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Minecraft: Pocket Edition For Windows Phone Released

12/10/2014, Minecraft: Pocket Edition is available on popular mobile platforms, iOS and Android to be precise, it has never been released for Windows Phone but that changes today. Obviously it helps that Microsoft, the company that makes Windows Phone, purchased...

Acer To Return With Slew Of Windows Phones In 2015

12/09/2014, While Acer has dabbled in Windows Phone handsets in the past, they have largely stopped producing these devices. In fact last year we heard that Acer wanted to sit by the sidelines and see how the Windows Phone situation turned out before deciding whether...

HTC 8XT To Receive WP8.1 Update By End Of The Year

12/09/2014, While a good many Windows Phone handsets have begun to receive or have received the Windows Phone 8.1 update, there are still devices out there that have yet to receive it, like the Sprint-exclusive HTC 8XT. Well if you’re the owner of the HTC 8XT and...

Cortana Can Order You A Pizza From Domino’s

12/08/2014, Pizza chain Domino’s has been quick to embrace technology. Only recently it launched an app for the Pebble smartphone, allowing folks with this wearable device to track their pizza right from their wrist. Now Domino’s has tapped into the power...

HTC “Hima” Could Get A Windows Phone Version [Rumor]

12/08/2014, You might have heard rumors that HTC is working on a device codenamed “Hima”. The device, if the rumors are to be believed, is the successor to the HTC One M8, although it is said that it will be launch with a completely different branding come 2015....

Sprint Stops Selling Windows Phone Devices Online

12/07/2014, Are you looking to purchase a Windows Phone device on the third largest mobile carrier in the country? Well you won’t be able to buy one from the comfort of your couch. Sprint has halted all online sales of Windows Phone devices which means you will...

Cortana Goes Live In Four New Countries

12/07/2014, It has been less than a year since Microsoft showed off its virtual private assistant for Windows Phone. It’s called Cortana and the virtual assistant was limited to a handful of countries when it first came out. Microsoft reiterated its commitment...

BMW Said To Be Replacing 57,000 Employees’ Phones With Lumias

12/04/2014, When we think of Microsoft in the workplace, we usually think of computers and software, like Windows-based desktops and laptops and Microsoft Office as the default productivity suite of choice, and also Exchange/Outlook when it comes to handling emails....

Xolo WIN Q1000 Set To Be Unveiled Soon

12/02/2014, Xolo, a company that has made headlines in the past with claims to working on the lightest Windows Phone-powered smartphone in the world alongside the likes of highly affordable smartphones and a decent foray into the tablet market, is back again. This is...

Huawei Claims They Didn’t Make Money From Windows Phone

12/01/2014, There aren’t many Windows Phone OEMs at the moment, and prior to Microsoft officially absorbing Nokia into the company and doing away with the Nokia brand, Nokia was one of the main companies responsible for putting out Windows Phone handsets. There...

VLC Media Player For Windows Phone Closed Beta Arrives

11/26/2014, The sign-up program for VLC Media Player for Windows Phone beta was filled up in just a few hours after it was announced yesterday, which means that the long-awaited beta of VLC Media Player for Windows Phone is close to a release. One ought to remember...

Microsoft Updates Facebook Beta App For Windows Phone

11/25/2014, Microsoft has just introduced a brand new update for its Facebook Beta app for the Windows Phone platform, where there will be a slew of updates and changes made available, including allowing users to view sticker comments – which is the very first...

HTC One M8 For Windows Available Now For T-Mobile

11/19/2014, It hasn’t been long since the HTC One M8 for Windows launched on AT&T. The second largest carrier in the country is already selling this device for $669.99 off contract and for $199.99 with a two year conventional service contract. It was...