- News tagged "microsoft"
Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013
Microsoft has confirmed that Skype will be replacing Windows Live Messenger on March 15 2013. The company plans to retire Windows Live Messenger in all countries except mainland China.
Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012
Microsoft has announced several changes to its Expression family of products in a move to consolidate its design and development tools offerings.
Monday, 24 Dec 2012
Sources told The Verge that Nokia is working on a 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet with HDMI and USB ports. A special cover with built-in keyboard, kickstand and battery is also being planned for the tablet.
Looking for some apps to download this holiday season from the Windows Store? For those on the U.S. Windows Store, Microsoft has listed six apps that are on offer from now till January 31, 2013.
Friday, 21 Dec 2012
HTC is said to be working on two Windows RT tablets to take on Apple in 2013.
Thursday, 20 Dec 2012
HTC is said to have scrapped plans for a big screen Windows Phone 8 device due to the limitation of the mobile platform.
Monday, 17 Dec 2012
Nokia Lumia 800, the Finnish company's first flagship Windows Phone device, has now officially received the update, according to Dutch site, wp7.nl.
Thursday, 13 Dec 2012
Google is shelving plans for dedicated apps like Gmail and Drive for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 due to the limited scale of users on Microsoft's platforms. The search giant, however, might change its mind if the situation improves.
Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says Google is the new Microsoft and that they are winning the war against Apple.
Monday, 3 Dec 2012
For Windows Phone 8 users using the Rooms feature, you can still invite people on other platforms. However, since they can't see the shared calendar, photos, and notes in one centralized location, a few other apps are needed.