Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read! Android users can now use Cortana to call or text contacts without tapping on ... Read more
Today is practically a holiday for Microsoft journalists. As the folks over in Mountain View have their keynote and announce new “innovative” products (to be fair some of them are quite innovative) many Microsoft journalists take the chance to troll ... Read more
If you happen to be a regular user of BlackBerry Messenger through BBM on Windows Phone, there's an update waiting for you in the app store. The latest update brings support for BBM Channels, a social place where you can ... Read more
It is no secret that Microsoft and Samsung have a love-hate relationship. Despite having had a fractious past, Microsoft and Samsung have recently appeared keen to kiss and make-up. Microsoft apps now come pre-packaged with new Samsung phones, including the ... Read more
Former VP of Developer Relations at Blackberry, Alec Saunders, has taken a new position at Microsoft. Saunders formerly worked for Microsoft from 1992 to 2000 where he worked on the launch of Microsoft Internet Explorer, DOS 6, Windows, and other ... Read more
It is commonly said in the field of economics that gold is the only constant in the physical world, at least in terms of value, when times are hard, buy gold to stay safe. If this is the case for ... Read more
BBM is yet another instant messaging app from Blackberry, but it works in a different way when compared to WhatsApp and the rest -- there's a BBM Pin which you can share with your friends to add you rather than ... Read more
BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) platform, in the form of the BES12 app, has quietly made its way to the Microsoft’s mobile operating system. BES12 is the Canadian company’s focus on enterprise services and technology. The service provides proactive monitoring and ... Read more
It’s been just a few month since BlackBerry released its iconic BlackBerry Messenger app, BBM on Windows Phone. The app has followed an aggressive update cycle since, adding new features and improvements. Just few moments ago, it received another major ... Read more
Not too long ago, the folks at Blackberry started a beta registration program for those who want to test the upcoming BBM for Windows Phone. Surprisingly, the registrations closed in less then 24 hours -- perhaps because they reached the ... Read more
Recently, the folks at Kantar released a graph, showing the smartphone market share for the last decade. The smartphone market was dominated by Windows Mobile and Blackberry, until the time iOS and Android came. Still, that's not something we're interested ... Read more
Recently, Microsoft relaunched SkyDrive as OneDrive due to some legal issues with the SkyDrive name. The launch was followed up by some promotions offering users with extra storage space, as well as the launch of the dedicated apps for various mobile ... Read more
Blackberry Messenger, an app commonly known as BBM, has already made rounds of success on iOS and Android. After unexpected delays, the application made its way to the App Store and Google Play Store, which was well received by users. ... Read more
Recently, Microsoft released the Skype app for the BlackBerry Q10. Now, as the BlackBerry 10.1 operating system rolls out, Microsoft has announced the availability of the Skype app for BlackBerry Z10.
New data has been revealed by NetApplications for the month of April 2013, so lets take a look at how well Microsoft's Windows Phone platform has fared. When compared to the month of March 2013, Windows Phone has actually dropped by 0.36% in market share.