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Friday, 2 Mar 2012

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Being Gobbled Up Like Hotcakes

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Being Gobbled Up Like Hotcakes

In just about a day, the Windows 8 Consumer Preview has racked up one million downloads. Will this new operating system live up to the hype surrounding it?

Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Available to Download

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Available to Download

Windows 8 moves from developer preview, to consumer preview at Mobile World Congress 2012. And if you can't wait to try it out, here's the good news: Windows 8 Consumer Preview is now available to download.

Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012

Skype App Comes to Windows Phone Alongside Lower Hardware Requirements

Skype App Comes to Windows Phone Alongside Lower Hardware Requirements

At Mobile World Congress 2012, Microsoft chose to keep things simple by announcing the release of the Skype App for Windows Phone, alongside new hardware requirements for devices targeted at entry level markets.

Monday, 27 Feb 2012

Nokia Lumia 900 Goes Global Alongside Lumia 610

Nokia Lumia 900 Goes Global Alongside Lumia 610

At Mobile World Congress, Nokia officially announces the global availability of the Lumia 900. At the same time, the Nokia Lumia 610 was also announced, joining the Windows Phone family as its fourth member, with new Nokia services coming along in March and April 2012.

Monday, 20 Feb 2012

Microsoft Unveils New Logo for Windows

Microsoft Unveils New Logo for Windows

Windows 8 has already marked a change in direction for Microsoft and now the software giants have unveiled a new logo to go with the upcoming operating system.

Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012

Nokia Might Showcase Six Phones at MWC 2012

Nokia Might Showcase Six Phones at MWC 2012

Nokia is rumored to showcase up to six new phones at Mobile World Congress 2012, three of which are Windows Phone devices while the others are S40 feature phones as part of the Asha portfolio.

Monday, 13 Feb 2012

Microsoft Store India Reportedly Hacked, Users Credentials Compromised

Microsoft Store India Reportedly Hacked, Users Credentials Compromised

Microsoft Store India has been reportedly hacked by the Chinese Evil Shadow Team and they have released the usernames and passwords obtained from the breach of the online store.

Thursday, 9 Feb 2012

At Least One High-End Phone Expected from Nokia at MWC 2012

At Least One High-End Phone Expected from Nokia at MWC 2012

Details are still sketchy for the moment, but an industry source has revealed to Forbes that Nokia will be announcing at least one high-end smartphone, alongside an unusual software feature normally found only on high-end smartphones.

Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012

Microsoft Puts a Stop to the Start Menu for Windows 8

Microsoft Puts a Stop to the Start Menu for Windows 8

One of the most commonly recognizable features of the Windows OS over more than a decade has been the Start Button and Menu. Microsoft has made the radical decision to ditch both for the upcoming Windows 8.

Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012

White Nokia Lumia 800 Announced

White Nokia Lumia 800 Announced

Nokia's first Windows Phone, the Nokia Lumia 800, was launched in three colors: black, cyan and magenta. A fourth color has been revealed, showcasing the Lumia 800 in a pure, white polycarbonate design.

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