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Microsoft is no stranger to computers. The company has come a long way since ‘75 and now creates a range of products and services that span the entire spectrum of consumer tech. Whether you’re a fan of Microsoft Office or the latest from the Surface product family, chances are you’ve used a Microsoft product at one point or another. To help you make sense of the company’s many projects and endeavors, we’ve curated a hub that houses the latest news, reviews, and Microsoft-related tutorials. Windows was only the beginning, after all.

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Xbox Game Pass gets its first Activision Blizzard game very soon

An Activision Blizzard title is finally coming to Xbox Game Pass this month, opening the floodgates for more to come.
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How to recover unsaved Word documents on Windows and Mac

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How to convert HEIC to JPG on Windows 11

An Elden Ring player sits on their horse and looks out at a castle ahead.

Elden Ring: How to find and use Rune Arcs

Copilot on a laptop on a desk.

Gemini Advanced vs. Copilot Pro: which is the better deal?

A laptop running Windows 11.

Beware! The latest Windows 11 update might crash your PC

A man sits, using a laptop running the Windows 11 operating system.

How to pin a website to the taskbar in Windows

The name King of Red Lions floats above a red, customized ship in Sea of Thieves.

How to buy and customize ships in Sea of Thieves

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How to sync your Outlook calendar with an iPhone or iPad

Apple's 15-inch MacBook Air placed on a desk with its lid closed.

The thinnest laptops you can buy in 2024

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How to enable ray tracing in Minecraft for better graphics

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Can you get free V-Bucks in Fortnite?

A person using Outlook on a Macbook.

How to recall an email in Outlook on Windows and Mac

Recalling a message is one of the most useful features of Microsoft Outlook. Here's how to recall an email you didn't mean to send in Outlook on desktop.
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This new GPU feature is ‘a whole new paradigm’ for PC gaming

Microsoft has introduced a whole new paradigm to DirectX with Work Graphs, and it's something every PC gamer should be excited about.
Split screen feature on Windows 11.

How to split your screen on Windows 11

Windows 11 takes the excellent Snap Assist functionality of Windows 10 and bumps it up a notch. Here we explain how to split your screen in Windows 11.
Microsoft's AI Copilot being used in various Microsoft Office apps.

Copilot: how to use Microsoft’s own version of ChatGPT

Formerly Bing Chat, Microsoft Copilot is a feature-filled AI chatbot that is packed with great features. Here’s everything you need to know about the platform.

The best games on Xbox Game Pass for right now (March 2024)

From RPGs to shooters to indie hits, the list of the best games on Xbox Game Pass is massive and keeps growing. Here are the titles you should dive into first.
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How to get the Thunderbolt of Zeus in Fortnite

The Thunderbolt of Zeus lets you rise into the air and hurl lightning bolts at foes below you. Here's everything you need to know about this thundrous item.
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How to get Wings of Icarus in Fortnite

Fortnite has added the ability for you to equip some very famous wings that let you soar through the sky and divebomb your foes. Here's what you need to know.
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Best gaming TVs of 2024 for Xbox Series X, PS5, and more

Resolution, HDR, and frame rate are just some of the important criteria to consider when buying a TV for gaming. Here’s six of our favorite models for 2024.
A man using a PC to view an Excel spreadsheet.

How to shut down a computer with keyboard shortcuts

Need to turn your PC off fast? Keyboard shortcuts can help you immediately choose the sort of shutdown you want to use. Here's how to use them on Windows.
Living room with Microsoft Xbox Series X (L) and Sony PlayStation 5 home video game consoles alongside a television and soundbar.

Xbox Series X vs. PS5: Which should you buy in 2024?

Microsoft and Sony have made two amazing consoles, but which is best for your gaming needs? We put the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 side by side to find out.
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Microsoft’s next event could reveal the Surface Pro we’ve been waiting for

Microsoft has confirmed it will be holding a Surface event on March 21 and teased a new era of work with Copilot.
The Apple Mac Mini being used on a wooden desk.

I love my PC, but there’s one thing I miss from the Mac

This one Mac peripheral does something I always miss on my Windows PCs.
The Proton Mail email app running on a MacBook.

5 email apps you should use instead of Gmail or Outlook

Sick of using Gmail and Outlook for your email? We’ve found five email apps that can freshen up your inbox.
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Everything announced at the March 2024 Xbox Partner Preview

Xbox hosted a Partner Showcase, highlighting some exciting games from third-party studios and revealing a few release dates too.
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Six months later, Starfield’s modding scene is still lost in space

Starfield's modding scene may need some time to fully take off, but even with dipping player counts and negative sentiment among fans, there's still hope.
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What is ChatGPT Plus? Here’s what to know before you subscribe

ChatGPT Plus is OpenAI's paid membership, giving you access to GPT-4, the GPT Store, and much more.
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The Windows 11 Android app dream is dead

Microsoft will be ending support for the Windows Subsystem for Android starting March 5, 2025, meaning the Amazon App Store will no longer work on Windows 11.
The back of the Surface Pro 9, with the kickstand pulled out.

The Surface Pro 10 sounds amazing, and it may be coming soon

A new report indicates that the Surface Pro 10 and Surface Laptop 6 could be launching on March 21, complete with Intel Core Ultra and Snapdragon X Elite chips
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A PlayStation game is March’s biggest Xbox Game Pass addition

Of the next batch games to come to Xbox Game Pass, a game made by a PlayStation-owned studio is the most notable.
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Microsoft Surface sale: Save on Surface Laptop 9, Pro 9, and more

Best Buy has a huge sale on Microsoft Surface laptops right now with big discounts on the latest Surface Pro 9 and many other models.
The main character of Tales of Kenzera: Zau stands with two elemental items.

Xbox Partner Preview March 2024: How to watch and what to expect

Here's what you need to know before tuning into the Xbox Partner Preview that features Tales of Kenzera: Zau and Kunitsu-Gami: Path of the Goddess.
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OneDrive is ruining my PC gaming setup

Microsoft's OneDrive cloud storage service is installed on your PC by default, and it can cause some trouble when playing PC games on multiple devices.

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