August, 2012

Photos of another Nokia Windows Phone 8 device leaked Following the leaked renders of the Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 earlier today, we’re seeing another leak of a Nokia Windows Phone 8 device, than ...

August 31, 2012

First images of Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 Windows Phone 8 devices leaked The leaks just keeps on coming today, and we’re just 6 days away from September 5, when Microsoft and Nokia are due to unveil details about ...

August 31, 2012

First images of HTC Accord leaked? Looks like Windows Phone OEMs finds it hard to keep their upcoming devices under wraps. Back in June this year, details about HTC’s Windows ...

August 31, 2012

Windows Phone 8 to get new “Kid’s Corner” parental control feature As we’re getting closer to September 5 when it is expected that Microsoft will be unveiling the consumer features of Windows Phone 8 to the ...

August 31, 2012

Microsoft completes Bing Maps Global Ortho Project imagery for the US Back in April 2011, the Bing Maps team announced the Global Ortho Project, with a goal to create a “uniform, detailed map of the Continental ...

August 31, 2012

Bing now lets you search your Facebook friend’s photos Earlier this year, Microsoft introduced “the new Bing” which includes a new sidebar for users to interact with your friends to be able to se ...

August 31, 2012

Is this the Nokia “Arrow” Windows Phone 8 device? Just earlier this week we reported that a mid-ranged Nokia Windows Phone 8 device, codenamed Nokia “Arrow” (or “Atlas” for its CDMA variant) ...

August 30, 2012

Mary Jo Foley: Windows Phone 8 launch date revealed A few weeks ago, we reported a rough timeline regarding the launch of Windows Phone 8. We saw Samsung kicking off the wave of Windows 8 and ...

August 30, 2012

Zune. Still dead. Zune users received an email from the “Zune Music Team” today informing them of a number of changes coming to the Zune Music services as Mic ...

August 29, 2012

Will the WP8 Nokia “Phi” have a Pureview camera? Nokia is expected to unveil its new Windows Phone 8 devices on September 5th, at a press event in New York, and we've seen bits of leaked in ...

August 29, 2012

Come join us at Build Blogger Bash! In just a few short weeks we’ll be heading over to Redmond for Build, to hear all about Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and lots more, and just ...

August 29, 2012

New Windows 8 tablets, phones at IFA IFA, the consumer electronics show in Berlin, apparently is setting up as the de-facto unveiling for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices, ...

August 29, 2012

SkyDrive for Android released In mid August, SkyDrive updated its look, added features, upgraded its apps for PC and Mac, and announced that a SkyDrive for Android app wa ...

August 28, 2012

Use WP8 SDK to build “Modern apps” beginning September 12? A new site devoted to the “virtual launch” of Visual Studio 2012 seems to be answering a couple of Windows development questions at once: ap ...

August 26, 2012

SkyDrive adds album art for music: is Xbox Music far behind? Thanks to a tip from “smileyctp”, we’re getting some new indications that Microsoft’s strategy for SkyDrive and Xbox Music may be getting cl ...

August 25, 2012

The Apple-Samsung verdict: A “win” for Windows Phone, but will it really matter? A verdict was reached in the Apple-Samsung US federal patent lawsuit late today, and Samsung was found to have, in some circumstances willfu ...

August 25, 2012

Nokia “Phi” Windows Phone 8 device confirmed via design patent As we’re getting closer to September 5, the date for Nokia World 2012 as well as the joint Nokia and Microsoft press event, more details abo ...

August 23, 2012

Nokia “Phi” and “Arrow” coming to AT&T, “Atlas” coming to Verizon later in the year Last week we reported that Nokia is set to unveil their Nokia “Phi” Windows Phone 8 device at Nokia World 2012, scheduled to be held in Hels ...

August 23, 2012

Bing adds Quora to social sidebar: are you Bing Social? In May, Bing introduced a set of new features, including the Social Sidebar, allowing you to make your searches “social”, by sharing them wi ...

August 22, 2012

Is this what really happened to Silverlight? Scott Barnes was a Product Manager for the Rich Client Platform team, and its no secret that since he left Microsoft he’s been outspoken and ...

August 22, 2012