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OneDrive updated for Windows Phone with download location choice, progress page and more

OneDrive updated for Windows Phone with download location choice, progress page and more

Sam Sabri 100

Today must be update Monday for Microsoft. We've seen a few Microsoft apps updated today for Windows Phone already. Battery Saver gained some list-sorting abilities, while Bing Translator now does voice conversion for Chinese. Now we're looking at a brand new update for the OneDrive app on Windows Phone. The last update to OneDrive for Windows Phone came in late May. That was version...

Windows Phone 8.1 will now backup your High Resolution Lumia photos to OneDrive

Windows Phone 8.1 will now backup your High Resolution Lumia photos to OneDrive

Daniel Rubino 95

When it comes to Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft has gone a long way in fixing many pet peeves of users. One of those pertained to those with a Nokia Lumia 1020, Lumia 1520 or Lumia Icon. Those users have the ability with the Nokia Camera app to shoot ‘high resolution’ photos, taking advantage of their respective 41 MP and 20 MP cameras. But auto-backups using OneDrive would only save the...

Microsoft unleashes the cloud with OneDrive for Business upgrades and 1 TB of storage

Microsoft unleashes the cloud with OneDrive for Business upgrades and 1 TB of storage

Daniel Rubino 68

OneDrive is increasingly becoming a centerpiece for Microsoft in 2014. The service is being woven throughout all of Redmond’s services, from consumers to enterprise. It’s the latter one that we’re concerned with today as OneDrive for Business is getting some free new perks for those who use the service. Announced on the Office Blog, the ‘thinking outside the box’ post details three...

Top 5 reasons for Microsoft fans to dump Google Docs for Office Online

Top 5 reasons for Microsoft fans to dump Google Docs for Office Online

Michael Archambault 163

Most likely, if you are working online with office documents, you and your friends are using Google’s Docs service. While the web-based office suite from Google has served a good purpose since February 2006, when the service was integrated into the major suite of Google Apps, it might be time to move over in 2014 and let Microsoft's Office Online suite (officeonline.com) truly shine....

What are the benefits of jumping into the Microsoft ecosystem with an Xbox One?

What are the benefits of jumping into the Microsoft ecosystem with an Xbox One?

Michael Archambault 93

Our forums here at Windows Phone Central can be considered the breath and soul of the site itself; a place where fellow "Microsofties" can talk about the technology they hold dearest. In a post this week, WPCentral Member Dallas Gaston asks whether he should grab an Xbox One to pair with his Windows 8.1 Desktop, Surface 2 Pro, and Nokia Lumia 1520 or grab a PlayStation as he always has...