So we know that the Nokia Lumia 710 will be launched in the US on T-Mobile, and the good news is that the page for purchasing the device has gone up on T-Mobile’s website. You can’t place an order (or pre-order) just yet, but it appears that things must be rolling along pretty nicely and should be set for the originally planned 11th of January 2012 launch of the device.
It’s been many months since the Mango update for Windows Phone 7 started rolling out but certain handsets have yet to receive it yet. Case in point – the Dell Venue Pro on AT&T. But for those of you who own that particular phone, we’ve got some good news for you. Microsoft has just announced today it has started delivering the update to Windows Phone 7.5 Mango for the Dell […]
Itching to get your hands on HTC’s upcoming massive (literally) Windows Phone device? Well, we’ve got some good news for you. After being officially announced for AT&T back in September, we finally have an official release date for the HTC TITAN. According to one of the landing pages on AT&T’s website, the HTC TITAN will be in stores November 20th, and will carry a price tag of $199.99 (with a […]
Remember back in September, video calling through the Tango app was demonstrated on a HTC Titan? It’s one of the features supported in Windows Phone after the Mango update, and while the app wasn’t available for download then, we’re pleased to announce that it has just hit the Windows Marketplace. Tango for Windows Phone will allow you to make video calls to other Tango users – which means not only […]
Do you happen to own a Windows Phone 7.5 device? Well, if you also love music streaming services, then chances are pretty good that you would be happy to hear that Spotify is now readily available for your Mango-powered smartphone. They say that good things come to those who wait, and I would think that the Spotify team did take their own sweet time in working on a Mango-compatible version […]
Consumers looking to get Windows Phone devices from AT&T will be pleased to know that the carrier has got three WP 7.5 Mango phones on the way to the carrier. Starting with the Samsung Focus Flash and the Samsung Focus S – both phones will be available next week on November 6th, priced at $49.99 and $199.99 respectively.The Samsung Focus Flash features a 3.7″ Super AMOLED display, Windows Phone 7.5, […]
It seems that the Windows Phone 7.5 Mango update is now on its way to all compatible devices – now does that mean some devices will not receive it? Yes, in the most basic of terms, those that are not compatible, meaning older models, will most probably miss out on the Mango boat. We do know that Microsoft has already started delivering Windows Phone 7.5 to the LG Optimus 7 […]
Today at Nokia World 2011, the Finnish mobile giant pulled the wraps off its very first Windows Phone devices and showed them to the world. First one up to the plate is the Nokia Lumia 800 (previously known as the Searay/Nokia 800), which has been spotted and leaked many times in the past. It features a design that’s been heavily inspired by the Nokia N9 with some changes – like […]
Nokia World is happening tomorrow, and it’s already been confirmed that we’ll be seeing the launch of Nokia’s first few Windows Phone devices. Well, for those of you who can’t wait for the official unveiling and want to see more of the phone today, good news. The folks over at The Next Web managed to get their hands on some photographs showing off the Nokia 800.
Remember the disappearing keyboard bug that was present on certain phones after they were upgraded to Windows Phone Mango? Well, it looks like a developer has managed to find a way around it. It turns out that if you disable background processes for apps on your Windows Phone, the problem goes away. The developer had found out the solution on accident when he was testing out one of his apps.I […]
I know, it’s been a few weeks since the Mango update started rolling out but the update has yet to reach 100% of all Windows Phone users yet. Well for those of you who are keen on the progress of its delivery, the folks at the Windows Team Blog have written about it, claiming that the update is being delivered ahead of schedule and is now available to “nearly everyone […]
Those of us back in the days of the feature phone probably associate Nokia with their feature phones such as the ever classic Nokia 3210, 3310, and the 8250. We probably also don’t remember too fondly Nokia’s failure to play catchup and thus allowing iOS and Android to dominate the smartphone market, which is why our generation is probably not the generation that Nokia plans to target in their upcoming […]
Uh-oh. It looks like Microsoft’s latest update for its Windows Phone 7 operating system isn’t all peaches and cream. According to a significant number of reports online, the update has caused the onscreen keyboard to randomly perform disappearing acts when a user is typing. The problem doesn’t seem to be limited to certain phones, which points to it being an issue with the operating system.Microsoft is now aware of the […]
It has been a couple of weeks since the Mango update, so most of you should have received it. Well for the benefit of those who haven’t and for those who have it but haven’t fully explored it yet – the Bing team has released a detailed blog post describing all the new features of Bing available on Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango). Here’s a rundown of the new features that […]
The HTC TITAN has yet to be released in this side of the world, but it has just been released in the UK. Thanks to the power of YouTube and folks over at TechnoBuffalo, we get to witness one of the first few unboxing videos for this upcoming Windows Phone device from HTC. Just in case you forgot, the recently announced HTC TITAN is HTC’s Mango phone with a large […]
Microsoft released its Mango update for Windows Phone devices last week, and it looks like the company could already be gearing up to release the next big update for its mobile operating system. According to reports online, Microsoft Thailand’s Managing Director, Birathon Kasemsri Na Ayudhayay; the company is set to launch its “biggest consumer brand campaign” later this year and was quoted as saying: “[Microsoft] plans to collaborate with global […]
Earlier we reported that the Mango update for Windows Phone has apparently been rolled out a lot faster than expected, and has apparently been sent out to 50% of Windows Phone users around the world. At the rate they’re going, it looks like Microsoft may not even need four weeks to do a complete rollout as they had initially planned. The bad news is that just like the NoDo update, […]
Even though the Windows Phone Mango update was released last week and you haven’t received your Windows Phone Mango update today – don’t worry. Microsoft hasn’t even pushed out the update to the whole world yet. According to them, as of today – Microsoft has only made Windows Phone 7.5 available to 50% of the world. And even though it’s available to 50% of the world, there’s still no guarantee […]
The Mango update for Windows Phone devices started rolling out last week, and it looks like companies are starting to update their apps for the operating system as well. HTC has updated its HTC Hub app with a revised user interface and additional functionality. One of the main points about the new version is that it the app now makes use of the typical Windows Phone 7 panorama UI, which […]
It looks like those of you who have been holding out for a Nokia Windows Phone device might be rewarded for your patience. The folks over at MyNokiaBlog recently received an email from an anonymous tipster with details concerning the upcoming Nokia Windows Phone devices. In the email were the specs for the Nokia SeaRay, Saber and a new phone unheard of before: Ace.