But the Surface line isn’t going anywhere! Right? Not the most ideal news, but Microsoft has made the decision to close its Surface support Twitter account. And instead is pushing customers towards the Microsoft Support Twitter account for all queries and questions that they have for its products. For what it’s worth,...

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 platform. The final milestone was reached late last month when Redmond announced that the MSN Messenger service in China will be shut down come October...

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 Reddit to your Windows device seamlessly. You can browse the popular website both as a guest and as a member. And the app also loads external pages without a...

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. SocialRadar is one such app, one such richly designed app. The name probably gives it away, but the concept of this application is simple enough — connect your Facebook or LinkedIn account...

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 the Bing homepage. This is an exclusive partnership with the social network. The company talked about this in an announcement on its blog, saying: “Through an...

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 search engine, Hashtagr is an app that supports several social networking sites. Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Tumblr, Instagram, all can be searched at the same time using hashtags. Search results...

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 Windows RT 8.1. Which made it one of the very few, select special apps that exclusively supported the ARM platform. This popular app has just now received...

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 of updates and feature enhancements. Now you can add another one to the causality list — the Facebook Messenger for Windows. Facebook has not provided any details, but...

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, removing exclusivity. Several Nokia apps, up until now, were limited to the company’s Lumia 2520 tablet. But now many of them can be run from any PC or device that is...

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 in order to enhance these products and services. The closeness between Foursquare and Microsoft was already evident when both companies made it official that the...