Microsoft Band Review Recap
Nov22

Microsoft Band Review Recap

Microsoft's Band has been on the market for about two weeks and it has become a dividing device. Microsoft claims that it wearable has sold well, but plenty of rumors say stock was very limited (some suggest 5,000 units), while most opinions seem to point to the fitness band being very much a first device in a possible future evolution. It feels like a prototype many reviews have said, but after spending some time with it I think it...

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Nokia Diehards are at a Crossroad Right Now

Microsoft is now fully in charge of Nokia's handset division and now Nokia can use it's own name on whatever it likes as long it's not smartphones and they did just that by introducing an Android tablet the other day.  The trouble is no one at Nokia actually made it. They designed it, put their name on it and slapped the Nokia X launcher on it over top of Lollypop. The rest is ENTIRELY handled by Foxconn. (manufacturing, distribution,...

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Microsoft Hits Back At Limited Stock Microsoft Band Claims
Nov19

Microsoft Hits Back At Limited Stock Microsoft Band Claims

Microsoft launched its first ever wearable a couple of weeks ago in the form of the Microsoft Band, a fitness tracker that also offers a few smartwatch features too, while it is open across all major mobile platforms. The device launched in Microsoft stores around the United States and on the company’s online store and promptly sold out very quickly. A success for Redmond it seems, although many reports emerged saying that Microsoft...

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Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105
Nov17

Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105

According to the latest report from British carrier O2 there will be no presents of the Denim variety under the the Christmas tree this year for Lumia users.  The release of the Lumia 930 with the update pre-installed gave users hope that all Lumia devices would be receiving this update very shortly. Sadly this is not true.  In fact in a statement O2 had this to say: It's coming, but we're not expecting Microsoft to release these this...

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talks rivals and Windows
Nov12

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talks rivals and Windows

Microsoft has managed to keep both revenue and profit respectable in recent years, the legacy of Steve Ballmer is that he knew how to make money. However a change of CEO has brought another shift in strategy for a company that some think is losing its identity, while the Windows Phone platform has struggled to gain ground in mature markets. Steve Ballmer during the final years of his stay as Microsoft CEO turned the company into a...

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