Windows Phone

Windows Phone is a mobile operating system developed by Microsoft for smartphones. It is the successor to Windows Mobile, although it is incompatible with the earlier platform. With Windows Phone, Microsoft created a new user interface, featuring a design language named "Modern" (which was formerly known as "Metro").

It wasn't a secret to anyone. Not really. But Microsoft's Joe Belfiore, someone who has been adamantly a fan of Windows on smartphones for years now...
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Back in early 2015, Microsoft introduced the Lumia 435, an entry-level Windows Phone with a blocky design. There wasn’t anything particularly...
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Last week ended with some disappointing news for Windows Phone fans, as HP confirmed that it was ending any future plans that it had for the Elite x3...
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When Microsoft first announced Windows Phone, one of the bullet points on its many lists of "must haves" was the inclusion of a physical camera...
6 months 1 week ago
If you’ve got a smartphone with a microSD card slot, you may want to point your browser to Amazon. Amazon is now selling SanDisk’s 200GB microSD card...
9 months 3 weeks ago
WhatsApp is now rolling out a major new feature to its mobile apps. Video calling is now making its way to WhatsApp on Android, iPhone, and Windows...
11 months 1 week ago
Earlier today the Nokia-branded, and probably almost completely forgotten about, McLaren Windows Phone popped up unexpectedly. It was a quick hands-...
1 year 3 months ago
We first got wind of the Nokia McLaren in June 2014, and even though the device was eventually cancelled, we’ve gotten several peeks at it since....
1 year 3 months ago
Heads up, Verizon customers, because the big red carrier is discontinuing its paid Visual Voice Mail service. Verizon will be killing its $2.99...
1 year 4 months ago
The one thing we can all agree on, I hope, is that people are going to like what they like. We all have different use cases, different things we’re...
1 year 4 months ago
There’s something about a physical keyboard that I don’t think I’ll ever really get over. Even if I don’t actually want to use one, I’ve had fond...
1 year 6 months ago
After using the Microsoft Lumia 950 as a daily driver for a 30-Day Challenge, it's time we wrap it up and share our final thoughts of the device. The...
1 year 7 months ago
In recent weeks, it’s been leaked that Facebook Messenger may soon support Material Design and SMS. Now another major new Messenger feature has...
1 year 8 months ago
Apple today launched a new way to buy an iPhone that’s sort of like a combination of its existing trade-in program and its iPhone Upgrade Program....
1 year 8 months ago
Microsoft’s vision for the mobile industry has taken quite a few forms over the years. It’s hard to ignore that there is a distinct separation of...
1 year 8 months ago
Today Microsoft reported its earnings for fiscal Q2 2016, and it revealed that sales of its Lumia smartphones took a bit of a hit. Microsoft says...
1 year 8 months ago
We're going to test out Continuum with the Microsoft Lumia 950. In order to do that, you'll actually need one of these Microsoft Display Dock...
1 year 8 months ago
I made a video not too long ago highlighting about 5 markets of tech that we can expect to be prolific in 2016. I wanted to make a follow-up video...
1 year 9 months ago
The first stage in setting up a smartphone is installing the apps, or at least, it is for me after you get past the setup stuff. The basics, like...
1 year 9 months ago
Last year, we got wind of the Nokia Moonraker, a smartwatch that was being cooked up by the Finnish firm but that was ultimately canceled by...
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