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Xbox Adaptive Controller first look: A new, necessary gamepad

XBOX ADAPTIVE CONTROLLER FIRST LOOK: A NEW, NECESSARY GAMEPAD

Microsoft stumbled into the accessibility market about three years ago, with the launch of the Xbox One Elite controller. The Elite...

Beware Of The Scary Button! Microsoft Mucks Up Another Update

BEWARE OF THE SCARY BUTTON! MICROSOFT MUCKS UP ANOTHER UPDATE

Let's start with the thrilling conclusion for readers with limited attention spans. • There are some problems with the latest major...

 
 
 
Microsoft Photos Companion: Easily Transfer Photos from Phone to PC

MICROSOFT PHOTOS COMPANION: EASILY TRANSFER PHOTOS FROM PHONE TO PC

Microsoft has launched a new app called Photos Companion that allows you to easily transfer photos from your smartphone straight to...

Microsoft's Windows 10 Store is getting more web apps

MICROSOFT'S WINDOWS 10 STORE IS GETTING MORE WEB APPS

Thanks in a roundabout way to Google, you're about to see more apps on the Windows 10 Store. Progressive Web Apps are like app versions...

 
 
 
Meltdown & Spectre: What You Need To Know About Intel's Security Disaster

MELTDOWN & SPECTRE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT INTEL'S SECURITY DISASTER

Nearly every modern processor has security flaws that potentially could allow hackers to steal data from any computer or server. The...

Windows 10 included password manager with huge security hole

WINDOWS 10 INCLUDED PASSWORD MANAGER WITH HUGE SECURITY HOLE

There's a good reason why security analysts get nervous about bundled third-party software: it can introduce vulnerabilities that the...

 
 
 
I spent a day working in Windows 10 Mixed Reality

I SPENT A DAY WORKING IN WINDOWS 10 MIXED REALITY

By Andrew E. Freedman When you boot up a Windows 10 Mixed Reality headset, you land in the Cliff House, a serene ranch flanked by a...

'Final Fantasy XV' comes to your phone this fall

'FINAL FANTASY XV' COMES TO YOUR PHONE THIS FALL

Square Enix is bent on bringing Final Fantasy XV to every platform imaginable, and that includes the phone in your pocket. It just...

 
 
 
Now Windows 10's 'Continue on PC' feature works from your iPhone

NOW WINDOWS 10'S 'CONTINUE ON PC' FEATURE WORKS FROM YOUR IPHONE

A couple of days ago Microsoft enabled a feature that lets Android users easily use the share button to push a web page from their...

Ubuntu Linux is available in the Windows Store

UBUNTU LINUX IS AVAILABLE IN THE WINDOWS STORE

Here's a statement that would have been unimaginable in previous years: Ubuntu has arrived in the Windows Store. As promised back in...

 
 
 
'Destiny 2' beta begins July 18th on consoles, hits PC in August

'DESTINY 2' BETA BEGINS JULY 18TH ON CONSOLES, HITS PC IN AUGUST

If you want to get your hands on Destiny 2 before it comes out this September 6th, Activision and developer Bungie have you covered....

Windows 10's 'Timeline' feature won't arrive this fall

WINDOWS 10'S 'TIMELINE' FEATURE WON'T ARRIVE THIS FALL

Microsoft's anticipated Timeline Windows feature won't be included in the Fall Creators Update. Timeline, revealed at Microsoft's Build...

 
 
 
'Killer Instinct' will be available through Steam

'KILLER INSTINCT' WILL BE AVAILABLE THROUGH STEAM

Ever since the revived Killer Instinct launched in 2013, you've had to download it through one of Microsoft's online shops, whether...

Box Drive: The Next Step In Moving Files To The Cloud

BOX DRIVE: THE NEXT STEP IN MOVING FILES TO THE CLOUD

Today Box announced that Box Drive is generally available. We are beginning a profound shift in the way we think about our files. This...

 
 
 
Microsoft shows off Windows VR headsets from ASUS and Dell

MICROSOFT SHOWS OFF WINDOWS VR HEADSETS FROM ASUS AND DELL

We've already seen Windows 10 VR headsets from HP, Acer and Dell - now, you can add ASUS to the mix. During its Computex keynote today,...

'Far Cry' is coming to America

'FAR CRY' IS COMING TO AMERICA

Up until today, all of the Far Cry games have been set in far off locations. A tropical island, Africa, another tropical island, the...

 
 
 
How Microsoft's Story Remix does what Clippy couldn't

HOW MICROSOFT'S STORY REMIX DOES WHAT CLIPPY COULDN'T

Microsoft is making some bold promises with Story Remix, its recently announced app for the Windows 10 Fall Creators update. Together...

Windows 10 is getting another Creators Update this fall

WINDOWS 10 IS GETTING ANOTHER CREATORS UPDATE THIS FALL

Now that the Windows 10 Creators Update is rolling out to PCs across the world, Microsoft is ready to start talking about its next...

 
 
 
Windows 10 Timeline remembers everything you did on your PC

WINDOWS 10 TIMELINE REMEMBERS EVERYTHING YOU DID ON YOUR PC

One of the more intriguing features Microsoft will include in this fall's Windows 10 Creators Update is Timeline. As the name suggests,...

The TravelMate Spin B1 is Acer's first Windows 10 S laptop

THE TRAVELMATE SPIN B1 IS ACER'S FIRST WINDOWS 10 S LAPTOP

Microsoft's newest Surface laptop and shiny new Windows 10 S operating system weren't the only highlights of the company's Education...