Sony Joins Windows Phone Party, First Handset Lands In July

Microsoft is very keen on getting more big names inside its Windows Phone ecosystem. Back in 2012 it had Nokia, HTC, Sony and ZTE; nowadays its essentially just Nokia flying the Windows Phone flag. But there is light on the horizon –– Sony might be joining the fray. And this has…

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Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 and Cortana At BUILD

Microsoft’s BUILD conference has just kicked off with its keynote and the company wasted no time unveiling the hotly anticipated Windows Phone 8.1, along with the equally anticipated Cortana personal assistant. Microsoft outlined three interface updates for Windows Phone 8.1 – the Action Centre, lock screen customisation and further enhancements…

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Nokia Lumia 630 and 635 Unveiled, Windows Phone 8.1 Included

Nokia has unveiled three handsets following Microsoft’s BUILD conference including the Lumia 630, Lumia 635 and Lumia 930. The Nokia Lumia 630 and 635 are very similar smartphones and both aim to take over the budget handset space. Both come with Windows Phone 8.1 at launch and have a 1.2GHz…

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Windows Malware Gets Sophisticated, Targets Android

Windows continues to be the most popular and hence most attacked operating system on the planet. But mobile operating systems, namely, Google’s Android OS, have also been getting plenty of attention, too. And like all nasty infections, without treatment, things are only going to get worse.     Various kinds of…

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Microsoft Windows Phone Free For Some Manufacturers

Rumours have been circulating that Microsoft is considering offering its Windows Phone platform to phone manufacturers without charging a license fee in a bid to encourage more to use it. But, this seemed to be put on the back burner when Nokia announced its Android handsets, the Nokia X range.…

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PlayStation Network App Coming To Windows Phone?

Leaked images suggest Sony is limbering up to launch its PlayStation Network application on Windows Phone. [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”content_full_width”,”fid”:”30079″,”attributes”:{“alt”:””,”class”:”media-image”,”height”:”341″,”typeof”:”foaf:Image”,”width”:”620″}}]] According to reports the application was built by Microsoft and could debut at Build 2014 in April. The leaked images were obtained by WMPowerUser and show a trio of menu settings from the…

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