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2 years ago

Microsoft begins to drop 2 GB file size limit for OneDrive

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2 years ago

Unlocked Lumia 520 gets Amazon 'Lightning Deal' price cut to $99.99

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2 years ago

Cortana can now tell you the time worldwide and do currency conversions

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As Microsoft continually improves their new Cortana voice-assistant, users are discovering more novice features every day. Recently, we covered all the new songs Cortana can either sing (or semi-sing), and today we are learning that she can now tell you the time or convert currencies.

Just by asking Cortana "What time is it?" and the assistant fetches you the present time. Although she does not yet read it out loud, making this new find slightly less useful. Actually, asking Cortana the current time itself is redundant since it likely your phone already has an up-to-date clock (especially since with Update 1, the OS can synchronize over Wi-Fi for the current time).

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2 years ago

Surface Pro 3 reportedly hard to find in the UK after launch

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2 years ago

Yezz to launch two new Windows Phone 8.1 devices in October for Europe

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2 years ago

Get ready to ramp it up with the official app for Myntra, India's leading fashion store

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Myntra.com is the leading online retailer of fashion and casual lifestyle products in India, and headquartered in Bangalore. Acquired by Flipkart a few months ago, the shopping portal offers clothes, footwear, and fashion accessories for men, women, and kids.

The company has just launched their official shopping app for Windows Phone devices offering products from over 600 brands.

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2 years ago

Background Wallpapers HD, more Windows Phone wallpapers than you can shake a stick at

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If you are in need of a new Windows Phone 8.1 Start Screen wallpaper or a Windows Phone lockscreen wallpaper, take a gander at Background Wallpapers HD.

While the developer does not offer an exact number of wallpapers available, there is an abundance of wallpapers to sift through. The images are categorized and include nature, abstract, cartoons, pets, gaming characters and more.

Just exploring the wallpaper offerings from Background Wallpapers HD, it comes across as an impressive collection but the navigation could use a little fine-tuning.

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: Nokia 1A Micro-USB Car Charger DC-17

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Nokia Lumia 630 now available for just £90 at Carphone Warehouse

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The Lumia 630 is available through Carphone Warehouse for just £89.95 on Pay As You Go plans. This offer brings down the price of the handset from £129.95 and is an absolute bargain for anyone looking for a new, affordable Windows Phone. As well as the deal, Carphone Warehouse will provide up to £25 on old smartphones when trading it in for the Lumia 630.

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2 years ago

New data shows OS market share gains for Windows 8 and 8.1

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2 years ago

China gives Microsoft twenty days to respond to antitrust inquiry

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China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) is demanding a "written explanation within 20 days" from Microsoft over queries about Windows and Office compatibility. Earlier this month, the Chinese government launched an antitrust investigation into Microsoft centred around the bundling of Internet Explorer and Windows Media Player with the Windows operating system.

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2 years ago

Win a Lumia 530 by showing what you do after work (UK)

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The Lumia 530 is the latest Windows Phone to hit the UK shores and NokNok.tv – Microsoft's UK blog – is running a quick competition for you to win one. The team have their lucky hands on three units to give away over the next three weeks. The first week requires you to share a photo that best sums up 5:30pm for you. This could be anything from relaxing (or not so) post-work activities to spending time with the kids.

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2 years ago

Microsoft shares a 'selfie' to tease the Lumia 730 ahead of IFA

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IFA 2014 is just days away in Berlin and Microsoft is starting to tease its next Windows Phone announcement on September 4th. We previously looked at invitations being fired out that hinted at a special 'selfie' Windows Phone (the Lumia 730) and this morning the company shared an image, which could have potentially been taken with said Windows Phone.

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2 years ago

Micromax Canvas Win W121 now available on Flipkart for Rs. 9,494

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Remember the Windows Phone handsets Micromax launched over two months ago? The first of the two devices, the Canvas Win W121, is now available on Flipkart for Rs. 9,494 (around $157). Looks like Micromax has not entered into any exclusive deals with the store, as the mobile is also available on Snapdeal for Rs. 9499, and on Amazon India for Rs. 9,999 ($165).

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2 years ago

Pay for your latte with MyBucks, a new Starbucks app for Windows Phone

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