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Microsoft’s Cortana Coming Soon to Android and iOS

This summer, Android and iOS users will be able to familiarize themselves with Microsoft’s popular intelligent personal assistant known as Cortana. The assistant, which has been around for slightly over a year, has only been available to Windows Phone and Windows users so far. Well, the times they are a-changin’. Soon most of us with a smartphone will […]

Microsoft’s How-old.net Guesses Your Gender and Age

On April 29, during its Build conference, Microsoft launched a new demo app – How-old.net – which uses facial recognition and other data to guess your age and gender. It sounded fun, sure, but what no one expected was for the website to go viral overnight (hashtag #HowOldRobot). The app offers a really simple UI, […]

Microsoft Launches Skype for Business

Last month, Microsoft announced a technical preview of its new Skype for Business, and now the company’s officially launched the service. Skype for Business is currently rolling out to Office 365 customers all over the world, and the rollout should be complete by the end of May. “Skype for Business is based on the familiar […]

Microsoft Announces the Lumia 640 and 640 XL

Although Microsoft is obviously preparing to release its best smartphone model along with Windows 10 in the fall, it doesn’t mean that the famous company showed up to MWC 2015 empty-handed. The new Lumia 640 and 640 XL come at budget-friendly prices and with a one-year subscription to Office 365. New Lumia Phones Here to […]