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Microsoft Announces Quarterly Earnings Release Date

Microsoft to host earnings conference call webcast. Microsoft will publish fiscal year 2015 first-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday, October 23, 2014 on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at http://www.microsoft.com/investor. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at http://www.microsoft.com/investor.

Microsoft and Salesforce Unveil New Joint Solutions at Dreamforce 2014

Industry leaders announce significant progress in their global, strategic partnership Microsoft and Salesforce today announced significant progress in their strategic partnership announced in May. The two companies unveiled new joint solutions—including Salesforce1 for Windows, Salesforce for Office and Power BI for Office 365 and Excel integrations with Salesforce—at Dreamforce 2014, the world's largest software conference. "Our focus is on empowering every individual and organization on the planet be more…

Microsoft launches Xim, a new image sharing app

Microsoft has launched Xim, a new image sharing app, available for iOS, Android, and Windows phone. The idea behind Xim is to be able to share photos with your friends without needing your phone to make a full circle around the table, with a constant "Look at this picture, now look at that, no wait, let me see what you are looking at... yeah, that one!". The way it accomplishes this is by having one "parent" device (your phone) feed your slideshow directly to the others' devices in a synced manner – so you're all…

Microsoft gives first look at Windows 10

Microsoft unveils the future of Windows and gives first look at Windows 10, highlighting enterprise advancements and open collaboration. Microsoft has unveiled its next Windows operating system, Windows 10, and gave a first look at an early technical preview for the PC available Oct. 1. The announcement highlighted advancements designed for business, including an updated user experience and enhanced security and management capabilities. The company also introduced the Windows Insider Program, kicking off its largest-ever…

BBM for Windows Phone Beta gets an upgrade, brings new features fixes and improvements

BlackBerry have released an update to the beta of BBM for Windows Phone. The new update brings new features, bug fixes, and improvements. Notification Improvements BBM for Windows will now see message details as part of the notification without having to open the app BBM users that send their BBM for Windows Phone friends a message will now see a “D” even if their Windows Phone friend doesn’t have BBM running The new notification number displayed will now indicate the number of new chats…

Good Technology Launches First Enterprise Productivity Solution For Windows 8.1

Partnering with Microsoft, Good Technology brings secure mobility to tablets Good Technology today announced the industry's first support for secure enterprise productivity solution for Windows 8.1 platform in the Good Enterprise Mobility Management Suites. The release of Good for Enterprise for Windows 8.1 in the suites provides IT with the ability to deliver heightened productivity and security on Windows 8.1 tablets. "Twenty percent of IT buyers are planning to buy a Microsoft Surface tablet in the fourth quarter of…

Windows Phone Preview build 8.10.14176 rolling out to developers

Microsoft has announced the availability of build 8.10.14176 of Windows Phone Preview for developers. It has started rolling out to developer preview participants and offers various bug fixes as well as some performance improvements. One of the important fixes addresses an issue some folks were seeing during the update process – the 80188308 error – which resulted from running out of storage space in the system partition during update. We expect this fix to solve the update issue for most users. HTC…

BlackBerry release BlackBerry Blend, Bringing the Power and Security of BlackBerry to Your Computer and Tablet

New Application Allows Email, Conversations, Calendars and Contacts to "Follow" You Across Multiple Computing Screens BlackBerry announced today the availability of BlackBerry Blend, a new app that seamlessly brings messaging and content from your BlackBerry smartphone to your computer and tablet. With BlackBerry Blend, users can take advantage of the secure BlackBerry network to blend their personal and professional content and conversations together using the screen of their choice. BlackBerry Blend enables users to work…

Hub Browser for BlackBerry 10 Releases In BlackBerry World

Tundra Core Studios have today released Hub Browser, a native utility application for quick internet access on BlackBerry 10. The application gives BlackBerry 10 users quick and easy access to the Internet from any application that they are in! The native application has been researched and redefined based on user’s needs; Hub Browser has been through various phases of Beta Testing to get it just right and it is now available on BlackBerry World. Within Hub Browser, there are plenty of features for you to use…

Microsoft to host press event on the future of Windows on September 30

Microsoft started sending out invitations today for a press event on the future of Windows. The event will take place in San Francisco and is scheduled for September 30. Microsoft hasn’t revealed much about its next iteration of Windows, rumoured to be called Windows 9. However, CEO, Satya Nadella, has championed a mobile-first, cloud-first vision for Microsoft since he took over from former CEO Steve Ballmer. It’s likely the next version of Windows will bring the company one step closer to a version of…

OneDrive apps for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone get an update

Microsoft has released a series of OneDrive updates across Android, iOS, and Windows Phone. The updates don’t bring the same set of features across all platforms. Android Android users are getting the most out of this round of updates, as Microsoft has announced that Android users will benefit from a unified OneDrive experience that allows for the managing of both work and personal files. Accounts are kept separate and Microsoft promises things are kept separate enough that you won’t ever accidentally…

HTC One (M8) For Windows launching on Verizon

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience HTC today unveiled the HTC One (M8) for Windows, marking the first time an iconic flagship device offers multiple operating systems. This new smartphone combines the stunning, award-winning design and experiences of the HTC One (M8) with the latest Windows Phone software on America's largest and most reliable network. Verizon Wireless is the exclusive launch partner for the HTC One (M8) for Windows,…