04/24/2012, We do know that Skype for Windows Phone was launched officially a couple of days ago, and there were some concerns that the mobile version of the VoIP app is unable to run on Windows Phone devices that had a mere 256MB RAM. Well, it seems that it is not an issue with the Nokia Lumia 610, as it has been confirmed to run on this entry level Nokia smartphone […]
04/24/2012, In February, the Facebook app for Windows Phones got an update to version 2.3 which brought about a new design as well as better performance. This time around, the team behind the Windows Phone Facebook app claims that it has been listening to feedback from users via comments, emails and other information from the Windows Phone Marketplace which point to what users want the most out of their Facebook application.
04/24/2012, The Nokia Lumia 800 and 900 features a pretty unique design as far as phones are concerned. Admittedly they do feel pretty good in the hand plus the curved glass of the Lumia 800 is quite nice to touch, so we guess it’s not a complete surprise to discover this particular Lumia concept by Jonas Dahnert that has borrowed inspiration from the Lumia 800 and 900 (and subsequently the N9).
04/23/2012, There have been reports that Microsoft is currently working on Windows Phone 8 Apollo and that handsets with the latest build of Windows Phone are currently being tested. Thanks to DSLReport’s mobile site, it would appear that two Windows Phone devices with Windows Phone 8 are currently being tested and have apparently hooked onto both T-Mobile and Verizon’s network in order to test their speeds. The devices are “Nokia Fluid” […]
04/23/2012, Did you just run out and get your hands on the new Nokia Lumia devices? Perhaps thanks to AT&T’s marketing of the Lumia 900, you decided to give the Windows Phone platform a try. For those unfamiliar, the Lumia 900 runs on Windows Phone 7.5 Mango and Windows Phone 8 Apollo is expected to be launched later this year possibly during the Fall. So will your Windows Phone 7.5 device […]
04/20/2012, Carriers have no doubt tried to push its more popular phones onto customers, such as higher-end Android devices like the Galaxy Nexus, Droid RAZR, etc, and the iPhone, but what about Windows Phone? AT&T certainly has done their part with a huge marketing campaign that was created around the launch of the Nokia Lumia 900, so what’s Verizon’s plan? The carrier has only launched one Windows Phone since it was […]
04/18/2012, One of the features that Windows Phone offers its users is a consistent user experience regardless of the device that they use. This is because of the strict limitations that Microsoft has placed on its OEMs although that could change in the future with Windows Phone 8 “Apollo”. The folks over at Netbooknews have managed to get their hands on an alleged agenda for the upcoming “Apollo” MO Summit which […]
04/18/2012, While Microsoft has yet to officially and fully integrate Skype (currently available in beta form) into Windows Phone, users of the platform will have to turn to alternative services to make their VoIP calls. Viber would be one of them and is an app that has made its way onto iOS and Android devices. The app for Windows Phone was expected to see a launch early this year, but given […]
04/18/2012, Some folks have held off the purchase of Windows Phone 7 devices simply because they are not sure whether Windows Phone 8 will be available as an update or not in the future. Well, it is time to make an informed decision now that you heard from the horse’s mouth, as Nuno Silva, Microsoft evangelist, shared over an interview that Windows Phone 8 (also known as Apollo) will be arriving […]
04/16/2012, Microsoft has just issued an updated version of their Translator App for Windows Phone which is powered by Bing, and best of all is, it is a free download. Yes sir, you heard us right – this new Translator App for Windows Phone allows you to perform your very own translations of printed language with the help of your smartphone’s camera. You can point it at text documents, brochures, restaurant […]
04/16/2012, Both iOS and Android offer users the ability to group apps in folders. Not only is this less messy but will help users locate apps easily. Well the it seems that Nokia could be gauging users’ interest in apps for Windows Phone in a recently conducted survey. While surveys are certainly not new, one user by the name of Jonathan W noticed that one of the questions posed was about […]
04/13/2012, By Introducing the Lumia 900, Nokia is effectively bringing a larger, 4G LTE, version of their Lumia 800 to the market. It has just about all the qualities of its predecessor, but the larger size changes the user experience slightly, and the battery life seems to be better out of the box. The Nokia Lumia 900 builds on the new industrial introduced by the Nokia N9 which uses a single […]
04/11/2012, They say that all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy, which is why the Windows Phone Marketplace now offers Xbox LIVE games for a mere $0.99. Bargain hunters will definitely have their ears pricked by this bit of news, and to make sure you are not treated to sub-par titles, you can be sure the 99 cents deal will also encompass huge hits such as Burn the […]
04/06/2012, When Nokia announced the 808 PureView with Symbian, many were probably wondering if the PureView’s camera would ever make its way onto Lumia Windows Phone devices. While Nokia has not completely ruled out that possibility, pictures have leaked online in China that claims to be photos of a Nokia Lumia running on Windows Phone 8 and with the PureView’s 41MP camera technology on board. According to its alleged specs, this […]