Took a little while for the final mobile sale statistics to come out, but according to Gartner, the Windows Phone market share dropped to an overall 2.8% last year. Things sure seem to have taken a turn for the worse for the platform. Data shows that Windows Phone registered a decline form 3.2% in 2013 to 2.8% in 2014...

If there is one Microsoft app that was due some big updates, it was OneDrive for Windows Phone. Luckily, the company has just rolled one out for the popular cloud storage service. And this refresh brings along a number of welcome new features to the platform for the first time. Starting with a big one — support for...

We can always hope for more surprises, but three will do for now. MWC 2015 is fast approaching, with the anticipated trade fair about to take place in Barcelona from March 2 to 5. Microsoft will obviously attend the gathering next week. And the company will apparently bring along a few goodies — with news that at...

Time for some fresh Windows Phone shipments and market share analysis. Microsoft’s mobile operating platform had a tough year, with fewer high profile smartphone releases than before. Just when the platform needed flagships to add to the momentum it had gained in 2013, Redmond opted for a strategy to sell as many...

The Nokia Lumia 630 is about to get a successor in the form of the Microsoft Lumia 640, which evidence suggests could be presented next month at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. While the company’s MWC 2015 plans are still under wraps, there is talk that Redmond is preparing a few new Lumia models that may be...

Yes, this is the same XOLO Win Q1000 that leaked online a couple of months back. The Windows Phone ecosystem got another budget friendly entry in the form of this new handset. This handset has in the news since December, as you may recall. Priced at around $135 outright, or Rupees 8,499, the Q1000 is the sequel to the...

Finally, some Lumia 930 news. Microsoft’s strategy of delaying the launch of new Windows Phone flagships handsets until later this year when Windows 10 for Phones see daylight is having its effects. In order to move inventory, prices of current Lumia flagships continue to free fall. The Lumia 930, for example, went on...

Care for a clear out sale? Microsoft is now offering the Lumia 520 for just $29. Yes, this is the same handset that took the Windows Phone market by storm upon release a couple of years back. And in the process becoming the most popular Windows Phone handset of all time. Sure, newer entry level models like the Lumia...

No big secret that Microsoft has a close collaboration going with a popular football (soccer) club around. Real Madrid and Redmond have signed a bunch of deals these past couple of years. A new ad that has just rolled out has everyone from Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema and Gareth Bale to manager Carlo Ancelotti showing...

The mobile world can collectively let off a sigh of relief. Qualcomm has apparently fixed the overheating issues with their Snapdragon 810 chipset, if reports are to be believed. Sure, the company never officially confirmed that these problems actually existed in the first place. But this report cites a Chinese...