Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?
Mar26

Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?

Windows Phone is now officially a mature OS with all the bells and whistles you expect from your OS.  It's got from Cortana, to Here Maps, to the action center it looks, feels and acts like a modern smartphone OS.  However one of the ways it still lags is the App count.  Microsoft has been working very hard to court developers but it's still an uphill battle since the user base isn't as large as iOS or Android. Now there are reports...

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Mobile World Congress Round Up
Mar02

Mobile World Congress Round Up

Mobile Word Congress is making a comeback per say.  In years past the tech world's heavy hitters have started to ignore this event but in 2015 it seems like everyone brought something to table this year from Samsung to HTC to Microsoft to Jolla....only Apple isn't represented.  While everyone else is bombarding you with post after post after post from this event I'd like to do something a little different for you.  We are going to...

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Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?
Feb19

Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?

While the Windows Phone app gap has gotten a lot smaller in the past year there are still some large companies that don't have a their full suite of apps on Windows Phone....one such of these companies is Amazon.  There is an Amazon store app, Amazon Kindle app yet the Amazon Prime Music app is still missing.  Now it has been found out on a Amazon forum board from a customer service reply that it should be coming soon. "...the Amazon...

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Video: Windows 10 for Phones
Feb12

Video: Windows 10 for Phones

It has been rumored for a while and finally Microsoft has taken the wraps off of Windows 10 for phones.  In this video VP Joe Belfiore looks at key features showing up in Windows 10 for phones and small tablets. Highlights include expanded Action Center, enhanced speech-to-text capabilities, and great built-in Office apps for getting work done on the go. Windows 10 for Phones is available for preview in certain devices right now:...

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