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Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015: LG Watch Urbane LTE, Tag Heuer and more

Best smartwatches to look forward to in 2015: LG Watch Urbane LTE, Tag Heuer and more

By 78 minutes ago

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 makes Skype calls free to and from Nepal in response to earthquake

Microsoft makes Skype calls free to and from Nepal in response to earthquake

By 16 hours ago

On 25 April, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal in South Asia. The massive quake is now known to have injured more than 6,500 people, according to the National Emergency Operation Centre, while the confirmed death toll as of Monday hit 3,617. In... >>

Say hello to Alex, Minecraft's first female character you can play for free

Say hello to Alex, Minecraft's first female character you can play for free

By 17 hours ago

You can now choose to play a woman in Minecraft. Although it is 2015 and women have long made up nearly half the world's population, Minecraft has only now recognised gender diversity in gameplay by adding its first playable female character named Alex.... >>

Microsoft Q3 2015 earnings: Surface, Lumia, and cloud sales are up, while Xbox sales are down

Microsoft Q3 2015 earnings: Surface, Lumia, and cloud sales are up, while Xbox sales are down

By 23 April 2015

Microsoft has posted its third-quarter fiscal 2015 earnings, and the results show the company's old ways of bringing in revenue, such as Xbox and Windows, are struggling, while things like Surface Pro 3 and Lumia devices are booming. The company has announced... >>

Microsoft's Wireless Display app for Xbox One brings support for Miracast streaming

Microsoft's Wireless Display app for Xbox One brings support for Miracast streaming

By 22 April 2015

As part of the Xbox One's monthly updates, Microsoft is giving its console support for Miracast. Although Xbox One has been able to stream files from Windows PCs, the inclusion of Miracast support - thanks to a new Wireless Display app - will enable the... >>

Microsoft Band update tracks your cycling using Strava and offers more Health options

Microsoft Band update tracks your cycling using Strava and offers more Health options

By 22 April 2015

The Microsoft Band is packed with hardware potential and it looks like Microsoft wants to use that by keeping the software updated. It's announced an update that will make cycle tracking possible. The latest Microsoft Band update will allow wearers to... >>

Windows 10: Release date, price, and everything you need to know

Windows 10: Release date, price, and everything you need to know

By 20 April 2015

Windows 8.1 launched at the end of 2013, but that doesn't mean Microsoft's Windows team immediately went on holiday. On the contrary, it started working on the next major release. The next major release is called Windows 10 and will be a free upgrade... >>

Microsoft Windows 10 to launch in late July, says AMD

Microsoft Windows 10 to launch in late July, says AMD

By 20 April 2015

The release of Windows 10 has been eagerly awaited for far too long and only now is a date finally being teased. According to AMD, Microsoft's Windows 10 will become available to the public from late July this year. AMD CEO, Lisa Su, revealed the date... >>

Microsoft to add Office universal apps to Windows 10 phone preview this month

Microsoft to add Office universal apps to Windows 10 phone preview this month

By 17 April 2015

Microsoft will soon release Office apps described as “universal” for smartphones running the Windows 10 preview. Microsoft rolled out universal apps for tablets in February with the Windows 10 technical preview, while the Desktop IT pro and developer... >>

Microsoft Band review: Heaps of potential offset by design downfall
3.5 out of 5

Microsoft Band review: Heaps of potential offset by design downfall

By 17 April 2015

Like Apple, Microsoft arrived to the wearables party late – albeit in slightly different fashion. Instead of a smartwatch, the Windows maker has released the Microsoft Band, a fitness tracker with some smartwatch-like functions, but still a device... >>