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Todd Brix / The Windows Blog:
Windows Phone 8 SDK Preview program is now open   —  Today we begin accepting requests for access to the Windows Phone SDK 8.0 Developer Preview program.  The objective is to let developers of our most-downloaded apps start optimizing them for Windows Phone 8, and we expect the majority …
Sep 12, 2012, 11:25 PMIn context
Todd Brix / The Windows Blog:
Windows Phone 8 SDK Preview opens for applications Sept. 12   —  In June we provided an early look at some developer features of Windows Phone 8, promising to share the Software Development Kit (SDK) in late summer.  Select partners and developers have already seen early builds of the new SDK …
Sep 5, 2012, 12:25 PMIn context
Mike Torres / The Windows Blog:
SkyDrive for Android phones now available   —  A few weeks ago we announced our intention to release an official SkyDrive app for Android phones.  Today we're excited to announce that the app is now available for download.  We want to ensure that you're able to have your files accessible across …
Aug 28, 2012, 1:30 PMIn context
Chris Jones / The Windows Blog:
A new modern SkyDrive.com, updated apps, and Outlook.com at 10 million users … Over the past months, we've shared our approach to building versatile personal cloud storage that can scale to a billion people.  Today, we're excited to announce the next step towards that vision …
Aug 14, 2012, 1:40 PMIn context
Brandon LeBlanc / The Windows Blog:
Windows 8 has reached the RTM milestone   —  Today, I am excited to announce that Windows 8 has been released to manufacturing (RTM)!  This means we've completed the product development and testing of the product and have started handing off the final code to our OEM partners.
Aug 1, 2012, 12:35 PMIn context
Brandon LeBlanc / The Windows Blog:
New Windows 8-ready mice and keyboards from Microsoft Hardware   —  Today Microsoft Hardware is announcing new mice and keyboards that are designed to take advantage of Windows 8.  These new mice and keyboards will help people interact with their Windows 8 PCs and devices.  They will be perfect companions to Windows 8.
Jul 30, 2012, 8:00 AMIn context
Brandon LeBlanc / The Windows Blog:
Upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for $39.99   —  We set out to make it as easy as possible for everyone to upgrade to Windows 8.  Starting at general availability, if your PC is running Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7 you will qualify to download an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $39.99 in 131 markets.
Jul 2, 2012, 3:55 PMIn context
Mazhar Mohammed / The Windows Blog:
Starting today you need Windows Phone 7.5 to use Marketplace   —  Today's the day.  This afternoon we started requiring Windows Phone 7.5 on phones to download, buy, update, or review apps in Marketplace.  As I've written previously, this change applies to both the phone and web Marketplace storefronts.
May 22, 2012, 9:50 PMIn context
Ben Rudolph / The Windows Blog:
Smoked by Windows Phone by the numbers (and new ads!)   —  When I kicked off Smoked by Windows Phone at CES in January, I did it with one thing in mind - show the world that Windows Phone is simply faster at the everyday stuff that people do on their smartphones.
May 8, 2012, 7:45 PMIn context
Dare Obasanjo / The Windows Blog:
SkyDrive APIs - Bring your data to any app, any platform, any device   —  On Monday, we released preview versions of SkyDrive for Windows and Mac, along with updates for iOS and Windows Phone.  With SkyDrive on your desktop, you can now access files in the cloud right from any of your PC or Mac apps.
Apr 25, 2012, 2:35 PMIn context

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