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Microsoft Office for Android phone preview now out: Here's how to get it

Microsoft Office for Android phone preview now out: Here's how to get it

By 19 May 2015

Roughly five months after launching the touch-optimised Office suite for Android tablets, Microsoft has just announced it's also launching preview versions of the Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps for Android phones. "The Office for Android phone apps... >>

Microsoft Hyperlapse app can smooth out time-lapse videos on Windows Phone and Android

Microsoft Hyperlapse app can smooth out time-lapse videos on Windows Phone and Android

By 16 May 2015

Before Instagram launched the Hyperlapse app for iOS devices last summer, Microsoft had announced it was working on a similar technology, and although it's late to the game, the company has finally launched what it's been slowly developing. Called Microsoft... >>

What does the latest Windows 10 phone build offer and how do I get it?

What does the latest Windows 10 phone build offer and how do I get it?

By 15 May 2015

A new preview build of Windows 10 is now available for those who have a spare Windows Phone handset lying around. It's not completely ready for public consumption yet, hence being available as part of the Insider program still, but it does add several... >>

Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015: Asus ZenWatch 2, Moto 360 2, Samsung Gear A and more

Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015: Asus ZenWatch 2, Moto 360 2, Samsung Gear A and more

By 14 May 2015

To hear watch without the word smart in front of it will soon be indicative of a heirloom description. Even luxury watch brands are embracing smartwatches with Baselworld 2015 revealing some of the latest additions, suggesting 2015 is clearly the year... >>

Microsoft rolls out Xbox One's May Update, and here's what it brings

Microsoft rolls out Xbox One's May Update, and here's what it brings

By 12 May 2015

Microsoft has launched another monthly system update for Xbox One consoles, and to complement the rolling release, it has detailed all the changes it brings and even published a video that gives a brief overview of the update. The update, called May Update,... >>

Nokia 150th anniversary: Here's its 30 best and worst phones, in pictures

Nokia 150th anniversary: Here's its 30 best and worst phones, in pictures

By 12 May 2015

Wow, Nokia is 150-years old. Starting in a pulp mill in southwestern Finland on 12 May 1865. And while it has changed considerably in the intervening years, including selling its mobile devices business to Microsoft, the company still holds a dear place... >>

Xbox One owners to get TV DVR recording and other features in coming months

Xbox One owners to get TV DVR recording and other features in coming months

By 7 May 2015

Although Microsoft released a digital TV add-on for European Xbox One owners at the end of last year, and already offered OneGuide and other systems to feed and control Virgin Media and Sky TV services fed through the device, it has been unable to offer... >>

Nerd alert: It’s Windows 10 because 7 8 9

Nerd alert: It’s Windows 10 because 7 8 9

By 7 May 2015

During its Build 2015 developers conference in San Francisco, Microsoft revealed what happened to Windows 9, but it's taken until now for most of us to realise. Also, you might not be that satisfied with the answer. When the company first announced Windows... >>

Microsoft Lumia 940 and 940 XL concept renders look stunning in aluminium

Microsoft Lumia 940 and 940 XL concept renders look stunning in aluminium

By 6 May 2015

After Microsoft executive vice president Stephen Elop announced a new Lumia would be arriving this year renders have been doing the rounds. The latest mock-ups of what we could see soon are of the Lumia 940 (codenamed Talkman) and 940 XL (codenamed Cityman),... >>

Microsoft launches public preview of Office 2016 desktop apps for Windows

Microsoft launches public preview of Office 2016 desktop apps for Windows

By 5 May 2015

Office 2016 is now available as a preview for all Windows users to try. Microsoft Office is a suite of productivity apps from Microsoft, a company that has a new CEO and is working on the next version of Windows, all while promising it has a "mobile-first,... >>