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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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Leaked: This Is How Desktop Looks Like In The Upcoming Windows 9

It is not a secret that Microsoft is planning to unveil Windows 9 a.k.a Threshold to the world really soon. As we get closer to the rumoured date for the press event, two tech sites in Germany have published a set of screenshots from an early build of Windows 9 Technical Preview which provided an early […]

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Microsoft Dropping Nokia And Windows Phone Brands

Geek On Gadgets has revealed the contents of a confidential internal document from Microsoft concerning the future of Nokia and Windows Phone. It would appear that the Microsoft Mobile division is slowly moving away from the two brands, with the Lumia 830 and 730 being the last two smartphones to carry the Nokia name.

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Microsoft Rumoured To Be Buying Minecraft Developer Mojang

In the oddest piece of news coming out of the gaming industry, Microsoft is reportedly in serious talks to acquire Minecraft developer Mojang. First reported by the Wall Street Journal, the deal could be sealed as soon as this week; with the estimated price of the Swedish developer valued at around US$2 billion.

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[IFA 2014] Microsoft Announces Additional Accessories For Lumia Smartphones

Microsoft has announce two accessories to support the line of Lumia smartphones. One is an updated wireless charging plate that also includes NFC for a few nifty features, while the other is a screen sharing device to broadcast your display to something larger.

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[IFA 2014] New Update For Windows Phone Provides Improved Cortana And Camera Features

Microsoft has revealed more details about the next big update that follows the Cyan refresh. Lumia Denim will provide updates to how Cortana works, while also bringing improvements to the camera app. It will be first arriving on the current line of flagship phones in the Lumia 930, Lumia 1520, and Lumia Icon. The newly […]

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[IFA 2014] The Lumia 730 Is Microsoft’s Selfie Phone

  Microsoft is trying very hard to appeal to the younger generation, and that is very evident from the introduction of the Lumia 730 and 735. Billed as the ‘selfie phone’, the entire introduction centered on the new device’s capabilities for taking selfies; all thanks to a 5MP front facing camera with the widest angle […]

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[IFA 2014] Microsoft Introduces the Lumia 830; The Most Affordable Flagship Smartphone

  Microsoft has just unveiled the Lumia 830, and already the company is calling it the world’s most affordable flagship smartphone. At 330 Euro, it certainly looks to live up to this title, although details about the specifications are very light. It will, however, be very hard to beat at that price point.

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Windows 9 Accidentally Teased By Microsoft China

Two weeks ago, it was revealed that the next version of Windows which is codenamed “Threshold” or more fondly known as Windows 9 might make its first official public appearance at the end of this month. While Microsoft has yet to make any official statement regarding that matter, it turns out that the company might […]

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