- News tagged "microsoft"
Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014
Microsoft has released a teaser poster for the unveiling of a new phone(s) on 4th September at IFA 2014 in Berlin this year. The poster includes a not-so-subtly hidden Lumia 1020-style camera module in the text, as well as a mention of 'face time'. Could this be a selfie-orientated Windows Phone?
We know the HTC One (M8) for Windows Phone looks just like its Android counterpart, but what about its specs? Well, Windows Phone Central has confirmed most of them, and let us just say, no one should be surprised.
Monday, 11 Aug 2014
Microsoft just unveiled the world's most affordable phone, the Nokia 130. Priced at just €19, the Nokia 130 has a 1.8-inch color display, a 1,020mAh battery, a microSD memory card slot and runs on Series 30+ mobile platform.
Microsoft announced that its Windows Phone Store now boasts over 300,000 apps with "hundreds more" being added every day.
Microsoft is giving free phones for employees at its Nokia unit in Beijing if they apply for the company's volunteer resignation package. Can you guess which phone model? Hit the link to find out more.
Friday, 8 Aug 2014
If you are looking for a basic and seriously affordable mini-PC, the Zotac ZBOX CI320 nano, which comes with Windows 8.1 with Bing, will be available later this August from just S$360.
According to Winbeta, the next major version of Windows, currently codenamed Windows Threshold, will receive some fairly major overhauls, including the removal of the Charms menu and added virtual desktop functionality.
Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014
Microsoft has announced the local retail availability date for the Surface Pro 3. Prices of the various models and accessories, and details of on-going promotions after the jump.
Monday, 4 Aug 2014
Move over Nokia Lumia 930, a new 5-inch Windows Phone flagship is (almost) in town.
Microsoft filed a lawsuit against Samsung for its failure to pay royalties on time and with accrued late payment interest. Apparently, Samsung cited "a fundamental disagreement" for doing so, which forced Microsoft to take legal action. Hit the link to find out more.