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Microsoft has brought the Halo franchise to a competing mobile platform for the first time by releasing "Halo: Spartan Strike" for iPad and iPhone. Read more...

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As we get closer to the release of Windows 10, Microsoft is offering app developers an analysis of current market trends based on demographics, category and monetization options. Read more...

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A man tore a tendon in his thumb while playing Candy Crush for at least six weeks, but didn't notice - and a report in a leading medical journal thinks it's because playing video games can numb pain. Read more...

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After weeks of speculation hinting that Yahoo might soon end its search partnership with Microsoft, the two companies have finally renewed their agreement, albeit with a few changes. Read more...

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Cyanogen, a startup which has raised a lot of capital and aims to take Android away from Google, has announced a strategic partnership with Microsoft to bring that company's services to the OS. Read more...

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Do you run out of charge on your mobile device all too often and wish you had a portable power pack? If you're on EE, you're in luck as the company's free Power Bar promotion begins today in the UK. Read more...

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We went hands-on with Huawei's new Ascend P8 flagship smartphone, which features a 5.2-inch Full HD display, 64-bit octa-core Kirin 935 processor and 13MP camera with OIS and dual-LED flash. Read more...

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Those of you who installed the leaked Windows 10 build 10056 may be seeing a prompt in Windows Update to update to build 10061, but attempts to update to the new version fail every time. Read more...

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Today, we have a great offer over on the Neowin Deals store: 47% off the ZeroLemon Solarjuice Battery pack, which normally costs $50, can now be picked up for just $26 for the next five days. Read more...

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Popular Xbox game publisher for Windows and Windows Phone, Game Troopers is about to publish a new game for the platform titled "What In The World?", which may be released sometime this May. Read more...

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NASA has debuted its remote driving electric vehicle. The Modular Robotic Vehicle (MRV) has some fantastic features, but don't expect it to hit show floors any time soon. Read more...

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If you have been a victim of "CoinVault" ransomware, Kaspersky Labs has a new tool that could help you recover your encrypted files. The tool is available as a free download. Read more...

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Netflix has hit several major milestones in Q1 2015, including over 60 million subscribers and over 10 billion streaming hours, according to their quarterly earnings report. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a significant update for the preview version of Office 2016 for Mac, which brings some critical bug fixes, performance improvements and a few additional features. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced new features for Office Delve, the content discovery tool for Office 365, in addition to the launch of mobile apps for Android and iOS devices. Read more...

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LG appears to be working on a new Windows Phone Verizon and Neowin has been sent a picture of the device; no word on when the phone will launch but it hopefully won't be too far off. Read more...

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Having upgraded many of its high-end devices to Android 5.0.2, Samsung is said to be working on Android 5.1 for its new flagships, as well as extending the Lollipop rollout to more mid-range devices. Read more...

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Huawei has announced the new Ascend P8 smartphone featuring a 5.2-inch Full HD display, Kirin 930 octa-core 64-bit processor and 13MP rear camera with light painting, OIS and dual-colour flash. Read more...

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After selling around a million phones in 2014, OnePlus hopes to sell between 3 and 5 million this year - and alongside its next-gen Two flagship, it will launch a new cheaper model by the end of 2015. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced that they have acquired a mobile business intelligence company called Datazen who has a specialty in data visualization on Windows, iOS and Android devices. Read more...

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Samsung said today that demand for its new Android flagships has been "much higher" than the company had planned for, acknowledging that there may be some global supply constraints in the short term. Read more...

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European regulators are officially accusing Google of anti-competitive practices, and undue influence in the local search markets. On top of that the Commission is also investigating Android. Read more...

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The Microsoft Band is now available to buy in the UK - its first market outside of the US - priced at £169.99, and includes guided workouts developed with leading UK health provider Nuffield Health. Read more...

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Following the launch of the Neowin Deals store, we're happy to celebrate the occasion by giving away a Chromebook Pixel worth $1000 to one lucky reader; multiple entry options are available. Read more...

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Blizzard's popular card-game is now finally available on almost all smartphones. The new Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft app brings all the game's features and an UI optimized for smaller screens. Read more...

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