Author Archives: Ashish

Gifting Games to Friends on Xbox One is Coming Soon

If you always wanted to gift games, apps or anything which is digital, most of the services (Google Play Store, Xbox, PlayStation) have options to get it done through gift cards. While it looks neat, but the joy of getting a game for free from your friend or parent has no comparison. It is also one of the requested features ...

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41MP Nokia Android Smartphone Coming? HMD Partners with ZEISS for Camera Optics

Nokia and Zeiss have a long history together. Yes, it’s the same company which has powered the camera of most of the camera-centric Nokia Phones, and the Lumias which ran on Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile.  Today, HMD Global, the new house for Nokia Smartphones, has announced that it’s preparing to bring back Zeiss Optics to future phones. Interesting to ...

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The Coalition yet again brings Old & Refurbished Maps to Gears of War 4

There is nothing like getting a constant update to the game you play most of the time and while  The Coalition has kept their promise to bring fresh maps for Season Pass holders every month, it’s disappointing that the maps aren’t really fresh. In the July Update for Gears of War 4, there are two maps –Raven Down and Reclaimed Windflare. Raven Down ...

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Windows 10 build 16232 for PC (Insiders) brings WDAG for Edge, Exploit Protection and Controlled folder access in Windows Defender Antivirus

If you are rocking Windows 10 Insider Preview program for Windows 10, Microsoft has rolled out Build 16262 for PCs which brings new features related to Security. You get WDAG for Edge, Exploit Protection and  Controlled folder access in Windows Defender Antivirus. There have been too many security breaches since last month, and Microsoft is pushing hard with this update to make ...

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Paint.NET is coming to Windows 10 Store using Microsoft’s Desktop Bridge

Microsoft Desktop Bridge is a program which allows developers to port their WIN32 /.EXE software to Windows Store. When Microsoft announced Windows 10 S, this is the only option for the developers to get their app working on that version of Windows. Even if it’s not about Windows 10 S,  developers can still get their software to Windows 10 Store ...

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Windows 10 PC Store lets you Buy Xbox One Games

It’s almost a year now Microsoft has been trying hard to blur the line between Devices running Windows 10. It looks like Store Purchases are the first example to that as it now allows you to purchase games for your Xbox from Windows 10 PC. This feature was available on Xbox Live during the Xbox 360 days, and now is ...

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Microsoft Dictate Offers Voice Typing with Translation

We still are waiting for the time to come where everything can go on voice, and also make fewer typos. Dictate from Microsoft Garage is at least one step towards this.  It listens to the words you speak, and then transcribe it words into the Office Documents. While this technology is not new as Skype offers real-time translation, but this ...

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