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Press Release: Tech Company Coalition Supports Global Surveillance Principles, Calls on US to Lead Reform

Press Release: Tech Company Coalition Supports Global Surveillance Principles, Calls on US to Lead Reform

December 9, 2013 No Comments

Tech Company Coalition Supports Global Surveillance Principles, Calls on US to Lead Reform Efforts Dec. 08, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC — Dec. 9, 2013 — Today AOL, Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo joined together to propose principles for reforming government surveillance laws and practices. The companies also urged the President and the United ...

Google Actually Updates Windows Phone 8 App

Google Actually Updates Windows Phone 8 App

November 18, 2013 1 Comment

I didn’t see this coming… Google has actually updated their Windows Phone app to add new features. Who would of thought? FEATURES: Voice Search: search by voice, skip the typing and get your results easier and faster. Search Nearby: Find places near you without typing your location. Autocomplete: get search predictions so you can get ...

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Google Continues its Personal Vendetta VS Windows Phone – WP Gets ‘Feature’ Phone Gmail UI

Google Continues its Personal Vendetta VS Windows Phone – WP Gets ‘Feature’ Phone Gmail UI

September 10, 2013 No Comments

They are at it again… Today. Google announced their brand new user interface (UI) for their Gmail site on feature phones. For those of you who have a Windows Phone and use Gmail (even though outlook is better), it may come as a shock to realize that Google has listed your Windows Phone as a ...

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Nokia Poking Fun at Androids Kit-Kat Update

Nokia Poking Fun at Androids Kit-Kat Update

September 5, 2013 No Comments

Google recently announced their next major OS update nicknamed kit-kat. Nokia Germany posted the image below on their Facebook page poking fun at Android. The image was posted with the following note “Hat jemand Lust auf ein #Kitkat?” rough translation “Does anyone feel like a kit-kat?”   What do you guys think?   Source

Microsoft Beats Google’s Motorola in Patent Trial – Awarded $14 Million

Microsoft Beats Google’s Motorola in Patent Trial – Awarded $14 Million

September 4, 2013 No Comments

  Microsoft has recently beat Google’s Motorola in court concerning Motorola Mobility’s licensing of so-called standard essential patents used in Microsoft products. Microsoft was awarded about 1/2 the money it asked for as they took in about $14 million in damages. Microsoft:  ”This is a landmark win for all who want products that are affordable and ...

Microsoft Fires Back at Google for Blocking Windows Phone Youtube App

Microsoft Fires Back at Google for Blocking Windows Phone Youtube App

August 15, 2013 No Comments

Back in May 2013, Microsoft pushed out an update to its Youtube app on Windows Phone to make it up to par with IOS and Android versions. Microsoft did this because Google was obviously not interested in giving Windows Phone users access to a solid Youtube offering. Shortly after, Google began crying foul about the ...

Microsoft Makes its Youtube App Available Again on the Windows Phone Store (Adds Upload Feature)

Microsoft Makes its Youtube App Available Again on the Windows Phone Store (Adds Upload Feature)

August 13, 2013 1 Comment

With ads in tow, Microsoft has made its Youtube app available again on the Windows Phone Store for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.x devices. Key Features: Pin any video, playlist, channel, and  search queries to Live Tiles Manage your YouTube profile with your unique My YouTube page Manage your playlists, uploads, and video ...

Bing vs Google: Controlling Your Privacy (infographic)

Bing vs Google: Controlling Your Privacy (infographic)

May 27, 2013 1 Comment

Don’t let Microsoft and Google working on a Youtube app together fool you. Microsoft is still very much on the offensive when it comes to promoting their products over Googgle. Check out this new infographic that pits Bing vs Google. Controlling Your Privacy You can read up on how Google uses you information here.  

Google & Microsoft Team Up Finally To Deliver A Proper YouTube App For Windows Phone

Google & Microsoft Team Up Finally To Deliver A Proper YouTube App For Windows Phone

May 24, 2013 4 Comments

It’s been a fight to the death for warring companies Microsoft and Google, a war neither was particularly interested in fighting, but in the end proved to be a smart decision by Microsoft. As they stuck to their guns and declined to remove the updated YouTube app from the Windows  Phone  Store, finally, Google decided to play ball ...

Microsoft Updates Youtube App to Meet Some of Google’s Concerns

Microsoft Updates Youtube App to Meet Some of Google’s Concerns

May 22, 2013 1 Comment

Not too long after Microsoft published their amazing Youtube app, Google sent Microsoft a cease and desist letter claiming that the MS Youtube app needed to be pulled from the store.  Microsoft didn’t take long to reply to that stating that they would be happy to meet their concerns but MS finally needed access to ...

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HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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