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Monday, 30 Sep 2013

Microsoft to Increase Windows 8 and 8.1 App Install Limit to 81 Devices

Microsoft to Increase Windows 8 and 8.1 App Install Limit to 81 Devices

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

Foursquare Develops First Native Tablet App for Windows 8; Windows Store Nears 100,000 Apps

Foursquare Develops First Native Tablet App for Windows 8; Windows Store Nears 100,000 Apps

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 Offers Cash Rewards to Windows Phone 8 Developers

Microsoft Offers Cash Rewards to Windows Phone 8 Developers

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

Rumor: Windows 8.1 to Ship August 1

Rumor: Windows 8.1 to Ship August 1

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

Windows Store Now Has More Than 45,000 Apps Worldwide

Windows Store Now Has More Than 45,000 Apps Worldwide

According to MetroStore Scanner, the Windows Store currently has slightly over 45,000 apps worldwide.

Friday, 25 Jan 2013

SkyDrive App for Windows 8/RT Gets Live Tile Support

SkyDrive App for Windows 8/RT Gets Live Tile Support

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

U.S. Windows Store Lists Special App Offers

U.S. Windows Store Lists Special App Offers

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

Microsoft is Updating Built-in Apps for Windows 8 All the Way to Oct 26 Launch

Microsoft is Updating Built-in Apps for Windows 8 All the Way to Oct 26 Launch

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.

Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011

Windows Store Beta Launching in February 2012

Windows Store Beta Launching in February 2012

Microsoft has given the community a taste of what the Windows Store will be like with a little preview at a recent event in San Francisco. According to them, equal thought has been given to how users and developers will access the platform.

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