Posts about Microsoft

As one of the top wish list items, tablets are increasingly popular with plenty of options to choose from. For anyone considering buying a new tablet, or upgrading to a newer model, check out the guide below. You will find out everything you ever wanted to know about the best tablets money can buy. Which…

After Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 billion, it became clear that access to users and data was worth money – a lot of money. It comes as no surprise that BlackBerry were quick on the ball to let the world know that they are looking to improve their cross-platform messaging application, well-known as BBM (BlackBerry…

Information Technology (IT) is a very competitive field, with salaries reflecting the complexity of the work at hand. Here are the top ten IT jobs for 2014. Though salaries are represented in GB Pound Sterling, the ratio of pay is roughly the same throughout the Western Hemisphere. 1. Information Security Analyst Avg Salary: £52,641 Desirable certifications/qualifications:…

The ever-changing computer industry has taken it’s toll on Sony who have announced that they are to sell off their VAIO division to an investment firm. The announcement comes alongside the news that Sony forecast to lose $1.1billion dollars in the year following up to March 2014. The Japanese electronics giant cited a changing computer…

A lot of activity was seen in the domain of gaming consoles during 2013 and it certainly was a good year for gamers all around the world. Just about a year ago, there wasn’t much competition for Nintendo’s Wii U consoles. However, with the launch of Sony’s new PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One, the…

The biggest GTA title from the PS2 era was announced to making it’s way to the mobile world of gaming. Rockstar have now officially announced that Grand Theft Auto will be live on the Apple App Store on 12th December 2013 at midnight. This comes after an official statement was released by Rockstar, the creators…

Rockstar have officially announced that the greatest GTA of the PlayStation 2 era is finally making it’s way to the largest gaming market in the world: Mobile Gaming. The official Rockstar statement stated that the remastered mobile version will be supported on selected iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle and Windows Mobile devices. It will also have support…

A recent teardown by the guys over at iFixIt includes Microsoft’s new toy on the market – the Xbox One. iFixIt are well known for illustrated guides and tutorials on disassembling and repairing tech. The recent teardown of the Xbox One reveals a mighty cooling system to keep the newest generation games console running longer….

With the official release of GTA V only a few days away it was inevitable there were going to be leaks. The latest leaks include gameplay footage, extras and a fully rendered map! Originally during the publishing of this post over 90% of the leak videos were taken down from YouTube under copyright infringements –…

I’m not a huge gamer, but GTA has always been one of my favourite titles. I enjoy the ability to play (mini)games within games and play within a real-world environment. For me, San Andreas was my favourite. The vastness of the map, customization abilities and depth of gameplay made it special. GTA IV was no…

Upon it’s release in April, the Nokia Lumia 720 was the leader for bringing back Nokia’s lost marketshare in the mid-range handsets option. I was sceptical about the Windows Phone 8 platform and how it could compete in a market dominated by iOS and Android. Statistics since the launch of WP8 has shown that there…