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Xbox negotiates possible purchase of Discord

TOPICS: Amazon, Discord, Epic Games, Microsoft, Xbox

Microsoft and Xbox are in negotiations for the possible purchase of Discord. This is what Bloomberg assures based on its sources, a media that already advanced -by minutes- the purchase of Bethesda for 7.5 billion dollars last year. This chat service focused on video games had been looking for potential buyers for some time, setting […]

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Do I need to install an antivirus in Windows or is Microsoft Defender sufficient?

TOPICS: antivirus, malware, Microsoft, Microsoft Defender, ransomware, spyware, Windows 10

Considering that the Windows 10 operating system comes with Microsoft Defender built-in, many users are wondering whether they need to install another antivirus on their operating system in 2021, with all the updates that the company has introduced over the years. Windows 10 comes with its Defender software at no extra cost. It allows users […]

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Microsoft’s cloud generated more money in 2020 than Amazon’s and Google’s combined

TOPICS: AWS, Azure, cloud, cloud computing, Google Cloud, Microsoft, PaaS, SAAS

Adding up the figures that Microsoft has published on its quarterly earnings throughout the year 2020, everything points to the fact that its revenue from its cloud services has doubled the revenue of Amazon and Google combined. The figure is surprising, although it is worth noting that there are important nuances to this disparity in […]

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Microsoft buys Bethesda, owner of The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, Wolfenstein, Doom, Dishonored and Quake

TOPICS: Bethesda Softworks, Dishonored, DOOM, Fallout, Microsoft, Quake, The Elder Scrolls, Wolfenstein, Xbox Game Pass, ZeniMax Media

Microsoft has just announced one of the most important movements in the history of the video game industry: the purchase of ZeniMax Media, parent company of Bethesda Softworks, for 7,500 million dollars that have been paid in cash. The purchase, which is announced one day before the Xbox Series booking campaign is launched and when […]

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The first four Flight Simulator now available for free from your browser

TOPICS: flight simulator, FSHistory, Microsoft, Microsoft Flight Simulator

Do you feel like trying out the new Microsoft Flight Simulator but don’t have a team that runs well? To calm those desires, we bring you a project that will allow you to try the first four games of the flight simulation saga for free. Although you encourage more to buy new components for your […]

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Windows 95, Microsoft’s historic operating system, turns 25

TOPICS: Bill Gates, Microsoft, Start Menu, taskbar, Windows 95

Windows 95 turned 25 years old yesterday. The operating system, which marked a before and after in the history of Microsoft, arrived on the market on August 24, 1995. Of course, computing and technology in general have evolved significantly since then. However, we cannot forget how Windows 95 influenced the digital culture of the time […]

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Microsoft launches its own tool to recover deleted files

TOPICS: data recovery, deleted files, Microsoft, recovery, recovery software, Windows 10

Microsoft has announced the launch of Windows File Recovery, a new tool that will allow users of its operating system to recover files deleted from the machine they are working with, from an external hard drive and even from SD cards. Windows File Recovery is not an application as such. It is actually a utility […]

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Microsoft Defender comes to Android

TOPICS: Android, antivirus, Microsoft, Microsoft Defender ATP, phishing, smartphones, threats

Microsoft Defender ATP is a security platform for businesses. This platform provides companies with a series of advanced tools to protect themselves, since it will allow them to detect, prevent and respond to various types of threats, in addition to being able to use it on different platforms. It is now available for Android, although […]

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Xbox Series X will be backwards compatible with “thousands of games” at launch, adding HDR and 120 fps to older titles

TOPICS: compatibility, HDR, Microsoft, NVMe, SSD, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox Series X

From the original Xbox to Xbox One, Microsoft’s new console will be compatible with titles from all previous consoles as announced by the company. In fact, there will be more than just basic support for these games, the Xbox Series X will allow games from other generations to be played in HDR or even double […]

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The future of Windows 10 is only 64-bit: the steps to make us forget about 32-bit begin

TOPICS: 32-bit, 64-bit, Microsoft, OEM, Windows, Windows 10

The days of choosing between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 10 are numbered. Microsoft has announced that 32-bit versions will no longer be available to OEMs and developers starting with Windows 10 in its last major update in May 2020, also known as Windows 10 2004. The change is the first step in a long, long […]

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