Spotify for Xbox One is now listed on the Xbox Store and will be ready to download on August 8. The app is available for free and premium Spotify customers and comes with Spotify Connect.
The Store listing for the upcoming Spotify app for Xbox One has been spotted, shedding more light on its features as well as its visual appearance. The app is currently being internally tested.
It appears that some Linux distros have started making their way to the Windows Store. The operating systems are available for Insiders right now, and will be generally available later this year.
Windows 10 S is known for running only Windows Store apps, thereby excluding most legacy apps. Citrix, however, has a possible solution, allowing users to run Win32 apps via a virtual machine.
Microsoft has clarified that while Windows 10 S will only run apps found in the Windows Store, not all such "apps" will work, including the Linux distros recently announced at Build 2017.
A listing on the Windows Store indicates that along with Spotify and iTunes, WhatsApp will also be coming to the Windows Store on PC. The app will be a port of the company's existing desktop app.
At a recent Ignite session, Microsoft Fred Pullen announced changes to the way Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 will be updated in the future, with a move to using the Store as the update vector.
After originally launching carrier billing alongside Sprint in the US last year, now Microsoft is finally bringing the feature to O2 customers in the UK and Wind customers in Italy.
An analysis of the "New and Rising" chart in the Windows 10 Store, shows the apps listed there are static and by all means kind of old. This is discouraging for Microsoft and a repeat of history.
Microsoft has posted a list of nearly 300 games, Add-On and DLCs available on Xbox 360, Xbox One and Windows 10 that will be available on a discount during its Ultimate Game Sale, starting tomorrow.
The Windows Store got quietly updated at some point and now allows users on the Insider builds to choose where to install large games and apps on an individual basis. This is a very welcome change.
The Xbox store is finally getting unified with the Windows 10 Store, a move that Microsoft had promised would be coming as part of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. The new unified Store is now live.
Telltale Games has announced that it is bringing its gaming library to the Windows Store for both PC and Mobile. These games include The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Game of Thrones, and others.
In an attempt to remove media which might be harmful for children, a government body in Germany has presumably removed 27 games from the Steam store, including the entire Postal series.
Microsoft has shared some new Windows Store insights, claiming that the store has enjoyed 6.5 billion visits since the launch of Windows 10, touting it as a profitable opportunity for developers.
As part of its Ready, Set, Summer celebration, Microsoft is offering massive discounts of various apps, games, music and movies. The deals include Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta and more.
With today's Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview build, the Windows Store received an update for Insiders as well. The update brings a revamped UI. Unfortunately, it's only for mobile right now.
Valiant Hearts: The Great War, a popular episodic puzzle adventure game published by Ubisoft has made its way to Windows 10. It is available as a free download with optional in-app purchases.
According to a credible report, the giant online retailer is looking to expand its physical presence across the country. Amazon reportedly wants to open as many as 400 stores across the US.
Microsoft has announced that it's rolling out a new age rating system for Windows Store apps and games using IARC, which will automatically generate regional certificates, streamlining the process.
According to a credible report, Apple is looking to significantly expand its retail locations in Latin America, the first step being a new Apple Store coming soon in Mexico City.
Even though Microsoft didn't publicly recognize its broken in-app purchase system across all versions of Windows, the company might have fixed the issue which was affecting a majority of users.
To jump-start the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend in the United States, Microsoft has begun "10 Days of 10 Cent Deals", offering massive discounts on a wide range of apps, games, music and movies.
Apple has apologized to six black Australian students following allegations of racism, after they were turned out from the company's store based on the possibility that they "might steal something".
Microsoft is integrating a new technology into the Windows Store which will allow it to automatically detect and delete spam reviews of applications. The issue was first raised by a developer in 2013.
Amazon, the online mega-retail store, is making itself known in the physical world with a new retail store that focuses on what made the company what it is today: books.
In a bid to improve app downloads, and in line what Microsoft showed previously, the Start Menu in build 10565 of Windows 10 will now show you suggested Store apps.
Apple has banned iFixit's developer account which consequently also removes its app from the store, citing that the team prematurely tore down the new Apple TV, violating certain terms and conditions.
New Apple products are expected soon and that includes a new generation of Apple TV devices. Aside from processor upgrades, one big feature could sell this platform to casual gamers.
Microsoft has discounted the price of its two Halo games in the Windows Store by up to 60%. Being a universal purchase, you can buy both the games for a total of $4.48 to play on your Windows devices.
Microsoft has announced that there have been "6x more app downloads per device" on the company's latest OS as compared to Windows 8. However, several big-name apps are still missing from the scene.
The iPod line to be removed from tables at retail Apple Stores and demoted to the sidelines. Further, the retail experience is about to receive a total makeover.
Since its launch on July 30, Angry Birds 2 has accumulated more than 20 million downloads worldwide, a feat the original Angry Birds was able to accomplish nine months after release.
Those running Windows 10 as part of the Insider program may be excited about the Universal Store combining mobile and desktop apps but they'll need to update to build 10240 to use it.
Microsoft has revealed a number of changes coming to the backend of the Store, including changes to the listings, search algorithms, the web store and ratings and reviews.
Facebook wants you to buy merchandise directly on its pages, so it's currently testing out a new feature with select retailers. If the features works well, it might soon show up everywhere.
Microsoft has launched its Windows Universal App Store on the web ahead of Windows 10 release. The new store has a cleaner design with new app categories, however, it's not quite perfect yet.
Microsoft has been tweaking the Windows Store for months now and recently integrated the former Xbox Music and Video stores into the Windows Store; they have just enabled this for multiple countries.
Apple has partnered with startup courier service Postmates to offer same-day delivery (within four hours) for most products through its app and web store, albeit currently only in the Bay Area.
The Beta Store, found on Windows 10 preview builds, got an silent update in the last couple of days bringing a couple of new features, some UI polish and performance improvements.