Windows Phone News Stream, Page 12 ▼

Microsoft Announces K-Touch And Blu Products As Windows Phone OEMs

05/15/2014, Earlier this February at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Microsoft did announce that they company has signed up another nine new hardware partners to Windows Phone, adding Micromax and Prestigio to the growing list at BUILD which was held last...

ZTE Nubia W5 Runs On Snapdragon 801 Processor (Rumor)

05/15/2014, The ZTE Nubia W5 does seem to want to create history, as up till now, there has been no Windows Phone-powered smartphone that came with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor underneath the hood, so you can more or less expect just what the ZTE Nubia W5 will...

Prestigio MultiPhone PAP5507 DUO Runs On Windows Phone

05/13/2014, When it comes to the Windows Phone platform, one name would most probably come to our minds, and that would be Nokia, whose smartphone arm is now under the ownership of Microsoft. Having said that, LG too, might continue to ride with the Windows Phone...

LG Uni8 Windows Phone 8 Device Spotted

05/13/2014, Has it been that long already that LG has been missing in action from the world of Windows Phone? Apparently, four years have already passed, where back then, the LG Optimus 7 and the LG Quantum were released over on AT&T in 2010. In between then and...

Windows Phone Market Share In Belgium Is 12%, Not Too Far From iOS

05/12/2014, As we had reported yesterday, Vietnam appears to be one of the few countries that Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform is doing pretty well. Well it turns out that Windows Phone is favored in Europe too, such as in Belgium where the latest numbers have...

Windows Phone Commands 26% Of Vietnam’s Smartphone Market Share

05/11/2014, Generally speaking, the Windows Phone platform isn’t exactly the most popular smartphone platform in the world. In fact its worldwide market share isn’t as high as iOS and Android, although to be fair there are some markets in which Windows Phone is...

Cortana Hacked And Used For Home Automation

05/09/2014, Wouldn’t it be cool if you could use your smartphone to control your home appliances? Well, we suppose that is technically possible, thanks to apps and devices like the WeMo or the D-Link WiFi Smart Plug, but wouldn’t it be cooler if you could...

Nokia Shows Off Rube Goldberg Machine To Celebrate Its Past

05/08/2014, If we were to study the lessons of the past, it would make it a whole lot easier for us to learn and apply what we have learned in the future. Nokia has certainly had a colorful past when it comes to the world of mobile phones, leading up to the bevy of...

Japanese Carrier KDDI Has No Windows Phone Plans This Year

05/08/2014, Back in April we reported that according to recent numbers offered by Kantar, it seems as though there is slight growth in Japan for Windows Phone. Granted the growth did not even break 1%, it was still interesting to see a jump from 0.3% to 0.9%,...

LG To Place Windows Phone Orders Soon [Rumor]

05/07/2014, LG is probably more well-known for their lineup of Android smartphones, and despite Microsoft having listed LG as one of their manufacturing partners for Windows Phone devices, we haven’t really seen much from the South Korean company yet. However that...

Snapchat For Windows Phone Release Possible

05/04/2014, Despite presence of other mobile platforms the reason why most first-time smartphone buyers opt for either iOS or Android simply comes down to apps. There’s a substantial app-gap between these two platforms and their rivals, who are doing the best...

File Manager For Windows Phone 8.1 Being Developed

05/04/2014, Even though Microsoft has already released a developer preview of Windows Phone 8.1 that doesn’t mean that the company is finished tweaking it. Public release of the software isn’t expected until next month at the very least. Many Windows...

Cortana To Make Its Way To China And The UK

05/02/2014, As it stands, Cortana is currently available to those in the US. We expect that this might be the case as Windows Phone 8.1 has yet to be released and is only in Developer Preview at the moment. Well the good news for those living outside the US is that...

YEZZ Billy 4.7 Windows Phone Unveiled

05/01/2014, OEMs have come up with a variety of different ways in which they name their devices. Some are clever, some are simple, some names are very long and clumsy, and some are just a little odd. YEZZ on the other hand has decided to go with something simple and...