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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Leaked ‘Windows 9’ screenshots offer a closer look at the new Start Menu   —  An early look at Microsoft's next version of Windows  —  Microsoft provided an early look at its new Start Menu for a future version of Windows earlier this year, but freshly leaked screenshots are offering …
Jul 21, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft is killing off Nokia's feature phones in favor of Windows Phone   —  Nokia might have been famous for its feature phones, but Microsoft is planning to wind that business down over the course of the next 18 months.  In an internal memo sent to Microsoft employees, Jo Harlow …
Jul 17, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft won't let you set Google as default search on some new Lumias   —  Microsoft has disabled an option to set Google as the default search engine on some of its latest Lumia Windows Phones.  The option is currently supported on the majority of Nokia's Lumia devices …
Jul 15, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Windows Phone 8.1 now rolling out to Lumia devices with new Cyan update   —  Microsoft is starting to distribute Windows Phone 8.1 to existing Lumia devices this week.  The Lumia Cyan update provides the full Windows Phone 8.1 software, alongside some tweaks and customizations specifically for Lumia handsets.
Jul 15, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft plans holiday assault on Chromebooks with $199 HP laptop, $249 laptops from Acer and Toshiba   —  Microsoft launches a price assault on Chromebooks  —  Microsoft is aiming straight for Google's Chromebooks this holiday season.  At the company's partner conference today …
Jul 14, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft brings video editing to Windows Phone 8.1 with Video Tuner   —  Windows Phone has always been missing good video editing tools, and Microsoft thinks it now has the answer.  Available today, Video Tuner is the latest in a series of additional apps developed by the Nokia part of Microsoft.
Jul 9, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft seeks Office for Android testers as it readies tablet version   —  Touch-friendly Office Android apps coming before Windows version  —  Microsoft may have released a basic Office app for Android phones almost a year ago, but the company is now building a suite designed specifically for Android tablets.
Jul 2, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Xbox One achievements and game clips coming to Xbox.com next week   —  It's been more than six months since Microsoft launched its Xbox One console, and the company is now planning to refresh its Xbox.com service to bring some much needed features to the web.
Jun 27, 2014, 11:35 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Skype for Windows Phone update enables Cortana integration   —  Microsoft is updating Skype for Windows Phone 8.1 today to enable full Cortana support.  Users of the latest version of Windows Phone will be able to initiate voice or video calls without opening the Skype app, using Cortana's voice control.
Jun 26, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft launches €99 Nokia X2 Android phone: 4.3-inch, dual-SIM, 1.2GHz dual-core, 1GB RAM   —  Microsoft continues Android push with Nokia X2 handset  —  Available in July for 99 Euros  —  Microsoft isn't giving up on its Android smartphones.  After acquiring Nokia's phone business in April …
Jun 24, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context

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