Throwback Thursday, anyone? Let’s wind back the clock a few years, and look at this feature phone with Windows UI that Microsoft quietly abandoned before release. Apparently, the RM-1182 has surfaced, providing us with a hint at what Redmond was planning back then. It was soon after the company purchase the Nokia...

Talking about a Lumia smartphone seems like talking about something from ages ago, what with the handset lineup no longer being in focus for Microsoft. However, back in the days, the software giant had grand plans its smartphones. Including Surface Pen support using N-Trig technology, to go with support for smart...

The Windows Phone platform has been at the center of controversy this week, when the NYPD made it official that it was ditching all 36,000 of them that were in use by police officers. And instead, moving to iPhone by the end of the year. Deputy Commissioner Jessica Tish was particularly bashed earlier this week for...

But the Surface line isn’t going anywhere! Right? Not the most ideal news, but Microsoft has made the decision to close its Surface support Twitter account. And instead is pushing customers towards the Microsoft Support Twitter account for all queries and questions that they have for its products. For what it’s worth,...

Any guesses which one? Some new hints have been discovered in the HomePod firmware, which reveal that the upcoming iPhone 8 is drawing inspiration from a number of features. On competing mobile platforms, that is to say. It looks like the Cupertino giant also took a look at some Windows phones to design its flagship...

The Redmond based technology giant has released its financial results for the FY15 Q3, that’s third quarter of the fiscal year 2015, and total revenue came in at $21.7 billion. However, profits dropped 12% compared to the same period last year. One reason for this dip in profit is the $190 million spent on the...

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 course, fully upgradeable to Windows 10 for Phones when the new OS...

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 launched, the Lumia 640 and 640 XL. At least that was the general impression. But it now appears...

No surprises keeping in mind the fact that the low end market has become the main focus for Microsoft. The Lumia 430 is the newest launch from the company, and the most affordable. It basically sets new standard for Redmond when it comes to pricing. Maybe even for the whole industry. Designed as a dual SIM solution,...

Following the lead of the Lumia 640, the larger 5.7-inch version of Microsoft’s new handset is also available for preorder now, with sales expected to start later this month. Read up on the Lumia 640 here. Both these devices were unveiled at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, and Redmond had confirmed that while sales of these...