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BBM For Windows Phone Beta Sign Ups Is Closed

07/11/2014, It was just yesterday that we brought you news on how BlackBerry has started to accept sign ups for BBM for Windows Phone beta, and it certainly did not take too long for BlackBerry to see all slots for the beta filled. Having said that, it is now closed...

BlackBerry Accepting Sign Ups For BBM For Windows Phone Beta

07/10/2014, A couple of days ago, we reported that BBM had been sighted in the Windows Phone Store. Unfortunately it was not available for download as the app had been marked as a private beta. Well the good news is that if you were looking to get in on that beta,...

AT&T Lumia 635 Render Leaked

07/10/2014, Earlier this year in April Nokia launched the Lumia 635. Its a mid-range Windows Phone powered smartphone that was unveiled at Microsoft’s BUILD 2014 conference. The company’s devices have performed well in the mid-range segment before so it...

Cortana Gets 14 World Cup Predictions Right In A Row

07/09/2014, One of the interesting features of Cortana is its ability to make predictions. So far the voice assistant for the Windows Phone platform has been consistently right when it comes to making predictions for the World Cup 2014, getting 14 correct predictions...

Kreyos Shows Off Windows Phone App For Meteor Smartwatch

07/09/2014, About a year ago, we came across a smartwatch by a company called Kreyos. They were developing a smartwatch called the Meteor and one of the more unique aspects of the device was that it would be compatible with iOS, Android, and even Windows Phone. This...

Twitter For Windows Phone Updated After Seven Months

07/08/2014, Twitter today rolled out an update for its Windows Phone application. This major update comes after seven months so Windows Phone users will no doubt appreciate all of the new features included in this release. Some might have thought that Twitter had...

Windows Phone Will Be Able To Run Android Apps [Rumor]

07/08/2014, Over the past couple of weeks there has been much chatter about Microsoft and Android. The company is reportedly working on a Lumia smartphone that will be powered by Android. So far the Android lineup has been limited to its own brand, Lumia has...

BBC iPlayer Radio Now On Windows Phone Store

07/08/2014, Earlier in May, the BBC did roll out a major update to its iPlayer app so that it will now cater for the Windows Phone platform, allowing it to enjoy a new look and improved performance. Of course, there is also something else to look forward to –...

BLU Dash 4.0 And Dash 5.0 To Arrive on Microsoft Store

07/07/2014, When we talk about Windows Phone devices, most of the time we would be drawn to those handsets from Nokia, but the thing is, there are also other manufacturers out there in the market. Take BLU Products for instance, based in Florida, they have recently...

BBM Makes An Appearance In Windows Phone Store As Private Beta

07/07/2014, A couple of months ago, it was announced that BBM would finally be making its way onto Windows Phone. It was later revealed that the app was scheduled for a release in July, and it looks like that it will be able to meet that date. The app has recently...

Android Apps Could Be Coming To Windows Phone [Rumor]

07/07/2014, One of the disadvantages of the Windows Phone platform is that it does not have as many apps compared to iOS or Android. Sure, some have made the case as to why anyone would need to have a million apps to choose from, but we guess some people like the...

Microsoft Hosting Nokia Con Event In Japan 27th July

07/06/2014, The Windows Phone platform is slowly being embraced in various parts of the world in various markets, however if there is one market which is stubbornly refusing to accept Windows Phone, it would be Japan. We have heard how the platform’s market share...