When it comes to rumors, it's easy to get wrapped up in all the excitement and hear only what you want to hear. The usually-reliable @evleaks has provided us with a number of leaks and hints over the last couple of weeks, one of them sugg... keep reading
Yammer is a valuable tool for teams looking to collaborate on projects and keep in touch with each other. Microsoft has announced that it will be made available on Office 365 Midsize Business and Education plans as standard. Since acquiri... keep reading
Technology analyst firm Gartner is predicting that of shipments of notebooks and desktop PCs will continue to decline into 2015. From 2013 to 2014 a drop of 5.4 percent is expected, slowing very slightly to 5.3 percent moving int... keep reading
One of the next releases on the horizon is the beta version of Destiny from Budgie and as is becoming increasingly common, a beta version will be made available ahead of the official launch. Destiny is an intriguing-looking title... keep reading
Over the last year, Microsoft partnered with Perfecto Mobile to deliver mobile testing extensions to Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, and Visual Studio Online based on Perfecto Mobile’s MobileCloud platform. Today, the Redmond-based... keep reading
Microsoft will be discontinuing two of its mapping products, MapPoint, and Streets... keep reading
Enter the world of archery with this brand new app for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone. With Archerific, you can aim your bow and hit targets with lightning, fire, laser signs, and modified win resistant arrows.
"Welcome to the worl... keep reading
We’ve heard the Nokia ‘McLaren’ codename quite a bit now. We know that it’s a high-end flagship device, that it’s possibly the successor to the Lumia 1020, that it’s due for a Holiday 2014 launch, and that it will come with a new 3D Touch... keep reading
Last week, a rumor suggested that Microsoft is working on a successor of their flagship phablet released last year, which is reportedly heading to T-Mobile. The news came from none other than the well-connected @evleaks, and he's back wit... keep reading
Microsoft has revealed today that the 1080p 5-inch Lumia 930 will arrive this week in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. This device, powered by Windows Phone 8.1, will come in a variety of colors and packs quite a punch.
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Microsoft has rolled out a new version of Skype for iPhone, bumping the version number to 5.2. In this version, Microsoft had added features requested by consumers - Voice Messaging support and Profiles.
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Microsoft can no longer be considered solely as a ‘software giant’, not with devices like the Xbox, Surface, and Nokia under their wings. In addition to PC accessories and the upcoming "smartwatch" of course. If we were to guess what the... keep reading
Microsoft is launching the second Kinect for Windows on July 15th, as listed on the online Microsoft Store. The first iteration of the device was launched for Xbox console, though, it soon became very popular among Windows developers. The... keep reading
Remember a few weeks ago when on of the Windows Phone Product Engineers said that Cortana would be launching in the UK within the next few weeks? Well, it doesn't look like that's happening now, according to the official Windows Phone UK... keep reading
It’s been months since we have been hearing the rumors of the existence and launch date of a 7 to 8-inch size Surface Mini tablet. We hoped that Microsoft would unveil it at its Surface event in May, but for some reason that didn’t happen... keep reading
The Xbox platform contain numerous options for entertainment. In fact, it could be considered as much of a set-top box as it is a gaming console. Microsoft has intentionally positioned the Xbox in that market, aiming to get into as many... keep reading
For months we have been speculating what Microsoft plans to do with its latest Android handsets. Last month the company launched Nokia X2, the update to its Nokia X lineup that run on Android. Now, according to a new leak by prolific leak... keep reading
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 comes packed with several new features over its predecessor, the Surface Pro 2. The screen is larger, the device is faster, and it also comes with a flexible kickstand for better lapability. But did you know that... keep reading
Japan is not the best market for Windows Phone. According to Kantar's figures for the month of May, the market share for Windows Phone on Japanese shores was almost 1.4 percent, with iOS being on top with 51.1 percent. In an effort to inc... keep reading
With the recent increase of Windows Threshold information, we’ve decided that it would be a good idea to throw it all into one convenient place for users who might not have caught everything, and for users who do know everything to share... keep reading
In a recent interview with COO of Electronic Arts (EA), Peter Moore, we learned that the gaming company is excited to see the fight between Sony's PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Microsoft's Xbox One as the holidays approach. In fact, EA sits sma... keep reading
Microsoft's Windows Phone Store is home to plenty of top Windows Phone apps, with new apps coming in on a weekly basis. Let's take a look at the Windows Phone Store and see which apps are at the top of the charts when it comes to the free... keep reading
Let's face it. We spend too much time in front of our computer screens. What if we could create speech or MP3 files for articles or documents and read them on the go? Check out the Share to Speech app for Windows 8.1, which aims to make i... keep reading
Microsoft have posted an Xbox Live service alert warning that there is a disruption to the service. The disruption particularly affects those trying to download content that has already been purchased.
“Xbox members, we know some... keep reading
The Surface Pro line of hybrid PC’s, including the recently released Surface Pro 3, were designed as road warriors, devices that could handle your full computing needs on the go. With each generation introducing new features to make the d... keep reading
With July 4 falling at the end of this week, it was a little quieter than normal on the news front. But there was still plenty to talk about, including the revelation that Windows 9 could well be free for Windows 7 and Windows 8... keep reading
HP has announced its latest range of notebooks and touch convertible systems for Indian consumers. The company unveiled several of its laptops in the HP Pavilion Notebook Series, Pavilion x360, Pavilion 23 All-in-One, and the HP Envy 15 n... keep reading
It's Saturday, July 5th, and its time to take a look at the Windows Store, which is home to both Windows 8.1 and Windows RT apps. Let's take a look at the total app count, which apps are at the top of the charts, and highlight some new ap... keep reading
The Lumia 1520, for those that do not recall, is a 6-inch Windows Phone device featuring a 20MP camera. The device is known for its large FullHD display, 2.2Ghz quad-core CPU, 2GB of ram, 32GB of storage, and is currently only available o... keep reading
It should come as no surprise that those who work at Microsoft are likely using a Microsoft product, such as Windows Phone powered smartphone or a Windows PC. However, the culture in the organization is rapidly changing -- especially with... keep reading
Nokia Lumia 930 is up for pre-orders in various parts of the globe, with the shipments set for this month, with most retailers and carriers starting deliveries from July 10th. Until now, we didn't come across a solid word about the launch... keep reading
We've heard a couple of rumors recently about potential rebrandings at Microsoft. We've heard that the Surface name might not be with us for much longer, and also that the Nokia Lumia range could be gaining a new moniker. A new l... keep reading
The Nokia Lumia 930, which has been making a lot of buzz around the world, is set for an official launch in India. The nation’s largest e-commerce website, Flipkart, has listed the device as “Coming Soon.” As of now, that is all the infor... keep reading
Microsoft is currently developing the next major version of Windows, currently known as Windows Threshold or Windows 9. We've been tracking development via a user on Twitter, who constantly watches app logs to check for new build numbers.... keep reading
CNBC (the Consumer News and Business Channel) has launched their official app for Windows Phone. The app gives its viewers the ability to watch full episodes of their popular Business Day and Prime shows right on their smart phones.... keep reading
Now you can become a high roller with Microsoft Jackpot, a new app from Microsoft Studios, without having to hit the local casino. This free app lets you experience uniquely themed slot machines with fantastic sounds and visuals.
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