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Telus Illuminates March 2 for Nokia Lumia 800

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The Nokia Lumia 800 has been officially listed on the Telus Mobility website, coming with an official launch date of March 2. The product page is also saying that the Lumia 800 will be offered "only from Telus," snatching up the exclusive away from Bell and Rogers.

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Privacy: OnLive Desktop Plus Adds Flash To Your iPad, Also Tracks Everything You Do In Realtime

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Apple certainly is not planning to bring Adobe Flash to their iOS devices, in fact they iBlocked it. But OnLive has managed to find a way to go around that, and much more. The company’s OnLive Desktop Plus, the new version of their OnLive Desktop remote access app, will allow you access to an entire PC remotely which is equipped with Flash.

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Microsoft “Googlighting” Video Directly Attacks Google Apps in the Cheesiest Way

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Oh the irony of it all. We've all seen the commercials where Microsoft is telling us to go "to the cloud," but now the Big M has unleashed a vicious campaign aimed squarely at attacking the cloud-based solution we know as Google Apps.

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MS Office On Its Way To iOS?

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When it comes to office productivity software, Microsoft has been there since the beginning. When it comes to the mobile front though, the MS Office Suite doesn't exist, instead relegating users to programs like OneNote or Google Docs. This is all about to change on the iPad front, according to The Daily.

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White Nokia Lumia 800 Officially Announced

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The white Lumia 800 doesn't change up the hardware at all, still touting the same Lumia 800 specs. This includes a 1.4GHz processor, 3.8” 800x480 AMOLED ClearBlack curved display, an 8MP Carl Zeiss rear camera, 16GB of internal storage, Windows Phone Mango, FM Radio, and a 1450 mAh battery.

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How Does Windows Phone 8 ‘Apollo’ Compare To Android And iOS?

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Just last week we talked about the new leak of information regarding Windows Phone Apollo, and today we are going to try and answer another big question: How does Apollo stack up against Android (or even iOS)? Are it's new features enough to draw new users in?

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Windows Phone 8 Details Leaked and Confirmed

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While Windows Phone hasn't enjoyed the same level of success as iOS and Android up to this point, it is still a very solid, if not sometimes misunderstood, operating system. Luckily, a new leak regarding WP8 shows that Microsoft is wasting no time in adding many great new features that might further push Windows Phone adoption beyond their highest expectations.

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Microsoft Unveils Windows 8 Tablet Requirements

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The truth is that Vista wasn't that bad if you had the right hardware, unfortunately Microsoft didn't enforce any minimums and so most of us never really saw the 'good side' of Vista (though Windows 7 cured many of these problems). Microsoft isn't repeating any of these mistakes with its Windows 8 tablets, and has already set some specific hardware requirements that all Win8 tablets will have to meet.

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Best Of Samsung From CES 2012 (Video)

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Apple is not interested in CES, and Microsoft earlier announced that it’s bowing out of next year’s event. Many have started to believe that the show is losing its luster. But that did not stop manufacturers from around the world from unveiling their latest innovations.

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Xbox Live Gaming Enroute to iOS and Android Platforms Too?

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And that's also why there is the Xbox Companion App for Windows Phone devices. As it turns out, though, Microsoft wants to expand beyond WP7 with its mobile ambitions. It wants iOS and Android too.

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Windows Phone Marketing About To Get $200 Million Booster Shot

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There are reports that sales guys could get as much as $10 to $15 per handset sold. The money comes from Microsoft, as well as partners like Nokia and Samsung, and it's reportedly going to all be spent in "early 2012." The Nokia Ace from AT&T, in particular, will be getting a "concerted advertising push."

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Windows 8 To Have Picture Gesture Passwords

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finger gestures on a sensor screen. On legacy devices, like signing off your purchase, or a receipt, it's similar to a digital signature. But this time, in Windows 8, it's more fun, even if Microsoft Developers' blog puts a lot of serious calculations and figures behind it.

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CES To Set Stage For Windows Phone Tango Update

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Now, we're ready for the next major update to Microsoft's smartphone platform and it looks like next month's CES is where they're going to reveal the Tango update to WP7.

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Microsoft So.cl Is The Facebook For Students… Oh, Wait

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What about students? Couldn't they collaborate on projects and share their interests too? Somehow, Microsoft has decided to enter this foray with a new site called So.cl.

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Windows 8 Gets Public Beta And App Store in February 2012

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Microsoft has recently announced the availability of the first public beta (apart from this summer's Preview) for their flagship OS, the Windows 8.

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