Posts Tagged: Windows 8

Lenovo sold 50 million smartphones globally last year, remains China's number 2 smartphone brand

Lenovo sold 50 million smartphones globally last year, remains China’s number 2 smartphone brand

Lenovo sold 50 million smartphones and 9.2 million tablets in the previous year, marking the fourth quarter in a row that it has sold more t...

  • May 21, 2014
  • at 6:40 pm
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Fortumo rolls out carrier billing for apps and games in India

Fortumo rolls out carrier billing for apps and games in India

With the number of credit card-less and “unbanked” people in India, it can be hard for developers to make money from their apps ...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 2:08 pm
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BREAKING: Installing Windows 8 Will Not Transform your PC into a Touchscreen Device

Here’s a fun story going around the Japanese interwebs, courtesy the good folks over on Reddit. There are Japanese media reports sayin...

  • October 31, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Chinese Stores Start Selling Microsoft Surface RT Early, Pull in Queues of Eager Buyers

Enthusiast queues of gadget buyers in Beijing are greeting the launch of Microsoft’s Surface RT tablet. Scheduled for launch as the cl...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 9:55 pm
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Windows Store Officially Opens to Developers From 24 Asian Markets

If you’re an Asian developer looking to get your apps onto the Windows store, today is your lucky day. Microsoft announced today that ...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 7:00 am
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GSC invites you to Development Opportunities on Microsoft Platform

With the highly-anticipated Windows 8 launch on the horizon, Xbox 360 as the bestselling console platform in the world, and Kinect For Windo...

  • July 18, 2012
  • at 10:09 am
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Windows 8 Boot Camp Held in Indonesia, Produces Dozens of Applications

Hosted in Bandung, the Windows 8 Boot Camp by Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) a few weeks back produced no less than 44 applications for Windows 8. ...

  • April 24, 2012
  • at 10:15 am
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Build for Windows 8 Workshop for developers – 30 Mar

Apps are going to be at the center of the new Windows 8 experience. As a developer, you will be given unprecedented access to millions of Wi...

  • March 26, 2012
  • at 10:04 am
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Razer’s Project Fiona wins People’s Voice award for CES 2012

Project Fiona, probably the first full-fledged gaming tablet being developed that will run PC games, has won the People’s Voice Award,...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 3:01 pm
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Chinese government not a fan of Windows 8, wants extended support for XP

Support for Windows XP officially ends on April 8, 2014, including all security updates. That’s bad news for China, where as of Septe...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Microsoft Partners with Japan’s NTT Docomo on LTE Windows 8 Tablets

As we mentioned yesterday, Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows 8 got off to a bit of a rocky start in Japan recently. A few unfortunate ...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Hands-On with Microsoft Windows 8, Now Available in Asia Pacific [VIDEO]

There has been much buzz around Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows 8. Yesterday we reported that Chinese stores started selling the Microsoft S...

  • October 26, 2012
  • at 2:16 pm
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Autonavi Maps Hit Windows 8 As Chinese Apps Jump Aboard Microsoft’s New OS

Microsoft’s most radical new OS, Windows 8, is set to launch tomorrow, and lots of Chinese web companies are ready with apps that make...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Learn Halfbrick’s Growth Strategy and Game Development Techniques at Fruit Ninja Developer Dojo – 14 and 15 Sept

Microsoft and E27 are organizing Fruit Ninja Developer Dojo, an exclusive event catered to game developers and those interested in game dev...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 4:55 pm
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Microsoft Confirms Sina Weibo Integration in Windows 8

A Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) employee has confirmed in a company blog that Sina Weibo, the popular Twitter-like social network, will be fully i...

  • June 14, 2012
  • at 8:36 pm
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Experience HTML5 on Metro – 10 May

HTML5 is here, and with it, web applications take on power, ease, scalability, and responsiveness like never before. HTML5 on Metro lets dev...

  • April 23, 2012
  • at 10:04 am
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Indian E-Commerce Site Launches Windows 8 App, Says It’s the First

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) new baby, Windows 8, is only a few days old, but already one Indian company is claiming to be the first to m...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 8:40 pm
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Rumor: Microsoft Picks a Retail Partner for WP7 Launch in China in 2012

Rumors in the Chinese business media suggest that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is poised to launch its mobile OS, Windows Phone 7 (WP7) officiall...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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