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Windows 8 – Tell me why you won’t “Tell Me”.

I’ve been using Windows 8 on my Surface RT and a non-touch desktop since its release. Overall I’m extremely happy with it. I’ve also been using both Windows Phone 7 and 8 since their respective releases. What I find most

Posted in software, Surface, Windows

Windows Phone 8 Official Launch

What an exciting week. Surface, Windows 8 and now Windows Phone. The response to all has been fairly positive even from the biggest of haters. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/presskits/windowsphone/liveevent.aspx http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PbvixHH8frs&feature=endscreen&NR=1 Here are some notes from the Windows Phone 8 live event, which was

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Microsoft teasing imminent Photosynth release for Windows Phone?

If only there were a great new way to stitch your photos to create a panoramic image. If only we had something to announce soon. IF ONLY 🙂 @WindowsPhone Is this Photosynth? Let’s hope so. Photosynth is an amazing technology

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Nokia Transit Beta 2.0 Available, Supports St. Louis Metro Transit

After receiving my Nokia Lumia 900 I immediately became interested in the Nokia specific apps available. They are all quite good, but was disappointed to find that Nokia Transit did not support the St. Louis area. Nokia Transit (or Nokia

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Skype for Windows Phone Out of Beta & Available in Marketplace

We wrote about the Skype beta for Windows Phone a while ago. Today, the Skype 1.0 became available on the Windows Phone Marketplace. There are few updates and some features that are still missing but if you need your Skype

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Skydrive Changes and Applications

Did you know that if you have Hotmail, XBOX live or a Windows Phone you already have free cloud storage on the internet? If you’re not aware Microsoft has offered a service called Skydrive for years and today gave it

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Nokia Lumia 900 Data Connectivity Fix/Update Available Now–4/13

Nokia just tweeted via their @NokiaUS twitter handle that the update is available now (4/13), 3 days ahead of schedule. To get your update simply plug your Lumia 900 into a PC running the Zune software and you will be

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