July, 2012

Outlook.com on Reddit: AUsA, condensed This morning, as part of the announcement of Outlook.com, “the engineers and product managers from Microsoft behind the new Outlook.com emai ...

July 31, 2012

Outlook.com: Random thoughts and first impressions While we’ve been expecting the arrival of “NewMail” for quite some time, (and maybe precisely because we’ve already shown you “NewMail” ), w ...

July 31, 2012

NewMail becomes Outlook.com: “email for the next billion inboxes” Today Microsoft announced a preview of Outlook.com, the successor to Hotmail on the web, some of what we’ve shown you already as “NewMail”.  ...

July 31, 2012

Microsoft explains how SkyDrive and Office 2013 works best with each other For those of you who have tried the Office 365 Home Premium Preview, you would’ve noticed that the SkyDrive for Windows app comes bundled wi ...

July 31, 2012

Samsung “Odyssey” and “Marco” Windows Phone 8 devices revealed An interesting court document came out via the Apple vs Samsung trial today, which revealed two new potential Windows Phone 8 devices coming ...

July 30, 2012

Digging deeper into the WP8 SDK: Chat rooms, Xbox Music collections? Since we put together our list of revelations coming out of the leaked Windows Phone 8 SDK, bloggers and developers have been digging even d ...

July 30, 2012

Xbox beta begins rollout one day later Yesterday, if you were lucky enough to catch the news that an Xbox beta was afoot, and got in before it closed, well, lucky you.  According ...

July 27, 2012

A summary of all new Windows Phone 8 features from the leaked SDK Emulator Yesterday we saw the Windows Phone 8 SDK leaked to the web. Along with the SDK is the emulator which allow developers to test out their apps ...

July 26, 2012

Microsoft Flight is grounded Back in January 2009, Microsoft stopped production on its longest running software title ever, as it shut down Aces Studio and ended the 25 ...

July 26, 2012

Microsoft invites users to participate in Xbox Public Preview Program For those who are still reeling over Twitter being down you may not have noticed that over at Major Nelson's blog there's an announcement ab ...

July 26, 2012

Windows Phone 8 SDK leaked to the web Microsoft announced during the Windows Phone Summit back in June that a preview version of the Windows Phone 8.0 SDK will be made available ...

July 26, 2012

A first look at the Metro-style Web Messenger experience – and you can try it out now! By now you would’ve all had your chance to take a look at the new Metro-style Microsoft account website, and if you haven’t checked it out a ...

July 26, 2012

Exclusive: Screenshots of upcoming Metro-style SkyDrive leaked Yesterday we’ve caught a glimpse of the new Metro-styled design for the Microsoft account page, which just rolled out around the world. Befo ...

July 25, 2012

Microsoft announces BUILD 2012, to be held October 30 Microsoft has just announced on their official blog that their annual developer conference, BUILD, which replaced PDC (Professional Develope ...

July 25, 2012

Windows Phone 8 consumer features to be unveiled at Nokia World on September 5? Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8 during their Windows Phone Summit last month. Calling it a “platform preview”, the company only revealed ...

July 25, 2012

Microsoft account to enforce stricter password controls If you are one of the lucky ones, you may have seen the new Metro-style Microsoft account page when you visit http://account.live.com. Well ...

July 23, 2012

Microsoft account login page updated with Metro-style; Wave 5 M4 release imminent? We just reported yesterday that there’s strong hints of Microsoft releasing the next update to its (ex-)Windows Live web services (including ...

July 23, 2012

Is the next SkyDrive update coming in August? The Office Web Apps Preview update was rolled out to all SkyDrive users yesterday, with both the Inside Windows Live blog and Office Next bl ...

July 21, 2012

Nokia Drive 3.0 released for Lumia devices, adds My Commute feature Back in May this year, details about Nokia’s upcoming turn-by-turn navigation software, Nokia Drive 3.0, was leaked to the internet. Nokia t ...

July 20, 2012

Bing adds Foursquare integration in sidebar Bing announced a new search experience back in May this year which bought it a new sidebar, allowing you to integrate your social networks w ...

July 20, 2012