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Viber for Windows Phone updated
News - March 31, 2015
Viber for Windows Phone has been updated. The new update takes Viber to version 4.5. The latest updates makes viewing pictures in a conversation easier by allowing you to swipe through all the pics. You can get the latest more

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Italian bank Veneto Banca launches Windows Phone app
News - March 30, 2015
At a time when US banks like Chase are leaving their Windows Phone users behind by dumping their app, Italian bank Veneto Banca is launching an official Windows Phone app. Veneto Banca will allow their users to access their more

Lumia 930 wins blind camera comparison ahead of Note 4 and iPhone 6 Plus
News - March 28, 2015
The folks at Phone Arena did a camera shoot out of six smartphones. They compared the Nokia Lumia 930, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, iPhone 6 Plus, Google Nexus 6, Samsung Galaxy S5, and HTC One M9. They took several shots with each more

Microsoft expands list of handsets getting Windows 10 Technical Preview
News - March 28, 2015
Microsoft announced last month a list of phones that would get Windows 10 Technical Preview. By all accounts, the Windows community was disappointed at the limited number of handsets included. In a post on the Windows Blog, Gabe more

Alaska Airlines using Windows tablets for in-flight entertainment
News - March 26, 2015
Alaska Airlines is upgrading their in-flight entertainment tablets and they're going with Windows Toshiba Encore 2 tablets. I flew Alaska Airlines a couple of years ago and they handed me a tablet, but it was clunky and odd. It more

Microsoft releases new firmware for Surface Pro 3 with enterprise encryption
News - March 26, 2015
Microsoft released the second firmware update for the Surface Pro 3 in less than a month. The latest firmware update adds enterprise level security to the Surface Pro 3 with full disk encryption. This update is a bit of a more

Surface 2 successor to run full Windows
News - March 25, 2015
There is a rumor going around that Microsoft will launch an entry level tablet that will run full Windows instead of Windows RT. WinBeta apparently has sources that tell them the Surface 2 successor will be the first in the more

IE in Windows Phone 8.1 has a security flaw, sort of
News - March 24, 2015
Internet Explorer on Windows Phone 8.1 has a bit of a security flaw. The flaw has to do with the way IE treats passwords. Normally, when you enter a password the OS replaces your entry with asterisks. For example, entering a more

Lumia 640 listed on T-Mobile's website
News - March 23, 2015
Microsoft announced the Lumia 640 at the recent Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona. T-Mobile immediately announced plans to carry the device, but no launch date or pricing was given. The Lumia 640 is now listed as " more

Microsoft apps to be pre-installed on Samsung devices
News - March 23, 2015
Microsoft has announced a deal with Samsung that will bring Microsoft services to Samsung's Android devices. The deal is an important move for Microsoft as they try to be have influence on every platform. This is a strikingly more

Lumia 640 coming to MetroPCS in May
News - March 20, 2015
The recently announced Lumia 640 is coming to MetroPCS. Microsoft announced the Lumia 640 and 640XL at the Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona a couple of weeks ago. It hasn't been available yet, but a source tipped more

Microsoft says Skype for Business coming to Office 365
News - March 20, 2015
Microsoft announced today Skype for Business will offer enterprise video conferencing in Office 365. Microsoft says over 100 million people now use Microsoft Lync to communicate for work. The company will bring the familiarity more

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