Friday, April 6, 2018

Destiny 2 free trial blasts off on November 28

If you've held off on giving Destiny 2 a go, you'll soon get a chance to try it out for free. Destiny 2 is getting a free trial, giving players a...

This week’s Deals with Gold feature Never Alone and Sine Mora

Every week Microsoft and certain publishers discount numerous games for Xbox Live users. Some deals are available only to Xbox Live Gold members and others are available to anyone who...

How to Block the Install of Extensions in the Edge Browser

The Anniversary update for Windows added support for extensions in the Edge browser. You can now install extensions directly from the Microsoft Store or by clicking on the “Extensions” option...

Does Xbox One X really improve loading times? We did some testing to find...

Microsoft boasts a "50 percent faster" hard drive on Xbox One X, over standard models. But what does this actually mean in real-world scenarios? Xbox One X, Microsoft's latest video games...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds install ‘up to 30 GB’ on Xbox One X

Retail copies for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds are surfacing across major retailers, indicating an install size of up to 30 GB on Xbox One consoles. Later this year 2017's biggest success story in...

Black Mirror for Xbox One review: Horror disappointment at every turn

KING Art's 2017 reboot of the popular 2003 horror/mystery game The Black Mirror retains some of the magic of the original, but overall suffers massively from a myriad of problems....

Microsoft Research’s latest app uses AI to teach you Chinese

Microsoft's research arm is going all-in on AI as a language learning tool with its latest app. Called simply Microsoft Learn Chinese, the iOS app is intended to give learners a...

Freda eBook Reader gets modest update on Windows 10

Freda, a free eBook reader for Windows 10, has snagged a modest update with a handful of new features and improvements. New in the latest update to Freda is a "better"...

Microsoft consolidating Office Delve into future search efforts on Windows 10

Microsoft recently pulled its Delve app for Windows 10 from the Store, but it turns out the move may be in service of a broader search vision. Office Delve for Windows...

Skype dropping support for Facebook sign-ins

If you're still using a Facebook account to sign in to Skype, you'll have to switch to a Microsoft account soon. Starting in January 2018, Microsoft says (via Thurrott) you'll no...