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Posted: October 8 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Cloudevent102014 100x100 Png In a bold move, Microsoft announced a rather abrupt event for the press later this month in San Francisco. Just coming off the major Windows 10 unveiling, the goal of the October 20th event, is strictly about the cloud, labeled “What’ Ahead For Microsoft’s Cloud”.

Posted: October 7 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Xboxonechina100kunits 100x100 Jpg While Monday was full of tech news from Microsoft’s various divisions, one of the biggest newsmakers was from the Xbox One line. The next-generation console made the first week in China, plus is giving users more apps to enjoy on their units. Making the Xbox One a great addition for anyone.


Posted: October 7 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Sp3adolbeupdates1 100x100 Jpg The Surface Pro 3 has been a big success for Microsoft and while the mobile professional has really taken advantage of its portable power, artists have been left in the cold. That is until Monday, when Adobe announced a new Adobe Creative Cloud, that will take advantage of the high-resolution Surface Pro 3 display, for artists everywhere.

Posted: October 6 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Flipboardwinphone 100x100 Png Windows Phone has been getting a number of updates and app additions, and with the big names coming faster than ever, Windows Phone is gaining in usage. On Friday, Microsoft showed off the latest Windows Phone update, with Flipboard, which will make users excited and happy.


Posted: October 6 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Binglyricsupdate 100x100 Png Bing has been updating its technology on an almost monthlt basis, and with it, is making sure that its users get the end benefit of its updates. On Friday, Microsoft’s Bing updated its lyric finding features, making Bing easier to find songs on.

Posted: October 3 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Smbplansfall14 100x100 Png It’s not a huge surprise to many who follow Microsoft, that the company is eagerly pushing and promoting the Office 365 product. With smalll and medium sized businesses, Microsofot is making that push harder, keeping them from using Google Docs. On Thursday, the push made it more apparent with new plans geared towards their usage.


Posted: October 3 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Lumia735launch 100x100 Jpg Windows Phones are growing around the world, and the number of different models available throughout the world is growing as well. The Lumia 735 is an example of one that has been anticpated and finally has launched. That, and the latest Red Stripe Specials make Microsoft’s news on Thursday exciting.

Posted: October 2 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Swaylaunch1 100x100 Jpg Among the various programs that Microsoft shows off during the year, the Office suite of products is usually the hottest set of products that most users pay atttention to. On Tuesday, following the Winodws 10 news, Microsoft announced Sway, a stealth program that shows off sharing ideas.


Posted: October 2 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Sp3educatordiscount 100x100 Png The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has been getting a lot of attention from individual and corporate clients, but the educational market is one that is loving the Surface Pro 3 devices as well. With that, Microsoft on Wednesday, announced a new discount for educators giving them a deal on the Surface Pro 3.

Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Nyflagshipstore1 100x100 Jpg Many have speculated about a possible new flaghip store in New York City, but these rumors have often come and gone without any fanfare. But on Monday, Microsoft officially announced plans for a Fifth Avenue Microsoft Store, making it one of the biggest Microsoft Stores in the US and Worldwide.


Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Hpstream14info 100x100 Jpg HP made a number of announcements over the past few months, but the thought of a sub $200 laptop featuring Windows 8.1 was one that many were speculating about. On Monday, HP announced the HP Stream 11 and HP Stream 14 laptops which could be gamechangers.

Posted: October 1 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Winheclogo1 100x80 Png Throughout the world of computer tech and trades shows, big names like CES and Comdex maybe the biggest, but one of them still remains a developer favorite. On Friday, Microsoft announced the return of WinHEC, which made developers rejoice in happiness.


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.


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