Disney’s Castle of i...

Disney’s recent release brings hope to more amazing games to come, I originally found this game while browsing the Windows Phone Store, and have heard generally favorable mentions about this game on other platforms. So this isn’t anything new for people on IOS, but for Windows Phone...

Meet David V. Kimball, new Editor-in-Chief of Redm...

  Hello Redmond Posters! I am pleased to announce the official relaunch and re-branding of Redmond Post (see the new colors and logo?). Because I’m new here, I thought I’d give you a quick chance to get to know me. My name is David V. Kimball, and I’m from the greater Seattle, Washington area. I’ve been attending Northwest University in Kirkland for the past three years, and am planning on graduating this December with a BA in Organizational Communication and a minor in Marketing. Some of you may know me as the guy on Twitter who started the Tile Me! Windows Phone app idea along with Ertay Shashko. I’ve...

How to Boot to your ...

Windows 8.1 is finally here and with it a bunch of improvements and fixes to the Windows 8 user experience. One improvement that many people have been asking for is the ability to sign in straight to the Desktop and avoid the Start Screen completely. To those non touch screen owners this may...

Capcom’s Major...

Capcom is having a huge sale discounting most of its major game franchises to prices as low as $4.99. Get these games by the end of the week or risk losing out on the deal! Lost Planet Colonies — (Normally $19.99) $4.99 • Lost Planet 2 — (Normally $19.99) $4.99 • Lost Planet 2 Map...

Zune Shows Up In iOS...

There has been much talk lately about Apple’s new “flat” – read: Metro-ripoff – design and how it borrows from Microsoft’s design school of minimalism. Well, after some quick examination it seems as if Apple was more inspired by Zune than they may have let...

6 Xbox Exclusives Re...

Microsoft has been criticized a lot lately over the issue of games. Gamers have voiced there anger over the internet over the fact that the Xbox is becoming more of a media machine. While it is true that the Xbox is used more as a media device, gamers should have nothing to worry about when...

Download Microsoft O...

Free Office Download Microsoft is giving out a free 3 month trial of Office 365 to college students! The new promotion will allow students to download Office 365 University with the confirmation of a .edu email address. Once the email has been confirmed Students will be directed towards a...

Outlook.com – ...

  How many times have you had to reconfigure your e-mail program to work with a new e-mail address? Do you call the family IT guy or the friend who works in the IT industry? Are you the IT guy that swings by to lend a hand to others in a time of need? Time goes by and you end up changing...

1.5 Million New Outlook.com Users Feb19

1.5 Million New Outl...

A fine Outlook This Monday marked the grand opening of the Microsoft email service Outlook.com. Forbes reports that in the first 12 hours of the launch over 1.5 million new users signed up for the email service and that does not take into account the invitation emails sent later on to Hotmail...

Windows Phone grows ...

Euroset, the go to store for mobile phones and other electronic devices in Russia, has just released some numbers revealing that Windows Phone has once again retained the title of fastest growing OS year over year. Windows Phone OS has grown 313% in terms of shipments, 274% in terms of...

Microsoft at CES 201...

  Hey Everyone, I’m Darren. Microsoft @ CES 2013 -One Post- Let’s Go. Surface RT gets jail broken and Microsoft seemingly couldn’t be happier. To remind the world they are completely irrelevant, Sprint announced that Windows Phone 8 is finally worth of their...

The Redmond Post (Zunited) Turns 5 Years Old

On January 12th 2008 Jared Marino, along with Michael Collado, Anna Yap, and Jon Young, started a small website about the Zune called Zunited. On this birthday we look back on all the changes that have happened over the years including the most recent rebranding as The Redmond Post. We have some exciting things on the horizon for the Redmond Post! Our next re-launch celebration podcast will include several special guests and prominent figures from the Microsoft online world as well as some exciting prize winning opportunities! Stay tuned in the next coming days for information about the festivities! Happy Birthday Redmond Post! Jared...

Things I Wish For in...

2012 shaped up to be full of new beginnings, tidings and events for Microsoft and its respective partners. Redmond finally unveiled Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and some cool Xbox additions. A new dawn of powerful Windows Phone hardware from its two most dedicated partners, HTC and Nokia; and a...

Customize Windows 8 ...

One of the coolest things about Windows 7 was having the ability to completely customize your home screen and change it to a completely different looking beast with a program like Rainmeter. Windows 8 RT brought with it some restrictions that made it so that you can only use the provided...

How to use Windows 8

Okay so after the holiday festivity you decide to finally sit down and have some quality time with your brand new PC. Now it might be a regular desktop, a laptop, or a new tablet. There is also the factor of whether or not it is touch enabled or not. Those who have received a brand new...

Windows Phone is now...

Microsoft’s Uphill Battle It has been a long time coming but Windows Phone has now become the third most popular platform. Forbes reports that Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform has surpassed Rim and is now seeing sells of 2.7% of all purchases in the United States, a sign...

Gnomio First Smart W...

Smart watches seem to be the trend lately and the latest entries of these devices is Windows Phone friendly. Meet Gnomio, a smart watch that notifies you through Bluetooth connectivity when you receive calls, emails and messages. Gnomio come in two different models, Gnomio Fresh which is the...

Surface RT for sale ...

Rumors were buzzing that Microsoft would expand its sales of Surface RT tablets by offering them at stores like Best Buy and Verizon. Today both Best Buy and Staples have confirmed those rumors and will carry the Surface tablet as soon as possible. Along with the added outlets, Microsoft has...

Welcome to the Redmo...

The future of Zunited… the Redmond Post. Ladies and Gentlemen and faithful Zunited followers! I am so very excited to introduce you to the future of Zunited, the Redmond Post. The decline of the Microsoft Zune hit our site hard and while we all hold the Zunited brand very dear and have...

Trying on new looks

With the holiday season approaching and Zunited getting more activity we thought it’s about time we dressed up for the occasion! Over the next week we will be experimenting with a variety of different themes and want to know what you think! Reply to this post with you thoughts!...

Surface Pro Breakdow...

The Surface Pro has finally been priced at $899 for a 64 Gb model and $999 for a 128 Gb model, and a lot of talk, both positive and negative, has been made about the price. The problem with most of the price analyses I’ve read is that they are considering the Surface Pro to be a slate or...

New Myspace Revamp T...

  Being a tech fan I jut had to see the new Myspace and wow, was it worth the wait. The new Myspace is no longer that lag central of a social site. The new site is focused on sharing music and music discovery. It seems as though some of the social features will come later. The design...

Update: HTC Titan II...

[Update: Well all that excitement was for naught. Microsoft has indeed contacted WPCentral.com and admitted an erroneous typo was present on the survey and in no way is HTC creating a third iteration of the Titan series. File that under bummer.] If you happen to be a Xbox Live Rewards member,...

Microsoft Surface PR...

The launch date of the Surface Pro has finally been marked. It will arrive in January 2013, missing the huge holiday season. The Surface Pro is the higher end model to the Surface RT which runs Windows RT. The Surface PRO will be able to run full on Windows 8 making it possible to download...

Reaction of the Wind...

Today, through the Windows Phone Blog, Microsoft announced the release of the Windows Phone 7.8 update for Windows Phone 7.5 devices. The update will be rolling out in the near future, more specifically early 2013. As stated by Terry Myerson, Corporate Vice President of the Windows Phone...