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Nokia Lumia Icon & Lumia 930 Review: Windows Phone, Premium
Apr 28, 2014 - in Reviews
We took Nokia's Lumia Icon for a month-long test to really experience life with the company's flagship Windows Phone 8-based platform. Some of the benchmark results from this Snapdragon 800-powered powerhouse may surprise you.
Archos Could Give You Another Choice in Windows Phone
Feb 6, 2014 - in News
Archos confirms that a Windows Phone is a possibility.
PowerA Intros New MOGA Android, WP8 Controllers at E3
Jun 10, 2013 - in News
These new controllers will power your connected device.
New Windows Phone Update Doesn't Sound Like WP 8.1
May 15, 2013 - in News
Windows Phone 8 will receive a small update later this summer.
Our 20 Favorite Apps For Your Windows Phone 8 Device
May 9, 2013 - in Picture Story
Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 is picking up more support from the software development community. After trading in an iPhone for a Lumia 920, and then turning that in for an HTC Windows 8X, he compiled a list of the top apps installed on his phone.
Windows 8 Phone Camera App To Be Upgraded by Nokia
Apr 23, 2013 - in News
Windows Phone 8 native camera app to be outclassed by Nokia.
Microsoft: Surface Phone Not Coming Anytime Soon
Apr 18, 2013 - in News
Microsoft doesn't see the need to launch a branded smartphone when HTC and Nokia are doing a fine job.
Microsoft Rolling Out Two-Step Security Option
Apr 17, 2013 - in News
Windows Account users can soon use a two-step verification method to secure their data.
Nokia Lumia 620 Set to Launch Next Week
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor and 512 MB of RAM.
Vodafone to Get Lumia 920 in Early 2013
Dec 21, 2012 - in News
Lumia 920 will join Nokia's Windows Phone 8 line in the new year.
Huawei Confirms Ascend D2, W1 Smartphones For CES
Dec 19, 2012 - in News
Chinese smartphone manufacturer believes one of its smartphones will top Apple and Samsung during latter stages of 2013.
Ballmer Could Be Out if Windows 8 Tanks, Analysts Say
Dec 17, 2012 - in News
The New York Post suggests that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer may be out if Windows 8 fails.
Google Not Building Additional Windows 8, WP8 Apps For Now
Dec 13, 2012 - in News
Google currently has no plans to develop apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
Won’t Sell Entry-Level Windows Phone 8S in U.S.
Dec 3, 2012 - in News
Higher-end 8X will receive company's focus.
Microsoft Surface Smartphone Heading to China First?
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
Chinese electronics chain Suning will reportedly get the Surface smartphone first.
Microsoft Shifting to Annual Updates with "Windows Blue"
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
Microsoft is reportedly shifting to yearly updates for both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8, a plan supposedly codenamed "Blue".
Rumor: Microsoft, Amazon to Release Smartphones in 2013
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
Foxconn has reportedly received smartphone orders from both Amazon and Microsoft.
Windows Phone 8 Huawei Ascend W3 Leaked in Screenshot
Nov 17, 2012 - in News
Chinese firm said to be preparing several Windows Phone 8 devices.
Verizon Opens Pre-Orders for WP8 Phones from HTC, Nokia
Nov 8, 2012 - in News
Starting Friday, Verizon customers can pre-purchase the Windows Phone 8X by HTC and the Nokia Lumia 822.
Rumor: Verizon May Cancel or Delay Own Windows Phone 8
Oct 19, 2012 - in News
Verizon may drop Windows Phone 8 support because it can't remotely manage the devices.
T-Mobile Lands LG Optimus L9, Nokia Lumia 810
Oct 9, 2012 - in News
T-Mobile announced the upcoming arrival of two smartphones, one of which is an exclusive.
Nokia's Smartphone Strategist Leaves Company
Oct 8, 2012 - in News
Ilari Nurmi leaves Nokia after a disappointing reveal of the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 last month.
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Launching Just Before Halloween
Oct 4, 2012 - in News
Microsoft is reportedly now sending out invitations to a launch event taking place in San Francisco.
Rumor: Google Wants Nexus 7 in Smartphone Format
Oct 4, 2012 - in News
Google is reportedly extending its Nexus brand to more than one smartphone as part of its promise not to offer preferential treatment to Motorola.
Rumor: Microsoft Working on Surface Phone Too
Oct 3, 2012 - in News
A Microsoft Surface smartphone may be in the works as well, hitting store shelves in the first half of 2013.
Huawei May Create Its Own Smartphone OS
Sep 27, 2012 - in News
Huawei works on its own mobile operating system in case things don't work out with Google or Microsoft.
Microsoft Finally Previewing Windows Phone 8 SDK
Sep 13, 2012 - in News
Microsoft is only previewing the SDK because there are features the company doesn't want to publicly reveal just yet.
Nokia's Lumia 920, 820 to Feature Wireless Charging
Sep 4, 2012 - in News
It's never too late for leaked photos.
Microsoft, Nokia Schedule Windows Phone Event for Sept. 5
Aug 16, 2012 - in News
Is Nokia preparing to show us its Windows 8 wares?
Nokia Could Announce WP8 Phones as Early as September
Aug 7, 2012 - in News
It sounds like Nokia is busy working on some new Windows Phone devices.