Microsoft Debuts New PC App for Syncing Windows Phone
Microsoft today released a new version of the Windows Phone App for Windows-based desktops and laptops. The revised application adds a handful of new features, including better podcast syncing between iTunes and Windows Phones, simplified system update tools, support for multiple music or video libraries, and various bug fixes. The app is compatible with machines that run Windows 7 and Windows 8, and is free to download from Microsoft.
Microsoft Announces 3D Capture App
Microsoft today announced a new 3D Capture app for phones. Using only the phone's camera, it can capture an object's shape and texture for importing into the new 3D tools available in the new version of Windows 10, dubbed Windows 10 Creators Update.
Starbucks Debuts Brand New Windows 10 Mobile App
Starbucks today released a new application for Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile platform. The app, available in the U.S., U.K., and Canada, allows Windows users to find stores, manage account details, and make payments.
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.
Microsoft Open-Sources iOS App Porting Tool
Microsoft today said its Windows Bridge for iOS application is moving to open source. Windows Bridge is the tool developers need to port iOS apps to the Windows platform.