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April 30, 2015

Microsoft announces Edge, the new Windows 10 browser

Microsoft has announced at their Build 2015 conference its new browser for Windows 10 – the Microsoft Edge.

April 29, 2015

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL hands-on, first impressions

Officially launched earlier today, Microsoft‘s Lumia 640 XL is a dual-SIM phablet with a 5.7-inch display size. We had a quick time with it during the event and here are our first impressions.

March 30, 2015

Microsoft Lumia 435 Dual-SIM Review

With the recent announcement of the local price of Microsoft Lumia 435 and touted as the most affordable Lumia in the Philippines, we take a look at what this Windows 8.1-powered phone can offer while carrying a budget-friendly price tag.

February 11, 2015

Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM Review

The Lumia 535 is the first smartphone released under the Lumia brand by its new holder, Microsoft Mobile. Lumia smartphones are known for its robust build quality with decent specifications that can run Windows Phone OS lag-free. Can Microsoft uphold the reputation Nokia did for their smartphones? Read on to find out.

January 08, 2015

The Best of 2014: Windows Phone 8 Devices in PH

Last year, Windows Phone embraced a lot of worthy attention from multiple OEMs from different countries. Here in the Philippines, we saw Windows Phone emerged through several offerings from Nokia, Microsoft and even Cherry Mobile.

October 02, 2014

Microsoft launches new Office Sway

After announcing the newest OS that will be their new flagship by the next year in the name of Windows 10, Microsoft is now at it again with the launch of the new Office app called Sway.

August 13, 2014

Windows’ hyperlapse algorithm produces super smooth GoPro footage

Windows has developed a new algorithm that can smoothen up your shaky GoPro videos and make it look like you’re hovering over places while wearing a steady cam.

June 07, 2014

Microsoft ups pre-order for Surface Pro 3, starts at $799

Microsoft has launched the pre-order page for their latest MS Surface Pro 3 with a starting price tag of $799.

April 04, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1: Cortana, Action Center & More

Microsoft’s Windows Phone has already faced a lot of updates since its launch, most of it fast through Nokia. Now, a new update arrives and it is packing a lot of due changes. Check on our list of major changes in Microsoft’s latest software update down below; enter Windows Phone 8.1.

August 15, 2013

Windows 8.1 update to be rolled out on October 17

Just a few months after its Preview version was released, Microsoft is now set to roll out the Windows 8.1 update to devices currently running on Windows 8 starting at 12:00am on October 18th in New Zealand or 8:00pm on October 17th local time.

June 06, 2013

A preview of Windows 8.1

Microsoft has uploaded a video on YouTube showing the highlights of what to expect in Windows 8.1 which is coming later this year as a free update for Windows 8 customers.

June 05, 2013

Hands-on: Acer Iconia W3 Windows 8 tablet

For those you who wants to be a get a little more acquainted with Acer’s recently announced Windows 8 tablet – the Iconia W3, we’ve prepared short introduction piece, as well as a hands-on video.

March 30, 2013

Microsoft Surface Pro in the flesh, first impressions

We received this review unit of the Microsoft Surface Pro last week but we only got to unbox it this week-end. We also got to compare it with our own MS Surface RT (which we reviewed earlier here).

March 25, 2013

Early build of Windows Blue leaks, updates previewed

Windows 8 hasn’t completely replaced Windows 7 yet, and Microsoft is already prepping up a big update to the operating system –  the long rumored Windows Blue, which is said to bring a lot of improvements and unification throughout MS’ ecosystem. The OS update leaks in the internet to give us a preview of what to […]

January 06, 2013

HTC Windows Phone 8X Review

Last month we’ve given you a brief primer of the HTC Windows Phone 8x and we’ve recently posted the full review of its more affordable brother, the HTC Windows Phone 8s. Now let’s see if this taller handset is worth your extra cash in our full review after the break.

November 02, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 quick hands-on

A few days ago, we were able to spend a few minutes with Nokia’s upcoming Windows Phone 8 smartphones during Microsoft PH’s launch of Windows 8. Check out our quick hands-on of the Nokia Lumia 920 and the Nokia Lumia 820.

October 25, 2012

Windows 8 Launch, Singapore

Microsoft held the regional launch event of Windows 8 earlier today here in Singapore. Dozens of new PCs, laptops and tablets were showcased in the event that highlighted all of the new features of Windows 8.

October 19, 2012

Microsoft rolls out update for Xbox 360 Dashboard

After a period of beta testing, the software giant started seeding the update for an improved version of the Xbox 360 Dashboard. This update is said to bring in new features to the gaming console’s UI for a more immersive experience.

August 23, 2012

Windows 8 Pro upgrade now out for pre-order at $15

On October 26, 2012, Microsoft will start offering Windows 8 Pro upgrades to all PC users. Those who bought between June 2, 2012 to January 31, 2013 are eligible for a promo price of only $14.95.

July 25, 2012

Windows 8 ‘Project Butter’

We’ve been hearing a lot of stories regarding the complete absence of the performance-sucking ‘Aero transparency’ on the latest build of Windows 8 (similar with windows XP and older), Microsoft has finally decided to stay true to its roots by bidding farewell to the excessive eye candies and gaining raw performance by taking the ‘less […]

July 18, 2012

MS unveils Office 2013, Consumer Preview now out

Microsoft has recently released the consumer preview of their upcoming MS Office 2013 for consumers to take it for a spin.

December 08, 2010

Microsoft demos HTC Mozart at WP7 Launch

During the media Christmas Party of Microsoft last night, they also launched to the media their new mobile OS, Windows Phone 7. On the center of the stage was the HTC 7 Mozart in its lonesome.

November 17, 2010

HTC 7 Mozart to go on Pre-Order this week-end

Microsoft Philippines and Smart Comm. are teaming up to bring a slew of Windows Phone 7 devices to the Philippines this holiday season. First stop is the HTC 7 Mozart which will be available for pre-order starting Friday.

September 12, 2010

Archos 9 Windows 7 Tablet Review

The Archos 9 is among the very few Windows 7 powered tablets I’ve tried and this unit reminds me of the Viliv line of tablets we tried before, only bigger and cheaper. See our full review of the Archos 9 after the jump.

November 08, 2009

F.A.Q: Windows 7 in the Philippines

During the public launch of Windows 7 yesterday, we threw some pretty important questions to Microsoft executives about the new operating system.

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