Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Microsoft addresses faulty Surface Pro 4 firmware issue with device replacements Surface Pro 4 devices that have suffered the fate of a firmware issue are being replaced by […]
Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read! Microsoft’s new developer analytics tool Clarity takes aim at Google Optimize and others Microsoft has opened up beta testing of a new service, Clarity, that aims to help improve […]
That’s right, Microsoft is allowing users to get an actual hardware replacement to address a firmware issue that presumably, cannot be addressed any other way.
The Microsoft SharePoint app updated to Version 4.5.0 on Apple’s iOS devices this morning. This latest update added the ability to use @ mentions in comments, now allows users to be notified when someone mentions them by name with an @ mention, and also enabled file renaming. Here’s the full release notes: New: @mention in […]
The Cretaceous Dinosaur Pack downloadable content (DLC) for the Jurassic World Evolution Xbox One video game is now available to download. This latest Jurassic World Evolution DLC adds three new dinosaurs for players to use; the Iguanodon, the Carcharodontosaurus, and the Dreadnoughtus. Here’s the official description of the DLC: Expand your dinosaur collection in Jurassic […]
The popular Telegram messaging app updated to Version 1.5 today on Windows computers and added a lot of new functionality. In addition to new emoji, improved scaling for larger screens, 2x speed for video and audio, and Twitter and Instagram link previews, this update also added support for custom languages which means that anyone can […]
The atmospheric action and adventure title, BELOW, is now available to purchase outright on Microsoft’s Xbox One consoles or play for free as part of the Xbox Game Pass subscription service. BELOW is designed to be challenging gaming experience with randomly-generated locations, little hand-holding, and permadeath (no respawning after a character dies). The game has […]
Forget the Xbox Onesie, Microsoft has just unveiled the ultimate item for the Windows fan: a beautiful sweater featuring the old-school Windows 95 logo.
Epic Games, the creators of Fortnite, laid out their “Epic 2019 Cross-Platform Online Services Roadmap.” As noted in a post on the Unreal Engine blog, Epic announced what it has in the works for Fortnite for 2019. Epic already released a creator, called Fortnite Creative, that lets players create their own maps. Here’s a look […]
A new Microsoft patent related to hinged devices has just been published today, and it shows an interesting locking system that could be used in a dual-screen mobile device.
Seems that over the past few years, the general public at large is finally acknowledging it as legtimate form of entertainment.
Microsoft’s announced the general availability of static website hosting using Azure Storage. The company launched a preview of the facility earlier in the year. Today it’s being deployed to all of Azure’s public cloud regions, giving developers a new way to get static sites online. In a nutshell, a “static” website is a site composed […]
As another year comes to a close, Microsoft and Xbox will help players look back on how much they’ve done on Xbox One and Xbox Live. Much like the 2017 Year in Review tool, Xbox teased a new 2018 Xbox Year in Review experience on Twitter. It’s coming. #XboxYearinReview pic.twitter.com/IMGFBNEgv6 — Xbox (@Xbox) December 13, […]
Final Fantasy XV’s online multiplayer mode is now available as its own individual game on Xbox One. Named, Comrades, this mode was originally released as downloadable content (DLC) for the main Final Fantasy XV video game and required players to purchase the full main game before they could play. With this new stand-alone version, anyone […]
The official Microsoft Power BI app updated to Version 17.1 this morning on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Apple Watch. This latest update restructures several features with the aim for improving usability for its users. Here’s the official release notes with the changes made: When you receive a link in a report that has an […]
The recently announced, Mortal Kombat 11, is now available to pre-order digitally on Microsoft’s family of Xbox One consoles. Mortal Kombat 11 is available in two versions, a regular version and a Deluxe Edition. Pre-ordering either version will unlock Shao Khan as a playable character and grant access to the pre-launch closed beta while the […]
Microsoft will soon be rolling out a new analytics tool designed to aid developers in scaling human purchasing, engagement, consumption and other behaviors.