In a rather interesting move, article bookmarking service Instapaper has gone independent again, splitting from it current owner, Pinterest. The ownership transfer will be completed on August 6.
The July update for Office on Android has just been made available, bringing a number of new features to three of the five apps in the suite. For those keeping track, it's version 16.0.10325.20043.
The week that's just ending was packed with news about Xbox software, Patch Tuesday's regular influx of updates, and an unexpectedly quick reveal of a new member in the Surface family. All that below.
Today, the Azure team unveiled a new program geared towards identifying Expert Managed Service Providers that companies can use to deliver a variety of Azure-based applications and services.
A bundle of Microsoft news has showed up at your doorstep once more. Details about Surface models and discounts, Redstone 5 on Xbox, and more, all in the handy guide which you can find below.
Microsoft's multi-model database, Cosmos DB, has just gotten a new Explorer, now in public preview. You can try Cosmos DB for free - even without an Azure subscription - and thus, the Explorer too.
Microsoft's Apache Spark-based analytics platform has now gotten a series of enhancements centered around big data service integrations, while also expanding its availability to four new regions.
Another round of discounts has arrived at Microsoft's online store, this time focusing on the Surface Pro. This one has reduced the price of a Pro and Type Cover bundle by $360 until September 15.
As expected, more news from the Redmond giant has surfaced these past seven days. Details about games, Windows 10 updates, and upcoming hardware, all of them encapsulated in the handy guide below.
The gaming news coming from Microsoft has quietened down a tad compared to last week, but not completely. There's also hardware and preview news, so be sure to catch up with the handy guide below.
Not helping at all in decreasing the ever-larger backlog of games, yet another sale has popped up, this time from digital storefront Fanatical. The website's Red Hot Sale runs until July 5.
In a bid to crack down on cheating, the North African nation is switching off its internet connectivity throughout the country during exam season. Naturally, social media is also banned.
To extend its array of security offerings for the proprietary cloud solutions, Microsoft has now announced a new feature for Azure SQL Data Warehouse. Available today in all Azure regions.
In a bid to enhance its Slack competitor, Microsoft and Evernote have announced an integration between the two services. Evernote for Teams is available now in the relevant app directory.
Thanks to E3 week, there's been a lot of news from Microsoft. From first- to third-party game showcases to hints of the next Xbox and much more. Be sure to catch up via the handy guide below.
As it's become the norm, today at its E3 press conference, the Redmond giant went in rapid fire mode with a showcase of a number of games it put under the ID@Xbox banner. Here they are.
In accordance with previous reports, CD Projekt RED has indeed shown off its forthcoming open-world RPG at Microsoft's E3 presentation. No release date or platform availability details were revealed.
A pre-E3 week full of gaming news, some tidbits about hardware and a couple of acquisitions: one rumored, one that's already been agreed upon. Be sure to catch up via our handy guide below.
Yahoo!'s nearly two decade old service will finally be shutting down next month. The company has also provided a way for users to download their chat history until the date of closure.
As usual, there's been a steady influx of news coming from the Redmond campus, from gaming to productivity and everything in-between. Be sure to catch up with our handy guide below.
Another week, another round of news from Microsoft's campus up in Redmond. Gaming was heavily emphasized once more, but updates to various other products weren't absent either. Catch up below.
Epic Games' Unreal Gold is up for grabs on GOG.com for the next 48 hours to celebrate the FPS series' 20 year anniversary. It also includes the Unreal Mission Pack: Return to Na Pali.
Gaming storefront Fanatical is now in the midst of its latest BundleFest, an event which was opened with the Killer Bundle XI. The particular offer is available until June 5 at 8am PST / 11am EST.
A refurbished variant of the Surface Pro is available for purchase in the Microsoft online and retail stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The offer lasts until June 2 at 11:59 PM PST.
A lot has happened in these short seven days over at Microsoft. Most of the news revolved around gaming and the unveiling of the Adaptive Controller, but there was also more. Be sure to catch up.
An update for the latest version of Windows 10 now mitigates Spectre variant 2 on systems running the April 2018 Update with Coffee Lake, Kaby Lake, Skylake, Haswell, and more processors.
Microsoft's Build 2018 conference took place this week, bringing a slew of announcements from both the consumer and business side of the company. Be sure to catch up using our handy guide.
Gaming e-commerce site Fanatical has started its May Madness Sale, which showcases a number of big discounts starting today and through May 20. There's a coupon code in place for an extra discount.
This past week has been an active one for Microsoft, with the April 2018 Update finally being made available, as well as some interesting gaming and business news. It's all here in our handy guide.
There's been quite a bit to unpack regarding the events of this week at the Redmond campus. Be sure to catch up to the news about earnings, gaming, updates, and everything else via our handy guide.
A lot of gaming news, some update clues, and a whole lot of Redstone back and forth. Not only that, but there's a little extra something at the end too. Be sure to catch up via our guide below.
This past week brought mostly good things for gamers on Xbox, along with a sprinkling of news about Redstone 4 and 5, and some oft-present updates. Be sure to catch up via our handy guide.
This week, we look at Redstone 4 and 5, the attention given to the gaming experience on Xbox, and a few noteworthy changes in the pipeline. Be sure to catch up via our handy guide.
Quite a lot took place at the Redmond campus this past week. From gaming for everyone and their dog, to the wrap-up of Redstone 4 and an interesting future ahead. Catch up with our guide below.
In honor of the tradition of hiding Easter eggs in games behind cheat codes, gaming e-commerce site Fanatical has kicked off its very own Easter Egg Hunt. There are five codes to unlock until April 3.
It's been a bit more of a quiet week, but the news was noteworthy nonetheless. Previews for everyone, updates as well, and much more. Be sure to catch up with our handy guide below.
Packaged as part of a bundle, you can now get both of the first Metro games at an 83 percent discount compared to the full price. Keep in mind the promotion is valid for the next 48 hours.
Yet another week's gone by, and as usual, Microsoft's been busy. From golden gaming bananas, to previews, updates, and everything else, be sure to catch up with our handy guide below.
A lot of things took place over in Redmond this past week, from the switch to the Redstone 5 branch, to worthwhile gaming goodies and updates aplenty. Catch up with our handy guide.
Electronic Arts has sent out an email letting users know about changes made to the way its games are updated and accessed. It involves a 120-day period, after which verification is required.