Development

If you plan to succeed online and grow your business through online channels, you’re going to need development help. Whether you need a complex custom ecommerce website built from scratch, a simple themed WordPress site setup, or individual fixes, plug-ins, site maintenance, or coding assistance, Thrive’s experienced technical staff has you covered! We will work directly with your in-house technical team, collaborate with your current development contractors, or take on all development needs ourselves. Every situation is different. Thrive will work to make yours a success! Web Development.

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The Life Of Microsoft’s Windows Phone Is Nearing It’s End

It was announced by Microsoft earlier this week that they'd be cutting 1,850 more jobs, as well as take on a $950 million chare that is related to its disappearing mobile phone business.  The company has also aid that they'll be selling off its non-smartphone "feature phone" business - still about 20 percent of the US [...]

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Microsoft Pulls Funding For Anti-Google Lobbying Group FairSearch

On January 22, a Re/Code report appeared stating that Microsoft has pulled financial support from FairSearch, which is an anti-Google "watchdog" or lobbying group that has been a player in advancing European antitrust moves against the company. According to the FairSearch site, here is a list of all the current members: Admarketplace.com Allegro Buscapé Expedia Foundem Nokia Oracle Trip [...]

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Report: Microsoft To Buy Global Mobile Ad Platform InMobi

Last week, there was an unconfirmed report stating that Microsoft is buying mobile ad network/platform, InMobi.  The Bangalore, India company says that their network has reached over a billion users per month. In this unconfirmed report, it said that Google and Yahoo were talking with the company as well, but nothing ended up coming to fruition.  Google had apparently [...]

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Bing Results & Ads Now Live On AOL Search

Last year, it was announced, but now, Bing has made it official: “Bing powers AOL’s web, mobile, and tablet search, providing paid search ads and algorithmic organic search results to AOL’s properties worldwide.”   Using comScore data, Microsoft is saying that Bing is behind "close to one-third of US PC web searches." Not only is Bing [...]

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Microsoft Silences “Hey Cortana” In US Version Of Android App

Microsoft's Cortana Android App has received an update recently that removes the hands-free "Hey Cortana" activation feature.  The new version of the app was released on December 20th, coming with three new features: Improved app stability. Enhanced call and text features. Removed “Hey Cortana” feature for US market. The reported reason for the removal of "Hey Cortana"  was because the [...]

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