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Will Microsoft’s Smartwatch Be a Success?

They may be a little late to the game, but all signs point to Microsoft making the best smartwatch yet. And it won’t be powered by Windows.

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What You Need to Know About Windows 10

Microsoft’s Windows 10 promises to be the best version of the world’s most popular operating system.

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Meet the Apple Store’s New Neighbor: Microsoft

Microsoft is about to give Apple’s Fifth Avenue store some competition.

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Microsoft Announces Surface Pro 3, Hopes it Can Replace Your Laptop

A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft sent out invitations for a “small gathering” in New York City. The tech community across the Internet immediately began spreading rumors of a “Surface Mini” but it turns out they were completely wrong. Instead, Microsoft announced an even bigger Surface with upgraded specs, better resolution, and a smaller price […]

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Microsoft is Developing a Gesture-Controlled Keyboard

One of the many perks of using a laptop is having gesture controls on your keyboard. The lack of having a mouse connected to the computer has led to innovations that essentially make it obsolete for laptop users. Simple gestures across the trackpad allow you to perform actions that would typically require a mouse on […]

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The History Behind Microsoft XP’s “Bliss” Background

This month marked the end of an era when Microsoft officially ended support for one of the most popular operating systems of all time. A casualty of this undertaking was Bliss, the default wallpaper of Windows XP. The iconic photograph is considered to be the most viewed image of all time and features a serene […]

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Microsoft Reveals Personalized Cards for Bing

Microsoft has been proving to be a viable contender with Google and Apple as of late, on multiple fronts. The Windows Phone 8.1 news revealed several features that many should find very helpful. Cortana, Microsoft’s version of the personalized assistant, aspires to keep Google Now and Apple’s Siri on their digital toes. And today, keeping […]

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Enter Newegg’s Titanfall Sweepstakes and Win Great Prizes

Titanfall  has been one of the most anticipated video games since Respawn Entertainment first revealed it at The Electronic Entertainment Expo in 2013. The game won over 60 awards at E3 including a record-breaking six “Game Critics’ Awards” along with “Best of Show” from various media outlets. Reviewers from all around the globe are declaring Titanfall […]

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Why the Surface Pro 2 Fits My Needs

While Microsoft may have a harder argument to make in convincing current tablet users and first-time tablet buyers to purchase the Surface 2 over a competing Android device or iPad, the Surface Pro 2 has everything going for it except perhaps price. But even on straight price comparison with a comparable laptop, Ultrabook or MacBook […]

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Windows 8 unites desktop PCs and mobile devices

It has been three years since Windows 7 was released. Windows 7 was such a success that when Windows 8 was announced, many people wondered what changes Microsoft would bring to the table. When October 26 launch date comes around, you’ll find that Windows 8 is a totally and completely brand-new experience unlike any previous […]

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