Much of what made Windows Phone special was due to Nokia’s efforts, and even though the company has been through a number of convolutions recently, they are finally back in the phone business and want to bring some of that same magic back to their Android devices. To that end, HMD, the company that are […] Read More: Nokia snatch back their iconic Lumia Camera user interface
It's not easy being a Windows phone user sometimes. There are good days. And there are bad days. The Lumia 950 is getting on a bit now, but it's still one of the few high-end Windows 10 Mobile smartphones you can actually use. However, it's not all rosy for one member of the Windows Central Forums, named "Henry Linc." ...
Microsoft Teams recently picked up fairly major updates on Android and iOS. Along with Android and iPhone, the Windows Phone app for Microsoft Teams has also been updated with new features this week. While the updates on Android and iOS are much bigger, the update for Windows Phone users introduces some much needed features. Show More Summary
Microsoft added music video support to Groove Music on Windows PCs, phones and the Xbox a few months back, and now the firm is emphasising this feature on artist pages. Now, you’ll be able to see which artists have music videos on their...Show More Summary
With the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft promised to offer a better experience for users with Android and iPhone devices. While the company’s personal assistant already offers some really cool cross-device experiences for Windows 10 users on Android and iOS, Redmond was supposed to take things a step further with the new Timeline feature. Show More Summary
Microsoft Corp. has announced its latest Windows 10 Build for Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. Build 16251 brings new features like cross-device web-browsing between phones and personal computers, new voice commands for Cortana and more. Show More Summary
Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with the ability to send links from your Android phone to your PC, as well as Cortana, reboot, input, Edge, and gaming improvements. This is the eighth build of the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, which is slated to arrive later this year (likely […]
Microsoft is acting on its promise to make PCs and phones live in harmony. It just posted a Windows 10 Insider Preview (on the Fast ring) that introduces the first batch of features integrating Windows with your mobile devices. If you have an Android phone, you can link it to your PC to continue your web browsing on the bigger screen. Show More Summary
Take the gameplay of Super NES hit Starfox and the look and sound of 1980s sci-fi movie Tron and you get GRIDD: Retroenhanced, a trippy arcade shooter for Xbox One from Italian developer Antab and Kongregate. GRIDD has some fantastic old-school gameplay, but it might be a little too light on modes and extras. ...
Linked phones can send web pages to a PC, and more features are coming. During the Microsoft Build conference, we learned that Microsoft was working on clever ways to link your phone with your Windows 10 PC. The latest insider buildShow More Summary
Want to take your home lighting up a notch by adding some that are smart? Here's what to use with Windows 10. Be it a PC, tablet or a phone you're planning to use the most, the good news is that it's very much achievable to get your home filled out with the latest in smart lighting. Show More Summary
The best Windows phone you can currently buy is certainly the HP Elite x3 and if you're in the UK it just got a little more appealing. ...
Should a Surface phone launch sooner rather than later, or should Microsoft take its time? Even though a Surface phone has no concrete evidence towards its existence, Windows phone fans can't help but talk about what they'd hope to see if/when Microsoft ultimately decided to release a Surface branded phone. Show More Summary
This week on the Windows Central Podcast: Shoddy branding, Redstone 3 development and full Windows 10 on phones In this episode of the Windows Central Podcast, Daniel Rubino and Zac Bowden discuss Microsoft's terrible naming strategy...Show More Summary
Windows 10 Mobile has effectively devolved into a mere testing ground for features destined for a future of full Windows on ARM device, and Windows phone fans, you're the beta testers. With just over 20 percent of the less than one percent...Show More Summary
The 1980s were a very different time in the world. People called each other on house phones, played board games together, read Victorian literature by candlelight, fetched water from the town well, and sat by the window to wait for their...Show More Summary
If you need to get out of a boring meeting or just want to look incredibly popular, this fun app will sort you out! It's from Liquid Daffodil, a name that long-term users of Windows phones will surely recognize. It's called Phoney+ and on the face of it looks pretty simple, but it's well made and actually pretty fun to use. Show More Summary
We have seen on occasion that Microsoft’s OEMs are more enthusiastic about their Windows phone products that Microsoft themselves, and while for Microsoft Windows Phone is now immaterial, it seems Windows OEM HP is still seeing a future for products based on the OS. Show More Summary
Alcatel’s flagship Windows Phone, the Alcatel Idol 4 Pro is now on sale in more parts of Europe. The device is priced like a typical flagship device, with prices starting at 531 Euros. The handset itself isn’t bad, featuring a metalShow More Summary