Microsoft’s ‘Next Lock Screen’ App For Android Now Shows the Weather and More in New Update

Microsoft’s ‘Next Lock Screen’ App For Android Now Shows the Weather and More in New Update

Last month, we told you about Microsoft’s new ‘Next Lock Screen’ app for Android users which brings on the lock screen all the vital information you might need without having to unlock it. Now the app has been updated by Microsoft with some signifcant new features that will please those who have downloaded it already and will make it even more […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: Microsoft Lumia 535 – New Brand, Old Spirit!

First Impressions: Microsoft Lumia 535 – New Brand, Old Spirit!

The Lumia 535 is the first device in the Lumia range to come without the Nokia brandname. And honestly, that has been a bit of a burden for it. For, everyone expects something unusual and special, and ah, un-Nokia, from it. “The first Microsoft phone” many whispered at its launch, blissfully forgetting about the unfortunate Kin One and Two, launched […]

 
     
 
 

Microsoft Lumia 535 Launched in India for Rs. 9199, First Smartphone Under Microsoft Lumia Brand

Microsoft Lumia 535 Launched in India for Rs. 9199, First Smartphone Under Microsoft Lumia Brand    

Just as it was expected, Microsoft has announced their first smartphone under the Microsoft Lumia brand for the Indian market. The Dual SIM Microsoft Lumia 535 smartphone comes in cyan, bright green, bright orange, white, dark grey and black colors and will be available across India from November 28th. Let’s have a look at its tech specs:  5-inch (960 x 540 […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s Next Lock Screen App for Android Brings Information you Need Without Unlocking the Device

Microsoft’s Next Lock Screen App for Android Brings Information you Need Without Unlocking the Device

Microsoft proves to be increasingly interested in developing apps and solutions for customers that aren’t using its platforms. The company’s latest effort in this direction is the Next Lock Screen app for Android devices, a tool that is meant to bring on the lock screen all the vital information you might need without having to unlock it. And when you […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s New Video-Editing App ‘Movie Creator’ Released for Windows Phone and Surface Tablets

Microsoft’s New Video-Editing App ‘Movie Creator’ Released for Windows Phone and Surface Tablets

Microsoft has launched a new video-editing app for Windows Phone and Windows tablets. The app is currently in beta, but can be download from the Windows Phone Store and the Windows Store for free. For the moment, it seems that Movie Creator only works on Lumia smartphones, the Lumia 2520 tablet, and on Surface tablets running Windows 8.1. Right now […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Store 2014 Black Friday Deals are Already Official

Microsoft Store 2014 Black Friday Deals are Already Official

We’re more than half a month away from the biggest shopping day of the year – Black Friday. And while most retailers like to keep things quite and maintain the surprise until the very last moment, Microsoft has already went ahead and made public most of the 2014 Black Friday deals of its online store. Microsoft is discounting quite a […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Lumia 535 Has a 5-inch Display, 5MP Front Camera, 1GB RAM for $130

Microsoft Lumia 535 Has a 5-inch Display, 5MP Front Camera, 1GB RAM for $130    

Just as we were telling you last week, the first Lumia phone not bearing the ‘Nokia’ moniker has been unveiled. The smartphone is officially called Microsoft Lumia 535 and its standout feature, besides that it’s Microsoft first Windows Phone device, is its affordable price – $130. Microsoft is promoting it as a “5x5x5” package which brings a 5-inch screen, 5-megapixel front- […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s First Lumia Branded Smartphone Lands on November 11

Microsoft’s First Lumia Branded Smartphone Lands on November 11

Microsoft has started gradually removing the ‘Nokia’ brand from websites, apps and services and now it seems that the time has come for the first Nokia-less Lumia product to be unveiled by Microsoft. And as Nokia itself has hinted on its official Conversations blog, the date is set for November 11, which is on the next Tuesday. Here’s what the […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Intros New Office Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android; Create and Edit for Free

Microsoft Intros New Office Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android; Create and Edit for Free

Now, this is a pleasant surprise – Microsoft has introduced new apps of its Office suite of products that allow iPhone, iPad and Android users to create and edit files for free. After Microsoft has successfully released its Office apps for iPad user in a freemium model, the company has now decided to change it strategy completely, allowing free access […]

 
     
 
 

Microsoft Offers Unlimited OneDrive Storage for Office 365 Subscribers

Microsoft Offers Unlimited OneDrive Storage for Office 365 Subscribers

The cloud storage war continues to heat up. After a series of cuts in prices and increase in free storage by nearly every prominent cloud storage services, Microsoft has gone a step further and has announced Unlimited free storage on OneDrive for the existing and new Office 365 subscribers. And this includes both OneDrive and OneDrive for Business. Ever since […]