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Posted: July 11 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Videotuner1 100x100 Png The Windows Phone platform and its phones have been an exciting way to view and shoot video, but editing that video has been somewhat of a chore on the phone. Microsoft this week released a Video Tuner program that will now allow video editing on Windows Phones for all.

Posted: July 2 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Lumia635 1 100x100 Jpg Windows 8.1 is slowly making its way to US cell phone makers, and the news about the phones arriving will certainly make Windows Phone fans excited. On Tuesday, Microsoft and T-Mobile along with Metro PCS will be getting the Lumia 635, for as low as $99.


Posted: June 27 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Skype219 1 100x100 Png Skype for Windows Phone has gotten a number of recent updates in the past few months, but the biggest one came on Thursday. On Thursday, the company released the latest Skype for Windows Phone update, that gets native voice call transfers and Cortana integration for users.

Posted: June 9 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Winphone81computex1 100x100 Jpg Computex is one of the largest computer trade shows on the planet, and this Taiwai based show usually gets a lot of new gadgets announced. Nonetheless, new Windows 8.1 phones were announced by partners at the Computex show, and show off the new power of Windows Phone 8.1 on these devices.


Posted: April 9 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Winupdate81a 100x100 Png As Windows continues to evolve on the desktop and tablets, Windows 8.1 has gotten a lot of tweaks and updates. On Tuesday, Microsoft officially rolled out the Windows 8.1 Update on its servers for download, and the updates should give users more of the classic Windows feel and charm.

Posted: March 10 2014 - Written by: Yasir Saeed

Windows 8 Metro Logo 300x1761 100x100 Png Windows 8.1 was released, now even with an update. But what is eye-catching for the tablet users? Read the article


Posted: February 21 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win81cortana 1 100x100 Jpg As Siri is one of the most desired features of the Apple iOS operating system, rumors about Microsoft getting their own type of personal digital assistant. This PDA known as Cortana has been talked about, but on Thursday got a lot more real than ever before.

Posted: February 20 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Actioncenter81 1 100x100 Jpg Those who use Windows Phone are eagerly awaiting the new Windows Phone 8.1 update, and with it a huge number of updates that will hit the phone. On Wednesday, a preview video or leak of the upcoming notification center was released, and shows what is coming for Windows Phone users.


Posted: February 18 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win7lives 1 100x100 Jpg As Microsoft rolls out Windows 8 for more and more business users and enterprise customers, the Windows 7 systems surprisingly still sell very well. On Friday, Microsoft gave its OEM partners longer to keep building machines with Windows 7 as a sign that enterprise still means a lot.

Posted: February 14 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win8twohundred 1 100x100 Jpg Windows 8 has been judged a number of different ways by critics and users, but the number of licenses is generally the sign of success for a Windows product. On Thursday, Microsoft’s executive vice president Tami Reller announced a 200 million license mark for Windows 8.


Posted: February 12 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win81leaks 1 100x100 Jpg As all the news for the past week has been about the upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 1, on Tuesday, the news about the Windows Phone 8.1 leaks were unleashed. The upcoming release isn’t scheduled for months, but gives promise to Windows Phone users and developers for a new system ahead.

Posted: February 7 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win81lang 1 100x100 Png The world of Windows and especially Windows 8.1 is becoming more and more of a global convergence. On Thursday, Microsoft in its Windows Experience Blog, highlighted the world power of Windows 8.1. The blog update talked about the over 7,000 languages available in Windows 8.1.


Posted: February 4 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win81update1 1 100x100 Jpg As the latest news surrounding the latest Windows 8.1 Update 1 has been discussed daily, the latest news came as a surprise to many on Monday. The latest update leaked across the Internet on Monday across file sharing websites, and for the first time visually shows the update for real.

Posted: February 4 2014 - Written by: Dave Amodt

Msft Win811update 1 100x100 Jpg As rumors continue to persist about the Windows 8.1 Update 1 release in the next few months, the latest rumors about the start screen have surfaced. The latest news about the update seems to indicate that the Windows 8.1 Update 1 will give users a desktop launch overall.


Posted: February 4 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Lenovo Motorola Deal 300x1701 100x100 Jpg Lenovo have take Motorola off of Google’s portfolio in a recent deal. What does this mean for the future of both companies?


Title Cheers! Thumbnail Date Author
Microsoft: How To Search On Windows 8 – File Search, Settings Search, App Search 5 Orange October 21, 2011 Shailpik
More Personalized Windows Phone 8 Store To Offer App Suggestions Based On Bing Searches 4 Orange November 13, 2012 Shailpik
Free Download: Windows Phone 8 Skype Preview App 3 Orange November 13, 2012 Shailpik
Comparison of Windows 8 and 8.1 features 3 Orange Windows 8.1 November 7, 2013 Yasir Saeed
DirectX 11.1: Windows 8 Users To Have Exclusive Access To New DirectX 3 Orange November 13, 2012 Shailpik
LG Touch 10 ET83 – Multi-Touch Monitor With Windows 8 Support 3 Orange November 2, 2012 Shailpik
Windows Phone 8 App Downloads Doubled: Nokia Lumia Phones Large Contributor 2 Orange May 5, 2013 Will McGuire
Windows 8 Build 7955 ISO Leaked Onto Torrent Sites 2 Orange April 26, 2011 Oliver Krautscheid
Acer CEO Says Microsoft Surface Tablet Is Negative For Whole Industry, Seems Envious 2 Orange August 8, 2012 Jon
Increasing Windows 8′s Market Share via Music in Asia 2 Orange November 13, 2012 Shailpik