Windows Media Center is now officially a thing of the past, but one of its most useful features - the ability to record live TV - is expected to make its way to the Xbox One later this year.
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The consumer version of the Oculus Rift finally has a firm launch date: the company says it will be available in Q1 2016, and promises further info on specs and new VR games "in the weeks ahead".
One week on from the release of the latest Windows 10 preview, we're eager to hear how you're getting on. Join in the discussion and have your say on Microsoft's first 'Insider Preview', build 10074.
The Nexus 9 has only had one OTA update since it went on sale six months ago - and its latest update doesn't bring Android 5.1, but the older Android 5.0.2, which was originally released in December.
A European court has blocked Microsoft's attempt to trademark Skype's name in the EU, on the grounds that it is too similar to Sky's - but the effects of the ruling do not require a Skype rebrand.
Microsoft has released an update rollup for build 10074 of the Windows 10 Insider Preview and Windows Server Technical Preview, which includes a range of bug fixes for various issues.
A few weeks after Neowin exclusively revealed the first image of LG's new Windows Phone for Verizon, full details of the device have now emerged - but as we suspected, it's no high-end flagship.
Almost seven months after Google announced the latest version of its Android OS, over 90% of devices are still running versions up to five years old - but the Lollipop rollout is gaining momentum.
The next version of Apple TV is expected to launch this summer with improved specs, a dedicated App Store and Siri voice interactions, as well as a redesigned remote featuring touchpad controls.
From far-out flagships and Indian delights, to Holo pursuits, TalkTalking nonsense, Building bridges and iPads that just won't fly, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Microsoft has purchased the technology behind the Surface Pen, used in its latest Surface tablets, from N-trig - but contrary to an earlier rumor, it has not acquired the company in its entirety.
Weeks after saying the Z3 was "no longer available", T-Mobile has started selling it again - but it's still being sold with Android 4.4, and the carrier says its Lollipop update may be "months" away.
'Microsoft Edge' is the new name for the browser formerly known as Project Spartan - and now that you've had some time to get used to the revised branding, what do you think of the new name and logo?
Grooveshark has ceased operations to avoid paying up to $736m in damages to music labels for copyright violations, posting an apology on its site for 'failing to secure licenses from rights holders'.
After making its latest OS version available for the Nexus Player last week, Google has now released factory images of Android 5.1.1 for the Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) Wi-Fi models, and the Nexus 10.
Microsoft's Gabe Aul has confirmed that the next Windows 10 preview build for phones will support the Lumia 930 and Icon, "but it will take a little longer" before the new build is available.
ZTE's Nubia Z9 has passed through TENAA, China's device certification authority, which listed key specs for the Android 5.0 handset, including a 3.5GHz octa-core processor and an astonishing 8GB RAM.
Last month, Microsoft unveiled the Lumia 430 Dual SIM, its most affordable smartphone ever. It's now available in India, priced around Rs.5,299, along with some rather nice promotional offers.
HTC has said that the Android 5.1 Lollipop update won't be available for its One M8 until August - six months after it launched on the first Android One handsets back in February.
The latest Windows 10 preview build is now available - but as you'd expect of a pre-release OS version, it's not perfect. Here are some of the known and resolved issues in build 10074.
Microsoft released its latest build of Windows 10 today, and it's the first to be referred to not as a 'Technical Preview', but an 'Insider Preview'. Check out what's new in build 10074.
Microsoft has announced the new name for its next-generation web browser. Ditching the 'Project Spartan' development codename, the browser will now be known as 'Microsoft Edge'.
Attendees at Microsoft's Build 2015 developer conference will be going home with a HP Spectre x360 convertible notebook, which features aluminum bodywork and a 13-inch touchscreen.
A new version of Windows 10 - build 10074 - has been discovered on Microsoft's Windows Update servers - and this one carries an 'Insider Preview' watermark, rather than 'Technical Preview'.
Details have apparently emerged about Microsoft's next-gen Surface Pro tablet, which is said to feature Intel Core i (Broadwell) processors, fanless design and a thinner - but not lighter - body.
Microsoft has pledged over $1m in cash, technology and services to aid the disaster relief effort in the affected region, and has also made all Skype calls free to landlines and mobiles in Nepal.
Sprint has finally caught up with its leading US carrier rivals with the release of its Lollipop update for the LG G2, which also includes new FM radio software for the 2013 Android flagship.
Two weeks after Neowin exclusively published an image of a new LG Windows Phone, further evidence has emerged of the new handset on the company's own website, with the model number 'VW820'.
The 5.7-inch Lumia 640 XL is now available to buy in the UK, priced at £219 SIM-free, and like its smaller sibling, the Lumia 640, it includes a free one-year Office 365 subscription for your PC.
After rolling out the first beta of iOS 8.4 to developers a fortnight ago, which included the company's new Music app, Apple has now released 8.4 Beta 2, alongside Public Beta 1, and Xcode 6.4 Beta 2.
Lollipop is now rolling out to Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 on T-Mobile in the United States - but unfortunately, the update isn't based on the latest Android 5.1 release, but on the older Android 5.0.1.
Microsoft launched the Lumia 640 in India earlier this month, priced at Rs.11,999 - but you can now buy the device with Rs.2,000 off the regular price, plus a free one-year Office 365 subscription.
TalkTalk says it's "revolutionising mobile" with its 30-day rolling plan, offering unlimited everything for just £12 a month - but things become a bit more complicated when you read the small print.
Microsoft released the latest version of its Windows 10 Technical Preview for PCs a few days ago - how are you getting on with it? And what are your overall impressions of the new OS so far?
From PiPO boxes and Xbox updates, to Google-as-a-carrier, Microsoft money, OnePlus invites, Windows flagships and what happens when fanboys fight, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, revealed that Office has been downloaded more than 100 million times on iOS and Android, and reiterated plans to ensure that its products reach "every mobile device."
Google and Apple aren't exactly the best of friends, but a discovery on Google Maps - showing the Android mascot emptying its bladder onto the Apple logo - has still managed to raise a few eyebrows.
As part of Google's latest quarterly report, the company's chief financial officer revealed that a portion of its earnings were impacted by a "decline" in revenues from its Nexus range.
Over a year after Windows Phone 8.1 introduced the ability to set a background image to be visible 'through' the tiles on your Start screen, Microsoft has now updated OneDrive with a transparent tile.
The Lumia 640 is now listed on the Microsoft Store as 'coming soon', priced at just $89 - a remarkably low price for a handset with a 5" 720p display, Snapdragon 400, 4G LTE, 1GB RAM and 8MP camera.
Acer's new gaming monitor is the world's first curved display to feature NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, along with Quad HD resolution, a sleek aluminum stand, narrow bezels and 'ambient lighting options'.
The Lumia 640 was one of the many handsets that Microsoft added to its latest Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones - but the company now says that some 640s won't be able to install it after all.
Sony has released its Android 5.0 update for two more handsets in its range, and promises that it will roll out the Lollipop update to four of its Xperia Z-Series devices "in the next few weeks".
For the second time in under a month, Microsoft is offering discounts on its Surface Pro 3. Are such regular deals the right approach, or is it time for Microsoft to simply cut its prices permanently?
Dixons Carphone will launch its new mobile network 'iD' in May, promising free data roaming in the USA and 21 other countries, along with 12-month contracts and "the best value 4G on the UK market".
After announcing the launch of its first international flagship store in Sydney this week, new images apparently reveal that Microsoft is also planning a new store launch in São Paulo, Brazil.
Google has released the first factory image of its latest OS update, Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, and the first device to get it isn't one of its phones or tablets, but the Nexus Player Android TV box.
Microsoft has rolled out the latest update to its Xbox Music app on Windows Phone 8.1, adding a couple of (fairly minor) new features, which the company says "addresses some top feedback" from users.
More set-top box than tablet, the X8 is an unusual Windows 8.1 device that connects to your TV, and is expected to cost under $100 - and a version that dual-boots Windows and Android is on the way.
Less than a month after its last discounts on the Surface Pro 3, Microsoft is once again offering up to $150 off the price of its flagship tablet, along with a free protective sleeve.