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Nokia Lumia 920 Is The Best Selling Windows Phone

04/08/2013, With iOS and Android firmly holding their ground as the top two smartphone platforms, many argue that there is room for a third platform as well. The tussle for that place is between BlackBerry and Windows Phone, both have been working quite hard to get...

Windows Phone Outsells iOS And BlackBerry OS In Several Markets

03/27/2013, Just how well do you think that Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform is doing at the moment? Well, we know for sure that they are not going to overtake the two 800 lbs gorillas at the moment, namely iOS and Android, but it sure as heck has a fighting...

Angry Birds Star Wars On Windows Phone 7

12/10/2012, You know just how strong a particular game franchise is when it has been around for quite some time already, spreading its wings (how apt in the case of Rovio’s Angry Birds) to a myriad of platforms. We’re talking about the Angry Birds franchise here,...

USB Video Out via Windows Phone 7

08/29/2012, Thanks to a bunch of passionate and dedicated developers at XDA, here we are with a video above that depicts the wonders of experiencing USB Video Out for the Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system. It does seem to work in a butter smooth manner that is...

Nokia Camera Extras for Windows Phone 7 released

07/27/2012, If you’re unsatisfied with your Nokia Lumia’s default camera app, fret not. Nokia has released a new app called Camera Extras which should improve your photo shooting experience with the Windows Phone 7 device. Camera Extras will give you...

Acer Allegro launches in France

12/23/2011, The Acer Allegro was first released last month ahead of schedule thanks to a French store Rue du Commerce. Well, yesterday the phone was officially released in France. The Acer Allegro is Acer’s first foray into creating a Windows Phone 7 device and...

Unlocked Windows Phone devices get homebrew themes

12/12/2011, Besides being able to sideload non-Marketplace apps on your Windows Phone, it looks like unlocking the device has another benefit: more customization options. If only being able to select the background color and the color of the tiles feels too limited...

Microsoft confirms NFC support in Windows Phone 7

12/12/2011, Now here is a bittersweet bit of news for those Windows Phone 7 owners out there – it seems that the software giant from Redmond, Washington, did confirm that Windows Phone 7 will have built-in NFC support, but before you actually jump up and down,...

Nokia Lumia 710 goes on sale today

12/09/2011, Nokia doesn’t have many Windows Phone devices. In fact, its first one, the Nokia Lumia 800 only hit the market recently. Well, it looks like the phone isn’t going to be so lonely anymore. Nokia has announced that starting today, the Nokia...

Nokia and T-Mobile event on December 14th

12/08/2011, It looks like we’re about to see the first Nokia Windows Phone devices in the US sooner than we thought. The folks over at T-Mobile and Nokia have started sending out invitations for an event that will be held in New York City on December 14th. It...

Google search offers pinnable tile on Windows Phone devices

12/02/2011, Just because you use Windows Phone 7.5 does not mean that you have to love Microsoft’s Bing as your default browser. Similarly just because you own an Android phone does not mean that your preferred search engine must be Google, but now Google is...

Lenovo Windows Phone in second half of 2012

12/01/2011, It looks like we’ll have an additional player in the Windows Phone game next year. Lenovo has confirmed that it will be launching a Windows Phone device next year – in the second half of the year that is. Besides the confirmation of a Windows...

Evernote for Windows Phone 7 updated

12/01/2011, Evernote has just announced that its Windows Phone app has just received a new update. The update brings the app up to version 2.1 and includes some new improvements such as the ability to pin any note or notebook to your home screen; you can even pin...

AT&T Dell Venue Pro Mango update finally arrives

11/30/2011, It’s been many months since the Mango update for Windows Phone 7 started rolling out but certain handsets have yet to receive it yet. Case in point – the Dell Venue Pro on AT&T. But for those of you who own that particular phone, we’ve...