Articles by Rich Edmonds

Realarm
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 27, 2015

Updated - Evidently, the old changelog was still being used. We have updated the article with the correct version (1.3) and new changelog!

Realarm for Windows Phone has been updated to version 1.3. For those who aren't familiar with Realarm, it's an alarm clock for your...

Microsoft Snip
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 27, 2015

Microsoft has a new tool currently in beta that should prove useful for those who enjoy taking a screenshot or two and subsequently editing them with some drawings or audio. Microsoft Snip lets you capture screenshots and then draw some lines over them before sharing with friends and...

Spider-Man
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 27, 2015

Gameloft has released Spider-Man: Ultimate Power on the Windows Phone Store. The title is an arcade runner, tasking the player with saving Mary Jane, who has been kidnapped by The Green Goblin, Sandman, and Venom.

Lara Croft GO
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 27, 2015

Lara Croft GO is a brand new turn-based puzzle title by the same company that brought the world Hitman GO. Taking the same experience and art direction of the previous GO title and mashing it together with Tomb Raider has resulted in a beautiful take on Lara Croft. Prepare to be...

Windows 10 Office Preview
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 26, 2015

Microsoft has rolled out an update to the suite of Office Mobile apps currently available for both smartphone and PC owners rocking Windows 10. The apps previously left the public preview, ahead of the Windows 10 launch.

VMware Fusion 8 brings support for Windows 10, Cortana and DirectX 10
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 25, 2015

VMware has released Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Pro. This latest iteration of the company's virtualization suite enables consumers with a Mac to install and boot Windows without forking out for a separate PC. Fusion 8 introduces a number of new features, including support for Windows 10,...

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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 25, 2015

Microsoft has announced the Nokia 222, as well as a dual-SIM variant. This new phone is powered by Nokia Series 30+ and offers limited connectivity to the internet at an affordable price. Utilizing both Opera Mini and Bing, Microsoft has bundled a variety of services on the Nokia 222.

Oddworld
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 25, 2015

Larry Hryb (Major Nelson) has shared with Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners what deals they will be able to take advantage of this week as part of Microsoft's Deals with Gold promotion. This week we're looking at the likes of Oddworld: New 'n' Tasy and Worms Battlegrounds.

Microsoft Band
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 24, 2015

The Microsoft Band is currently on sale at Amazon. The popular wearable has seen various price reductions at multiple sources, including Microsoft's own store only recently. You can grab the Microsoft Band for $150 (or £150 if you reside in the UK).

RealSense Camera
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 20, 2015

Microsoft's Windows 10 introduced some new features in the security department, namely fingerprint, eye and face recognition. The Australian decided to perform a series of tests using identical twins to see if Windows Hello would confuse the two siblings due to their incredible...

Parallels Windows 10
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 19, 2015

Microsoft's personal assistant Cortana is not officially available on OS X, but that hasn't halted Parallels releasing version 11 for the Mac, which not only includes full support for Windows 10, but also Cortana too.

Crimsonland
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 19, 2015

Crimsonland, the popular top-down shooter by 10tons is currently available as part of the PC & Android Humble Bundle 13. This bundle will be available for two weeks, allowing you to pay exactly what you desire for the packaged titles, all while supporting select charities in the...

Intel Skylake
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 19, 2015

Intel has shared details of the company's next-generation processor line, codenamed Skylake. Numerous new features have been covered, including improved performance and graphics, advanced power savings, support for more than a single 4K monitor, and more.

VAIO
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 19, 2015

VAIO plans to return to the US later this year. The newly reformed company in Japan has exclusively built, launched and supported hardware in the region without rolling out in other important markets. But this looks set to change with the company planning to sell computers outside Japan...

Windows Camera
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 19, 2015

Windows Camera for Windows 10 has been updated, bumping the app on Microsoft's desktop OS to version 5.49.3001. Unfortunately, while we enjoy updating the vast collection of apps we have installed, there's no changelog to accompany this latest release.

Surface Pro 3
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 18, 2015

Just in case you haven't yet picked up the Surface Pro 3 and are looking at the various configurations, Microsoft has kicked off quite the deal on the company's official US store. For today only, you'll be able to save $200 on the 128GB Intel i5 Surface Pro 3.

GTA V
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 18, 2015

Microsoft's Larry Hryb (also known as Major Nelson) has revealed just what will be made available for consumers to enjoy this week as part of the Deals with Gold promotion. There are only a few entries for Xbox One owners, while those rocking the Xbox 360 will be able to enjoy a wide...

Xbox app for Windows 10
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 18, 2015

There's a special quality setting that was hidden away in the Windows 10 that allowed those who managed to configure it to enjoy high quality streaming capabilities from their Xbox One. While we shared a step-by-step guide to get the very high quality setting activated, Microsoft has...

Microsoft Band
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 18, 2015

Amazon UK is currently running a promotion on the Microsoft Band, as part of the online retail giant's Lightning Deals. The wearable (in both medium and large sizes) can be yours today for just £124.99, saving as much as 26% off the original pricing.

Macbook Windows 10
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by Rich Edmonds
Aug 13, 2015

Apple has published a new page on the company's support website, which details Boot Camp support for Windows 10. Listed as Boot Camp 6, this update will soon be available for all OS X users to download and install, enabling them to deploy Microsoft's latest operating system on their Mac...