Articles by Rich Edmonds

Cortana
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 14, 2014

Cortana is a super useful personal assistant now available for Windows Phone 8.1. Microsoft released the Preview for Developers today and we're sure you're all eagerly wanting to test out the Halo AI on your smartphone.

But how does one manage to interact with Cortana when it's...

Windows 8
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 14, 2014

Microsoft will be kicking off a new worldwide campaign for developers to help drive some new apps and games to its app stores. Next month, the company will host a number of day events for content creators to pop along and receive some advice and support from experts.

Attending...

Windows Phone 8.1
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 14, 2014

With the launch of Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers today, Microsoft has refreshed its mobile operating system with a plethora of new features and functionality. We're seriously excited to get started with the update and we know you all are too. To help you all out, should you...

Nokia Microsoft
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 14, 2014

This week is certainly expected to be a rather busy one for Windows Phone and what better way to kick things off than with some leaked codenames. Courtesy of @evleaks, the popular leakster Twitter profile, new Nokia codenames have been published for everyone to begin...

Nokia
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 11, 2014

Nokia is still caught up in a tax dispute in India, but the company has begun offering a voluntary retirement package to workers at a factory which was seized by a local tax office last year. The plant at Chennai has around 6,600 full-time employees, all of which are eligible for the...

4th & Mayor
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 11, 2014

The super popular 4th & Mayor app for Windows Phone is one of the better (albeit unofficial) Foursquare apps out there. The app was released back on Windows Phone 7 and still the developer is releasing updates with more support and functionality implemented. Today's release adds yet...

Gleek
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 11, 2014

The popular Twitter client for Windows 8, glƏƏk! has received an update to add yet more functionality to the app. Fans of Microsoft's OneNote will rejoice at the integration glƏƏk! now has with the note-taking service. Ever felt like saving tweets (or even trends) to OneNote for further...

Xbox Music
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 10, 2014

Office 365
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 10, 2014

Microsoft and the government of Queensland, Australia have signed a deal to deploy Office 365 to 149,000 employees. It's a move set to enable the government to remain up-to-date with the latest versions of Office, making it much easier for administrators and employees to manage...

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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 10, 2014

Nokia UK has published a new video to help you get started with a Lumia Windows Phone. Should you be rocking an old Nokia mobile device, this walk through will have you back up old content and transfer everything across to your new smartphone. While Windows Phone is simple to get to grips with...

Surface 2 LTE
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 10, 2014

Eagerly awaiting the Surface 2 4G tablets in the UK? You won’t have long left to sit through as pre-orders have today kicked off with availability marked down as May. Consumers will be able to pick up their own unit from participating stores, including Currys and PC World. Better still...

Rich's Start Screen
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 09, 2014

Emdoor Tablets
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 09, 2014

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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 08, 2014

Today, Microsoft has kicked off the release of Windows 8.1 Update 1, the highly anticipated release for the desktop operating system and RT devices like the Surface 2. What makes this update special to consumers is the vast array of improvements implemented for mouse and keyboard users...

WhatsApp Lede
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 08, 2014

The now Facebook-owned messaging service, WhatsApp has unveiled a new SIM deal in Germany. This prepaid SIM provides consumers with unlimited access to WhatsApp on top of agreed data limits. It's a milestone since this is the first time the popular service has partnered with carriers to...

McDonalds
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by Rich Edmonds
Apr 08, 2014

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