January, 2013

Microsoft account enables Sina Weibo connection, integrates into Windows Phone, Windows 8, SkyDrive, and more We reported as early as February last year that Microsoft is working on connecting Chinese micro-blogging service Sina Weibo to Microsoft ac ...

January 9, 2013

SkyDrive.com updated with new HTML5 features and share options Microsoft announced on their official Inside SkyDrive blog the latest update to their SkyDrive.com website. This update brings SkyDrive.com ...

January 8, 2013

Messenger era to come to an end March 15th Although we haven’t received an email (yet), a number of sites are reporting that Microsoft has sent out emails today announcing that the la ...

January 8, 2013

CES 2013 Recap – Samsung ATIV Odyssey, Huawei Ascend W1 announced, Sprint to get Windows Phone 8 this summer The annual Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2012 just started today in Las Vegas, and despite Microsoft’s lack of presence, three Windows Phon ...

January 8, 2013

Devices and services? Microsoft needs to focus on apps Late last year, Microsoft announced that it is changing its focus, moving away from software and toward “devices and services”.  We’re not r ...

January 8, 2013

Is 2013 the Year of Durango? Last November marked the Xbox 360's seventh birthday, and while developers continue to do some amazing things with the aging console, it sho ...

January 6, 2013

With Windows Phone and Google at war, the user loses Google seems to be bent on declaring war on Windows Phone for some reason recently.  After dropping Exchange ActiveSync for its own open-sou ...

January 5, 2013

Xbox LIVE account region migration to become more streamlined, currently in testing Microsoft account has been the identity service for all your Microsoft products and services – Windows 8, Windows Phone, Xbox LIVE, Xbox Mus ...

January 5, 2013

Specification for Verizon’s Samsung ATIV Odyssey leaked During the Windows Phone 8 launch event back in October last year, Steve Ballmer revealed an upcoming Samsung Windows Phone 8 device – the S ...

January 4, 2013

Nokia’s next phones: is this a grand plan in the works? Today The Verge revealed that Nokia is apparently planning a successor to the Nokia 920, only with an aluminum body to make the phone lighte ...

January 3, 2013

New Skype app update adds Messenger buddies, removes People Hub integration for Windows Phone A post on the Skype Garage blog announced an update for Skype for Windows Phone 8, officially dubbed the “Skype for Windows Phone 8 Preview ...

January 2, 2013

Google executives are refusing to allow Windows Phone access to YouTube, says Microsoft In a post on the Microsoft on the Issues blog, VP and Deputy General Counsel Dave Heiner today fired another barrage aimed at Google, lament ...

January 2, 2013