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Here’s What’s Going On With The Microsoft CEO Situation Here’s What’s Going On With The Microsoft CEO Situation

As you’re probably aware, Microsoft announced back in the summer that CEO Steve Ballmer would be stepping down after another twelve months. The company’s Board of Directors would begin a search for his replacement. The company has now given an …

Bing And OneNote Can Work Together To Help You Learn How To Cook Bing And OneNote Can Work Together To Help You Learn How To Cook

Back in November, Microsoft released a new version of OneNote for Windows 8 devices with a heavy focus on sharing. While one could say the main focus was sharing OneNote content across multiple devices, the Bing team enabled sharing between …

Can SmartGlass Make Xbox One Games Better?

In 2012, Microsoft introduced SmartGlass for Xbox 360 to the world. It was Microsoft’s foray into the second screen gaming experience that Nintendo kicked off with the Wii U a year prior. Unlike Nintendo’s console, however, Microsoft would let you …

Sony Says PS4 Was Best Selling Console In November

Last month, we were treated to the release of two next gen consoles – the PS4 and Xbox One. Both consoles sold their fair share of units, but Sony says it came out on top. Sony announced via its PlayStation …

Bing Updates Satori With New Info, Including TED Talks Bing Updates Satori With New Info, Including TED Talks
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Did you ever want to know if a prominent person has ever given a TED talk just at a glance? Well, thanks to Bing’s new Satori upgrades, you can. Bing announced today that its Satori technology (think Google’s Knowledge Graph) …

Microsoft Adds New Gmail Import Feature To Outlook.com In Hopes Of Stealing Away Users Microsoft Adds New Gmail Import Feature To Outlook.com In Hopes Of Stealing Away Users
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Microsoft announced a new feature for Outlook.com aimed at making it easier for users to import their Gmail accounts. As you may know, much of Microsoft’s “Scroogled” efforts have slung mud at Gmail, in hopes of gaining more Outlook.com users. …

Xbox One Sales Hit 2 Million In 18 Days

Earlier this month, Sony announced that its newly released PS4 console had already hit 2.1 million units sold in just 18 days. The sell through rate was unprecedented for a new console, and many waited to see if Microsoft could …

Yahoo Is Getting 31% Of Its Revenue From Microsoft Deal Yahoo Is Getting 31% Of Its Revenue From Microsoft Deal

The relationship between Yahoo and Microsoft has been a little rocky this year, but it has come out that the “Search Alliance” between the two companies is generating as much as 31% of Yahoo’s revenue. The SEC reportedly sent letters …

Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery Features Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery Features
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Back in 2006, Microsoft introduced a new way to view pictures with photosynth – an application that converts photographs into explorable 3D environments. Since then, the application has received numerous updates with today being one of the biggest updates to …

Internet Giants Urge U.S. To Reform Government Surveillance Internet Giants Urge U.S. To Reform Government Surveillance
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AOL, Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo have joined together to urge the U.S. government to reform government surveillance laws and practices. The companies have set up a website called Reform Government Surveillance, where they outline five principles, …

Windows 7 May Have Left Retail, But It’s Still Alive In PCs Windows 7 May Have Left Retail, But It’s Still Alive In PCs

Are you looking for a new Windows PC, but don’t want to get into Windows 8? Well, you’re out of luck if you were hoping to find a copy of Windows 7 through retail as Microsoft stopped selling individual copies …

Ford Says Alan Mulally Is Not Leaving For Microsoft Ford Says Alan Mulally Is Not Leaving For Microsoft

Ever since talks began of who was going to replace outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, Ford CEO Alan Mulally topped the list of potential candidates. His inclusion was rather exciting for some as he previously turned Ford around at the …

Here’s How To Get The Most Out Of Your New Xbox One

On November 22, you braved the cold to get your hands on a new Xbox One. You brought it home and played a few games. You maybe even checked out some of the multimedia features, like running your TV connection …

Bing Maps Preview Is Now Available On Windows 8.1 Bing Maps Preview Is Now Available On Windows 8.1

Bing Maps continues its journey of constant self improvement today with the release of the latest version preview for Windows 8.1. As this is a preview of the next big release, you can expect to see a ton of new …

European Commission Approves Microsoft Nokia Deal European Commission Approves Microsoft Nokia Deal

The European Commission announced today that it has approved Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s mobile device business. The deal was first announced in September, and gained shareholder approval last month. The Commission said, “The Commission concluded that the transaction would not …

Microsoft Offers Some Tips On Finding An Xbox One This Holiday Season
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Were you one of the Xbox fans that missed out on the Xbox One launch on November 22? If so, you might be at the point where you just accept that you wont get your hands on one until next …

Microsoft’s Followup To Windows 8.1 Is Codenamed ‘Threshold’ [Report] Microsoft’s Followup To Windows 8.1 Is Codenamed ‘Threshold’ [Report]
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In October 2012, Microsoft dragged Windows into what it saw as the next era of computing with Windows 8. Not only did the new OS embrace the touch screens that have become so common these days, but it also united …

Office 365 Student Advantage Now Available Globally Office 365 Student Advantage Now Available Globally

Microsoft has been doing everything in its power to get students using Office 365 – the company’s cloud-based productivity software. The company has offered free trials, discounts and is now even giving away free subscriptions to students at qualifying universities. …

Here Are Your Top Bing Searches Of 2013 Here Are Your Top Bing Searches Of 2013

A person’s search history can tell a lot about that person so it only stands to reason that a nation’s search history can do the same. While not everybody may use Bing, the top searches of 2013 give us insight …

Here Are Your Xbox 360 Black Friday Sales

So, you wanted to get an Xbox One this holiday season, but you just can’t afford one. That’s perfectly alright as your Xbox 360 will be receiving plenty of love this weekend in the form of digital game sales. Microsoft …

Microsoft’s Latest Scroogled Ad Sets Its Sights On The Chromebook Microsoft’s Latest Scroogled Ad Sets Its Sights On The Chromebook
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I thought Microsoft’s Scroogled campaign couldn’t get any more bizarre when it unveiled official Scroogled merchandise last week. Turns out I was wrong. Microsoft released its latest Scroogled ad this week targeting Google’s line of Chromebook computers, and it brought …