Outlook.com: Keep your message history now, or keep it later

A little over a month ago, the Outlook.com Team issued a notice that the Messaging history folder would be disappearing from Outlook.com in preparation for the further integration of Skype messaging....

Actually Your Skype Chat Is Not Secure

Security researcher Ashkan Soltani, along with ArsTechnica, sent four unknown URLs over Microsoft Skype and watched the server logs. Two of the four URLs, one of which was HTTPS, were accessed...

New SkyDrive Drops Live Mesh (So No Syncing Across Folders): MS SyncToy May Be...

When Microsoft released details on SkyDrive the complaints were immediate. It acts as a drive. It’s like any other drive on your PC. That’s cool but that means that if you...

Brother MFC-J6920DW: A Lot of Printer for the Price

About a year ago in an effort to reduce costs, my small business employer decided to trade in the lease on our brute Canon Office Copier/Printer. It did all the...

Official Lync 2010 App Available For Windows Phones

Big day if you use the commercial Lync service because the official app is out: IMPORTANT: Microsoft Lync 2010 for Windows Phone requires a Lync Server or...

Handoff and Continuity features of iOS, iCloud and Yosemite are the best

Hey iPhone, iPad, Mac how are you liking these new features Handoff and Continuity of iCloud. I like them definitely. Now since I could sign-in into iCloud from Windows, if they...

Plumbago–Almost perfect!

Plumbago, a  Microsoft Garage Project was released in the wild on Friday. I first read about it a couple weeks ago and was looking forward to trying it out. As...

Lync Now Available For iPad and iPhone

Microsoft’s Lync software for the iPhone and iPad has passed certification and is available now. Here’s the link to the iPhone version and here’s the iPad version. Official description: ...

Windows Phone OS to Receive More Mango Juice

The more time passes the more May 24th can’t quite get here soon enough.  Check that, the release of the new tools & emulator can’t.  Windows Phone Dev Podcast has revealed...

Beware of new Scam: “From: Microsoft Alert – Webmail Notification Alert”

If you receive an email like this beware it is a scam. If you click on the link, Click here to Continue, you will be taken to rogue website, http://downtownbeautyacademy.com/files/7ugcg/mad.html. The...