So about a week ago, we held a free software promotion. My friend Tracy from PearlMountain Technology had sent me an email wanting to offer 20 FREE licenses for Picture Collage Maker Pro Easter Edition. Here are the 20 winners of the promotion. Moon439 Pegasusflyhi Mikesue251 Alan Paradelade Michael...

Syncfusion has released its Metro Studio 1 suite of more than 600 vector-based Metro icons. Free to use and freely customizable, this release is coming  just days after the release of Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Syncfusion’s Metro Studio 1 will allow programmers to quickly deploy test Metro applications in the...

In a new post and video on the Windows Store blog, Microsoft give new details about getting applications approved in the Windows Store. The post is by Jonathan Garrigues, a Program Manager on the Windows Development Experience Team. The new app submission process has been broken into two phases. At first, the...

If you were to ask many ‘casual users’ why they love smartphones and tablets they would likely tell you several different things such as portability, but likely at the top of the list would be, “Because of all the apps”. This is a somewhat curious statement if you are a power user, something that makes you want...

In the past I’ve discussed how the world of technology is truly on the verge of massive change. Traditional personal computers are becoming less relevant than they were just a decade earlier as new technologies like tablets, smartphones, and cloud technologies drive things further into a mobile, more flexible...