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Windows 10 Has Its Own Version of Minecraft

Minecraft is already available on a wide variety of platforms and it almost seems like there aren’t any more mainstream platforms out there on which this game can be launched, Windows ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Minecon 2015: Minecraft fans descend in their thousands for record-breaking convention

Having sold more than 70 million copies since 2011, the computer game Minecraft hardly needs further confirmation of its global popularity. But it got it on Saturday when 10,000 fans converged ...

16 hours ago from The Independent

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Minecraft: Story Mode Detailed By Telltale Games

If the Windows 10 version of Minecraft doesn’t get you excited worry not because there’s another version of this game in the works for which the company has teamed up with Telltale ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Windows 10 release date: new Microsoft operating system probably won't arrive on July 29, company says

Windows 10 is supposed to be released on July 29, but users might not actually get it until sometime after.

Fri 3 Jul 15 from The Independent

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Microsoft & Kyocera Agree To End Legal Battle

Earlier this year, Microsoft hit Japanese phone maker Kyocera with a patent infringing lawsuit. According to Microsoft, Kyocera had not paid Microsoft to license the necessary technologies needed ...

Fri 3 Jul 15 from Ubergizmo

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Anki Overdrive is a toy racetrack with the feel of a video game

Anki Overdrive is a vehicular combat game with one slight distinction from more familiar titles like Twisted Metal or Jak X: Combat Racing. Anki Overdrive is not a video game. Integrating concepts ...

Thu 2 Jul 15 from Techspot

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Updated: 20 smart new and improved features in Windows 10

IntroductionWith Windows 10, Microsoft is trying to keep some of the touch and tablet features it created for Windows 8, combine them with the familiar Start menu and desktop, and run it all ...

Sat 4 Jul 15 from Techradar

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Microsoft speeds up the Fast Ring with yet another Windows 10 Preview build

Microsoft has clearly been hard at work over the past week: the company has just launched a brand new Windows 10 Preview build, the third build released to Windows Insiders on the Fast Ring ...

Fri 3 Jul 15 from Techspot

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Batman: Arkham Knight was broken for months, Warner chose to release it anyway

The blame for the poor quality of Batman: Arkham Knight on the PC has shifted over the days since its launch. Warner Bros. and Rocksteady Studios were initial targets. Then we discovered that ...

Thu 2 Jul 15 from

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Windows 8.1 overtakes XP in market share as Windows 10 launch approaches, Windows 7 still leads

On the verge of Windows 10's release, its predecessor has quietly moved into the #2 spot for market share among operating systems. Windows 8.1 has now overtaken Windows XP, the one time ...

Thu 2 Jul 15 from Techspot

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