Microsoft appoints a new CVP for Europe Middle-East Africa
Microsoft today announced a new Corporate Vice-President for Europe Middle-East Africa. Michel van Der Bel, who was previously the CEO of Microsoft UK will now be the CVP for Microsoft’s business across EMEA. As the CVP, Mi...
Autodesk releases new AutoCAD 360 UWP app for Windows 10
Autodesk today released a major update for its official Windows 10 app. The company’s new Windows 10 app is based on the Universal Windows Platform, and it is available for Windows 10 Mobile devices, as well as Windows 10 PC...
Will the next version of Windows Phone be called Windows Mobile?
While looking through Microsoft’s job board for Windows Phone related news, as I am wont to do, I came across some interesting references to an OS we at WMPoweruser know very well, but in a very modern context. It seems, after b...
As support for Windows Phone 7.x ends, Microsoft needs to make a special effort to encourage upgrades to WP8
In little more than a week, on the 9th September, Windows Phone 7.8 will hit end of support, meaning the phones will no longer receive any security updates. We have also seen Skype, a Microsoft first-party app, drop support for ...
Windows Phone 8.1 update rolling out in early July in India
While we know that the Windows Phone 8.1 update dates will be largely carrier dependent, in placed like India much of the market is unlocked and SIM-free handsets, meaning things are much less clear cut. It seems Microsoft however...