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Lumia 950 XL Unboxing

Reposting a video that actually works. Check out the video of the unboxing of the Lumia 950XL. Check out the link.  

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Windows Phone 8.1 Screenshot Button Combo Changed

While downloading and playing around with windows phone 8.1 today I found that the typical volume down + windows key combo that used to take a screenshot has been updated to volume up + power key. I assume this has

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The Official Facebook App is coming to Windows 8.1

The Windows Facebook account has just announced that the Official Facebook App will be coming to Windows 8.1. Up to this point Windows 8 users had to use the Facebook website, the Windows People App, or third party apps like

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MWGEEK 2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,600 times in 2012. If it were a Dreamliner,

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First Windows Phone 8 Updates Rolling Out

I can confirm that my Nokia Lumia 920 is currently installing the first over the air Windows Phone 8 updates. If you haven’t been notified of the updates don’t forget you can go to Settings -> Phone Updates -> Check

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Windows Phone 8 Release Live stream Link

Windows Phone 8 Release Livestream Link You can watch the live stream of todays Windows Phone 8 full reveal on the Windows Phone Facebook page here. Also both Engadget and The Verge are doing live blogs of the events. I

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Nokia wireless charging for legacy devices?

In a post hidden in the sidebar on CNET titled “Nokia CEO Stephen Elop: We’ll spend to break through (Q&A)” there was a picture of an accessory I had not seen before. The device looks like a mint LifeSaver candy

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Windows 8 Editions

In a move I don’t think anyone expected Microsoft announced that editions of Windows 8…there are only three! There is edition for ARM processor called Windows RT and 2 editions for x86/64bit Intel called simply Windows 8 and Windows 8

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Welcome to the new mwgeek

It has been a long time coming, but the site has finally been re-hosted (on WordPress). Thank you for your patience during this long overdue transition. I am still looking for content contributors in a wide variety of areas. If you

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Everyone wants to be like Microsoft

This week the various tech news sources have had no shortage of news about the upcoming Google Games, Google Maps 45 degree maps, Google Music, and Apple allowing wireless media syncing. Here’s the perfect opportunity to remind you who first

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