Gaming

Microsoft’s controller prototype presents Switch-inspired mobile gaming input

Source: USPTO / Microsoft While delivering console gaming experiences to mobile smart devices sounds like a wonderful dream, there’s still the obstacle of control to overcome. Microsoft has officially announced its answer to the Google Stadia cloud gaming platform, and Windows Central reports the company is prototyping controllers for mobile input. Developers have innovated with […]

Computer

Intel’s CPU shortage is no longer affecting Microsoft’s sales

Intel Newsroom/Intel Corporation Intel’s CPU shortage is not having the negative impact on Windows sales Microsoft thought it would. While Microsoft initially reported that the processor manufacturer’s shortage was hurting Windows sales, it appears that Microsoft is now no longer worried about the shortage affecting its sales going forward. According to Tom’s Hardware, Microsoft indicated […]

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Microsoft’s Clippy came back from the dead, but didn’t last very long

Image via The Science Elf/YouTube Image via The Science Elf/YouTube Do you remember Clippy? Before Cortana, Alexa, and Siri existed, the anthropomorphic paperclip-shaped assistant dominated the screens of computers everywhere in the 1990s to help Microsoft Office 2001 users when writing letters. Well, though it has been over 18 years since Clippy last appeared in […]