Windows 8 Gaming Rev...

Windows 8 has been detailed by Microsoft for a while now through their blog, Building Windows 8, but what Microsoft has never given a word about is the gaming aspects of Windows 8. Little hints and leaks have dropped from Microsoft from time to time and we are all expecting some type of Xbox...

PODCASTS! Gets an Up...

Last year we showcased an app called PODCASTS!, a free, ad supported podcast app (or paid if you didn’t want ads). The app is a great way to keep up with you favorites podcast by letting you download and manage your podcast feeds and episodes. Although it was pretty handy at these...

Smoked By Windows Ph...

Remember the Smoked by Windows Phone Challenge that Ben the PC guy was doing at CES, no? Well here is the story at CES Ben the PC guy was challenging people into a contest to see which phone is the fastest. If you lost Ben would make you admit on camera that you lost to a Windows Phone and...

LG Miracle Reveals I...

Looking for a Miracle? Maybe this is one. Images are leaking around the internet of a new Windows Phone by LG. The LG Miracle pictured above is sporting a front-facing camera and five-megapixel camera in the rear. The phone itself looks like it was designed by HTC. The phone must still be in...

Now You Can Request ...

By now we are all familiar with Suggestion Box by Microsoft which lets us vote on what features we want to see available in future Windows Phone updates. The problem comes when we want specific apps for specific services. It really isn’t Microsoft’s job or place to make an app for every...

Skype on Windows Pho...

Skype and Microsoft have begun beta testing on a stand-alone Skype app for Windows Phone. Many sources have verified that Microsoft and Skype employees have been able to download a beta version of Skype for their Windows Phones. This stand-alone app is just a precursor to the full integration...

MWC, The Lumia 900 &...

The Lumia 900 was the darling of CES. It wasn’t just a darling, it gave Windows Phone the proverbial shot in the arm that the languishing OS needed. With its introduction at the Las Vegas trade show, the people salivating over its polycarbonate, single piece engineering probably would...

I, Windows Phone Feb08

I, Windows Phone

In 2009, the unthinkable happened to me. I went stupid and actively chose to spend $500+ on a new and strange cell phone called the G1. It was sometimes also known by its nom de plume, the “Google Phone.” This “Google Phone,” apparently, had such marvelous integration between Google...

First Wave of Window...

The Verge has discovered the launch titles for Windows 8. Hydro Thunder Toy Soldiers Reckless Racing Angry Birds Ilomilo Rocket Riot Full House Poker Tentacles Crash Course Ms Splosion Man Wordament All these games should be available by the time the “consumer preview...

Video: White Lumia 8...

http://youtu.be/c40oGxwaKV0 Nokia Netherlands has just revealed a White Lumia 800 model. The Lumia 800 family now consists of black, cyan, magenta and the just announced white. The white Lumia 800 will be coming to these European countries: UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,...

Windows Phone 8 R...

  Pocketnow claims to have possession of a leaked video in which Joe Belfiore, director of Windows Phone Program Management, details windows phone 8 features. The video of course was intended to be be used within Microsoft facilities. Here is a run down of a few features to...

An Argument for the Budget Carriers Feb01

An Argument for the ...

There is an argument to be made to cater to the budget conscious. As a platform, Windows Phone 7.5 has almost eschewed that silent portion of the population where contracts, monthly bills and premium phones don’t equate to a choice that would be economically viable for them....

Is a Front Facing Ca...

When the Nokia Lumia 800 was first announced, it was met with both excitement and disappointment. The Lumia 800 had it all. It had the looks and the software, but it lacked something that is believed to be standard on a high end phone – a front facing camera. Because the Lumia 800 was...

App Showcase: Roid B...

I have a new addiction. It’s called Roid Blaster. Just released into the app marketplace, Roid Blaster has quickly become my go-to game to kill time…even when I shouldn’t be killing any sort of time. That my friends, is a sign of quality gaming. When the need to have fun is...

Stack Pop Studios Lo...

If you’ve never had the chance to play Chromatic by Stack Pop Studios, well you should. The shooter is a creative, challenging game that you’d probably spend a good amount of time playing and enjoying. With that said, the team behind the project is looking to expand on the title,...

Windows Phone App Sh...

When Alpha Jax hit the Microsoft marketplace in the early stages of the mobile OS, people were smitten by its clean, friendly user interface, its ease of use, and the fact that it was a Scrabble clone with a heavy dose of quality thrown into it. Even though it borrowed heavily from the...

Skype App to Come Wi...

Here is more good news coming after the CES reveal of Nokia’s Lumia 900 (sporting a front facing camera, no less) and HTC’s Titan II. According to Paul Thurrott’s website a source within indicates that Skype will be ready and willing to appear in Windows Phone devices as...

Cnet Gives the Nokia...

As CES draws to a close, the post award ceremonies for various online mags covering the show start to come out. One of the bigger ones is Cnet.com’s Best of Show award, and this year in the smartphone category Nokia’s own Lumia 900 beat out other handsets like the Sony Ericsson...

Lenovo to release Wi...

It’s not often a leaked photo gets acknowledged positively by an OEM or that it receives anything more than: “Sorry, we cannot comment on future product releases.” Looks like the community caught a break with this interaction with Lenovo, though. Last month photos of a Lenovo Windows...

New Windows Phones R...

The floodgates have opened. Up for sale are the newly minted Windows Phone devices sporting Mango…err, Windows Phone 7.5. Out of the production lines and into stores comes the HTC Titan and Radar, and of course Samsung’s double Focus offering, the Flash and S. For those of you on...

Nokia Strong on Earl...

In an interview with Bloomberg, Stephen Elop reiterated the commitment that Nokia will undertake the U.S. market. As the newest Nokia phones have been revealed earlier this month, the talk now is when will Nokia release phones for the North American markets still waiting on the hotly...

Microsoft Windows Ph...

Android has a following comprised of both die hard fans and casual smartphone users. It offers both a user friendly interface and an everchanging marketplace of award winning applications to keep people in touch with their phone. Those who have used a Windows Phone usually agree that the...

Xbox 360 remote app ...

A new Windows Phone app is in the works and if you own an Xbox it may be worth your interest. It’s a companion app that allows you to control your Xbox Live media content and help navigate you through the dashboard much like a remote would do. The app was revealed through Ben...

Can’t wait fou...

Windows Phone 7.5, also known as Mango, was released today… but there’s just one catch: the update won’t be available to all phones right away. In fact, only 10% of phones will receive the update by the end of the week; Microsoft hopes to cover 98% in a month’s time. But if...

Microsoft launches W...

Fresh off the news that Windows Phone 7.5 Mango was unleashed, Microsoft updated the official website — including an all-new web-version of its Windows Phone Marketplace. The web Marketplace has been expected for quite some time now. In fact, details from the Japanese language Windows Phone...