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
Yesterday, Microsoft unveiled the highly anticipated Windows Phone 8.1 operating system at Build 2014 in San Francisco. Nokia already announced that the latest update, dubbed as Lumia Cyan, will reach all Lumia devices in the coming month... keep reading
According to a new report, Window and Windows Phone Store have reached 400,000 apps combined. Earlier, we reported that Windows Store has reached 150,000 apps milestone for Windows Store, which means Windows Phone Store has managed to rac... keep reading
Microsoft rolled out Windows 8.1 Update 1 to MSDN subscribers yesterday, as part of the company's big unveiling of the update during the Build 2014 Developer Conference. For those who are familiar with the recent registry tweak that allow... keep reading
Microsoft recently unwrapped Windows Phone 8.1, the latest operating system for its mobile phones. The platform offers a host of new features, including the voice assistant service, Cortana. While the operating system won’t be coming to y... keep reading
First, to be clear, this activity is illegal no matter where it takes place, but it seems a Microsoft contractor has been caught filming women while working at the company campus in Redmond, Washington.
Court papers have been file... keep reading
Yesterday at the Build 2014 conference, Nokia unveiled two entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 powered smartphones known as the Nokia Lumia 630 and 635. The handsets are expected to reach US shores in the summer, but AT... keep reading
It’s the first day of Microsoft’s developer conference Build, and we have seen tons of announcements today. Nokia too announced its latest flagship device Lumia 930, along with two Windows Phone 8.1 running smartphones Lumia 630 and 635.... keep reading
Windows Phone 8.1 was unveiled earlier today and the Redmond giant has also rolled out the Windows Phone 8.1 Development Tools RC for developers. The Windows Phone development tools include everything you need to develop apps and games fo... keep reading
Earlier today, Microsoft unveiled Cortana for Windows Phone 8.1. Cortana is Microsoft's answer to Apple's Siri and Google's Google Now. Cortana is being touted as the "most personal smartphone assistant" that learns your interests and hel... keep reading
During a keynote presentation at Build 2014 earlier today, Microsoft unveiled an updated Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) browser for Windows Phone 8.1 (upon release), Windows 8.1, and Windows 7. This updated browser is now available for Windo... keep reading
Microsoft has announced a new Skype app for Windows Phone 8.1, which is set for release very soon. The company has decided to outline the new features that are set to appear in this new version.
Earlier today, Microsoft unveiled W... keep reading
Microsoft's Build 2014 Developer Conference kicked off today and it was quite an eventful day. Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 Update 1, and more during the Day 1 keynote and now you can watch the entire three hour event... keep reading
There has been a lot of news coming out of Build 2014 today, and one of the highlight was the official unveiling of Windows 8.1 Update. If you're yet to read it, Zac has an in-depth review ready for your perusal.
But while we alre... keep reading
Moments ago, the Nokia Lumia 930 was announced, which is more like the Lumia Icon for the rest of the world. As rumored before, Nokia isn't done yet and announced their entry-level Nokia Lumia 630 and Lumia 635 at the Build conference in... keep reading
Much of what is being revealed during Build 2014 isn't a major surprise -- rumors have a way of playing spoiler in the case of many big shows these days. Not to mention, if you looked carefully into the sessions listing for the show, you... keep reading
Earlier today, Microsoft unveiled the highly anticipated Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, and mentioned devices running the latest OS will hit retail later this month. Right after Microsoft's keynote, Stephen Elop took the center stage... keep reading
Microsoft has announced that Windows for IoT (the Internet of Things) will be made available free of charge for phones and tablets that have a screen size of under 9 inches. This is big news, and a sign that Microsoft is serious about cat... keep reading