Tag : Microsoft
After waiting for years, fans finally got what they deserve as Apple launched the brand new MacBooks, highlighted by the new 12-inch MacBook with Retina Display. Microsoft has finally caught on with its latest Office version for Mac users as the all-new Office 2016 for Mac has just been rolled out for testers to download; these include the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote. Microsoft unveiled that it is planning on including an automatic DLC downloader feature for its Xbox One consoles. The revelation was made by Larry Hryb, the director of programming for Microsoft's Xbox Live during the question and answer portion of the PAX East event held last Saturday in Boston. Microsoft has opened up regarding its controversial Xbox One indie parity clause. Based on the company's statements, it appears Microsoft has adopted a softer stance regarding the operations of third-party game developers. When the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was announced a year ago, many believed it to be the future of tablets. In fact, even the laptop industry was threatened by the convertible feature. Microsoft is on a roll in predicting the future when it comes to huge events, including the Academy Awards. One of its algorithms generated correct predictions for 20 out of 24 Oscar winners, including those in the top six categories. The new tablet-laptop hybrid from Microsoft may be announced in July. With Windows 10 set for a release this 2015, Microsoft has ensured that distinct features will be integrated into the OS’ latest version. The Xbox App is no exception as Windows 10 will now enable the streaming of games onto PCs, thanks to new streaming capabilities. Following the success of Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 in 2014 due to its ability to provide a hybrid tablet experience for users, fans are now looking forward to the forthcoming Surface Pro 4 and how it will fare in terms of features and design. More than a year ago, Nokia was still on the verge of bowing down to Microsoft's offer when it released its last Lumia tablet, the Nokia Lumia 2520. The Microsoft Lumai 435 pre-orders begin in UK, units to be shipped in March. Earlier this week, a report from GSM Arena pointed out that CyanogenMod may be looking to split with Google as the provider of services and features for Android. The startup company then plans to open its own app store, connect with other companies and partners in order to launch a new version of An… Microsoft confirms that Windows 10 will be a universal operating system across phones, tablets and desktops. In Microsoft's event yesterday where it announced its plans about Windows 10 and other device release dates, the Redmond giant also gave the audience a glimpse of its brand new internet browser. Following the release of the innovative Surface Pro 3 slate, Microsoft further paves the way for ingenuity as it is expected to release the forthcoming Surface Pro 4. The tablet-laptop will reportedly be released in two variants.