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2 years ago

Play Xbox One with Playstation controllers and vice versa using the Titan One peripheral

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You know, the Xbox One controller is pretty great. It features a much superior d-pad to that of the Xbox 360's, and unparalleled rumble in the trigger buttons to boot. On the other hand, the bumper buttons are a step back from the 360's, and will never be as responsive as you'd want in a game like Killer Instinct.

A company called Console Tuner is on the case. They have engineered a USB peripheral called the Titan One that lets you use Playstation 4 controllers with the Xbox One, and vice versa. In fact, you can even use Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and pretty much any USB controller on your modern consoles. You have to admit, that sounds like an especially useful accessory.

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2 years ago

Microsoft adds presentation app Sway to the Office software family

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2 years ago

Keep things simple with these Lumia 1520 skins and save 50% today

2 years ago

Sprint doubles data on high-end plans for families and businesses

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Sprint has announced that, starting today, they are offering "double the data" on high-end data plans compared to AT&T and Verizon. Sprint's 32GB, 40GB, and 60GB Family Share Pack plans will now offer 60GB, 80GB, and 100GB at no extra cost. Customers must sign up by October 31 in order to take advantage of the offer. Existing customers can take advantage of the promotion by visiting a Sprint retail store or call Sprint customer support.

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2 years ago

Microsoft offers schools a 10 percent discount on Surface Pro 3

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2 years ago

Hackers charged with stealing Xbox One development kits from Microsoft

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A total of four people involved in an incredible plot to hack into multiple companies and steal intellectual property face various charges, including copyright infringement, identity theft and theft of trade secrets, infiltrating various video game companies and attempting to sell counterfeit Xbox One development kits prior to the console's launch last year.

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2 years ago

Microsoft adds 50 new partners after dropping Windows licensing fee

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Terry Myerson revealed during the launch of Windows 10 yesterday that 50 additional companies have signed on to make Windows-based devices after Microsoft removed licensing fee for the platform. Earlier this year, the software maker announced that it would be giving licensing Windows for free to OEMs building devices with screen sizes under nine inches.

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2 years ago

Blizzard previews Hearthstone's first full expansion

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Blizzard has started talking about plans for the next expansion to it's free-to-play digital trading card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. The game's first add-on, Curse of Naxxramas, arrived earlier this year with a new single-player campaign, but the upcoming new content would be a full expansion, with over 100 new cards for everyone to play with. While Naxxramus was designed with a single-player focus, Hearthstone's first expansion will have something for new and veteran players, according to Polygon:

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2 years ago

Shazam Windows Phone apps updated with new Cortana support

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2 years ago

Microsoft claims it has already paid its share of damages in lawsuit involving Nokia Mexico

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Nokia has been ordered by a court ruling in Mexico to pay damages and cover costs for consumers who purchased defective mobile devices, prior to the company supporting Windows Phone and Microsoft acquiring the handset and services division. However, both Nokia and Microsoft have denied they are liable for these new charges.

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2 years ago

Windows Server and System Center Technical Previews also coming out today

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2 years ago

Run Down, a fast-paced survival game for Windows Phone

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Run Down is a fast paced, arcade styled game of survival where you have to control a falling ball and make sure it never reaches the top of the screen. Call it a reverse jumper game for Windows Phone.

It's a game of survival with simple controls, three difficulty levels and a handful of ball styles to choose from. Run Down isn't an overly complicated game but has it's fair share of challenges. The game is available for low-memory devices and Run Down isn't a bad gaming option to have in your Windows Phone gaming library for the times you need a little help burning a few minutes.

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2 years ago

With 100,000 launch day sales, the Xbox One is off to a great start in China

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2 years ago

Unlocked Mobiles commences sales of Lumia 735 and Lumia 830 in the UK

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2 years ago

Microsoft launches its flagship Windows Phone, the Lumia 930, in India for INR 38,649

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