Mobile http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12351/more en Microsoft Band Field Guide 0.16 http://winsupersite.com/microsoft-band-field-guide-016 <div class="node-body link-body">This update to the in-progress Microsoft Band Field Guide includes the first half of a new section/chapter about guided workouts. More soon.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/band16-hero.jpg?1419255773" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/microsoft-band-field-guide-016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:40:00 +0000 47761 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone is First to Offer Carrier Billing in Key Emerging Markets http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-first-offer-carrier-billing-key-emerging-markets <div class="field-deck"> And on Verizon, too, which is sort of an emerging market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This past week, Microsoft announced that it now supports carrier billing for Windows Phone app purchases in the top emerging markets, a key component of its strategy to reach the "next 5 billion" smart phone users. This is complementary to the firm's affordable hardware pricing strategy and could help Windows Phone make headway against Android in price-sensitive markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-first-offer-carrier-billing-key-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-first-offer-carrier-billing-key-emerging-markets#comments Windows Phone Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:45:00 +0000 47741 at http://winsupersite.com HP Stream 11/13 is the Best Tech Deal of 2014 http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-1113-best-tech-deal-2014 <div class="field-deck"> And HP is the PC comeback story of 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For all the ways you could spend—and waste—money on technology this year, the best value to be had was a pair of affordable and value-packed laptops, the HP Stream 11 and HP Stream 13. Announced by Microsoft in July and greeted by stunned disbelief, these HP Stream laptops deliver on the promise that a Windows device can be affordable without being cheap. They aren't just good enough. They're great.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-1113-best-tech-deal-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-1113-best-tech-deal-2014#comments Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Update 2 Hardware Mobile Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:50:00 +0000 47731 at http://winsupersite.com Complete Guide to Windows Phone 8.1.1 + Lumia Denim http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/complete-guide-windows-phone-811-lumia-denim <div class="field-deck"> Everything you need to know, all in one place </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With Windows Phone 8.1.1 now rolling out to handsets around the world, it's time to step back and examine what it is we're getting in this important update. There are lots of new features, and if you're using a Microsoft/Nokia Lumia handset—as over 90 percent of Windows Phone users are—there are some additional benefits over the stock OS upgrade too. So here's a complete guide to everything I've written about Windows Phone 8.1.1 and Lumia Denim, with more to come.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/complete-guide-windows-phone-811-lumia-denim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/complete-guide-windows-phone-811-lumia-denim#comments Windows Phone Lumia Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Windows Phone 8.1.1 Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:11:00 +0000 47721 at http://winsupersite.com Verizon Starts Delivering Windows Phone Updates, Icon in Early 2015 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/verizon-starts-delivering-windows-phone-updates-icon-early-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Hell freezes over </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Well, we thought this would never happen, but Verizon Wireless today began delivering Windows Phone 8.1 and subsequent updates, like Update 1 and the Lumia Denim firmware. The only bad news is that the Icon isn't among the first batch of Verizon phones to get these updates, but Verizon says it will be onboard with updates in early 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/verizon-starts-delivering-windows-phone-updates-icon-early-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/verizon-starts-delivering-windows-phone-updates-icon-early-2015#comments Windows Phone Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:49:00 +0000 47701 at http://winsupersite.com Should I Get This ... or That? http://winsupersite.com/mobile/should-i-get-or <div class="field-deck"> Or neither? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I review hardware devices regularly, so I'm often asked which I'd choose between two similar choices. For example, which is the best 7-inch Windows tablet, or the best no-contract Windows Phone handset? Here's a quick rundown of some device comparisons I'm asked to make regularly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/should-i-get-or" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/should-i-get-or#comments Windows Phone Mobile Music & Videos Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:04:00 +0000 47691 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Details Lumia Denim Schedule, Camera Improvements http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-details-lumia-denim-schedule-camera-improvements <div class="field-deck"> But only for certain phones </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're wondering what exactly Microsoft is adding with Lumia Denim, you're not alone. But today the firm provided a partial list of improvements that will appear in the next firmware update or its Lumia handsets, all related to the Lumia Camera app. And it's come clean on the timeframe for the release too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-details-lumia-denim-schedule-camera-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-details-lumia-denim-schedule-camera-improvements#comments Windows Phone Lumia Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:11:00 +0000 47651 at http://winsupersite.com Xim 1.3 Streams to Xbox One, Chromecast, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV http://winsupersite.com/mobile/xim-13-streams-xbox-one-chromecast-apple-tv-and-amazon-fire-tv <div class="field-deck"> Share your photos, not your phone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has updated its Xim mobile photo-sharing app to support living room set-top boxes like the Xbox One, Chromecast, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV. Previously, you could use the app—it's available now for Windows Phone, Android and iPhone—to share photos with other smart phone handsets only.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/xim-13-streams-xbox-one-chromecast-apple-tv-and-amazon-fire-tv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/xim-13-streams-xbox-one-chromecast-apple-tv-and-amazon-fire-tv#comments Windows Phone Android iOS Mobile Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:38:00 +0000 47631 at http://winsupersite.com Windows App Studio Adds Support for TouchDevelop http://winsupersite.com/software-development/windows-app-studio-adds-support-touchdevelop <div class="field-deck"> Now it's only for universal apps too </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has updated its web-based Windows App Studio developer tool with support for TouchDevelop, a powerful, touch-friendly programming language that includes a physics engine. This means it will now be a lot easier to create games with App Studio that utilize the sensors found on modern mobile devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/software-development/windows-app-studio-adds-support-touchdevelop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/software-development/windows-app-studio-adds-support-touchdevelop#comments Windows Phone Visual studio Windows 8 Software Development Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:09:00 +0000 47621 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Posts Support Page, How-To Video for Lumia Denim http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-posts-support-page-how-video-lumia-denim <div class="field-deck"> Ignore if you're on Verizon, of course </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're still fuming because you haven't even gotten the Lumia Cyan firmware update yet, this bit of news isn't going to make you feel much better: Microsoft is now talking up how users of its Lumia handsets can update to the next firmware version, called Denim.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-posts-support-page-how-video-lumia-denim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-posts-support-page-how-video-lumia-denim#comments Windows Phone Lumia Windows Phone 8.1 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:53:00 +0000 47591 at http://winsupersite.com