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Windows Phone 8.1 Folder Support Might Be Coming Soon

06/29/2014, One of the ways Microsoft made its mobile platform different from its rivals was to go in a completely opposite direction with the user interface. It employs live Tiles instead of conventional app icons, and up till now hasn’t allowed users to...

Some Surface Pro 3 Early Adopters Face Networking Issues

06/29/2014, Microsoft’s new Surface Pro 3 tablet went on sale not too long ago and it looks like some early adopters are facing issues, networking issues to be precise. A Microsoft Community forum thread is already live and filled with complaints from users...

Xbox One Achievements And Game Clips Land On Xbox.com

06/29/2014, It has been over six months since Microsoft released its next generation game console, the Xbox One. Millions of units have already been shipped out around the globe and the community’s size swells with each passing day. Microsoft’s Larry...

Microsoft Surface Tablets Could Be Known As ‘Lumia’

06/29/2014, A few months back Microsoft closed its $7 billion acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services division. Now it happens to be its own biggest Windows Phone OEM. Even before the acquisition the company was making tablets under the Surface branding. A...

Microsoft Bing Rewards App On Windows Phone Launched

06/25/2014, Microsoft did expand the borders of its Bing Rewards program earlier this year in order to include mobile searches on both Android and iOS platforms where it came along with the promise that a similar function will eventually make its way over to Windows...

Surface Pro 3, The Ubergizmo FAQ

06/25/2014, Since the Surface Pro 3 is hitting the market with a brand new form factor and capabilities, Best Buy asked if our team could compile a list of Surface Pro 3 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and put what we had been discussing about our Surface Pro 3...

Microsoft Exchange Online Outage Fixed

06/24/2014, It might have taken close to 9 hours, but at the very least, Microsoft has managed to fix their Exchange Online service after some downtime. The Exchange Online outage resulted in affected users being unable to gain access to their email earlier today,...

Nokia X Lineup Won’t Be Updated To X Platform 2.0

06/24/2014, Nokia showed off its first Android devices back at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year. Dubbed Nokia X the lineup consists of three models, Nokia X, X+ and the XL. There’s bad news for those who have a Nokia X. Microsoft won’t be...

Microsoft Outlook, Office 365 Outage Reported Across The U.S.

06/24/2014, Countless Microsoft users are being frustrated courtesy of a prolonged service outage of Outlook and Office 365. Both of them are the company’s most widely used productivity services particularly in the enterprise sector, so you can image that not...

Nokia X Is Apparently Selling Well In Certain Markets

06/24/2014, It was only a couple of hours ago when Microsoft officially announced the Nokia X2. This is technically the fourth Android smartphone from Nokia, and the first for Microsoft since now they technically own the company. That being said, it’s interesting...

The Nokia X2 Is Official, Microsoft Tries Its Hand At Android

06/24/2014, Remember last week Nokia teased an announcement on their website? Based on the teaser, many had speculated that this could be a new Nokia Android phone, and sure enough it is. Nokia has since officially announced the Nokia X2 and for those who were...