Tech: Xbox To Make Over 1 Million Unused Gamertags Available!!

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Ever want a certain gamertag on Xbox, only to find it was already taken? And to make things worse it was taken by an account that hasn’t been active for years. Well get ready because Xbox is making over 1 million of those unused gamertags available again!


Tech: Xbox One Now Supports Backwards Compatibility of Multi-Disc Games!!

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Microsoft extends their backwards compatibility feature for multi-disc Xbox 360 titles on the Xbox One!


(Video) Tech: Microsoft Develops a Touchscreen That Can Predict Your Actions!!

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Microsoft had researchers combine features in smartphones today to create a new type of touchscreen that can predict what you will do.


Tech: Google Chrome Becomes The Most Popular Web Browser Over Internet Explorer!!

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A recent analytic report from Net Marketshare has revealed that Google Chrome recently overtook Internet Explorer by becoming the most popularly used desktop web browser!


(Photo) Tech: Activision Leaked They Are Remastering Call of Duty: Modern Warfare!!!

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A reddit user deleted their account after posting a picture of a screenshot of a, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Legacy Edition, reservation card!


Tech: Microsoft Will No Longer Manufacture New Xbox 360 Consoles!

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Last November Microsoft celebrated the Xbox 360 console’s 10-year run. Now Microsoft will no longer manufacture new Xbox 360 consoles.


Tech: Researchers Find URL Shorteners Create Holes In Cloud Security

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Two web security researchers recently published a study exposing the privacy problems related to using URL shorteners. Microsoft and Google already offer URL shortening services in many of their cloud services. The image above shows Google addresses found through short URLs associated with a single user in Austin, Texas.


(Video) Tech: Gears of War 4 DLC Maps Will Be Free, Alternating In and Out of Operation

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If you own an Xbox One and are a fan of the Gears of War series, here is some news you’ll want to hear about the title and the downloadable content that will be coming with it.


Microsoft Sues Over Law Prohibiting Tech Companies From Telling Customers When Gov Requests Customer Data

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Microsoft is seeking for a federal judge to rollback a law that allows courts to restrict tech companies from telling customers that the government has gone after their data. This is important since much of our lives are personally tied to our devices which are ultimately in the hands of these huge companies.


(Video) Microsoft Issues an Apology For Having Half Naked ‘Dancing School Girls’ at Party

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Women in Tech has become a real ‘hot button’ issue, the fact that Women in Tech account for a very low percentage of actual hires at the big companies, so when Microsoft hired some women to work an after party for the SF Game Developers conference you would think it was good, BUT….


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