Posts in Windows Store

The Mail, Calendar and People apps are getting better!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Starting tomorrow, you will be able to download an update for the Mail, Calendar, and People apps from the Windows These apps are designed to manage communication seamlessly on Windows PCs and tablets across multiple accounts—, Exchange, and We know… Read more

Disney Fairies Hidden Treasures now in the Windows Store

By Brandon LeBlanc

I'm posting this on behalf of my colleague Jim Hawk from Microsoft Game Studios who is the Executive Producer of Disney Fairies Hidden  Your child can transform themselves into the newest resident of Pixie Hollow, a beloved character that goes… Read more

App roundup: Puzzle me this

By Tatsuo Yamada

Puzzles are one of those things that a lot of people tend to outgrow as they get But I’ve found that if you put a puzzle in front of someone that hasn’t played one in a while, they tend to… Read more

Twitter for Windows 8 now available in the Windows Store

By Brandon LeBlanc

As an avid Twitter user (just celebrated my 6-year anniversary on the service), I am pretty excited about today’s news: Twitter for Windows 8 is now available for download in the Windows The design of the Twitter app for Windows… Read more

App roundup: Windows 8 ventures into outer space

By Amy D

Last week when David questioned my love of learning and knowledge, I’ll admit my feathers were “But my liberal arts degree!” I said to “Those free verse poems I wrote in college about Roman history! That book on Quantum Mechanics… Read more

Next Issue Now Available in the Windows Store

By Brandon LeBlanc

I like reading So I am really excited about the Next Issue app for Windows 8 – now available in the Windows Next Issue gives me access to over 80 of the best and most read magazines in the That… Read more

App roundup: Educate yourself

By David S

My fellow bloggers were a bit peeved when I posted about cooking "I was going to write about cooking apps!" said But when I mentioned that I was going to do a roundup of educational apps, there wasn't a What's… Read more

Competition: Design a game character for Chimpact

By Amy D

When I play a video or computer game, I often find myself getting really attached to the characters, especially the main I feel guilty for leading him astray when I get him in trouble and extra excited when I help… Read more