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Android Apps On Windows Phone? A Curious Possibility

02/12/2014, It is well known that the main weakness of Windows Phone is not the OS code, or even the last-gen hardware – it is in fact the relative lack of apps. And to be fair, the situation is not so bad in an absolute sense, but nearly every Windows Phone users...

Microsoft Denies Censoring Bing Search Results In Chinese

02/12/2014, It is not news that over in China, the government is pretty heavy-handed when it comes to censoring information. To that extent social media networks like Facebook and Twitter are banned. However it seems that due to a technical error, Microsoft’s Bing...

FAA Authorizes Microsoft Surface Use In US Cockpits

02/11/2014, The folks over at the FAA might have blocked a beer drone delivery service, but it seems that the FAA has authorized the use of Microsoft Surface 2 tablets for commercial airlines’ electronic flight bag initiatives. Considering how airline operators...

Windows Phone 8.1 Features Leaked By Developer

02/11/2014, A developer claiming to have access to the Windows Phone 8.1 SDK or Software Development kit has leaked some of the features of the upcoming major Windows Phone update. Said developer showed up on Reddit to document the features, one that particularly...

Office Online Could Be Launched Soon

02/10/2014, Back in January when Microsoft announced the rebranding of SkyDrive to OneDrive, it was also rumored that Microsoft could be rebranding their Office Web Apps suite to Office Online instead, which we have to admit sounds a lot better and rolls off the...

Xbox Reading App For Windows 8 Being Developed

02/10/2014, Microsoft has already released a couple of Xbox branded apps for Windows 8, look no further than Xbox Video and Xbox Music. It appears that the company now has its sights set on books, as a job posting has been discovered which hints at the possibility of...

OneDrive Launch To Entice Users With Free Storage

02/10/2014, Microsoft originally called its cloud storage service SkyDrive, but the name got it involved in a legal dispute last year. The company settled, agreeing to rebrand the service. Recently it confirmed that SkyDrive will be renamed as OneDrive, and that the...

Bing Saves Beta Kicks Off Quietly

02/09/2014, When it comes to search engines, it goes without saying that Google is still the top dog after all these years, and the company does not look as though they are going to relinquish that crown anytime soon. In fact, Microsoft has constantly worked hard to...

Upgrade Windows XP To Windows 8, Microsoft Urges Holdouts

02/09/2014, Windows XP has had a great run, it was undeniably one of the most popular Windows iteration that Microsoft has ever created. Its severely outdated now, succeeded by the likes of Windows 7 and Windows 8. On April 18th, Microsoft is finally going to cut...

Windows Phone 8.1 Notification Center Seen In Leaked Slide

02/09/2014, There have been a lot of rumors about what Microsoft’s next major Windows Phone update is going to bring. We have been hearing about the possibility since last year and one of the features most consistently rumored is the Windows Phone 8.1...

Bing Lets You Track The Winter Olympics With Ease

02/06/2014, February 7th might come and go for many of us without much fanfare, but that is the exact date where the opening ceremonies will kick off in Sochi, Russia, for the Winter Games. Of course, it will not be as celebrated as the Summer Olympics, but this does...

The Wolf Among Us Xbox 360 Season Pass Issue Irks Customers

02/06/2014, Yesterday, the second episode of Telltale’s The Wolf Among Us was released. Fans were quite excited for the new episode, but imagine their disappointment when they found out that season passes for this fables-based series were facing an issue. It...

Microsoft To Continue Supporting Killer Instinct

02/06/2014, Rumors have started circulating once again that Amazon is developing its very own game console, while the company hasn’t given any details on that, it did confirm earlier today that its acquiring the Double Helix Games studio. Double Helix behind...