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Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Chariotoct14game 100x100 Jpg For Xbox One and Xbox 360 console owners, part of the joy of olding the systems is the Games for Gold program. It gives gamers free games every month, and gives them great games for just the price of Xbox Live Gold subscriptions. It’s a great deal, and October’s latest announcements will easily make Xbox fans a lot happier.

Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Xboxonechinalaunch092914a 100x100 Jpg The Xbox One is one of the hottest selling next generation game consoles, and international expansion is something that Microsoft needs to do quickly, to compete with Sony on a larger scale. With some delay, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One will be arriving in China, after delays, on September 29th.


Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Wirelessdisplayadapter1 100x100 Png Having content on your phone, tablet, or mobile device is a great thing. Many of us have pictures and videos that we love to enjoy on our own, but want to share it with others on a larger screen. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced a new Wireless Display Adapter, which brings Miracast home to many.

Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Redstripe0925 100x100 Jpg One of the best features of Windows 8 has got to be the ease of getting applications, games, and programs on the Windows Store. Even better, are price cuts to the best programs offered in the store. On Thursday, Microsoft announced the latest weekly Red Stripe Deals, meaning that people of all types will start enjoying great deals for the next week.


Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Office365groups 100x100 Png Office 365 and Microsoft Azure are two of the most popular business and enterprise tools currently available from Microsoft, and are getting tons of signups per day. On Thursday, Microsoft announced updates to both, bringing groups to Office 365 plus price cuts to Azure services.

Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Office365bugbounty1 Jpg Computer and software companies are always looking to protect users, and keep any hackers or security exploits from attacking their software. Bug Bounty programs have existed, but Microsoft is expanding one of them, with the launch of the Office 365 Bug Bounty Program, announced on Wednesday.


Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Bingios8update1 100x100 Png The iPhone in all its news lately is getting a lot of media attention. Some good, some bad, some always looking for thw next big app. On Wednesday, Microsoft upped the game, by releasing a refreshed Bing app for the iPhone, which brings beauty and elegance to the app for iPhone users.

Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Xboxonechinalaunch092914a 100x100 Jpg The Xbox One is one of the hottest selling next generation game consoles, and international expansion is something that Microsoft needs to do quickly, to compete with Sony on a larger scale. With some delay, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One will be arriving in China, after delays, on September 29th.


Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Wirelessdisplayadapter1 100x100 Png Having content on your phone, tablet, or mobile device is a great thing. Many of us have pictures and videos that we love to enjoy on our own, but want to share it with others on a larger screen. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced a new Wireless Display Adapter, which brings Miracast home to many.

Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Skypeios8updatea 100x100 Jpeg As Skype has gotten to be a top hit across the Apple iOS world, its important that the product gets continual updates. With iOS 8 coming out this past week, on Monday, Skype came out with exciting new iOS 8 updates that many will find very nice.


Posted: September 30 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Officestudentproplus2 100x100 Jpg The Office 365 system of apps from Microsoft has been a wonderful hit for individuals, corporations, and small businesses. But, Microsoft is eagerly going after the education market in a big way, and on Monday, made huge ways to make that happen for students with Office 365 updates.

Posted: September 21 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Onedrive30gba 100x100 Jpeg OneDrive is one of the hottest and most successful cloud storage services, and Microsoft clearly has a hit on its hands with people using it. On Friday, Microsoft doubled the amount of storage for iPhone users, giving them 30GB of free storage.


Posted: September 21 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Newoffice365homepage1 100x100 Png The Office 365 product from Microsoft has become incredibly useful for individuals, small businesses, students, and large corporations. Microsoft has been retuning the Office 365 home page for sometime, and it finally came out with a great revision, that allows users to launch docs and start right away.

Posted: September 19 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Sept2014layoffs1 100x100 Jpg Microsoft earlier this year made the news with a large number of layoffs, as it let go of 12,500 employees. On Thursday, Microsoft announced the latest job cuts, which will leave 2,100 people without jobs, and the latest result of the Nokia purchase earlier this year.


Posted: September 19 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Onenoteios8a 100x100 Png Apple’s iOS 8 has hit the Apple servers for Apple users to download, and with it, apps are being updated in record numbers. Microsoft is like all the rest of the companies issuing updates, but gave its OneNote program a new set of tools, which will makes sharing much easier.


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