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Microsoft's new Surface Hub 2S is even more nuts than its predecessor
Microsoft's new Surface Hub 2S is even more nuts than its predecessor By Dan Grabham

Microsoft's massive Surface Hub computer-cum-screen can now even run on a battery. Read more

Forza Street is a new free-to-play racer for PC with mobile version coming soon
Forza Street is a new free-to-play racer for PC with mobile version coming soon By Adrian Willings

Microsoft has rebranded and rebooted racing game Miami Street as Forza Street. This game is free-to-play on Windows 10 and will be coming to mobile soon. Read more

Surface Buds? Microsoft reportedly making AirPods-like wireless earbuds
Surface Buds? Microsoft reportedly making AirPods-like wireless earbuds By Maggie Tillman

The earbuds, which are currently in development, are code-named Morrison but could be called "Surface Buds" when they launch for consumers. Read more

Microsoft on the defensive after hackers access Outlook emails
Microsoft on the defensive after hackers access Outlook emails By Dan Grabham

Hackers compromised some Outlook email accounts to the extent that they were even able to read user emails.The number of accounts is described as 'limited' Read more

This Internet Explorer exploit could let hackers steal your data
This Internet Explorer exploit could let hackers steal your data By Adrian Willings

A security researcher has discovered a new vulnerability in Internet Explorer that is allowing hackers to steal your data. Read more

Get Windows 10 Pro for $12 (around £9), Office 2019 Pro for less than $50 (around £38)
Get Windows 10 Pro for $12 (around £9), Office 2019 Pro for less than $50 (around £38) By Pocket-lint Promotion

Software specialist GoodOffer24 has launched its latest slew of Spring deals on Microsoft software - including a super deal on Office 2019. Or, should Read more

An ARM-based Microsoft Surface device is in the works
An ARM-based Microsoft Surface device is in the works By Dan Grabham

An ARM-powered version of the Surface Pro could be on the cards. Read more

What's new in the Windows 10 May 2019 Update?
What's new in the Windows 10 May 2019 Update? By Maggie Tillman

The update, previously codenamed 19H1, is a lightweight update in terms of forward-facing features that consumers will notice. Read more

Microsoft upgrades 13.5-inch Surface Book 2, original now at a lower price
Microsoft upgrades 13.5-inch Surface Book 2, original now at a lower price By Dan Grabham

Microsoft has subtly upgraded the Core i5 processor inside the 13.5-inch Surface Book 2. Read more

Is Microsoft's revamped Edge your next browser?
Is Microsoft's revamped Edge your next browser? By Dan Grabham

This is the first look at Microsoft’s new web browser. It’ll still be known as Microsoft Edge, but it’s now based on Chromium. Yes, that’s the Read more

Still running Windows 7? Check out these great Windows 10 deals (plus cheap Microsoft Office, too)
Still running Windows 7? Check out these great Windows 10 deals (plus cheap Microsoft Office, too) By Pocket-lint Promotion

We have changed the price for office 2019 and windows 10+office 2019. Microsoft Office 2019 Professional Plus CD-KEY (1PC)  at $58.16Windows 10 Pro Read more

Microsoft Surface Book 2 may be getting a performance upgrade in the coming weeks
Microsoft Surface Book 2 may be getting a performance upgrade in the coming weeks By Adrian Willings

Microsoft could soon be refreshing the entry-level Surface Book 2 with a more powerful processor. Read more

Microsoft plans to bring your phone into Mixed Reality
Microsoft plans to bring your phone into Mixed Reality By Adrian Willings

A new patent has revealed Microsoft's future plans to integrate your smartphone into the Mixed Reality experience. Read more

Microsoft: HoloLens will be a consumer device, one day
Microsoft: HoloLens will be a consumer device, one day By Stuart Miles

Microsoft's Greg Sullivan, has told Pocket-lint that the company hopes the new HoloLens 2 will be great for consumers one day Read more

Get Windows 10 Pro for $12 and Microsoft Office for $30
Get Windows 10 Pro for $12 and Microsoft Office for $30 By Pocket-lint Promotion

We've got some great software offers for you when it comes to Windows 10 and Microsoft Office! Read more

Microsoft teases big changes for PC gamers coming soon to Windows 10
Microsoft teases big changes for PC gamers coming soon to Windows 10 By Adrian Willings

The vice-president of gaming at Microsoft has been hinting at improvements to both Microsoft Store and the Xbox app for Windows 10 that could make for an interesting future for PC gamers. Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 initial review: A much improved headset opens up lots more possibilities
Microsoft HoloLens 2 initial review: A much improved headset opens up lots more possibilities By Stuart Miles

We try out the new HoloLens 2 at MWC 2019 to see how the Augmented Reality headset works. Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 features, news and release date: Everything you need to know
Microsoft HoloLens 2 features, news and release date: Everything you need to know By Dan Grabham

The first HoloLens headset ushered in the concept of mixed reality. The second-generation is here Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 available for pre-order: Lighter, higher-resolution and $3.5K
Microsoft HoloLens 2 available for pre-order: Lighter, higher-resolution and $3.5K By Stuart Miles

Microsoft has announced a new version of its augmented reality headset during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Read more

Microsoft MWC 2019 event: How to watch and what to expect
Microsoft MWC 2019 event: How to watch and what to expect By Maggie Tillman

Mobile World Congress will see many tech giants take the stage to unveil their latest innovations, and Microsoft is no exception. Read more

Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 headset ahead of 24 February launch
Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 headset ahead of 24 February launch By Maggie Tillman

We know when the next-generation HoloLens headset, the HoloLens 2, will be unveiled by Microsoft. Read more

Microsoft Build 2019 dates revealed: Will it focus on lighter Windows, foldables?
Microsoft Build 2019 dates revealed: Will it focus on lighter Windows, foldables? By Maggie Tillman

Build is Microsoft's annual developer conference, and this year, it will be held from 6 May to 8 May in Seattle at the Washington State Convention Center. Read more

Surface Headphones review: Is Microsoft's first bash at over-ear cans any good?
4.0 stars Surface Headphones review: Is Microsoft's first bash at over-ear cans any good? By Mike Lowe

Intuitive rotational dial controls are the pièce de résistance here, while good sound quality and noise-cancelling show Microsoft has big potential. Read more

Microsoft made a chubby, durable, and cheap Surface Pen for students
Microsoft made a chubby, durable, and cheap Surface Pen for students By Maggie Tillman

Unfortunately, the pen will only be available to educational institutions and schools. It is slated to begin shipping out in February 2019. Read more

Microsoft Office 365 apps are now on the Mac App Store for the first time
Microsoft Office 365 apps are now on the Mac App Store for the first time By Stuart Miles

Office 365 on the Mac App Store for the first time for those who don't want to sign up for a subscription from the Microsoft website. Read more

A brief history of Microsoft Windows
A brief history of Microsoft Windows By Dan Sung

We've rounded up all your favourite versions of Microsoft's operating system since its life began in 1985. Travel back through history with us. Read more

Microsoft will finally kill off Windows Phone support this year
Microsoft will finally kill off Windows Phone support this year By Dan Grabham

Microsoft acknowledged back in 2017 that it would no longer be developing Windows Phone, but it has now announced it will completely cease support. Read more

Microsoft said to unveil HoloLens 2 at press event ahead of MWC 2019
Microsoft said to unveil HoloLens 2 at press event ahead of MWC 2019 By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding an event next month during Mobile World Congress, where it might unveil the next HoloLens mixed reality headset. Read more

Microsoft to rebuild Edge browser on Chrome, will launch Mac version
Microsoft to rebuild Edge browser on Chrome, will launch Mac version By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has confirmed that some rumored changes are indeed coming to its Edge web browser. Read more

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: Windows 10 perfection, bar one irritation...
4.5 stars Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: Windows 10 perfection, bar one irritation... By Dan Grabham

The Surface Laptop sequel is one of the best premium ultraportable Windows 10 devices available, except for its older ports lacking future-proofing. Read more

Microsoft Surface Centaurus will ditch the keyboard for a second screen
Microsoft Surface Centaurus will ditch the keyboard for a second screen By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is said to be working on a new laptop project that will result in a device with two displays and no keyboard. Read more

Want the Surface Studio monitor for your PC setup? It's coming in 2020
Want the Surface Studio monitor for your PC setup? It's coming in 2020 By Maggie Tillman

Brad Sams claimed “Microsoft will finally deliver a Surface monitor in the 2020 timeframe” in his new book, Beneath a Surface. Read more

Microsoft made a video to show off its new Office icons - see it here
Microsoft made a video to show off its new Office icons - see it here By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is updating its Microsoft Office icons for the first time in five years. It's also changing the design of the apps. Read more

Microsoft is working on a redesigned Surface Pro, new patent suggests
Microsoft is working on a redesigned Surface Pro, new patent suggests By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has filed a new patent, and by doing so, it may have revealed some information about a future Surface Pro device. Read more

How to use Alexa to make a Skype call on Echo devices
How to use Alexa to make a Skype call on Echo devices By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has brought its Skype calling service to Alexa-enabled devices, starting with the Amazon Echo range. Read more

Forget dark mode! Windows 10 bucks this trend with all-new light mode
Forget dark mode! Windows 10 bucks this trend with all-new light mode By Maggie Tillman

The next major update to Windows 10 will include this new light theme. T Read more

Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update
Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is re-releasing its Windows 10 October 2018 Update. But only a small number of users can install it at launch. Read more

Microsoft makes Surface Go hybrid truly portable with new LTE model
Microsoft makes Surface Go hybrid truly portable with new LTE model By Maggie Tillman

If you have been waiting for Microsoft to release an LTE version of its Surface Go, you'll be happy to know you can pre-order the hybrid now. Read more

Full Xbox Game Pass coming to PC
Full Xbox Game Pass coming to PC By Rik Henderson

Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has revealed that Xbox Game Pass is heading to Windows 10 PCs. Read more

Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy?
Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy? By Adrian Willings

Find out all about Windows Mixed Reality, what it is, which headsets are available and why it matters. Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: Class-leader isn't without quirks
4.0 stars Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: Class-leader isn't without quirks By Mike Lowe

The sixth-gen upgrades the chipset and comes in black matte. Those are the only differences to last year's model. But it's still the best 2-in-1. Read more

What is Microsoft Windows 10 in S Mode?
What is Microsoft Windows 10 in S Mode? By Chris Hall

Microsoft ships a version of Windows 10 called Windows 10 S or Windows 10 in S Mode. But what is it? Read more

Windows Phone: 10 moments that defined the life and death of Microsoft's mobile platform
Windows Phone: 10 moments that defined the life and death of Microsoft's mobile platform By Rik Henderson

In 2017 Microsoft confirmed what most of us knew already; Windows Phone was officially over. The software giant admitted defeat in its battle against Read more

What's in the Windows 10 October 2018 update?
What's in the Windows 10 October 2018 update? By Dan Grabham

The Windows 10 October 2018 update is available now. Here's what's in it. Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs Surface Laptop 2 vs Surface Book 2: What's the difference?
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs Surface Laptop 2 vs Surface Book 2: What's the difference? By Dan Grabham

There are new Surfaces in town. How do they differ? Read more

Microsoft's October Surface event: All the announcements that matter
Microsoft's October Surface event: All the announcements that matter By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft's "a moment of your time" event in New York City is now over. It announced several product updates and new hardware. Read more

Microsoft's new Surface Headphones support Cortana voice commands
Microsoft's new Surface Headphones support Cortana voice commands By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding "a moment of your time" event in New York City, where it is has announced... a pair of noice-cancelling headphones. Read more

Microsoft launches all-in-one Surface Studio 2, pre-orders open
Microsoft launches all-in-one Surface Studio 2, pre-orders open By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding "a moment of your time" event in New York City, where it is has announced an updated Surface Pro all-in-one PC. Read more

Microsoft announces new Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 in black
Microsoft announces new Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 in black By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding "a moment of your time" event in New York City, where it is unveiling refreshes to its Surface lineup. Read more

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 October 2018 Update: How to get it
Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 October 2018 Update: How to get it By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding "a moment of your time" event in New York City, where it is announcing the next major Windows 10 update is ready to roll out. Read more