Windows Phone 8.1 Archive

Over 1 Million Windows Phone Users Have Download VLC

VLC for Windows Phone was made available only a few months back, but the app has charted quite some success since launch. More than 1 million Windows Phone users have already downloaded it. These statistics were provided

Microsoft Loses 12 Cents On Every Windows Phone Sold

No one ever said that the mobile market was an easy fish to fry. Microsoft is learning this first hand, as both Google and Apple continue to make steady progress in this highly competitive arena. Sure, it

Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM Announced

Microsoft has made official another affordable model in its mobile range. The Lumia 540 is a 5-inch smartphone with dual SIM capabilities and comes with Windows Phone 8.1 Lumia Denim out of the box. Which is, of

Windows Phone Posts Slight Growth In The US, comScore

About as refreshing a statement one can expect to hear in these circumstances. Windows Phone has had it very tough on home turf, and its US market share has barely improved. In fact, it had been spiraling

Lara Croft Endless Runner Coming To Windows Phone

If there’s one gaming genre defined by the mobile revolution, it’s endless runner. Several hit titles are available, and now we can add a Lara Croft endless runner into the mix. The folks over at Crystal Dynamics

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2 Coming To Select Lumia Models

Well that’s a relief. Microsoft, it seemed, stood by its decision not to release its latest Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2 firmware on older hardware, making this version exclusive to new handsets. Handsets like on which it

Kabam Discontinues Windows Phone App Development

Not too long ago, you may remember, that Microsoft penned a deal with a fairly established mobile game developer by the name of Kabam. That was in June 2014. And as part of that agreement, the developer

Windows Phone Loses Another App, NBC Pulls Out

Not again! You know what would be really great is if all these big name developers that are discontinuing their Windows Phone apps get back with their Windows 10 solutions. Universal, streamlined, feature rich applications for Microsoft’s

All Windows Phone 8.1 Versions Eligible For Windows 10

Some timely confirmation from Microsoft. The company recently revealed that all Windows Phone 8.1 versions will directly be able to upgrade to Windows 10 for Phones once the new OS launches. In fact, the next version of

Windows Phone European Market Share Crosses The 10% Mark

No looking back now? Fingers crossed. Windows Phone European market share simply keeps on growing, and the latest data from Kantar shows that the platform has become a much more popular choice in the Old Continent. Slowly