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Gaming

These are the must-have games that every Xbox One owner needs

More than four years into its life span, Microsoft's latest console is finally coming into its own. From Cuphead to Halo 5, the best Xbox One games offer something for players of every type.
Computing

Office 365 has been banned from German schools due to privacy concerns

Some schools in Germany have banned the use of Office 365 due to privacy concerns and a recent ruling from the German state of Hesse that declared Microsoft's cloud-based service isn't GDPR compliant enough to be used in schools.
Computing

Will the Surface Pro 7 ditch Intel chips for Qualcomm’s 5G support?

Microsoft might announce a new Surface Pro 7 towards the end of this year and according to new rumors, it might do with a new chip under the hood. Not an Intel chip though, but one from AMD, or even Qualcomm.
Gaming

Save big on a new console and games with the best Prime Day Xbox One deals

Amazon's Prime Day is the perfect opportunity to purchase a new Xbox One, along with some of its best games and accessories. These are the best Prime Day Xbox One deals, including those from other retailers.
News

Microsoft’s controller prototype presents Switch-inspired mobile gaming input

Microsoft seems to be taking a page out of Nintendo’s book with Switch-inspired prototype gamepads. They seem like a perfect way to playXbox games through Project Xcloud on smartphones and tablets.
Deals

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 gets $174 discount in advance of Amazon Prime Day

Now, ahead of Amazon Prime Day, the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 tablet can be yours for just $725. Your Prime Day wish list is long enough already, so secure these savings, and leave yourself one less thing to shop for come July 15.
Computing

Turns out the Windows 1.0 teaser tweet was all about Stranger Things after all

The purpose of Microsoft's latest throwback-themed social media posts have finally been revealed. The cryptic social media posts were actually introductions to Microsoft's collaboration with Netflix's Stranger Things.
Gaming

Microsoft reportedly working on streaming-only Xbox to take advantage of xCloud

Microsoft is only working on one version of its next-generation Xbox, codenamed Project Scarlett. However, a streaming-only Xbox that will take advantage of the Project xCloud service is said to be in the works.
Gaming

Microsoft and Sony consider reduced console production in China due to tariffs

Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo penned a joint letter asking the Trump administration to reconsider the $300 billion tariffs being proposed. The tariffs were delayed but Microsoft and Sony are considering taking business out of China.
Gaming

These Xbox One exclusives are the definition of quality over quantity

Xbox One has a prestigious collection of handpicked titles that you can't play on other consoles. Here are the latest and greatest Xbox One exclusives, including some that are also available on PC
Gaming

How will Microsoft's Xbox Scarlett and Sony's PS5 stack up against each other?

We finally know that Microsoft and Sony's next-gen consoles are in the works. But when it comes to the Xbox Scarlett vs. PS5, which is shaping up to be the better choice? We compared the confirmed specs to find out.
Computing

Microsoft opts to save Cortana by freeing it from Windows

Microsoft has recently released a beta version of a standalone Cortana app via the Microsoft Store, in what seems to be an effort to save its not-so-popular flagship voice assistant by setting it free from Windows.
Deals

Amazon drops $300 off of the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 ahead of Prime Day 2019

In advance of Prime Day, Amazon has dropped the price of the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 with type cover to just under $1,000. Begin your Prime Day prep by crossing this deeply discounted 2-in-1 laptop off your shopping list early.
Gaming

Tariffs may raise cost of Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo’s next-gen consoles

Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo have joined together to pen a letter that makes a substantial case for the removal of game consoles in a proposal made by the Trump administration that taxes controllers, consoles, and more.
Gaming

Microsoft’s Project Scarlett: Everything we know about the next-gen game console

Microsoft is designing the successor to the Xbox One: Project Scarlett. Here is everything we know about the next-gen console, including its rumored release window and support for older Xbox consoles' games.
Computing

All the news, rumors and wishes for Microsoft's Surface Book 3

Want to know more about Microsoft's Surface Book 3? Here's what we know about the third-generation Surface Book, including what's likely to change, when it will be released, and more useful information!
Computing

Microsoft reportedly releasing foldable Surface with 9-inch screens next year

Microsoft is reportedly planning to roll out a foldable Surface as early as the first quarter of 2020. The device, code-named Centaurus, is said to feature two 9-inch screens, Windows Lite, and Android support, according to IHS Markit.
Computing

Microsoft thinks Slack not secure enough, prohibits internal use

Microsoft has reportedly placed Slack under the "prohibited" category in an internal list of prohibited and discouraged technology. The main reason why the company banned employees from using it is due to security concerns.