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Phone Insider app for Windows 10 Preview updated, renamed to Windows Insider

Windows 10 for phones is on the way, at least in preview form. Tonight, Microsoft began laying more groundwork for the Technical Preview by updating their Phone Insider app. Originally found on the Store a few weeks ago, the Insider program will let people download early builds of Windows 10 to...
Brazil's TIM network rolls out Denim for the Lumia 930

Brazil's TIM network rolls out Denim for the Lumia 930

Good news for Lumia 930 users on Brazil's TIM network: your Lumia Denim update has arrived. We were tipped off to this by a reader, and sure enough, Microsoft's update page shows that it has started rolling out. The 930 joins other devices on TIM, such as the 530 Dual SIM, the 620, and the 625...
PHON.ES!

Poll: Which OEM would you most like to see make a Windows Phone?

After the news came out earlier regarding Huawei's continued refusal to make new Windows Phones, the Windows Central community began discussing other smartphone makers who they'd prefer to see make one. While the Windows Phone portfolio has seen new additions in recent times such as BLU and Yezz...
Lumia Denim

EE rolling out Denim in the UK for their Lumia 930

Reports are coming in that those on EE who own a Lumia 930 from the carrier are now getting the Lumia Denim update. Indeed, checking Microsoft's update page confirms that OS build 14226 and firmware 02540.00019.14522.26004 are now a 'go' for the Lumia 930. EE so far has a few devices that have...
Cyanogen Logo

Microsoft rumored to be investing in Google Android rival Cyanogen

Update: Bloomberg Business is now corroborating the earlier WSJ story, adding that the two companies are in talks to create "a version of the Android mobile-operating system that's more friendly to Microsoft services". Original Story: According to the WSJ, Microsoft may be one of a handful of...
AVG Antivirus 2015

AVG AntiVirus 2015 review

AVG has been on the PC antivirus scene for a long time, and has traditionally been the go-to free antivirus program for ages. Competitors now offer excellent alternatives, but AVG has kept up with the times. We tested AVG AntiVirus 2015 on a Windows 8.1 PC. This entry level security suite covers...
Facebook for Windows Phone

Facebook for Windows Phone updated with Top Stories in News Feed and more

The non-beta version of the official Windows Phone Facebook app received an update today, adding a number of features that have been included in the beta version, including the Top Stories option for News Feed and more. The change log for the new 8.3.5.0 version of the app is as follows: "Top...
Unity and Windows Store

Unity and Microsoft team up for Windows Game Developer Contest

Microsoft is teaming up with game engine developer Unity to sponsor a Windows Game Developer Contest. The competition will award cash prizes to the best games made with the Unity Engine for the Windows Store and Windows Phone Store platforms. Microsoft says: "A Microsoft panel will judge...
Evolve: Hunters Quest

Evolve: Hunters Quest boils down first-person shooter to match-3, now available for Windows Phone

The fantastic upcoming first-person shooter Evolve is being reimagined for mobile as a match-3 Windows game called Hunters Quest, available for free today in the Windows and Windows Phone Store. As in the original, players are hunting a big, bad alien and have to work together to make sure they...
Battlefield Hardline

Battlefield Hardline open beta begins for the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC Feb. 3

A multiplayer open beta test for the upcoming "cops vs crooks" first person shooter Battlefield Hardline will begin on February 3 for the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC platforms, among others. The test will end on February 8. The game is being co-developed by Visceral Games and Digital Illusions...

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