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Official mydlink for Windows Phone enables viewing of Cloud Camera feeds, manage Cloud Routers

Official mydlink for Windows Phone enables viewing of Cloud Camera feeds, manage Cloud Routers

Dream of accessing and viewing your live Cloud Camera feeds on your Windows Phone? It's now reality with mydlink (www.mydlink.com) for Windows Phone, developed by D-Link. Enabling you to tune into the hardware remotely, the app also lets you manage Cloud routers from anywhere using either Wi-Fi or a data connection. Cloud Cameras and Routers by D-Link are part of the mydlink service....

Rich Edmonds 18
Play games, earn credits, and get cash with the new Xbox Live Rewards program

Play games, earn credits, and get cash with the new Xbox Live Rewards program

What’s better than video games? Getting paid to play video games of course! Microsoft has recently announced a new plan to integrate a reward system into Xbox Live; similar to the company’s Bing Rewards Program, gamers will be able to earn credits and then have them translated into currency. There will be a variety of ways to earn reward credits including renewing your Gold membership...

Michael Archambault 39
Xbox One special white edition for employees revealed - white is the new sexy

Xbox One special white edition for employees revealed - white is the new sexy

Team members of the Xbox One division might just find a special gift under their trees this holiday season – a special white edition of Microsoft’s latest gaming console. An image was leaked on Reddit by user Kinect10DLL and showcases a white Xbox One unit with the inscription “I MADE THIS” engraved on the front. Xbox team members will also receive all one player launch titles, a year...

Michael Archambault 40
Show Microsoft your video skills for a chance to win an Xbox One, all launch title games, and more!

Show Microsoft your video skills for a chance to win an Xbox One, all launch title games, and more!

Microsoft is ready to go all out for their new video game capture suite, Upload Studio.  The recently announced Xbox One application will allow gamers to capture video game footage, edit to their heart’s content, and then upload it to the web to share with friends. In an attempt to attract users to the new service, Microsoft is launching the Upload Outreach Program. The new Upload...

Michael Archambault 49
Service Announcement: Outlook and SkyDrive experiencing downtime for some

Service Announcement: Outlook and SkyDrive experiencing downtime for some

If you are experiencing issues with Microsoft’s Outlook.com or SkyDrive virtual cloud service – you are not alone. Microsoft’s service status webpage is currently showing downtime for Outlook, People, and SkyDrive. Outlook.com’s issue notice was posted about an hour ago (https://status.live.com/) and states that some users might have issue accessing their email and might not be able to...

Michael Archambault 125
Xbox One will require an Xbox Gold subscription for almost everything

Xbox One will require an Xbox Gold subscription for almost everything

Microsoft has always been a fan of charging their Xbox customers a premium to access features including multiplayer gaming, entertainment applications, and Internet Explorer. The company has announced the list of additional new features for Xbox One that will require a Live Gold subscription. Xbox One will require a paid subscription to access the console’s OneGuide (TV Guide), Game DVR...

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Join Microsoft's Xbox Live Enforcement Team and help protect the community while earning rewards

Join Microsoft's Xbox Live Enforcement Team and help protect the community while earning rewards

Ever imagine being a vigilante? You throw on a cape, some tights, and run out the door to serve the people! Sound exciting? Oh well, that isn’t going to happen. You can do the second closest thing though, you can take action and help to improve the future of Xbox Live. Microsoft has just announced a new beta which will be known as “Xbox Enforcement United” (I know, it sounds epic). The...

Michael Archambault 34
Xbox Live Games on Windows 8 point to exciting new gaming experiences for Windows Phone and tablets

Xbox Live Games on Windows 8 point to exciting new gaming experiences for Windows Phone and tablets

Looks like Windows Phone’s big brother Windows 8 has coughed up some interesting details on allowing games to be paused, resumed across various platforms. The Xbox Live games, Minesweeper, Solitaire and Mahjong all seem to indicate we’ll finally experience the dream of picking up one device and resuming play on with another. Early on in Windows Phones lifecycle, we saw a demo of the...

robert brand 22
Move back from Outlook to Live to restore Windows Phone functionality without resetting

Move back from Outlook to Live to restore Windows Phone functionality without resetting

With the launch of Microsoft's new Outlook.com, which is set to replace its current Live (formerly Hotmail) email service, a number of Windows Phone owners quickly acted to save their desired @outlook.com email address. All good and dandy, but using the new Outlook address in place of your Live ID is a separate matter. Should you decide to completely replace your Live ID with your new...

Rich Edmonds 33
Microsoft updates Live on Windows Phone. Now integrates Twitter profile into People Hub.

Microsoft updates Live on Windows Phone. Now integrates Twitter profile into People Hub.

New Twitter integration with Live and the People Hub. Left (New) and Right (Old). Microsoft has evidently updated how Twitter interacts with Live services on Windows Phone by automatically pulling down a contact's Twitter profile an merging it into "Notes". We're not sure when the change occurred but reader Kaush noticed the difference today which evidently happened when Windows Phone...

Daniel Rubino 31