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Microsoft Readying Windows 10 Updates for Older Lumia's
By Ang Torres on Friday November 06, 2015

We now that various Microsoft Lumia smartphones running Windows Phone 8.1 are in line to receive Windows 10 Mobile. The latest build of platform has rolled out on the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL flagships and it now seems as though Microsoft is readying to roll out the new software to some older Lumia models.

Amazon France Latest to Cut Price of Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

Amazon France, following the lead of Microsoft in the United Kingdom by cutting the price of the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL. Before continuing, it is really worth noting that neither of these handsets have been released yet, meaning the price cut has happened while the devices are still in the pre-order phase.

Microsoft Giving Away Display Dock for Lumia 950/Lumia 950 XL for Free
By Josh Dasey on Thursday October 29, 2015

One of the best things about the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL flagships announced earlier this month was the Continuum software that allows them to be hooked up to a screen and used as a fully functioning PC. The handsets themselves are excellent, but this feature was unique and difference maker, although it came with one significant caveat.

Microsoft Updates Skype on iOS, including 3D Touch Enhancements
By Josh Dasey on Wednesday October 28, 2015

Microsoft's seismic shift to put its software and services on rival platforms has seen the company really get behind the new ethos. The company has delivered stunning apps in recent months and years, and now it has updated its Skype app for iOS to take into account Apple's latest innovations. The new update brings 3D Touch capabilities to Skype on Cupertino's platform.

Windows 10 Mobile Already Making Presence Felt
By Josh Dasey on Wednesday October 28, 2015

Windows 10 Mobile is still not available in its full finished version, but the beta version of the software is already making its presence felt on Windows smartphones. Windows 10 has already swept through the PC market, but Microsoft has been taking a slower approach with its Mobile software.

Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL Up for Pre-Order in UK
By admin on Tuesday October 27, 2015

Microsoft's brand new Windows 10 Mobile smartphones, the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, are now available for pre-order in the United Kingdom. The handsets will be launched in country on December 3, a couple of days after they arrive in other European nations, such as Italy.

Microsoft Surface Mini was Real
By Pablo Jimenez on Monday October 26, 2015

We have heard plenty of rumors about a Microsoft Surface Mini, a smaller (likely 8-inch) version of the company's larger Surface and Surface Pro tablets. Indeed, the device was widely tipped to be making its debut way back in September 2013, but it never materialized alongside the other Surface tablets... so, just a myth then?

Microsoft Recalls Lumia 950 XL Demo Units
By Josh Dasey on Friday October 16, 2015

Microsoft has suffered an early setback in the launch of its new Lumia 950 XL phablet flagship as the company has been forced to pull its test units from Microsoft Stores across the United States. Those are the prototype demo units that you could have tested in the company's retail spaces around the country before the handset is launched for sale this month.

Editorial: Microsoft Aiming Big, but Industry Backing is Necessary
By Luke Jones on Thursday October 08, 2015

Microsoft delivered two pretty stellar smartphones at its launch event yesterday, but the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are already proving that the company's uphill battle against iOS and Android cannot merely be fought on a hardware level. The software plays a huge part and while there is plenty to get excited about surrounding the whole Windows 10 ecosystem, the platform will have to break down barriers to be seen and shout from soap boxes to be heard.

Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Up Close
By Luke Jones on Wednesday October 07, 2015

Microsoft's tablet come laptop, the Surface Pro, has had its fourth iteration announced by the company, rocking the new Windows 10 platform. Arguably the best slate on the market, the Surface Pro 4 arrives loaded with impressive hardware, but honestly we still look at this product as an ultrabook more than we do a traditional tablet.