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05.28.15
Microsoft's new Windows Store policy will combat junk apps
05.28.15

Microsoft's new Windows Store policy will combat junk apps

It's no secret that Windows Store has serious issues not just with scammy apps, but also with spam...

By M. Moon,   05.28.15
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04.29.15
Any site can be a Windows app
04.29.15

Any site can be a Windows app

At today's Microsoft Build conference, Vice President of Operating Systems Terry Myerson announced...

By R. Baldwin,   04.29.15
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12.11.14
Microsoft now accepting Bitcoin at Xbox and Windows online stores
12.11.14

Microsoft now accepting Bitcoin at Xbox and Windows online stores

Bitcoin just got a big boost in stature as Microsoft is now accepting the cryptocurrency for digit...

By S. Dent,   12.11.14
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11.24.14
Windows 10's app store will be workplace-friendly
11.24.14

Windows 10's app store will be workplace-friendly

If you use a Windows 8 PC, you've probably noticed that the Windows Store is built for home use; y...

By J. Fingas,   11.24.14
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08.28.14
Microsoft explains how it's getting rid of fake Windows Store apps
08.28.14

Microsoft explains how it's getting rid of fake Windows Store apps

You may have heard that the Windows Store has a serious problem with counterfeit apps; for every l...

By J. Fingas,   08.28.14
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05.16.14
Microsoft brings home automation app and devices to the Windows Store
05.16.14

Microsoft brings home automation app and devices to the Windows Store

Unlike Google with its new $3.2 billion Nest, Microsoft doesn't have a lot of home automation prod...

By S. Dent,   05.16.14
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05.13.14
Windows Store now helps you find apps faster, even if they're for your phone
05.13.14

Windows Store now helps you find apps faster, even if they're for your phone

Although Windows 8.1's store has a healthy stock of apps, actually finding those apps has been a p...

By J. Fingas,   05.13.14
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04.02.14
New Kinect for Windows arrives this summer
04.02.14

New Kinect for Windows arrives this summer

Amid the volley of announcements from Microsoft's Build conference, is word that the new Kinect fo...

By T. Seppala,   04.02.14
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12.05.13
Bing Maps Preview showcases new mapping experience 'built from the ground up' for Windows 8.1
12.05.13

Bing Maps Preview showcases new mapping experience 'built from the ground up' for Windows 8.1

Microsoft's been busy overhauling its Bing Maps experience for Windows 8.1 and, today, the Redmond...

By J. Volpe,   12.05.13
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