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After some legal naming disputes about the use of SkyDrive, Microsoft has officially renamed its public cloud service to OneDrive. Existing users will see the app name changed automatically, new users can sign up for the free service at OneDrive.com or register with the whole Microsoft personal free cloud suite of Outlook for email, calendar, ...

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Microsoft personal cloud storage SkyDrive just got updated to version 4.0 for iOS. The latest installment adds the auto backup photos from device camera roll to the Cloud in native resolution, a popular feature that has been promoted by competing solutions from Google+, Facebook, Amazon Cloud Drive and Dropbox. As your photos grow and occupy ...

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Microsoft is ramping up its marketing campaign for the Xbox One launch. In the below video, Microsoft is showing off all entertainment features for your living room, in addition to game play. In a 12 minute video demonstration, Yusuf Mehdi, Xbox's chief marketing and strategy officer, and Marc Whitten, Xbox Live's vice president, showing ...

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In a surprise announcement, Microsoft board has decided the company plans to acquire Nokia’s devices & services unit along with patents in a deal worth $7.17 billion. The giant software has owned few hardware units including Xbox, Surface and Surface Pro tablets, keyboard, mouse, etc.. but the Nokia deal will be the largest ...

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After seven months from its first launch of the Windows 8 operating system, Microsoft is unveiling a new release of its operating system Windows 8.1, which includes hundreds of updates to the product and to apps. As the company took a bold move to accommodate both touch and legacy input as well as new modern ...

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Microsoft knows that apps are very important for the survival of its mobile platform, even thought the company has tried to lure more developers and the app store now has over 150,000 apps, some popular apps are still sorely missing notably Instagram and Google products. Instagram is acquired by Facebook and since Microsoft invested ...

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The popular VoIP from Microsoft. just announced its new service called Skype Video Messaging, which lets you record and leave a video message to people on Skype anytime, even when they’re unavailable; they will be able to watch the Video Message next time they’re online. To get the preview version of Skype Video ...

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Windows 8 phone platform welcomes a major popular app, Pandora, the music streaming station that lets user pick a song and the service will stream a playlist containing similar tunes, or just simply play popular tunes by genres, has come to Microsoft mobile platform. Unlike on other mobile platforms. Pandora on Windows 8 ...