There is not a lot of information available about the next major update for Windows Phone right now. It'll probably be well into the spring before we get to play with it ourselves, so queue concepts!
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Another year has passed us by, and as the Neowin staff and our readership celebrate in different timezones we take a moment to feel grateful and give thanks for your awesome support!
With Chinese manufacturer OPPO breaking into the markets of Australia, Indonesia and India and actually being succesful there, the company is confident it will double shipments in 2015.
With the UK government directive on making the internet "family friendly" by the end of the year, some ISPs are stepping up the requirement to opt in or out, by hijacking your browser.
With only one more deal left to unlock tomorrow, Microsoft is pulling out the stops and offering a deep discount on a HP 10" Signature Edition 2-in-1 PC for today only.
An administrator for The Pirate Bay has now spoken up about the server farm raids that occurred a week ago, and aside from not caring, has hinted that The Pirate Bay could still return.
While today's deal is different to that which was leaked last week for this day, it's still quite a steal, offering both a discount on the Xbox 360 as well as a free game, while stocks last.
Today's 12 Days of Deals offer is for the sports minded among us, with savings of $39.99 on a Fitbit Activity Tracker and Yurbuds Earbud bundle, but like the other deals, it's only available today.
Although a new initiative from Comcast to turn home routers into 'public wi-fi hotspots' across 19 cities in the US has left some customers angered, just 1% have reportedly opted out.
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Facebook launched Graph Search around a year and a half ago, and it's still not out of beta. The team has been progressively tweaking the algorithm based on user feedback.
Microsoft has pushed out an update to the Xbox Video app for Windows 8.1 which adds support for the MKV file format and a few other fixes. The new version can be downloaded right now.
Cortana will now be able to operate in more languages if you have the Windows Phone Developer Preview installed, with support added for the digital assistant in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
The new Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 AP which is expected to be used in at least three flagship phones in the first half of 2015, has hit a bump in the road due to overheating and speed decreases.
In a dispute that goes back years with Nintendo allegedly infringing on technology patented by Philips for a "virtual body control device" the two companies have now reached an agreement.
It has been 20 years since Sony launched the original PlayStation, and to celebrate this they have come up with a limited edition PS4 using the original grey, colored logo and button symbol etching.
We know that Samsung has been experimenting with curved displays and that they hope to get foldable phones on the market soon, now we know there may be a curved Galaxy S6 'Edge'.
The Microsoft Store is offering a great deal on a Dell 28" Ultra HD 4K monitor with a saving of $200, but you'll have to act quickly as the deal only lasts for today.
Two-step authentication using a mobile device has been available on Twitter for some time already, but the service had yet to expand to other countries around the world; this is now happening.
Images have shown up online showing off what appears to be the successor of the Lumia 1020, called RM-1052 the images show it from all angles with the inclusion of a camera 'hump'.
Not sure what to get for your geeky friend or family member? Now there's an easier way to spend cash on a digital gift card to say "Thanks!" that can be used on Xbox and Windows Stores.
In just a few hours Jolla managed to blast past its $380k goal to bring a tablet to the masses that will seriously undercut the big players in the same market, now they want to add more features.
Although 'Right to be forgotten' delisting requests are now handled by Google locally in the country of origin, a European Watchdog says that this should extend worldwide in a new report.
While we know that Microsoft intends to unify both the Windows Phone and Windows Store with the release of Windows 10, that hasn't stopped Microsoft from promoting it ahead of time.
It seems Apple learned a thing or two after its experiment to bring a 'low cost' iPhone for the masses which wasn't actually that much cheaper at all. Now the 5c will fade into history, very soon.
Google has rolled out a new dashboard that lets you view all devices and where they are located in the world that have accessed your account, as well as a wizard that lets you beef up the security.
Anthony Noto, the CFO for Twitter has accidentally revealed plans that the company is about to try to buy another company by tweeting the intent rather than via direct message.
Where would we be without Bing, or specifically, any search engine? Search engines help us with everything and now the Bing team wants to help you get your act together for Thanksgiving.
Windows Phone 8.1 on the Lumia 925 and 1020 not only introduced awesome new features such as a notifications screen, it also brought with it stability issues, and now Microsoft has acknowledged this.
Although it may sound hilarious and far fetched, malware can use just about anything as a vehicle to your PC, especially when a USB charger is involved, as one executive and IT department discovered.
This week saw devastating Azure outages, lot's of Black Friday deals and plenty of Windows 10 news which included a kernel change in our in-depth tech roundup of the week.
For those of you that didn't see yesterday mornings keynote on the Nokia N1 tablet reveal, Nokia has now uploaded a video to YouTube showcasing the N1 in use with an unannounced kickstand type cover.
Microsoft Band users will be pleased to hear that the Health app, which could do with some more spit and polish, has been updated to fix some bugs and add features for all the platforms it supports.
Images have popped up showing what appears to be a 5-inch Lumia in manufacturing, but with a few striking differences. Gone is the Microsoft branding on the front, as well as the earpiece slit.
Although all the buzz is about the new Nokia N1 tablet, shortly before that reveal Nokia also revealed their Z Launcher for Android as well, which can be downloaded from the Play Store.
According to sources, the Lumia Denim update will start rolling out for at least three Lumia this month which brings with it Lumia Camera 5.0 and 4K video recording for devices that support it.
It appears that the integration of Hangouts and Google Voice does not mean that the Messenger app will be discontinued anytime soon with Google releasing an update for it on Android.
Microsoft released a third Technical Preview of Windows 10 last night that includes many changes and updates based on feedback from the Windows Insider Program, and we have a compiled list.
In a radio interview with the BBC on Monday, Jennifer Lawrence made it clear that she will never get Twitter and that the reason has more to do with the "Fappening" leaks than anything else.
In an attempt to take on the likes of Spotify, Deezer and Beats music, YouTube is aligning itself as a paid for music streaming service. And we could see it launch within a matter of weeks.
The retail sector is already ramping up for Black Friday which takes place on Nov 28th and will see Americans clamour for heavily discounted equipment, including the Surface 2 at a massive discount.
Dutch cable operator Ziggo announced on Friday morning that they will grace the football shorts of Ajax FC, the current champions of The Netherlands, from 2015. The result? Customers leave en masse.
Microsoft has posted up a teaser for a smartphone launch coming on Tuesday, 11 Nov. The phone will also have the honor of being the first Microsoft Lumia branded handset in a post Nokia world.
The IE dev team has reached out to users via Twitter asking for feedback for the next major update of IE in regards to the 'F12 tools" (as they call it) and have already shown off some improvements.
After a lawsuit was filed against both Intel and HP for manipulating Pentium 4 benchmark scores, the companies reached a settlement that resulted in a $15 cashback for those affected.
The iFixit team is at it again, tearing down those expensive devices so you don't have to. This time around it's the 2014 Mac Mini which was unveiled last week, but how did it fare overall?
Apple CEO Tim Cook took time out to meet the workers on the assembly lines of the iPhone 6 and other devices during his stay in China, ahead of a planned expansion of the workforce at that plant.
Amazon has started shipping the Amazon Fire TV in the UK. The small unit boasts impressive specs and offers Netflix, BBC iPlayer, BBC News, BBC Sport, Spotify and YouTube among others, out of the box.
Gadgets were discontinued in 2012 and removed completely from Windows 7 due to "serious vulnerabilities" relating to the content displayed in them. How about letting us pin Live tiles?
The POODLE bug knows no bounds and has even affected the MetroTwit app, and as a result, the developers have decided to issue a hotfix for the retired Twitter client - but this is probably a one-off.