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New Kerala
Nokia set to make a comeback with two smartphones - newkerala.com #94489ago, Microsoft wrote off $7.6 billion last year and cut 7,800 jobs to refocus i
Nokia set to make a comeback with two smartphones - newkerala.com #94489
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
ago, Microsoft wrote off $7.6 billion last year and cut 7,800 jobs to refocus its phone efforts. Microsoft's Lumia and Windows Phone strategy has failed as both sales and Windows Phone market share have declined since the tech giant's mobile... Read more
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MacDailyNews
This is Microsoft’s free gift to Mac users – MacDailyNewsThe trail he left isn’t pretty. The Zune is gone. Xbox doesn’t make any money.
This is Microsoft’s free gift to Mac users – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted yesterday
The trail he left isn’t pretty. The Zune is gone. Xbox doesn’t make any money. Sales of Windows PCs are on the decline. Windows Phone has insignificant marketshare,” Jack D. Miller writes for Mac360. “Yet, here’s our favorite Windows maker’s... Read more
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PC Advisor
Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update deadlineto rumours this will be added in an update some time this year.Windows 10 Anniv
Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update deadline
PC Advisor / Posted yesterday
to rumours this will be added in an update some time this year.Windows 10 Anniversary Update: Podcast discussionWhat about Windows Phone 10? Windows 10 is free to end users. At least it will be a free upgrade for a lot of people. Users of Windows... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Viber celebrates 25 million Filipino usersor following brands and celebrities on Public Chats. Viber can be used on iPhon
Viber celebrates 25 million Filipino users
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
or following brands and celebrities on Public Chats. Viber can be used on iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phones and tablets, Windows Phone, Windows®, Windows 8®, Mac, Linux and Symbian devices over mobile or WiFi connections. Disclaimer: Comments do... Read more
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Gamasutra
SBK16 INVITES MOBILE GAMERS TO JOIN ELITE RACERS IN THE MOTUL FIM SUPERBIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPgame of the 2016 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship, for smartphones and ta
SBK16 INVITES MOBILE GAMERS TO JOIN ELITE RACERS IN THE MOTUL FIM SUPERBIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Gamasutra / Posted 2 days ago
game of the 2016 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship, for smartphones and tablets on the App Store, Google Play and Windows Phone Store. SBK16 is equipped with elite new features and a radically fair new free-to-play value proposition: prove... Read more
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International Business Times
The 10 new smartphones to look forward to before the end of 2016 every chance the rumours and leaks seen so far could amount to nothing, especia
The 10 new smartphones to look forward to before the end of 2016
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
every chance the rumours and leaks seen so far could amount to nothing, especially considering the poor performance of Windows Phone and Surface tablet sales which have barely scratched the iPad's dominance. And yet, the sheer beauty of some... Read more
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CNBC
Microsoft’s post-earnings rally will be short-livedsame quarter last year. While the company's cloud services saw a 7 percent incr
Microsoft’s post-earnings rally will be short-lived
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
same quarter last year. While the company's cloud services saw a 7 percent increase in revenue, phone sales declined as the Windows Phone failed to gain traction. Even Microsoft's gaming division is in a slump as Xbox One sales disappointed, though... Read more
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The Verge
Skype drops support for Windows Phone and old versions of Androida result. While Microsoft will continue to support Skype on iOS 8, Android 4.03
Skype drops support for Windows Phone and old versions of Android
The Verge / Posted 3 days ago
a result. While Microsoft will continue to support Skype on iOS 8, Android 4.03, and Windows 10 Mobile, any users stuck on Windows Phone 8 or older versions of Android will no longer receive access to the latest versions of Skype. That will render... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Microsoft's Windows Phone struggles continue as revenues slump 71 per centMICROSOFT'S FOURTH-QUARTER earnings statement has revealed that Windows Phone s
Microsoft's Windows Phone struggles continue as revenues slump 71 per cent
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 3 days ago
MICROSOFT'S FOURTH-QUARTER earnings statement has revealed that Windows Phone sales are still in steep decline, seeing a fall in revenue of 71 per cent year on year. The Windows Phone slump contributed to a 33 per cent decline in Microsoft's overall... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummetPhone revenue sank 71%, after the company back pedalled from its Nokia acquisit
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummet
techcentral.ie / Posted 3 days ago
Phone revenue sank 71%, after the company back pedalled from its Nokia acquisition to focus on a few models of Windows phone. The news came shortly after Microsoft announced that it would miss its goal of having 1 billion devices... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is Kik?messenger application for mobile devices that is available free of charge. The
What is Kik?
Computer Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
messenger application for mobile devices that is available free of charge. The app is available on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone operating systems and is modelled after BlackBerry Messenger. Kik messenger uses a smartphone’s data plan or... Read more
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CIO
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummetPhone revenue sank 71 percent, after the company back pedaled from its Nokia ac
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummet
CIO / Posted 3 days ago
Phone revenue sank 71 percent, after the company back pedaled from its Nokia acquisition to focus on a few models of Windows phone. The news came shortly after Microsoft announced that it would miss its goal of having 1 billion devices... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummetPhone revenue sank 71 percent, after the company back pedaled from its Nokia ac
Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummet
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Phone revenue sank 71 percent, after the company back pedaled from its Nokia acquisition to focus on a few models of Windows phone. The news came shortly after Microsoft announced that it would miss its goal of having 1 billion devices... Read more
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Gamasutra
Brave Frontier’s Next Collaboration Event Announced for July with SNK’s THE KING OF FIGHTERSa requirement to enter the challenge level. Brave Frontier is available for do
Brave Frontier’s Next Collaboration Event Announced for July with SNK’s THE KING OF FIGHTERS
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
a requirement to enter the challenge level. Brave Frontier is available for download globally on iOS, Android, Amazon and Windows Phone devices. About SNK PLAYMORE Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION develops, publishes and... Read more
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techcentral.ie
HP Elite X3 phone with Windows 10 here next monthprogram. The smart phone will ship in many countries including the US, HP said
HP Elite X3 phone with Windows 10 here next month
techcentral.ie / Posted 4 days ago
program. The smart phone will ship in many countries including the US, HP said, without providing specific details. Windows phone shipments totalled 2.4 million in the first quarter of 2016, which gave the OS a meagre 0.7% market share,... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is Cortana?is Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s Siri – an intelligent personal assistant for M
What is Cortana?
Computer Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
is Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s Siri – an intelligent personal assistant for Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone, Microsoft Band, Xbox One, iOS and Android. Making its debut at the 2014 Microsoft BUILD Developer Conference,... Read more
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Gamasutra
Windows 10 to miss its target of being on 1 billion devices by 2018that number to hit 1 billion by 2018, due (according to Microsoft) in large par
Windows 10 to miss its target of being on 1 billion devices by 2018
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
that number to hit 1 billion by 2018, due (according to Microsoft) in large part to huge cuts company has made in its Windows Phone business. That undermines Microsoft exec Terry Myerson's ambitious claim, made at the company's 2015 Build... Read more
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CNET
Nokia-branded Android phones could launch this yearAt least two Nokia phones may launch this year or next but sporting Android ins
Nokia-branded Android phones could launch this year
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
At least two Nokia phones may launch this year or next but sporting Android instead of Windows Phone. The Nokia name may get to live on with at least a couple of high-end phones reportedly set to debut in late 2016 or early 2017. Both phones would... Read more
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International Business Times
Windows' pain: Why Microsoft won't hit its one-billion Windows 10 install target by 2018 by 2018. The company has now been forced to backtrack on this forecast thanks t
Windows' pain: Why Microsoft won't hit its one-billion Windows 10 install target by 2018
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
by 2018. The company has now been forced to backtrack on this forecast thanks to the less-than-stellar performance of its Windows Phone business, ZDNet reports. There are currently around 350 million devices running Windows 10, Microsoft's... Read more
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The Verge
HP's Elite x3 Windows phone will be available next month for $699HP is just about ready to release its new high-end Windows phone to the world.
HP's Elite x3 Windows phone will be available next month for $699
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
HP is just about ready to release its new high-end Windows phone to the world. The Elite x3 is now scheduled to "[roll] out across the globe at the end of the month," with shipping beginning August 29th in the US. On its own, the phone will sell for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Microsoft won’t reach Windows 10 goal in 2018goal of 1 billion monthly active devices.” The failure to meet the original fo
Microsoft won’t reach Windows 10 goal in 2018
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
goal of 1 billion monthly active devices.” The failure to meet the original forecast shows the continued fallout from the Windows phone strategy, in which the company acquired Nokia's handset unit and then, amid high costs and little share gains,... Read more
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express
WhatsApp has a secret new font, and here's how to use ityear, the popular messenger will no longer be available on Nokia S40, Nokia Sym
WhatsApp has a secret new font, and here's how to use it
express / Posted 5 days ago
year, the popular messenger will no longer be available on Nokia S40, Nokia Symbian S60, Android 2.1 and Android 2.2 and Windows Phone 7.1. When Facebook bought the app for a whopping $19billlion (some £11.5 million) was taken over by Facebook... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Microsoft delays 1 billion devices goalexactly they were counting on," said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner.
Microsoft delays 1 billion devices goal
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
exactly they were counting on," said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner. "At the time, they did have some pretty high expectations around Windows Phone." Weak PC sales, he said, also likely played a role in Microsoft's changed expect... Read more
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PhysOrg
Flailing phone business forces Microsoft to back off hopes for Windows 10exactly they were counting on," said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner.
Flailing phone business forces Microsoft to back off hopes for Windows 10
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
exactly they were counting on," said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner. "At the time, they did have some pretty high expectations around Windows Phone." Weak PC sales, he said, also likely played a role in Microsoft's changed expect... Read more
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dna
Best games of 2016, so far: Episodic Gamingwith the four remaining episodes due on a more-or-less monthly basis. - "Eon A
Best games of 2016, so far: Episodic Gaming
dna / Posted 6 days ago
with the four remaining episodes due on a more-or-less monthly basis. - "Eon Altar" - Mac OSX, WinPC plus iOS, Android, Windows Phone Recently emerging from an Early Access program, "Eon Altar" combines the social aspect of board games with the... Read more
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express
The Open 2016: How to watch live coverage online for FREElaptop, mobile or tablet. Additionally, you can download the official Open 201
The Open 2016: How to watch live coverage online for FREE
express / Posted 7 days ago
laptop, mobile or tablet. Additionally, you can download the official Open 2016 app, available for free on iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone and Kindle Fire devices, offering up to the minute score updates and live video action.Related artic... Read more
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express
WhatsApp is about to STOP working on these phones – is it time for an upgrade?devices. Earlier this year, the Facebook-owned firm revealed Nokia S40, Nokia
WhatsApp is about to STOP working on these phones – is it time for an upgrade?
express / Posted 7 days ago
devices. Earlier this year, the Facebook-owned firm revealed Nokia S40, Nokia Symbian S60, Android 2.1 and Android 2.2 and Windows Phone 7.1 would no longer be compatible with the app. That's not particularly surprisingly. But in the same blog... Read more
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Boston Herald
Microsoft dials back Windows 10 goal due to slow smartphone salessales totaled just 2.3 million in the first three months of 2016. “It’s hard t
Microsoft dials back Windows 10 goal due to slow smartphone sales
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
sales totaled just 2.3 million in the first three months of 2016. “It’s hard to know what exactly they were counting on,” said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner. “At the time, they did have some pretty high expectations around Windows Pho... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrivecustom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrive
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
custom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include real-time access to your data on your Windows Phone, Blackberry or iPhone; integrated social CRM functionality with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter; company... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrivecustom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrive
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
custom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include real-time access to your data on your Windows Phone, Blackberry or iPhone; integrated social CRM functionality with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter; company... Read more
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The News-Times
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrivecustom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrive
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
custom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include real-time access to your data on your Windows Phone, Blackberry or iPhone; integrated social CRM functionality with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter; company... Read more
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Market Watch
Microsoft: Goal for Windows 10 will not be mettarget, but not until the beginning of 2020. And while the "major culprit" for
Microsoft: Goal for Windows 10 will not be met
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
target, but not until the beginning of 2020. And while the "major culprit" for the target miss was a faltering Windows phone business, he noted potential "softness" in sales of personal computers to consumers. Microsoft is offering... Read more
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The Register
Windows 10 a failure by Microsoft's own metric – it won't hit one billion devices by mid-2018systems are still working well. The other failure point is with Microsoft's mo
Windows 10 a failure by Microsoft's own metric – it won't hit one billion devices by mid-2018
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
systems are still working well. The other failure point is with Microsoft's mobile strategy, or lack of one these days. Windows Phone sales are cratering, it's not a popular OS with vendors, and although Microsoft says it is still developing the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrivecustom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include
Top 10 CRMs Small Business Owners Need to Thrive
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
custom apps from its marketplace known as AppExchange. Other features include real-time access to your data on your Windows Phone, Blackberry or iPhone; integrated social CRM functionality with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter; company... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Microsoft says it’ll take longer to reach 1 billion Windows 10 installationssales totalled just 2.3 million in the first three months of 2016. “It’s hard
Microsoft says it’ll take longer to reach 1 billion Windows 10 installations
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
sales totalled just 2.3 million in the first three months of 2016. “It’s hard to know what exactly they were counting on,” said Steve Kleynhans, an analyst with Gartner. “At the time, they did have some pretty high expectations around Windows Phon... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handsetsearching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. O
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handset
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
searching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. OR AT LEAST I WOULD IF I WASN'T STUCK WITH A WINDOWS PHONE. So Pokemon Go has been released, an app that has confirmed my life-long suspicious that we do indeed share... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handsetsearching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. O
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handset
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
searching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. OR AT LEAST I WOULD IF I WASN'T STUCK WITH A WINDOWS PHONE. So Pokemon Go has been released, an app that has confirmed my life-long suspicious that we do indeed share... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handsetsearching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. O
Pokemon Go? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handset
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
searching far and wide. Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. OR AT LEAST I WOULD IF I WASN'T STUCK WITH A WINDOWS PHONE. So Pokemon Go has been released, an app that has confirmed my life-long suspicious that we do indeed share... Read more
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The Verge
Microsoft extends timeline for Windows 10 to hit 1 billion usersactive devices." The 1 billion figure wasn't always an impossibility. Had Micr
Microsoft extends timeline for Windows 10 to hit 1 billion users
The Verge / Posted 8 days ago
active devices." The 1 billion figure wasn't always an impossibility. Had Microsoft continued to sell around 50 million Windows Phone devices following the launch of Windows 10, it would have likely achieved its install base goal within the... Read more
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Business Insider
Microsoft officially delays its ambitious Windows 10 goal because its phone business collapsedback in early July 2015, just weeks before Windows 10 came out for PCs and smar
Microsoft officially delays its ambitious Windows 10 goal because its phone business collapsed
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
back in early July 2015, just weeks before Windows 10 came out for PCs and smartphones, Microsoft all but killed the Windows phone business, announcing huge layoffs and a new focus on only building a select few flagship phone models. The net... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Pokemon GO? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handsetsearching far and wide.Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. OR
Pokemon GO? Pokemon RETRO for reporter who doesn't have an Android or iPhone handset
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
searching far and wide.Each Pokemon to understand, the power that's inside. OR AT LEAST I WOULD IF I WASN'T STUCK WITH A WINDOWS PHONE. So Pokemon GO has been released , an app that has confirmed my life-long suspicious that we do indeed share... Read more
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Business Wire
Viber and the Huffington Post Team up to Launch 2016 Presidential Campaign Sticker PackSticker Market for iOS and Android users. To start chatting, download Viber on
Viber and the Huffington Post Team up to Launch 2016 Presidential Campaign Sticker Pack
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Sticker Market for iOS and Android users. To start chatting, download Viber on your desktop, Windows 10, iOS, Android or Windows Phone 8 devices now. About Viber: Part of the Rakuten family, Viber freely connects users around the world with the... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Windows Phone sees its UK market share halve in 12 monthsMICROSOFT'S WINDOWS PHONE operating system has seen its UK market share more th
Windows Phone sees its UK market share halve in 12 months
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 9 days ago
MICROSOFT'S WINDOWS PHONE operating system has seen its UK market share more than halve over the past 12 months, according to new data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. The firm's latest numbers show that Windows Phone accounted for 5.1 per cent of... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why The Chatbot Wars Won’t Be Like iOS Vs. AndroidServe Different Needs With smartphone apps, developers gravitated toward iOS a
Why The Chatbot Wars Won’t Be Like iOS Vs. Android
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
Serve Different Needs With smartphone apps, developers gravitated toward iOS and Android—and away from alternatives like Windows Phone and BlackBerry 10—because of market share. Messaging is different because there are so many large-scale... Read more
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Gamasutra
Heroes Tactics Aims to Subvert eSports on Mobilemode offers fresh challenges to the game's current fan base. Heroes Tactics is
Heroes Tactics Aims to Subvert eSports on Mobile
Gamasutra / Posted 10 days ago
mode offers fresh challenges to the game's current fan base. Heroes Tactics is currently available for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices, and was previously featured on the App Store and Google Play as a "Best Update" selection. Players... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
25 Best Apps for Small-Business Owners in 2016for up to 10 users. Both plans come with a 30-day free trial. The app works on
25 Best Apps for Small-Business Owners in 2016
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
for up to 10 users. Both plans come with a 30-day free trial. The app works on iPhones, iPads, Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7, as well as Macs and PCs. Expensify. Expensify makes keeping track of your expenses while on a business trip... Read more
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The Register
Hands On with Project Centennial: A better app installer for WindowsCentennial Pros and Cons Microsoft’s UWP has had mixed fortunes since its laun
Hands On with Project Centennial: A better app installer for Windows
The Register / Posted 11 days ago
Centennial Pros and Cons Microsoft’s UWP has had mixed fortunes since its launch with Windows 10. The rapid decline of Windows Phone and lack of Windows 7 support spoils the “Universal” part of its name, and limitations versus traditional... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Angry Birds maker Rovio migrates away from Windows PhoneANGRY BIRDS DEVELOPER Rovio has become the latest firm to reveal that it's thro
Angry Birds maker Rovio migrates away from Windows Phone
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
ANGRY BIRDS DEVELOPER Rovio has become the latest firm to reveal that it's throwing in the towel on Windows Phone. "Rovio games are no longer developed on Windows Phones. The only devices still supported and updated are Android and iOS devices. We... Read more
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The Register
Windows Phone users beg Pokémon Go creators for attentioncraze to bypass Microsoft. In 2009 Rovio Entertainment released Angry Birds on
Windows Phone users beg Pokémon Go creators for attention
The Register / Posted 11 days ago
craze to bypass Microsoft. In 2009 Rovio Entertainment released Angry Birds on iOS first and only got round to Windows Phone after releasing it on Android and Symbian. Flappy Bird nearly came to Windows after it debuted on iOS and... Read more
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The Verge
The Superbook is a $99 laptop shell for your Android phoneThe dream of turning your smartphone into a laptop will never die. From Motorol
The Superbook is a $99 laptop shell for your Android phone
The Verge / Posted 11 days ago
The dream of turning your smartphone into a laptop will never die. From Motorola's Atrix to this crazy HP Windows Phone, there have been a number of companies that have tried (and largely failed) to build a smartphone that can be attached to a dock... Read more
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