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Microsoft Transfers The @Messenger Twitter Account To Facebook

The word Messenger has a new meaning! Microsoft’s Messenger service has been discontinued completely now, as the company focuses its communication efforts on the Skype…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Reddit ReddHubV2

Here is an example of an unofficial third-party app done right. Well, apart from the name, anyway. Reddit ReddHubV2 is a redesigned application that brings…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: SocialRadar

There are social apps, apps with social features built in, and then are apps that take the concept and turn the volume up to 11….

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You Can Now Search For Tweets And Hashtags On Bing

About time! Microsoft have just signed a new partnership deal with Twitter, and users can now search for Twitter accounts, tweets and hashtags straight from…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Hashtagr

There is always more room for social apps on the Windows Store, more so if they are as unique as this. Billed as a hashtag…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Tapatalk

Another official client has gone the full monty. Tapatalk actually launched on the Windows Store towards the end of February, but surprisingly, it only supported…

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Facebook Messenger For Windows Will Be Shut Down On March 3

Say goodbye to another Facebook service. The social network has a demanding tendency to launch tools and then let them wither without much in terms…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: App Social

As the Microsoft Nokia deal nears finalization, the company has been releasing more and more apps on the Windows Store. Releasing, and in some cases,…

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Microsoft Invests In Foursquare To Enhance Location Based Data In Windows And Bing

Windows, Bing, individually, and then Bing on Windows are three of the biggest bets for Microsoft. And the company has made another widely expected move…

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Need A Vine Client For Windows 8.1? The Recently Updated Canopy Is Worth A Look

The dearth of official clients on the Windows Store was filled to some extent by the various official apps marked their appearance last year, including…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Tweetium

The name my sound something like an ancient Roman province, but Tweetium is one of the very best Twitter clients available on the Windows 8.1…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: WordPress.com

The Windows Store landed another important app before the end of the year. WordPress.com has just launched its official client for Windows 8.1 and it…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Viber

The anticipated Viber app has just hit the Windows Store allowing users of Microsoft’s latest operating platform the ability to chat with their contacts straight…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Phriz.be

The assault of ingenuity continues on the Windows Store, with another high profile and highly useful app that has just landed. The title may be…

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Social Apps On The Windows Store Have The Highest Ratio Of Downloads

Aristotle may have said that man by nature is a social animal, but Microsoft is here to prove it. The Windows Store is growing bigger…

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Windows 8.1 App Watch: Canopy

Creatively titled, Canopy is an app built for those of you that are into Vine. If the idea of watching videos that are limited to…

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App Watch: Baconography

In the absence of official solutions, the Windows Store has more than its fair share of unofficial clients. This latest one is rather curiously named,…

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App Watch: MyTextTwister

Make way for an instant classic! This is one Windows 8 app that will appeal a lot to you social souls out there. In a…

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App Watch: Facebook

What, you were expecting something different? One of the most important Metro app releases of all time has finally made its way to the Windows…

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Microsoft Battling With American Express For Foursquare Equity Share

Microsoft may have a decently strong relationship with Foursquare, and the social company just recently launched its official Windows 8 app just a couple of…