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Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014
As of today, Microsoft has officially ceased support and technical service assistance for both Windows XP OS and Office 2003. If you haven't already switched to a newer OS, Microsoft is offering a free tool to help you transfer your files and settings.
Monday, 7 Apr 2014
The Smart Ageing, Heartsmart, and Health Abacus apps enable doctors to extend delivery of healthcare to patients beyond the confines of their physical clinics, allowing patients to reach their doctors without having to go down physically to the clinics for basic medical queries.
Thursday, 3 Apr 2014
Spotify "paints it black" with a redesigned interface, complete with new typography and iconography, as well as some new features. First looks after the jump.
At Build 2014, Microsoft also found some time to tease some future updates. One that's bound to please long-time Windows users is the return of the Start menu. And it comes with a twist.
Windows Phone 8.1's Cortana digital personal assistant will launch shortly in the U.S. as a 'beta', and then in the U.S., the U.K., and China in the second half of 2014. For us in Asia Pacific, we've to wait till 2015.
Microsoft has announced at Build that Windows will now be free for OEMs building devices smaller than 9 inches.
At Build 2014, Microsoft has also taken some time to demo the Modern-style version of Office. But this touch-friendly Office looks to be still far away from an official release.
Less than six months after releasing Windows 8.1, the first major update for the operating system is set to arrive next week with many UI tweaks to please keyboard and mouse users.
At the Build developer conference today in San Francisco, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8.1. And for the first time, we got to hear the voice of the Cortana digital personal assistant.
Monday, 31 Mar 2014
Deezer has announced two major new platform developments to offer music fans an experience across desktop, mobile, and tablet devices.