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New affordable Microsoft Surface 3 rumoured to replace Surface 2, but packing full Windows OS

New affordable Microsoft Surface 3 rumoured to replace Surface 2, but packing full Windows OS

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Microsoft is reportedly getting ready to unveil a new Surface 3 tablet that will replace the Surface 2 and stand alongside the current Surface Pro 3. The new Surface tablet, likely named Surface 3, is rumoured to ditch the Windows RT operating system... >>

Microsoft is working on a service for streaming apps and games to Windows devices

Microsoft is working on a service for streaming apps and games to Windows devices

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Microsoft is developing a better way to compete with Google and its cloud-based apps and operating system. The company is building a experimental service for streaming apps and games on Windows, it's claimed. ZDNet has reported that Microsoft's Azure-based... >>

HP Sprout PC offers a built-in projector and touch mat instead of mouse and keyboard

HP Sprout PC offers a built-in projector and touch mat instead of mouse and keyboard

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HP has a new Windows PC called Sprout. But it's not your typical desktop machine. First and foremost, it features a 23-inch diagonal screen, along with a built-in projector and 20-point capacitive touch mat. The HD DLP projector, which boasts Intel's... >>

Microsoft: Next version of Windows is Windows 10, not Windows 9

Microsoft: Next version of Windows is Windows 10, not Windows 9

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Microsoft has introduced the next version of Windows in San Francisco. It is called Windows 10. "Windows is at a Threshold and now it's time for a new Windows," announced Terry Myerson, chief of Windows, at a press event. "Our new Windows must be built... >>

Apple iCloud Drive launches for Windows PC before Mac version does

Apple iCloud Drive launches for Windows PC before Mac version does

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Although iCloud Drive became official when iOS 8 rolled out, OS X won't support the new feature until Apple releases OS X Yosemite sometime this autumn. Mac users therefore must wait. Windows PC users however can apparently get access now...before Mac... >>

Here's what a Windows Phone looks like without Windows Phone branding

Here's what a Windows Phone looks like without Windows Phone branding

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Following rumours about Microsoft planning to soon kill the Nokia and Windows Phone brands, a new leak has emerged that shows a yet-to-be-announced device bearing a simple "Windows" logo and no other branding. UK-based My Go, which typically sells ultra-affordable... >>

Microsoft promises Windows 9 convergence for universal apps on Windows Phone, Xbox and PC

Microsoft promises Windows 9 convergence for universal apps on Windows Phone, Xbox and PC

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The "Holy Grail" of operating systems could arrive in Windows 9. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has promised that Windows 9 will be one OS that works with universal apps across all devices. Nadella said, on a call to analysts: "We will streamline the next... >>

Microsoft to give Chromebooks some stiff competition this Christmas, says cheap PCs are coming

Microsoft to give Chromebooks some stiff competition this Christmas, says cheap PCs are coming

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Those of you want to buy cheap computers for your kids will have more options to consider beyond Google's Chromebook lineup this Christmas, it's claimed. Microsoft shined a spotlight on several new Windows-powered laptops and PCs at its partner conference... >>

Popcorn Time adds Chromecast support, stream torrents directly to your TV

Popcorn Time adds Chromecast support, stream torrents directly to your TV

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Popcorn Time, the Netflix for torrent movies, has just added new features including the ability to fling directly to a TV with Chromecast. Owners of a Chromecast dongle and Windows PC will be able to streamĀ torrented movies directly on their TV if they... >>

New Microsoft drivers let your Xbox One controller work with a Windows PC

New Microsoft drivers let your Xbox One controller work with a Windows PC

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Windows PC gamers can now use the "best controller ever made", according to Microsoft's Larry Hyrb. Hyrb, who is more commonly known by his gamertag Major Nelson, has announced that the Xbox One controller can now work as a game controller for your Windows... >>