Neowin News Feed for: Party Neowin News Feed for: Party en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 PlayStation 4 receiving 7.00 update this week with rebuilt Party feature <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sony has announced that the 7.00 update will be rolling out to PS4 consoles around the world this week. It includes improvements to the Party feature, and improves Remote Play support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 07 Oct 2019 18:02:01 +0000 Party Chat is now available in the Xbox app for Android and iOS <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has just released Xbox Party Chat for its Android and iOS apps. Users are now able to create a party, invite players, and communicate with each other via voice or text chat. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Craig Mu) Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:50:01 +0000 Microsoft threw a huge party on campus to celebrate shipping Windows 10 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yesterday, Microsoft threw a huge party on its campus to celebrate the release of Windows 10 and it included a parade, concert and a lot more. Read all about the fun Microsoft employees had. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:18:01 +0000 Microsoft Stores will celebrate 'Windows 10' release on July 29th with special events <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft will celebrate the release of Windows 10 by having special events at more than 100 of its stores in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. Windows 10 will release on July 29th, 2015. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Mon, 20 Jul 2015 18:00:01 +0000 Microsoft begins rollout of March Xbox One software update <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1843855716xbox-one-colour-dark.png" alt="" /></div>As promised, Microsoft has begun the rollout of its latest software update for the Xbox One, with a number of improvements and features, including better multiplayer and party support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 05 Mar 2014 08:39:54 +0000 Xbox One to get multiplayer and party updates in March <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/219245430xbox-one-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has offered more information on its plans to improve the Xbox One multiplayer and party features via a software update that will be released in early March. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:40:33 +0000 Nokia has some fun crashing Samsung's launch party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Shortly after Samsung&#039;s launch party for their new ATIV S Windows Phone 8 device, Nokia arrived to crash it with a group of sign-holders causing some havoc. We&#039;re sure Stephen Elop was smiling. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Sat, 01 Sep 2012 01:23:41 +0000 Windows 8 RTM Party? Bake a giant Surface cake! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/17575900921319372788_cake.jpg" alt="" /></div>On the 8th August (8/8), Microsoft held a party for their staff celebrating the RTM of Windows 8. So, how do you follow toppling 7000 dominos for the release of Windows 7? Bake a cake it seems&#33; <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Fri, 10 Aug 2012 10:57:11 +0000 Microsoft celebrates Windows 8, pops the champagne <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/13964492348.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft held an event for the testers of Windows 8 today and it looks like the assembled team members had some fun a few days after the RTM version of the OS was completed. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 08 Aug 2012 22:06:46 +0000 Political party aims to ban PowerPoint from Switzerland <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>One of the most interesting new additions to PowerPoint 2010 is not a new feature of the software itself, but a bundled template named &quot;Five Rules for Creating Great Presentations&quot; by Duarte Design. One of... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Denis Wong) Wed, 06 Jul 2011 07:06:40 +0000 Microsoft holds massive Kinect party in NYC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/501649270kinectdevice_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Tomorrow Microsoft will begin selling its highly anticipated new add-on for the Xbox 360: Kinect. The launch represents Microsoft's move into the casual gaming market and unlike Nintendo's Wii or Sony's Move, it requires no... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Thu, 04 Nov 2010 01:53:41 +0000 Microsoft begins confirming Windows 7 launch parties <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/ms_win7horizsmall.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has begun confirming Windows 7 launch parties for hosts across the world. Neowin reported earlier this month that Microsoft is planning to offer copies of Windows 7 and party materials to those willing... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Mon, 21 Sep 2009 21:52:15 +0000 Microsoft is planning an Office party on Monday <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/229590409.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is planning to announce Office Web Applications and the Office 2010 beta at the company's annual Worldwide Partner Conference in New Orleans next Monday. Neowin hinted at the announcements yesterday but insider sources have... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Thu, 09 Jul 2009 17:17:16 +0000 Pirate Party wins seat in European parliament <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1916286341eu.jpg" alt="" /></div>Elections for the European Parliament were held in most European countries today, and, as many expected, Sweden's Piratpartiet, or Pirate Party, has won a seat with over 7% of the vote, according to The Local.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (James Hall) Mon, 08 Jun 2009 10:15:46 +0000 Fatal1ty and Frank Owen at the Night Before CES Party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/218919566metrointerview.jpg" alt="" /></div>We met up with Johnathan Wendel aka Fatal1ty at the Night Before CES Party. Neowin's own Frank Owen played several rounds of pool with Fatal1ty, and I think he might have even won a few.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Staff) Thu, 08 Jan 2009 09:45:05 +0000 More from the GigaByte USA and REDUX Night Before CES Party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>REDUX CEO David McIntosh takes a minute to welcome the crowd and provide us with a little info about REDUX and the way they are putting a whole new spin on the way you search... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Staff) Thu, 08 Jan 2009 07:25:04 +0000 GigaByte USA and REDUX Night Before CES Party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Staff) Thu, 08 Jan 2009 07:00:05 +0000 The Wii third party game story is not a pretty one <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/451665819nin.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has hit back at claims made by Nintendo that the Wii sells the most third party games, saying instead that it's Xbox 360 sells the most. Last week, Nintendo of America's vice president of... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Mon, 11 Aug 2008 18:23:41 +0000 Third Party Applications for iPhone and iPod touch coming <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In response to wide criticism that the company's latest portable device is limited to Apple's software, Steve Jobs today announced a Software Development Kit for the iPhone and the iPod touch. However, developers and endusers... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 17 Oct 2007 23:34:11 +0000 Companies and Party Aides Censor Wikipedia <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Editing your own entry on Wikipedia is usually the province of vain celebrities keen for some good PR. But a new website has uncovered dozens of companies that have been editing the site in order... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 15 Aug 2007 13:40:29 +0000 Linspire invites dirty uncle Microsoft over for patent party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>When not threatening to sue Linux makers, Microsoft can't help itself from partnering with them. Redmond today announced a buddy-buddy deal with desktop Linux maker Linspire. We'd call it a stretch to say that anyone... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 14 Jun 2007 09:37:37 +0000 After eBay pulls ads, Google cancels offending party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A contrite and repentant Google canceled a party that irked eBay and that a source said led eBay to remove all of its ads from Google's U.S. network earlier this week. On Monday, Google announced... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 14 Jun 2007 09:32:02 +0000 Google admits word database came from third party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has acknowledged that a dictionary of Chinese words used with one of its recently released software tools came from a third party. Google's Pinyin Input Method Editor (IME) &quot;was built leveraging some non-Google database... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 09 Apr 2007 16:51:44 +0000 Green PC running Vista highly unlikely say Green Party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Retailer PC World claims that it is working on the world's most energy-efficient and environmentally friendly PC, based partly on recycled components. While this could be easily achieved using Vista Basic and it's superior to... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 10:44:17 +0000 Hacker Releases Tool to Add Third Party HDD to Xbox 360 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A hacker who goes by the handle &quot;TheSpecialist,&quot; who was one of the first hackers to modify the Xbox 360 DVD drive firmware to play backup games, has released a tool that allows any Western... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 26 Jan 2007 20:44:03 +0000 Swedish Pirate Party launches Commercial Darknet <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today, the Swedish Pirate Party launched a new Internet service that lets anybody send and receive files and information over the Internet without fear of being monitored or logged. In technical terms, such a network... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 15 Aug 2006 06:58:33 +0000 Mario Party 6 to use microphone controller <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Latest entry in Nintendo's party game series to come packaged with the new peripheral. Amid the slew of new game announcements and release date changes announced by Nintendo this morning, it was... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 27 Aug 2004 17:01:20 +0000 Homeland Security works door at Gates' party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A party at Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates' waterfront mansion recently became the focus of unusual police attention. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced a &quot;temporary security zone&quot; earlier this month around... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 30 Jul 2004 05:35:36 +0000 Text safety service targets teen party posse <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new service has been set up to pass on people's whereabouts in case they go missing. Safetytext users can notify others of their whereabouts by sending a text message to a preset... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Darren Bolton) Wed, 14 Jul 2004 07:56:44 +0000 Mario Party 6 Hands-Off? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Mario Party is a pretty popular game on the GameCube, but what if the next Mario Party was played without a controller? The president of Nintendo (Iwata) announced such a thing to Nintendo Investors'.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 10 Jun 2004 15:40:05 +0000 Sparkle lines up last FX party before Express takes over. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SPARKLE Computer Co Ltd, professional manufacturer and supplier of VGA cards and recent winner of the &quot;Neowin Choice&quot; Award for their excellent GeforceFX 5900XT; is delighted to announce two new products imminently arriving into... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 19 Feb 2004 15:21:31 +0000 Sun and AMD set date for Opteron coming out party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>There are whispers in the air emanating from Sun Microsystems, and while faint, the voices speak of massive things - a deal with AMD. For awhile now, we've brought you news of an upcoming Opteron-based... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 06 Nov 2003 10:35:59 +0000 Shareholders query porn star presence at Nvidia party <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Investors on a Yahoo board are wondering just how Nvidia will justify pulling in a famous porn star at a party held at the E3 games show recently. A number of investors in... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 26 May 2003 19:22:21 +0000 3rd Party Windows XP Help and Support Center Fix <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This flaw is considered critical because these malicious URLs could be delivered to any XP user through any means: via an eMail solicitation, a chat room, a newsgroup posting, a malicious web page, or even... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 16 Sep 2002 09:21:07 +0000 Windows Update Party Time for XP !! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to Oblique for the .NET Framework notification via email ;) While checking Windows Update today I was greeted with many updates, I thought I would share them with you people that dont check/update very... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 12 Apr 2002 11:23:14 +0000