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Shazam For Windows Phone Gains Cortana Support

10/02/2014, Ever wondered what that song was playing on radio or in that coffee house? Well thanks to smartphones and apps like Shazam and SoundHound, identifying these songs is a piece of cake. Well the good news for Windows Phone users is that it looks like Shazam...

Microsoft CEO Reportedly Met His Xiaomi Counterpart In China

09/30/2014, Microsoft has made no secret of its ambition to bring more OEMs in the Windows Phone fold. It has signed up several low cost OEMs based in emerging markets to push Windows Phone devices in the low end segment of the market. Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi...

Windows Phone 8.1 Close To 40% Device Saturation

09/29/2014, Anything that can be measured, it can be improved, and when it comes to mobile operating systems, everyone is jostling for news to be presented in the most positive manner possible. Having said that, AdDuplex has taken a look at just how the Windows Phone...

Microsoft Lumia 830 To Launch In China This October 13

09/29/2014, While we did bring you news that Microsoft has released its Xbox One console over in China earlier this morning, and that is not the only thing or device that Microsoft has up their sleeves for the China market. Apparently, they are also lining up the...

Cortana Updated, Will Now Track Concerts Of Your Favorite Artists

09/28/2014, It seems that Microsoft has been making some great strides at improving the functionality and range of services that Cortana could offer. Recently we’ve seen an update in which Cortana would be able to help users define words without having to launch a...

Karbonn Titanium Wind W4 Up For Sale

09/26/2014, Earlier this February, Microsoft did announce their new Windows Phone OEM partners, and Karbonn happened to be one of them. It is nice to note then, that Karbonn has kept good to their word, with the Titanium Wind W4 being the first Windows Phone handset...

Flipboard For Windows Phone Available For Download

09/26/2014, In April at the BUILD conference this year, Flipboard for Windows Phone was spotted, although there was nothing official about it. Having said that, it seems that Flipboard has, at long last, ensured that its official first-party application today will be...

Nokia HERE To Continue Powering Windows Phone

09/25/2014, Ah, there is nothing quite like an official statement made or issued to debunk whatever rumors that are floating out there, no matter how plausible they might sound in the first place. There has been a fair number of rumors making their rounds, citing...

Bing Finance To Be Called ‘Money’ For Windows Phone Soon

09/25/2014, While it is said that a rose by any other name would smell just as sweet, this does not mean that a name change does not do any good at all. There are moments when a change in the name is just the boost that a product needs in order to do better, and we...

Cortana Update Lets It Be Your Fitness Buddy

09/24/2014, As Microsoft has stated in the past, they are committed to improving their voice assistant feature Cortana by updating it at least twice a month. Now in the latest update it has been revealed that Cortana will be able to help users define words, so...

Nokia Lumia 930 Receives Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Now

09/22/2014, It looks as though the Nokia Lumia 930, a smartphone which was released earlier this April 2014 will be on the receiving end of a new software update that will be known as the Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1. On the Lumia 930, this would see the firmware...

Cortana Can Now Define Words

09/21/2014, Cortana is Microsoft’s relatively new virtual private assistant that’s exclusive to its Windows Phone platform for now, though rumor has it that Cortana will be coming to Windows 9 as well. The company is evidently committed to improving its...

Xbox Boss Promises Minecraft For Windows Phone

09/21/2014, No one needs a reminder about Minecraft’s popularity. It is an extremely popular game that’s available on a wide variety of platforms but unfortunately Microsoft’s Windows Phone is not one of them. That may end soon, aided in a large...