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Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Microsoft Adds Skype Chat to Office Online   —  Hey, you got your Skype in my web browser  —  If you use Outlook.com or OneDrive, you have probably noticed that you can initiate Skype chats from their web-based UIs.  Well, now that capability is coming to some of Office Online …
Nov 21, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
With free licensing and new device makers on board, it's too early to write off Windows Phone   —  It's Too Early to Write Off the Third Smartphone Ecosystem  —  Thanks to a single smart phone quarterly market share report from IDC, many are suddenly writing off Windows Phone and declaring …
Aug 17, 2014, 10:35 AMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
IE 11 on Windows Phone will soon support non-standard web features akin to iOS and Android   —  Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1: Internet Explorer  —  Can Microsoft fix IE Mobile?  —  Microsoft this week is detailing “hundreds” of changes that it is making to Internet Explorer Mobile …
Jul 31, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Microsoft to launch cross platform fitness wristband this fall, will work with Android, iPhone and Windows Phone   —  Microsoft + Wearables  —  Yes, it's real.  It's just not a watch  —  Everyone's doing it, it seems.  Samsung jumped in first.  Google formalized it on Android just this past week.
Jul 2, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Microsoft Extends Windows 8.1 Update 1 Install Deadline by 30 Days   —  I await a new round of “Microsoft blinks” jokes  —  You may recall that Microsoft had previously made the recently released Update 1 for Windows 8.1 a requirement for receiving future security updates …
May 12, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Windows 8.1 Update 1 accommodates too many needs, proves design by committee never works   —  What the Heck is Happening to Windows?  —  Is it better to burn out than fade away?  —  When critics described Windows 8.1 as a step backwards, I disagreed: Responding to customer complaints is never wrong …
Feb 10, 2014, 6:35 AMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Beats Music launches for Windows Phone 8, feature set similiar to Android and iPhone apps   —  Beats Music for Windows Phone 8  —  It's here, and just a week after the service first launched  —  One of the reasons Beats Music is so interesting is that Beats announced it would make the service available …
Feb 1, 2014, 12:55 AMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Now with More Integration   —  More Windows 8.1 Update leaks help a clearer picture emerge  —  A newly leaked set of shots from a prerelease version of Windows 8.1 Update 1 suggests that Microsoft is going to further integrate the Metro and desktop worlds in this important coming update.
Jan 22, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
“Threshold” to be Called Windows 9, Ship in April 2015   —  Microsoft tries to put Windows 8 in the rear-view mirror  —  At the BUILD developer conference in April 2014, Microsoft will discuss its vision for the future of Windows, including a year-off release codenamed “Threshold” that will most likely be called Windows 9.
Jan 11, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:
Windows Phone Turned the Corner in 2013   —  We're number three.  And no, that doesn't suck  —  2013 was nothing less than a blockbuster success for Windows Phone, which went from industry also-ran to the undisputed third mobile ecosystem, and is poised to challenge iPhone for the number two spot.
Dec 19, 2013, 5:15 AMIn context

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