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Microsoft Goes After Chromebooks With $189 Windows 10 Notebooks

Microsoft seeks to challenge Chromebooks’ lead in the education sector and today it has unveiled new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S-powered notebooks that start as low as $189. It has teamed ...

49 minutes ago from Ubergizmo

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Microsoft is being hit hard by US sanctions on Russia

As home to many global technology giants, the United States offers a friendly market for businesses to engage in international trade. Unfortunately for Microsoft, politics can sometimes get ...

1 hours ago from Techspot

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Minecraft Tops 74 Million Active Players, 144 Million Copies Sold To Date

Microsoft may have seemed bonkers to shell out a staggering $2.5 billion to acquire Mojang, the developer behind Minecraft, around three and a half years ago, but on hindsight it's looking ...

49 minutes ago from HotHardware

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Office 2016 For Mac Adds Real-Time Collaborative Editing

Microsoft continues to update Office 2016 for Mac in order to provide new functionality to users. It also rolls out security updates and non-security updates for the productivity suite regularly. ...

19 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Survival-horror game We Happy Few gets pushed back to the summer

Compulsion Games has been hard at work on its cartoonish, dystopian survival-horror game We Happy Few. Despite its hard work, the game is not going to make its April 13 release date. According ...

Fri 19 Jan 18 from Techspot

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Age of Empires: Definitive Edition set for February 20th launch

Age of Empires can be called a classic real-time strategy game. Originally released in 1997 by Ensemble Studios, gamers build an economy to collect resources and create armies to take down opponents. ...

Fri 19 Jan 18 from Techspot

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Harry Potter fans get first look at 'Hogwarts Mystery' mobile game

Watch the trailer for the upcoming mobile role-playing game "Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery."

Thu 18 Jan 18 from The Washington Post

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds nihilistic, violent and the perfect game for our era

In this hugely popular Battle Royale-style game, all nuance is gone its nothing but rage and deathThe island of Erangel is kind of beautiful. It has rolling hills and lush valleys, and there ...

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These Malicious Google Chrome And Firefox Extensions Are Near Impossible To Manually Remove

Isn't it nice when malware authors make it easy to remove their dirty code? Sometimes all you have to do is open the Control Panel and uninstall the offending program, just like any other application. ...

Sat 20 Jan 18 from HotHardware

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Former Minecraft lead Matt Booty fills vacant VP position at Microsoft Studios

Microsoft is undergoing a bit of a corporate shuffle at the moment. After former Xbox chief Phil Spencer was promoted to the position of executive vice president of gaming by Satya Nadella (putting ...

Thu 18 Jan 18 from Techspot

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