All is well with the (Windows 8) world, then. A buggy build of the Twitter app in the Windows Store that was recently taken down seems to be back in business with a new fixed version. News broke out yesterday that the official Twitter application in the Windows Store was taken down after an update for the app broken...

The Twitter app for Windows 8 was recently released to lukewarm response. While most users praised the application for delivering on a lot of important features, the design left a bit to be desired. But that was the initial release, and the company promised regular new updates. Nevertheless, the Twitter app overtook...

The moment of truth for Messenger users is fast incoming. Microsoft will initiate the Windows Live Messenger shutdown next week, with the hope of seeing most users making the transition to Skype. In fact, the humongous user base of Skype is one of the biggest reasons Redmond made the decision of retiring the classic...

Redmond’s officially started an AppFest coding marathon in India, this time with a goal to bring together ten thousand students from all across the country for an extended coding session. Late last week we reported that Microsoft had invited Indian app developers to create apps for its Windows 8 platform. The idea...

Microsoft earlier today introduced a new version of its ever popular Skype client for Windows 8, bringing in several changes bringing the app closer to its desktop counterpart. One of the most requested features makes the cut this time. Yes, I am talking about the addition of a file sharing option that makes it...

Redmond has outlined its plan to start the shutdown of its Windows Live Messenger service. The phased retirement will officially begin on April 8, and the desktop version will be the first to go. Requiescat in pace, Windows Live Messenger — it was great knowing you. Microsoft had initially planned pull the plug on the...