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Microsoft Courier Tablet Lives On with Sling Note for iPad

Microsoft Courier Tablet Lives On with Sling Note for iPad

MobileBuster today released Sling Note 1.007 for iPad users. Microsoft Courier tablet fans rejoice! The application is a recent launch that converts an iPad into a productive tool for creating documents, making annotations, calculating, social networking and much more, without having to flip between two programs. Users are able to open two different applications on one screen to easily drag photos, text, links, or numbers back and forth between them, have two browsers open at once, and more.

AccuWeather and Microsoft Deliver World Class Weather to Windows Phone Users

AccuWeather and Microsoft Deliver World Class Weather to Windows Phone Users

AccuWeather and Microsoft today announced that AccuWeather for Windows® Phone is now available for download from Windows Phone Marketplace. The app, developed using the Windows Phone Developer Tools, utilizes Windows Phone’s unique features, like Live Tiles that enable the app to automatically update forecasts for selected locations right on the phone’s Start screen.
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Office Squared HD Brings Microsoft PowerPoint Abilities to iPad Office

Office Squared HD Brings Microsoft PowerPoint Abilities to iPad Office

New York, New York – Byte Squared today announced the general availability of Office Squared HD v.4.0 for iPad. Office Squared HD 4.0 introduces the most robust Microsoft Office integration and functionalities on the iPad. Byte Squared ‘s latest upgrade to their top-5 business app provides complete Microsoft PowerPoint capabilities to the existing 2 Million Byte Squared users on iOS.
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Tapose Secures a Team and Funds to Revive the Microsoft Courier

Tapose Secures a Team and Funds to Revive the Microsoft Courier

Seattle, Washington – Tapose, an inevitable game changing tablet application, was recently successful in securing initial funding through Kickstarter to help its developers, Benjamin Monnig and Rick Drake, gain backing and support for the project. Kickstarter has helped projects such as Tik Tok Luna Tik Watch Kits, Diaspora, and PadPivot gain immense popularity and backing. Tapose’s founders have gladly seen their project to follow suit.
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Tapose Secures Funds to Revive the Microsoft Courier

Tapose Secures Funds to Revive the Microsoft Courier

Seattle, Washington – Tapose, an inevitable game changing tablet application, was recently successful in securing initial funding through Kickstarter to help its developers, Benjamin Monnig and Rick Drake, gain backing and support for the project. Kickstarter has helped projects such as Tik Tok + Luna Tik Watch Kits, Diaspora, and PadPivot gain immense popularity and backing. Tapose’s founders expect their project to follow suit.
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Holiday Push for Windows Phone 7 Apps Underway

Holiday Push for Windows Phone 7 Apps Underway

Apps for Windows Phone 7 are currently in short supply, however Microsoft is going all out in their attempt to push what they do have in the Marketplace for the holidays. To ensure their developers’ success in the marketplace, Microsoft is offering training, free developer tools, free e-books, financial guarantees and more so they can produce the best apps possible for the WP7 operating system.
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Presselite Launches Subway Guide Applications for Windows Phone 7

Presselite Launches Subway Guide Applications for Windows Phone 7

Presselite, the developer of several subway guide applications for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, has launched two applications for Windows Phone 7. The applications, London Tube and New York Subway, are now available on Microsoft’s Zune Marketplace.
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Microsoft’s Bing Sponsors Tap Tap Revenge App

Microsoft’s Bing Sponsors Tap Tap Revenge App

Tapulous, part of Disney Mobile, has made an announcement this morning that Katy Perry’s Revenge iPhone app has gotten an update including Katy Perry’s new single, “Firework” as well as the integration of Microsoft’s search engine, Bing, so players can easily search for the artists’ lyrics. The sponsorship by Bing marks the first time Tapulous has included a title sponsor for an app. Katy Perry Revenge by Bing is for free for a limited time.
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Microsoft Launches Creative Windows 7 Ad…Really?

Microsoft Launches Creative Windows 7 Ad…Really?

Microsoft has finally released a creative (and funny) advertisement for their upcoming Windows 7 Phone which is set for release on November 8th. The ad focuses on how our culture is distracted by mobile devices, but the catch is that those devices have been primarily the iPhone, followed by Android and BlackBerry devices. Microsoft hopes to jump onto the bandwagon with their Windows 7 phone but does the company really think it’s going to take off when the market share is dominated by RIM, Apple and Google?
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Slideshow Remote Review for iPhone and iPod Touch

Slideshow Remote Review for iPhone and iPod Touch

Need an easier, faster and more efficient way to present your Powerpoint Slideshow? This is the app for you. This remote is effective, easy to use and a must have for any Powerpoint user. Slideshow Remote is brought to you by LogicInMind
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Netflix Throws Microsoft Another Bone, iPhone App Coming?

Netflix Throws Microsoft Another Bone, iPhone App Coming?

It would seem that Netflix and Microsoft have some kind of partnership; streaming movies from Netfix was first introduced on the PC months before MAC users got a chance. Then it hit the Xbox 360 nearly one year before Wii and Playstation users got the pleasure. Now it looks like Netflix is again throwing Microsoft’s struggling mobile market a bone. Netflix is now showing off a prototype of the first official Netflix app for Windows Phone 7 Series smartphones that will allow subscribers to view streamed movies at no extra cost.
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Apple Named Most Admired Company 3rd Year Running

Apple Named Most Admired Company 3rd Year Running

For the third year Apple has taken the crown for “The Most Admired Company In The World”. The placing was given by Fortune’s 2010 edition of “World’s Most Admired Companies“.
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Xbox 360 Live for Android, Access Gamer Profile

Xbox 360 Live for Android, Access Gamer Profile

If you spend as much time on your Xbox as you do your phone, you may want to check out Xbox 360 Live for Android. The app provides access to your Xbox Live gamer profile and your friends’ profiles as well. Check out gamercards, profiles, the games attached to their profiles, and send and receive messages.
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Microsoft Promotes High Pricing to Attract Developers

Microsoft Promotes High Pricing to Attract Developers

In preparation for the launch of Windows Mobile 6.5 and Mobile Marketplace, Microsoft are trying to draw in as many application developers as possible.
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Windows Phone in, Windows Mobile out

Windows Phone in, Windows Mobile out

In the latest revision of Microsoft’s OS for handsets at the Mobile World Congress, an event to showcase upcoming Christmas goodies, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said henceforth, the devices will be known as Windows Phone, not Windows Mobile.
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Windows Marketplace Opening To Developers July 27, Public Later This Year

Windows Marketplace Opening To Developers July 27, Public Later This Year

Microsoft will attempt to enter the mobile applications industry with Apple, Sprint, and BlackBerry by opening up the Windows Marketplace to developers later this month on July 27. Public users will get access to the marketplace “later this year” when the new Windows Mobile 6.5 version launches as well.
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Microsoft Office Comes To iPhone and iPod Touch

Microsoft Office Comes To iPhone and iPod Touch

If your a fan of Microsoft Office, you can now create, edit, and view Microsoft files directly from your Apple iPhone or iPod Touch. An application by the name of Documents To Go by DataViz, Inc. allows you to Word process, edit Excel spreadsheets, and use Microsoft Exchange email on your iPhone. Supported file types are Word Files including Word 2007 and 2008, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, iWork, and more, for both Mac and Windows computers.
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Beta Adobe Flash 10 for Smartphones Coming This October

Beta Adobe Flash 10 for Smartphones Coming This October

According to Adobe’s Q2 2009 Fiscal Year presentation, the long awaited Flash 10 for smartphones will enter the beta stage this October.
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