Windows Phone 7 Archive

Original Angry Birds Arrives On Windows Phone, Free Until May 15

And that leaves you guys no excuse not to download the game right away, no questions asked. Rovio has just released the game that started it all on Microsoft’s mobile platform. The original Angry Birds is now

Guest Post – Android vs IOS – is there really room for Windows 8?

This is a guest post written by Nick Patrick – Writer for Windows8Phones The rivalry of iOS and Android is now something of an everyday event in the world of consumer electronics. The love for each other’s

100,000 apps now available in the Windows Phone Marketplace

Great News! Windows Phone market now has 100,000 apps. This info was revealed by Microsoft during the Windows Phone Summit. The first 100,000 apps have come to Windows Phone faster than the rate than it came to

Windows Phone marketplace crosses 100,000 apps milestone

Interesting new stats about Windows Phone. More than 100,000 apps have now been published in the Windows Phone Marketplace. New content is currently being added at the rate of 313 apps per day and as of right

Windows Phone finds new allies in Verizon and ATT

AT&T Inc. and Verizon Wireless are cozying up to Microsoft Corp. and Nokia facing concerns that Apple Inc. and Google Inc. have too tight a grip on the market for smartphone software. Both carriers praised Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating

No upgrade to Windows Phone 8 – So why exactly would I buy a Nokia Lumia phone again?

You can actually get grey hair prematurely when you try and cover Microsoft strategy. It’s a roller coaster of ups and down (like the Mitt Romney campaign) and every time you think there’s good news, they provide

Microsoft release Skype version 1.0 for Windows Phone

I’m glad to see that there’s news about Skype. A month ago I was asking about Microsoft’s use of Skype after the acquisition. Now it seems we’re starting to see some movement. Today, Microsoft released version 1.0 of

Confusion about Windows Phone 8 upgrade path

After writing about confusion regarding the upgrade path to Windows 8 from XP and Vista, yesterday I came across this from theVerge. Basically, there is not a clear answer about whether users who are using Windows Phone

Will Windows 8 Help Drive Windows Phone Usage- And Visa Versa?

In today’s smartphone environment there are actually quite a few platform choices, but it is hard to argue with the fact that Android and iOS dominate the scene. Despite all of this, Windows Phone has become a

Windows Phone 8 has surfaced in global browser analytics

Microsoft seem to be hard at work developing the next version of Windows Phone 8 (codename Apollo). Just this month, Apollo has started showing up on web browsers across the globe. It’s pretty safe to assume that this