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Russian Cyber-Espionage Campaign Against NATO Detailed

Cyber-security company iSIGHT has revealed the details of a Russian cyber-espionage campaign conducted against NATO countries that has been conducted over the last year. The attacks were perpetrated by using a zero-day exploit in all supported versions of Windows, and Windows Server 20008 and 2012. Microsoft is aware of the vulnerability and is currently working […]

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Microsoft’s Preview Program For Windows 10 Has Already Raked In 1 Million Users

Ever since Microsoft released the preview program for its latest operating system Windows 10, the preview program has had a million users help test out the operating system as revealed by the company. Microsoft projects that the number of users that opt into the preview program are to steadily rise in the coming months.

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Minecraft For Windows Phone Is In The Works

Microsoft’s acquisition of Minecraft has now begun to bring some interesting news. Lead developer Jens Bergensten Tweeted that there is a version of the hit game for Windows Phone in the works. The port is apparently already up and running, although there is apparently still a lot of work to be done before it goes […]

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Microsoft Reassures That Surface Project Is Here To Stay

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella stated that the company’s line of Surface products will be here to stay, easing potential fears from business and enterprise consumers that the hybrid device will be a trend that may eventually pass.

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Ubisoft Speaks Out On Assassin’s Creed Unity’s Resolution And FPS Decision

Earlier today, a number of Assassin’s Creed fans caused an uproar on both Twitter and Reddit as they were displeased to find out that both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Assassin’s Creed Unity will be running at a native 900p and 30FPS. Vincent Pontbriand, Senior Producer for Assassin’s Creed Unity stated that the […]

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Microsoft’s New RoomAlive Transforms Your Living Room Into A Video Game

Back in CES 2013, Microsoft unveiled a new gaming concept dubbed Illumiroom which transformed an individual’s living room thanks to projectors that cast video game visuals over a living room. Today, Illumiroom has resurfaced under a different project name known as RoomAlive.

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Windows 10 Technical Preview Now Available

Technology enthusiasts who cannot wait to try out the new Windows 10 features are in luck. Microsoft has released the Technical Preview for Windows 10, and it is now available for download from the official website. Users will have to sign up for the Windows Insider program before being allowed to download the preview, but […]

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Windows Insider Program Begins This Weeks: Allows Users To Test Drive Windows 10

After being rumored for quite some time, Microsoft has finally announced the next iteration of its hugely popular Windows operating system. Called Windows 10,  it is designed to run on various types of devices; from Internet of Things all the way to servers. The new operating system has been scheduled for release in 2015 but that […]

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Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Operating System

Microsoft has announced the next iteration of its flagship operating system. The company has decided to skip a number and jump straight to 10. Windows 10 will apparently run across everything Microsoft has its hands in, covering mobile devices and PCs; and everything in between.

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Windows 8 Users Will Receive A Free Upgrade to Windows 9

Later this month, Microsoft is expected to reveal the next iteration of the Windows operating system codenamed Threshold which also known as Windows 9 and Windows TH. So far, quite a number of its features have been leaked in the open including the new Start Menu, Notifications Centre and many more. Not this one though: it turns out […]

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Nokia Lumia 735 Selfie Smartphone Is Now Open For Pre-Order At Storekini

As you might have heard, Microsoft will be releasing the brand new Nokia Lumia 735 alongside its higher-end brother Nokia Lumia 830 in Malaysia on 3 October. We also noted that consumers are also able to pre-order Nokia Lumia 735 with our colleagues Storekini starting from today onwards. If you are new to Storekini’s pre-order […]

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Nokia Lumia 830 and Lumia 735 Goes Official In Malaysia, Priced From RM 999 Onwards

As expected, Microsoft Malaysia today has launched two new Windows Phones devices for our market in the form of Nokia Lumia 735 and Lumia 830 (shown above). Both devices were initially announced during IFA 2014 in Berlin just few weeks ago.

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Microsoft Announces Its Second Miracast Wireless Display Adapter

Miracast is a neat piece of technology that allow users to easily share the content in their devices directly to another screen wirelessly via Wi-Fi Direct connection. The technology is supported by Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 operating system which is why it’s not surprising to see Microsoft Hardware has come out with its […]

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Microsoft Makes It Easier For Students To Get Their Free Office 365 Subscription

Microsoft Office 365 Student Edition has been free for eligible students for a while now, although it apparently has not been as widespread as Redmond would like. The company has changed how these students apply for the subscription, from going through the University IT department to applying for the license themselves.

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Microsoft Doubles Free Storage on its OneDrive for iPhone Users

Who could say no to free cloud storage right? Microsoft recently announced that they are giving away free extra storage on OneDrive for iPhone users, doubling the free storage from 15GB to a total of 30GB.

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Microsoft Devices And GSC Hosting An Event Next Week

Microsoft Devices will be holding an event next week to preview new “imaging innovations and exciting offerings” from the company. For some reason it will be held in conjunction with Golden Screen Cinemas, who will apparently also be sharing something new. It is due to happen on the 25th of September, and we have at […]

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Microsoft Officially Buys Minecraft For US$2.5 Billion

Minecraft will officially be joining Microsoft’s stable of games. Both Redmond and Mojang have confirmed that the acquisition of the Swedish game developer has happened after rumours appeared last week. The founder of Minecraft, Markus ‘Notch’ Persson will be leaving the company, although this was already expected as he had already been hinting that we […]

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British Manufacturer My Go Appears To Be Making A Windows Phone Based Smartphone

Little known British electronics manufacturer My Go appears to be preparing to launch its own Windows Phone based smartphone. This news comes from a leak of the product page that was supposed to be internal use only. It may not be the next big thing to arrive on the market, but the information found in […]

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Get Nokia Lumia 530 For Only RM 57 This Malaysia Day

In conjunction with the upcoming Malaysia Day, Microsoft Malaysia has announced a promotion for its entry-level smartphone the Nokia Lumia 530. Currently priced at RM 355, customers are able to purchase the highly affordable Windows Phone 8.1 device for only RM 57 under the special promo.

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Supposed Front Panel Of Microsoft Branded Smartphone Leaked

A leaked front panel bearing the Microsoft name have appeared on the internet. We could be inclined to believe that this is the real deal after news of the Nokia brand being dropped appeared yesterday. First published by French website NowhereElse, the images appear to show a large glass panel that may slightly resemble the […]

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