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Microsoft Planning To Cut 7,800 Jobs; Mostly Ex-Nokia Staff

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella, appears to be considering another round of layoffs. Like before, this would target the underperforming hardware division; which comprises mainly ex-Nokia staff who joined the company under previous CEO Steve Ballmer.

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Microsoft Lumia 540 Is Now Available In Malaysia, Priced At RM 569

First introduced to the world two months ago, the new Microsoft Lumia 540 is now officially available in Malaysia. Built with dual-SIM functionality and 5-inch 720p ClearBlack IPS display, Lumia 540 has been touted as a capable smartphone for budget-oriented users.

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10080 Is Now Live: Features Office Universal Apps and More

A month has passed since the last Windows 10 Technical Preview build for phones was released to eager Windows Phone users that are adventurous enough to run the pre-release version of the upcoming operating system. Now, there’s a new build already out in the wild which brings together numerous new features for users to test and then provide […]

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Snake Returning to Phones As Snake Rewind

Snake is returning with an updated version for smartphones. Called Snake Rewind, it brings back the classic gameplay of directing a pixelated snake across the screen to eat similarly pixelated food. The developers are promising some new features as well, but it is uncertain if Snake is capable of recapturing the fun all those frustratingly […]

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Windows 10 Preview For Low End Lumia Phones Removed After Reports Of Bricked Devices

The Windows 10 for Phones preview on low end Lumia devices has been pulled from testing after some users reported that the latest build caused their smartphones to brick. The preview is suspended until further notice, and there has been no further statement from Microsoft.

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Microsoft Launches Lumia 540 Dual-SIM Smartphone for RM555

A new Windows Phone from none other than Microsoft itself is now official. The Lumia 540 is a dual-SIM smartphone that is aimed at the budget-conscious consumer. With a price tag of US$149 (about RM555), Microsoft’s latest device offers a 5-inch 720p display and 1GB of RAM.

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Microsoft Malaysia To Launch New Smartphones on 14 April: Might Include Lumia 640 XL, Lumia 640 and Lumia 430

Even though Microsoft Malaysia has just released several new Microsoft Lumia smartphones into the market for the past few months including Lumia 532 and Lumia 535, it seems there will be more coming soon. The company earlier today has revealed via a media invite that it will be launching yet another new Lumia for our market on 14 […]

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Microsoft Unveils MS-DOS Mobile For Lumia, Complete with Built-In Windows 3.1

If you thought that it is an April Fools’ Day prank from Microsoft after reading the headline of this posts, well…you are right. However, the MS-DOS Mobile for Lumia is not fake either because it is fully interactive app that is so identical to the original MS-DOS that one might thought that it is the […]

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Microsoft Lumia 532 Coming To Malaysia On 27 March For RM 379

We already aware since last month that this particular smartphone will be making its way into our market very soon but it is only today that Microsoft Malaysia has finally confirmed its official release date. So, if you are planning to get your hands on the new Microsoft Lumia 532, 27 March is the date that […]

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Microsoft Announces Lumia 430 Dual SIM Smartphone: Costs Less Than RM 300

Microsoft continues its charges into the world of affordable smartphone by unveiling its most affordable Windows Phone to date: the new Lumia 430 Dual SIM. Priced at only USD 70 (around RM 260), the new smartphone comes standard with the latest Lumia Denim update for Windows Phone 8.1.

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Lenovo To Launch Its First Windows Phone In Mid-2015

Seems like it is a very busy day for Microsoft today as the company kicked off its Windows Hardware Engineering Community conference in Shenzhen, China earlier today. Several key announcements have been revealed at the event today including the availability timeframe for Windows 10, Xiaomi’s Mi 4 Windows 10 test program and this: Lenovo’s first […]

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Microsoft Bringing Cortana To Both Android And iOS

  An exclusive report has revealed plans by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to bring Cortana to both Android and iOS. This would be an interesting play by Nadella to put an AI assistant on platforms that already have their own default voice activated assistants; and to be fair, it is difficult to see how he […]

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MWC 2015: Acer Introduces New Entry Level Windows Phone

Windows Phone fans will be getting a wider range of manufacturers to choose from when Acer’s new Liquid M220 appears in the market. That being said, this looks like yet another entry level Windows Phone powered device in a market that is positively swimming with low-end Lumia’s. It could be Acer testing the waters for […]

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Microsoft And Samsung Settle Dispute Over Android Royalties

Microsoft and Samsung have finally come to an agreement over royalty payments. Samsung had previously licensed patents from Microsoft, but later refused to pay up after Microsoft bought Nokia’s device division. It looks like all that is cleared up now, which raises an interesting question.

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Leaked Images Of Windows 10 For Smartphones Surface

Microsoft has promised to be releasing the preview of Windows 10 for smartphones and tablets soon. Despite this, screenshots of what is supposedly the operating system have appeared on a Chinese site.

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Acer To Launch New Windows Phone Devices At MWC 2015

Acer has confirmed plans to announce new Windows Phone devices at Mobile World Congress 2015 in March. This marks a surprising change of heart for the company that had originally abandoned the operating system because it was too risky.

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Microsoft Announces The Lumia 435 And Lumia 532

Microsoft has announced two new budget devices in the Lumia 435 and Lumia 532. Both are 4-inch smartphones that come in both single- and dual-SIM variants, and are an indication that the company is mainly targeting the low-end market.

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Microsoft Lumia 435 Appears On Brazilian Database

What appears to be a new budget smartphone from Microsoft has appeared on the database of ANATEL, Brazil’s equivalent to SIRIM. The Lumia 435 is rumoured to be the successor to the current Lumia 535, although it is unclear if it is meant to be a replacement or an even lower-cost version.

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Samsung Considering Making Windows Phone Devices Again

Samsung is apparently looking into making low- and mid-range smartphones using the Windows Phone platform in an effort to diversify its product range. Of course, it would only do this if the current legal dispute with Microsoft came to an end.

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Windows Phone Update Replaces The Developer Preview With Phone Insider App

A Windows Phone fan group has posted a screenshot of what appears to be a new update for devices running Lumia Denim. The update appears to remove the Preview for Developers, and leaving the Phone Insider app.

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