We finally have the first details on the apps strategy that Microsoft has in store for Windows Core OS, which is basically a way to make Windows 10 more modern and modular in nature. Why we did not have this approach from the get go is the question of the century, but here we are. Anyway, some small trickles of...

Good, if a bit delayed, initiative from a company that is striving to bring more apps to its stores. Microsoft has now completely done away with yearly renewals for developer accounts. This silent, but highly useful change should help make the place a tad livelier. And while the costs amounted to a couple of meals at...

One more Microsoft feature hits primetime. Windows Phone app developers, all of them, can now engage with users of their applications, and respond to queries and concerns directly. Up until now, this facility was on only available to a select few, as part of a test program, which Redmond had initiate back in April...

Smart decision from the Finnish telecommunication giant. Even though its newer flagship smartphones in the Lumia series like the 920 and 820 are charting up sales records the world over, Nokia knows that it’s better to focus on the bread too rather than only on the butter. According to a report from Digitimes, the...

Somebody has been reading Douglas Adams, it seems. The number 42 has been one of the more famous natural numbers, receiving considerable attention after it was revealed to be the Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything in the English classic The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. And now...

Microsoft carefully guarded the keys to developing for Microsoft Windows Phone 8 for a very long time. In fact there was quite a bit of criticism that lead many of us in the tech world to question whether or not a lack of native Windows Phone 8 apps would be a problem or not. The good news is that Microsoft seems...