June 19th, 2012 8:29 AM 16 COMMENTS

Microsoft Announces Surface Tablets

Microsoft today unveiled Tablet PCs - Surface for Windows RT and Surface for Windows 8 Pro built to be the ultimate stage for Windows OS. Surface tablet for Windows 8 RT running on NVidia's ARM processor, and surface for Windows 8 Pro, running on Intel's Ivy Bridge (using the i5 core) weighs 676 grams and is 9.3 mm thick.. Using a 10.6-inch ClearType HD display, Microsoft tablets includes USB 2.0,... Read More

November 16th, 2022 9:20 PM 0 COMMENTS

Microsoft Has an Underwater Data Center, Here’s Why

Microsoft contributed $25 million to the Natick project back in 2020. The objective was to preserve energy while providing coastal communities with lightning-fast cloud services. Microsoft tested its solutions by submerging data centers close to coastal cities in order to accomplish this goal. Data would have to travel a shorter distance in this case, making web browsing, streaming videos, and online gaming faster and more fluid. It's a clever plan... Read More

February 4th, 2021 9:02 AM 1 COMMENTS

Microsoft Edge 90 Brings With It Redefined Download Interface, Bug Fixes

Microsoft's Edge Browser has been the talk of the town for quite some time. Users who wish to use a less RAM intensive browser that also does not drain the battery as if the laptop was running intensive games (we are looking at you Chrome) Edge has been the go-to recommendation. Having said that, in comparison to Chrome, Edge surely has some shortcomings. These have usually been heard to by... Read More

June 27th, 2020 3:36 PM 0 COMMENTS

Microsoft Closes More Than 80 Retail Stores

The American multinational technology company, Microsoft has announced that it will shut down its retail stores and switch the entire operations online. As per a statement released by the tech giant, Microsoft will close down more than 80 retail stores across the globe and step into a new approach to retail operations. Microsoft will just operate in four locations and operate them as experience centres. The company also stated that... Read More

November 14th, 2018 1:27 PM 1 COMMENTS

Microsoft Resumes the Rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 Update

After a delay of more than a month, Microsoft has finally begun rolling out Windows 10 October 2018 Update, after being hit by bugs that caused the company to pull the update offline. Microsoft has reportedly promised significant changes in the way it approaches quality issues, including better communication with its users. "A number of Windows 10 users reported missing files after the update was released in early October. While... Read More

October 6th, 2018 5:33 PM 0 COMMENTS

Microsoft Halts the Rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 Update After Users Report Data Wiping Bug

Microsoft has paused the rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 update following reports from users facing data loss post the update. Since the last two days, a lot of people who updated their Windows 10 machines to latest October 2018 version are posting about the absence of some files from their system. Although Microsoft did not push the update to everyone, users can head over to the updates section to... Read More

June 29th, 2017 10:17 AM 1 COMMENTS

HMD Global to Release Another Nokia Feature Phone, Images Surfaced Online

HMD Global, the Finnish startup company who acquired the rights from Microsoft to sell Nokia phones, had made a decent comeback a few months ago. The first batch of Nokia phones after the comeback of the iconic brand has been impressive so far. Nokia released four phones this year- Nokia 6, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and the Nokia 3310 (review). While the first three devices are smartphones, the last one... Read More

October 7th, 2015 12:35 PM 5 COMMENTS

Microsoft Lumia 550 is the cheapest Windows 10 Mobile smartphone, but it’s not dual-SIM

During Microsoft's event last night, the company's focus was on its flagship Windows 10 Mobile-powered devices as well as Windows 10-powered Surface devices. So, it was only natural that the company didn't spend much time in announcing a new affordable smartphone, the Microsoft Lumia 550. Even if you did watch the live stream of the event, there's a fair amount of chance that you might have missed some of the details regarding the... Read More

September 21st, 2015 8:43 PM 1 COMMENTS

Upcoming Microsoft Band 2 leaked, looks similar to the Samsung Gear Fit

Looking at the immense consumer interest in the smart wearable devices market, Microsoft launched its first fitness tracker, the Microsoft Band, in October 2014. After almost an year, it looks like the Redmond-based software giant is ready to launch the successor to the Microsoft Band. The first images of the Microsoft Band sequel have surfaced on the Internet, thanks to the guys over at MicrosoftInsider. Unlike its predecessor, which had some design... Read More

September 16th, 2015 7:36 PM 3 COMMENTS

Microsoft rolls out invites for the October 6th event, expected to unveil Windows 10 devices

Microsoft has rolled out press invites for its upcoming event on October 6 in New York. The invite reads — “We have an exciting news to share about Windows 10 devices”. It means that the company might unveil its much-awaited devices Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL flagship smartphones along with the new Surface 4 Pro tablet and Microsoft Band 2. The Surface 4 Pro is dubbed to come with... Read More

July 18th, 2015 2:32 AM 3 COMMENTS

Following Xiaomi, Microsoft approaches Foxconn to build its phones in India

If a report published by the Economic Times is to be believed, then we can soon see Microsoft manufacturing devices in India with Foxconn. Microsoft in collaboration with Foxconn could get its smartphones manufactured in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh. The report also suggests that Foxconn might initially start manufacturing two variants of Windows Phone in India. Also, Foxconn’s chairman, Terry Gou, stated on his visit to India that the company... Read More

November 14th, 2014 4:09 PM 16 COMMENTS

Microsoft promises Windows 10 for all Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices

Even though Microsoft is yet to reveal what are the new features that will be released with Windows 10, but they have already announced the update for all Lumia smartphones with Windows 8. The official Lumia account affirmed via tweet that all Lumia devices running Windows Phone 8 OS will definitely receive an upgrade to the Windows 10. @Kalars07 We plan to upgrade all Windows Phone 8 devices to Windows 10 in... Read More

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