Mobile devices http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12352/more en Today Only: Get a Thin and Light Windows Laptop for Just $200 http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/today-only-get-thin-and-light-windows-laptop-just-200 <div class="field-deck"> Now we're talking </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After waffling recently over whether to jump in with an inexpensive Windows laptop now or wait for a new generation of devices that will ship this holiday period, Microsoft made me an offer I couldn't refuse: Today only, you can snag a decent looking Windows laptop from the Microsoft Store for just $200. So I did. And maybe you should as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/today-only-get-thin-and-light-windows-laptop-just-200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/today-only-get-thin-and-light-windows-laptop-just-200#comments Mobile devices Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 with Bing Windows 8 Hardware Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:24:00 +0000 42911 at http://winsupersite.com OneDrive for Android Updated with Support for OneDrive for Business http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-support-onedrive-business <div class="field-deck"> Plus some minor updates for OneDrive for iOS and Windows Phone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In an interesting peek at how Microsoft will evolve its OneDrive and OneDrive for Business offerings on other mobile platforms going forward, the firm today issued a new version of OneDrive for Android. And this version of the app lets you access your content in both OneDrive (for consumers) and OneDrive for Business from just the single app.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-support-onedrive-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-support-onedrive-business#comments Android iOS iPad iPhone Mobile devices Windows Phone OneDrive Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:11:00 +0000 42841 at http://winsupersite.com Surface 2 at $350: Time to Buy? http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-2-350-time-buy <div class="field-deck"> Yes. No. Maybe </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a $100 price cut in effect, Microsoft's Windows RT-based Surface 2 tablet now starts at a far more reasonable $350, the price at which the device should have been sold at in the first place. But it's the second half of 2014 now. Is this device still worth acquiring?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-2-350-time-buy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-2-350-time-buy#comments Microsoft Surface Mobile devices Windows RT Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:27:00 +0000 42721 at http://winsupersite.com Huawei to Focus on Android, Drop Windows Phone http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/huawei-focus-android-drop-windows-phone <div class="field-deck"> Another one bites the dust </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Before this year's explosion of new Windows Phone licensees, Microsoft could point to one post-Nokia success story: Huawei. The Chinese smart phone company adopted Windows Phone in 2012 and has shipped devices in China and abroad. But now, the bad news: Huawei's Windows Phone releases are "on hold," and the firm plans to focus exclusively on Android.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/huawei-focus-android-drop-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/huawei-focus-android-drop-windows-phone#comments Android Mobile devices Windows Phone Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:59:00 +0000 42711 at http://winsupersite.com By the Book: August 24, 2014 http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Some progress, but moving slowly this month </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I didn't get as much work done on the books as I had hoped while I was away in Barcelona. But I did issue several book updates while I was away, and should be able to crank up the speed now that I'm heading home.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows/book-august-24-2014#comments Mobile devices Surface Pro 3 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Xbox Music Windows 8 Windows Phone Windows RT Windows Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:09:00 +0000 42651 at http://winsupersite.com PhotoFunia, ctj71081 on Flickr Samsung's Nook Tablet: An Interesting Case of What Might Have Been http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsungs-nook-tablet-interesting-case-what-might-have-been <div class="field-deck"> No Wook for you </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two months after announcing plans to deliver a new Nook tablet based on the Galaxy Tab 4, Samsung and Barnes & Noble are now selling the device. The awkwardly named Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook looks like a solid and affordable entry in already-crowded mini-tablet market. But looking at this product through a Microsoft lens, it's hard not to wonder about an alternate reality in which this device was a Nook-branded Surface Mini.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsungs-nook-tablet-interesting-case-what-might-have-been" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/samsungs-nook-tablet-interesting-case-what-might-have-been#comments Android Microsoft Surface Mobile devices Nook samsung Hardware Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:19:00 +0000 42601 at http://winsupersite.com Surface Pro 3 Gets a Second August 2014 Firmware Update http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-gets-second-august-2014-firmware-update <div class="field-deck"> Unexpected and thus curious </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has quietly rolled out a second firmware update this month for Surface Pro 3. This isn't the first time Surface Pro 3 has received two separate firmware updates in a single month, which is strange enough given the device's short lifetime, but it is the first time this has happened without any warning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-gets-second-august-2014-firmware-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-gets-second-august-2014-firmware-update#comments Mobile devices Surface Pro 3 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:26:00 +0000 42521 at http://winsupersite.com OneNote for Windows Store Gets a Major Update http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update <div class="field-deck"> Printing, PDF inserting, and ink highlighting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The OneNote mobile app for Windows 8/RT—or what Microsoft calls the OneNote Windows Store app—was updated today with some much-needed new capabilities. The new version supports printing, file insertion, and highlighting, plus some accessibility updates and numerous bug fixes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-windows-store-gets-major-update#comments Mobile devices OneNote Windows 8 Windows RT Office Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:08:00 +0000 42451 at http://winsupersite.com OneNote for Android Updated with Handwriting Support http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/onenote-android-updated-handwriting-support <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft gets serious about Android </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today released a new version of its OneNote mobile app for Android handsets and tablets. The new version supports handwritten ink notes, a new tablet-optimized experience and other improvements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/onenote-android-updated-handwriting-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/onenote-android-updated-handwriting-support#comments Android Mobile devices OneNote Office Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:33:00 +0000 42441 at http://winsupersite.com How Perception Will Kill Windows Phone http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/how-perception-will-kill-windows-phone <div class="field-deck"> The Royal Crown Cola of the smart phone market? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While it's obvious that Windows Phone is stuck as a distant third in the smart phone ecosystem race, it's equally clear that the biggest danger to the platform isn't failure, but rather the perception of failure. And in a market in which the distant number two player, Apple, can do no wrong, Microsoft faces an uphill battle that it may never win.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/how-perception-will-kill-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/how-perception-will-kill-windows-phone#comments Mobile devices Windows Phone Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:07:00 +0000 42411 at http://winsupersite.com