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Sprint is no longer selling Windows Phones on its website

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Microsoft unwraps digital gift cards for the Windows Store and Xbox Store

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Microsoft Store begins '12 Days of Deals' online and in retail locations Dec. 8

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BMW reportedly buying 57,000 Windows Phones for employees

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Skype 2.25 for Windows Phone brings bigger emoticons and chat improvements

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Pocket Tanks finally makes its Windows Phone debut

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Microsoft France apparently confirms Candy Crush Saga is headed to Windows Phone

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BBC iPlayer now available on Xbox One

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BBC iPlayer now available on Xbox One

Good news for British TV fans – the ones living in Britain, anyway – as today sees the long awaited arrival of the BBC iPlayer application for the Xbox One. At the time of writing we're not seeing it in the store on the console, but you can install right this second using the Xbox One Smartglass application on your smartphone or tablet.

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How to personalize handwriting recognition on your Surface Pro 3

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One of the many features that is alluring about the Surface Pro 3 is its incredible stylus with OneNote integration. It in a convenient way to take notes in meetings or jot down ideas, and then transform your writing into type.

While the Surface Pro 3 is splendid at recognizing handwriting out of the box, it can be an imperfect science, as writing varies from person to person. Not to mention that writing on a tablet takes some practice, if it is not something you are used to doing, so that can affect the form of your handwriting.

But just like you can learn how to write on a Surface, the Surface Pro 3 can learn to recognize your handwriting. Training your Surface Pro 3 takes a little bit of time, but it is worth doing.

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Save over 50% today on this transparent hard case for HTC One M8!

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Microsoft and Barnes & Noble agree to end their Nook Media partnership

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Microsoft won't be in business with Barnes & Noble anymore. The bookseller announced today that it is acquiring the part of its Nook Media company that Microsoft had purchased over two years ago and added that the two companies "have agreed to terminate their commercial agreement including any associated obligations for international content acquisition and sale."

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2 years ago

'Brothers In Arms 3: Sons of War' will finally be released in December

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You may remember that back at CES 2014 in January, we got a live demo of Brothers In Arms 3: Sons of War from the folks at Gameloft. At the time, the World War II-themed game was supposed to be released later that quarter. That date came and went with no such launch but this week Gameloft has confirmed that Brothers In Arms 3 will finally be released later in December for Windows Phone and other platforms.

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2 years ago

Simple and frustrating, two words to describe the Windows Phone game Ninja+

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Ninja+ is an extremely simple Windows Phone game that can be frustratingly challenging and mildly addictive. You are tasked with helping a ninja warrior cross a series of platforms by stretching a stick to just the right length.

Available for low-memory Windows Phones, you shouldn't be shocked if your high scores stay in the single digits until you get a handle on judging distances and timing with building your bridges. While at times you may have the urge to pull your hair out with Ninja+, it's a fun game to have around when you need help passing the time.

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2 years ago

Spotify offers discounts on Premium subscriptions just in time for the holidays

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Save $50 on the HTC One M8 at T-Mobile for a limited time

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