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Windows Phone Global Market Share Grows Substantially In Q3

11/12/2013, Windows Phone has consistently been bringing in good numbers, we recently reported that the OS now holds over 4 percent of the U.S. smartphone market, a major increase as compared to the same time last year. Latest data from IDC reveals that Windows...

Vine Releases On Windows Phone With Live Tiles Support

11/12/2013, We previously caught a possible leak for what might be a Windows Phone 8 version of the popular micro-video social network, Vine. The leak simply had the Vine logo as part of Windows Phone 8’s Live Tiles home screen, and it looks like that leak turned...

Twitter Data Consumption Problem For Windows Phone Fixed

11/11/2013, The other day we reported that for some reason or the other, Twitter for Windows Phone had started to consume way more data than was necessary. This was due to the app constantly pulling profile images from Twitter’s servers, causing the app to use more...

BBM Rumored To Arrive On Windows Phone As Well

10/28/2013, Right now BBM is available for BlackBerry (naturally), and recently iOS and Android, but what about Windows Phone? Will BlackBerry be sending some love Microsoft’s way? Well according to Twitter account, BlackBerry Leaks, the answer is yes. The tweet...

Stephen Elop Admits Nokia Overinvested In Windows Phone On Purpose

10/28/2013, When Nokia announced a couple of years ago for forgo Symbian in favor of Microsoft’s Windows Phone handset, many were perplexed especially since Windows Phone was hardly the most profitable platform at the moment, and we guess the best alternative would...

Twitter For Windows Phone Consuming Way More Data Than Usual

10/25/2013, Heads up Windows Phone users, if you’re using Twitter heavily on your Windows Phone device, you might want to delete the app or turn it off ASAP because according to reports, it seems that Twitter for Windows Phone is eating up way more data than...

Instagram To Arrive On Windows Phone In The Coming Weeks

10/22/2013, We have heard the back and forth about how Instagram would be making its way onto Windows Phone, although last we heard, it was a big no. Well the good news is that for whatever reason that Instagram chose not to launch on Windows Phone, they have decided...

Microsoft Starts Bringing More Web Apps To Windows Phone

10/21/2013, If there’s one thing that the Windows Phone platform lacks it would be apps. While there are developers who are creating decent third-party alternatives to some popular apps, such as Instagram, there are some apps that lack even third-party...

Samsung ATIV S Hack Delivers 3 Column Live Tiles

10/20/2013, Don’t you just love hacks? And by that, I mean it to be of the good kind, not the hacks that make life miserable for everyone in the case of identity theft. Well, here we are with word that some folks over at the XDA-Dev forum have had a fun time...

Microsoft Remote Desktop App For Windows Phone Is Being Developed

10/20/2013, Earlier this month Microsoft said that it is going to release a remote desktop app for both iOS and Android. It did indeed, the Microsoft remote desktop app for iOS and Android has been released and is now available for download. The app lets users...

Microsoft’s Windows Phone Achieves 15% Market Share In Thailand

10/17/2013, While Microsoft’s Windows Phone market might not necessarily have the highest overall market share in terms of smartphones around the world, there are some markets in which Microsoft is excelling in, and a recent one is in Thailand. Speaking in Bangkok,...

Windows Phone Users Want Their Back Button

10/13/2013, Sometime last week, we brought you a particularly disturbing rumor that Microsoft could very well ditch the hardware “Back” button in Windows Phone 8.1, and this rumor certainly did not make any Windows Phone users happy. That bit of news...

Nokia And HTC Rumored To Be Working On Dual SIM Windows Phones

10/10/2013, Its no secret that demand for dual SIM smartphones exists in certain markets, demand can particularly be witnessed in emerging markets. Barring Apple, a number of major manufacturers have released a dual SIM variant of their flagship smartphones. Such...

Windows Phone 8 Vine App Leaked?

10/09/2013, It was sometime earlier this week when there was an update released for the official Twitter app on the Windows Phone 8 platform, which brought along with it a bunch of features. It seems that we might have received more than what we bargained for, as it...