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Swarm for Windows Phone 2.0 adds messaging and tons of stickers in latest update

It's been several months since we have reported on an update for the Windows Phone Swarm app. Today, the check-in service that is owned by Foursquare bumped up its Windows Phone version to 2.0 with a couple of notable features, including message support.

Windows Media Center Was Not Included In Windows 10 Due To Decreased Usage, Update To Play DVDs Coming In The Future

Few days back, Microsoft confirmed that Windows Media Center will not be part of Windows 10. Gabe Aul today provided some info on why it was not included. The main reason he cited was decreased usage. However, Microsoft is aware of the fact that many people used Windows Media Center to play DVD and Microsoft […]

Microsoft releases Lumia Camera Beta for some Lumia Windows Phones

Microsoft releases Lumia Camera Beta for Windows Phone, but only those with select Lumia smartphones are able to download the app.

Windows 10 includes new emojis, including a new middle finger emoji

Windows 10 includes a handful of new user interface improvements and features. Alongside new user interface improvements, Windows 10 also includes some new emojis, and a new middle finger emoji: ????! Microsoft is the first company to add the ???? emoji. According to Emojipedia, Windows 10 includes the following improvements for the emojis:   Face […]

A closer look at Windows 10 Build 10105 and 10107 from Ignite (screenshots)

At Ignite, Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore demoed a couple of upcoming features on Windows 10. At the stage, Joe was using Windows 10 Build 10105 and 10107 – and both of them includes bunch of new user interface improvements for the Start Menu, and Cortana – take a look:     As you can see, Build […]

Microsoft is “going there” for Swift complier for developers

At Build 2015, Microsoft announced that the company will allow Android and iOS developers to bring their code to Windows apps. The company has already developed and working on Java and Objective-C compilers to allow developers to bring their Android and iOS apps’ code to Windows apps. However, a lot of developers were questioning about […]

Truecaller gets a major update, picks up a bunch of new features

Truecaller for Windows Phone today picked up a major update. The latest update introduces a handful of new features to the app. The update brings “excellent” spam detection, improved search and much more. Here’s the full changelog: Excellent Spam detection with real-time access to Truecaller’s global Top Spam List Blacklist Spam numbers in real time […]

Grab this transparent HTC One M8 hybrid case today for only $6.95

Featuring a see-through shell and shock-absorbing bumper, the SlimGrip Hybrid Case from Amzer provides your HTC One M8 with moderate protection against impacts while maintaining a slim profile. There's complete access to your functions and even an enhanced grip along the edges to help prevent drops. Get yours with a black or white bumper today and save 54%

Windows 10 OneDrive universal app coming in Q4 2015, according to new roadmap

Microsoft has big plans for its OneDrive cloud service, and this week they showed off a roadmap of upcoming features and improvements as part of its Ignite IT conference in Chicago. One of those additions is the planned launch of a universal OneDrive app for Windows 10 sometime in the fourth quarter of 2015.

Watch Jimmy Kimmel joke about new middle-finger emoji in Windows 10

Microsoft's recent decision to include middle-finger emoji in Windows 10 appears to be reverberating in pop culture. We covered the story on Monday, and it is now making the rounds on US TV. Last night, on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live, the host took to showing off and talking about the new somewhat offensive – yet hilarious – symbols to the crowd. Show More Summary

Unreleased features show up on Microsoft's new Windows 10 for phone help page

Microsoft may be getting ready to launch a new build of Windows 10 for phone for Windows Insider members. The company has posted a new "how to" page that shows off some features that are unavailable in the current 10051 build of the...

Microsoft Reveals Roadmap Of OneDrive At Ignite Conference

57 minutes agoTechnology / Microsoft : WMPoweruser

OneDrive for Business is part of the Microsoft Office 365 collaboration and productivity tools delivered in the cloud. Using the Office 365 admin portal, which is accessible from anywhere, Enterprise can control your storage, as well as manage users and settings. Plus, they have the freedom to mix on-premises solutions with OneDrive for Business […] […]

Facebook App Updated In Windows Phone Store With Resource Management Improvements

Official Facebook app just got updated to v8.3.6.0 in Windows Phone Store. This update includes no new features, but it includes improvements that were part of recent Facebook beta app update. Find the change log included in this update below, Change log: • Resource management improvements • Bug Fixes The updated app can be found in […]

Microsoft brings Android, iOS apps to Windows 10

Company says that it's "building bridges" to developers on other platforms.

Smash tests, fire suits and indoor tornados: How UL’s controlled mayhem makes the world safer

The Muppets have Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, and UL has John Drengenberg. “Never put foil in a microwave,” Drengenberg said as he picked up a large, crumpled section of tinfoil and placed it in a white microwave. He set the timer for five minutes and hit start, triggering an impressive light show and sci-fi sound effects that made my fillings tingle. Show More Summary

How to manage your Office 365 account and installs

With the amount of free subscriptions Microsoft is giving out of late to Office 365 there's a good chance there are a number of new users. Office 365 offers a degree of convenience in that you can easily install the desktop and mobile apps to use with your account on a number of devices. Show More Summary

Microsoft Announces Windows Server 2016 And System Center 2016

  At the Microsoft Ignite conference, Microsoft announced Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016, the next versions of the popular application platform and management solutions. Windows Server 2016 will offer Azure Service Fabric, a platform for building and hosting application services that automatically scale and heal. Show More Summary

RYG, an endless space racer for your Windows Phone

RYG is a fast paced, endless runner styled Windows Phone game that puts you behind the controls of a space racer. The challenge is to see how far you can travel down the Road of Stars before racing off the road and into the dark depths of space. Show More Summary

Microsoft kills App Social, updates the app with a redirect to the main app store

Microsoft has released an update for App Social on Windows Phone, but it's not a release that includes new features. Instead, Microsoft has opted to kill the app, removing all functionality and replacing the app experience with a simple redirect to the main Windows Phone app store.

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