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WhatsApp Update For Windows Phone Arriving (Rumor)

03/10/2014, WhatsApp, the app that was purchased by social networking giant Facebook not too long ago for a whopping $19 billion, is certainly worth having on your smartphone or tablet. In fact, the Windows Phone version of WhatsApp has seen a fair number of features...

Facebook Messenger For Windows Phone Is Topping The Charts

03/10/2014, The Windows Phone platform does not have as many apps as iOS and Android, although in the past few months/years they have been slowly gaining some big names, with one of the latest ones being that of Facebook Messenger. For those who don’t know what...

Wi-Fi Sense Spotted In Windows Phone 8.1

03/09/2014, In one of the more recent videos that we have come across the Wi-Fi Sense feature in the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 mobile operating system. In a relatively short clip on UnleashThePhones’ YouTube channel, it depicts how one is able to turn off...

Windows Phone Narrowly Edges Out BlackBerry In The US

03/07/2014, Back in 2012, BlackBerry’s then CEO, Thorsten Heins, expressed his belief and confidence that BlackBerry could overtake Windows Phone and become the third most used smartphone operating system, behind both Android and iOS. Unfortunately the latest...

Nokia Brags About Windows Phone Apps

03/07/2014, When it comes to poking fun at the competition, Nokia has never been one to shy away from doing just that. In fact they recently made fun of Samsung for their attempts at sponsoring the Oscars by providing Ellen Degeneres with a Galaxy smartphone, calling...

Windows Phone 8.5 Hinted

03/07/2014, Windows Phone 8.1 might be in the pipeline for a launch, with many people looking forward to it, but there is more to it than that. Apparently, there are hints of Windows Phone 8.5 coming our way – yes sir, Windows Phone 8.5. This particular snippet...

Low-Profile Keyboards Could Be Arriving For Windows Phone 8.1

03/06/2014, When it comes to typing on our smartphones, we rely on virtual keyboards, unless of course you were to go out and purchase a keyboard case or accessory. That being said, given how often we use our keyboards, it is important that these virtual keyboards...

Facebook Messenger For Windows Phone Arrives

03/04/2014, For those of you who are rocking to the Windows Phone platform and cannot get enough of Facebook, here is some good news for you – Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone has finally arrived, where it will offer users the comfort of seeing...

Steve Ballmer Admits Microsoft Missed The Mobile Market

03/04/2014, In today’s smartphone market, Android reigns supreme, followed by Apple’s iOS. Android’s dominance is thanks to the fact that the platform is open-source which in turn allowed many manufacturers to get their hands on it to start building devices for...

Cortana For Windows Phone Caught On Video

03/04/2014, For those unfamiliar, Cortana is an upcoming Windows Phone feature that will be Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s Siri and Google Now. The feature is rumored to be part of the Windows Phone 8.1 update and so far we’ve managed to see a couple of...

Karbonn’s Smartphone Will Run Both Windows Phone And Android

03/03/2014, Does a smartphone that dual boots Windows Phone and Android sound appealing to you? In a way it does seem like that you would get the best of both worlds, but is this really something that people need? Well regardless or not whether it might seem like...