No prizes at all for guessing what the top story for the week is, none whatsoever. CEO Satya Nadella jolted the technology world by announcing Microsoft’s biggest ever layoff in history, sending home a total of 18,000 employees in one go. Oh, and there was the small matter of the WPC 2014 too. A dash of the big...

End of the line, shorty? The great Android experiment is coming to an end, as Microsoft have announced that they will be ending the Nokia X range of budget smartphones. In fact, some of these devices will soon become Lumia Windows Phones. CEO Satya Nadella confirmed earlier today that the software giant will be...

Gameloft might not produce the most original mobile games, but the company sure does now how to market and promote them. It already enjoys a strong partnership with Microsoft, having released several hit titles on the Windows Store. And now the company is offering free games to Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL owners —...

The Windows Phone 7 story all over? Afraid so. Soon after the official unveil of the new Nokia X2 smartphone, Microsoft share some details about the onboard software. And it makes for some distressing reading for owners of Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL. Fact is, people that recently bought these three handsets were...

There are strategies and there are stratagems. While we have no certain idea of Microsoft’s approach with the Nokia branded Android handsets, it seems certain that another one is marked for arrival. The successor to the Nokia X lineup, the Nokia X2. The first Android handset from Nokia (now part of Microsoft Mobile)...

Not many would have believed this a year or so back, but Microsoft is now a certified and bona fide Android vendor. One of many, of course, but an Android vendor proper. The finalization of the sale of Nokia’s devices and services unit to Microsoft late last month gave way to many a questions, the more important of...

Fans of Nokia that wanted the company to launch Android smartphones finally got their wish earlier this week, when the company made the long rumored device official at the Mobile World Congress. The new X family of Android handsets was unveiled at MWC 2014. And while the company will be releasing not one, but three...

So the rumors were true, after all! The last couple of months we have been bombarded with all sorts of leaks and press renders about Nokia Normandy, the company’s first Android phone. The Finnish mobile giant unveiled the Nokia X at Mobile World Congress 2014 yesterday, and the affordable device is set to soon be...

There are many a mysteries in the technology world right now, but none as stumping as Nokia’s Android strategy. The Finnish company is ready to hand over its devices and services business to Microsoft, with the deal expected to be complete any day now. But the buzz among the bees is that Nokia is planning to launch an...