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2 years ago

Visa, Kraft Foods execs join Microsoft's board

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Microsoft announced that two of its current board members are retiring and that the company is filling the vacant seats with new board members. At the end of their terms, Dave Marquardt and Dina Dublon will retire, and Microsoft said that they would not be seeking re-election. When that happens, effective October 1, Kraft Foods Group Inc. EVP and CFO Teri List-Stoll and Visa Inc. CEO Charles W. Scharf will be joining Microsoft as its newest board members.

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2 years ago

UFC bringing app with Fight Pass support to Xbox One in Q4 2014

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2 years ago

Announcing the winners in our 15 Years of Mobile Nations contest!

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September 9th, 2014, marked 15 years since the Mobile Nations story began, with the launch of Visor Central. A lot has changed in mobile tech in the years since, but one thing definitely has not — the passion of this great community. The response to our anniversary article was fantastic, and I want to thank each and every one of you for the congratulations and support you shared. It truly means a lot.

We celebrated the day by recognizing our ten longest, still-active members and also by holding a contest where two members from each of our active communities could each win a $150 gift card to be used towards the purchase of their next phone. And the usernames of the lucky winners are....

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2 years ago

How to use Windows Phone to download games and apps to your Xbox One

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Xbox One SmartGlass is probably the best app to have on your Windows Phone if you have an Xbox One. The app is incredibly useful and gains new functionality with nearly regular monthly updates. Recently, Microsoft introduced the ability to buy and purchase games and game add-ons using SmartGlass. A few of you still aren't too sure how to do that, so here's a quick guide on how to install stuff to your Xbox One without being anywhere near your Xbox One.

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2 years ago

Second wave of Microsoft's planned 18,000 job cuts may hit Thursday

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2 years ago

O2 Germany reportedly plans to combine Lumia Cyan and Denim over-the-air updates

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2 years ago

Microsoft's new Bluetooth keyboard plays nice with Android, iOS, and Windows

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2 years ago

Updated Office Lens can now save photos as Word or PowerPoint files

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2 years ago

Microsoft to offer a wired Xbox One controller for Windows PC gamers in November

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2 years ago

BLU Win HD and BLU Win Jr Windows Phones launching in Brazil next week

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2 years ago

Halo: Reach now free for Xbox 360, Forza Horizon 2 demo for Xbox One goes live

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: Incipio Feather Snap-On Case for Nokia Lumia Icon

Today Only: Buy the Incipio Feather Snap-On Case for Nokia Lumia Icon for only $15.95 and save 36%

Lightweight and durable, this Feather Case is engineered to provide inconspicuous protection. The snap-on application allows for quick installation when needed and its soft touch finish provides a comfortable grip in the hand. Comes in black, cyan, pink and gray!

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2 years ago

WPCentral app for Windows Phone 8 gets a hotfix for forum bug

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Over the last week, some users have been experiencing issues with the WPCentral app for Windows Phone and our massive forums. Specifically, users are getting error messages when trying to access the feature through the app. I let you know last week about the problem, when we re-launched our mobile site, and that our developer Jay Bennett would address the issue as soon as he came back from vacation.

Today, version v4.5.5.915 is now live in the Store and brings along with it that hotfix for the forum issues. The update should resolve any connecting issues that people with Windows Phone 8 and higher were having.

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2 years ago

Fly smarter with App in the Air, now available for Windows Phone

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Flying can be both an enjoyable experience and an absolute nightmare, depending entirely on just how smoothly the journey progresses. There are numerous apps available to help make things easier and App in the Air for Windows Phone is one of these solutions. Available for free on the Windows Phone Store, App in the Air helps travelers by providing accurate information on a variety of topics, be it finding the best food in an airport or connecting to free Wi-Fi.

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2 years ago

Top Spider-Man Unlimited tips and tricks

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Spider-Man Unlimited is the latest endless runner from mobile gaming giant Gameloft. The game's premise involves Spider-Men and villains from various universes converging into a single universe. With slick production values and dozens of different Spider-Men to collect, Unlimited is a real treat for fans of the web-slinger.

Want to get ahead on the Spider-Man Unlimited leaderboards and fill out your roster with Spidey's coolest costumes? Our latest tips and tricks guide will teach you the best ways to spend your time and energy while thwarting the plans of the Sinister Six.

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