May, 2013

Can Windows 8.1 “save” Bing (and vice versa)? Today, Microsoft officially acknowledged a number of details about changes coming to Windows via the Windows 8.1 update, coming later this y ...

May 31, 2013

Renders of Huawei Ascend W2 leaked, coming later this year Huawei, one of the four Windows Phone 8 OEMs at this stage, announced their first device - the Huawei Ascend W1, back in January this year. ...

May 29, 2013

Surface Pro coming to Japan with 256GB version Microsoft Japan announced that the Surface Pro will be available in Japan on June 7th. The versions of Surface Pro will be 128GB and 256GB, ...

May 29, 2013

Samsung to unveil new ATIV Windows device(s) on June 20 Samsung has published on their press website that they will be holding an event on June 20, 2013 to unveil new Galaxy and ATIV devices. The ...

May 27, 2013

How to delete your Windows 8 synced personal settings from SkyDrive With the introduction of Windows 8 (and Windows RT), Microsoft enabled the ability for users to synchronise their personal settings – such a ...

May 25, 2013

Exclusive: SkyDrive.com to get built-in Photosynth 3D panorama mode [updated] Earlier this month, Microsoft added an improved “all photos” experience to SkyDrive.com, new document thumbnail layouts, full-resolution pho ...

May 25, 2013

Rumor: More Nokia “EOS” specifications leaked, to be announced on July 9? Rumors about the Nokia “EOS”, the Windows Phone with a true 41MP PureView camera, had been circulating since January this year. Later on in ...

May 24, 2013

Bing adds Carousel to News search Microsoft is betting big on “Satori”, the code name for the Bing technology that attempts to understand relationships between “the people, p ...

May 23, 2013

Spinning the Bing – Google I/O spin Today, on the Bing Search blog, Bing Director Stefan Weitz posted on some thoughts he and his team had while watching last week’s Google I/O ...

May 22, 2013

More Xbox One details emerge: TV integration, Second-hand play, more Microsoft wanted to make today’s Xbox One announcements about “big themes”, but of course, with all the attention of the gaming world focuse ...

May 21, 2013

New Xbox Revealed as Xbox One After months of speculation, Microsoft has now officially announced the new Xbox. Following a brief introductory video, Don Mattrick, Presid ...

May 21, 2013

Xbox: revealing Today is the big day for Xbox news, as Microsoft has gathered members of the press and others together on the Microsoft campus, all under a ...

May 21, 2013

Live Chat coming to Bing? Chat has been a hot topic this week, what with the addition of Google contacts into Outlook.com and the backlash it caused coming from Googl ...

May 17, 2013

Xbox gets a new official blog: The Wire Just in time for next week’s Xbox Reveal event, where Microsoft will for the first time unveil its next generation Xbox (Xboxes?), a new blo ...

May 17, 2013

Microsoft and Google: is this war? Some shots were fired back and forth today between Microsoft and Google in a series of exchanges both from the stage at Google I/O, and behi ...

May 15, 2013

The next Windows Phone update (GDR2), shipping with the Lumia 925, is coming to more devices this summer This morning (very early this morning, if you’re on the US west coast!) Nokia officially announced the Lumia 925, a lighter aluminum body ve ...

May 14, 2013

Chat with your Google friends still “stuck on Gmail” from Outlook.com In a blog post on the Outlook.com blog today, Microsoft has announced that it’s rolling out Google chat integration, allowing you to chat wi ...

May 14, 2013

Nokia officially announces the Lumia 925 At a press event in London today, Nokia’s Jo Harlow showed off the new Nokia 925, a slimmer, aluminum body Lumia device featuring a snap on ...

May 14, 2013

Windows Essentials 2012 updated Sometime today Microsoft has updated Windows Essentials 2012, the suite formerly known as Windows Live Essentials, increasing the build numb ...

May 13, 2013

SkyDrive improves photos experience, and a better Bing autosuggest A couple of tweaks to announce for Microsoft products today, for SkyDrive and Bing.  First up is news of an improved SkyDrive photos experie ...

May 13, 2013