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YEZZ Billy 4.7 Windows Phone Unveiled

05/01/2014, OEMs have come up with a variety of different ways in which they name their devices. Some are clever, some are simple, some names are very long and clumsy, and some are just a little odd. YEZZ on the other hand has decided to go with something simple and...

Microsoft Launches Two Windows 8.1 Apps For Windows Phone 8.1

04/30/2014, Microsoft has slowly been moving towards consolidation of its software and today that mission evidently continues with the launch of two Windows 8.1 applications for Windows Phone 8.1. The latest WP update was announced earlier this month and a developer...

Windows Phone 8.1 Might Only See A Release In June

04/30/2014, It was earlier this month that Microsoft officially announced Windows Phone 8.1. Not only is the update introducing changes to the smartphone operating system, but will also come bundled with new features, such as Cortana, Microsoft’s voice assistant....

Nokia’s Final Earnings Report Reveals 30 Percent Dip In Sales

04/29/2014, The iconic Finnish company no longer has a devices and services business, it has sold that to Microsoft, which closed the acquisition last week. Though in its last earnings report as an independent manufacturer Nokia revealed that it saw a 30 percent...

Glitch Makes It Possible To Delete Native Windows Phone Apps

04/28/2014, OEMs don’t usually allow people to delete native applications found on their mobile devices. For example, even if you have no use for the native stocks app on iPhone, you can’t delete it. Same is true for other platforms as well. However a...

Windows Phone Market Share In Europe Sees A Decline

04/28/2014, Windows Phone can hardly be called the hottest operating system at the moment, but with changes introduced in Windows Phone 8.1 and with Microsoft officially acquiring Nokia’s cellphone division, the future might have gotten brighter for the platform....

HTC Claims That Microsoft Remains As A Valued Partner

04/27/2014, It was back in 2012 that HTC unveiled a handful of colorful Windows Phone handsets. We were reminded particularly of Nokia’s Lumia lineup, which is usually a very colorful affair as well, but either way it was nice to see some competition in the Windows...

BLU Products Teases Windows Phone Device

04/25/2014, When it comes to picking out smartphones, we tend to go for more mainstream brands like Apple, Samsung, LG, Motorola, HTC, Sony, and so on, but that does not mean that these are the only brands out there. In fact over in the US, BLU Products has been...

COPPA Act Prevents Cortana From Being Used By Those Under 13

04/25/2014, The other day we reported that those who installed Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview and had Cortana up and running encountered a strange error. It seems that if there was a Microsoft account linked to their phone that had a user under the age of 13,...

Windows Phone Overtakes BlackBerry In The US [Report]

04/24/2014, While iOS and Android remain as the top two mobile operating systems and have a chunk of the market share, let’s not forget that there are other platforms out there, like Windows Phone and BlackBerry, both of whom have been vying for third place. We...

Microsoft States Their Commitment To Qualcomm’s Hardware

04/23/2014, If you were hoping to see Intel-powered Windows Phone handsets, or perhaps Windows Phone handsets using NVIDIA, MediaTek, or even Samsung’s processors, you might be in for a wait because Microsoft has recently stated their commitment to Qualcomm’s...