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2 years ago

AutoDesk gets on the subscription bandwagon with SketchBook Pro 7

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2 years ago

Microsoft adds photo sharing and more to Skype for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: 50% Amzer Hybrid Case for Lumia 1020

Today Only: Buy the Amzer Hybrid Case with Kickstand for Nokia Lumia 1020 for just $9.95!

This Lumia 1020 hybrid case provides serious protection against drops and scratches while providing you with a built-in kickstand that can be used for watching movies, slideshows and more. The inner-most layer is made of a shock absorbing silicone that sits underneath a thick plastic exterior.

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2 years ago

Microsoft lowers price on four Xbox One games while denying console price cut rumors

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2 years ago

MemoLocation, quick and easy way to create map reminders

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MemoLocation is a handy Windows Phone app that lets you pin a location on a map and receive toast notifications when you return to that point.

The interface is simple and straightforward with MemoLocation and I can see the app coming in handy to remember where you parked your car, where you left your beach gear, where your favorite fishing hole is or your campsite. Available for low-memory devices, MemoLocation has a wide range of uses.

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2 years ago

The best Wi-Fi routers you can buy right now

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The best Wi-Fi routers you can buy right now

Let's face it, routers are now a big part of our daily lives. Whether for your connected home or just at the office, jumping on a Wi-Fi connection is a necessity most days, especially if you want to keep the mobile data usage on your smartphone low. Most everyone has an internet plan of some sort, and while the router that comes from your internet provider will get you online, it's not necessarily the best option overall. But just what router is the best router? We've compared the top 5 Wi-Fi routers so you can decide which one is best for your needs.

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2 years ago

Nokia Lumia 1020 in Italy on TIM might soon be seeing Cyan

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Windows Phone users around the globe are understandably excited for Windows Phone 8.1 and Lumia Cyan updates to hit their phones, and next up looks like being Italian Lumia 1020 owners on local carrier, TIM. Eager folks have been tweeting at the carriers official Twitter account for information, and it looks like things might start happening tomorrow.

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2 years ago

Microsoft offering free Lumia 630 to China workers who volunteer to resign

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2 years ago

Throw Quest, a Windows Phone game of dodge ball with a fantasy twist

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The best way to describe the Windows Phone game Throw Quest may be to say it is an intense game of dodge ball with a fantasy flair.

The game is an arcade action game where you face off against a wide range of enemies who you must dispatch. You take out the enemy by throwing a tiny red ball (and just about anything else you can get your hands on) at them. To the game honest, your opponent is throwing things at you as well.

While not available for low-memory devices, Throw Quest is a nicely animated arcade game that's not a bad time waster of a game. It just needs a little something, something to keep you pulled into the game.

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2 years ago

Sprint reportedly naming new CEO this week [update: confirmed]

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Update: The appointment has now been confirmed, see the full press release at the bottom of this post.

Original story:According to a new report, Sprint looks set to announce a new CEO this week. Marcelo Claure, a board member and founder of Brightstar, is to be named as replacement for current CEO, Dan Hesse, according to re/code. Softbank, which owns a majority shareholding in Sprint, also owns a majority of Brightstar. At this point nothing is official, and Hesse is still in charge until Sprint comes out and says otherwise.

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2 years ago

Report claims Microsoft still losing lots of money on Surface tablets

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2 years ago

It's finally here! The official Amazon.in app is now available for Windows Phone

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Amazon.in, the Indian affiliate of Amazon.com is an online marketplace offering customers a vast selection of products with a world-class e-commerce platform. While the Amazon app has been in the Windows Phone Store for a long time now, Amazon India customers had to wait until today to access the storefront from their Windows Phone devices. The Android and iOS apps for Amazon.in had launched last year.

The official Amazon.in app allows customers to browse, search, and shop from a selection of 17 million products across a broad range of categories from anywhere on their Windows Phone devices.

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2 years ago

Xbox One available for pre-order in India for Rs.39,990, exclusive to Amazon

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Ahead of the launch of the Xbox One in India on September 23, Amazon has the console available for pre-order for Rs. 39,990 ($650). Microsoft is launching two editions of the console in India — a standard Xbox One console without Kinect, which will retail for Rs. 39,990, and a Day One Edition that includes a Kinect sensor and two free games (FIFA 15 and Dance Central), which will be available for Rs. 45,990 ($750).

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2 years ago

Microsoft publishes changelog detailing new features in Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1

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2 years ago

Chinese Cortana has 24 personae, US version gets 6 new animations

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