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AirAsia gets on board Windows 10 with its new universal app

Headquartered in Kuala Lampur, AirAsia is a Malaysian low-cost airline, and with international flights 100 destinations across 22 countries, it is the largest low-cost airline in the Southeast Asia.

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Grab a discounted Surface Pro 4 bundle in India on Tata CLiQ

As part of their inaugural offer, the online retailer is selling Surface Pro 4 at a discount than the official retail price on Amazon, the exclusive retail partner for Surface in India as yet.

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Really, what is an 'app' on Windows? Microsoft's Universal App Model answers that question

With Windows 10, Microsoft is turning a new leaf and the Universal Windows Platform App model brings a cohesiveness of the Windows ecosystem across devices.

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Luis von Ahn, the Duolingo founder, on next goals and newfound love for India

Luis von Ahn is an associate professor in the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University. He founded reCAPTCHA, which was sold to Google in 2009, and then co-founded Duolingo, world’s largest language-learning online platform.

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India's leading fashion store Myntra launches Windows 10 app – but not on Mobile

Myntra launched an app for Windows Phone in 2014, and the company famously, and controversially, shut down its website and went app-only last year. While the new app is available on Windows 10 on PCs, on mobile, the older app for Windows Phone 8.1 is served.

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Popular password manager Enpass goes universal on Windows 10 with Windows Hello support

Enpass is a popular, cross-platform password manager that secures all your data locally on your device. It allows managing your passwords, login details, credit card numbers, bank details, ID numbers, and more and there's a wide range of categories and customizable templates.

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Lumia 650 is coming to India soon, and you can now pre-order one

While there has been no official word from Microsoft India, sources indicate that the Lumia 650 is arriving in India in the first week of April 2016.

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Dell launches its newest members of the XPS family in India

The updated lineup is company’s shot at designing the best consumer laptops in the market, incorporating high performance 6th generation Intel Core processors, and sleeker hardware that aim to enhance the user experience with innovative form-factor, display prowess, extended battery life, and more.

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Bing announces new search features to add more zing to the T20 cricket season

With the onset of Twenty20 cricket season starting with the ICC World T20 in India, Bing has announced a refreshed set of search features such as Bing predictions, polls and quizzes designed to give cricket fans an enhanced search experience.

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Surface Pro 3 price drops on Amazon India

The Surface Pro 3 was launched at a price of ₹73,990 ($1,107), and is available exclusively on Amazon India. The Intel Core i3 variant packs in 128GB storage with 4GB RAM.

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You can now buy a Surface in India on EMI and get a Gift Card too

According to a latest promotion, any person who purchases a Microsoft Surface device during the offer period using an EMI facility provided by any of the participating banks, will be provided an Amazon.in Gift Card.

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Lumia 950 and 950 XL owners in India can now get Office 365 and Microsoft Display Dock for free

Some of our readers were not very happy with the pricing of the flagship devices a couple of months ago, but these two offers, now in India, sweeten the deal and give you the ability explore the Continuum experience without spending extra.

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The Targus Seoul laptop backpack nicely bridges work and leisure

The Targus Seoul backpack comes in three colors, looks trendy, and at less than $100, offers thoughtful design with organized compartments that work well for a modern day professional.

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I ditched my Surface and only used Continuum on my Lumia — here's how it went

While it looked fascinating in demos and interesting in short bursts, the real power of Continuum, or lack thereof, could be validated only by taking it for a regular work day drive. So, that’s what I did.

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NDTV's app for Windows Phone now lets you read articles in Hindi

Finally, the NDTV app looks great – both in form and function. I would’ve liked if NDTV worked on making this a universal app for Windows 10, but for the moment, it is much more functional than what it was a few months ago.

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The Kinivo K300 HDMI switch is a must-have for connecting multiple devices to a TV

The Kinivo K300 4K HDMI Switch is a pretty good accessory for the television in your living room. It’s small, works as intended, and the palm-sized remote control makes it seamless to use.

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Amazon India ends return policy for mobile phones

The new policy, only applicable to mobile phones that are fulfilled by Amazon, is exclusively applicable to smartphones and does not apply to electronics, software, video games, toys, and tablets.

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Lenovo launches the Yoga 900 in India for ₹1,22,090

The Lenovo Yoga 900 is thin, light, and powerful for everyday tasks with its 6th-Generation Intel Core i7 processor. The magnesium alloy body, faux leather trim, and watchband hinge make it look very elegant, and the long-lasting battery will make users happy.

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Flipkart and Microsoft are hosting a Twitter chat about universal apps on Jan. 29

Since, Flipkart is one of the first major apps from India to go universal on Windows, Microsoft and Flipkart are collaborating to host a Twitter chat to showcase the value to consumers on the Windows ecosystem, as well as helping the developer community to get on the platform.

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On World Hindi Day, Microsoft reiterates their commitment to empower Indic language computing

Hindi (हिन्दी) is the official language of India, and one of the most natively spoken language in the world along with Mandarin, Spanish, and English. Every year on January 10, Ministry of External Affairs of the Government of India with Indian Missions abroad observes World Hindi Day to promote use of Hindi language.

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