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Microsoft Releases Online Training Portal For Windows Phone

07/20/2014, Now that Microsoft has announced that they will be doing away with Android and their feature phones, it pretty much means that the Redmond company’s attention will be focused purely on Windows Phone, at least as far as their mobile efforts are...

Cortana’s How-To Instructional Video Revealed

07/18/2014, Cortana is Microsoft’s voice assistant feature that will be debuting in the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update, and while Microsoft has yet to fully roll out the update to Windows Phone 8 users, the company has recently posted a video on how to use the...

BBM Beta For Windows Phone Officially Kicks Off

07/17/2014, A little over a week ago, BlackBerry announced that they had begun taking registrations for the closed BBM beta test for Windows Phone. Well the good news is that the beta has begun and if you’re one of the lucky few that managed to get in on the beta,...

Nokia’s Feature Phones Bite The Dust

07/17/2014, For the past few years Nokia lost market share in the high-end segment but its feature phones held their end. These devices usually cost under $100 and were particularly popular in emerging markets. Nokia was popular in those markets due to its feature...

Microsoft Temporarily Halts Rollout Of Windows Phone 8.1 Update

07/17/2014, Earlier it was reported that Microsoft had begun rolling out the Windows Phone 8.1 update to those who have the Developer Preview, as well as to owners of the Nokia Lumia 625 and Lumia 925. That being said, it looks like the rollout of the update has...

Nokia Lumia 520 Sells 12 Million Units Globally

07/14/2014, Microsoft now owns Nokia’s devices and services business but back when it was still under the Finnish company’s control it was churning out devices that only ran Windows Phone. It released devices for all segments of the market, high-end and...

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...