Microsoft Releasing Surface Pro Tablet on Feb. 9

Microsoft’s Surface Windows 8 Pro tablet will hit stores on February 9th in Canada and the US. Expect to pay $899 for the tablet alone with 64 GB of storage, or $999 for the 128 GB version. The Surface Pro comes with its own stylus or ‘Surface pen’ and is more power-packed the Surface RT, […]

Microsoft Opens Doors to First Canadian Retail Store

Microsoft opened its first retail store in Canada on November 16th. Located at Toronto’s Yorkdale Mall, the 6,800 square foot venue will contain huge touchscreens to display laptops, tablets, smartphones and an array of Microsoft software and gaming products. The Microsoft store will also be featuring Windows-powered computers including recent models from Samsung, Sony, Acer, […]

Microsoft Offering Xbox Music Service

Say goodbye to Zune and hello to Xbox Music. Microsoft is launching a new digital streaming service to compete head on with Apple’s iTunes, Amazon’s Cloud Player and the slew of other services blanketing the music scene such as Rdio, Pandora and Spotify. Current users of the Xbox in 15 markets worldwide, including the US […]

Microsoft Adds A Brand New Logo

The world’s largest software company released a brand new logo on August 23rd, after keeping its look in tact for the past 25 years. Granted there’s no huge change, as the new four-pane multi-coloured design still resembles the existing logo for Windows, accompanied by a clean, simple, bold font. It’s no secret that the company […]

Microsoft Opens Windows 8 for Testing

The world’s largest software maker, Microsoft released a beta version of Windows 8 on Feb. 29th. The test version of Windows 8 was unveiled at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona to drum up some excitement especially in the wake of Apple’s upcoming March 7th media event in San Francisco to launch iPad 3. Steven […]