Archive | Smartphones RSS feed for this section

Samsung Reveals First Windows Phone 8 Device: ATIV S

Samsung has become the first Windows Phone manufacturer to reveal a Windows Phone 8 device, beating Nokia to the punch just days before their own joint press event with Microsoft.

Read full story

Windows Phone 8 to be Released on October 29th?

In a post about the crazy upcoming release schedule of Microsoft’s most ambitious products to date, Mary Jo reveals what she has found out about the next major release for Windows Phone.

Read full story

Rumors Point to a Native Screenshot Feature in Windows Phone 8

A rumor circulating the web suggests that Windows Phone 8 will finally feature native screenshot capability.

Read full story

Competition: Win A Nokia Lumia 900!

We’ve teamed up with TrendOY! for a second time to give you a chance to win a Nokia Lumia 900!

Read full story

Microsoft Introduces the New Windows Phone Start Screen [Video]

Microsoft has revealed a new video which details their new reworked Start screen for Windows Phone 8 and 7.8 devices.

Read full story

Microsoft Puts Up Windows Phone 7.8 Page

Microsoft looks to remind users why current Windows Phone 7.5 devices are worth buying with a new Windows Phone 7.8 update page.

Read full story

Today’s Windows Phone Event to be Streamed Live

Microsoft’s Windows Phone Summit where we should get our first glimpse at Windows Phone 8 is today and will be streamed live.

Read full story

Microsoft Teases Photosynth for Windows Phone via Tweet? [Updated]

Microsoft may finally be prepping their popular photo-stitching app for their own platform based on an official tweet.

Read full story

Microsoft Urges Windows Phone Users To Update in Order to Keep Marketplace Functionality

Microsoft has begun urging users to update their Windows Phone device to v7.5 in order to maintain Marketplace accessibility.

Read full story

Windows Phone ‘Tango’ Update Rumored to Arrive in June

Besides new harware coming from HTC and Nokia, Windows Phone has been kind of stagnant in the new lately, but things may be heating up very soon

Read full story

Microsoft Evangelist Clarifies His Mistake on Windows Phone 8 Upgradeability

Just a few days after making an incorrect statement about the upgrade path for Windows Phone, Microsoft’s Nuno Silvo clarifies his comments.

Read full story

Nokia Lumia 900 Review

Can Microsoft and Nokia combine their strengths into a single device that has the power to make a dent in the smartphone market?

Read full story

Microsoft Bring Word, Powerpoint and Excel To Symbian Handsets

Microsoft have finally brought Word,Powerpoint and Excel to Nokia’s Symbian Belle smartphones. However it’s probably a bit too late for the dying OS

Read full story

Microsoft Brings Marketplace Support for 13 New Countries

Microsoft has announced that they are expanding the Marketplace for Windows Phone by 13 more countries over the new few days.

Read full story

Microsoft Looks to Create App-parity Between Windows Phone and iOS

Microsoft still has some work to do to bring complete parity between their mobile Marketplace and and the iOS App Store, but they do have plans.

Read full story

Competition: Win A Nokia Lumia 900!

It’s been a while since we’ve run a competition, but we’ve got a doozy for you today. We’ve teamed up with TrendOY! to give you a chance to win a Nokia Lumia 900!

Read full story

Microsoft Hires New VP of Windows Phone Marketing

Microsoft Hires former Verizon marketing guru to help spread the message about their mobile OS.

Read full story

Nokia Making its Own Campaign for Windows Phone 7

Microsoft announced a campaign to smoke out other smartphones; indeed the campaign name is “Smoked by Windows Phone.” The idea is to compare other mobile phones to Windows Phone7 in…

Read full story