February, 2012

Windows 8 Consumer Preview keynote posted Earlier today (February 29th), Steven Sinofsky, Julie Larson-Greene and others took the stage at the Windows 8 Consumer Preview launch event ...

February 29, 2012

Bing apps for the Windows 8 Consumer Preview If you’re not in a hotel meeting room, you’re probably downloading or have already downloaded the Windows 8 Consumer Preview.  If so, y ...

February 29, 2012

Windows 8 Consumer Preview, apps now available At a non-webcast press event at MWC in Barcelona today, Steven Sinofsky and Julie Larson-Greene took the stage to unveil the Windows 8 Consu ...

February 29, 2012

Microsoft and Nokia announce new Unified Map Design When Microsoft and Nokia signed their strategic partnership last year it was noted that the companies planned to work together not only on W ...

February 28, 2012

Bing has a new results page design, rolling out to more people Today we were tipped off by @ParasValecha about a new design for Bing. Microsoft has been testing a few different designs for the search eng ...

February 28, 2012

Windows Phone “Tango” details revealed, coming in April to all devices Whilst there was no mention of the codename “Tango” at Mobile World Congress, details about the upcoming update to Windows Phone 7.5 has bee ...

February 27, 2012

MWC 2012: Nokia Reading, Nokia Transport, Nokia Maps and Nokia Drive 2.0/3.0 demoed Ever since Nokia and Microsoft’s partnership, Nokia had been developing exclusive value-adding apps and services to their Windows Phones. Ba ...

February 27, 2012

ZTE Orbit revealed at Mobile World Congress [Update] Along with all the Nokia news at Mobile World Congress, ZTE is also set to join the Windows Phone news coming out of the event. As reported ...

February 27, 2012

The big news (and impressive showing) from Nokia at MWC Nokia just concluded its press conference in Barcelona at MWC with the unveiling of 5 new phones (only one of them a Windows Phone), new sof ...

February 27, 2012

Skype for Windows Phone beta now available for download! Just as Stephen Elop took the stage at Mobile World Congress 2012, Microsoft has released the beta version of the long-awaited Skype for Win ...

February 26, 2012

Nokia to live webcast MWC press conference (Countdown clock: [countdown date=2012/02/27/-08:30:00 offset=1] [timer] until the Nokia press conference begins![/countdown]) If you’re lik ...

February 26, 2012

Google is now a connected service to Windows Live Ever since Wave 3, Windows Live have always had the ability to connect within various social services from across the web, most notably serv ...

February 26, 2012

Rumor: Nokia Lumia 610 specifications, pricing and images leaked In just two days, Nokia is set to reveal their new additions to the Lumia line of Windows Phones at Mobile World Congress 2012. It is widely ...

February 25, 2012

Windows Live Wave 5 to support 93 languages, doubling the current count Last Tuesday, February 21, is UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day, and on this date Microsoft detailed the upcoming language improvem ...

February 25, 2012

Nokia signs deal with Tencent to bring QQ Game Hall to Nokia Windows Phones in China We reported last week that with Windows Phone “Tango” in China, Microsoft will be removing Xbox LIVE from the Games hub, due to the fact tha ...

February 25, 2012

Microsoft Your Account – your one-stop shop for all your billing accounts and payments With the new Windows Store about to debut as part of Windows 8 Consumer Preview, Microsoft has launched a new billing portal named Microsoft ...

February 24, 2012

Photosynth for Windows Phone app being tested, coming soon? Microsoft’s Bing team released the Photosynth app for iOS almost a year ago, and they have long promised to develop the same app for Windows ...

February 24, 2012

No PC to PC sync in new SkyDrive One of the questions our commenters asked about the upcoming integration of Windows Live Mesh into SkyDrive was “what about direct Device to ...

February 23, 2012

ZTE to unveil new Windows Phone devices at MWC 2012 With less than 5 days to go until the annual Mobile World Congress, there had already been reports about potential new Windows Phone to be a ...

February 23, 2012

Bing adds Linked Pages Microsoft took another small step toward Bing integration with Facebook today with the introduction of Bing Linked Pages.  By allowing ...

February 23, 2012