The latest overview of the smartphone world from research firm Kantar Worldpanel is out, and Windows Phone has held its position as the third most popular mobile OS on the market. Now while Microsoft’s platform is still a few leagues behind Android and iOS, the worrying bit is that its presence in some parts...

New Nokia devices are pretty much a guarantee to hit the store shelves in the next couple of months as we approach the end of the year. And now we have some more information about the recently rumored Lumia 929. It was only at the very start of last week that we got our first details about the Verizon...

Redmond’s mobile operating system has been rocking and rolling recently. The company has a pretty good thing going for its Windows Phone 8 platform, and continues to slowly but surely gain market share and traction around the globe. Now the company is really eying the entry level market, and is ready to shift...

Finnish telecom giant Nokia is widely expected to make official a new Windows Phone 8 powered phablet, the large screen Lumia 1520 that also goes by the codename of Bandit. And the grapevine says that the device will arrive with a new gallery application called Storyteller. These rumors have been reported a...

I woke up a few days ago and saw that Ford (F) CEO Allan Mulally may be firmly in the running to be the next CEO of Microsoft. I couldn’t be happier. AllthingsD is reporting that while Mr. Mulally was initially averse to the idea, he may be warming up to it. Some of the factors cited were the fact that he has...

It goes without saying that the second generation Surface tablets had the whole week to their name. From the Monday unveiling to the Friday news that Microsoft will be rolling out some really ambitious marketing, these sleek slates were in the headlines daily. Here are some of the biggest stories of the...

Redmond unveiled its second generation lineup of Surface tablets at the start of this week, and before the week way out signed it first major deal for Surface 2. Delta has agreed to equip all its pilots with these Windows tablets. WindowsITPro has the full story that revealed that while the initial agreement...

Microsoft’s shortlist for potential successors for Steve Ballmer seems to be getting shorter. Word is that Ford CEO Alan Mulally has now become the leading candidate to take over the position. AllThingsD writes, citing people familiar with the matter, that Mulally, himself, has had a change of heart, and is...

The anticipated Nokia World event is almost a month away, but rumors about what will be on show at the event are already spiraling out of control. Now it appears that the company is preparing no less than six new devices. It was just yesterday that the event was confirmed to take place in Abu Dhabi on October...

It had to come to this. The winds of change have been blowing strong for many a months now, and with pretty much all major Microsoft hardware partners shying away from Windows RT, Dell also seems like it is playing a wait and see game with the OS. Windows on ARM (or Windows RT as Microsoft for some reason...