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Microsoft is no stranger to computers. The company has come a long way since ‘75 and now creates a range of products and services that span the entire spectrum of consumer tech. Whether you’re a fan of Microsoft Office or the latest from the Surface product family, chances are you’ve used a Microsoft product at one point or another. To help you make sense of the company’s many projects and endeavors, we’ve curated a hub that houses the latest news, reviews, and Microsoft-related tutorials. Windows was only the beginning, after all.

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Will my computer automatically update for daylight saving time?

Check out these solutions you can try if you're having trouble with your Windows or Mac automatically updating for daylight saving time.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ with Type Cover price slashed by $330

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‘Compact Mode’ can’t fix the Xbox app. Here’s what could

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Microsoft Word Free Trial: Get a month of service for free

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All upcoming Xbox Series X games: 2023, 2024 and beyond

How to use a blue light filter on a PC or Mac

How to use a blue light filter on your PC or Mac

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A major Windows update just launched. Here’s what’s new

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Best gaming TVs of 2023 for Xbox Series X, PS5, and more

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All charm locations and effects in Alan Wake 2

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How to show all collectibles in Alan Wake 2 with the Mayor Setter Charm

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 is down to its cheapest ever price

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How to find your computer specs on Windows 11

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Hear me out — Windows on ARM could actually work this time

A few important announcements this week have convinced me that Windows on ARM might finally happen.
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Everything announced at the Xbox Partner Preview

Xbox's first ever Partner Preview showcased some big third-party titles, including Metal Gear Solid 3 Delta.
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Here’s how to quickly and easily convert a PDF to Excel

Excel gives you tons of options for editing, but what if your file is a PDF? Here's how to convert a PDF into an Excel file with ease. Just follow these steps.
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Qualcomm says Oryon chips are faster than Macs’, but we’ve been here before

Qualcomm finally debuted its first Oryon chip for Windows laptops after two years of waiting, but we've been down this road before.
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Check out this fantastic horror game before it leaves Xbox Game Pass next week

One of the best horror games on Xbox Game Pass leaves the service next week. Make sure you play it before Halloween season ends.
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Save $70 on the Xbox Series X with Forza Horizon 5

Walmart has a fantastic deal for anyone planning on buying an Xbox Series X with $70 to be saved and Forza Horizon 5 to gain.
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Windows is holding back the future of handheld gaming

Handheld gaming PCs are getting increasingly popular, and although some rely on Windows 11, that OS isn't the future for this form factor.
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Here’s how to combine PDF files the easy way

No matter your operating system, knowing how to combine PDF files is a good skill. We'll teach you the best ways to do so for Windows, macOS, or via the web.
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Madden NFL 24 for PS5 and Xbox Series X is 39% off

Pick up a copy of Madden NFL 24 for the PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series one for only $43 with this deal at Amazon.
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Microsoft Surface Laptop 4, Surface Laptop 5 prices slashed

The stylish and powerful Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 and Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 are on sale from Best Buy, with discounts of $200 and $300, respectively.
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How to remove a login password on Windows 11

Removing your login password in Windows 11 is quite an easy process. Here's how you can do it in a few simple steps.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 9 with Keyboard just got a big discount

The Microsoft Surface Pro 9 with a keyboard cover, which allows it to switch from tablet to laptop, is on sale from Best Buy for $1,100 after a $440 discount.
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Surprise: Windows 11 is doing much better than we thought

Microsoft's relaxed rollout strategy for Windows 11 has yielded more hopeful results as the system bit half a billion users ahead of schedule.
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Where to get the Pilgrim’s Perch Key in Lords of the Fallen

If you've been exploring Pilgrim's Perch and found that you can't open certain doors, it's because you'll need to pick it up back in Skyrest for a pretty penny.
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One of the year’s best reviewed games is coming to Xbox Game Pass

This year's Dead Space remake is coming to Xbox Game Pass this month, though one of the service's best games is leaving.
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I know nothing about cars and even I’m obsessed with Forza Motorsport

It doesn't matter if you love cars or can't drive at all: Forza Motorsport's delicate gameplay makes it the ultimate chill out game.
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How to get Severed Hands in Lords of the Fallen and where to donate them

If you'd like to know how to get your hands on, well, some Severed Hands, we'll tell you how to get ahold of some and where you can donate them for loot.
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I love Macs. But here are 5 reasons I keep coming back to Windows

Windows 11 and macOS are the two dominant operating systems in use today. But Windows holds three times the market share. Here are five reasons why.
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In the year of AI, is background blur really the best we can do?

2023 has definitively been the year of AI, but with a new generation of hardware promising AI accelerators, what will we actually use them for?
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How to get Pilfered Coins in Lords of the Fallen and where to donate them

If you enjoy helping other players or you need help yourself, you'll likely come across a multiplayer currency known as Pilfered Coins in Lords of the Fallen.
Sunless Skein in Lords of the Fallen.

Where to get the Sunless Skein Key in Lords of the Fallen

If you've passed some doors that require the Sunless Skein Key but haven't been able to find this elusive item, we'll tell you where you can round it up.
A close-up of someone using Microsoft Teams on a laptop for a videoconference.

Common Microsoft Teams problems and how to fix them

Microsoft Teams serves as a vital link for businesses and organizations that helps ensure seamless communication. Here's how to fix some common problems.

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