A fresh update is now available for WhatsApp for Windows Phone, heralding the return of text statuses that WhatsApp promised just last week....
What, if anything, keeps bringing you back to Windows Mobile? There is currently a lively discussion going on in our forum, all started with a simple statement by member ak_r7: "I keep coming back to Windows Phone." ak_r7 brings up some...Show More Summary
VAIO, freed from the Sony yoke, made one ropey-looking Android phone all on its own. Then, learning several lessons, it made a gorgeous, machined slab of aluminum that, unfortunately, ran Windows Phone 10. Now, like practically all other phone makers, its changing tack, introducing the VAIO Phone A: an identical phone that's running Android 6.0. Source: Engadget Japanese
Foundbite made its debut as a Windows Phone specific social network a few years back, and now it is shutting down. In a message to users, the Foundbite’s James Mundy explains: We wanted to enable people to share the sounds of the world around them, by capturing memories and experiences in a way only sound can. […]
There appears to be a movement in Germany at the moment towards using Windows Phone in law enforcement as part of an effort to eradicate paperwork and increase police time on the beat. We have seen several police forces in Germany adopt Windows 10 Mobile and the UWP app platform, and the latest to join […]
Microsoft today announced that the Microsoft Translator app will be deprecated on older versions of Windows from March 20th. This change affects Windows 8, Windows Phone 7.1 and Windows Phone 8. Microsoft will remove the app from their respective stores and already installed versions will stop functioning on April 30, 2017. However, Microsoft Translator will […]
Inquisitr previously reported that the Surface Phone’s release date has been delayed, and a different Windows Phone by Microsoft will take its place this year. The revelation is a surprise to mobile enthusiasts, as this is the first time that such a plan was heard. Show More Summary
Should the Surface Phone run full Windows 10, or Windows 10 Mobile? We say Mobile, and this is why. The Surface Phone, however mythical it may be, is a popular topic among Microsoft, Surface and Windows Phone fans. To many, it's Microsoft's...Show More Summary
We reported a few weeks ago that Fitbit was collecting users for a closed beta to test the Call and SMS notification feature in Windows 10 Mobile after recent Creators Update improvements added support for the Bluetooth GATT server profile. Now on their support forums Fitbit has announced that the beta is now live. Those […]
Slack beta app for Windows Phone devices was updated yesterday in Windows Store to version 2017.314.0.0 with bug fixes. This update fixes the live tile bug which used to keep your most recent mention on display. Also, opening push notifications from thread replies no longer throws an error message. Find the full change log below. […]
A fresh update is available for the Slack beta app on Windows Phone....
Kantar has released its latest monthly report on the state of the smartphone market, covering the 3-month period ending in January....
Many are eagerly awaiting Facebook’s new Messenger Day feature’s arrival on Windows Phone, as it would provide a widely used Snapchat-like alternative on Windows Phone. Messenger Day works exactly like how Snapchat Stories, Instagram Stories, and WhatsApp Status work: you can posts pictures and videos from your day on Messenger with emojis, text, drawing and more. […]
While we are all eagerly awaiting Facebook’s new Messenger Day feature, which would give Windows users a Snapchat alternative on an actually widely used platform, Facebook had another treat in store for us. The company has just activated Polls for some Facebook Messenger users, meaning users are now able to create and post polls, and […]
Steadfast Windows Store supporter Game Troopers has brought a new game to Windows and Windows Phone users. The Great Wobo Escape is a fast-paced stealth and action game full of puzzles, deadly enemies, hidden passages, dangerous traps and tricky hazards. Alone and unarmed, your only chance is to hide in shadows, use the environment to your favor […]
Despite the struggles that Windows phones have endured, there are millions of consumers who are still using, loving and hanging onto the platform. Unfortunately, there are precious few Windows phones on the market for fans with aging devices to move on to when these devices inevitably need to be replaced. Show More Summary
The Surface Phone’s release date is taking a backseat, according to reports, in order to make way for a different Windows 10 Phone this year. The rumor comes from a self-claimed former employee of a Microsoft contractor, who says that...Show More Summary
There was a time when Windows Phones held around 45% market share in USA. That was obviously a long time ago, and since Comscore stopped publishing their numbers in April last year it has been difficult to know just how many Windows Phones were still in use in the USA. Now in a surprise data […]
There's 0.1 percent of us left, but that 0.1 is still a decent number of people. Why are you still using your Windows phone? It's clear that at this point: the only people left using Windows phones are crazy people. I'm a crazy person, and I'm happy to admit that. Show More Summary
Birthday Hub, a nifty little Windows 10 universal app (also on Windows Phone 8.1) for keeping track of birthdays and anniversaries, is now completely free....