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Windows 8 Phone Might Be Getting Serious About Gaming Windows 8 Phone Might Be Getting Serious About Gaming

Windows 8 Phones are still not out yet, but support for the platform is growing. To be really successful, Microsoft is going to need to get game developers on board. People flock to iOS and Android for the gaming experience …

Windows Phone to Overtake BlackBerry by Thanksgiving Windows Phone to Overtake BlackBerry by Thanksgiving

While Windows Phone OS appears to be gaining a little traction in the smartphone market, BlackBerry OS usage is taking a nosedive, and has been for some time. A report by WMPoweruser, an independent Windows Phone enthusiast community, this weekend …

Windows Phone May Finally Climb Out Of Fourth Place By November Windows Phone May Finally Climb Out Of Fourth Place By November

Android and iOS – the two mobile operating systems are the centerpiece of any smartphone marketshare study. They are constantly battling for market supremacy with Android taking the top spot due to its proliferation across multiple devices. While its more …

Microsoft And Nokia Want To Steal The iPhone 5′s Thunder Microsoft And Nokia Want To Steal The iPhone 5′s Thunder
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It’s pretty much a guarantee that Apple is going to show off the iPhone 5 at an event on September 12. The device will go on sale soon after and will sell millions of units before the end of the …

Microsoft Encourages Windows Phone Development With New Web Site Microsoft Encourages Windows Phone Development With New Web Site
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On top of Windows 8, Microsoft is betting a lot on the success of Windows Phone 8. It’s their chance to break into the consumer market in a big way. Tablets are nice, but everybody has a phone. That’s why …

Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat
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In business, as in war, chess, and first dates, it’s always good to have an exit strategy, a backup plan to disentangle yourself if things go south. This backup plan is infinitely more important if you’re struggling. And Nokia is …

Windows Phone 8 May Be The Most Developer Friendly Phone On The Market Windows Phone 8 May Be The Most Developer Friendly Phone On The Market
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Apps are where it’s at in today’s economy. If you can make a great app, you are guaranteed a steady income and the benefit of working for yourself. Having an easy-to-use development ecosystem makes all the difference in attracting people …

Windows Phone 8 Unleashes a New Wave of Features Windows Phone 8 Unleashes a New Wave of Features

The Windows Phone Team is excited to bring us the new Windows Phone, number 8, as they so cleverly call it. They emphasize they are “resetting” their approach to mobile, whatever that means. Another point they emphasize is that Windows …

Microsoft Reveals Windows Phone 8, Snubs Current Windows Phones Microsoft Reveals Windows Phone 8, Snubs Current Windows Phones
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Microsoft today revealed its future smartphone platform: Windows Phone 8. The announcement came as part of the Windows Phone Developer Summit currently taking place in San Francisco. Joe Belfiore, head of the Windows Phone division at Microsoft, took to the …

Windows Phone 8 Announced…Twitter Blows Up Windows Phone 8 Announced…Twitter Blows Up

Today at the Windows Phone Developer Summit, Microsoft announced the Windows Phone 8. I can garner 2 things from this. Number one being that a lot of people who bought the WP7 3 months ago are pissed because there is …

Windows Phone 8 Users Get to Slack off With Draw Something, Words With Friends Windows Phone 8 Users Get to Slack off With Draw Something, Words With Friends

It won’t be all work and no play for the business-friendly Windows Phone 8. A pair of Zynga’s most popular mobile games, Draw Something and Words With Friends, will be arriving later this year on the just-announced Windows mobile platform. …

Windows Phone 8 Start Screen Is A Living Ecosystem Of Delight Windows Phone 8 Start Screen Is A Living Ecosystem Of Delight
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The iPhone was pretty cool when it launched. Apps were revolutionary and it changed how we interact with mobile devices. Android took it one step further by having Live wallpapers and widgets that move and delight with flashing colors. Surprisingly, …

Which Carriers Will Be Carrying Windows Phone 8? Which Carriers Will Be Carrying Windows Phone 8?

Microsoft is serious about ensuring the success of their Windows Phone series, and during the announcement of the Windows Phone 8, they were quick to reveal which carriers would be providing these phones to consumers, and if you’re already a …

Microsoft to Launch Apollo, Windows Phone 8 Microsoft to Launch Apollo, Windows Phone 8

Coming on the heels of their big Surface tablet announcement this week, Microsoft is holding another event today. This time, the company is discussing Windows Phones, and is expected to unveil their next mobile operating system. Codenamed Apollo, the OS …

Windows Phone 8 To Arrive By The End Of The Year? Windows Phone 8 To Arrive By The End Of The Year?
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As the release of the next iteration of Microsoft’s Windows operating system nears, a few major questions remain unanswered. Specifically, nobody quite knows when Windows 8 will be releasing to the public. Late summer seems a likely candidate, but no …

Windows Phone 8 Details Emerge Windows Phone 8 Details Emerge

The iPhone 5 may have to watch out if this Windows Phone 8 leak is to be believed. Pocket Now is claiming to have seen a video from Windows Phone manager Joe Belfiore that details the changes coming to Windows …