Microsoft's cutting-edge, super-slim Surface Pro X laptop doesn't have a headphone jack

2019-10-09 17:20

Microsoft has also made its own headphone jack dongle so you can plug wired headphones into the Surface Pro X.

Here's everything Microsoft announced at its big hardware event, including an Android phone and a super-fast, super-slim Surface Pro

2019-10-03 08:05

Microsoft is blurring the lines between tablets and laptops more than ever and more than any other company.

Building a (digital) bridge to SME success

2019-08-29 15:25

How SMEs can use technology to compete in the global innovation marketplace.

Xbox users beware: Microsoft may have listened to your conversations

2019-08-22 13:30

Microsoft confirmed to Motherboard that it no longer listens to the Xbox audio recordings.

Microsoft contractors reportedly listen in on Skype call recordings, often from their own homes

2019-08-08 16:14

Neither Skype's nor Cortana's privacy policies give any indication that the analysis would be conducted by a human contractor.

The 8 biggest tech disappointments in 2019 so far, from foldable smartphones to Apple's cancelled AirPower

2019-07-28 20:57

From "Anthem" to LG's rollable TV, it's been a banner year so far for letdowns in the world of technology.

With 13 million daily active users, Microsoft says its Teams chat app is now growing faster than Slack

2019-07-12 13:14

The race is on between Microsoft Teams and Slack. Microsoft now says Teams has 13 million daily active users. In January, Slack said it had 10 million.

Forget the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One — at least 10 major games are already being made for 'next-generation' game consoles

2019-06-25 13:26

In 2020, new PlayStation and Xbox consoles are expected from Sony and Microsoft. And we already know about at least a few games on the way.

Bill Gates says his 'greatest mistake ever' was failing to create Android at Microsoft

2019-06-24 14:36

Microsoft phased out its Windows-powered smartphones in 2017 after they failed to take off with consumers.

I tried a Dell XPS 13 laptop for the first time, and it's clear why people love it so much

2019-06-24 12:11

No product is perfect, and the same goes for the recent Dell XPS 13 (9380). But I've come to love this machine.


Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says stopping the firm's controversial research in China would hurt

2019-10-08 10:46

Nadella discussed Microsoft's research in China, and emphasized what he called the "open" nature of his firm's research.

China may have used a recent massive iPhone hack to target Uighur Muslims

2019-09-02 16:15

Google's initial report said the hack was an indiscriminate attack that used a handful of malicious websites to infect people's phones.

A ton of gorgeous new trailers for major upcoming games just arrived — here are the 10 best ones

2019-08-25 16:27

Whether you're looking forward to "Gears 5," "Death Stranding," or "NBA 2K20," there's something new for you to see this week.

Samsung and Microsoft are teaming up to take on Apple's iMessage dominance

2019-08-09 12:40

Apple users have all the fun with Messages, but Samsung and Microsoft are making it easier to send and receive text messages on your Windows computer

Microsoft hired a man named Mac Book to star in its latest ad slamming Apple's laptops

2019-08-01 16:23

Microsoft's latest Mac vs. PC ad stars a man named Mac Book, marking yet another installment in the ongoing back and forth between the two firms.

The Israeli firm behind software used to hack WhatsApp boasted that it can scrape data from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft cloud servers

2019-07-20 09:37

The Financial Times reviewed NSO sales documents, which said its system could obtain a target's location data history, archived messages, and photos.

Apple's latest laptops are the worst the company has ever made for 4 major reasons

2019-07-04 11:59

MacOS is great, the design is beautiful, and I love the giant, roomy trackpad, but Apple's USB-C Mac laptops are awful.

The video game industry is facing government scrutiny over loot boxes, and the most powerful leaders in gaming are divided over what to do

2019-06-25 11:17

Between outcry from players and potential federal regulation, the video game industry is facing a major challenge with the concept of loot boxes.

Bill Gates says startup founders should not take weekends or vacations in the early days of building a company

2019-06-24 12:30

Billionaire businessman Bill Gates worked through his weekends and refused to take vacations in the early days of Microsoft.

Microsoft reportedly bans its employees from using Slack for security reasons and encourages them to to use the Microsoft Teams app instead

2019-06-24 09:10

While Microsoft has a rival workplace chat app, Microsoft Teams, it reportedly cites security risks as the reason for its internal Slack ban.

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