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Citrix: Receiver coming early next month, announces Windows Phone support for XenMobile

Citrix: Receiver coming early next month, announces Windows Phone support for XenMobile

Sam Sabri 34

Windows Phone has somewhat lagged in features and apps that enterprise users need. Earlier today we learned that Microsoft announced an enterprise feature pack that would come to Windows Phone 8 early next year. Now, enterprise software giant Citrix has announced some pretty cool stuff for the IT/Enterprise readers – XenMobile and Citrix Receiver. XenMobile is a tool that a lot of...

Photo tour: We seek Surface discounts at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference

Photo tour: We seek Surface discounts at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference

Paul Acevedo 25

Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 (abbreviated as WPC, not to be confused with Windows Phone Central) is currently going on at the spacious George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. The yearly event focuses on Microsoft’s IT and Enterprise business, allowing companies designated as Microsoft Partners to come together for learning, networking, and much more. A few...

Microsoft increases Windows Phone 8 support lifecycle, teases upcoming enterprise update

Microsoft increases Windows Phone 8 support lifecycle, teases upcoming enterprise update

Rich Edmonds 108

Microsoft today announced an increase in the length of the company's support lifecycle for Windows Phone 8, from 18 months to 36 months. Beginning with Windows Phone 8, Microsoft notes in an official blog post that updates, including security updates will be available for 36 months. Each update will (as we already know) incremental, with each release building on the preceding one. While...

Microsoft announces new Surface programs; states that it has been getting  "a lot of interest"

Microsoft announces new Surface programs; states that it has been getting "a lot of interest"

Michael Archambault 81

While analysts are stating that Microsoft’s Surface isn’t doing as well as hoped, yesterday the Redmond technology company stated that they have “had a LOT of interest from businesses, schools and universities wanting to use Surface.” Today, Surface is currently available in 29 different markets and over 10,000 physical stores worldwide. Three major announcement about Surfaces...

POPWings working on a digital rolodex for your Windows Phone (iOS need not apply)

POPWings working on a digital rolodex for your Windows Phone (iOS need not apply)

Sam Sabri 20

If your job doesn’t require you to put pants on or venture past the front porch, odds are you won’t be needing to read about business cards. For those of you who still climb the corporate ladder and shave more than twice a month, POPWings is making a Windows Phone app to get a handle on your business cards. PopWings is a company based in France that makes two products: The POPCard and...