Windows Phone grows ...

Euroset, the go to store for mobile phones and other electronic devices in Russia, has just released some numbers revealing that Windows Phone has once again retained the title of fastest growing OS year over year. Windows Phone OS has grown 313% in terms of shipments, 274% in terms of...

What’s in your...

I’ll be the first to admit that my experience with the Apple or Android ecosystems is limited as a whole with just some basic time spent with any of their devices individually. This is by choice. I have assisted people with their devices on a number of occasions and made recommendations...

Zune classic Audiosu...

Zune veterans might have some pleasant memories when hearing of the name Audiosurf, it was one of the few games we actually received! Fans of the game will be happy to know that the creator of the game has just announced a sequel to the music/rhythm game with Tron like graphics. The new game...

Microsoft at CES 201...

  Hey Everyone, I’m Darren. Microsoft @ CES 2013 -One Post- Let’s Go. Surface RT gets jail broken and Microsoft seemingly couldn’t be happier. To remind the world they are completely irrelevant, Sprint announced that Windows Phone 8 is finally worth of their...

Windows Phone is now...

Microsoft’s Uphill Battle It has been a long time coming but Windows Phone has now become the third most popular platform. Forbes reports that Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform has surpassed Rim and is now seeing sells of 2.7% of all purchases in the United States, a sign...

Gnomio First Smart W...

Smart watches seem to be the trend lately and the latest entries of these devices is Windows Phone friendly. Meet Gnomio, a smart watch that notifies you through Bluetooth connectivity when you receive calls, emails and messages. Gnomio come in two different models, Gnomio Fresh which is the...

Alpha Jax Makes its ...

If you happen to miss it, AlphaJax was scheduled to appear as an Xbox Live Arcade game for Windows Phone last week. That day came and went without any sight of the game hitting the Microsoft Store. Well, it appears that things have panned out and now the game is available for download from...

Reaction of the Wind...

Today, through the Windows Phone Blog, Microsoft announced the release of the Windows Phone 7.8 update for Windows Phone 7.5 devices. The update will be rolling out in the near future, more specifically early 2013. As stated by Terry Myerson, Corporate Vice President of the Windows Phone...

Cyber Monday Deal On...

Those of you shopping online for a good deal might want to head on over to T-mobile.com for their Cyber Monday sales. Today you’ll have the option of getting either the Lumia 810 or HTC 8X for free on contract. Both phones, or course, come with Microsoft’s new OS, Windows Phone 8....

Free Purity Headsets...

Nokia is giving away free Purity Headsets by Monster to any recent Lumia buyers. All you need is to do is send in your receipt of your purchase, UPC/barcode, and fill out this form on the Nokia Holiday website. If you have any further questions a number is listed below on the site with...

Mirror’s Edge ...

Mirrors Edge just received a new update which most notably gives it an Xbox live banner. With the new banner comes the option to download the game for free on the Nokia collection. Lumia owners should hurry on quick and try to download the game as soon as possible just in case it was an error...

Rewards for Windows ...

With Windows Phone 8 becoming available to the masses this past Friday, it should be no surprise that Bing Rewards is now offering rewards for those who are upgrading to the new handsets. What are the available rewards? The rewards are prepaid cards for apps and games on the Windows Phone 8...

Xbox Music has arriv...

It seems that Microsoft hasn’t abandoned our loyalty to the Zune brand at all! Just today, as the launch of Xbox Music occurred, I received an email from Microsoft detailing the changes. Many of which are pretty fantastic. One of the biggest improvements that the average consumer will...

Pulling the Plug on ...

Xbox Music, the service that will be replacing Zune, is coming this fall. Previously, we didn’t quite know what that meant for Zune users, but a recent email has answered a few questions. “As we prepare for the exciting launch of Xbox Music later this fall, we want to make you...

Man recieves free Lu...

Having his car painted by Nokia! @skooal (also known as Damien) offered to have his car painted for a free Lumia 900: @Nokia I will let you paint my car for a Lumia 900. I am serious.” – @skooal – aka Damien, from Wexford Nokia pounced on this opportunity; here is a video of their...

Unity Game Engine Su...

Finally Windows Phone is seeing some love from the developers of game engines! Due to the loosening of development restrictions in Windows Phone 8, the Unity Game Engine will, at last, support Microsoft’s mobile operating system. Of course, Windows 8 isn’t left out of the party...

Microsoft Reveals Ne...

  Finally! Microsoft has unvieled a new look for its company, reimagined from a logo that was last changed in 1987. Yeah, that’s right, 25 years ago! From the Microsoft’s official blog post: The Microsoft brand is about much more than logos or product names. We are lucky to...

Digitimes Predicts W...

Oh yes, it’s that time of the year, when Digitimes releases its predictions for the mobile operating system market! Digitimes’ August report envisions a 107.80% growth in Windows Phone for the rest of this year. In comparision, Android will grow 89.80% this year (down from 236.50%...

Will The Zune HD Be ...

This is rather an interesting bit of information. We contacted Zune support via Twitter for an update regarding our beloved Zune HD, and to an extent, all other Zune hardware devices. It seems that all the commotion and attention has been gathering around the earlier reveal of Xbox Music. How...

Update 7.10.8773.98 ...

Update 7.10.8773.98 was released for Windows Phone today. The “big deal” about this update is that it enables users to attach not just one picture, video, audio note, or ringtone, but multiple pictures, videos, audio notes, or ringtones. Of course, you can mix and match any of...

Amazing Microsoft Re...

The internet is full of passionate and creative individuals and while wondering aimlessly across the web I managed to find some amazing concepts of what appears to be a Microsoft image reboot, and boy do these images look good. Check out the full photoset of the art by Andrew Kim at his...

W.I.N.C.O. PhoContro...

Back in the old days, when Windows Mobile was still alive, there were a plethora of options to control a Windows Mobile device with a Windows PC (even some official ones by Microsoft!). Of course, Windows Phone changed all that due to its closed nature. W.I.N.C.O decided to take matters into...

Trusted Platform Mod...

Currently, Microsoft’s presence in the mobile enterprise sector is lagging far behind its competitors. This is largely due to two reasons, consumer mindshare (a large percent of people don’t have the will to bring in a Windows Phone to the office) and device security. Apple and Google have...

This Week’s Xb...

This week’s treat on the mobile front is Super Monkey Ball 2. Improving from the original version, Super Monkey Ball 2 offers better graphics, one more world, and 15 more stages than the original Super Monkey Ball. Are you guys buying? Let’s hope this version doesn’t have the...

Windows Phone 8 will...

Windows Phone 8 will include NFC support, Microsoft announced today at the Windows Phone Summit, which will allow for endusers to pay for merchandise from their phone. But NFC on Windows Phone will also allow users to play peer to peer games between phones and Windows 8. Joe Belfiore today...