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Microsoft Windows Store update vastly improves the app-finding experience

Microsoft Windows Store update vastly improves the app-finding experience

By 13 May 2014

Following the release of Windows 8.1 Update, in which Microsoft pinned the Windows Store button to your taskbar by default, the Windows Store has now received a substantial revamp that makes it easier for you to find apps for your PC or tablet. The first... >>

Facebook Messenger lands for Windows Phone - without voice messaging and chat heads

Facebook Messenger lands for Windows Phone - without voice messaging and chat heads

By 5 March 2014

Facebook and Microsoft announced at Mobile World Congress 2014 that a Facebook Messenger app for Windows Phone is in the works. That app has now arrived - but it is missing a few noticeable features. Although Facebook Messenger brought most of its messaging... >>

Microsoft to merge Windows Phone Store and Windows Store into one store?

Microsoft to merge Windows Phone Store and Windows Store into one store?

By 27 September 2013

The Windows Phone Store and the Windows Store will soon be one, if the latest rumours are to be believed. Again citing unnamed sources who know about an internal company meeting, The Verge has claimed that Terry Myerson, head of the operating systems... >>

Windows 8 app store demoed - named the Windows Store (video)

Windows 8 app store demoed - named the Windows Store (video)

By 7 December 2011

Microsoft has published a video demo of its new Windows 8 app store, the Windows Store. The video shows Windows 8 and its 'metro style app' hub and explains how developers can use the store to make money.  First up is the revenue sharing, which Microsoft... >>