Tag Archives | Windows Phone

Windows Phone 8: Round Up Of What’s New

Microsoft announced their latest mobile operating system – Windows Phone 8. This post looks at the major new hardware features that are now supported and the new software

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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.

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Apple Cofounder, Steve Wozniak, Raves on Windows Phone

Apple cofounder, Steve Wozniak, has nothing but positive things to say about Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform.

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Windows Phone Skype App Hits Version 1.0

The Skype App for Windows Phone finally hit version 1.0 today after being in “Beta” edition for just under two months now. However it’s still lacking background calling which is a vital feature

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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

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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Microsoft Hires New VP of Windows Phone Marketing

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

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Will Lumia 800 Update Triple Battery Life?

Nokia’s Lumia 800 Windows Phone, while lovely, had some problems with battery life when it first appeared.  Nokia and Microsoft rushed out a patch that fixed the problem but now…

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Microsoft to Nix Zune Branding by Summer 2012?

Microsoft looks to be removing all Zune branding in the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Is this the end of the Zune brand?

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Reuters Confirms Nokia Will Unveil a 610 and Global 900 at WMC

Reuters has been able to confirm, via their sources, some of Nokia’s plans for their devices at Mobile World Congress next week.

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Bing Image Matching Coming to Windows Phone in March

Microsoft’s implementation of Bing into Windows Phone is about to get even better with the addition of image matching.

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Windows Phone “Tango” Update Information Leaks

Microsoft looks to add a few new features and bring the mobile OS to lower-end devices with the next Windows Phone update.

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Win a Windows Phone for Valentines Day

Microsoft is looking to give users a chance to win a Windows Phone handset for Valentines Day. They’re hoping you’ll fall in love with their new mobile OS.

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Nokia Lumia 900 Is Up For Pre Order

The Lumia 900 is an eagerly anticipated smartphone which is going to be running Windows Phone 7. This device is being seen as the flagship handset for Nokia to hopefully get them back into the smartphone market where they’ve been suffering heavily for the last few years.

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New Windows Phone Form-Factors Emerge, with one Huge Surprise!

Last week I wrote about how a leaked Microsoft Windows Phone video, aimed at Nokia and perhaps other partners detailed some of the features we can expect with the next…

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