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Microsoft launching Lumia 840 with Windows 8.1 GDR2 on board

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Microsoft has been putting off launching a new Lumia smartphone until Windows 10 for Phones goes live so that they can launch “the whole package”, all at once. But it looks like the Redmond company is tired of being patient as information has leaked about an upcoming smartphone that might be launched ahead of the Windows 10 for Phones release ...

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PS4 vs XB1 – Which has better AAA Games

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No matter where you go, the general consensus in the games industry is that PS4 has a bigger, better library than Xbox One! But is this really true? It’s very easy to just tally the numbers of games and pick out the few highest rated to make an assertion regarding a console’s superiority. PS4 has more games, and some of its exclusives ...

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Mass Effect 4 Details Leaked

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Game leaker Shinobi602 has done it again. For those who don’t know him, he’s the guy who revealed the release date of The Order: 1886, the reveal of Battlefield: Hardline, and title for the next Halo. Like iDigitalTimes says, “He’s proven time and again to be a reliable source.” What did he do?  He may have unveiled details concerning the new Mass Effect 4. So what ...

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Microsoft and the HoloLens

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Technology in gaming is advancing faster than predicted. Games are becoming more life-like. At the same time, the next-gen consoles allow to players edit and record videos while on their consoles. Currently making its way into the trend of gaming is holographic computing.  Like the Oculus Rift, Microsoft’s new HoloLens will allow them to compete in the Virtual Reality market. Flashback ...

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E3: Expectations for the Xbox

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Time flies. With June around the corner, it’s time to settle down and see what games are coming out. Already, Xbox developers have revealed some big names for the year. Many of them are sequels and rumors. There’s also some surprising news from Phil Spencer, concerning the future of the Xbox. Expectations for this E3 are high. This year, games, ...

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Windows 10 will block all “untrusted” apps, including ripped apps

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Microsoft has announced today that Windows 10 will feature Device Guard, which is essentially a tool for administrators to restrict the installation of malicious software on a Windows 10 machine. The idea behind Device Guard is to prevent malicious software from being installed, but the tool is also targeting untrusted sources in general. The Windows 10 Device Guard feature comes ...

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Is Virtual Reality a Threat?

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Technology is rapidly advancing.  In the last 15 years, we have seen gaming evolve from 3-D animations to life-like environments.  It’s breath-taking if you think about it.  We possess the capacity to upgrade our various forms of entertainment, but will it be our downfall? Virtual reality is becoming the new trend in gaming.  How does it work?  Gamers would wear ...

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Star Wars Battlefront: Totally Worth the Wait

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Have you seen the latest trailer for Star Wars Battlefront? If not, you can take a look below.  The breathtaking trailer of the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront is awesome.  For ten years, we have waited for this game to come out.  We have endured setback after setback, until we faced the grim reality that maybe Battlefront 3 was not going ...

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Xbox One Receiving an Energy Saving Update

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To Xbox One users near and afar, know that your beloved console is never off.  You are adding to your electricity bill by not unplugging your console.  But fear not, there is a new update on the way.  Microsoft intends on giving Xbox users the option of “Energy Saving” or “Instant On.”  However, will it be as effective as they ...

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Halo Online: What is Microsoft Doing?

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In this day and age, nothing is safe. Because technology is so advanced, it’s nearly impossible to keep files from being leaked onto the Internet. Look at what has happened to Microsoft.  Their attempt to create a Russian exclusive Halo game resulted in the “El Dorito” hack.  The not-so-secret Halo: Online has been leaked. Now, modders are working on making the game available for everyone. ...

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