Dear Microsoft, Here’s Our Xbox Series X (And S) Wishlist

Photo: MicrosoftMicrosoft didn’t break new ground with its two new consoles, the Xbox Series X and S. The individual boxes look new, sure, but both share a near-identical operating system with their predecessor, the Xbox One. In other words, these two new machines don’t bring much new to the table. Rather, it’s the same dish,…Continue Reading

Microsoft Won’t Be Taking Bethesda’s Games Away From Nintendo Platforms

But wants to offer “best” experience on its own platforms by Liam Doolan 14 hours agoThere have been some concerns about the future of Bethesda games on certain other platforms since the third-party video game giant responsible for the likes of Doom and The Elder Scrolls series was acquired by Microsoft in September. Fortunately, there’s…Continue Reading

Microsoft wants Bethesda games to be “either first or better or best” on their platforms

Speculation about upcoming Bethesda games will always be rampant, but the news that Microsoft is acquiring Bethesda has certainly dumped extra fuel on the fire. Many folks, myself included, are curious how Microsoft will manage the future of Bethesda’s big-name series. Xbox chief financial officer Tim Stuart says that they definitely want Bethesda games to…Continue Reading

Why Microsoft has blocked hundreds of sites in Internet Explorer

Microsoft is “encouraging” users to abandon Microsoft’s legacy browser and adopt Edge instead. Suwaree Tangbovornpichet / Getty Images Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors If Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser fails to open your favorite sites soon, there’s a reason: Microsoft will block those sites…Continue Reading

Microsoft has strong quarter, fueled by Cloud computing and Office 365 subscriptions

CLOSEMicrosoft saw steady gains in quarterly earnings, thanks to cloud computing and gaming.The Windows software maker said its revenue was $37.2 billion, up 12% from the year-ago quarter, with $13.9 billion in earnings.“The next decade of economic performance for every business will be defined by the speed of their digital transformation,” Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella…Continue Reading

Microsoft Office for iPad gets updates for trackpad and mouse support, start screens and Ribbon

UI updates for Excel, Powerpoint, and Word on iPad. Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by Macworld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Microsoft of Monday announced that its Excel, Powerpoint, and Word apps for the iPad have new features to better take advantage of the platform. In a post on the…Continue Reading

Microsoft establishes new digital alliance with state of Texas to expand education and skilling opportunities

Tech company will support Texas’ technology advancement and invest in workforce development, student programming and education as part of “Accelerate” initiativeDALLAS – Oct. 22, 2020 – Microsoft Corp., in collaboration with the state of Texas, announced new programs and events to address the need for digital and technical skills in the workforce. The digital alliance…Continue Reading

Microsoft Flight Simulator Trailer Explores North America

by William D’Angelo , posted 1 hour ago / 175 ViewsPublisher Microsoft and developer Asobo Studio have released a new “Around the World Tour” trailer for Microsoft Flight Simulator that explores the world’s third-largest continent, North America.  View the trailer below: Here is an overview of the game: From light planes to wide-body jets, fly highly…Continue Reading