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Send a personalised carol to friends with Microsoft and give an app this Christmas

Send a personalised carol to friends with Microsoft and give an app this Christmas

Fancy sending a personalised holiday greeting this year? Microsoft is providing you the means to do so with a special carol, dedicated to the person of your choice. With Jingle Bells or Silent Night to choose from, you're also able to pick a free app to bundle with the merry gift and everything will be taken care of for you. All you're left with is a link to share and you're done. The...

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Microsoft kicks off its Christmas 12 Days of Deals; upcoming daily promotions leaked

Microsoft kicks off its Christmas 12 Days of Deals; upcoming daily promotions leaked

Microsoft has today kicked off its 12 Days of Deals for the month of December in the US. With Christmas just around the corner, it only makes sense for there to be some incredible offers on the hottest tech around. Today we've seen the Dell Venue 8 Pro have its price slashed at Microsoft Stores (and online), but there are many more offers on the way.  We were refreshing the website...

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Rail Rush gets a Christmas theme, 6snap gets fixes and more in latest updates

Rail Rush gets a Christmas theme, 6snap gets fixes and more in latest updates

Technically speaking, it’s been a slow week, mostly due to the hangover from last week’s holiday festivities. In reality though, you probably have noticed that developers have been busy tweaking and improving their apps. We’ve covered a bunch of ‘em but there are still more. Today, we know of two pretty big updates that are well worth your time. Both Miniclip’s Rail Rush, a freebie and...

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Microsoft UK launches The Twelve Days of Geekmas competition for devs to win goodies

Microsoft UK launches The Twelve Days of Geekmas competition for devs to win goodies

The TechnNet UK team have announced a new festive competition for developers - say hello to The Twelve Days of Geekmas. Familiar with the original 12 days of Christmas jingle? Well, take that and add in a load of cool giveaways and you'll have the idea as to how Microsoft is going to celebrate the festive countdown. Unwrap the break to see what it's all about. The competition will...

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