AfterDawn: Tech news

Microsoft

Report: Microsoft's TikTok deal might be bigger than just the US business
Report: Microsoft's TikTok deal might be bigger than just the US business
Social media is once again in turmoil as a new Chinese-owned contender TikTok has gained foothold in the US. President Trump and the administration ...... 07 Aug 2020
Another next gen Xbox to be revealed in August
Another next gen Xbox to be revealed in August
Sony finally unveiled their upcoming gaming console, two of them in fact, just couple weeks ago. The next generation PlayStation took people ...... 30 Jun 2020
Microsoft shutting down Mixer, merges with Facebook Gaming
Microsoft shutting down Mixer, merges with Facebook Gaming
Microsoft invested massive amounts of money trying to compete with Twitch as they acquired Beam in 2016 and re-introduced it as Mixer the next year. ...... 24 Jun 2020
Microsoft rolls out new Windows 10 update with cloud reinstall and tons of improvements
Microsoft rolls out new Windows 10 update with cloud reinstall and tons of improvements
Microsoft has yesterday announced that its long-awaited Windows 10 v2004 update has been given the green light. While the May update, as ...... 28 May 2020 - 3 comments
Microsoft open sourced its legendary BASIC intepreter
Microsoft open sourced its legendary BASIC intepreter
Microsoft's feeling towards open source community have taken a full U-turn during the past couple of years. Most notably, company acquired the ...... 22 May 2020 - 1 comment
Minecraft reached a mind-blowing new milestone, releases new logo
Minecraft reached a mind-blowing new milestone, releases new logo
Ten years ago Markus "Notch" Persson founded the gaming studio Mojang and after a year Minecraft was released. After years and years of breaking ...... 19 May 2020
Microsoft expands Project xCloud availability
Microsoft expands Project xCloud availability
Microsoft's cloud gaming platform, known as Project xCloud, has been available in beta for some time now. Microsoft started the testing in the ...... 08 Apr 2020
Not everything is down due to COVID-19, Microsoft Teams is up to 44 million users, up 775% in Italy
Not everything is down due to COVID-19, Microsoft Teams is up to 44 million users, up 775% in Italy
The coronavirus outbreak has has tremendous effects to global economy, job security, and, most of all, health. Airlines and cruise lines are ...... 31 Mar 2020
COVID-19: Microsoft Teams users rockets to 32 million
COVID-19: Microsoft Teams users rockets to 32 million
Microsoft's Teams service has seen its daily users skyrocket as more employees take their work home. Teams is a group chat and conference ...... 19 Mar 2020
Microsoft shuts stores due to coronavirus pandemic
Microsoft shuts stores due to coronavirus pandemic
The Redmond software giant has notified customers that its stores will be shut while the world deals with the spread of the ongoing pandemic. ...... 17 Mar 2020
Xbox Series X powerful hardware details revealed
Xbox Series X powerful hardware details revealed
Microsoft has revealed what will power its next generation Xbox Series X console when it is launched later this year. According to Microsoft, ...... 16 Mar 2020
Windows 10 is on 1 billion devices
Windows 10 is on 1 billion devices
Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system is installed on over one billion active devices, according to the Redmond giant. Windows 10 launched ...... 16 Mar 2020
Bill Gates to step down from Microsoft board
Bill Gates to step down from Microsoft board
Bill Gates revealed that he will leave the two public boards he serves on to focus his efforts on philanthropy. The world's second wealthiest ...... 16 Mar 2020
Microsoft to reveal Xbox Series X and Project xCloud details in streamed conference
Microsoft to reveal Xbox Series X and Project xCloud details in streamed conference
As coronavirus is wrecking havoc and spreading panic around the world, most of the conferences that we're to be held in the first half of 2020 ...... 12 Mar 2020
Microsoft to announce another new Xbox soon?
Microsoft to announce another new Xbox soon?
Microsoft has already unveiled their upcoming Xbox Series X console that will be battling against PlayStation 5 starting later this year. However, ...... 06 Mar 2020
Microsoft to redesign Windows 10 core icons
Microsoft to redesign Windows 10 core icons
Microsoft is upgrading the icons in Windows 10 and other products with the first changes rolling out in Preview Builds already. It has been ...... 21 Feb 2020
Microsoft: Xbox Series X not to have Microsoft exclusives at launch
Microsoft: Xbox Series X not to have Microsoft exclusives at launch
This is the year of the new game console generation. Sony has already revealed the PlayStation 5 logo, and we all know Microsoft's Project Scarlett ...... 12 Jan 2020
October Xbox Update improves Parental Control, Mixer, Capture, and more
October Xbox Update improves Parental Control, Mixer, Capture, and more
The October update for Xbox One consoles is rolling out this week and it addresses quite a range of features on the console. For starters, ...... 09 Oct 2019
Reports: Iran-linked hackers targeted Trump 2020 campaign
Reports: Iran-linked hackers targeted Trump 2020 campaign
Microsoft has revealed an attempt to identify and target e-mail accounts related to the U.S. 2020 Presidential Elections by a group with suspected ...... 05 Oct 2019
Microsoft unveils new Surface Laptop 3 with USB-C, and a new 15 Ryzen version
Microsoft unveils new Surface Laptop 3 with USB-C, and a new 15" Ryzen version
Microsoft held their fall Surface event yesterday in New York City. By far the most surprising of the product announcements was the company's ...... 03 Oct 2019
   Older entries  

Actively discussed topics

News archive