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Voice-Controlled Camera for Windows Phone Patented By Microsoft

Voice-Controlled Camera for Windows Phone Patented By Microsoft

May 19, 2013 2 Comments

Nearly two years ago, Microsoft filed a patented that gives them the exclusive rights and ability to use the Windows Phone and other devices as a personal “voice controlled camera”. The fine folks at PatentBolt.com has discovered Microsoft’s design and patent as it relates to a device such as, a tablet,camera, smartphone or any other device that can capture pictures. It […]

Microsoft Awarded Patent For Sliding Mobile Device Yesterday

Microsoft Awarded Patent For Sliding Mobile Device Yesterday

August 12, 2011 1 Comment

Well I guess finally Microsofts  acquisition of Danger has gotten them something in return. Microsoft has just been awarded a patent for sliding mobile devices. This is probably one of the most ‘out of the blue’ patents I have ever heard. A patent that covers the mechanics and the idea of a mobile device having […]

After 4 Recent Successful Patent Deals – Microsoft Focuses on Samsung

After 4 Recent Successful Patent Deals – Microsoft Focuses on Samsung

July 6, 2011 1 Comment

Yesterday we detailed how Microsoft is after patent licensing for every Android and Chrome manufacturer. Recently they have successfully signed four Android manufacturers to licensing agreements for the use of Android. Now Microsoft sets it’s eyes on the biggest Android manufacturer of them all… Samsung. Reuter reports that Microsoft is looking for $15 per Android handset that […]

Microsoft Signs Another Patent Deal With a Android Manufacturer (That’s 4 in 9 Days)

Microsoft Signs Another Patent Deal With a Android Manufacturer (That’s 4 in 9 Days)

July 5, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft announced today that it has signed a patent deal with the manufacturing company Wistron. That makes 4 patent deals in nine days. Recently Microsoft also made similar deals with General Dynamics Itronix, Velocity Micro and Onkyo. Just late last year Microsoft also made a deal with HTC that brings home a reportedly $5 per Android […]

Microsoft Files Motion to Make Apple Give Up ‘App Store’

January 13, 2011 No Comments

In 2008 Apple applied to trademark the term “app store”, obviously making it unusable for other companies with an app market. Microsoft is going against Apple to get that trademark removed. Currently WP7 is using the term Marketplace as the place where WP7 users go to purchase applications. Microsoft argues that the term “app store” […]

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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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