July, 2013

BSkyB – Microsoft full press release Earlier today Microsoft announced it would not pursue an appeal of a decision by the High Court of England and Wales that "SkyDrive" infring ...

July 31, 2013

Microsoft gives up the SkyDrive name to BSkyB: now what? As reported by Tom Warren at The Verge, Microsoft has decided after all not to appeal a decision stemming from a lawsuit restricting Microso ...

July 31, 2013

SkyDrive on Reddit: notes from the Ask Me Anything Today, SkyDrive announced a major set of updates rolling out to everyone – hopefully you should see the improvements by the end of the day ( ...

July 30, 2013

SkyDrive.com gets massive update – new Shared view, high DPI support, text editor, and improved sharing capabilities Over the past month, we’ve been exclusively reporting some of the new features that is coming to SkyDrive.com. Today over on the official Sk ...

July 30, 2013

Will we ever see Instagram on Windows Phone?, and other app shenanigans A few years ago, it was Angry Birds – that definitive mobile app that proved, or disproved, the worth of Microsoft's mobile app selection. E ...

July 26, 2013

Images of Nokia’s 6-inch phablet leaked, already in production? Nokia just announced their largest screened device in history – the Nokia Lumia 625 – with a 4.7” display. Of course, when compared to the l ...

July 25, 2013

Nokia Lumia 625: officially coming to (everywhere but US) in Q3 The news is officially out about Nokia’s latest Lumia phone, the 625. In a press release, a web page, and a post on the official Nokia Conve ...

July 23, 2013

Nokia Lumia 625 render and specs leaked ahead of official “BIG” unveiling Nokia teased a “Something BIG” announcement yesterday on the Conversations blog. Nokia is expected to unveil the recent leaked Lumia 625, a ...

July 22, 2013

SkyDrive momentum When Microsoft introduced Windows 8.1 at Build a few weeks ago, it also introduced a newly revamped version of SkyDrive that now ships as pa ...

July 22, 2013

Nokia teases something BIG is coming tomorrow – could it be Nokia Lumia 625? A few days ago we first picked up the story that Nokia is currently planning a 4.7” low-end device to its Windows Phone 8 portfolio. Expecte ...

July 22, 2013

The Surface RT debacle Microsoft's 4th quarter earnings came out yesterday, and while the news was mixed, the big bombshell was news that Microsoft wrote down $900 ...

July 19, 2013

Some thoughts on Microsoft and the NSA Remember the old proverb about blind men describing an elephant? That's the situation we're in when trying to get our heads around all the n ...

July 17, 2013

News in China: Nokia 909, Surface Pro 256GB, Microsoft Store in Shanghai Nokia Lumia 1020 has passed Chinese TENAA certification, the radio communication device regulator in China. According to the TENAA cert info ...

July 17, 2013

Nokia Lumia 625, a low-end device with a 4.7-inch screen, passes certification in China Following the announcement of the flagship Nokia Lumia 1020 last week, it appears that the Finnish company is not done with their new Window ...

July 16, 2013

Is Chinese OEM OPPO considering a Windows Phone 8 device? Microsoft currently has four OEMs making Windows Phone 8 handsets - Nokia, HTC, Samsung, and Huawei. Other manufacturers had come and go sin ...

July 15, 2013

Exclusive: Shared lists, folder mounting, and device settings backup management coming to SkyDrive.com Over the past weeks, we have reported that Microsoft is currently planning a whole range of new features and enhancements to their SkyDrive ...

July 14, 2013

Details on upcoming Windows Phone GDR3 and “Blue” updates emerges Microsoft is about to rollout their next Windows Phone update, referred to as General Distribution Release 2 (GDR2), which will bring minor ...

July 12, 2013

Microsoft, reorganized So the rumored Microsoft reorganization was officially announced today, coming down pretty much just how Bloomberg News and All Things D sai ...

July 11, 2013

Zoom Reinvented recap: Nokia Lumia 1020 officially announced, Nokia Imaging SDK, and new exclusive apps arrives for Lumia devices As expected, during Nokia's "Zoom Reinvented" event held this morning at 11am EDT in New York City, the Finnish company unveiled their lates ...

July 11, 2013

Windows Phone 8 GDR2 update detailed on official website Microsoft detailed the next minor update to the Windows Phone 8 OS back in May, named GDR2, which came pre-loaded on recent new devices such ...

July 11, 2013