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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...

New Microsoft Ads Makes No Mention Of “Windows Phone” Brand

09/19/2014, There have been persistent rumors that Microsoft could be getting ready to drop the Nokia and Windows Phone branding. In fact recently an upcoming Windows Phone handset was spotted with just a “Windows” branding on the back versus “Windows Phone”....

Windows Phone 7.8 Support Extended To October 14th

09/18/2014, It was exactly one year ago when we reported that Microsoft will be offering support for the Windows Phone 7.8 mobile operating system only until September 9th, 2014. However, it looks as though the folks over at Microsoft are benevolent enough to offer...

Xbox Music Updated On Windows Phone

09/17/2014, More often than not, whenever a brand new software update is released, most of the users of said device(s) affected by the update would be impatient to obtain it, as chances are we will see new features introduced as well as old bugs squashed. Well,...

Assassin’s Creed Pirates Returns To Windows Phone

09/17/2014, Heads up Windows Phone users! While one developer might be pulling out of the Windows Phone scene for now, another one comes back in, well, sort of. You might recall that about a month ago, Ubisoft released Assassin’s Creed Pirates on Windows Phone,...

Candy Crush Developer Puts Its Windows Phone Developments On Hold

09/17/2014, What makes a smartphone platform popular? Well for starters we guess the number of apps available on it helps make it more appealing to users in general, although it’s something of a vicious cycle as developers tend to choose platforms with more users....