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2 years ago

Microsoft promotes Project Spark with a 'Choose Your Own Adventure' feature

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Remember reading those "Choose Your Own Adventure" books when you were a kid, where at some points in the story you had to decide whether to follow the plot in one direction or another? Well, that's just what Microsoft has come up with in a new feature story designed to promote their newly released game creation tool Project Spark for the Xbox One and Windows 8.1 platforms.

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2 years ago

Riptide GP2 on Windows Phone gets delayed, now planning to splash in November

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Riptide GP2 for Windows Phone has been delayed for a November release, meaning those who are eagerly awaiting the action-packed title will have to play through the Windows 8 version for the time being. Previously slated for an early October release, the official Venture Unit Twitter account responded to a fan querying about the launch date of Riptide GP2, noting the alteration.

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2 years ago

More global Nokia websites, including the US and India, redirecting to Microsoft Mobile

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2 years ago

Lumia 730 now available for purchase in India

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2 years ago

Go old school with the Windows Phone retro game Bit Raid

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Bit Raid is a retro-styled arcade game for Windows Phone where you are tasked with protecting your bit-base from bit-bombs that fall from the top of the screen.

Graphics are minimal, much like you would find with a Pong era game than a current day video game. Game play is fast paced and has a decent amount of challenge.

Available for low- memory devices, Bit Raid may not appeal to everyone but if you are a fan of retro styled games, it comes across as a fun time waster.

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2 years ago

Nokia to shut down factory in India on November 1 after Microsoft cancels purchasing deal

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2 years ago

Vaio shows what the company can do on its own with premium tablet prototype

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2 years ago

Domino's India app updated with order status tracking, pizza customization and more

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2 years ago

Project Spark ends its beta status, fully launches on Windows, Xbox One

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Microsoft has announced that Project Spark's beta period has ended. The full release version is now available online and at retail stores for PC and Xbox One. Project Spark is an immersive experience where users not only get to play games, but can create content and games. Users can share their creations as well with other users, allowing for multi-player gaming and game creation.

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2 years ago

Blink update brings improvements for low light photography

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2 years ago

Listen to Daniel Rubino talk Windows 10, WPCentral and more on the latest episode of The Tech Informist

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The Tech Informist is a relatively new podcast that focuses on tech news with informative guests. Mary Jo Foley was their first guest on episode one, and now our very own Daniel Rubino sat down for the sixth episode. Listen (or watch) as Daniel talks Windows 10, WPCentral and more with co-hosts JJ Hammond and Kevin Harvell.

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2 years ago

Activity tracker Wellograph companion app now available for Windows Phone

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The official Wellograph app for Windows Phone is available for you to download. It looks like the app quietly snuck into the Windows Phone Store. Wellograph is an activity tracker that we first talked about in May. Fast forward to today and you can download the app for Windows Phone and buy the tracker at your local Microsoft Store or on the Microsoft Store website.

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2 years ago

See Satya Nadella announce new Adobe partnership, give away hundreds of Surface Pro 3s

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At Adobe's MAX conference today, the software company for creative professionals announced a new partnership with Microsoft. If you missed the announcement from this morning, you can watch Satya Nadella talk about the partnership and see how Adobe is working with Microsoft to bring better touch and stylus support to apps from Adobe's Creative Cloud. Also, as a bonus to attendees of MAX, Nadella also gave away the prized Surface Pro 3 to everyone in the audience.

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2 years ago

Warlock announced as final remastered map in Halo: The Master Chief Collection

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection is just about a month away, and we still are learning new things about the game on a weekly basis. Today 343 Industries have finally shown off the last of the remasterd multiplayer maps for Halo 2 Anniversary. Warlord, is the sixth and final map remake based after the map Warlock. The map is a four-way asymmetric map that's destined to be a hit with Capture the Flag and King of the Hill game types.

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2 years ago

Lep's World 3: This is what happens when Super Mario becomes a Leprechaun

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If you're a fan of Super Mario, then you might want to check out Lep's World 3. It's a very similar game, but with a Leprechaun twist. Evil trolls steal the elves' gold and kidnap all the villagers. Lep is the only one who escapes and it's up to him to save his friends and family. There are 120 levels to run and jump through. Want to see how it looks before installing it? Check out our gameplay video on the Lumia 930.

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