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Halo: The Master Chief Collection offers freebies to make up for mistakes

Halo: The Master Chief Collection offers freebies to make up for mistakes

After encountering bugs and hiccups at launch, Halo is making it up to loyal gamers with some freebies. For those who have played Halo: The Master Chief Collection since launch through today, December 19, a number of in-app goodies will be given for free along with a 1-month Xbox Live Gold...
Microsoft donates $2 million in software, 200 tablets to youth charities

Microsoft donates $2 million in software, 200 tablets to youth charities

Microsoft took to NBC's TODAY show to make a sizable contribution to the Holiday Toy and Gift Drive. As part of Microsoft's YouthSpark initiative, Microsoft donated $2 million in software and 200 HP Stream Windows tablets to NBC-sponsored charities and other organizations serving youth. "We...
Xbox Music

Listen to Black Messiah on Xbox Music and watch The Equalizer on Xbox Video

There's so much good stuff on Xbox Music and Xbox Video. How do you keep up with what's new and worth checking out? You don't have to; we'll do that for you. Every Friday we'll grab the hottest albums and singles on Xbox Music. We'll also let you know what movies and television shows are out to...
Words with Friends makes the jump to Windows

Words with Friends makes the jump to Windows

After a launch on Windows Phone, Zynga has finally made Words with Friends available for Windows 8.1. Now, you can challenge and chat with friends through the app on your laptop or Windows slate. The app also brings cross-platform compatibility to your gameplay so you can access all your games on...
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff brings Quahog to Windows Phone 8.1

Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff brings Quahog to Windows Phone 8.1

After launching on Windows 8.1, Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff is now landing on Windows Phone 8.1 devices. The game asks you to be guardian of Quahog as you help rebuild it from the destruction created by Peter Griffin. You're also tasked with keeping Quahog safe. Here are some of the things...
Halo 5

Check your Xbox Live inbox for Halo 5 beta codes

Check your messages on Xbox Live because you just might have your access code for early access to the Halo: 5 Guardians beta. Yesterday Microsoft announced that those in the Xbox One Preview program would be getting access to an early beta of Halo 5 this weekend from December 19 through December...
Evernote Context automatically adds augmented intelligence to your notes

Evernote Context automatically adds augmented intelligence to your notes

Evernote is adding what it calls "augmented intelligence" to Windows app with a feature called Context. Available to Evernote premium subscribers, Context essentially adds relevant contextual information as you're typing in your notes. These tidbits of information could be culled from existing...
Hey Cortana

First images and video of voice-activated 'Hey Cortana' revealed

As Microsoft rolls out the Lumia Denim update, one feature those with newer Lumias are looking forward to is 'Hey Cortana'. Based on passive-voice activated technology similar to the Kinect, the forthcoming feature lets users call up Cortana by merely using their voice. The feature works even...
Linx 8

Staples UK offering probably the best deal yet on a Windows 8 tablet

The British arm of Staples has a deal so hot on a Windows tablet right now that we've not even had time to open the box before writing about it. Right now and for an unknown, yet likely highly limited time, you can pick up the Linx 8, 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet for £49.98. That's a £50 reduction...
NOAA Radar and Hilton HHonors, the fifth of 12 Days of Hidden Gems

NOAA Radar and Hilton HHonors, the fifth of 12 Days of Hidden Gems

For day five of our 12 Days of Hidden Gems, we are briefly moving away from connected devices to some useful apps. Even better, the two apps we are highlighting today are universal available on Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone, bringing a unified experience to your multiple devices. Today's Hidden...

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