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Microsoft brings Cortana integration in Skype for Windows Phone

Microsoft’s Skype team just make it possible where you can just say “Skype get John max on screen” and voila Cortana launches Skype for you. Skype 2.19 is just released with update features which includes Cortana integration in Windows Phone 8.1. Skype for Windows Phone 8.1 is readily available for download and if you are

How to get Slide To Shutdown feature in Windows 8.1 as like in Windows Phone

Windows 8 has become the third most popular OS in the world after the launch of Windows 8.1, and its not just because–it is Free but its exclusive features lets users to play around with ease. This article describes a handy feature adopted from Windows Phone that you might need to know for Windows 8.1

Naughtiest, geekiest and weirdest things to ask Cortana [Updated]

Cortana, the most personal smartphone assistant which comes along with Windows Phone 8.1. It looks out for Windows Phone owner with help of power of Bing. Cortana keeps updating herself with our interests over time and keep track of all things which matters. Being as personal assistant she can call for you, text, keeps reminders, set alarms

Visual Studio 14 Community Technology Preview (CTP) released

Microsoft recently released the next in the series for Visual Studio “14”. Visual Studio 14 has been released as first CTP (Community Technology Preview) for users. This release of  Visual Studio has been given code name as Visual Studio “14” and is available for download also. Most likely its expected that final bit of Visual

Real-time translated conversation made possible by Microsoft Research team

First time in the history of technology features so seen in the movies are coming to real life practically. We all saw Universal Translator in Star Trek but all thought of it as imagination but Microsoft Research team made it possible and even demoed it yesterday at Inaugural Code Conference. Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella had

Enable/Disable Metro apps on Taskbar via registry editing

We already saw how to see metro apps on taskbar in Windows 8.1 Update 1. We can either enable or disable this feature from Taskbar properties easily but what happens behind the scene is here. In registry a simple Dword entry’s value toggles to enable/disable the above feature. Here is how to do the trick

Mozilla Firefox 29 released

Mozilla Firefox 29 is readily available for download. This is a stable release channel update which includes specific improvements to customization so that one adjusts it to his/her match. Stay Tuned and always download Mozilla Firefox latest release. List of changes so done in this version are: New: Significant new customization mode makes it easy to personalize your

How to see Metro apps on taskbar in Windows 8.1 Update 1

Users who updated their Windows 8.1 with Update 1 which was released recently will be able to pin their Metro apps on taskbar. Earlier it was not possible to pint Windows Store apps to taskbar. Even Metro apps was not seen on taskbar when one open them. But Update 1 for Windows 8.1 brings the

Windows 8.1 Update 1 available for download

Microsoft made the day for all Windows 8.1 users by releasing Update 1 for Windows 8.1. Windows 8.1 Update 1 is first update package after its release which can be considered as Service Pack or Feature Pack for it. This update will bring new features for Operating System and will definitely impress its users worldwide.

Servicing stack update available, mandatory for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

Users of Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 are facing issues while updating their Operating System, frequent system crash and computer cannot complete the installation process. For solving this problem Microsoft has released on KB2919442 update package. This update solves two important issues so present in Windows 8.1, Windows RT and