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Search Results From Siri and Spotlight on iOS and Macs Now Default to Google, not Bing

Search Results From Siri and Spotlight on iOS and Macs Now Default to Google, not Bing

Apple has made a change to the results people will see while using Siri and Spotlight on iOS devices and Macs.

Amazon and Microsoft Enter into Partnership to Make Cortana and Alexa Talk to Each Other

Amazon and Microsoft Enter into Partnership to Make Cortana and Alexa Talk to Each Other

Amazon and Microsoft are teaming up to make their respective personal assistants available to user base through their devices. This means that you will soon be able to summon Alexa on your Windows PC and bring up Cortana on your Echo speaker.

Microsoft Admits to High Surface Book Return Rates in Internal Memo

Microsoft Admits to High Surface Book Return Rates in Internal Memo

Last week, Consumer Reports pulled the recommended status from Microsoft’s Surface devices due to their reliability issues. The data from Consumer Reports was collected after surveying over 90,000 users which pegged the reliability issues with Microsoft Surface Book and Surface Laptop to be around 25 percent.

Microsoft Shuts Down Word Flow for iOS Keyboard ‘Experiment’

Microsoft Shuts Down Word Flow for iOS Keyboard ‘Experiment’

Last year, Microsoft launched its Word Flow keyboard for iOS. The keyboard was different from other popular third-party keyboards already available on the App Store and Microsoft kept updating it regularly with new features and enhancements.

Outlook for iOS Updated with Revamped Navigation and Conversation Experience; Smarter Search Coming Soon

Outlook for iOS Updated with Revamped Navigation and Conversation Experience; Smarter Search Coming Soon

Microsoft today announced a major revamp of its Outlook mail app for iOS and Android with a new Microsoft Graph-powered search, a redesigned conversation experience, quick account switching, and more.

Demand for Microsoft Surface Devices Lower Than Anticipated

Demand for Microsoft Surface Devices Lower Than Anticipated

Microsoft is known to take jibes at Apple’s iPad and MacBook lineup with its Surface lineup. Even recently when the company unveiled the 13.5-inch Surface Laptop, it took a direct potshot at Apple’s MacBook Air lineup. However, it looks like the company had overestimated the demand for its Surface devices. 

Microsoft’s Modern Keyboard Features a ‘Hidden’ Fingerprint Reader and Costs $129

Microsoft’s Modern Keyboard Features a ‘Hidden’ Fingerprint Reader and Costs $129

While Microsoft has already announced plenty of new products recently, the company apparently couldn’t sit still for very long before unveiling something else.

Microsoft Executive Sees the iPad Pro as a ‘Clear Example’ of Apple Following Microsoft

Microsoft Executive Sees the iPad Pro as a ‘Clear Example’ of Apple Following Microsoft

Technically speaking, Microsoft recently launched the fifth-generation Surface Pro tablet, even if the company effectively dropped the numbering system attached to it.

Skype iOS App Gets Redesigned and Adds New Snapchat-Like Features

Skype iOS App Gets Redesigned and Adds New Snapchat-Like Features

Microsoft announced an updated version of its Skype app for iOS today, bringing a big redesign to the fore along with new features inspired by other popular apps.

Apple is Launching iTunes in the Windows Store

Apple is Launching iTunes in the Windows Store

Even when it’s a Microsoft developer event, like BUILD 2017 that’s going on right now, Apple manages to find its way into the mix.