- News tagged "windows store"
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015
At the Build developer conference, Microsoft has shared more details on what the Windows Store will offer to end-users, businesses, and developers.
Today at Build, Windows chief Terry Myerson laid out more plans for the company's Universal Windows Platform strategy. And it involves Android and iOS.
Monday, 30 Sep 2013
Starting October 9, Windows Store apps can be installed on up to 81 devices using the same Microsoft account. This applies to both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 apps.
Friday, 28 Jun 2013
At Build 2013, it was announced that Foursquare has developed a native tablet app for Windows 8 tablets. This is the company's first native tablet app. Several big-name apps are coming to the platform too, as Windows Store nears 100,000 apps.
Monday, 17 Jun 2013
Microsoft is reportedly paying up to US$100,000 to Windows Phone 8 application developers. By offering such lucrative cash incentives, the Redmond software giant hopes to bolster the offerings on its Windows store, so that people would be convinced to purchase a Windows Phone 8 device.
Monday, 10 Jun 2013
According to Paul Thurrott, Windows 8.1 will ship on August 1. The question is: Will the OS update also appear on the Windows Store on the same day?
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013
According to MetroStore Scanner, the Windows Store currently has slightly over 45,000 apps worldwide.
Friday, 25 Jan 2013
Microsoft has announced that the SkyDrive app from the Windows Store will start showing notifications on the live tile as you add new files to your SkyDrive. Hopefully, more features like offline sync for Windows RT will come soon.
Monday, 24 Dec 2012
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.
Thursday, 11 Oct 2012
If you're running the RTM version of Windows 8, remember to check the Windows Store for updates to the built-in apps. The Redmond giant will continue to issue updates all the way to the OS' October 26 public launch.