Already have a Surface Pro 3? Then you this is the one Black Friday deal at the Microsoft Store you're not going to want to miss! This deal is also great for anyone considering a Surface Pro 3 in the near future. There's a bundle that gets you a Surface Docking 3 Docking Station and a Dell 28-inch 4K monitor that you can't miss out on!
Microsoft is advising potential holiday shoppers that it is completely out of Microsoft Band inventory online at the Microsoft Store. Microsoft suggests that customers who are interested in grabbing a Microsoft Band stop by their Microsoft retail store to see if local locations will have any inventory available. As a consolation for interested Band users, Microsoft also issued a $10 gift code for a $50 or more Microsoft Store purchase in the email for your hardship in locating a Band.
Remember that fancy new feature that allows you to search every tweet ever posted that Twitter announced last week? Well if you're one of the many users of third-party Twitter apps, prepare to be disappointed: Twitter's new search API won't be open to third-party clients, much to the frustration of developers.
Porting games to Windows Phone and Windows 8 is about to get a whole lot easier. A new company called 'Game Troopers' has launched as an independent game publishing service today, and claims to be solely devoted to bringing games from other platforms to the Windows ecosystem. The first batch of games slated to be ported by the company includes Tiny Troopers, Make it Rain: The Love of Money, and Abyss.
T-Mobile took a big step forward today in the realm of transparency over customer data allotments and throttling. A statement released by the FCC indicates that T-Mobile will begin providing a link to a speed test that will provide accurate results for users who have already been throttled for the month, rather than displaying potential network speeds as it currently does. In addition, the magenta carrier said it would be clearer about data throttling in its text alerts once users have gone over their high speed data cap for the month.
Sorry everyone, there is no 'Out This Week Segment' today since this week's release is held to a single digital release, Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions. So instead, we decided to put together a list of our favorite Xbox One games that will be on sale for Black Friday.
We're going to break this down by retailers and include which games they have the best deals on that way it doesn't get repetitive. We'll include games from major retailers such as the Microsoft Store, Target, and Best Buy. For those that are looking for Xbox One console bundles look no further than our Black Friday guide here.
Media Browser, the all-in-one, well, media browsing app for Windows Phone, received a rather large update yesterday, bringing with it a number of new features and goodies. One of the biggest additions is Media Browser Connect, which allows users to access their server with a convenient login rather than dealing with connection details. In addition, the app grabbed other features such as automatic photo uploads, channels, playlists, and more.
Users on the Windows 10 preview build 9879 are starting to see a patch being sent out via Windows Update. Dubbed the Windows Technical Preview November Update, the relatively small update clocks in at just 1.6 MB. At this time, it appears that the KB3019269 update is being pushed out to resolve the bluescreen error that some were experiencing.
Zen Studios, the developer and publisher behind the likes of Zen Pinball 2 and CastleStorm, has today announced the studio's latest pinball table. This new table stars Marvel's Venom, Spider-Man's arch-nemesis. Venom pinball will be coming soon to Zen Pinball 2, Pinball FX2, and Marvel Pinball on platforms including the Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC.
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Killer Instinct - Season 2 gamers on the Xbox One can start downloading a new character, Kan-Ra, to play with starting today if they have purchased the $39.99 Ultra Edition of the fighting game. Folks who have elected to buy the $19.99 Combo Breaker edition can download Kan-Ra on Sunday, November 30 and he will be available as a stand alone purchase in November for $4.99.
Microsoft is planning to release an update for both the Lumia 925 and Lumia 1020, to hopefully address freezing issues many owners have been reporting since updating to Windows Phone 8.1. There has always been the odd issue with the two Windows Phones since both were launched, be it freezing, random restarts or even the occasional serious brick.
You can now pick up a no-contract version of the Lumia 635 on AT&T for just $39 from the Microsoft Store. The deal is a part of the Redmond giant's Black Friday promotion. Other deals that are available today include a $20 discount on Beats Powerbeats 2 in-ear headphones and a $30 price cut on the HP Stream 13 notebook.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are coming up, but you don't need to wait for those days to save big on the Lumia 635 for T-Mobile. Right now, Newegg is having a flash sale where you can get the affordable Lumia 635 for just $99 with no-contract.
Xbox Live Gold members are getting more Sunset Overdirve action, with the game available to them at a lower price. While the 24-hour trial of the game is now over, Gold members can now purchase Sunset Overdrive at a 15 percent discount.
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Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game on Twitch for one hour and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. We took last weekend off from streaming because I was all kinds of sick with a cold. But I'm almost over the cold, so this week I'm back, baby!
Saturday 11/22 at at 8pm Central (9pm Eastern, 6pm Pacific), we played not one, but two games! To start with, we knocked some balls around in Pinball FX2. See the recently released South Park tables in action, plus several more! After that, we played an hour of Grand Theft Auto V's campaign.
We gave out Pinball FX2 "South Park Pinball" codes for Xbox One, Playstation 4, and Steam to many of the readers who participated in the stream! It was a lot of fun, and you can catch up on the whole thing by watching the archived videos embedded in this post.