After weeks of waiting and several rounds of rumors, Microsoft may finally announce its new CEO next week. According to Recode, which has spoken to "numerous sources close to Microsoft," word is that Satya Nadella is a favorite for the s... keep reading
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The brand new Beats Music service, set to take on Spotify, Rdio, Xbox Music, and more, launched last week on both iOS and Android. Unfortunately, a Windows Phone app was no where to be seen - until today!
"Beats Music is a new kin... keep reading
Microsoft released Windows 8, complete with a new Start Screen interface, back in October of 2012. Hard to believe it has been just over a year since the release of the operating system. As it turns out, Microsoft has just received the pa... keep reading
Looking for a way to raise some cash to upgrade to an Xbox One? If you've tried everything you can think of to gather together the necessary funds, the answer could be much simpler than you might think. Just take your old Xbox 360 or Play... keep reading
If you aren’t familiar, Evernote is one of the top note-taking apps on the market. The company covers everything from browser extensions, to desktop operating systems to mobile platforms. But it also does much more than just take notes, y... keep reading
It's been a busy month in the Windows Phone ecosystem. While the product has continued to grow stronger, many new apps and dozens of updates were spotted this month. With the month about to end, two popular apps, UC Browser and Fhotolens... keep reading
Bing Food and Drink, which was one of the six apps that debuted alongside the Windows 8.1 update back in October, is finally available for Windows Phone. The only setback, it’s a beta.
“The Bing Food and Drink app makes it easy to... keep reading
Earlier this week, Microsoft slashed the prices of a handful of Windows tablets at their online store, and offered attractive discounts on them. Among the list was the popular Dell Venue 8 Pro, which was down to $229.99 to match the price... keep reading
Xbox One's first major update could arrive as soon as this coming March, a new set of rumors suggest. The new update will supposedly fix the party-chat issue, also later this year, a white console and a 1TB variant of Xbox One may also hi... keep reading
Google has now waved goodbye to Motorola and Lenovo has welcomed it with open arms -- and open wallets. Having changed hands for $2.91bn, Motorola is now free from the shackles of Google and could conceivably start to venture out... keep reading
The Windows Phone Store is home to a plethora of apps, with new apps being added daily. Microsoft's mobile platform has grown immensely and it is all thanks to the dedicated app developers who spend long precious hours to get their app wo... keep reading
If you've spent the time putting together a Windows Phone app the next battle on your hands is getting it installed on as many phones as possible. Word of mouth and online coverage help a great deal with this, but something that will real... keep reading
If you are a fan of Asphalt 8 Airborne on Windows Phone 8, or even Nokia's own Storyteller app, there are two new app updates awaiting your attention in the Windows Phone Store. Both updates are minor, likely containing bug fixes and perf... keep reading
Many of us are anxious for the 2014 Winter Olympics to get underway next week, but if you can’t wait for Sochi to get your sports fix, then Xbox has you covered. The gaming system is kicking off a new event, and it begins very soon.... keep reading
Earning rewards for performing web searches is pretty cool, and that's exactly what's available through Bing Rewards. Search for something you're interested in and you can earn credits that can be spent on all manner of things. Now Micros... keep reading
Take your laptop out and about and you need to start thinking about battery life. There's a lot you can do to maximize the length of time you can spend away from a power socket -- turn down screen brightness, disable sounds and animations... keep reading
Windows InTune is a great service that enables companies to manage mobile devices and PCs using a web-based admin panel. Microsoft has just announced the rollout of an update to the cloud service which subscribers will start to see rollin... keep reading
While Android has continued its dominance over the mobile market shares, according to latest reports from the Wireless Smartphone Strategies (WSS) service, Windows Phone has registered a consistent growth, securing the third place in the... keep reading
Microsoft has several upcoming conferences, which isn’t unusual, as the company loves to hold these shows to communicate with users and developers. The next one up on the schedule is the SharePoint Conference, which kicks off on Monday Ma... keep reading
New VLC for Windows 8.1 screenshots have been revealed, showcasing the current state of the long-awaiting app. At this time, the app is about to be submitted to the Windows Store for approval - yet again.
"We've worked a lot on th... keep reading
While the US giant's productivity suite, Microsoft Office has been scoring flaring profits all across the globe, it just received a major setback in the war against Google. Ministers over at the United Kingdom are eager to cut costs by re... keep reading
Finally, Windows Phone has started getting the traction it truly deserves. Micromax, the leading smartphone manufacturer from India, is reportedly working on making Windows Phone powered smartphones and will be shelling them out soon.... keep reading
Windows Phone developers are becoming more active lately, and are making sure their applications are up to the mark, and good enough to complete with rival platforms. The social networking application Path has been bumped to 188.8.131.527 an... keep reading
Viber is a chat tool that is making great inroads into Skype user-base and the latest update to the Windows Phone 8 app makes a number of improvements that improve the overall experience. For the most part, Viber is very much what you wou... keep reading
Alright, I know what you are thinking. And before you scroll down to the comments and start firing away at me, let me clarify one important fact of this "story" -- the report originates from Digitimes.
With that said, there is lit... keep reading
The NFL Super Bowl XLVIII is set to take place on February 2nd pitting the Seattle Seahawks against the Denver Broncos. Just in time for the event are two updates for the official NFL Mobile apps for both Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8.1.... keep reading
If you live in India and have Lumia 520 or Lumia 625 Windows Phone powered smartphone, there is a good news. The much awaited Lumia Black Update is finally available for your phone.
Last week, Lumia 625 received the said update, a... keep reading
WhatsApp Messenger is one of the more popular messaging apps available on Windows Phone. With over 400 million monthly users, updates keep rolling out for Windows Phone users. Thanks to the GDR3 update for Windows Phone, app developers ca... keep reading
Microsoft has been seeing some positive results from their new Xbox Fitness service, which has already ran more than a million virtual workouts since launching alongside the Xbox One. But it looks like Microsoft is planning to expand thei... keep reading
Microsoft has partnered with the NFL -- anyone who watched the Sunday games this season likely knew this, as the ads were all over the place. Heck Surface was even named the official tablet of the league, with teams now using it in all so... keep reading