Microsoft rebranding Bing apps to MSN, making them cross platform!

In a surprise move today, Microsoft announced it will be bringing it’s entire Bing suite of applications cross-platform, as well as confusingly rebranding the ‘Bing’ name back to the dying brand of ‘MSN’. Yep, that’s the full experience of Bing Health & Fitness, Travel, Finance, Food & Drink, Sports, News, Weather, as well as othersContinue reading “Microsoft rebranding Bing apps to MSN, making them cross platform!”

Google Services on Windows Phone 8 – It is possible!

Google is a big company, yes we know that’s obvious, but it had to be said, and despite popularity in mobile and now an attempt in Desktop, Google’s heart is online and they have an insane amount of online services helping Google become one of, if not the, most well known company online. Aside fromContinue reading “Google Services on Windows Phone 8 – It is possible!”

Apple CEO Tim Cook apologises over Apple’s Maps, even recommends alternatives!

Something new here from Apple, a kinder, gentler Apple, under Tim Cook, an Apple which is in fact able to apologise to their users for messing up big time. BGR reports that Apple CEO Tim Cook has apologized for  “falling short of their commitment” to “deliver the best experience possible to our customers” but promised thingsContinue reading “Apple CEO Tim Cook apologises over Apple’s Maps, even recommends alternatives!”

NOKIA continues to expand Map Coverage with Indoor Maps

Nokia today announced the continued expansion of Destination Maps, its indoor mapping service. Nokia has now mapped 4605 venues of shopping malls, retail stores, airports, and transit hubs in 38 countries. Also Nokia claimed that even though other providers may have indoor map offerings with a large number of venues mapped, Destination Maps are notContinue reading “NOKIA continues to expand Map Coverage with Indoor Maps”

Nokia Lumia 800 and its effects on the Windows Phone platform!

Nokia Lumia 800 The new NOKIA Lumia 800 is a device with one word at the back of Microsoft and NOKIAs mind, “risk”. The Lumia 800 is the first device to arrive from the Microsoft-Nokia partnership announced earlier this year, and to any NOKIA fanatic its basically an N9 running Windows Phone right? Well, nearly,Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 800 and its effects on the Windows Phone platform!”