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Instagram not on Windows Phone devices, because the CEO of Instagram ‘hates’ Microsoft?

Instagram not on Windows Phone devices, because the CEO of Instagram ‘hates’ Microsoft?

  Instagram is easily one of the most popular apps on the iOS & Android marketplace. The ability to add ‘photo effects’ and slightly edit photos, and then share them with your friends has certainly been a huge draw for many teenagers and adults alike, and it’s almost become a necessity app for some, as opposed to a luxury app. In fact, it’s so popular that it has a... »

Metro possibly coming to Microsoft Office in Windows 8

Metro possibly coming to Microsoft Office in Windows 8

Yes we know that Windows 8 is absolutely fantastic, and very revolutionary. Yes we also know that Windows 7 still exists underneath, and that doesn’t look quite as inviting as Windows 8, nor does it look as touch friendly. Well that might all be changing soon, as screenshots have recently leaked of the next version of Microsoft Outlook (Office Outlook 15), and it’s looking very Metro U... »

Microsoft boasts 500,000 downloads of Windows 8 in 12 hours

Microsoft boasts 500,000 downloads of Windows 8 in 12 hours

According to Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, Microsoft’s newest (yet unreleased) Operating System Windows 8 was released to the public yesterday as a developer build. That Developer build proved so yearn worthy, that it was downloaded 500,000 (more by now) in a span of 12 hours. That’s quite impressive to say the least for a OS that is still in it’s alpha stages. Of course we were f... »

Microsoft’s Build Day 2 Announcements

Microsoft’s Build Day 2 Announcements

So the Build conference wasn’t as exciting as day 1, and thus we didn’t have many announcements to make. There were some key features revealed however. Remember Build 2011 is a event to build and code, so you’re not going to get big new announcements like yesterday, every day. They might however be holding back for the launch of Mango tommorow (fingers crossed). Like we said, the... »