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Windows 8 Update: Windows Phone 8 Apps Won't Run As-is

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Apps for the new platform will be adaptable to Windows 8, but they will need to be rewritten....
Windows 8 Update: Windows Phone 8 Apps Won't Run As-is

No Windows Phone 8 upgrade for current phones

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As long suspected, users of the current Windows Phone 7.5 platform won't be able to upgrade to the next major version of Microsoft's smartphone operating system, Windows Phone 8. Instead, they'll receive an update called Windows Phone 7.8. The only feature that Microsoft has confirmed will be included in the...
No Windows Phone 8 upgrade for current phones

Editor's Letter: Windows 8 gets its start back

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In each issue of Distro, Editor-in-chief Tim Stevens publishes a wrap-up of the week in news. There are times when you need to stay strong, ignore the criticism and do what you know is right. Then, there are some times when the masses are right and listening is the smart...
Editor's Letter: Windows 8 gets its start back

Windows 8 Update: Windows 8 Wows AT&T Mobility

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The chief of AT&T Mobility can't wait for Windows 8 tablets to hit the market because they'll fuel demand for Windows phones....
Windows 8 Update: Windows 8 Wows AT&T Mobility
Nokia rolling out Windows Phone Tango update to Lumia 800 and 710 on June 27th, includes internet sharing

Windows Blue will be free upgrade for Windows 8 customers

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Microsoft's Windows 8 update, code-named Windows Blue, will be formally released as Windows 8.1 and will be free for customers who have the new OS installed.Windows 8.1 will be an "update" for both Windows 8 and for Windows RT, the version of the OS designed for devices that run...
Windows Blue will be free upgrade for Windows 8 customers

Evernote updates its Windows Phone app to support Business service, PIN locking, styled text options

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Evernote has updated its Windows Phone mobile application with several new features, including support for its Evernote Business service, better styled texts, PIN locking for its Premium users, and more. Having first arrived on the platform in 2011, Evernote for Windows Phone has helped the company expand its reach across...
Evernote updates its Windows Phone app to support Business service, PIN locking, styled text options

Microsoft Windows Update SSL certificate gets failing grade

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The SSL certificate for update.windows.com as viewed by the Windows Certificate viewer. Unmitigatedrisk.com Flame Flame's crypto attack may have needed $200,000 worth of compute power Discovery of new "zero-day" exploit links developers of Stuxnet, Flame Microsoft contains Flame with Windows Update revamp Flame espionage malware issues self-destruct command Crypto...
Microsoft Windows Update SSL certificate gets failing grade

Windows 8 Skype gets contact blocking in update

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Windows 8 users running Skype will now have the option to exert greater control over who can contact them, thanks to a new software update. Version 1.6 of Skype, tipped by the company in a blog post on Friday, brings the ability to block contacts. The update also includes a...
Windows 8 Skype gets contact blocking in update

Nokia Grows its Share of Windows Phone Market, But That Market May Not Be Growing Fast Enough

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A new study shows that Windows Phone is growing and Nokia is gaining an increasing share of that market. Given those two trends, one might think things are just dandy for both Microsoft and Nokia. Of course, we all know that’s not necessarily the case. The problem is that...
Nokia Grows its Share of Windows Phone Market, But That Market May Not Be Growing Fast Enough
Microsoft betrays the trust of customers and partners in the name of progress

Tiny Windows 8 tablets will ship with Office 2013 baked-in

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Windows tablets are about to get a whole lot more Office-y. Mere moments after announcing that Windows RT tablets are receiving a version of Outlook 2013 with the Windows 8.1 update, Windows CFO Tami Reller also said that all small-screen Windows 8 tablets will ship with a free copy...
Tiny Windows 8 tablets will ship with Office 2013 baked-in

Windows Phone 7.5 gets multiple Google Calendar sync, additional Gmail features

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Google's improved how its calendar and email services interact with Windows Phones running the Mango update. Users can now cram up to 25 different calendars into the Metro OS's built-in calendar app. The setup's not exactly seamless; you need to navigate your Windows Phone to the Google Sync page,...
Windows Phone 7.5 gets multiple Google Calendar sync, additional Gmail features

Here's an early look at Outlook 2013 RT, coming as part of Windows 8.1

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This week Microsoft announced the coming arrival of Outlook 2013 RT, which will be released as part of the Windows 8.1 update. Windows 8.1, formerly known as Windows Blue will reach public preview on June 26th. It will be formally released by the end of the year. As usual, Paul...
Here's an early look at Outlook 2013 RT, coming as part of Windows 8.1

Plex unveils 'massive' Plex/Web update, Windows 8 app tweaks and more

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Plex's busy bees have sweetened the media server / client honeypot again with new updates, including a "giant, thundering" update of the Plex/Web UI featuring a redesigned home screen and easier navigation. It also has a new version of its next-gen transcoder for the Windows 8 and PlexSync apps...
Plex unveils 'massive' Plex/Web update, Windows 8 app tweaks and more
Convergence Or Confusion: Comparing Apple's And Microsoft's Approaches To Post-PC

Apps Rush: Tiësto, Celtic FC, Facejacker, Domino's Pizza, Montessori Letter Sounds, RollingNote and more

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What's new on the app stores on Friday 10 February 2012TiëstoDJ and musician Tiësto has launched his official iPhone app, offering news, tour dates, music and social features for fans. However, if they stump up an additional £3.99 through in-app purchase, they get membership of his InTheBooth subscription scheme, and...
Apps Rush: Tiësto, Celtic FC, Facejacker, Domino's Pizza, Montessori Letter Sounds, RollingNote and more

Surface owners report update issues with both Windows and third-party applications

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According to a string of reported issues on the Microsoft Surface community forum, it appears that following a firmware update to the Surface RT tablet line earlier this month, Windows Update has become problematic for many. Here’s a standard report of the problem: [I] cannot access the windows store or windows...
Surface owners report update issues with both Windows and third-party applications
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