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CEO of BlackBerry hints at BBM going ‘beyond handsets’, maybe going to desktop

CEO of BlackBerry hints at BBM going ‘beyond handsets’, maybe going to desktop

Barcelona, Spain – BlackBerry Messenger (BBM). While not many Windows Phone users are too familiar with the popular and secure messaging service, things will change later this year as a Windows Phone 8 client is launched (probably for 8.1). This morning, BlackBerry held their press conference where the company is certainly far from the grave that some have proclaimed. Indeed, the...

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Review: Lenovo's IdeaCentre B540, an all-in-one for the entertainment lover

Review: Lenovo's IdeaCentre B540, an all-in-one for the entertainment lover

It’s not hard to see that Microsoft latest operating system, Windows 8, screams for a computer with a built in touchscreen. This week we took a look at Lenovo’s latest IdeaCentre all-in-one, the B540, to see what the Chinese multinational technology company had up their sleeves. Design Upon pulling the 23 inch multimedia touchscreen PC from its box, you see exactly what you were...

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Microsoft’s Windows 8 companion app for Windows Phone gets a first look

Microsoft’s Windows 8 companion app for Windows Phone gets a first look

By now it’s old news that the Zune Desktop as we know it will be phased out—in fact we’ve seen features already removed over the last few months.  What was to replace it though was always a bit of a mystery though there are only so many options available. Now an image has leaked out of what appears to be the ‘companion app’ for Windows Phone and Windows 8—think of it as Zune Desktop the...

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Windows Essentials 2012 drops Live branding but makes up for it with new features

Windows Essentials 2012 drops Live branding but makes up for it with new features

Windows Live Essentials has been part of most Windows Users standard installation for many years now. This familiar and ‘essentials’ set of applications does much to make Windows come to life as a useful productivity tool. Providing photo editing, movie making, blogging, email, synchronising and instant messaging apps, ‘Essentials’ forms a solid backbone for basic computing throughput...

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