Rumors Suggest 41-Megapixel Lumia EOS Launching at Nokia’s May Event


Originally, it was believed that Nokia would be launching the Lumia 928 and a variant of that phone called the Lumia 925 for GSM markets, but fresh rumors suggest that the company could be using the same media event to launch a 41-megapixel PureView Lumia EOS smartphone running on Windows Phone 8. The media event […]

Facebook For Windows Phone Beta Ditches Metro UI


Microsoft wants anyone who isn’t afraid of being a guinea pig and want new Facebook features on their Windows Phone to test the beta version of Facebook for WIndows Phone. Facebook for Windows Phone Beta adds Facebook features like high-resolution photos and Timeline that iOS and Android users already have, but Windows Phones users were […]

Instagram Coming to Windows Phone 8 When Lumia 928 Launches?


Popular Facebook-owned photo sharing service Instagram may launch its app for Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 platform alongside the launch of Nokia’s new Lumia 928. New rumors suggest that the app, which has long been rumored for the platform, would arrive alongside several other apps this spring, including Temple Run 2 and Jetpack Joyride. Rumors of […]

Microsoft Wants Fanboys to Stop Fighting and Switch to Windows Phones


In its latest Windows Phone 8 ad, Microsoft implores iPhone and Galaxy fans to stop fighting and switch to Windows Phone. Missing in the ad: any explaining why users should do that. The ad pits iPhone and Samsung Galaxy users against each other at a wedding, iPhone users on one side of the aisle, Samsung […]

Server Logs Reveal Four Possible New Windows Phone Devices


Server logs collected by an independent developer of Windows Phone apps might have revealed four new Windows Phone devices coming from Huawei, Samsung, and Nokia. After examining their recent server logs, the developers of Love Wallpaper HD, came across four devices whose model numbers don’t match up to any current Windows Phone device already being […]

Verizon Lumia 928 Launch Date Rumored for April 25th

The Lumia 928 is thought to be lighter and thinner than the Lumia 920.

While Verizon still hasn’t clued consumers in on the details of its rumored Windows Phone 8 powered Nokia Lumia 928, the rumor mill is still hard at work and today, it has produced a new rumor that claims that Verizon may be announcing the phone next week with a release date coming a few weeks […]

First Alleged Nokia Lumia Catwalk Photos Surface

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Thanks to leaked images, we’re now getting our first visuals of what the Nokia Lumia Catwalk possibly looks like. Pictures of a Nokia device, which is said to be the Catwalk, first appeared today on Sina Weibo, a Chinese social network, according to WPCentral. If authentic, the device seems to be made of two materials, though we […]

Windows Phone Exec Confirms No Surface Phone

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone exec Terry Myerson spoke at All Things D‘s conference and once again clarified that his company will not enter the phone hardware space in releasing a Surface Phone. Microsoft had previously denied reports that it would manufacture a Surface phone after the company had entered the PC space with its hybrid Surface RT and […]

LinkedIn Windows Phone App Update Delivers New Features


LinkedIn is issuing an update for its application on Windows Phone, bringing new features that help that application make better use of Windows Phone 8’s unique features. According to a post on the Windows Phone Blog, LinkedIn 1.5 brings with it the ability to received automatic notifications on the application’s Live Tile in addition to […]

Skype for Windows Phone Leaves Beta


Skype for Windows Phone is now ready for consumption. Earlier today the Microsoft owned company released an updated version of its Windows Phone 8 client. While there’s little in the way of new features for users updating, today’s update of Skype lists it’s version number at 2.5, instead of the preview status it had just […]

Microsoft Plans for Windows Phone Phablets in Future Major OS Update


We’ve reported recently that 1080p full HD resolution displays will be coming to the next major Windows Phone OS update, also known as GDR3, and now we are hearing that the same update may allow manufacturers to create larger Windows Phone devices. The latest software tweaks will enable Microsoft and its OEM hardware partners to […]

Windows Phone 8 To Support 1080p Displays This Year?


A new report claims Windows Phone 8 will support 1080p displays by the end of 2013. Sources talking to The Verge claim support for new displays will come to Windows Phone 8 in the upcoming General Distribution Release 3 sometime later this year. The update will let Windows Phone manufacturers create phones with 1080p display and screens […]

Samsung ATIV Odyssey Review: Budget Windows Phone 8 on Verizon

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The Samsung ATIV Odyssey is a budget Windows Phone 8 smartphone on Verizon Wireless which competes more with budget Android devices like the LG Lucid 2 and Droid RAZR M than other Windows Phone 8 devices like the HTC 8X. Samsung focuses specifically on a low-cost device with a plastic design that doesn’t look or feel as nice […]

Nokia’s Lumia 928 Does the ‘Catwalk’ on T-Mobile’s 4G LTE Network?


It looks like Verizon Wireless won’t be the only carrier to offer Nokia’s much-rumored flagship Lumia 928 Windows Phone 8 smartphone as T-Mobile is said to also offer a variant of the device. Originally known by its ‘Catwalk‘ code name, the device features similar specs to the current Lumia 920 flagship offered exclusively on AT&T’s […]

Does Windows Blue = Windows + Windows Phone in One Software?


According to the latest speculations about the forthcoming Windows Blue software release from Microsoft, it appears that the company may be looking to merge Windows, the desktop OS, and Windows Phone, the mobile operating system, into one software package. Windows Blue is said to be developed independently of the Windows team and will reportedly help […]

Leaked Press Photo of Lumia 928 Emerges with Verizon Branding, Xenon Flash


The Lumia 928 has been, until now, like a fabled tech unicorn. However, it’s presence has been confirmed by the latest leaked press images, posted on Twitter by famed leakster @evleaks, showing Verizon’s branding on the front and rear surfaces as well as an LED and a Xenon flash. Moreover, the more straight edges and angular […]

Lumia 920 Image Stabilization Takes on Galaxy S3 in New Ad

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A new Windows Phone 8 ad shows the strengths of the camera in the Nokia Lumia 920 over the Samsung Galaxy S3. The latest Windows Phone Challenge ad, like another recent ad, demonstrated the features of the camera in the Nokia Lumia 920 in an attempt to show what it does better than Samsung’s Galaxy […]

Fake Instagram Windows Phone App Teases Users

Fake Instagram for Windows Phone

Instagram is finally available in the Windows Phone Store, though users can’t actually download the app because it’s a fake. WP Central first spotted the fake app, which went live in the Windows Phone Store yesterday. The app screenshots show a Metro-influenced design for the service which looks nothing like Instagram apps on other platforms. There’s […]