Tag Archives: Microsoft

Will You Watch the Halo Television Show?

Halo Showtime

Stephen Spielberg is working on a television show based on Microsoft’s Halo for Showtime. The question is, will fans of the game watch the television show? Considering it is going to be on Showtime it is probably not going to

Clip Layer Improves Copy and Paste on Android

Clip Layer Microsoft

Microsoft is probably not the first name you think of when you think Android. That has not stopped them from working really hard to become synonymous with the platform. For the most part, Microsoft’s offerings have been more business oriented

Review – Microsoft Solitaire Collection

Microsoft is slowly, but surely, removing any reason to own a Windows Phone. Early on, there were good reasons like Microsoft Word and Cortana to point at when Android and iPhone users would laugh at my Lumia 635. As the

NASCAR Heat Evolution out Now Playstation 4 Xbox One Windows PC

NASCAR Heat Evolution is the first NASCAR licensed title to hit the current generation of consoles.  The Playstation 4 and Xbox One are power houses in the hardware department and Heat Evolution shows it.  Dusenberry Martin Racing (DMR), the publisher

Make Money Using Search Engines

It is no secret that there is a search engine war going on right now.  If you didn’t know, now you do.  The question is, did you know that there are search engines out there that will actually pay you

Fast Launcher Android ZTE ZMAX 2 Android Phone

Launchers are a dime a dozen in Google Play.  For pretty much the length of time I have used the ZTE ZMAX 2 I have used Microsoft’s Arrow Launcher and loved it.  It is a simple launcher that puts your

How Microsoft Could Have Saved Windows Phone but Won’t

Microsoft have effectively given up on Windows Phone.  Sure there is token support for it for the time being, that is not enough.  It is clear that Microsoft are focusing on the next device in their phone device line- Surface

Microsoft Releases Microsoft Pix Camera App on iPhone, Forgets Android and Windows Phone

Microsoft are persistent if nothing else.  At least when it comes to supporting competitor’s platforms over their own in the mobile market.  This is all new ground to Microsoft as they are used to computers.  In the desktop world Microsoft

Pokemon GO Windows 10 Mobile Fan Port Released

Pokemon GO logo

Pokemon GO is a phenomenon. You either love it or you have no idea what the fuss is about.  There is really no middle ground.  A lot of fans though have complained that Pokemon GO is not available for Windows

Android Microsoft’s Windows Phone Answer?

It is no secret that Microsoft has kind of screwed up the Windows Phone launch, lifespan and penetration into the mobile market.  Microsoft REALLY missed the boat with their attempt at entering the smart phone market. Badly.  There were many

Windows Bridge Gains Improved iOS Support

Microsoft has been working on this thing called Windows Bridge for a little while now.  What Windows Bridge does, at its core, is allow Windows 10 users to run Android and iOS apps and games.  This is great news for

Could Xbox Game Streaming Hit Windows Phone Soon?

It is interesting that we are seeing a lot of naysayers claiming the Windows Phone platform is dead.  Sure, it may seem that way if you don’t own one.  The sales are down for devices, doesn’t help that there are

Microsoft, Windows Phone and Fixing the Problem

It is no secret that Microsoft is losing the cell phone battle.  The Windows Phone platform is not taking off and is barely holding on now.  There are many problems that Microsoft needs to fix to right the ship but

Bing Update Brings Camera Search Function

Microsoft has been working hard to add functionality to their search engine- Bing.  The main concern that Microsoft supporters have is that it seems the Apple iPhone is the defacto platform for these updates, at least early in the cycle. 

Microsoft Takes the Gloves Off with Cortana in Windows 10

For years Microsoft has watched as competitors fought dirty.  Sure, Microsoft is no angel in business but they catch a lot more flack than they deserve.  One instance is the backlash they are receiving for blocking third-party browsers, in use

Microsoft Office Lens Updated, Handwriting OCR Rotation Added

Microsoft continues their dedication to the mobile market with a new update to Microsoft Office Lens.  Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is the big addition in this update.  For many that may seem like an insignificant update.  Just think about this,