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Microsoft Signs Patent Agreements With Coby Electronics & Aluratek Inc. (Android)

Microsoft Signs Patent Agreements With Coby Electronics & Aluratek Inc. (Android)

July 10, 2012 No Comments

You can add two more to the ever growing list of manufacturers signing patent deals with Microsoft to cover for Google infringing on patents with Android. Microsoft announced recently that Coby Electronics & Aluratek Inc. have both signed deals to cover for any Android and Google Chrome products. No details were listed but both companies […]

Nokia: Google’s Nexus 7 tablet infringes Nokia patents

Nokia: Google’s Nexus 7 tablet infringes Nokia patents

July 3, 2012 2 Comments

Last week, Asus and Google announced the Nexus 7 $200 Android tablet. The Nexus 7 will be Google’s first Google branded tablet and it will be running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). Everyone was shocked at the very low price point but things are starting to make sense now as Nokia is claiming that Google nor Asus has […]

Apple Drops Google Maps but Secretly Uses Microsoft Data?

Apple Drops Google Maps but Secretly Uses Microsoft Data?

June 12, 2012 2 Comments

Apple announced that it would be dropping Google Maps, the company however was very secretive about where they were now going to get their mapping data from. Folks were quick to find sources that pointed to Tom Tom as being their source but it stated Tom Tom and others. Who are those others? It looks […]

Redesigned Google App Lands on Windows Phone Marketplace

Redesigned Google App Lands on Windows Phone Marketplace

March 8, 2012 2 Comments

Google has launched their Google Search app on Windows Phone. Google: Windows Phone owners can now get easy access to the Google Search App, available in the Windows Phone Marketplace. Check out these features which help you get useful results fast: Google Autocomplete: As you type in your search, our autocomplete feature offers search predictions […]

Microsoft and Others Agree on New Privacy Policy Standards In The Marketplace

Microsoft and Others Agree on New Privacy Policy Standards In The Marketplace

February 23, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft, Apple, Google, HP, RIM and Amazon have all agreed to require any software (app) that uses personal information to provide a privacy policy that can be viewed before an app is downloaded. For the most part this also includes having to display links to these documents in an area where it is consistent, easy […]

Website Claims Skype and Google Plus to arrive Baked in Tango Update

Website Claims Skype and Google Plus to arrive Baked in Tango Update

January 29, 2012 No Comments

Everyone is dying to get their hands on Skype for Wndows Phone at the moment, especially since Microsoft now owns Skype. PocketPC.ch is reporting however that the wait is due to the fact that Skype & Google + will be making their way to Windows Phone via the Tango update. PocketPC.ch has a great track record […]

Google Finally Allows Multiple Calendars on Windows Phone

Google Finally Allows Multiple Calendars on Windows Phone

January 27, 2012 No Comments

The Windows Phone default calendar is amazing and really handles everything you throw at it. One thing users have been annoyed with however is that you couldn’t have more than one Google calendar active on your Windows Phone at one time. Now, Google has taken the ‘better late than never’ approach and finally allowed users […]

GTalk App ‘OctroTalk’ Learns New Trick – Updated Version Now Supports VOIP

GTalk App ‘OctroTalk’ Learns New Trick – Updated Version Now Supports VOIP

January 15, 2012 No Comments

OctroTalk has seen a few updates since it has been on the marketplace and now it seems it has seen its biggest update yet. Now the GTalk client supports VOIP but it is limited in a few ways, so I suggest you take the free version for a spin before you go ahead and purchase the ‘full’ […]

Nokia Says Youths are Fed up with iPhone, Android a Sea of Sameness

Nokia Says Youths are Fed up with iPhone, Android a Sea of Sameness

December 13, 2011 No Comments

  Nokia is on the attack against the 2 top selling mobile operating systems (IOS & Android). In an interview with Pocket-lint, Niels Munksgaard, director of Portfolio, Product Marketing & Sales at Nokia Entertainment Global lets us all know what he thinks about Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android. “What we see is that youth are […]

OctroTalk: Gtalk Client Gets Updated – Adds Free Version

OctroTalk: Gtalk Client Gets Updated – Adds Free Version

December 12, 2011 No Comments

OctroTalk is a pretty high rated Google Talk client on Windows Phone. It recently got updated to add more style to the app. It also now has a very welcomed free version on the Marketplace as well. In this version (1.0.4) – You can upload a vcard image Change different themes for chat window Use […]

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New OEM, Blu Products Releasing First Windows Phone Soon

Coming soon is another addition to the Windows Phone catalog, this time by Blu Products! For those unaware, Blu Products is an...

Nokia/Microsoft Deal To Close This Friday April 25th

Friday, Nokia will be excited to share that they have completed the steps necessary to finalize Microsoft’s acquisition of the Nokia...

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