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Microsoft makes TwinsOrNot app available for Windows Phone devices

Microsoft has launched a TwinsOrNot app for Windows Phone and Windows 10 Mobile devices. We’re not sure of the long-term here, but it’s a bit fun to use. The software giant has been investing a lot in facial recognition over […]

WhatsApp Calling on Windows Phone now available for all

Popular cross-platform messaging application WhatsApp has now rolled out voice calling feature for its Windows Phone client. The recent update to WhatsApp app on Windows Phone store read, WHATSAPP CALLING: Call your friends and family using WhatsApp for free, even if […]

Car2Go, The Rental Service, coming to Windows Phone this Summer

Following the roll-out of the application for iOS and Android smartphones, Car2Go – the rental service has announced plans to launch an official app on Windows Phone too, later this summer. The app is still in the nascent stage of […]

Microsoft’s Office Universal App will be available by 30th April

Microsoft Corporation announced that it would be releasing Office Universal app for devices powered by Windows 10 by 30th April. The information update was provided by Jared Spataro who heads the Office marketing team at Microsoft. Mr. Spataro also spent […]

New Windows 10 Maps for Phone released

Microsoft has unveiled details on Maps app for Windows 10 for Phone. The new Maps app includes features like aerial imagery, rich local search data, and voice-guided navigation from Bing and HERE maps. What makes Microsoft’s upcoming OS different from […]

BBM App for Windows Phones arrives

In times when some partners are deciding to part their ways with Microsoft and abondon Windows Phone platform, the Canadian giant – BlackBerry has shown keen interest in developing an updated version of Blackberry Messenger (BBM Beta) app for Windows Phone. […]

Kabam drops Windows Apps Development Support

Last year, Microsoft – the software giant signed a deal with fairly established mobile game developer, Kabam. Fast forward 12 months we learn the company has decided to discontinue the apps development for Windows Phones. Kabam to focus on Apple […]

DuckTales Remastered game for Windows and Windows Phone released

DuckTales Remastered, one of the popular titles of all time is now available for download across all range of Windows devices including Windows PCs, laptops, tablets and phones. The latest version of the game retains the authenticity of its 8-bit […]

Preview versions of Music and Video apps for Windows 10 TP released

Microsoft today released Preview versions of Music app and Video app for Windows 10 PCs. These are early preview versions. Windows Insiders can directly download the Music preview and Video preview apps from Store Beta (Grey). Earlier in the Month […]

Mail, Calendar and People app issue in Windows 10 TP Build 10041/49

When Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 10041 was released on fast ring last week, Microsoft had listed some of the known issues of the build. Among them was the non-working of of Mail, Calendar and People apps. These apps might […]

Microsoft is beta testing Project Hyperlapse on Windows Phone

An application named Hyperlapse Mobile Beta has appeared on Windows Phone store. The Hyperlapse Windows Phone app is undergoing internal beta testing for selected insiders. Project Hyperlapse was first announced in 2014 by Microsoft Research and was intended to remove […]

WhatsApp

WhatsApp calling feature coming to Windows Phone

If you are using WhatsApp on your Windows Phones, then get ready to enjoy the experience of making phone calls on a go via your favorite instant messaging space. The WhatsApp calling feature is expected to come soon to Windows […]

Windows Apps

Windows Universal Apps are now officially Windows Apps

In a presentation released by Microsoft, titled Journey To One Windows, it has used the term Windows Apps for Windows Universal Apps. Thus Metro apps or Modern apps or Windows Store apps or Universal apps will now go by the […]

Slack Messaging App is now available for Windows

The messaging app Slack is now available for Windows users. The app supports Windows 7 and higher versions. Released in the year 2013, the Slack app has already been serving the common platforms like Android, iOS, and Mac for years […]

Autodesk Tinkerplay is now available in Windows Store

Making the project models for your kids now becomes easier. The latest app Tinkerplay helps you making the custom 3D models. With the help of a 3D printer and the Tinkerplay app, you can create the 3D models of different […]

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft focuses on Startups for Cross Platform apps

The next few months will see Microsoft tapping into the different startups that currently provide apps for different platforms. The recent past has seen Microsoft acquiring Acompli, Sunrise and similar app startups. The aim is to get the app startups, […]

NPR ONE

NPR One app is now available for Windows device users

Windows device owners will now have better access to daily news, as NPR One app is now available for free on Windows PC’s, Tablets and Phones as a Universal App. NPR One is a new audio application that takes you […]

Microsoft To Bring Android Apps To Windows Phone and Tablets

At the time of writing this article, there are two different marketplaces for Windows 8.1 apps. One is reserved for apps that are meant to be run on Windows PC and the another one is much popular, containing apps for […]

Microsoft Metro Apps now called Universal Windows Apps

Microsoft unveiled Windows 10 at an event in San Francisco, leapfrogging Windows 9. The new windows upgrade Microsoft claims is scalable across broad set of devices (from 4-inch screen smartphones to 20-inch desktops). The Windows Store or Metro or Modern […]

Microsoft revamps Bing apps as MSN apps

From the last couple of days, rumors revealing the plans of the Redmond-based tech-giant, to rebrand the Bing apps were in the market. Various sources predicted that the Bing Finance app was going to become MSN Finance, but instead it […]

Windows Apportals

Microsoft launches Windows Apportals

Microsoft launched Windows Apportals, a Windows 8.1 app that has the ability to incorporate the complete Line of Business (LOB) into modern, touch-based experience. What is Windows Apportals Windows Apportals is based on a simple concept for converting LOB into […]

Popular Solitaire game arrives in Windows Phone Store

The popular solitaire game from Windows desktop operating system has arrived on Windows Phone store. Solitaire is a collection of several card-centric games that have made their way to the mobile ecosystem. These games include Klondike, FreeCell, Spider, TriPeaks and […]

Age My Face app for Windows 8.1 lets you see your future self

Have you ever wondered what you will look like, when you grow old? Don’t worry, there is an app on Windows Store that is now available, which will help you do just that. Popular software firm, PurplePenguin has brought its top-chart […]

Amar Chitra Katha Windows 8 app

Microsoft and Amar Chitra Katha launch Windows Store app

There was a time when kids in India were crazy about Amar Chitra Katha and the stories about Indian fables, mythology, history & literature that it told via its paperback comics. In fact, a whole generation grew up reading Amar […]

Microsoft Project Siena lets anybody create Windows 8 apps

Coding is the new black. Thanks to a slew of free online courses, and encouraging messages from Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg, Will.I.Am and many other personalities, the message that programming is going to play a very critical role in coming […]