September, 2012

Bing adds Klout to social sidebar as Microsoft invests in the company In a pair of blog posts today, Bing and Klout are announcing a partnership, including a strategic investment in Klout by Microsoft, that wil ...

September 27, 2012

Will Windows Phone 7 apps “just work” in Windows Phone 8? Microsoft has been taking a very interesting route in launching Windows Phone 8, locking down the SDK and refusing to allow journalists to p ...

September 26, 2012

Microsoft to shut down discussions feature in Windows Live Groups The last time Windows Live Groups got any significant upgrade was back in the Wave 4 update in 2010. Since then, Microsoft had been shifting ...

September 23, 2012

Screenshots of Windows Phone 8’s “Rooms” feature revealed Earlier in July, we reported that Windows Phone 8 may include a new “Rooms” feature based on some digging around in an early leaked build of ...

September 23, 2012

Screenshots from the WP8 SDK posted The first developers are beginning to get their hands on a near final version of Windows Phone 8 SDK, and although we haven’t seen a widespr ...

September 22, 2012

Huawei CEO confirms the Ascend W1, to be announced September 25? During the Windows Phone Summit, Microsoft announced that there will be four initial launch partners for its Windows Phone 8 devices coming ...

September 21, 2012

Images of the Nokia Lumia 510 leaked, comes with Windows Phone 7.8 Earlier this month, we reported that Nokia is planning to release low-end handsets that will come pre-loaded with Windows Phone 7.8 instead ...

September 21, 2012

What’s the big secret with Windows Phone 8? This week Microsoft is releasing, to developers with apps already in the Windows Phone Marketplace, under NDA, a near final version of the W ...

September 20, 2012

HTC announces 8X and 8S WP8 devices Today in New York, HTC took the wraps off of their entries into the Windows Phone 8 sweepstakes, unveiling the HTC 8x and its lower spec cou ...

September 19, 2012

More images of HTC 8X leaked again ahead of press event, shows Kid’s Corner feature in Windows Phone 8 Following yesterday’s image leak of an actual HTC 8X device, today more images of the device has leaked to the internet, just a few hours ah ...

September 19, 2012

Xbox Music to get free streaming and scan-and-match locker service? During E3 2012 in June this year, Microsoft announced the Xbox Music service, which is set to replace Zune. Since then, we haven’t heard muc ...

September 19, 2012

Recycle Bin for SkyDrive released; Excel Surveys coming We first told you about a Recycle Bin feature coming for SkyDrive back in May, and then confirmed it via poking around in the source code fo ...

September 18, 2012

Image of an actual HTC 8X device leaked, coming soon to Verizon? We’re only a day away from HTC’s press event on September 19, widely speculated to be about the announcement of their Windows Phone 8 range ...

September 18, 2012

Report: Skype to get video messages support For those who might’ve remembered the Windows Live Video Messages service, launched back in 2008 which allowed users to send video messages ...

September 17, 2012

A few more details about connecting your Skype account with Microsoft account Microsoft released Skype for Windows 5.11 beta earlier last week, which brings the first step in integrating Skype into the Microsoft ecosys ...

September 17, 2012

Ballmer talks Surface pricing, Windows Phone 8 to Seattle Times The Seattle Times just published an interview with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer where he talks about a number of topics, including Microsoft’ ...

September 15, 2012

My Bing News on Facebook Do you spend a lot of time in Facebook?  If so, Bing has just released a new app that can get you caught up on the latest news, follow ...

September 15, 2012

Oh, there’s a Skype beta for Mac, too On Thursday, the Skype Garage blog announced the availability of Skype for Windows 5.11, but as we’re pretty Windows focused here, we missed ...

September 15, 2012

Windows Phone 8 RTMs According to a member of Windows Phone team who posted from his Sina Weibo account, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 has now been released to man ...

September 14, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 coming to AT&T on Oct. 21, says BGR The Boy Genius Report, a respected blog on all things mobile, is reporting today that the Nokia Lumia 920 will go on sale in the US at AT ...

September 14, 2012