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Cortana For China Gets New Design And Localized Features

07/30/2014, According to a rumor last week, we heard that Microsoft could be thinking about renaming Cortana for the China market. Presumably this is to give the voice assistant feature a more local name to help get more customers interested. While it remains to be...

Facebook Messenger For Windows Phone Updated

07/29/2014, Facebook has come under scrutiny in the news yet again, having introduced a new update to the Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone app. In this latest version of Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone, new features have been thrown into the mix, not to...

Foursquare Integrated With Cortana In Windows Phone 8.1

07/29/2014, As you might have heard, earlier this year, Microsoft had invested $15 million into Foursquare and it looks like their investment could be paying off. According to reports, it seems that Microsoft is taking advantage of their investment in Foursquare by...

HTC One (M8) For Windows Could Be New Name

07/28/2014, It was just yesterday when we talked about how Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC has not yet thrown in the towel when it comes to a version of the HTC One smartphone that will run on the Windows Phone platform. However, just what kind of name should...

Fitbit For Windows Phone 8.1 Arrives

07/28/2014, It was at the end of last year that we brought you word on how Fitbit could see an app roll out on the Windows Phone 8.1 platform in due time, and since it is now close to the end of July, we are pleased to bring you word that this particular app has...

XOLO Win Q900s Ordered, Wrong Models Sent Out

07/28/2014, XOLO of India has just introduced its first Windows Phone device, or so many would think that way, calling it the Win Q900s. The XOLO Win Q900s is proud to boast itself to be the lightest smartphone in the world, where it tips the scales at just 100...

Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 Chassis Requirements Spotted

07/27/2014, Considering how a fair number of Windows Phone smartphone owners are starting to be on the receiving end of the Windows Phone 8.1 update, it is not surprising to find out that Microsoft themselves are already working on a new update. After all, remaining...

VLC For Windows Phone Could Be Released Early August

07/27/2014, Heads up Windows Phone users, as you have probably heard, VLC will be making its way onto your handset soon. We’ve seen a screenshot of the app in action so we can only assume that things are progressing nicely. In fact last we checked, there was a...

Windows Phone HTC One M8 Variant Still In The Works [Rumor]

07/27/2014, According to a report earlier this year, it was suggested that HTC could be working on a new Windows Phone handset that would be based on the design of their current flagship smartphone, the HTC One M8. Given that the HTC One M8 is a beautifully designed...

BBM For Windows Phone Beta Signups Reach 10,000 In 24 Hours

07/27/2014, Even though it was exclusive to BlackBerry devices, BlackBerry Messenger was once the most widely used messaging service. A lot has changed since then. BlackBerry no longer has the market share that it used to and as a result BBM’s user base...

Swarm For Windows Phone Teased

07/24/2014, Foursquare, fresh from a new look, did make an announcement in the past to ensure its check-in app no longer remains as a singular entity, but rather, will be split into two – Swarm and Foursquare. The former will be more focused on check-ins and...

Uber Arrives On Windows Phone

07/23/2014, Better late than never, or so the saying goes. For those of you who are rocking to Windows Phone, you need not fret any longer since Uber is finally available for this particular platform of your choice. Touted to be the “private driver” in over 40...

Prestigio Reveals New Windows Phone 8.1 Smartphone

07/23/2014, It was not too long ago that Microsoft shared with the world that they will be working with other new hardware partners when it comes to pushing out additional products or devices for its mobile operating system that is known as Windows Phone. In fact,...