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Microsoft is holding a mixed reality-centric event on October 3 in San Francisco. The company invited a small number of journalists to the event without describing its contents. It's unknown if we are going to see any new hardware during this presentation.
Microsoft has recently released Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition that has quickly run out of stock, and if you were wondering when the standard model will go on sale, the answer is very soon. According to Walmart, who is now running an ad on their site, Xbox One X pre-orders
The Xbox One's built-in gameplay capture feature is going to receive an upgrade to 1080p. Since the console was released, players have been stuck with 720p 30 fps recordings, though the more recent Xbox One X offers 4K recording. The update is currently limited to Insiders.
Microsoft has scheduled a new press conference for next month, on October 31 in London, where at least one new Surface-branded device will be announced according to The Verge and "sources familiar with the company's plans." The keynote speech is a part of the annual Future
Creators for the recently launched Minecraft Marketplace have generated $1 million in revenue in just two months. The store features digital items made by the community. Those items can be sold to others, with Microsoft then paying out earnings. Marketplace launched during E3.
Microsoft is giving Windows 10 S users more time to make the free transition to Windows 10 Pro. The free upgrade period is now coming to a close on March 31 of next year, three months after the previously announced end date. Windows 10 S devices are pretty limited.
Starting today, Microsoft has officially announced that the Surface Laptop with Intel Core i7 processor is available in Cobalt Blue, Burgundy, or Graphite Gold. Those color options were previously available only for the Intel Core i5 configurations.
While Microsoft has yet to acknowledge the bug, it looks like Windows 10 is affected by another bug that can cause a very serious problem for some users. According to reports, users are now reporting that files copied from one location to another on a PC-connected Android device
A new batch of leaked images showing the canceled Surface Mini tablet from Microsoft have appeared online. Some images of the product showed up earlier this year and now more have been published by Evan Blass. The model pictured in the photos has a red rubber case.
Back at Build 2017 conference in May, Microsoft released more information about the new Fall Creators Update. While we learned more about the new features, Microsoft never said anything about the possible release date and kept that secret until this week.
Microsoft is expanding what its Windows Mixed Reality platform can be used for. Headsets running that system, which are coming from Acer, HP, Dell, and others, will work with SteamVR games. Support for SteamVR will be present from the day the system launches.
Microsoft's most powerful console to-date, the Xbox One X, was powerful enough to "impress" Slightly Mad Studios COO Rod Chong. The company is known for developing Project Cars 2. Chong says the Xbox One X version of the game will come with unspecified "enhancements."
Part of the NYPD's $160 million mobility project a couple years ago involved buying thousands of Windows Phone handsets. Now, only two years removed from the introduction of those phones, the department is being forced to replace 36,000 units with iPhones.
Microsoft has stopped selling the original Xbox One in the United States, choosing to only offer the Xbox One S and Xbox One X through its online store. The only way you can get the original model is if you buy a refurb unit. Microsoft hasn't confirmed if all sales are ending.
The Xbox One X is officially the fastest-selling Xbox preorder in Microsoft's history, the company has confirmed. In the first five days of its availability, more people preordered the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition than any other Xbox console. Preorders began Sunday.
During its pre-Gamescom press conference, Microsoft officially launched its next generation gaming console, the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition. The console went on pre-order, but it looks like the response was overwhelming and the inventory only lasted a day.
A new hardware system intended for running artificial intelligence systems has been created by Microsoft. Its Brainwave system enables machine learning models to run with high speeds and low latency. Using the Intel Stratix 10 FPGA, it can reach a sustainable 39.5 Teraflops.
When Windows 10 was launched, users were mostly complaining about two things - privacy and forced upgrades. While Microsoft made some changes to data it acquires, not much has been done to forced upgrades. The good news is that Microsoft learned something from that and is
With the launch of the 8th generation Core processors, Intel released a promo video that also appears to reveal a new Microsoft Surface Book laptop. The video shows two things that confirm it is a Microsoft Surface Book model in black, and they are the eject key on the keyboard