Windows Phone New Lockscreen Demo’d
Jul22

Windows Phone New Lockscreen Demo’d

During the Windows Phone 8.1 introduction there were a ton of new features shown off and almost all of them have made it to the Windows Phone 8.1 preview expect for one.  That was the new and improved lock screen.  Then last week Joe Belfiore (head of Windows Phone/Tablet/PC product definition & design) tweeted that this feature was only a week or so of coming out in beta form. Now a hands on video of these new lock screen...

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Microsoft States $99 Tablet Coming Plus $199  Notebooks Coming
Jul14

Microsoft States $99 Tablet Coming Plus $199 Notebooks Coming

Looks like Microsoft has started to take cues from the success Google is having with with it's Android/Chrome OS across all platforms.  First Microsoft makes the Windows/Windows Phone operating system free.  Then they tweaked it to run on lower spec'd devices all to get to the point of competing with the lower priced Android devices and it looks like they will succeed this fall. Microsoft's chief operating officer Kevin Turner...

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Are You Ready for a $100 Windows 8.1 Tablet?

In what looks to be the first in a wave of super low end, super affordable Windows 8.1 tablets the Emdoor EM-i8080 was introduced at Computex 2014. The specs on this device aren't that impressive however for the price point the fact that it runs Windows 8.1 "with Bing" is impressive enough. What does a $100 get you exactly? Check out the specs below: 8 inch display 1280 x 800 IPS screen 1GB RAM 16GB SSD 1.8GHz Bay Trail SoC Intel Atom...

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Microsoft building its own smart watch to work with Android and iPhone
May30

Microsoft building its own smart watch to work with Android and iPhone

By the end of the year, we could quite possibly see every major mobile player with its own wearable smart watch, with Microsoft the latest to be looking at developing such a product. The software giant is throwing its hat into the ring after branching out to hardware in recent years with the Surface tablets and the acquisition of Nokia. Microsoft will follow companies such as Samsung and Sony into the smart watch arena. While most...

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Confirmation of Windows Phone 8.1 Coming From Microsoft

While there have been many leaks of the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update, Microsoft has not said a word on this new build. Understandably, they are waiting on the upcoming Build 2014 to reveal the new OS all at once. However, Microsoft has confirmed Windows Phone 8.1 with a minor slip in the store in the "works with" section. As you can see, apps now show that they will have Windows Phone 8.1 compatibility. This started showing up...

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