About the downtime

Hey Redmond Posters! I want to apologize for the recent downtime here at the Redmond Post. Unfortunately our hosting provider made the error of denying everyone access to the site, including me. And then after I called them about the issue preceded to have no idea what happened for four...

Tweaking the New Twi...

Last week, a new update for Twitter was released for the masses on Windows Phone. For many, the new look and functionality of the update cleared up many of the complaints of the official app. It’s a clean interface with much needed improvements in presentation and performance. The new...

Xbox Live System Update (2/19/13) Feb19

Xbox Live System Upd...

Xbox Live members may notice they will be prompted with a system update when signing onto Xbox Live today. According to Major Nelson’s tweet, this is what the update releases notes are “Xbox LIVE System update out today. No big changes just an update to default settings that will...

Update 7.10.8773.98 ...

Update 7.10.8773.98 was released for Windows Phone today. The “big deal” about this update is that it enables users to attach not just one picture, video, audio note, or ringtone, but multiple pictures, videos, audio notes, or ringtones. Of course, you can mix and match any of...

Microsoft Drops the Glass from Windows 8 May20

Microsoft Drops the ...

Aero Glass the current Visual style that is built in Windows 7 and Windows Vista has now been kicked out in favor of a new design reminiscent of the Metro design. The new style is a push to get users more comfortable with Metro and make transitions between the Metro Start Screen and the...

Bing’s Next Big Thing May10

Bing’s Next Bi...

There are going to be some changes on Bing. Big changes, like being completely redesigned. These renovations are suspected to be fueled by modifications Google made a short while ago. So what exactly are these “big changes?” I’m glad you asked. For starters, it’s going...

Bing Finally Updates its Look; Still not Complete May04

Bing Finally Updates...

Microsoft promised a few years ago on a new Bing design. One complete with html transitions and the new Metro style that is currently found throughout most other Microsoft products. Although we are not currently looking at the complete design change the new search results page looks a lot...

Zune Desktop Marketp...

Out of left field, Microsoft has taken off app support from the Zune desktop software. You will no longer be able to purchase and download apps pertaining to the Windows Phone ecosystem, although anyone still holding on to their Zune HD can still download the available apps for that device....

Skydrive and Skype A...

Recently, there have been two updates for two of the most important apps that Microsoft has in its arsenal of goodies. Both the Skype and Skydrive apps have an update available to them. The Skydrive app now allows for moving and deleting files within your Skydrive storage, a valuable...

Lumia 900 Update Out...

It was a shame that there were a couple of difficult experiences after the Nokia Lumia 900 was released last Sunday. What with being released on Easter with many stores closed during the day, and with news of the dreaded data connection bug affecting some new owners, it’s good to know...

Windows Phone 8 R...

  Pocketnow claims to have possession of a leaked video in which Joe Belfiore, director of Windows Phone Program Management, details windows phone 8 features. The video of course was intended to be be used within Microsoft facilities. Here is a run down of a few features to...

Angry Birds for Wind...

Update version 1.1.0.0 The widely popular and Zune’s Marketplace number one paid app, Angry Birds just received an update recently adding 90 new levels to bring the sum count to 225. Aside from the new levels, the update makes a few visual changes to menus, but nothing else much. The...

[UPDATE] Zune HD get...

This may come to a surprise, but the Zune HD has recently been given a firmware update, upgrading from 4.5(109) to 4.5(114), then minor changes suggest just small bug fixes, but we really don’t know what it does. So, go plug in your precious Zune HD, update your firmware, and let us...