When Microsoft first launched Windows 8 back in October 2012 many users were excited about it, but it really failed to impress. After using it many users switched back to Windows 7 or just did not upgrade at all. Market share data provided by StatCounter shows that Windows 8 lost nearly half of users in the last 12 months.
About a week and a half ago I received two e-mails from both Paypal and Starbucks letting me know that I reloaded my Starbucks card with not one, but two $75 payments. That was a surprise to me as I did not reload my card. Upon accessing my account the card the money was put on was removed and I was out $150. I thought it was just a random isolated incident, but it looks like this is the latest way hackers have been stealing money from unsuspecting customers.
Microsoft has just announced all of the editions for Windows 10, which includes 7 in total. The company has decided to unify Windows 10 across its PC, workstation and handheld platforms. Windows 10 has been highly anticipated and will bring with it DirectX 12 support, the new Edge web browser, Microsoft’s Cortana voice-based assistant, better Bing integration and more.
Verizon will be purchasing AOL for $4.4 billion, which is valued at $50 per share. Both companies confirmed this Tuesday. This seems to be a strategic push by Verizon to expand on their Internet of Things and they could definitely benefit from AOL’s digital and video experience.
If there is one Emoji that has been missing from both iOS and Android it is the middle finger! It is the perfect way to tell someone just how you feel. Well Microsoft is adding this Emoji along with several others to Windows 10. Microsoft is the first to have the guts to add this emoji to their operating system.
For quite a while now we have known Microsoft’s new web browser that replaces Internet Explorer and is shipping with Windows 10 as Project Spartan. Microsoft has finally got rid of the codename and has officially named the browser Microsoft Edge. The new name matches up with its rendering engine Edge.
eSports is an industry that keeps on growing, its is incredible to see the growth over just a few years. Over this past weekend a Heroes of the Storm tournament was televised on National TV! Now enters UniKrn, a platform that is made to bet on such tournaments and matches in the eSports world.
It looks like Logitech is doing pretty well, according to their latest press release they have exceeded its fiscal year 2015 expectations with a 28 percent sales growth in the category of gaming, tablet and other accessories. This is their best results in seven years!
I guess today is all about the crazy tech stories, we already told you about the guy who decided to shoot his PC 8 times because it was not working properly, now we have another crazy story. A woman in Japan found our her boyfriend had been less than faithful, so she decided to throw all of his Apple products in the bathtub!
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