January, 2014

Lumia “Black” is on the way Nokia announced today, via the Nokia Conversations blog and an update details page, that Lumia "Black", a feature update for Nokia Lumia Win ...

January 9, 2014

LiveSide on Azure Part 4: FTP, the (almost) easy way Setting up FTP on our Azure VM is precisely why we're doing this series: the downside of managing a server when you're not an IT pro is that ...

January 7, 2014

Mulally out as Microsoft searches for a CEO The latest on the Microsoft CEO news came out today, as the Associated Press is reporting that Alan Mulally, current Ford CEO and considered ...

January 7, 2014

Lots of Microsoft / Nokia / mobile numbers floating around: what do they mean? Yesterday, Microsoft released some numbers showing that Windows Phone achieved record sales this holiday season, topping sales of iPhones in ...

January 7, 2014

Microsoft sells 3 million Xbox Ones; Hal rates it a Fail First, the official news. In a blog post today, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Yusuf Mehdi announced that the Xbox One sold over 3 milli ...

January 6, 2014

Follow Microsoft CES Partners’ announcements While Microsoft isn't "officially" at CES anymore, with no keynote and no Microsoft booth, the company is still making a strong showing this ...

January 6, 2014

LiveSide on Azure Part Three: The Web Platform Installer If you've been following along at home, you know we're setting up a beta testing site for LiveSide running on Azure, mirroring our main site ...

January 1, 2014

Today’s Skype “hack”: “No user information was compromised” Earlier today, Skype's social media properties, including two Twitter accounts, a Facebook page, and the Skype blog, were defaced by the "Sy ...

January 1, 2014

Skype Twitter accounts compromised A few minutes ago, both the Skype and the Skype developer Twitter accounts tweeted out messages purportedly from the Syrian Electronic Army, ...

January 1, 2014

LiveSide on Azure Part Two: Server setup When you log on to the Server you just set up (see LiveSide on Azure: Part One), you're greeted by Server Manager, the front end to managing ...

January 1, 2014