- News tagged "microsoft"
Saturday, 6 Sep 2014
Shots fired at IFA 2014, with Microsoft's VP of Mobile Sales, Chris Weber, calling out Samsung and Apple for "overcharging for a smartphone experience that is clearly inferior to Lumia". Weber's justification for saying so comes in the form of the new Lumia 830 smartphone, which Weber called "an affordable flagship."
"Selfie" was the Oxford English Dictionary's 2013 word of the year. As a consequence of selfie fever, many smartphone manufacturer's are now trying to capture the selfie market with affordable smartphones paired with quality front-facing cameras. Microsoft effort is the Lumia 730/735.
Thursday, 4 Sep 2014
Microsoft unveiled its latest Lumia devices update at IFA 2014 today. "Lumia Denim" will be rolling out to all WP 8.1 Lumia devices later this year and includes WP8.1 Update 1, as well as a number of Lumia specific goodies, including a much-improved camera app.
Thursday, 28 Aug 2014
Zotac has just announced its Intel Bay Trail-based ZBOX PI320 pico desktop PC. Not only is the new mini-PC compact in size, it also boasts of a fan-less system for quiet computing experience
Friday, 22 Aug 2014
Never quite satisfied with Windows 8? You might not have to wait long for its successor as rumors are suggesting that Microsoft could be unveiling Windows 9 a month from now.
Thursday, 21 Aug 2014
Microsoft Devices Group announced that it will be launching the Lumia 530 in Singapore from August 23 at a retail price of S$159. It comes in a dual-SIM 3G variant and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan.
Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014
After 34 years at Microsoft, former CEO Steve Ballmer will be leaving Microsoft to manage his basketball team and focus on teaching.
Friday, 15 Aug 2014
As September 23 approaches for the official Xbox One launch in Singapore, Microsoft is turning up the heat by offering pre-order specials such as bundling in EA Sports FIFA 15 and more at no extra cost. Find out more details of what else the Xbox One Launch Bundles consists of and other pre-order specials.
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.