Microsoft Keeps up With its AI Ambitions, Acquires Swiftkey for $250-Million

Microsoft Keeps up With its AI Ambitions, Acquires Swiftkey for $250-Million

Close on the heels of Microsoft’s new flow keyboard making it to the iOS devices, now it seems that the Redmond giant has fancied SwiftKey and bought the same for $250-Million. Swiftkey has been baked in millions of Android devices and it was this keyboard that first introduced us to typing by swiping. Lately the OEM’s have been including the […]

     
 
 

The Mysterious Cellular Data App on Windows Store Hints at Microsoft’s Very Own SIM Card

The Mysterious Cellular Data App on Windows Store Hints at Microsoft’s Very Own SIM Card

Microsoft is probably readying its own SIM card in order to make the LTE more accessible for devices which would otherwise only depend on the Wi-Fi connectivity. The Redmond giant has in fact already started testing out the cellular data app which would allow Windows 10 devices to connect to other operators without an actual contract with them. Microsoft is […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Windows 10 Now Running on 200 Million Devices

Microsoft Windows 10 Now Running on 200 Million Devices

2015 was a spectacular year for Microsoft, the company unveiled a lot of new products and the next big update for their operating system, Windows 10. The company provided free upgrade to those who were running Windows 7 or 8.1 and as it turns out, their plan did work as today Microsoft has revealed that Windows 10 is running on […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s New ‘Selfie App’ for iOS Promises to Make You Look Better Than You Actually Are

Microsoft’s New ‘Selfie App’ for iOS Promises to Make You Look Better Than You Actually Are

Recently, Microsoft has been migrating its apps to other platforms and in fact they have been more engrossed in optimizing the apps for non-Windows platforms. The latest App from the Microsoft stable seems to be a Selfie app called ‘Microsoft Selfie’for iOS which seems to be squarely intended at making your mugshots look better than it actually is. Microsoft claims […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Slated to Launch the Surface Pro 4 in India on January 7

Microsoft Slated to Launch the Surface Pro 4 in India on January 7

Microsoft has geared up to launch the Surface Pro 4 in India on January 7, the launch news was carried out by Satya Nadella himself who had also announced at an event in India earlier that the Surface Pro 4 will be launched by the end of this year. In order to bring down the base price, Microsoft would also […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Lumia 550 with Windows 10 Launched in India for Rs 9,399 ($140)

Microsoft Lumia 550 with Windows 10 Launched in India for Rs 9,399 ($140)

Microsoft had included the Lumia 550 at the Windows 10 devices launch event that took place in October, but it wasn’t part of the launch event that happened in India last month. The company had mentioned that the Lumia 550 will be available across select markets and will be the first affordable handset from the company to run on the […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Gathers Muscle to Bypass Carriers and Deliver Updates Directly to Windows Phones

Microsoft Gathers Muscle to Bypass Carriers and Deliver Updates Directly to Windows Phones

The smartphones have greatly evolved in the recent past, but one thing that still needs to be addressed is the updates issue. Unlike a decade ago when phones firmware update almost meant nothing to the users, the things have changed drastically. Now a Software update not only heralds with bug fixes, but also offer a new set of features that […]

     
 
 

Official Windows 10 ROM for Xiaomi Mi 4 is Now Available for Download

Official Windows 10 ROM for Xiaomi Mi 4 is Now Available for Download

Xiaomi and Microsoft have kept their promise and here is the Windows 10 ROM for the Xiaomi Mi4. The Windows 10 official ROM can be downloaded from the Xiaomi MIUI forum. The Windows 10 ROM will open up a new option to the users and will also allow them to taste Microsoft’s new operating system without actually buying a Windows phone. […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950XL Launched in India at Rs 43,699 and Rs 49,399 Respectively, Will go on Sale from December 11

Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950XL Launched in India at Rs 43,699 and Rs 49,399 Respectively, Will go on Sale from December 11

Microsoft has launched its new flagships, the Lumia 950 and the 950XL at an event in India today. The Lumia 950 is priced at Rs 43,699 while the 950XL commands a premium price tag of Rs 49,399. The flagships will usher in a new Microsoft that has been heavily banking on its Windows 10 ecosystem to help it gain the lost […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL Launching in India on November 30

Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL Launching in India on November 30

Microsoft has been terrible when it comes to launching of premium Lumia devices on time in India, but that’s set to change later this month when the company launches the flagship Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL devices in New Delhi on Monday, the November 30th. We are expecting the official invites to roll out starting tomorrow. As we reported […]