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The Xbox Mobile

Microsoft has an Xbox mobile device that maps the real Xbox controller on the touch screen. Continue reading

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Android Is The New Windows

Touching several topics such as why iOS is mediocre, WP8 though better is a bad choice, why Nokia was wrong, and why Android is winning converts. Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Continued State of Mobile Oblivion

While Apple & Google perfect the phones of the future, MSFT doesn’t know its OS’s future. Continue reading

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Xbox LIVE Gold: Microsoft’s Barrier To Living Room Dominance

Xbox LIVE Gold subscription is a barrier Microsoft needs to break. Continue reading

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Microsoft Patent Reveals User Behavior Based Battery Saving

By observing a user’s charging and phone use behavior Microsoft hopes to extend battery life. Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Biggest Blunder With Windows Phone

Simple naming convention could’ve helped Microsoft get a lot of good attention instead of the unwarranted bad press. Continue reading

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Surface Is Shit, Ergo Microsoft Is Dead; Or Not

The talk about Microsoft’s death due to Surface’s shortcomings are premature. Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Version Of Apple’s ‘Find My Friends’ Found In A Patent

Microsoft’s engineers have their own version of Find My Friends. Continue reading

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Lumia 920 First Impressions

Having tried the Lumia 800, Lumia 900, here are some initial impressions of the new Windows Phone 8 flagship phone–Nokia Lumia 920. Continue reading

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Why I’m Not Going To Buy The Surface RT

The more I evaluate it, the less likely I become to invest $599 in Microsoft’s Surface. Continue reading

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