Bing Translator for Windows Phone Now More Accurate
Microsoft today pushed out a small update to its Bing Translator application for Windows Phone devices. The most significant aspect of the update is improved speed and accuracy with spoken voice translation. Microsoft also adjusted the UI of the offline language packs. Bing Translator for Windows Phone is free to download from the Windows Phone Store.
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.
Skype for Windows Phone Gains Drawing Feature
Microsoft today issued an update to its Skype app for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1. The app has been refreshed with several new features, the foremost of which is the ability to create drawings within messages.
Skype for Windows Phone Adds Location Sharing
Skype today announced an update to its app for Windows Phone devices that introduces location sharing for the first time. Skype version 2.22 is compatible with Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1.
Bing for Android Can Better Search Through Other Apps
Microsoft today updated its Bing Search app for Android devices and gave it the ability to perform searches from within other applications. The feature, called Bing snapshots, scouts things mentioned on any given page and provides relevant information about them in snapshots.
Set it up so when someone puts in "Where is the bathroom" for translation from English, it returns, "Your mother is a dog and your father wears panties" in German or whatever. Many ...