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Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 BillionWhen it comes to acquisitions, Microsoft are one of the top players with having more than eight acquisitions over a billion dollar. Well, this time it seems that they have spread a huge web to acquire something big and that is none other than the professional social network LinkedIn. According to recent reports, Microsoft has recently announced that they will be acquiring the professional social network platform LinkedIn for $26.2 billion at all cash transaction for $196 per share.Even after this acquisition, there will be no structural changes in LinkedIn which means Jeff Weiner will still remain the CEO of LinkedIn and will report to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Continue reading Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

Bing App for iOS Now Lets Search Pictures With Your Camera

Bing App for iOS Now Lets Search Pictures With Your CameraMicrosoft have recently updated their Bing app for iOS and the app seems now to have some extended useful functionality, allowing users to search on web by taking a photo from your smartphone. This feature has been released exclusively for iOS app and has not yet arrived on Windows Phone or Android Devices. This feature appears to be similar to Google Goggles where the app identifies the place or an object just by taking picture. However, the Goggles doesn’t offer full-fledged search and hasn’t been updated since 2014. Continue reading Bing App for iOS Now Lets Search Pictures With Your Camera

Nokia Lumia 638 – The Best Windows Phone Under Rs 10,000

Nokia Lumia 638 – The Best Windows Phone Under Rs. 10,000Nokia has been a household name in India for the past couple of years. With Nokia choosing to go with Windows, it lost quite a lot of users. Windows was a hit and miss for Nokia, with the growth of Android throughout the world. Nokia did try going that way with the Nokia X and the Nokia XL which generated a lot of curiosity for a loyalist who wanted to own a Nokia Android smartphone. They didn’t really do as well as they were hoping for. Ultimately Nokia’s mobile division was acquired by Microsoft and now Nokia has come up with what looks like the best Windows phone under 10,000 rupees. Continue reading Nokia Lumia 638 – The Best Windows Phone Under Rs 10,000

Microsoft Nokia 215 Announced For $29

Microsoft Nokia 215 Announced For $29

If you are in a search of a low-budget internet ready phone, then you will pleased to know that Microsoft has recently unveiled the one, the Nokia 215 which comes with a low-range specs at a very affordable price tag of just $29 (approx. Rs 1800). The Nokia 215 comes in variants: Single SIM and Dual SIM. As far as specs are concerned, the Nokia 215 features a 2.4-inch display with a QVGA resolution of 320x240pixels, a 0.3 MP rear-facing camera and an 8MB of internal storage which is expandable upto 32GB using a microSD card slot. Continue reading Microsoft Nokia 215 Announced For $29

Skype Launches A New Video Messaging App, Skype Qik

Skype Launches A New Video Messaging App, Skype QikSkype has recently launched a new app that can run alongside Skype and provide a video chat experience called the Skype Qik, a new video messaging service. This new app is designed to effortlessly capture the moments through your smartphone camera, share the moments as well as chat with any of your friends in your contact list. Skype Qik is just another social networking app that allow users to share or connect in between the Skype calls with their family or friends. Continue reading Skype Launches A New Video Messaging App, Skype Qik

Skype Desktop Client For Mac And Windows Updated, Brings New UI, Dynamic Messaging And More

Skype Desktop Client For Mac And Windows Updated, Brings New UI, Dynamic Messaging And MoreWell, Microsoft has today rolled out a new version of Skype desktop client for Mac as well as for Windows Preview users. This new update brings a redesigned UI with more easier chat and share experience, bug fixes and more improved features. Irrespective of whether you are using Skype on your mobile device or on your desktop PC, you will find thumbnail pictures of your Skype contacts, a new bubble-style chat design and a consistent icons for chat, video calls as well as audio calls. Continue reading Skype Desktop Client For Mac And Windows Updated, Brings New UI, Dynamic Messaging And More

Nokia Lumia 730 And Lumia 735 ‘Selfie’ Smartphone Announced [IFA 2014]

Nokia Lumia 730 And Lumia 735 'Selfie' Smartphone Announced [IFA 2014]Microsoft announced two new Selfie smartphone along with the Nokia Lumia 830 at IFA 2014, the Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM and Nokia Lumia 735. The Nokia Lumia 730 and Nokia Lumia 735 offers uncompromised smartphone experience at an affordable price tag. Both Lumia 730 and Lumia 735 comes with the latest Windows Phone 8.1 as the operating system and features a 4.7-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels, powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2GHz, 8GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card slot. Continue reading Nokia Lumia 730 And Lumia 735 ‘Selfie’ Smartphone Announced [IFA 2014]

Razer Atrox Arcade Stick For Xbox One Launched For $200

Razer Atrox Arcade Stick For Xbox One Launched For $200Razer has recently launched a new arcade gaming controller, the Razer Atrox Arcade Stick which has been designed to provide an excellent gaming experience to the next-gen Xbox One users. The Razer Atrox Arcade Stick comes with genuine Sanwa hardware and an authentic arcade layout that offers precision and reliability to gamers for tournament-grade gaming. Continue reading Razer Atrox Arcade Stick For Xbox One Launched For $200

Kinect Sensor For Windows Pre-Orders Starts On This July 15th

Kinect Sensor For Windows Pre-Orders Starts On This July 15thThough Microsoft’s Kinect sensor was launched with Xbox gaming consoles, we all know that the potential of this motion sensing device is not limited to only gaming. So, those who are aware of the facts and use of these Kinect sensors, then there’s a good news for them as Microsoft is planning to allow users get hands on the second generation Kinect for Windows. Continue reading Kinect Sensor For Windows Pre-Orders Starts On This July 15th

Adobe Photoshop Express Now Available For Windows Phone 8 Devices

Adobe Photoshop Express Now Available For Windows Phone 8 DevicesAdobe Photoshop Express, a widely used photo-editing suite which was available for Android and iOS users seems to be available for Windows Phone 8 users as well. Adobe this week launched their popular photo-editing app, the Adobe Photoshop Express for Windows Phone 8 devices. It seems that the Windows Phone OS is slowly racking all the apps which is available on the two popular platforms, iOS and Android. Continue reading Adobe Photoshop Express Now Available For Windows Phone 8 Devices