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Microsoft may soon offer an online store in India

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Microsoft may once again be offering an online store for users in India. Back in 2012, hackers accessed microsoftstore.co.in and stole usernames and passwords for of people who had made purchases from the online store. Microsoft subsequently pulled the plug and the site has been offline ever since. Now it appears as if the site may be operational again as early as next month.

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2 years ago

MTS latest Canadian carrier to reveal Lumia 830 sales plans

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2 years ago

Nokia Lumias grab Extras + Info update, causes false Lumia Denim firmware sightings

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Microsoft this morning pushed out an update for the Extras + Info system app found on Nokia Lumia smartphones. The Extras + Info area is where users can find out what firmware version they are currently on, like Lumia Black, Lumia Cyan, or Lumia Denim.

Today's update arrives without a changelog; however it is safe to surmise that it is laying the groundwork for the forthcoming Lumia Denim update for those still on Cyan. In fact, many people have tipped us after updating to tell they now have the Lumia Denim update.

This claim of having Lumia Denim though is false.

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2 years ago

Facebook's 'Safety Check' lets you tell friends you're safe during a disaster

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2 years ago

CBS launches 'All Access' streaming subscription without the need for cable

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2 years ago

This rugged skin case for Nokia Lumia 928 is on sale today for only $14.95!

2 years ago

Truecaller with real-time Caller ID launches for Windows Phone 8.1

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2 years ago

Here is your first look at Halo: Spartan Strike

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We had a few details about the upcoming game Halo: Spartan Strike on Wednesday. Today, we have all the things you need to know. The Halo top-down shooter is coming to Windows, Windows Phone, and Steam on December 12th, 2014 for $5.99. You can buy it once for both Windows and Windows Phone, but the Steam version is a separate purchase.

This is a chapter in the "Halo" universe, which will take you through 30 challenging missions through jungles, cities and more. I spent a few minutes with some of the levels on the Surface Pro 3 and the Lumia 930. I was impressed, but I do share some of your concerns about the controls that stemmed from the previous version, Halo: Spartan Assault.

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2 years ago

Lumia Storyteller gets a update with a few new features

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2 years ago

LockAgenda, giving your Windows Phone lockscreen calendar a boost

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The Windows Phone Store is has plenty lockscreen apps that allows you to add a certain level of customization to your Windows Phone lockscreen. LockAgenda hopes to attract your attention by displaying more of your daily schedule of appointments on your lockscreen.

The app has several display options for your appointments and a decent selection of lockscreen wallpaper images to choose from as well. You can even use your own image as your lockscreen wallpaper. I can see some appeal with LockAgenda and if you need to see more of your calendar from your lockscreen it may be an option worth trying.

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2 years ago

'Basket Ballmer' sees the ex-Microsoft CEO aim for the hoop, literally

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2 years ago

Microsoft shows off new leaderboard features for Halo: The Master Chief Collection

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2 years ago

Satya Nadella pledges to make Microsoft a better and more diverse place to work

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2 years ago

Lenovo announces the Yoga Tablet 2 in India for ₹34,990

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Lenovo today announced the launch of next-generation Yoga Tablet 2. The new Windows tablet is powered by Intel and will retail exclusively on Flipkart starting mid-November 2014. As well as Stand, Hold, and Tilt modes from the earlier generation of Yoga tablets, the latest series introduces a new Hang mode that allows one to hang the tablet using a cut-out in the kickstand.

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2 years ago

Pinball FX2 for Windows 8.1 will get updated, but Windows Phone port still in limbo

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