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...
12 Days of Deals: Save $200 on new Surface Pro devices
As part of its 12 Days of Deals campaign, Microsoft Store is now offering $200 discount on all new Surface Pro devices. With this deal, you can get the entry level Surface Pro device with Intel Core m3 / 128GB SSD / 4GB RAM for ju...
Oh dear! Another reason not to buy the first generation Windows on ARM laptops
We reported recently that it appears the first generation Windows on ARM laptops will only be hitting the market in Spring 2018 (ie start of Q2 2018). This, of course, misses the holiday shopping season by a wide mark and is not ...
Asus NovaGo Windows 10 on ARM laptop may not arrive as soon as we thought
At Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Summit two Windows on ARM devices were announced, the HP Envy x2 and the Asus NovaGo. Despite appearing ready, the HP Envy x2 is only shipping in Spring next year, but the impression Qualcomm and Mic...
You can now buy vertical Surface docks to make your device a workstation
Microsoft’s Surface Pro is billed as a device which can be used as a laptop and a tablet in equal measure, but with this new accessory, you’ll be able to use it as a desktop workstation too. The vertical surface dock ...
The camera wars heats up with rumoured 40-megapixel triple lens smartphone camera
It is somewhat odd that the main differentiating feature of the supercomputers in our pockets these days happen to be the cameras, especially with the best smartphones costing about as much as a good DSLR which probably takes much...
Microsoft’s Launcher app for Android gets more customisable in version 4.3
Microsoft’s Android is getting more customisable in version 4.3, which is rolling out via the Play Store now. The firm initially released this build of the app to beta testers a few weeks ago, but it is now available broadly...
Microsoft is taking the Windows Engagement issue seriously, and are doing something about it
Microsoft has a problem. They have 600 million Windows 10 users, but the number who actually love the operating system is much, much lower than that. While loving an operating system may be an odd thing to expect, it is a pretty n...
Microsoft dashes last hope for Windows 10 Mobile fans
We reported a week ago on Microsoft responding rather carelessly to a request to bring Android apps to Windows 10 Mobile, to make up for the efflux of apps from the store. At the time the response from the Microsoft engineer was c...
Early hands-on with the HP Envy x2 reveals a lust-worthy machine
Oh dear. I made the mistake of watching some hands-on videos for HP’s newly announced ARM tablet, the HP Envy x2, and now I want one. The Surface Pro clone is of course powered by a Snapdragon 835 processor, is lighter t...
Microsoft and Qualcomm promise once/week charging for Always Connected Windows 10 PCs
Speaking at Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Tech Summit, Microsoft’s Terry Myerson promises with Windows 10 on Snapdragon users will only have to charge their laptop once per week while still actively using the device. Terry c...