Kicked? Things just got a little worse for Microsoft’s under fire mobile OS, as another top messaging app has left the Windows Phone platform. Kik Messenger has been pulled for Windows 10 Mobile. Just like that — without any official announcement or anything. Fret not, if you have not heard this name before, because...

Ever had that irresistible desire to mute an ongoing conversation? Welcome to the club! Microsoft, it seems, is ready to bring this handy and useful ability to its mobile platform with Windows Phone 8.1. A new report suggests that this is one of the enhancements the company is preparing, and the recently released...

Canadian mobile phone maker, BlackBerry, surely has seen better days. The company recently posted a disastrous financial result for the quarter, with nearly $1 billion in operating loss and an announcement that it will be firing 4,500 employees. In between that, it is also in negotiations for a buyout. But one thing...

Boy, talk about a short lifecycle. If you have installed Windows 8.1 Preview you may probably have noticed that something is amiss — the Messaging app is missing from the Start Screen. When Windows 8 launched last year, it came with a dedicated Messaging app that was developer by Microsoft. Now it appears that it...

Last week, Microsoft announced that they would be making last minute updates to some of the apps that came with Windows 8. It seems that the app refresh has begun. Users are beginning to see updates to Mail, Calendar, People, Messaging, Maps and Skydrive applications among others. Some users are also reporting updates...

Some new screenshots from Neowin showing screenshots (allegedly) from Windows 8 RTm. These show the Mail, People and Messaging Apps.