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Windows Phone 7.8 Features – Upgrade Early 2013

Windows Phone 7.8 Features – Upgrade Early 2013

November 28, 2012 2 Comments

The Windows Phone team has finally announced that the Windows Phone 7.8 upgrade will be available in Early 2013. Windows Phone Team: We know you’re eager to get the Windows Phone 7.8 update, and we want you to know that we’re working closely with our hardware and carrier partners to get it tested, approved, and […]

Rumor: Apollo+ Windows Phone 8 update coming Q1 of 2013

Rumor: Apollo+ Windows Phone 8 update coming Q1 of 2013

November 26, 2012 3 Comments

Today Twitter user  @Football4PDA tweeted that MS has plans to update the current WP8 build Q1 of 2013. These fixes as reported by the Verge include VPN support in Windows Phone that allows corporate users to connect at work PC’s,a Wi-Fi connection fix (planned to let connections always remain on)and some much needed Bluetooth and audio improvements. Microsoft, as […]

Microsoft’s Surface with Windows RT set to receive a minimum of four years of official support

Microsoft’s Surface with Windows RT set to receive a minimum of four years of official support

November 25, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft recently updated its Microsoft Support Lifecycle page for their Windows RT Surface slate and has officially announced that it will support the device for a minimum of four years.  The official “Support End Date” will be April 11, 2017, which is 4 and a half years after the Surface’s release date. Portions from ZDNET: Update: On a separate page (see the Support […]

Microsoft Spain teases seamless platform integration(Video)

Microsoft Spain teases seamless platform integration(Video)

November 18, 2012 3 Comments

The new Microsoft ecosystem is without a doubt unrivaled when it comes to integration and it has the potential to dominate in all markets.In the video below we see an eyeful of wonderful animations that ultimately show the shared experience the Windows platform has over all other platforms. Take a look! Translation: “super cool”… This is indeed “the new […]

Xbox 720 (Durango) Revealed? (Images and Specs)

Xbox 720 (Durango) Revealed? (Images and Specs)

November 17, 2012 21 Comments

The final issue of Xbox World magazine is due in December but before they say farewell, they have dropped a bombshell. It is supposedly all the information on Xbox 720 (durango) the next generation of Xbox. The 8 page feature article states the following: uses Blu-ray discs second-generation Kinect directional audio a new “innovative controller” TV […]

Barnes & Noble Launch Nook App for Windows 8/ RT Devices

Barnes & Noble Launch Nook App for Windows 8/ RT Devices

November 14, 2012 3 Comments

Barnes & Noble has finally launched their Nook app to all Windows 8 and Windows RT devices. Your Surface, Lenovo Yoga, Samsung ATIV Tab, etc. just turned into a fully functional (and better looking) Nook. Features Shop over 3 million books, magazines, newspapers, and comics at your fingertips Free samples of books and 14-day free […]

Steven Sinofsky Leaves Microsoft – Replaced by Julie Larson-Green (Press Release, Note to Employees)

Steven Sinofsky Leaves Microsoft – Replaced by Julie Larson-Green (Press Release, Note to Employees)

November 13, 2012 1 Comment

Steven Sinofsky and Microsoft announced recently that Steven will be leaving the company effective immediately. Steven was the President of Microsoft’sWindows and Windows Live division and will be replaced by the lead of Windows software and hardware engineering, Julie Larson-Green. Below is his open letter to Microsoft employees and below that is Microsoft’s press release. […]

Microsoft Merging Messenger With Skype (There Can be Only One)

Microsoft Merging Messenger With Skype (There Can be Only One)

November 6, 2012 9 Comments

Skype will be taking over as Microsoft’s Messenger service after merger. Messenger will be no more (except in China) as both services become one. Skype: We’ve got good news to share!  Skype and Messenger are coming together.  Millions of Messenger users will be able to reach their Messenger friends on Skype.  By updating to Skype, […]

Microsoft Launches It’s Own PDF Reader for Windows Phone 8

Microsoft Launches It’s Own PDF Reader for Windows Phone 8

November 6, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft has released its own PDF Reader for Windows Phone 8. With this app you will be able to • Quickly open PDF files • Bookmark pages and jump back to the bookmark from anywhere in the document • Easily zoom in on text or images for a closer view • Search text to find […]

Microsoft Software Products Said To Be Secure Says Kaspersky Lab

Microsoft Software Products Said To Be Secure Says Kaspersky Lab

November 3, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft haters are crying foul right about now, and that’s only because the top 10 vulnerabilities for the third quarter have just been released and according to Kaspersky, Microsoft is in the clear. Check out the top 10 below.(most of which are all Android based;-0) Oracle Java Multiple Vulnerabilities: DoS-attack (Gain access to a system and execute […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Making It’s Way Through The FCC, Headed To AT&T

We Have seen plenty already of the yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 1520. Below is the official FCC...

Nokia’s Lumia 525, Codenamed ‘Glee’ Set To Be Announced October 22nd

Evleaks has yet another leak for us this fine day concerning a reported newer updated device to the smash...

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