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Digital Spy rounds up the best new apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone. Best new apps for tablets and smartphones Ad-supported version of the music service will be shuttered on December 1. Microsoft scraps free Xbox Music streaming The feature is more "technically challenging" than Microsoft first thought. Xbox One screenshot capture coming in 2015 New phones from the firm will be released under the Microsoft Lumia umbrella. Microsoft to kill off Nokia branding Computing giant rolls out a new build of Windows Technical Preview. Microsoft updates Windows 10 preview Does one of the last Lumias to use the Nokia name do itself justice? Nokia Lumia 830 review: Getting better Users will also be able to add clips and Achievements to their profile pages. Xbox One November update adds backgrounds A new trailer for the live-action series describes Agent Jameson Locke. Halo Nightfall gets behind-the-scenes video Users can also annotate photos or Bing maps and send them to friends. Skype adds drawing to Windows Phone app The device will reportedly last up to two days with regular use. Microsoft 'to launch wearable within weeks' This week's best apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone devices. Best new apps for tablets and smartphones The Achievements app has also been updated to enable users to add captions. Xbox One October update out now The short-form video sharing service is now available to Xbox One users. Xbox One Vine app lacks recording feature The top-down Halo spinoff is the spiritual successor to Spartan Assault. Halo: Spartan Strike coming to mobile, PC Releasing today (October 15), new characters include TJ Combo and Maya. Killer Instinct Season 2 preview trailer Michael Pachter estimates that the Xbox One sold 325,000 units in the US last month. Xbox One sells more than PS4 in September? Technical Preview build of the operating system reaches a user milestone. Windows 10 being tested by 1m users No more voice commands. Microsoft designs keyboard for Android Wear We pit HTC's new selfies smartphone against a budget alternative from Microsoft. Selfie smartphone showdown: HTC vs Nokia The port runs on Windows Phone, but needs additional work before release. Minecraft confirmed for Windows Phone The update mainly focuses on aesthetics, including a new side-by-side design. Skype on desktop gets new look Customisable themes, background images and the ability to take screenshots are planned. Xbox One to get customisable themes Minecraft is yet to be assigned a North American release date. Minecraft to make Vita debut in October Digital Spy rounds up the best apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone devices. Best new apps for tablets and smartphones Microsoft reportedly hopes to sell 1 million units in the region by next year. Xbox One 'reaches sales milestone in China' Xbox One will be the first gaming platform to offer the media player system. Plex announced for Xbox One, Xbox 360 Interactive gaming experiences are possible with projectors and Kinect. Microsoft unveils new-look IllumiRoom Windows 10, the iPhone 6 and Samsung feature in this week's biggest tech stories. The week's biggest tech news in pictures Microsoft says non-enterprise users should steer clear of the early preview build. Consumers advised against Windows 10 preview The Windows 8.1 smartphone is available from £24.99 per month on contract. Nokia Lumia 830 handset now on sale in UK Developers can try out the software by downloading Windows Technical Preview. Windows 10 will ship with DirectX 12 Beta testers will receive an in-game rewards package. Project Spark to exit beta ahead of launch Xbox One sold less than the Xbox 360 during its opening few days on sale. Xbox One 'not satisfied' with Japan sales An invite-only preview version of the Sway app is now available to sample. Microsoft adds web design app to Office CCS Insight vice president Geoff Blaber weighs in on Microsoft's new OS. Windows 10 'shaped by user feedback' Microsoft gives an early glimpse at the new features included in its latest operating system. Windows 10: Everything you need to know New operating system is so advanced it's missed a number. Microsoft Windows 10 official The Doctor Who-themed Minecraft content will cost £1.99. Doctor Who for Minecraft debut this week Computing giant begins ushering out Bing as part of its MSN revamp. Microsoft phasing out Bing on mobile Microsoft's console enjoys a 155% spike in sales thanks to a price cut. Xbox One 'outsells PS4 in the UK last week'