Snapchat finally realizes that ignoring Android was a disaster
Snapchat hasn’t had a very good year with their app as more and more people moved to other apps such as Instagram and WhatsApp (who has been copying their best features) to share stories. Now it seems as their own story has...
Oculus Rift with Touch controllers now only £349 in UK
In the summer Oculus announced a price drop for their Oculus Rift headset taking it to an astonishing $399 for the headset and controllers, around half the launch price of the bundle before the discount. Now that great price has c...
Oops! WhatsApp withdraws Windows Phone exclusive feature
We reported yesterday that Private Replies had come exclusively to the WhatsApp for Windows Phone beta. The feature was earlier only available on WhatsApp Web and not the iOS or Android versions of the app. It turns out that ei...
Hiccup cause delay in release of comprehensive Lumia jailbreak
Around 2 weeks ago we posted about a new jailbreak announced by Windows Phone hacker Heathcliff74 which would allow users to completely unlocked all Lumia windows phones, allowing users to install any software and have full acces...
Test finds Windows Defender merely “satisfactory”, far from best protection
When Microsoft launched Windows Defender as a general antivirus solution in Windows 8 bundled with all PCs it was thought that this would be the end of paid antivirus applications such as Kaspersky or Avast. It turned out these co...
12 Days of Deals: Save up to $500 on PCs and laptops at the Microsoft Store
As part of Microsoft Store’s 12 Days of Deals promotion, you can now save up to $500 on selected laptops and PCs at the Microsoft Store. This includes some really attractive devices such as the Dell XPS 13 and Samsung Galaxy...
Google abandons Project Tango, validates Apple’s approach
Back in 2014 Google launched Project Tango, a program which would see special depth-sensing sensors added to the back of phones and tablets to make them aware of their surroundings. The information could be used for navigation, ...
Chrome 64 beta tries to address auto-playing video but disappoints
Google is currently rolling out Chrome 63, with Chrome 64 in the beta channel. One of the main features of the new browser version is to address auto-playing video, a laudable goal particularly for those who browse news websites ...
Apple “need a little more time” to bring iTunes to the Windows Store
In May 2017 we reported a major win for the Windows Store (now the Microsoft Store) when Apple said they would be bringing their iTunes music and phone management app to the Store “soon”, or at least before the end of ...
Even more detailed Surface Phone renders shows a device ready for market
We posted some renders last night of a new Microsoft patent for a dual-screened computer which is likely Microsoft’s mythical Surface Phone. While those renders gave use a pretty good look at the device and how Microsoft exp...
Buy an Xbox One X and get PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds included with your purchase
Christmas is just ten days away and with the recent release of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds into the Xbox Game Preview Program, Microsoft is offering a deal on this popular title and the company’s latest 4K capable co...
Microsoft’s new update patches the Office DDE vulnerability currently being exploited in the wild
Microsoft rolled out a new update as a part of Patch Tuesday and it fixes an important vulnerability. The latest patch Tuesday update disables DDE feature in Word which was recently abused to install malware. In case you don’...
Full specs of GPD Win 2 micro-gaming laptop now available
The original GPD Win was a very well received miniPC, and now the follow-up device, the GPD Win 2 looks to be even more impressive, with significantly upgraded power. The full specs of the device, which is expected to go on sale v...
Back to the Future: The Game and Marlow Briggs and the Mask of Death are now free through Games with Gold
Xbox Live Gold members can now download Back to the Future: The Game and Marlow Briggs and the Mask of Death for free through the Games with Gold program. Each month four games are discounted across Xbox One and Xbox 360 and the m...
Microsoft Teams app for iOS updated with support for multiple call handling and more
Microsoft yesterday released a new update for Teams app for iOS devices. This new v1.0.27 update improves the calling experience with support for multiple call handling. The channels section has got an updated design with this upd...
Microsoft Skype’s new tool simplifies the process of scheduling interviews
Microsoft recently launched the Skype Interviews web experience that allows organizations to interview programmers easily. Skype Interviews platform has an in-browser code editor that allows candidates to run their code and check ...