Apollo Archive

First Windows Phone 8 update will be called "Portico"

Windows Phone 8 hasn’t been out long, but that’s not stopping the first OS update from preparing for launch. Originally known as Apollo+, it is now believed that the update will be announced February of 2013 at

First Windows Phone 8 update will be called “Portico”

Windows Phone 8 hasn’t been out long, but that’s not stopping the first OS update from preparing for launch. Originally known as Apollo+, it is now believed that the update will be announced February of 2013 at

Windows Phone 8 Apollo+ Update Coming in Early 2013?

Windows Phone 8 hasn’t been around very long but we are already hearing rumors of about an upcoming update that will fill a few holes in Windows Phone 8 and add a couple of new features along

Embarrassing – Nokia cut the price of flagship Lumia 900 to $50

This is so sad for so many reasons. Not even sure where to begin. AT&T and Nokia have decided to drop the price of the Nokia Lumia 900 to $49.99 from $99.99 for a 2 year contract.

Opinion – Microsoft absolutely will build their own Windows Phone, one way or another

Yes, yes I have seen the unequivocal denials and still don’t believe them. The fact of the matter is, the same issues with OEM’s that are true with tablets are also true in the phone space. Nokia

Windows Phone 8 is coming

On Wednesday at the Windows Phone Summit Microsoft unveiled Windows phone 8. If before you didn’t see Microsoft’s vision for the Windows platform, you should see it now. Let me highlight some of the keypoints of Windows

Are Microsoft also building their own Phone?

This makes sense as well. This from Nomura analyst Rick Sherlund: Separately, our industry sources tell us that Microsoft may be working with a contract manufacturer to develop their own handset for Windows Phone 8. It is unclear to us

The Full Windows Phone Summit 2012 – Windows Phone 8 Intro Video is here

The full video for the Windows Phone 2012 summit has been posted and is available for viewing. It’s about 2 hours long but feel free to skip to the good parts. Once again, this is the introduction

Windows Phone 8 will have a Shared Windows Core

At the Windows Phone Developer Summit 2012, Microsoft is laying out details about Windows Phone 8 codenamed Apollo. Refresh to Update Some of the details: Windows Phone 8 “this holiday” will ship with a “shared core” with

Samsung smartphones to have 768×1280 resolution

Samsung is working on a smartphone that is equipped with as display offering resolution of 768 x 1280 (WXGA). This bit of news comes from a Korean website called Moveplayer. The handset is known by the model