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Microsoft quietly updated a blog post to say that their desktop messaging app would arrive sometime later this summer but an exact date was not given; Skype for desktop will not being going away. Read more...

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Internet Explorer has often struggled with bugs and HP has just revealed four more, affecting only the mobile version of Internet Explorer and allowing remote execution of code on a device. Read more...

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The latest data is in, and even though Microsoft is gearing up to release new flagship phones, its mobile ecosystem is still dominated by low-end handsets. Will that change with Windows 10 Mobile? Read more...

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If you're one of the 97% of smartphone owners around the world who have so far chosen to buy anything but a Windows Phone, we'd love to know why. Join in our latest discussion and have your say! Read more...

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Universal submitted a DMCA takedown notice to Google against 127.0.0.1 for distributing a pirated copy of Jurassic World - not realizing that that IP address referred to one of its own machines. Read more...

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LG's newest flagship, the G4, went on sale just three months ago, but the CEO of the company's mobile division has confirmed that it will launch a new "super premium phone" before the end of 2015. Read more...

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Microsoft is rolling out a firmware update in India that enables 4G LTE connectivity on eight of the company's Windows Phones, including its latest flagship handset, the Lumia 930. Read more...

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Microsoft has confirmed that it is bringing Xbox achievements to Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition - a new version of the popular game designed for the company's new OS, which launches next week. Read more...

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Meerkat had the rug pulled out from under them by Twitter, but the service is still advancing with unique offerings. One such offering is that Meerkat can now livestream video from a GoPro. Read more...

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Microsoft released a new version of its Skype app on Android this week, with a refreshed user interface which it says makes the app "even more beautiful to look at and even easier to use." Read more...

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As Apple heads into production, a new image has been leaked purporting to show part of the next iPhone. While details are scarce, the alleged image shows the upcoming handset's front panel. Read more...

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In yesterday's video promoting the multitasking capabilities of Windows 10, Microsoft inadvertently gave us another look at the Windows 10 Messaging app shown earlier. Read more...

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Microsoft has rolled out another update for Windows 10 build 10240, its fourth since that build - which is effectively the 'RTM' release of the OS - made its way to Insiders last week. Read more...

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Bethesda announced today the release of 'Fallout Anthology' for PC. The bundle will be limited in availability, and will include all games from the past two decades, packaged in a mini-nuke. Read more...

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Pebble has released an update for its relatively Pebble Time smartwatch, bring heavily requested features such as the ability to adjust the vibration, backlight and font settings. Read more...

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Compared to a dedicated server, a desktop NAS is a considerably more compact backup solution, especially two-bay and four-bay models like the QNAP TS-453mini and Synology DS414slim on hand today. Read more...

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Microsoft's newest '10 Reasons to Upgrade' video has just gone live which sheds light on the operating system's multi-tasking capability which combines Modern and traditional apps on the PC Read more...

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Microsoft has pushed out new firmware updates to both the Surface 3 and the Surface Pro 3 - the updates are available now and can be downloaded by searching for updates with Windows Update. Read more...

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In the run up to the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has launched yet another video titled '10 Reasons to Upgrade' focusing on the operating system's integration with the Xbox gaming service. Read more...

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Bing Predicts has had a fairly good run predicting the winners for different events. This summer the service maintained its prediction accuracy dominance and will attempt to continue the run in fall. Read more...

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Microsoft will be making the updated version of its .NET tools available to developers on July 29 and also allow them to submit their Universal Apps to the unified Store on the same day. Read more...

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Microsoft's "Gears of War: Ultimate Edition" for Xbox One has gone gold, and those who pre-order the game can now download it in advance of its Aug. 25 release to play immediately on launch day. Read more...

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Microsoft is working on two new flagship phones, Cityman and Talkman, and if you are wondering what the phone will include, the specs have been leaked and they truly are flagship devices. Read more...

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Next week, Microsoft will be holding its OneWeek event on its campus that is full of demonstrations of new tech but the focal point of the festivities is a company-wide hackathon. Read more...

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It's less than a week before Microsoft's release of Windows 10 to the masses. To highlight the release, Microsoft has put a spotlight on 'pen remoting', a feature that has improved in Windows 10. Read more...

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