Upload to YouTube Looks to Make Sharing Videos on Windows Phone Easier
Dec05

Upload to YouTube Looks to Make Sharing Videos on Windows Phone Easier

YouTube is big. There’s never been any question about that. And while we don’t have an official YouTube app from Google yet, there are plenty of 3rd party options for watching YouTube such as MetroTube, the number of apps for sharing to YouTube are harder to come by. Upload to YouTube from BC3 Technologies is one option to consider when you want to share a video to your youtube channel. Specifically designed to take...

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France, Italy, Germany, and Spain Get Cortana in Developer Preview
Dec05

France, Italy, Germany, and Spain Get Cortana in Developer Preview

Microsoft rolled out Cortana with Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview way back in May, and since then, the digital assistant has proven to be one of the most popular new tools in the software. Today, Redmond announced that it would be expanding Cortana to France, Italy, Germany, and Spain in an alpha channel with native language support. Microsoft explains the alpha channel in this way: Alpha means that Cortana is new to these...

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“Hi, I’m Cortana, and Now I’m in Internal Windows 10 Consumer Preview Builds”
Dec01

“Hi, I’m Cortana, and Now I’m in Internal Windows 10 Consumer Preview Builds”

While we’re waiting for Windows 10 Consumer Preview features to be officially unveiled by Microsoft, it seems that Cortana is already right at home on the tablet and PC with internal Windows 10 consumer builds. Neowin has come across a screenshot to an internal Consumer Preview build that shows the digital assistant in all her glory resting comfortably in the operating system’s task bar. While it’s still an internal...

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AllRecipes Dinner Spinner Relaunch Comes With Cortana Support, Mobile-Friendly Videos, and More
Nov24

AllRecipes Dinner Spinner Relaunch Comes With Cortana Support, Mobile-Friendly Videos, and More

AllRecipes just announced the relaunch of its Windows Phone application this morning via press release. The new update includes Cortana integration, a reinvented design, ability for users to access saved recipes through Recipe Box integration, and the addition of thousands of how-to cooking videos. “The Allrecipes community is comprised of millions of busy, family-focused home cooks who rely on their phones every day to guide...

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Microsoft Pokes Fun at Apple’s Larger iPhone in New Siri vs. Cortana Spot
Nov21

Microsoft Pokes Fun at Apple’s Larger iPhone in New Siri vs. Cortana Spot

Microsoft has just released another Siri vs. Cortana commercial that pokes a little fun at Apple’s oversized iPhone 6, the latest in a series of commercials that tackled everything from therapy to reminders. The newest video tackles the question as to whether bigger is necessarily better and is actually quite humorous, so it’s definitely worth a watch. Entitled “Bigger,” the video’s description on YouTube...

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