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Microsoft and Telefonica Launching Windows Phone 8 in Europe and Latin America

Microsoft and Telefonica Launching Windows Phone 8 in Europe and Latin America

Microsoft and Telefonica, the worlds fifth largest mobile network, have signed a one year marketing deal to launch Windows Phone 8 devices in Europe and Latin America. According to the PR release, Microsoft and Telefonica will offer customers Office 365, Skydrive and Xbox Live cloud services in an attempt to persuade customers away from Android and iOS. Details regarding the deal … Continue reading

Samsung To Stream ATIV / Galaxy Event on Thursday

Samsung To Stream ATIV / Galaxy Event on Thursday

Samsung has announced the their upcoming Premiere 2013 event this Thursday will be streamed live on YouTube at 4PM EST (9PM BST).  The new expected devices to be showcased by Samsung are the ATIV 9, ATIV Book and the second generation GALAXY Camera. It also expected that Samsung will showcase released products such as the GALAXY Mega and all GALAXY … Continue reading

Windows Phone Voice Recognition Accuracy Improved

Windows Phone Voice Recognition Accuracy Improved

Microsoft mentioned in March that upcoming changes to the backend of Bing and its voice capabilities were coming to all Windows Phones. Changes included faster searches, more accurate voice recognition and improved accuracy in noisy environments.  As of today, these changes have now become official. Since these updates are applied directly to Microsoft’s servers, no Windows Phone OS update required.   Source: … Continue reading