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Microsoft And Apple Tussle Over Skydrive Revenue

12/10/2012, It seems that not all is well between Microsoft and Apple (what’s new), as it seems that there is a disagreement between both companies on the amount of money that Apple should get from each SkyDrive purchase made over their device, whether it is using...

ESPN Xbox App Receiving SmartGlass Integration This Month

12/10/2012, Sports fans who have taken their obsession to know anything and everything sports related via their Xbox 360 will have more control over their experience as ESPN has announced it will be updating its application to support Microsoft’s SmartGlass...

Microsoft Surface Expanding To Major Retailers Soon [Rumor]

12/07/2012, Microsoft’s Surface RT tablet proved to be a success in terms of hardware and design, but one major setback is its availability. As you know, Microsoft is only the sole seller of the tablet via its own retail stores, which is probably around 20 in...

Microsoft And China Unicom Partner To Give Windows Phone A Boost

12/07/2012, Both Microsoft and China Unicom have come together so that the latter can help give the former a leg up when it comes to Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system. Stephen Elop, chief executive officer of Nokia, mentioned earlier this week that China...

Xbox SmartGlass iOS App Receives iPhone 5 Support

12/05/2012, Microsoft’s Xbox SmartGlass application has been a hit with Windows Phone, iOS and Android users ever since it launched over a month ago as it adds an additional level of content while using your Xbox 360. And for iPhone 5 users, that experience...

SkyDrive.com Cloud Music Player In The Works? [Rumor]

12/03/2012, Microsoft might introduce a music player feature into SkyDrive, Microsoft’s very own cloud storage and file hosting service. This was first reported by the website LiveSide, who discovered references to the music player feature within the codes of...

Bing Maps Receive 121TB Of New Satellite Imagery

11/30/2012, Microsoft has recently announced that they will be updating the Bing Maps database with a slew of new information – where some might even say that it is an overload. Just how much new data are we talking about here? How about a whopping 121...

Microsoft Donates $250 Million To Partners In Learning Program

11/29/2012, Microsoft isn’t just concerned about making great products and raking in tons of money. The technology giant is also a generous benefactor to non-profit organizations. In October this year, Microsoft announced that its employee giving program, which...