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Microsoft And Samsung To Team Up For Windows Phone For Businesses

01/29/2013, Microsoft has partnered up extensively in the past with manufacturers such as Nokia and HTC to help push out Windows Phone 8 devices, and it looks like it might be Samsung’s turn, at least in a larger capacity than what they are doing right now....

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Reference Design Arriving This Year?

01/25/2013, The good people over at Digitimes, who has had a track record of rumors which were spotty at best with its fair share of hits and misses, did mention that there is a possibility of Microsoft working on a Windows Phone 8 reference design alongside chipset...

Nokia Drive+ Beta Now Available For All Windows Phone 8 Users

01/23/2013, Are you frustrated at the fact that Noka Drive+, Nokia’s useful turn-by-turn navigation app, is still in beta and is only exclusive to the Lumia? Well, Microsoft and Nokia wants the rest of the Windows Phone 8 population to enjoy it. Beginning...

Sprint HTC Windows Phone 8 Device Spotted Through FCC Approval

01/18/2013, Earlier this month, Sprint announced they would begin to offer Windows Phone 8 devices on its platform from smartphone manufacturers Samsung and HTC that would be considered “current“ phones. The month isn’t even over yet and...

Portico Update For Nokia Lumia 820 And 920 Goes Global

01/17/2013, Good news to those who have been waiting for some time for the Portico update to arrive on the Nokia Lumia 820 as well as the Lumia 920 – it seems that a global rollout is on its way thank to what Nokia Community Manager Micheals has written in the...

Windows Phone 8 Gets New SNES Emulator

01/16/2013, There is a new SNES emulator in town, and this time around, it would cater for the folks who have Windows Phone 8 as the operating system of choice. It is said that early impressions of this emulator have proved to be extremely favorable, where...

LG Reportedly Considering Windows Phone 8 Devices

01/16/2013, When it comes to Windows Phone, it’s safe to say that most minds turn to either Nokia or HTC these days. Well if you’re looking for a bit more variety, it seems that you might be able to add LG to that list because according to a report by The Korea...

Sprint’s Windows Phone 8 Lineup Will Be “Current”

01/10/2013, Ever since Sprint announced that they would be offering Windows Phone 8 devices by Samsung and HTC in their portfolio in the near future, many have been speculating as to what these phones might be. Some have speculated that perhaps these phones from...

The Ascend W1 Is Huawei’s First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone

01/08/2013, [CES 2013] It’s another day here at CES 2013 and Huawei is taking the wraps off its first ever Windows Phone 8 smartphone called the Ascend W1. The Huawei Ascend W1 features a 4-inch IPS LCD display with a 480 x 800 resolution, and it is powered by...

Skype For Windows Phone 8 2.1 Changes Detailed

01/03/2013, Yesterday, we brought you word of a new version of Skype for Windows Phone 8, and while there were no official changelog listed, the entire update was available for the entire world to download. Which is a good thing, of course. It is nice to know...

Skype For Windows Phone 8 Updated

01/02/2013, Ever since Microsoft purchased Skype last year for a sizable chunk of money, it was hoped that Skype for the Windows Phone platform would be a more integrated and fluid experience, and I am glad to say that it has been quite a decent ride so far....

Windows Phone 8 Portico Update Release Notes Posted

12/19/2012, Nokia did announce that they will be introducing updates to their hot selling Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 smartphones in the US with their very own software update which many have come to call, Portico. Well, it is nice to know what you are getting underneath...

AT&T Lumia 920 And Lumia 820 Portico Update

12/19/2012, Late last night, we did mention that AT&T is very, very close to bringing an operating system update to both the Nokia Lumia 920 and the Nokia Lumia 820, two smartphones that are powered by the Windows Phone 8 operating system. Well, it seems that...

WhatsApp updated with Windows Phone 8 support

12/17/2012, Last week we reported that popular instant messenger, WhatsApp, would be arriving on Windows Phone 8 soon, and true enough it looks like that is the case. In case you didn’t already realize, WhatsApp has recently been updated that will not only bring...