April, 2013

Bing Apps for Windows 8 Refresh: “a significant set of updates” The folks in Redmond must be feeling relieved about getting their taxes done (today, April 15th, is the deadline for paying your federal inc ...

April 15, 2013

Skype for Windows Phone updated: version 2.5 available now Another Skype update (is this becoming a thing? regular updates from a Microsoft product?) for Windows Phone just hit the Windows Phone Stor ...

April 15, 2013

Bing Image Search adds “Pin to Pinterest” Are you a Pinterest user?  Pinterest, “a tool for collecting and organizing things you love”, launched in March, 2010, and has grown to ...

April 12, 2013

Are you a Microsoft enthusiast, or just Scroogled? Here we go again, another day, and another negative ad campaign coming from Microsoft, this time attacking supposed privacy problems with An ...

April 10, 2013

Exclusive: Microsoft account to get two-factor authentication soon Last month we exclusively reported one of the new security features coming to Microsoft account – enhanced account aliases, aimed to replace ...

April 9, 2013

All in with Xbox: Microsoft sells Mediaroom Microsoft and Ericsson announced today that Microsoft is selling its Mediaroom IPTV platform to Ericsson, a deal to be completed in the seco ...

April 8, 2013

Images of Nokia Lumia 928 leaked, coming to Verizon this month It seems like Nokia is hot in the news again. Yesterday we reported a leak of the specifications of the Nokia “Catwalk” device, said to be c ...

April 6, 2013

Are these the specs for the Nokia Catwalk? We first heard rumors of a couple of new, lighter Nokia devices back in January, and now, according to a set of tweets (noted by WMPowerUser ...

April 5, 2013

Is the World Ready for an Always On Xbox? Despite the fact that Sony has already announced their next-generation console, the Playstation 4, Microsoft remains as tight-lipped about t ...

April 5, 2013

Late and lame again: why the Outlook.com Calendar is too little, too late Yesterday Microsoft released their new updated version of an online calendar, offering a clean new interface and a basic set of features as ...

April 4, 2013

SkyDrive for iOS updated If you’re using SkyDrive on an iOS device, there’s good news for you as Microsoft announced today in a blog post on the Inside SkyDrive blog ...

April 3, 2013

After a long wait, a nice little Calendar Being stuck in the real world has its advantages, sometimes.  You sit down in front of the computer after dealing with day to day life, and ...

April 2, 2013

Build 2013 opens registration One week ago, Microsoft announced that the 2013 version of Build, their developer focused conference that’s sure to feature lots of Windows ...

April 2, 2013

Microsoft sells two special Surface Pro versions in China Microsoft China today updated its Surface website with detailed pricing info of Surface Pro in China mainland market. As I reported over at ...

April 2, 2013

Messenger phases out, Skype updates, and messaging on Microsoft is still a bit of a mess Next week, Microsoft will begin the process of moving users off of their Windows Live Messenger clients and onto Skype, something that Messe ...

April 1, 2013

April, and still no Calendar. This isn’t funny anymore If you haven’t been following along at home, we’re still waiting for a new Calendar to go along with the shiny new Outlook.com that was rele ...

April 1, 2013