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Popular Reddit client, Reddit Sync for Android coming to Windows 10

Microsoft recently announced that the company will allow Android, as well as iOS developers to bring their apps to Windows 10. Microsoft’s Project Astoria will allow developers to port their Android apps to Windows 10 with some minor tweaks. Now, the developer of a popular Reddit client for Android, Reddit Sync (aka Sync for Reddit) announced […]

Windows Media Center gets laid to rest, won't appear in Windows 10

While development had stopped for Windows Media Center back in 2009, users were holding hope that it may make a comeback in Windows 10. Microsoft confirmed to ZDNet that Windows Media Center is indeed finished, and users who upgrade to Windows 10 will no longer see it.

Project Astoria: Rudy is mostly right

Star Windows Phone developer Rudy Huyn has recently posted on his blog that Microsoft effort to bring Android apps to Windows Phone would be sufficient to bring basic apps to the platform, but that the more useful and complex apps would still require dedicated Windows developers. Having watched the 44 minute BUILD presentation of Project […]

Continuum for Windows 10 Mobile will NOT need special hardware in phones (video)

At Joe Belfiore’s demo of Continuum he suggested that phones will need new hardware to support the feature, but in the session now available for download program manager Gino Sega revealed that over Miracast no new hardware is needed. Miracast wireless screen casting is already available on Snapdragon 800 powered Windows Phones like the Lumia […]

Threes! comes to Windows Phone for free

Recently, popular Android and iOS games Monument Valley and Crossy Roads launched on the Windows Phone Store. Now, another popular game, Threes! recently launched on the Windows Phone Store as well. For starters, Threes is a puzzle game – similar to the 2048 game. The game is pretty simple and for Windows Phone users, the […]

Gallery: A glimpse of Microsoft’s future at Build 2015

Microsoft's developer conference was awash in the Internet of all your things.

Specs of Lumia Cityman and Talkman superphones leak

Microsoft is expected to reveal a flagship Lumia device with Windows Mobile 10 soon. There hasn’t been a lot of leaks and reports on the upcoming Lumia devices. However, today, UnleashThePhones unleashed some new info on the upcoming Lumia smartphones. According to the website, Microsoft is currently working on two flagship smartphones codenamed as Cityman and […]

HoloLens was a huge factor in Microsoft's purchase of Minecraft, says Satya Nadella

Microsoft has grand plans for HoloLens, which include ushering in a new category of hardware driven by holograms. In an interview with The New York TImes, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella revealed that HoloLens played a major role in theShow More Summary

Build 2015: Billions of opportunities with Windows 10, HoloLens magic revealed, Microsoft Edge features and Band SDK unveiled — Weekend Reading: May 1 Edition

It was a ginormous week for developers and Microsoft at Build in San Francisco. As always, Weekend Reading, at your service, with a recap of all the excitement. Read on! Build, Microsoft’s annual developer conference, kicked off Wednesday...Show More Summary

Xbox API for Windows 10 games will still require certification

During Build, Operating Systems exec Terry Myerson demonstrated how an iOS game could be easily ported to Windows 10. During the demonstration, Myerson obtained an Xbox Live achievement, "How do you like them Apples?", showing off the integration of Xbox APIs in Windows store apps. Show More Summary

Microsoft tries to guess your age with a new website and face detection API

Microsoft recently launched a new face detection API to developers, but it also came up with a rather cool demo for anyone to test out. It's a website called How-Old.net that attempts to predict the age and gender of a person just by scanning a picture.

Microsoft HoloLens augments Xbox One @ E3 2015: Speculation, hopes, dreams

On April 29, Microsoft blew up the internet for a second time with elaborate live demos of HoloLens Microsoft's Build conferences are typically focused on developers, companies and commercial applications of their products, but team Redmond often announce new consumer experiences there as well. Show More Summary

Tweetium pushing out an update to fix Twitter image upload issues

The last couple of days have been frustrating ones for Tweetium users, as there have been some pretty major issues with image uploads. Turns out Twitter broke something and instead of waiting for a fix their end, the developers of Tweetium have pushed out an update that should take care of it.

For only $3.95, you can rock this smooth skin case for your Lumia 520

Made from multiple thermoacrylics, this Lumia 520 skin case is highly elastic and resistant to oils. Say goodbye to annoying fingerprints! The back features a matte finish with a glossy edging that enhances the grip around your devi...

New 4.7 inch Windows Phone RM-1127 show up in import registry

Despite the somewhat distant release date of Windows 10 Mobile, Microsoft is continuing to pump out mid-range Windows Phones. The latest device to be spotted is the RM-1127, a 4.7 inch single-SIM phone with a hardware value to 4,578 INR ($71), suggesting on release the handset will be firmly in the <$200 segment. Besides the […]

Rudy Huyn to release developer tool to convert Silverlight to Universal app

I’ve a good news for #wpdev. I will release Univerlight, a tool to convert your silverlight project to WinRT in the following days..for free — Rudy Huyn (@RudyHuyn) May 1, 2015 Popular Windows Phone developer Rudy Huyn has posted on twitter that he will soon be releasing a tool for developers which will make it […]

Microsoft to reportedly release Surface Pro 4 in mid-May

Microsoft recently showed off the Surface 3 and it’s yet to be available for purchase (currently available for pre-orders). However, according to SlashGear, Microsoft will reveal the Surface Pro 3 in mid-May. Although we can’t confirm if Microsoft is indeed going to launch the Pro 4 this month, there’s a good chance as the Pro […]

Deal Alert: Screen Tracker – App of the day on MyAppFree

Screen Tracker – A simple tracking app that allows you to track how many times you check your phone a day. It’s also fun to find out exactly how much and where you are using your phone usually. Screen Tracker app normally runs $0.99 but for the next twenty-four hours, through the myAppFree campaign, you […]

Own a Xbox 360? You can play Xbox Live Multiplayer for free this weekend!

If you own a Xbox 360, you’ll be glad to know that Microsoft is offering Xbox Live Multiplayer for free this weekend. That means that you’ll be able to play online multiplayer games on your Xbox 360 with your friends for free this weekend – even if you’re not subscribed to Xbox Live Gold.   […]

Use iFunny, help Nepal

One week ago today, Nepal was hit by a devastating earthquake, now accounting for over 6000 deaths (with thousands more missing). For the last week, we’ve been wondering what we – with the iFunny community – can do to assist those who are so clearly in need. We’ve decided that, starting Monday May 4th (through […]

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