The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Iphone 5 will be available this October. Also being reported is the fact that Sprint will also be one of the vendors selling the phone. Sprint Nextel Corp. will begin selling the new version of the Apple iPhone in mid-October, people familiar with the matter said,...

Microsoft has begun to accept Mango apps. Developers are now able to submit their applications in anticipation of the Windows Phone 7.5 launch in the coming months. The updated apps will allow developers to take advantage of new Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” specific APIs including gyroscope support, app...

With all the attention being paid to Microsoft and what they will be doing with Windows Phone 8, the question always comes up: What’s going to happen to RIM? There’s a new article on ZDNet that you have to check out that does a deep dive on some of the options that the company may face. I agree with a lot of...

Right now, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 OS is waiting for the next major upgrade – the anticipated “Mango” release. It’s believed that Windows Phone 8, aka “Apollo” is the next version after that, rumored to be coming in mid-2012. According to a recent Microsoft job posting, it seems that Microsoft are looking...

Mary Jo Foley just wrote a post where she feels like Microsoft should NOT acquire either RIM or Nokia. I disagree. Some of her points… I’ve seen a number of Microsoft watchers tweeting that it’s all but inevitable that Microsoft will buy either Nokia or RIM to counter Google’s planned Motorola Mobility...

Happy Monday! This is a new Windows Phone 8 concept wallpaper by a Deviant Art user named Metro UI. It’s a large wallpaper so click on the image below to get the full size. Stay tuned for more Windows 8 wallpapers…

Google announced Monday that it will acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion in order to “supercharge” its Android mobile operating system and build up its patent portfolio. In a blog post championing the acquisition, Google chief Larry Page insisted the acquisition will not change Google’s commitment...

A job posting by Skype seems to indicate that Skype Video calling will be coming to Windows Phone. In the job posting Skype is looking for a developer to optimise their Video Engine solution for Windows and Windows Phone. In terms of Windows Phone devices, both the Samsung SGH i937 and the Nokia Sea...

Research firm Canalys announced that in the smartphone market, Google Android kicks ass. Their Android platform has taken almost 50 percent of the global smartphone market, dominating in the Asia-Pacific region. Android, which Google acquired in 2005 and launched on phones in 2008 was the number one platform...

So I have been repeatedly asked about why I don’t have any Windows Phone Mango updates on this site. Before I go further I should explain… Microsoft had a phone operating system called Windows Phone 7 that was around before any talk of Windows 8. Then Microsoft demonstrated tons of new features in a new update...