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Lync Is the Unsung Hero of Microsoft Office 365

The revamped collaboration tool is a key, if underappreciated, part of Microsoft’s new cloud-based productivity suite.

Office 365: A Hands-on Look at Microsoft's Cloud Services

After testing the beta tools for months, here's a first-hand look at the features and functions of Microsoft's new cloud-based productivity service, Office 365.

Mango Isn't Enough for Windows Phone 7

Given that Windows Phone 7 is so far behind Android and the iPhone in market share, it needs to be better than both operating systems, and even with the Mango update, it isn't.

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Windows Phone 7 Mango is a Substantial Upgrade

The new version of Windows Phone 7, code-named Mango, includes substantial improvements to the OS's search capabilities and entertainment options.

Nokia N9: Why You Shouldn't Buy this Device

The phone's problem is it runs on MeeGo, an obsolete OS when compared with Android and iOS, and one that's destined to be phased out.

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Windows Phone 7 'Mango' Hands On

Mango makes finding content, information, and people on your Windows Phone that much easier.

ChevronWP7 Hackers to Release Microsoft-approved App

The ChevronWP7 team is soon to release an app that will allow Windows Phone 7 users to officially install non-approved apps

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Microsoft Hopes to Draw Android Developers to Windows Phone

Microsoft is trying to woo Android application developers, offering them help in porting applications to Windows Phone.

One Billion Smartphones Will Ship in 2015, IDC Says

Nearly 1 billion smartphones will be shipped globally in 2015, almost double the amount for all of 2011.

10 Ways to Boost Your Smartphone's Battery Life

Tired of seeing your smartphone die halfway through the day? These simple tips, tricks, and apps will help keep your mobile juiced up and ready for action.