Amazon Just Got Permission from the FAA to Start Testing Its Delivery Drones in the U.S.

The FAA has issued a special “experimental airworthiness certificate” to Amazon, allowing the company to conduct outdoor research, testing, and training of its Prime Air delivery drones. Amazon announced it ambitious drone plans back in December of 2013, but it filmed Continue reading

Microsoft: Stolen Copies of Windows Will Also Get Free Upgrade to Windows 10

Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users this summer, but Microsoft is also extending its offer to software pirates. “We are upgrading all qualified PCs, genuine and non-genuine, to Windows 10,” says Terry Myerson, Continue reading

Microsoft’s Cortana Is Coming to iOS and Android

Microsoft is planning to bring its Cortana digital assistant to iOS and Android as a standalone app. While the software maker has previously confirmed Cortana would come to additional operating systems, Reuters reports that the standalone app will be available on phones and tablets running Continue reading