Post Tagged with: "Microsoft"

Plex Media App to Launch in Xbox One
/ April 7, 2014 2:35 pm
Plex Media App to Launch in Xbox One

VentureBeat reports that Microsoft has approved a new app for media platform Plex that will be soon introduced to the gaming console. . Read More

Microsoft to Launch Outlook Web App for Android
/ April 1, 2014 5:22 pm
Microsoft to Launch Outlook Web App for Android

VentureBeat reports that Microsoft is introducing an Outlook Web App to Android. The forthcoming app will introduce Android in line with Windows Phone and iOS both having their native OWA apps. The company also provides an Outlook.com app for Android, but OWA (Outlook Web App) is the cloud version of Office’s Outlook desktop application, explained a Microsoft representative. . Read More

Microsoft Office Takes Number One Spot in Apple’s App Store
/ March 28, 2014 4:23 pm
Microsoft Office Takes Number One Spot in Apple’s App Store

VentureBeat reports that Microsoft introduced its Office Suite of apps for iPad today and Microsoft Word for iPad quickly took the top spot in the App Store with Excel for iPad ranking as the second most popular free iPad application globally and PowerPoint for iPad taking the number three spot. Read More

Xbox One to Consider Allowing Loaning and Gifting of Digital Games
/ March 26, 2014 3:54 pm
Xbox One to Consider Allowing Loaning and Gifting of Digital Games

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Xbox is considering allowing loaning and gifting of digital games on its platform, something already allowed on Valve's Steam platform. . Read More

Microsoft: DX12 Plans to Improve Xbox One Performance
/ March 21, 2014 4:10 pm
Microsoft: DX12 Plans to Improve Xbox One Performance

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Microsoft has plans to develop DirectX 12 graphics performance for Xbox One games. "Xbox One games will see improved performance, and we'll bring the same API to all Microsoft platforms," said Anuj Gosalia, Development Manager of Microsoft. . Read More

GameSpot: Xbox One Controllers Will Eventually Work on PC, Says Microsoft Exec
/ March 14, 2014 3:57 pm
GameSpot: Xbox One Controllers Will Eventually Work on PC, Says Microsoft Exec

This report is from GameSpot: "Reports that Xbox One controllers will not work on PC are flat-out wrong, Microsoft director of product planning Albert Penello said in a post on NeoGAF. He said when the drivers do become available (there's no word on when this will be), you will not need to buy a separate controller." . Read More

Microsoft Plans to Improve “Games with Gold”
/ March 10, 2014 4:05 pm
Microsoft Plans to Improve “Games with Gold”

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Microsoft Game Studios' Corporate Vice President, Phil Spencer, has announced plans to improve the "Games with Gold" service on Xbox, which offers its subscribers access to a limited variety of free downloadable games. Read More

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