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Opera Mini Update On Windows Phone Not Expected In Near Future

04/19/2016, Well, this is far from surprising – we do know that the market share of Windows Phone over in the US has dropped significantly as reported in the middle of last year, which in the first place, the mobile operating itself already had a rather small...

Opera Has No Major Updates Planned For Windows Phone

04/19/2016, Even though the Opera Mini browser for Windows Phone got its most recent update a couple of weeks ago, the company behind this browser has said that it currently has “no major updates planned” for its browser on Windows Phone. That’s...

Microsoft Might Roll Out Trio Of Surface Phone Devices Next Year

04/05/2016, Word has it that Microsoft might be working on not one or two, but rather, three different Surface Phone models that will only arrive in 2017. It might sound fine and dandy, but will it be too late by then for Microsoft to make an impact in the smartphone...

Windows Phone Not A Priority For Microsoft This Year

03/31/2016, It looks like with all the fanfare that surrounded Windows 10 just recently, it does not seem as though Microsoft is about to put in all that much effort to make Windows Phone a priority for the year 2016. Of course, this particular bit of information...

GoPro Will Not Support Windows Phones Any Longer

03/29/2016, It looks like GoPro, the folks behind the range of action cameras that have since taken off in a big way, are about to pull the plug when it comes to support for its Windows Phone app . However, while GoPro did inform its Windows Phone users that they are...

Starbucks App For Windows Phone To Arrive Soon

03/23/2016, Are you a heavy coffee drinker, or perhaps a casual one who loves to hang out at Starbucks no matter where you go simply because you love the consistency of the drinks regardless of which outlet in the many countries in which you have visited? Well, if...

Here Maps Is Giving Up On Windows Phone And Windows 10

03/15/2016, Here-branded mapping applications have long been available on Windows Phone-powered smartphones but from now on that’s not going to be the case. The Here Maps team has confirmed that they’re dropping support for Here-branded apps for Windows...

Spotify Says They’re Not Dropping Windows Phone Support

03/14/2016, Yesterday we reported that according to a Spotify customer service representative, it was suggested that the company will be ending support for the app on Windows Phone devices. It turns out that the report was not true, thanks to the folks at MSPoweruser...

Spotify Ends Support For Windows Phone App [Update]

03/13/2016, Update – Spotify has since confirmed that they are still supporting the app on Windows Phone. If you are still using a Windows Phone handset and you use apps like Spotify to get your fix of music streaming, you might be disappointed to learn that...

Customized Windows Phone Handsets Used By NYPD Officers

03/02/2016, The city of New York is one of the iconic places on earth, being an Alpha city that comes with free public Wi-Fi, and their police force, better known as the NYPD, has certainly seen its fair bit of action on the silver screen and TV shows to become a...

Lumia 520 Is Most Popular Windows Phone Device Still

01/27/2016, Can you believe that a hugely popular handset back in 2013 is still very popular today – and by popular, I do not mean in terms of it flying off the shelves every month, but rather, the context would be in the number of existing users. Well, the...

Fitbit Blaze’s Windows Phone Support Isn’t Complete Yet

01/11/2016, Last week during CES 2016, Fitbit took the wraps off a brand new wearable in the form of the Fitbit Blaze, a device that Fitbit was calling a smart fitness watch. What was surprising about the announcement is that the device is not only compatible with...

Microsoft CEO Admits Their Smartphone Market Share Is Unsustainable

01/03/2016, Microsoft’s market share in the mobile phone market is currently very, very low, eclipsed by the likes of iOS and Android. The company has been trying all sorts of ways to try and gain a foothold but it certainly looks like it is an uphill battle, and...