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Microsoft may be throwing in the towel with Lumia Phones

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Android and iOS are undoubtedly the major players in the smartphone industry, and while three-four years ago, Blackberry and Windows Phone continued to exist, albeit with single digit market shares, now their market share has dipped even lower. Continue reading Microsoft may be throwing in the towel with Lumia Phones

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Playstation Now is coming to PC

Competition is an essential part of every market, because without competition large companies dominating the market can sell inferior products and swindle customers out of their money. Continue reading Playstation Now is coming to PC

MIT’s new smart Tattoo can control your smartphone

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MIT, collaborating with Microsoft Research has created a new smart tattoo out of gold leaf (a conductor) that can control your smartphone, interact using NFC and can also be used as a touchpad. Continue reading MIT’s new smart Tattoo can control your smartphone

Report: Nintendo’s upcoming NX is going to be a portable console that plugs into your TV

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It is hard to believe that Nintendo was one of the linchpins of the videogame industy, given that its Wii U has been struggling to trade punches with Sony and Microsoft’s consoles. Its only successful console on the market is the 3DS, which has been showing signs of age. Continue reading Report: Nintendo’s upcoming NX is going to be a portable console that plugs into your TV

A day before Microsoft’s E3, the Xbox One Slim leaks in pictures

The PS3 and the Xbox 360 held on for over a decade, holding the mantle and cementing their place in history with one of the longest console lifespans. Continue reading A day before Microsoft’s E3, the Xbox One Slim leaks in pictures

Windows 10 becomes the most popular OS for PC Gamers

Windows 10 proves most popular with PC gamers – at least on Steam

Of late, Microsoft has been getting into trouble for pushing down the Windows 10 update onto Windows 7 and 8 users who have no intention to update. It preloaded the update onto computers even if you didn’t ask for it. And for a brief period, Window 10 was automatically installed, making users even more furious. Continue reading Windows 10 becomes the most popular OS for PC Gamers

Microsoft’s infamous BSOD get a tech upgrade with QR codes

We have all been there. You are working on a project, or just browsing the web, when your screen goes all blue with some esoteric error code. You don’t understand anything, except that you have got a Blue Screen of Death. You then have to go with the dreary task of restarting your computer, and if it boots up fine, you forget about the error happening in the first place, and make no attempts to fix it.  Continue reading Microsoft’s infamous BSOD get a tech upgrade with QR codes

In landmark move, Microsoft now supports Bash commands and Ubuntu binaries

Over the past two years under the leadership of Satya Nadella, Microsoft has exhibited a change not only in its products but in the company culture itself. It has changed from a PC-driven steadfast company to a company with more diverse income streams that is willing to move faster. Continue reading In landmark move, Microsoft now supports Bash commands and Ubuntu binaries

Microsoft finally starts shipping the Surface Hub

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Microsoft’s Surface Hub is an extremely niche device. It is meant to be in offices, and even there it would be used occasionally, when presentations are being shown and ideas are being brainstormed. Continue reading Microsoft finally starts shipping the Surface Hub

Report: Apple has a large team working on a VR Headset

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Things are not looking good for Apple, as far as revenues are concerned. Its star product, the iPhone is slowing down, and its other divisions aren’t enough to make up for the reducing revenue. Sure, it is among the most valuable companies in the world, and has hundreds of billions of dollars in its war chest, but future growth for the company is still up in the air. Continue reading Report: Apple has a large team working on a VR Headset