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Xbox Live games in the Nokia Collection go on sale, put that voucher to good use!

Xbox Live games in the Nokia Collection go on sale, put that voucher to good use!

If you’re a Nokia Lumia owner, today is your day. Especially if you just bought a new device. It’s been known that if you bought a Lumia 1520 from AT&T, you also nabbed a $20 Microsoft Store card. If you pre-ordered thru the Microsoft Store, well you probably don’t even have your Lumia 1520 yet, but you did get a $70 voucher. So what to spend it on? Nokia’s exclusive Xbox Live...

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Nightmares from the Deep 2: the Siren's Call launches first on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

Nightmares from the Deep 2: the Siren's Call launches first on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

We reviewed the first Nightmares from the Deep game, Cursed Heart earlier this week. Funny how the timing works out – the sequel Nightmares from the Deep 2: The Siren’s Call has just launched on Windows Phone 8! That would be good news enough, but it has also arrived before the iOS and Android versions. It seems developer Artifex Mundi has a soft spot for mobile Windows platforms. To...

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Tip: Grab your next Xbox 360 adventure at the Microsoft's Store massive sale

Tip: Grab your next Xbox 360 adventure at the Microsoft's Store massive sale

Despite Microsoft announcing plans to continue supporting their Xbox 360 platform for a long time into the future, the company’s online web store has begun massive sales on their Xbox 360 games. The site lists a large collection of games for as cheap as $10. Check out our neatly sorted list below to get an overview of the site’s massive sale. The Darkness 2: $10 Max Payne 3: $10...

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Microsoft cuts Surface Pro price by $100 for the month of August (US, Canada, Hong Kong, and Taiwan)

Microsoft cuts Surface Pro price by $100 for the month of August (US, Canada, Hong Kong, and Taiwan)

Good news if you’ve been camping out for a chance to grab Microsoft’s Surface Pro; the famous Windows 8 tablet has received a price cut of $100 brining the unit down to a starting price of $799. According to The Verge, the price cut will be available to customers in Canada, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the US from August 4th to August 29th. Microsoft recently cut the price of its Windows RT...

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Windows Phone Central Independence Day Sale: Save 15% on all Windows Phone accessories!

Windows Phone Central Independence Day Sale: Save 15% on all Windows Phone accessories!

Independence Day is July 4th, but we're kicking off the celebration savings a little early and going a little long this year, just to make sure all Windows Phone Central readers have a chance to take advantage of this special offer. Starting now and going until midnight PST on July 7th, customers can save 15% on their Windows Phone Central Accessory Store orders using coupon code 7413...

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Report: Nokia to buy out Siemens half in joint venture deal. [Update] It's official

Report: Nokia to buy out Siemens half in joint venture deal. [Update] It's official

Well, it looks like there’s some good news coming out of Finland tonight, as Bloomberg is reporting that Nokia has agreed to buy out the half of the joint-venture from Siemens. Nokia-Siemens Networks had been losing money until recently and Siemens had wanted to get away from the deal, so it’s not too much of a surprise that Nokia would pick up the now profitable division. The sale...

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Nokia's Board of Directors reportedly summoned to Finland; discussing the company's future?

Nokia's Board of Directors reportedly summoned to Finland; discussing the company's future?

Things are really starting to pick up regarding rumors of Nokia’s future. It all started with Huawei making what at the time seemed like an absurd offer-of-interest to buy Nokia, followed by a Wall Street Journal article detailing a failed Microsoft purchase and peaked with one of Finland’s largest papers detailing how the company could be broken up. Now, Finnish national broadcaster,...

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WSJ: Microsoft and Nokia were close to a buyout deal, but talks broke down

WSJ: Microsoft and Nokia were close to a buyout deal, but talks broke down

Following up on the Huawei news from yesterday, the Wall Street Journal is now reporting that Microsoft and Nokia were in advanced discussions about a Redmond purchase of the Finnish phone maker, but the talks have failed to materialize an agreement. Citing “people familiar with the matter” the online paper notes that discussions eventually broke down due to “the price and Nokia's own...

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