Surface Available fo...

Surface SKUs The Microsoft Surface is now available for pre order. The 32 GB Surface starts at $499.99. The only thing included is the Surface itself, which is actually a good thing. The touch covers and type covers can be purchased separately. The second SKU comes with a 32 gig...

Surface Movement First ad for the Microsoft Surface Oct17

Surface Movement Fir...

Things are really starting to move over at Microsoft. The first television ad for the Surface has appeared. The new ad is slated for a nationwide showing. The ad itself may be a little bit too family friendly in my opinion but it gets the job done. It is a lot better than some of the other ads...

Xbox Music has arriv...

It seems that Microsoft hasn’t abandoned our loyalty to the Zune brand at all! Just today, as the launch of Xbox Music occurred, I received an email from Microsoft detailing the changes. Many of which are pretty fantastic. One of the biggest improvements that the average consumer will...

First Windows 8 ad spotted on TV Oct15

First Windows 8 ad s...

So it begins. The first Windows 8 ad has been released and should now be available to view by the public. This is the first look we get at what Microsoft has been cooking in its advertising department. Earlier in the year we got word that Microsoft had let go many of the employees who work in...

Reality Check:Yeah W...

On October 25 a significant event will happen. To the average everyday person it is just an average day on the path to Halloween. To us techies it means a significant paradigm shift. On that day Windows 8 will be released. With it comes the idea of the future. The idea that computers are more...

Microsoft Surface an...

Surface Release Date   Surface RT The Microsoft Surface is finally getting it’s send off and the good news is that you won’t have to wait too long to get your hands on it. The Surface RT model will be the first to be released. Surface Pro is rumored to be released some time in...

Windows 8 Form Facto...

New Windows 8 machines have been announced by OEM’s. We thought it would be sweet to round up the unique PC’s that have been shown off thus far. So here you have it, straight from each companies Press Releases. If you want to know more about each device hit the links! ASUS Vivo...

Pulling the Plug on ...

Xbox Music, the service that will be replacing Zune, is coming this fall. Previously, we didn’t quite know what that meant for Zune users, but a recent email has answered a few questions. “As we prepare for the exciting launch of Xbox Music later this fall, we want to make you...

Should Valve be worried about Microsoft’s Windows 8? Aug29

Should Valve be worr...

Windows 8 in the past, has been ridiculed by some iconic faces of the internet age, one of them being Valve’s CEO Gabe Newell. Newell had the following to say at a Casual Connect Conference which was recorded by All Things D: “I think Windows 8 is a catastrophe for everyone in the...

Unity Game Engine Su...

Finally Windows Phone is seeing some love from the developers of game engines! Due to the loosening of development restrictions in Windows Phone 8, the Unity Game Engine will, at last, support Microsoft’s mobile operating system. Of course, Windows 8 isn’t left out of the party...

Sony’s Answer ...

In an interesting leak on PocketNow, Sony’s answer to the Microsoft Surface and similar products has been brought into the limelight. Dubbed the Sony Vaio Duo 11, the “laplet” comes with a built in backlit-keyboard, an active digitizer for styli, and an 11-inch screen. Keep...

Samsung Teases Series 5 Hybrid PC Aug27

Samsung Teases Serie...

Samsung just gave us a first glimpse of its finished Series 5 Hybrid PC on its Facebook page. This computer was shown in prototype form back in Computex (Early June) with a keyboard dock, slots for styli, around an 11 inch screen, and front and rear cameras. The tablet should be announced by...

Microsoft Reveals Ne...

  Finally! Microsoft has unvieled a new look for its company, reimagined from a logo that was last changed in 1987. Yeah, that’s right, 25 years ago! From the Microsoft’s official blog post: The Microsoft brand is about much more than logos or product names. We are lucky to...

Windows 8 upgrade registrations now open! Aug20

Windows 8 upgrade re...

Microsoft has officially opened up the registration for the Windows 8 upgrade program. The Official Windows team tweeted earlier on the news: “The @Windows upgrade offer is now available in 140 countries. Register now! http://windowsupgradeoffer.com.” As promised customers who...

Windows 8 Packaging Leaked! New Windows UI Design! Aug07

Windows 8 Packaging ...

The Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro packaging has been revealed. The team over at The Verge has discovered the following images of the box art for the physical copies of Windows. You can get your copy of any Windows 8 model at an electronics store on October 26th. You can also update your current...

Windows 8 and Surface will launch on October 26 Jul30

Windows 8 and Surfac...

Microsoft has given the green light for Windows 8 and the pair of Surface computers. A Securities And Exchange Commission Filing noted that : “The next version of our operating system, Windows 8, will be generally available on October 26, 2012. At that time, we will begin selling the...

Office 2013 Customer...

The latest version of Office 2013 is now available for consumers to download. Be warned it is only a customer Preview much like the Windows 8 previews that have been released before. Luckily for you, one does not need to remove previous versions on Office to try out the latest version. It...

Microsoft Acquires P...

Img Source:Mashable Microsoft has just announced that it has acquired Perceptive Pixel, a research, development and production company of multitudinous interfaces. The company is best know for the 82 inch Windows 8 display at MWC. Perceptive Pixel founder claims that the 82 inch display is...

How to Log In to the...

Have you been having fun in Windows 8? I have, and just thought I would share with you a neat little trick. Some people hate the Windows 8 Start Screen for some reason and would prefer to just log in and get to the desktop as soon as possible.If you are one of those people, we have a solution...

Amazing Microsoft Re...

The internet is full of passionate and creative individuals and while wondering aimlessly across the web I managed to find some amazing concepts of what appears to be a Microsoft image reboot, and boy do these images look good. Check out the full photoset of the art by Andrew Kim at his...

Trusted Platform Mod...

Currently, Microsoft’s presence in the mobile enterprise sector is lagging far behind its competitors. This is largely due to two reasons, consumer mindshare (a large percent of people don’t have the will to bring in a Windows Phone to the office) and device security. Apple and Google have...

Upgrade to Windows 8...

Microsoft has just announced that Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users will be able to upgrade to Windows 8 PRO for only $39.99 and as an added bonus you will also get the option to download Windows Media Center for free! The deal will be available for 131 markets and will run...

Opinion: Is Xbox Mus...

There are many rumors going around that Xbox music is going to have social features like sharing on Facebook and Twitter. I have one problem with this. It is Xbox Music. If it were Zune I would be fine with it because it was indie and synonymous with music. Xbox music on the other hand might...

Current devices will not receive Windows Phone 8 update Jun20

Current devices will...

Microsoft today unveiled Windows Phone 8 at its Windows Summit, due out in the fall. But one tidbit not states (not that I heard, at least) is that current Windows Phone devices out now will not receive the Windows Phone 8 update, multiple publications have reported. It appears plenty of...

Windows Phone 8 will...

Windows Phone 8 will include NFC support, Microsoft announced today at the Windows Phone Summit, which will allow for endusers to pay for merchandise from their phone. But NFC on Windows Phone will also allow users to play peer to peer games between phones and Windows 8. Joe Belfiore today...