• Microsoft responds to Sweeney's rallying cry
Microsoft responds to Sweeney's rallying cry

In the long-term, that could result in Microsoft controlling the sale of PC games and Universal Windows Apps, giving them the ability to hold devs to ransom and ensure UWP releases are only available on the Windows Store. These contrasts with the position the government took in its anti-trust prosecution, that Microsoft's free bundling of Inter...

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  • Xbox One Backward Compatibility
Xbox One Backward Compatibility

A strategic board game, Carcassonne is now available to play on Xbox One and is available on the Xbox 360 marketplace or Xbox.com store for $9.99. The $9.99 game is the latest member of the Xbox One's backward compatibility list of Xbox 360 games.

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  • Microsoft is thinking about hardware upgrades for Xbox One
Microsoft is thinking about hardware upgrades for Xbox One

Video game consoles don't see huge internal power upgrades over their lifetime. That means the game will not be coming to Steam, at least not in the near future. But that's not all: Spencer's vision for the future includes an Xbox with upgradable hardware, just like a PC, meaning that gamers will be able to incrementally upgrade their console ...

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  • BO3 Awakening DLC Xbox One release time for US, UK
BO3 Awakening DLC Xbox One release time for US, UK

No groundbreaking announcements but Activision and Treyarch are top-notch when it comes to Call of Duty post-game updates and improvements, so stay tuned for more news in the near future. The map takes the original characters of Richtofen, Nicolai, Takeo, and Dempsey to an eerie snow-covered medieval castle, where many dark, occult-like events ...

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  • Clinton camp prepares for general election fight against Trump
Clinton camp prepares for general election fight against Trump

The support of so many Latino politicians may help Rubio win over many in South Florida's conservative Cuban community, but its impact could be less apparent in other parts of the state where both Cruz's and Donald Trump's fiery conservative rhetoric have helped them this campaign season.

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  • Microsoft Launches Windows 10 IoT Core Preview for Raspberry Pi 3
Microsoft Launches Windows 10 IoT Core Preview for Raspberry Pi 3

The updated apps can be found at the links below. It promises more features will roll out in coming weeks. Full details have yet to be disclosed, but the service is likely to be incorporated into the Windows 10 Enterprise edition of Microsoft's operating system, and thus available only to volume licensing customers.

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  • State holds line at two natural gas units for Duke
State holds line at two natural gas units for Duke

David Fountain , Duke's North Carolina president, said the company "is fully committed to creating a smarter and cleaner energy future for the region". Duke said after the decision that it will build the two combined-cycle turbines with a total capacity of 560 megawatts to replace the current 376-megawatt coal plant.

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  • Motorola DROID Turbo 2 to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update
Motorola DROID Turbo 2 to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

Some major features in Android 6.0 include Google Now on Tap , doze mode and granular permissions aside from user interface improvements and overall fixes. For example, there are also reports of the Moto X Style, Moto X Force, and Moto X 2014 receiving the update in various parts of the world like the UK and the Moto X 2014 in the United States.

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  • Google Gets Rid Of Right-Side Search Ads
Google Gets Rid Of Right-Side Search Ads

It's questionable how effective the 10 paid search results were and it's likely that general Internet users ignored them preferring natural search results - Google probably wouldn't dump a massively profitable revenue stream without good cause.

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  • Mortal Kombat XL Releasing with Overwhelming Characters on March 1st!
Mortal Kombat XL Releasing with Overwhelming Characters on March 1st!

Mortal Kombat XL is out today on March 1st for the PS4 and Xbox One. The week wraps up with the biggest release of the week with The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U, which offers the definitive experience for the game. You can follow the instructions below to update your game to the XL version from the Vanilla version. We previ...

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  • The mysterious error message that may destroy your iPhone
The mysterious error message that may destroy your iPhone

If an unauthorized service center fixes the home button, the user gets Error 53 and essentially loses everything on his or her phone. Apple has been accused of "killing" iPhones which have been fixed by third-party repairers. Credit depends on the storage options and model and you'll need to visit Apple's website to discover how much your phone...

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  • Google Maps for iOS update adds detours, 3D Touch support
Google Maps for iOS update adds detours, 3D Touch support

Now you can add detours to your route for places like gas stations, restaurants, grocery stores, and more - without exiting navigation mode. Google Maps is available to download for free on the iTunes App Store and Google Play . The update, which starts to roll out to users today, is simple to use. Then, tap "add stop" and your route should up...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge hands on | MWC 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge hands on | MWC 2016

Gear 360 is compatible with selected Samsung smartphones, including Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge , Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge and Galaxy S6. Apparently that's not the case though, as both OEMs have shunned Google's new "Adoptable Storage" feature . After Samsung righted its wrongs by placing a microSD card slot on the ph...

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  • Microsoft gives up on bringing Android apps to Windows 10
Microsoft gives up on bringing Android apps to Windows 10

Xamarin , combined with Microsoft's existing developer tools, "provides everything you need to develop, test, deliver and instrument mobile apps for every device", Guthrie said. amarin , combined with Microsoft's existing developer tools, "provides everything you need to develop, test, deliver and instrument mobile apps for every device", Guthr...

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  • Inbox By Gmail Gets Updated Snooze Options
Inbox By Gmail Gets Updated Snooze Options

In addition, the options will also enable users to look up their not-so-important emails later, thereby ensuring that their inbox remains clutter-free. However, if you're a regular users of Snooze, you will be pleased to know that Google added two highly-requested snooze times: "later this week" and " this weekend ".

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  • Microsoft President
Microsoft President "wholeheartedly" supports Apple in Federal Bureau of Investigation case

The deadline to file a friend of the court brief is March 3, so it's possible that more tech companies still will join in support. The FBI's battle with Apple over an encrypted iPhone has inspired a legal alliance in Silicon Valley. The public, for now, is divided on whether Apple is doing the right thing. In a separate hearing on Thursday, FBI...

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  • Microsoft provides enterprise security progress report
Microsoft provides enterprise security progress report

Operations Management Suite taps into Microsoft global threat intelligence to alert you when firewall logs, Wire Data, or IIS logs indicate that one of your servers is communicating with a malicious IP address. Come April 2016, Microsoft is poised to unleash a new product dubbed Microsoft Cloud App Security to the market. In  December ,  Microsoft ...

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  • Microsoft Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL Getting Windows 10 Mobile OS Update
Microsoft Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL Getting Windows 10 Mobile OS Update

Additionally, the Elite x3 and other Windows phones being launched at MWC emphasize Windows 10 features aimed at the enterprise, rather than the consumer market. Fixed an issue where the taskbar would sometimes not auto-hide and show unexpectedly on top of full screen windows such as showing above a PowerPoint presentation when in slideshow mod...

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  • Microsoft is ditching Android app ports for Windows Phone
Microsoft is ditching Android app ports for Windows Phone

However, considering Windows' (and, more crucially, Windows Mobile's) unsafe shortage of applications on its virtual market and iOS apps' general superior quality (although there are definitely exceptions to the rule), it may turn out to be the best idea for  Microsoft .

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  • HP Elite X3 - Powerful Enough To Replace Your PC
HP Elite X3 - Powerful Enough To Replace Your PC

Build 14271 for the PC and Build 14267.1004 for mobile were released to testers subscribing to the Fast Ring, which is updated the most frequently and thus showcases the newest features. The Envy x3 will include HP Workspace, a software update for Windows 10 that will give users access to catalogs of x86-based apps bundled as a virtualized solution...

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