WP7 Connect - Follow us on Twitter WP7 Connect - Become a Fan on Facebook

Tag Archive

Don’t Get Scroogled: New Leaked Microsoft Vid Pokes Fun of Google Chrome Ad

Don’t Get Scroogled: New Leaked Microsoft Vid Pokes Fun of Google Chrome Ad

May 16, 2013 No Comments

Now this is hilarious! A new video has leaked online showing Microsoft poking fun of a recent Google Chrome ad. The video attacks Google Chrome’s lack of privacy. Microsoft: Don’t Get Scroogled Google’s Original Chrome Ad (Google Chrome ‘Now Everywhere’)   What do you guys think?   Source: icosmogeek via MS News

Microsoft Fires Back on Youtube War – Uses Google’s Words Against Them

Microsoft Fires Back on Youtube War – Uses Google’s Words Against Them

May 16, 2013 1 Comment

Just after Google big press conference yesterday, they sent Microsoft a cease and desist letter claiming that the MS Youtube app needed to be pulled from the store. Reasoning behind this was because the app doesn’t feature ads on the videos. According to theVerge, Microsoft is throwing Larry Page’s (Google) words right back at him […]

Google to Microsoft: Pull Youtube App Off the Windows Phone Store (cease and desist letter)

Google to Microsoft: Pull Youtube App Off the Windows Phone Store (cease and desist letter)

May 15, 2013 1 Comment

Microsoft recently published an ‘official’ Youtube app to the Windows Phone Store for Windows Phone 8 users. Now, after years of Windows Phone neglect, Google is crying foul at the fact that the app didn’t get their stamp of approval. TheVerge just got their hands on a cease and desist letter from Google to Microsoft stating […]

Motorola Takes Microsoft to Court for Billions – Only Gets a Million and Change

Motorola Takes Microsoft to Court for Billions – Only Gets a Million and Change

April 26, 2013 1 Comment

Google’s Motorola Mobility recently took Microsoft to court for their use of patents surrounding H.264 video standard and the 802.11 wireless standard. Motorola was asking for the ridiculous amount of $4 Billion dolaars. A federal court ruling in Seattle however had other plans as they ruled that Microsoft only pay them about $1.8 Million for those standards-essential […]

Scroogled: Microsoft Attacks Google Once Again Over Privacy Issues (videos)

Scroogled: Microsoft Attacks Google Once Again Over Privacy Issues (videos)

April 12, 2013 1 Comment

Microsoft is once again going on the offensive against Google.   Microsoft: YOUR PRIVACY IS OUR PRIORITY Unlike Google, Windows Phone Store doesn’t share your personal information with app makers. Google hands over details about you to app makers without any clear warning, placing your personal information in the hands of unknown third parties. The […]

Bing Makes Fun of Google for April Fools (Must Try)

Bing Makes Fun of Google for April Fools (Must Try)

April 1, 2013 2 Comments

It is difficult to be a tech fanatic on April fools since you can’t get too excited when you see insane news pop up on Twitter or your news feed. Microsoft is celebrating April 1st the best way they know how, by making fun of Google. When you visit Bing today and search for Google, […]

Microsoft vs Google: Don’t get Scroogled – Use Outlook.com

Microsoft vs Google: Don’t get Scroogled – Use Outlook.com

February 7, 2013 1 Comment

Microsoft and Outlook.com have launched their Scroogle campaign against Google and Gmail. Don’t get Scroogled—Use Outlook.com Outlook.com prioritizes your privacy. You won’t see ads based on keywords from your personal email. Your email is nobody else’s business. But Google makes it their business. Even if you’re not a Gmail user, Google still goes through your […]

Bing it On Challenge: Bing vs Google

Bing it On Challenge: Bing vs Google

February 6, 2013 1 Comment

Want to see find out which is better, Bing or Google? How about you try for yourself and take the BING IT ON challenge! Microsoft and the Bing team set up a little website that lets you blindly compare search engines with 5 searches side to side. You can’t see which is which as the results populate […]

Bing: This Valentine’s Day, Break Up With Google (Survey)

Bing: This Valentine’s Day, Break Up With Google (Survey)

February 5, 2013 1 Comment

With the help of Impulse Research Corp, Bing set off to find out the biggest reason why folks break up with one another. They found out that 85% of people need to be with someone they trust. Trustworthiness – 85% Sense of humor – 9% Good in bed – 4% Wealth – 2% So Bing’s […]

Google Now Breaking Windows Phone Users YouTube Playback Fuctionality

Google Now Breaking Windows Phone Users YouTube Playback Fuctionality

January 12, 2013 3 Comments

YouTube is one of the most visited sites for user created media, a site that many just cannot do without. Google has “great power” when it comes to some of its offerings(Gmail, Maps, YouTube) but what they’ve yet to learn is that with “great power” comes an even greater responsibility. Video playback on Windows Phone has again been tampered […]

Page 2 of 9«12345»...Last »

Windows Phones Computex 2014 New Partners Devices Roundup & Specs

On display this week at Computex 2014 several new Windows Phones 8.1 devices from partners were finally officially unveiled! Check...

President Of Lenovo’s Mobile Division Confirms Plans To Release A Windows Phone Later This Year

President of Lenovo’s Mobile Division, Lui Jun, recently spoke to Mobile Geeks, where he has confirmed that Lenovo will release a...

close