced massive job cuts from its Nokia mobile phone business and has been busy with frequent Windows 10 builds. Things are changing at Microsoft and today another decision has been made to better organize the company’s resources. Microsoft has […]

     
 
 

Eight Factors that Tripped Up Windows Phone 8

Eight Factors that Tripped Up Windows Phone 8

Yesterday, Microsoft announced that it would be rethinking its phone strategy, and cutting up to 7800 jobs, mostly from the phone business. Significantly, the company would also be writing off nearly all the value of its USD 9.5 billion Nokia acquisition, which had at that time been hailed as a bold step into the future. While most have been seeing […]

 
     
 
 

Microsoft is Working on a ‘Continuum’ Dock and Other Accessories for its Upcoming Windows 10 Smartphones

Microsoft is Working on a ‘Continuum’ Dock and Other Accessories for its Upcoming Windows 10 Smartphones

Microsoft is believed to make available the upcoming Windows 10 for mobile devices sometime during the end of this September. We’ve seen the company being busy behind the curtains releasing frequent Windows 10 builds, but when it comes to upcoming phones that Microsoft is planning to release, the information hasn’t been as consistent. Fresh information coming from MicrosoftInsider.es is now suggesting that that […]

     
 
 

Microsoft will Reportedly Sell Windows 10 on USB Sticks

Microsoft will Reportedly Sell Windows 10 on USB Sticks

The official release date for Windows 10 is approaching fast and recently we’ve been hearing fresh news regarding Microsoft’s next version of its popular operating system. The most recent development regarding Windows 10 is the report regarding confusing treatment that Windows Insiders are getting. Now we have some fresh news for Windows 10 users – it seems that Microsoft could be […]

     
 
 

Bummer! Windows 10 Home Users Won’t Get to Decide What Updates They Install and When

Bummer! Windows 10 Home Users Won’t Get to Decide What Updates They Install and When

Microsoft announced earlier this week that it will be releasing some versions of Windows 10 on July 29. The Redmond-based company also revealed the minimum hardware requirements a computer needs to possess in order to upgrade to the forthcoming operating system. A blog post on the site also reveals several interesting information such as listing the Windows 7 and Windows 8.x […]

     
 
 

Windows 10 Upgrade Will Go Live on July 29th; $119 for Home, $199 for Pro

Windows 10 Upgrade Will Go Live on July 29th; $119 for Home, $199 for Pro

It’s not easy to keep things under wraps for a long time. Ask Microsoft, and they’ll tell you how impossible it is, when it comes to the launch of a new Windows OS version every single time. NewEgg, the popular online retailer has spilled the beans this time, leaking the pricing for OEM copies of Windows 10 Home and Windows […]

     
 
 

Flagships Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL Rumored to get 3GB RAM, 20 MP rear Camera, USB Type C Connectors

Flagships Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL Rumored to get 3GB RAM, 20 MP rear Camera, USB Type C Connectors

Leaving aside for a moment all the craziness following the Google I/O conference, it’s time to have a look at how are things looking for Microsoft, who is trying hard to increase the marketshare of its mobile operating system. The upcoming Windows 10 Mobile will probably help with that but Microsoft also needs some impressive devices to convince customers to […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Brings Cortana to iPhone, iPad and Android via the Windows 10 Phone Companion App

Microsoft Brings Cortana to iPhone, iPad and Android via the Windows 10 Phone Companion App

After Satya Nadella has been appointed as Microsoft’s CEO, we’ve seen the company take a totally different approach, especially towards its cross-platform users. Perhaps two of the most ‘shocking’ announcement from them was making Microsoft Office free for devices less than 10-inches and also making Windows 10 free even for those with pirated versions. So, it’s no surprise that Microsoft has […]

 
     
 
 

Microsoft Working on Office Now, a Work-assistant app for iOS, Android and Windows

Microsoft Working on Office Now, a Work-assistant app for iOS, Android and Windows

Microsoft is adding many new features to the final version of its upcoming Windows 10 operating system, but also to its Office suite of products. According to fresh information coming from Neowin as well as Twitter account h0x0d, it seems that Microsoft is working on a new Office personal assistant which is allegedly coming to iOS, Android and Windows devices. According to […]