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Cyanogen Formally Partners with Microsoft

Cyanogen Formally Partners with Microsoft

Cyanogen announced a new, formal partnership with Microsoft on Thursday, only months after the Windows maker provided a sizable investment in the Android competitor. The agreement will mean that future versions of … [Read more...]

HTC and LG Might Be Working on New Windows Phones

HTC and LG Might Be Working on New Windows Phones

If you were hoping to get a high-end Windows 10 handset when the revamped mobile OS from Microsoft launches later this year, it seems that HTC and LG will have you covered…probably…maybe. HTC says “We’ll See” The … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Phone Preview Now Available

Windows 10 Phone Preview Now Available

Windows Insiders who want to see what their phones of the future might be like can give the Windows 10 Phone Preview a whirl starting right now. You can download it right here if you’re feeling CRAZY, and, well, if you … [Read more...]

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

A new cross-platform scanning app called Office Lens from Microsoft hit Android and iOS devices on Thursday. It’s the latest move in the company’s ongoing initiative to bring users on different platforms into the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Announces the Surface 3

Microsoft Announces the Surface 3

Following plenty of rumors that it was in the works, the Surface 3 is here, unveiled by Microsoft on Tuesday. Starting at $499, the Surface 3 is a huge step up from its non-Pro Surface predecessors in that it runs full, … [Read more...]

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

If you’ve been dying to take Microsoft’s new web browser, Spartan, for a spin, you can do so right this second—but only if you’re a Windows Insider. Membership is free in terms of money, but you will have to install the … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: New Apple TV On the Way; Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

Weekend Wrap-Up: New Apple TV On the Way; Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

Apple's in the news again for something TV-related. Microsoft actually has people excited about Windows 10 and the potential for a Surface 3 tablet. And Asurion's phone insurance claim process really isn't all that … [Read more...]

Here’s What Spartan Will Look Like on Windows 10 Phone

Here’s What Spartan Will Look Like on Windows 10 Phone

It’s not clear how it got out, but out it is: images of Microsoft’s new web browser, Spartan, have leaked onto the web courtesy of Polish tech forum WindowsMania. Specifically, these are images of Spartan running on … [Read more...]

Microsoft Supposedly Developing Surface 2 Follow Up

Microsoft Supposedly Developing Surface 2 Follow Up

A new report out of WinBeta Wednesday says that Microsoft has a follow-up to the Surface 2—the one running Windows RT, not Windows 8.1—in the works. We’ve heard this before (and before that, too), and so far, that … [Read more...]

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 SDK

We’re inching closer and closer to the official release of Windows 10 from Microsoft. For proof, look no further than a Microsoft blog post published on Monday, which tells us that there’s a new SDK available for the … [Read more...]