Microsoft to write-down $950 mn from handset business

Nokia phones are one of the fewest smartphones that embraced the Microsoft Windows 10 OS. The Finnish government on Thursday criticized Microsoft Corp for its latest job cuts in the Nordic country, saying it had failed to keep promises made two yea... More..

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings A Torrent App For Xbox One

Windows Ink gets a lot of updates in this build. Sticky Notes have been updated to use Inking. After the thundering success that the Surface Series of devices have been, Microsoft has been highly anticipated...More..

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)'s Surface Pro 5: What Changes Can You Expect?
by | Sunday, May 29, 2016

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)'s Surface Pro 5: What Changes Can You Expect?

Microsoft might get a chance to debut the latest Kaby Lake processor chip through its upcoming Surface Pro 5. It is expected to deliver better battery life and improved performance over the Skylake chipset th...More..

Microsoft Has A New 'Nasty Trick' To Convert Users To Windows 10
by | Sunday, May 29, 2016

Microsoft Has A New 'Nasty Trick' To Convert Users To Windows 10

If you're determined to avoid Windows 10 you've simply closed that pop-up by clicking the little X in the top right corner, by now it's probably second nature. After canceling the upgrade, if you don't want to ...More..

by | Friday, May 27, 2016

Microsoft exits consumer smartphone market

The reductions are expected to be substantially complete by the end of the calendar year and fully completed by July 2017, the end of the company's next fiscal year. Microsoft confirmed today that Microsoft's...More..

Windows 10 Mobile Redstone Builds Bringing New Loading Circle Animation
by | Thursday, May 26, 2016

Windows 10 Mobile Redstone Builds Bringing New Loading Circle Animation

Two Chinese brands ranked within the top five worldwide smartphone vendors in the first quarter of 2015, and represented 11 percent of the market. "Today (we) want to share that we are taking the additional ste...More..

by | Monday, May 23, 2016

9-inch Surface tablet hinted with Windows 10 mobile change

Skype is very popular service on Windows Phone devices, and some users can't imagine using their phones without it. Microsoft's smartphone sales have suffered primarily due to a complete lack of compelling ...More..

Red Dead Redemption in 'Xbox free games leak'
by | Monday, May 23, 2016

Red Dead Redemption in 'Xbox free games leak'

Hence, it is speculated that the Redmond tech giant will not give up on this lead soon and will keep on delivering wonderful titles for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, The Bitbag reported. And more recently, it was un...More..

by | Monday, May 23, 2016

Go outside tonight to view Mars without a telescope

Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in a decade this month, providing sky-watchers with a celestial show from dusk to dawn starting this week, NASA said on Thursday. Amateur astronomer Dr. Ian Musgrave...More..

by | Sunday, May 22, 2016

Morley Safer, '60 Minutes' chronicler of the offbeat, dies at 84

Safer retired from 60 Minutes just last Sunday, a decision CBS said in their statement that Safer announced while in "declining health", though no other details about his health were given. Viewers didn...More..

Microsoft's Feedback Hub app is now available for all Windows 10 users
by | Saturday, May 21, 2016

Microsoft's Feedback Hub app is now available for all Windows 10 users

Microsoft is working on adding native call and SMS blocking capability to the Windows 10 Mobile platform. For supporting notifications, such as those from messaging apps, you can respond to the notification on ...More..

by | Saturday, May 21, 2016

Morley Safer Dies: Legendary CBS '60 Minutes' Reporter Was 84

Compared to the partisan, vertical news of today, Morley Safer , who died at his home in Manhattan on Thursday, represented a different kind of journalism that transcended genre and bias. Over the course of hi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Microsoft makes one last, extremely deceptive Windows 10 upgrade push

Microsoft said that app publishers did not pay to be featured and that it was to help customers discover new features and apps from the Store. You can display all applications or games that you have hidden...More..

A New Form of Light Discovered --
by | Wednesday, May 18, 2016

A New Form of Light Discovered --"Enables Strange Possibilities"

The study is based on angular momentum: the constant that indicates the value at which light rotates. Director of CRANN Stefano Sanvito called the work "fundamental scientific research that challenges our u...More..

This brick wall optical illusion is wrecking people's heads
by | Tuesday, May 17, 2016

This brick wall optical illusion is wrecking people's heads

At first glance it appears we are looking at a normal wall with a simple small rock embedded between two of the red bricks. But wait, look again, and again, and perhaps even again. They're irresistible, if so...More..

MacBook Pro 2016 release date: New laptop expected in June, specs detailed
by | Tuesday, May 17, 2016

MacBook Pro 2016 release date: New laptop expected in June, specs detailed

Other than being available in 13-inch and 15-inch variants, new MacBook Pro 2016 will be featuring a sleeker design relative to the previous 12-inch MacBook. "This lets you have a deeper connection to your cont...More..

Lesbian sex documented for the first time among gorillas
by | Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Lesbian sex documented for the first time among gorillas

AT first glance it looks like these two ladies are just monkeying around . They even have some images to confirm their discovery. Dr. Grueter reports that he believes female gorillas engaged in sexual acts ...More..

Genesis Getting Serious - Steals Yet Another Bentley Design Chief
by | Monday, May 16, 2016

Genesis Getting Serious - Steals Yet Another Bentley Design Chief

Genesis will get plug-in hybrids first, with fuel-cell cars following eventually, according to Automotive News (subscription required). "Now, I want to contribute in creating world-leading automobile designs...More..

No specific date of completion in Hillary Clinton email investigation — FBI Director
by | Monday, May 16, 2016

No specific date of completion in Hillary Clinton email investigation — FBI Director

Comey's remarks in October drew criticism from law enforcement leaders across the country - chiefs in Seattle and Oakland told reporters that their officers did not feel boxed in by the prospect of cellphone ...More..

by | Sunday, May 15, 2016

Takata to recall 40m faulty airbags in United States cars

Fourteen manufacturers were involved in the recall , and the expansion includes three additional automakers, Tesla, Jaguar-Land Rover and Fisker. When degraded, the propellant can explode with too much force...More..