Articles about Windows Phone 8 (page 8)

Samsung ATIV S Review
This Samsung ATIV S Review looks at nearly all aspects of this smartphone, including its design, photography, performance and battery life.

Instagram Competitor Molome Will Be Arriving On Windows Phone 8
There are probably a few Windows Phone users who are bummed that Instagram is missing on their phones. The good news is that if you absolutely must take grunge-y photos of your meals, perhaps an Instagram competitor might be worth taking a look at. App Molome has been confirmed by its founder (via WPCentral) to be arriving on Windows Phone 8 devices, although there is no word on when it […]

Spotify Beta Pumping Out Tunes On Windows Phone 8 Today
Ever since Spotify debuted in the U.S. back in the summer of 2011, it’s been slowly taking over every platform it can think of by publishing its app on anything and everything with a connection to the Internet. Up until now, Windows Phone 8 owners have been left out in the dark as Spotify published an iOS and Android version of its application, to then move on to set-top-boxes and media […]

Microsoft And Samsung To Team Up For Windows Phone For Businesses
Microsoft has partnered up extensively in the past with manufacturers such as Nokia and HTC to help push out Windows Phone 8 devices, and it looks like it might be Samsung’s turn, at least in a larger capacity than what they are doing right now. According to Rikke Rasmussen, head of B2B marketing for Windows Phone, he has revealed that Microsoft and Samsung will be getting down to business and […]


Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Reference Design Arriving This Year?
The good people over at Digitimes, who has had a track record of rumors which were spotty at best with its fair share of hits and misses, did mention that there is a possibility of Microsoft working on a Windows Phone 8 reference design alongside chipset vendors Qualcomm, with the whole idea behind this move to attract additional smartphone OEMs in China. The new smartphone OEMs will, of course, have […]

Nokia Drive+ Beta Now Available For All Windows Phone 8 Users
Are you frustrated at the fact that Noka Drive+, Nokia’s useful turn-by-turn navigation app, is still in beta and is only exclusive to the Lumia? Well, Microsoft and Nokia wants the rest of the Windows Phone 8 population to enjoy it. Beginning today, the beta version of Nokia Drive+ is now available for free to all Windows Phone 8 customers in the U.S., U.K., and Canada. Note that the app […]

Sprint HTC Windows Phone 8 Device Spotted Through FCC Approval
Earlier this month, Sprint announced they would begin to offer Windows Phone 8 devices on its platform from smartphone manufacturers Samsung and HTC that would be considered “current” phones. The month isn’t even over yet and we’re starting to hear about one of the first Windows 8 devices hitting the FCC, and it’s from one of the manufacturers Sprint announced earlier this month, HTC.The HTC PL80110 has already made its way […]

Portico Update For Nokia Lumia 820 And 920 Goes Global
Good news to those who have been waiting for some time for the Portico update to arrive on the Nokia Lumia 820 as well as the Lumia 920 – it seems that a global rollout is on its way thank to what Nokia Community Manager Micheals has written in the Nokia Forums. A Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8 software update providing performance enhancements for the Nokia Lumia 820 and Nokia […]

Windows Phone 8 Gets New SNES Emulator
There is a new SNES emulator in town, and this time around, it would cater for the folks who have Windows Phone 8 as the operating system of choice. It is said that early impressions of this emulator have proved to be extremely favorable, where performance has been rated to be excellent. Perhaps this is because there is the little issue of the SNES emulator taking advantage of native code, […]

LG Reportedly Considering Windows Phone 8 Devices
When it comes to Windows Phone, it’s safe to say that most minds turn to either Nokia or HTC these days. Well if you’re looking for a bit more variety, it seems that you might be able to add LG to that list because according to a report by The Korea Times, it seems that LG is interested in returning to the Windows Phone scene with a Windows Phone 8 […]

Sprint's Windows Phone 8 Lineup Will Be "Current"
Ever since Sprint announced that they would be offering Windows Phone 8 devices by Samsung and HTC in their portfolio in the near future, many have been speculating as to what these phones might be. Some have speculated that perhaps these phones from Samsung and HTC could be the Samsung ATIV S and the HTC Windows Phone 8X respectively, and while both these phones are pretty decent in their own […]

The Ascend W1 Is Huawei's First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone
[CES 2013] It’s another day here at CES 2013 and Huawei is taking the wraps off its first ever Windows Phone 8 smartphone called the Ascend W1. The Huawei Ascend W1 features a 4-inch IPS LCD display with a 480 x 800 resolution, and it is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230 processor and an Adreno 305 GPU. The Ascend W1 packs a 1950 mAh battery which, […]

Skype For Windows Phone 8 2.1 Changes Detailed
Yesterday, we brought you word of a new version of Skype for Windows Phone 8, and while there were no official changelog listed, the entire update was available for the entire world to download. Which is a good thing, of course. It is nice to know however, just what we are getting after the installation process, and we are glad to bring you word that the good folks over at […]

Skype For Windows Phone 8 Updated
Ever since Microsoft purchased Skype last year for a sizable chunk of money, it was hoped that Skype for the Windows Phone platform would be a more integrated and fluid experience, and I am glad to say that it has been quite a decent ride so far. Microsoft intends to make life a whole lot better for everyone with the latest update to Skype for Windows Phone 8, where version […]