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Windows 8 retail software sales end Friday, but Windows 8.1 sales continue

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Microsoft adds emoji character search support to Bing

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Microsoft tries to promote its 'geek' coolness with list of Windows Phone apps

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SmartThings launches Windows Phone 8.1 app for controlling connected home devices

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Microsoft Store offers 5 percent coupon code for most items, including Xbox One

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All Office 365 subscribers to get free unlimited OneDrive cloud storage space

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Microsoft reportedly working on server software that will run on ARM-based chips

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Fitbit announces new Charge trackers and Surge fitness 'superwatch'

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As teased earlier with an app update, Fitbit has announced three new fitness wearables today, the Charge, Charge HR, and Surge. All three devices will track your steps, sleep and more. The Charge is available today, while the Charge HR and Surge will both be available in early 2015.

All three devices will get support for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 as announced earlier this morning.

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Sunset Overdrive Xbox One review, it truly is an Awesomepocalypse

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Sunset Overdrive from Insomniac Games is the Xbox One's newest exclusive IP. These guys have worked exclusively with Sony on PlayStation for almost 20 years. However, Insomniac studios decided it was time for something new and Microsoft was willing to take a chance on them. Thus Sunset Overdrive was born.

Insomniac takes a radiant apocalyptic world, adds some unique over-the-top game play elements, and a touch of great writing and creates the tour-de-force that is Sunset Overdrive. The game is in no way, shape, or form afraid to go all out. Xbox One gamers are in for a special experience with this one.

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2 years ago

Fitbit for Windows Phone grabs background-sync, Cortana integration, and support for new trackers

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This morning, Microsoft and Fitbit have announced a major update for the current Windows Phone app in addition to a forthcoming overhaul to the Windows 8.1 Modern one. The Windows Phone app update is live right now while the Windows 8.1 app redo is expected in early November.

In addition, support for Fitbit's latest trackers, including the just announced Fitbit Charge, Fitbit Charge HR and Fitbit Surge, is included in this latest round of updates (Surge support due upon release of the tracker).

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2 years ago

Keep track of your candidate with Election Essential for Windows Phone and Windows 8

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Mid-term Elections are right around the corner with U.S. voters going to the polls to elect Federal, State and Local officials. Election Essential is an app available for both Windows Phone and Windows 8 that is designed to deliver information on the State and Federal candidates on the ballot.

The information is compiled from various political watchdog groups such as Sunlight and Project Vote Smart. Along with candidate information, Election Essential will also provide users with information on any Statewide Amendments and measures that will appear on the ballot.

Election Essential comes across as a handy app to have if you need to dig around and see which candidate is worthy of your vote.

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2 years ago

Archos 40 Cesium goes on sale for just €89 in Germany

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2 years ago

Microsoft dropping Xbox One price to $349 for the US holiday season

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Microsoft is preparing to tackle the upcoming holiday season by announcing a promotional offer on the Xbox One, which will be available in the US for just $349. The $50 off consoles includes not only purchasing the main box outright, but also any promotional bundles like the Assassin's Creed package. If you've been holding off making the purchase for a price drop, this may well be your chance to grab your chosen bundle.

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2 years ago

Quikr launches official classifieds app on Windows Phone

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The Quikr team announced that they were working on a Windows Phone app earlier this year, and now the classifieds app is available for download. Featuring 12 categories and over 140 sub-categories that include cars, real estate, furniture, flats, mobiles, electronics and more, Quikr offers a wide variety of choice when it comes to finding what you're looking for.

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