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Nokia Teasing Microsoft Event on Monday With Cryptic Image

Nokia Teasing Microsoft Event on Monday With Cryptic Image

June 15, 2012 3 Comments

We are already on edge with the pending Microsoft announcement on Monday. Now Nokia is joining in on the fun and posted a cryptic image on Facebook teasing us with the event. At least we now know that Nokia is involved in Mondays announcement. Could this be a Windows 8 Tablet by Nokia? Can’t wait! […]

Microsoft Pushes Updated Photosynth App on Windows Phone Marketplace

Microsoft Pushes Updated Photosynth App on Windows Phone Marketplace

June 15, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft has pushed an updated version of their Photosynth app onto the marketplace. I haven’t bumped into anything new yet and there is no changelog to look over, Chalking this one up to just bug fixes and improvements. Anyone notice anything new? Different? Download for Free App Info: Photosynth for Windows Phone is the panorama […]

Yammer Agrees to be Sold to Microsoft for 1.2 Billion

Yammer Agrees to be Sold to Microsoft for 1.2 Billion

June 15, 2012 2 Comments

  According to the Wall Street Journal, Yammer Inc. has agreed to sell itself to Microsoft Corp. for $1.2 billion. However no one is too sure as to when the deal will be completed or announced. The Windows Phone application can be found here but there are rumblings around the internet that the service may […]

Toyota, Samsung and Others First to Sign up as NUads Advertisers on Xbox 360

Toyota, Samsung and Others First to Sign up as NUads Advertisers on Xbox 360

June 14, 2012 1 Comment

Today, Micrsoft announced that Toyota, Samsung and others have signed up to be first to advertise with NUads on the Xbox 360. Instead of just regular video ads, these ads are interactive as users can join in with voice or motion with the Kinect. Hopefully they will squeeze in a few Windows Phone ads as […]

Microsoft Applies For 11 Top Level Domain Names Like .Xbox, .Hotmail, and .Windows

Microsoft Applies For 11 Top Level Domain Names Like .Xbox, .Hotmail, and .Windows

June 13, 2012 2 Comments

The Internet Corporation (ICANN) has opened the floodgates to new top level domain names. Under the new program, companies will be able to register their own applications. New applications include names like .android, .app, .love, .ico, .homes, .ibm, .chase, .schmidt, .movie, .android, and .meme. ICANN revealed that there are 1.930 applications for new generic top […]

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 […]

Microsoft Thought About Purchasing Nokia Last Year

Microsoft Thought About Purchasing Nokia Last Year

June 11, 2012 1 Comment

There have been rumors lately about Nokia being purchased by Samsung, Microsoft, etc. (again). TheRegister has an interesting story though about Microsoft actually going through the motions to purchase Nokia last year (2011). A deal was so close in fact that they actually were allowed to view Nokia’s books but then walked away without inquiring further. […]

Microsoft Files for Split Dual-Screen Patent – Future Windows Phone?

Microsoft Files for Split Dual-Screen Patent – Future Windows Phone?

June 7, 2012 1 Comment

A while back we saw Microsoft unviel a video of their concept of tech in the future. It was filled with Metro and amazing multi-tasking devices. Last year they filed for a patent for a dual screen device with peripherals. Now they actually have filed for the Split dual screen device from the video. This would […]

German Business Week: WP 7.7 Not Apollo for Current Handsets

German Business Week: WP 7.7 Not Apollo for Current Handsets

June 6, 2012 6 Comments

The German Business Week, is claiming that sources from Nokia and Microsoft, have confirmed that current generation Windows Phones will not be upgraded to Apollo (Windows Phone 8). Instead they will be updated with a future upgrade that may be called Windows Phone 7.7. They stated that ”An update is not technically possible because Windows […]

Microsoft Hotmail Team Releases “Graymail Inboxer” Augmented Reality Game for Windows Phone

Microsoft Hotmail Team Releases “Graymail Inboxer” Augmented Reality Game for Windows Phone

June 6, 2012 1 Comment

The team at Microsoft’s Online Services Division is celebrating the (relatively) recently augmented Hotmail e-mail filter systems by releasing a game for Windows Phone devices. Titled “Graymail Inboxer”, the app – produced by Somewhat, Ltd (which, as far as we can tell, is an internal developer congregate) – challenges users to assume the role of […]

New Microsoft Nokia Lumia 1020 Commercial Shows Up (Video)

Microsoft has finally released its first advert for the Nokia Lumia 1020. It demonstrates the power of the camera...

Photo Shopped Fake Of The Nokia Lumia 729 Makes It’s Rounds

I know what your thinking. Nokia’s attack on the low budget feature phone is absolutely brilliant. But below, what...

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