SkyDrive 2.0 for Windows Phone Adds Features
Microsoft today released version 2.0 of its SkyDrive application for Windows Phone. SkyDrive 2.0, which is Microsoft's online file storage and sharing service, lets Windows Phone users select multiple files and the ability to switch between thumbnail and list views of files/folders. However, the application cannot run in the background, and does not work on low-end 'Tango' Windows Phone devices. The updated application is free to download and use. It requires Windows Phone 7.5 or higher.
Microsoft Debuts Hyperlapse App for Windows Phone and Android
Microsoft today released an application for Windows Phone and Android handsets called Hyperlapse. The app can be used to stabilize shaky footage or to create fast-moving time-lapse videos.
Microsoft's Hyperlapse App Now Works with All Lumias
Microsoft recently updated its Hyperlapse time-lapse application for Windows Phone and Android devices. The Windows Phone version of Hyperlapse is now compatible with all Lumia handsets.
Microsoft Bringing Maps to Windows 10 Phones, Too
Microsoft today said the Universal Maps app for the Windows 10 platform is now available to phones running the Windows 10 Technical Preview. Device owners can download the Universal app via the Windows Insider program.
Microsoft Lets Android Owners Compare Apps
Microsoft has released a new tool aimed at helping people switch from an Android smartphone to a Windows smartphone. AppComparison, an app for Android handsets, scans the device for apps and then finds the corresponding Windows apps.