Microsoft’s plans to unify Windows Phone and Windows 8 store in “next version” of bo th operating systems confirmed

Its not final until Microsoft announced it, but the Verge added further confirmation to the long-running rumour that Microsoft is planning to unify the Windows Phone and Windows Store. According to their sources Terry Myerson, head of the operating systems group, confirmed the move in an internal company meeting attended by thousands of Microsoft employees.…

More Windows Phone 8.1 screen shots teased

New Windows Phone leaker Xero has posted two new somewhat mysterious Windows Phone 8.1 screen shots. The first is relatively uncomplicated, and shows what appears to be a lock screen with a percentage-based battery meter, a much requested feature. It also shows the Lumia brand where normally the Nokia brand would be on the render,…