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WebGL is a JavaScript-based library which allows browsers to access the graphics hardware directly. Microsoft has never been a fan of the standard, as it allows data from the internet direct access to the memory and hardware of the PC, presenting a security concern. Time has moved on however, and the standard has gained momentum, such that even Nokia’s Here…

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Windows Blue has cribbed a lot from Windows Phone, including the new smaller Live Tiles .  Here is a feature from Windows Blue which needs to come to Windows Phone ASAP. WPCentral reports that one of the newly leaked features from Windows Blue is Quiet Hours, which blocks notifications from buzzing your device between the specified times, be it overnight…

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Asustek Computer Inc.  is in talks with Microsoft to license Windows Phone 8, and may use it in their Padfone hybrid phone/ tablet. “With our Padfone concept, the phone plus tablet, I think it makes sense for Windows 8,” said Benson Lin, corporate vice president of mobile communication products. “There is no target timeline…but…