2012

SkyDrive adds new SDK, too Yesterday we told you about the long awaited additions to SkyDrive, including selective sync and sharing SkyDrive folders from your desktop, ...

November 16, 2012

Get SkyDrive selective sync on your desktop, now, no waiting! SkyDrive just announced a new update, including the long awaited selective sync.  A blog post on the Inside SkyDrive blog explains more: Wit ...

November 15, 2012

Selective sync comes to SkyDrive, update released today One of the most requested features for SkyDrive, selective sync, is finally here, announced today in a blog post on the Inside SkyDrive blog ...

November 15, 2012

Features of Windows Phone 7.8 detailed in leaked Nokia sales training slides Microsoft announced Windows Phone 7.8 during the Windows Phone Summit held back in June, however the company had since been quiet about the ...

November 14, 2012

Barnes & Noble’s NOOK app for Windows 8 released Back in April this year, Microsoft and Barnes & Noble announced a new partnership where B&N will spin off its Nook E-Reader and its ...

November 14, 2012

Nokia introduces HERE–“the world’s first location cloud” Today at the Directions Summit event in San Francisco, Nokia made a number of announcements, including a new brand for Nokia’s mapping and l ...

November 13, 2012

Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Preview As we have reported yesterday, today marks the day when Microsoft officially releases Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7. As expected, the d ...

November 13, 2012

The departure of Steven Sinofsky: Jump, or pushed? Tonight’s bombshell of an announcement that Microsoft Windows Division President is out, effective immediately has, of course, fueled lots o ...

November 12, 2012

Giant bombshell: Sinofsky out at Microsoft–effective immediately This afternoon, Microsoft announced that Steven Sinofsky, President, Windows Division, would be leaving the company, effective immediately.  ...

November 12, 2012

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 preview coming tomorrow Last month, Microsoft finally broke silence and announced that a preview version of Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 will be coming in mid ...

November 12, 2012

Press renders of Samsung ATIV Odyssey leaked During the Windows Phone 8 launch event last month, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer teased a new Samsung Windows Phone 8 device that is coming t ...

November 12, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920T listed on Amazon China for only USD $576 Nokia Lumia 920T, a variant of the Lumia 920 for China Mobile, was listed on Amazon China today. As shown on the product page, the pricing w ...

November 12, 2012

Windows Phone App for Desktop beta now available At the Windows Phone 8 launch event in San Francisco last Monday, Microsoft announced a set of applications to make it easier to sync your m ...

November 9, 2012

SkyDrive adds Excel Surveys In a blog post on the Inside SkyDrive today, Omar Shahine announced a new feature rolling out in the next 24 hours, Excel Surveys. Microsoft ...

November 8, 2012

Bing home page downloads is (officially) back A few weeks ago some tipsters noticed the ability to download a home page image from www.Bing.com, which was apparently being flight tested ...

November 8, 2012

Switching to Skype from Messenger? There’s a FAQ for that Early next year, Microsoft is planning to retire Windows Live Messenger in favor of Skype, bundling the back end of Messenger with the Skype ...

November 8, 2012

Photos of Nokia Lumia 830 Windows Phone 8 device leaked Nokia has so far unveiled four Windows Phone 8 devices – the Nokia Lumia 920, 820, 822, and 810. It appears the company has another device c ...

November 7, 2012

Xbox Surface, the 7-inch gaming tablet, is in the works Back in June this year, just ahead of the secretive Microsoft Surface announcement, LiveSide first reported a rumor that Microsoft is workin ...

November 6, 2012

On the final post on “Inside Windows Live”, Brian Hall says goodbye to Windows Live Messenger Just a few minutes ago, Microsoft President, Skype Division, Tony Bates announced a new version of Skype that is set to replace Windows Live ...

November 6, 2012

Skype: Windows Live Messenger “retirement” official–gone by 1st quarter 2013 Earlier this week, we reported on a The Verge post saying that Microsoft is planning to retire Windows Live Messenger in favor of Skype, the ...

November 6, 2012