Nokia's entry-level Lumia 635 is a solid little phone, especially when you consider just how inexpensive it is. It is among the first to run Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 platform, which shines on this tiny titan.
There's a new BBM app for Windows Phone, bringing the messaging service to all three major mobile platforms (sorry BlackBerry.) If only it were 2009: BlackBerry releases a BBM app for Windows Phone originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading….
Only yesterday Microsoft officially announced the Windows Phone 8.1 Update and today some more details emerged about what is coming as part of the update. Internet Explorer was bumped to version 11 with the release of Windows Phone 8.1 which brought a lot more compatibility and speed over its predecessor IE 10. Show More Summary
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AT&T today said Windows Phone 8.1 is now available to the Nokia Lumia 925 and Lumia 520. The update, which can be downloaded and installed over the air, adds Cortana, Action Center, and more Start screen flexibility, among many other enhancements.
In a rather amusing change, Microsoft has decided to make their Windows Phone user-agent identify as Apple’s iPhone Safari browser. Essentially, browser communicate with webpages using a special identifier to tell the servers what kind of browser they are using. This is how websites distinguish between desktop and mobile versions of sites. Show More Summary
Have a Windows Phone and crave access to BlackBerry's famed messaging app? Today's your lucky day. Announced in a video posted today, BBM is now exiting beta to become available for download in the Windows Phone store. The company said it spent...
Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: In earnings news, 3D Systems (DDD) is down on its disappointing second quarter and light earnings forecast. Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) was also losing ground on its second quarter. Sony (SNE) was jumping 5% on a surprise first-quarter profit, helped by its PS4. Samsung Electronics (005930KS) reported a [...]
Following a brief stint in private beta, BlackBerry has today announced that its popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) app is now available for all Windows Phone 8 users. The company said it has tried to pick up on Windows Phone’s own specific...Show More Summary
BlackBerry and Microsoft today announced the immediate availability of BBM for the Windows Phone platform. BBM is being offered as a beta, but it includes many of the features available to the Android and iOS versions of the app. BBM...Show More Summary
Also, Nintendo continues to struggle, new Samsung smartphones are incoming, the LG 5K TV you can’t afford, Sony rejects EA Access, and Windows Phone 8.1 inspires a brilliant fan-made trailer. Is The Tablet Boom Coming To An End? According to the CEO of U.S. Show More Summary
Shazam has already covered ground on mobile platforms such as iOS, Android and Windows Phone 8, but now it is prepared to bring its media identification software to more devices. And it all starts with Apple's line of personal computers. The newly...
A couple of months ago, Microsoft consummated its second-biggest acquisition by buying Nokia for $7.2 billion. Earlier this month it announced it was laying off half of Nokia's employees, 12,500 people. Internet pundits, as they are wont to do, have started questioning why Microsoft needs Windows Phone at all. Show More Summary