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2 years ago

Xbox Music for Windows 8.1 recieves a minor update

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2 years ago

Reimagining the web with Internet Explorer - "a web you can touch and feel"

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Microsoft wants you to step onboard and reimagine the web with Internet Explorer 11. In a recently released video, the company revisits various interactive experiences from the past and asks you to imagine an internet that “did things you didn’t think were possible”. Along for the ride is Microsoft’s Surface Pro to really immerse users “in a web you can touch and feel”.

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2 years ago

Agenda view comes to refined calendar app Cal 1.2 for Windows Phone

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2 years ago

Microsoft releases Windows 8.1 user guides for businesses

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Microsoft has announced the availability of Windows 8.1 end user readiness content for businesses. The user guide package provides a range of guides and video tutorials that will ensure users take full advantage of Windows 8.1.

While the content and the medium is aimed at business users, the videos and print-ready assets are great resources to demonstrate or learn about Windows 8.1 capabilities and features in general.

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2 years ago

Get ready for this year's Super Bowl with NFL Connect for Windows 8

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2 years ago

Windows 8.1 Update 1 screenshots leaked - shows the ability to pin Windows 8 apps to the legacy taskbar

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2 years ago

I Surrender!, a new addictive platform game for Windows Phone

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2 years ago

UK mobile customers will be able to terminate contracts mid-flight if met with price hikes

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UK telecommunications regulator, Ofcom has sealed a victory for mobile customers regarding contracts and price hikes. The new guidelines, which take effect from tomorrow, will enable customers (consumers and small businesses) who take out new landline, broadband or mobile contracts to terminate immediately without penalty, should the service provider increase the monthly subscription fee.

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2 years ago

Ally Bank app for Windows Phone coming in next few weeks

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Are you an Ally Bank customer rocking a Windows Phone handset? If so, you’ve probably been dying to get an official app for a long time. We first reported that Ally Bank was working on a Windows Phone app last April and we’re nearing the one year mark of that announcement. Good news today, because it looks like we might be a few weeks away from seeing the official app hit the Windows Phone Store.

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2 years ago

Bill Gates wears chicken suits, goatees and tinfoil hats in his latest video

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No matter how hard you want it, Bill Gates isn’t coming back to take the helm at Microsoft anytime soon. Sure, he’s Chairman of the Microsoft board and is involved with the selection process for the next CEO, but that’s about it. His work life now belongs to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, an organization that’s doing more good for humanity than any tech company out there. Which is why you need to watch his pretty funny attempt at a viral video to promote the charity.

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2 years ago

Microsoft Europe prepping a cross-platform quiz app with some exciting prizes

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2 years ago

Ladybird: I'm Ready for Phonics now available on the Windows Store

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Providing kids the means to get a head start in life is the desire of any parent. To lend a helping hand when it comes to reading, Ladybird has released I'm Ready for Phonics on Windows 8. The app contains 12 levels to progress through, supporting the child's synthetic phonics learning at school. Not only is the app enjoyable, but children will also benefit from the content in the long run.

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2 years ago

Latest WeChat update for Windows Phone brings increased group sizes and more

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WeChat, the popular communication and social networking app available for both Windows Phone 7 and 8, has been updated. While the service is generally seen to be more popular in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Southeast Asia and India, boasting over 300 million users spread around the globe, it's still worth noting that the app has been updated to version 5.1.

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2 years ago

Sketch for Windows Phone gets updated with a new name and user interface

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It has been some time since we last visited the Windows Phone photography app Sketch.  It is a simple, yet effective way to turn your photographs into pencil sketches.  The app was recently updated and rebranded to PicSketch.  The update also offers a revised user interface that the developers hope is more engaging.

The original was not too shabby within its own right but the updated version does seem to have a bit more gusto.  The concept is still the same but the design changes works rather well making PicSketch a Windows Phone photography app worth a try.

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2 years ago

Manage your Three UK account with the new official Windows Phone app

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