Sky’s NOW TV, an app that lets subscribers stream movies and other content, has arrived on Xbox One. All existing subscribers of NOW TV’s packages will be able to access the streaming service right from their gaming/entertainment console... keep reading
Last week Microsoft accidentally revealed several new features of Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1, which is the first major update for the platform. The company has officially announced those features today, along with a release date. Develope... keep reading
Microsoft has today announed Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1, the first update for Windows Phone 8.1 which is set to further enhance the operating system for current devices. One of the new features in Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 is the localiz... keep reading
Hot off the presses is the brand new update to the HERE Maps app for Windows 8.1. This app is a fantastic mapping app and it just got even better. On top of the updates, the app is now available globally.
"Since we introduced HERE... keep reading
Runtastic has released their popular fitness apps for Windows 8.1 and you can download them right now for free. The apps include Squats Pro, PushUps Pro, and SitUps Pro, and help you stay fit accompanied by your Windows 8.1 tablet.... keep reading
On July 28th, four of Microsoft offices in China were raided by China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce. At that moment, we weren’t sure about the nature of this sudden inspection, however, new information has surfaced sinc... keep reading
If you happen to be an active user of Beats Music or the Video Tuner app for Windows Phone, there are updates waiting for you in the Windows Phone Store. Both updates offer bug fixes and improvements to the app.
"Beats Music is a... keep reading
Recently, Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone picked up an update, bumping it to version 6.0. The new version comes with performance improvements to make the app faster and more reliable.
Additionally, the app now give users the... keep reading
The cost of getting onboard the Windows tablet bandwagon just dropped a little. The promise of super-cheap devices has now come to something as KingSing unveils its super-budget offering. Measuring 8-inches, the W8 tablet is powered by a... keep reading
If you are looking for a fun new strategy game for Windows 8.1, check out Train Crisis. In this game, you have to guide each colored train toward its corresponding destination while avoiding obstacles that may appear on each level.... keep reading
If you like the idea of getting your hands on a selection of titles from EA on the cheap, a new announcement from the games producer and Microsoft will be of interest. A new subscription service, EA Access, costs subscribers $4.99 per mon... keep reading
Microsoft has rolled out an update to OneNote for Apple's Mac and iOS, adding a few new features based on consumer feedback. These updates are available today in the Apple app stores.
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Microsoft has released an updated Visual Studio Tools for Unity add-on, adding a few new features and bug fixes with the update. If you are a game developer, read on to find out more about this update.
For those that did not know,... keep reading
As the month of July approaches its end, it’s time to take a look at how Windows Phone, and its concerning carriers and manufacturers, fared this month. According to the latest AdDuplex data, the Lumia 52x lineup has continued its dominan... keep reading
Microsoft's Xbox Video service on Windows 8.1 is receiving a much needed user interface overhaul, thanks to a new update that has just hit the Windows Store. As you can see from the screenshot above, the new interface matches the Xbox One... keep reading
In an official blog post, Microsoft has detailed a new feature for Bing called Bing Site Safety Page. In the past, when clicking on a potentially dangerous search result, you were presented with a warning that visiting the site could be d... keep reading
Microsoft has rolled out a new feature to Office 365's admin experience, by adding the ability to receive service communications in Microsoft System Center. For those that did not know, Microsoft System Center is an integrated management... keep reading
Apple's iPad was once at the top of the charts when it came to the tablet market. In fact, back in 2012, Apple's iPad had a 60% share in shipments, compared to the most recent quarterly share of 27%.
Apple continues to be the worl... keep reading
Earlier this year, we heard about Lumia ‘Superman’, a smartphone Microsoft is rumored to be working on for quite some time now. With Lumia ‘Superman’, the company is said to target the selfie-crowd. According to sources familiar with the... keep reading
Microsoft has already launched the successor to the Lumia 520, the Lumia 920 and the Lumia 620 handsets, and now apparently it is readying the launch of the Lumia 730, the step up from the company’s last year Nokia Lumia 720.
Cour... keep reading
It seems like everyone wants a stake in the mini-single-board-computer market. Microsoft has partnered with chip-makers Intel and CircuitCo to make a $299 ‘Sharks Cove’ machine. The company hopes that developers and enthusiasts will use i... keep reading
Lumia Cyan update is rolling out as we speak. So far, the update has reached a number of devices across the globe, including the Lumia 1520, 925 and 625. In the US, AT... keep reading
Not too long ago, Fitbit announced its app for Windows Phone 8.1 devices, which give users the ability to make full use of the fitness tracking band using their WP handset. If you're thinking about getting a new Windows Phone handset, as... keep reading
Readit is by far the best Reddit app available in the Windows Phone store. The app give users the ability to make the most out of Reddit, view posts, add comments, browser subreddits and much more. Recently, Readit picked up an update, in... keep reading
Microsoft is undergoing a lot of change ever since the company came under the leadership of Satya Nadella. According to a new report, Peggy Johnson, a top Qualcomm executive, is leaving to take a high-level job at the software giant.... keep reading
There have been several rumors of an HTC One running on the Windows Phone. It all started a few weeks ago when prolific leakster, Evleaks revealed such work in progress. Now some more information about its existence have leaked. The devic... keep reading
Back in February of this year, we learned about how Foursquare had received $15 million in funding by the Redmond giant to help them become a sustainable business. In return, Foursquare would help Microsoft with their products and service... keep reading
Doodle God and Doodle Devil are two popular apps on various platforms, including Microsoft's Windows Phone and Windows 8. Both apps are now available for free in the Windows Store, allowing you to harness the powers of destruction and cre... keep reading
Android apps seem to be getting a lot of attention from Microsoft at the moment. The OneNote beta has just been updated, and so has the Outlook.com app. This time around, it is the full release version on the receiving end of the update t... keep reading
Back in May, it was confirmed that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer would purchase the LA Clippers for $2 billion. The deal was about to go through, but was blocked after the team's co-owner Donald Sterling had pulled his support for th... keep reading
It's something that users have been requesting for some time now -- the ability to take handwritten notes in the Android version of OneNote. Now that day is here… in the beta version of the app, at least. The beta version now includes the... keep reading
If you love live music, you likely already know about Qello. If not, Qello is a leading on-demand streaming service that provides you with full-length HD music concerts and documentaries. You can find all musical genres from Rock, Jazz,... keep reading
Universal Windows apps - we've heard this term numerous times over the past few months. But what are they? Simply put, Universal Windows apps are developed for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 with little code changes.
In a... keep reading
Fitbit, for those that did not know, is a fantastic wireless activity tracker that lets you know how many steps you have taken, how far you have traveled, how many calories you have burned, and much more. The official Fitbit app is now av... keep reading
So, the rumors start afresh. There has been no official confirmation, but there is talk of a new Surface device this coming October. It looks to be for all intents and purposes like the Surface 3.
The RT version of the third gener... keep reading
As the exciting month of July approaches its end, we've got the list of game titles available for free as part of the Xbox Games with Gold program for the month of August. Xbox One users will be getting Crimson Dragon and Strike Suit Zero... keep reading
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