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Wearables minecraft-gameband

Microsoft recently acquired Mojang, the creator of the popular indie game, Minecraft. Microsoft recently launched its wearable device, the Microsoft Band. However, if Mojang teamed up with Gameband to produce the first Minecraft wearable device.… Read More

microsoft-news Fujitsu Stylistic Q335

Fujitsu has announced the new SYLISTIC Q335 8-inch Windows Tablet focused on the enterprise. It is powered by Intel Atom CPU and comes with accessories like the Folio Cover or TPU Case for enhanced device protection and productivity to go even farther. There is also optional conversion cables to serve enterprise-ready functionalities. Key Specs: 8” […] Read more at Microsoft…

new device lumia 535

Microsoft recently introduced the company’s latest smartphone, the Lumia 535. The Lumia 535 is one of the best budget smatphone available right now which is already available in a handful of countires. However, if you live in Spain, you’ll now be able to purchase the smarpthone via Amazon. For those of you who don’t know, the Lumia 535 comes with…

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HERE today released a minor update for its Windows Phone apps. The latest update doesn’t bring a lot of new features. However, the update does fix a really improtant bug. The company recently released an update for HERE Maps and Transit which lets you create a HERE account which will allow you to import your favourites from your old Nokia account. However,…

Apps VLC

VLC recently launched its Windows Phone application. However, the app today received an update. The latest update brings tons of bug fixes. Including that, the update also adds the ability to enable subtitles. https://twitter.com/beauzeh/status/545270539615735809 The developers has pushed the update to the Windows Phone Store — meanning that it should be available in 2-3 hours. Unfortuantely, the app isn’t available for…

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Microsoft today announced that Windows Dev Center is releasing enhancements to Downloads and In-app purchase reports for Windows Store. Microsoft has optimized the Dev Center Download and In-app purchase reports to deliver information faster. Their goal is to display transaction data no more than 2 days following the transaction itself.  This enhanced reporting will allow […] Read more at Microsoft…

Apps

Microsoft today announced one of the most significant update for Windows App Studio. You can now integrate TouchDevelop scripts for creating apps in Windows App Studio. With this integration, developers will gain access to the hundreds of thousands of TouchDevelop apps and games, improving the quality and complexity of apps created with Windows App Studio. App Studio users can now…

microsoft-news Tetris Xbox One

Tetris Ultimate game is now available for download on the Xbox One. Game Description: The world’s most-loved puzzle game arrives on next-gen consoles, and is better than ever in Tetris® Ultimate. With six modes, new features, and unique visuals, the evolution of this iconic game is the ultimate must-have on next-gen consoles. You can take […] Read more at Microsoft…

Wearables Toshiba-Activity-Tracker

Earlier this summer, Toshiba launched its activity tracker in China. The activity tracker isn’t available worldwide, however. According to a new user manual spotted at the FCC, it seems like the company may soon launch the wristband in the United States. The user manual suggests the activity tracker will be able to track the basic things, such as walking, running…

microsoft-news Forza NAPA Pack

Amazon US is now offering great discounts on some of the popular Xbox One games. The list includes Forza Horizon 2, Halo: The Master Chief Collection and more. Find the list of games available on deal below. Halo: The Master Chief Collection – $44.99 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – $44.99 Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition […] Read more at Microsoft…

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Windows Phone is home to several navigation apps, boasting the excellent HERE suite of apps, a series of Google Maps clients and apps like Moovit and Waze. Today we can add another to the list. Navmii is a navigation service which offers turn by turn navigation and offline mapping. It also makes use of crowdsourced data to improve its reliability.…

microsoft-news Office logo

Microsoft today updated their Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for iPhone devices. It is minor update with no major features and improvements. What’s New in Word: Bug Fixes and Performance improvements. What’s New in Excel: Bug Fixes and Performance improvements. What’s New in PowerPoint: Portrait View: View and edit your presentation no matter which way […] Read more at Microsoft…

marketing Make It happen microsoft

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BD0VyFgsVQ Earlier this month, Microsoft started a new campaign campaign titled #MakeItHappen to promote Lumia devices. Microsoft is collecting unfulfilled resolutions from people around the world, and they will be picking 31 people and help them in achieving their goals. Today, they posted a new video showing how Microsoft helped Lani’s family to celebrate Christmas together. When we heard Lani’s…

microsoft-news Xbox 360 Bundle COS

As part of its 12 Days of Deals campaign, Microsoft Store will be offering a free game along with Xbox 360 console tomorrow. December 17 8AM ET – 4GB Xbox 360 + select free game for $149.99 Valid December 17, 2014 or while supplies last.  Available in select Microsoft full line retail and online stores […] Read more at Microsoft…

analysis microsoft android

There has been a debate of sorts around the existence of Android apps on Windows Phone. Some Windows Phone users and even popular journalists like Tom Warren of see it as a necessary evil, some like Peter Bright of Arstechnica see it as absolutely ludicrous. At first blush, the former argument seems like it would make a lot of sense.…