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Want to fix your Windows 8.1 battery issue on Surface RT? Turn your Bluetooth on!

Want to fix your Windows 8.1 battery issue on Surface RT? Turn your Bluetooth on!

According to Microsoft’s support forums, a user complained that his Surface RT running the latest version of the company’s Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview was seeing an extreme power decrease while in standby mode. The user also noted that a driver known as “Microsoft UART V2” seemed to be causing the issue. Microsoft’s support team contacted the user and requested he try switching his...

Michael Archambault 62
The issue with Windows Phone 7.8 Live Tiles could be more problematic than first assumed

The issue with Windows Phone 7.8 Live Tiles could be more problematic than first assumed

We've previously looked at a Live Tile issue on Windows Phone 7.8, but it seems as though the issue with the feature could be worse than we originally thought. Owners have complained that tiles are not updating correctly or are "bugging out" with massive amounts of data being utilised with consequences on the battery charge. This isn't good, especially when the Live Tiles are a major...

Rich Edmonds 108
Nokia reportedly has identified the purple-hue screen issue for Lumia 900, will fix with future update

Nokia reportedly has identified the purple-hue screen issue for Lumia 900, will fix with future update

Nokia: "We have identified the issue and will be addressed through a future SW update." While we haven't heard any official details, Nokia support via Twitter is reporting that they have identified the purple-hue problem that is occurring on some Lumia 900s. The screen irregularity is very obvious and easy to induce: simply disable automatic brightness and turn the screen down to "low"...

Daniel Rubino 51