Microsoft Rewards is a program where you can earn points to redeem for Microsoft Store and Xbox gift cards, Xbox Game Pass subscriptions, Xbox Live Gold subscriptions, and more. There’s a new Microsoft Rewards points grab available, first spotted by … Read more
Microsoft Launcher updated to Version 6.2.201102.92686 today on Android smart devices. This update brings some refinements to the profile setup on the feed page, improves the spacing of apps in folder, and also squashes a couple of bugs. Here’s the … Read more
The final update for the Minecraft Earth mobile game is now live on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. This last update brings the app to Version 0.33.0 and effectively boosts the entire game so that players can progress through … Read more
Looking into 2021, Microsoft has a lot of open issues to resolve that include a visual overhaul of Windows 10, the launch of a lightweight version of Windows 10 in Windows 10 X, a viable sequel to its dual-screen Surface … Read more
Announced during the Star Wars: The High Republic livestream earlier this morning, the recently released Star Wars: Squadrons video game will be getting a new cosmetic item inspired by a lightsaber from Lucasfilm’s new publishing initiative. The lightsaber item will … Read more
On December 29th 2020 (Cheers, TT), Microsoft filed an application to trademark the phrase “Xbox Series XS.” The details of the trademark, which can be read in full here, are very similar to those of the Xbox Series X trademark … Read more
According to a report from Windows Central journalist Zac Bowden, sources familiar within Microsoft are talking about a tangible timeline for the final consolidation of Outlook across platforms. A few years ago, Microsoft spearheaded a project to redesign Outlook on … Read more
As a tumultuous 2020 ends for the company, Intel finds itself once again under fire going into 2021. According to a report from Reuters, activist hedge fund Third Point LLC is jockeying for a loud enough voice to force Intel … Read more
The month of December is coming to a close, and it is now time to look back at the new features introduced in Microsoft 365 this year. In 2020, Microsoft announced plenty of new services and features to help users deal with the ongoing pandemic and adapts to remote learning or working.
As usual, we have divided this recap into different sections to highlight different Microsoft 365 apps and services, including OneDrive, Teams, Microsoft Outlook/Word/Excel, and more. Here’s a look at what you need to know.
Microsoft has rolled out a maintenance update for its PowerToys suite of tools, bumping it up to version 0.29. This release is entirely focused on performance improvements and bug fixes. As for the additions and improvements made in this release, there are plenty of bug fixes for the PowerToys Run, FancyZones, and Color Picker tools.
Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass video game subscription service has always had a knack for quirky and bizarre promotions and its latest marketing effort isn’t any different. What was this latest Game Pass promotion? Why, an official album with four songs … Read more
Starting at $799 (Surface Laptop Go) & $651.49 (Surface Go 2) So, I’ve reviewed both the Surface Laptop Go as well as the Surface Go 2 and while both offer more versatility than the standard 13 and 15-inch laptops on … Read more
A Microsoft employee has designed a physical Mute button for the Teams desktop client, which will enable users to quickly mute/unmute themselves during meetings. Spotted by WalkingCat, Jennifer Fox, a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft, has published a handy guide to help users get a mute button up and running for their next meeting.
Green Arrow had been rumoured for a while now but the character has now been confirmed as the second exclusive skin for the Fortnite Crew subscription service. In addition to the Green Arrow skin, members with an active Fortnite Crew … Read more
The popular messaging service, Telegram, rolled out its new voice chat functionality this past week and the feature is now live on Windows 10 devices that have installed the latest app update. Telegram’s voice chat feature is rather impressive as … Read more
The Microsoft Launcher Android app received a new update this past week that brought it up to Version 6.2.201102.92686 and made several new improvements such as adding support for screen time for Surface Duo users and enabling multi-touch app icon … Read more