Not too long ago, Nokia unveiled their latest Lumia 930 which can easily be considered as the international Nokia Lumia Icon - for the rest of the world. Similar to Nokia Lumia Icon, the handset also lacks a few features, including the gl... keep reading
Last month, several users complained of sign-in issues while playing Titanfall. If you were among them, there’s good news for you. Microsoft will be providing you with a free week of Xbox Live Gold.
On March 11, a strange bug disa... keep reading
Microsoft unveiled plans to re-introduce the Start Menu in Windows this Wednesday at it's annual BUILD developer conference, the company had shown off an early pre-release/concept of what they think the Start Menu is going to look like wh... keep reading
It’s been a week since Satya Nadella made his first presentation as the new CEO of Microsoft, and some think he set the stage for the future with his unveiling of Office for the iPad. Right or wrong there are those who feel Ballmer suppre... keep reading
Security problems are usually discovered by geeks and people with a lot of time on their hands, but this is not always the case. In fact a flaw in the security of Xbox One was recently discovered by a five year old boy! While using his fa... keep reading
If you happen to be a regular user of Magnify Beta RSS app, as well as MetroMail Beta, head over to the Windows Phone Store as both apps received new updates which introduce a number of new features and enhancements to the app.
Fo... keep reading
Samsung is ready to set its footprints in the Windows Phone arena. Recently, the company launched the Samsung Ativ SE powered by Windows Phone and up for pre-orders on Verizon, but it seems the Korean OEM is working on more Windows Phone... keep reading
We have grown accustomed to bundles when it comes to Xbox. Microsoft has long been pushing these special edition packs, frequently including the latest hot game, and sometimes a custom controller, perhaps, another item as well.
No... keep reading
Happy birthday to Microsoft, as the company celebrates its 39th birthday today. It was on this day in 1975 that Microsoft was founded. Bill Gates took the helm right from the start with friend Paul Allen serving as right-hand man. Allen h... keep reading
We've seen several leaks and press renders of the Samsung Ativ SE, destined for Verizon, in the past few weeks. As expected, Verizon has silently added the new Windows Phone powered handset to its product portfolio, set to ship on April 1... keep reading
Adware has become the bane of end-user existence -- it seems you can’t install a free program without careful vetting of the process. Windows will pop up with boxes checked, in hopes that customers will click right on past. And they do. I... keep reading
Microsoft has rolled out a new feature for Bing that allows you to link your Windows Phone or Windows Store app to your website, via the Bing Webmaster Tools website. This new feature allows those who search for your website to see a link... keep reading
Microsoft has revealed today that there have been over 12 million downloads of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote for the iPad. In fact, the company just recently released Office for iPad, which included Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.... keep reading
The Microsoft Store is no stranger to deals, especially when it comes to Windows Phone devices. Microsoft is offering $100 off a no contract price for a brand new Lumia 928, Lumia 1020, or Lumia 1520.
This deal ends April 7th and... keep reading
Several months back, Microsoft launched Windows Phone App Studio Beta, a tool that allows you to create an app for Windows Phone without having any development experience. Microsoft has now relaunched the tool as Windows App Studio Beta,... keep reading
It looks as though history is repeating itself. Windows Phone users have become used to coming third in line behind iOS and Android when it comes to getting hold of the latest and greatest apps and the same thing has just happened once ag... keep reading
Microsoft's award-winning Halo Spartan assault is going on sale at the moment on both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 for $1.99. The game offers users a "console-like" gaming experience on the mobile as well as the tablet. For those of you... keep reading
It’s the second day of Microsoft’s annual developer conference, Build. The software giant has released the first developer preview build of .Net Native. Codenamed ‘Project N’, it’s an attempt from Microsoft to enhance the start-up time an... keep reading
April is a busy month for Microsoft. Build, the end of support for Windows XP, the end of support for Office 2003, and the release of Windows 8.1 Update to name but a few. But there's also Windows Phone 8.1 to consider. Not long ago we le... keep reading
In San Francisco today, Microsoft announced the introduction of a total of 44 new features and services to Azure. It as Scott Guthrie who had the pleasure of making the announcements, including the ability to create, manage, debug and dep... keep reading
Day two of Build and we're on to the more enterprise- and developer-centric side of things. Yesterday was dominated by news about Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Update, but today Microsoft has caused ripples of excitement by announcing... keep reading
Microsoft is investigating an issue with the Surface Pro 2's WiFi connectivity, a company spokesperson confirmed to WinBeta today. Several Surface Pro 2 owners are complaining that their WiFi connectivity slows down when the Bluetooth rad... keep reading
If you happen to be a regular user of Facebook Messenger or Facebook Beta, you may want to hit the Windows Phone Store as the apps were updated recently with new features and bug fixes.
Facebook Messenger doesn't need any introdu... keep reading