The first public demonstration of video calling between Lync and Skype was shown this week at the Lync Conference in Las Vegas, and is part of Lync-Skype connectivity v2. “We believe that this release offers numerous enhancements for any business. You’ll find Lync-Skype connectivity now includes video calling, enterprise-grade security and best-of-breed audio,” writes Barry Castle, principal program manager for Lync-Skype connectivity v2.
Big news in the app department from Bing this week. On Tuesday, three new Bing apps for Windows Phone – Bing Health & Fitness, Bing Travel and Bing Food & Drink – were added to the already-impressive suite of free applications that also includes Bing News, Bing Sports and Bing Finance.
It’s Day 2 of the Xbox 360 Ultimate Games Sale, and you can save between 50 and 90 percent off on-demand titles like “Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood,” “F1 2013,” “Farming Simulator,” “Lost Planet 2” and “Darksiders II.” But you’ll need to hurry: prices are good through Feb. 19 only.
In this strategy game, you battle the invading KRA forces and you can do it by yourself, or with other players. It doesn’t matter where you’re fighting, you need to stay cool and take advantage of your resources. You can also build facilities and super units that can give you a strategic advantage.
It’s moving day, with free cloud storage OneDrive now globally available — but you don’t have to do a thing. Existing SkyDrive customers are all set: Your files are ready in the new OneDrive, writes Chris Jones on The OneDrive Blog. “All you have to do is head over to OneDrive.com and log in.”
With Project Spark, you can create your own video games with custom story narratives, game scenery, characters and different scenarios for all of those variables. And now you can do all this using your Windows PC or tablet.