Microsoft now accepts Bitcoin for Xbox and Windows digital content

Xbox and Windows users can now add money to their accounts with Bitcoin, the mysterious cryptocurrency that has made waves in the last few years.

Curious what Windows 10 will look like at release? Don’t miss Microsoft’s January 21st conference

Want to know more about the future of Windows 10? Microsoft is almost ready to tell you. The company has scheduled a "consumer event" for January 21st, 2015.

Microsoft may want you to pay for Windows 10 ‘services’, not the actual OS

A recent statement from Microsoft's COO has opened speculation that Windows 10 might be sold through a subscription plan or even include a limited, free version.

Windows 10 RTM could be just one click away from Technical Preview testers

The click of a button could let Windows 10 Technical Previewers score the polished, fully finished software iteration once it becomes available.

Windows 10 ETA: ‘Late 2015’ becomes ‘late summer or early fall’

Windows 10 could hit general availability in late summer of early fall 2015, according to the vague, somewhat disorienting statements of Microsoft's COO.

New Windows 10 leak shows desktop Cortana in action

Windows 10 won't be with us in its finished form until late in 2015, but we already know plenty about it. A new build uncovered by WinBeta shows Microsoft's digital assistant in action.

Apple catches a break: New evidence sends a plaintiff packing in iPod lawsuit

A day after plaintiffs in Apple's antitrust lawsuit revealed Apple removed non-iTunes songs from their iPods between 2007-2009, Apple reveals one of the plaintiffs did not purchase an iPod under the time period, leaving lawyers scrambling…
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Santa tracker: Google and Microsoft roll out their rival offerings

With Christmas just around the corner, Google and Microsoft have once again rolled out their rival Santa Trackers. Both revamped offerings come packed with features that should keep the kids entertained in the run up to the big day.

Is this a new Lumia camera phone, or an old prototype come to tease us?

An unknown Microsoft Lumia phone has been leaked, and it could be the sequel to the Lumia 1020 PureView camera phone. However, while it's exciting, there's no firm proof it'll ever become more than a prototype.

Microsoft reportedly planning ‘significant’ Windows 10 event for soon after CES

While Microsoft's Windows 10 presentation back in September was a short and sweet affair, an event reportedly being prepped for January to show off its consumer features is expected to be a lot meatier.

DT Giveaway: Enter for a chance to win an Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One bundle

Enter here for your chance to win a free Assassin's Creed Unity Xbox One bundle, which includes the console, a copy of Unity, and a copy of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Windows 10 is such a big deal its kernel will leap from 6.4 to 10.0

Currently designated as 6.4 in Technical Preview form, Windows 10 source code will be known as 10.0 early next year. Here's what that means exactly.