Even though its development seems to have skipped a few beats, Microsoft is currently hard at work on Windows Phone 8.1, the next major refresh of Windows Phone. Codenamed Windows Phone Blue, this new upgrade to the company’s mobile platform is supposedly set to land on devices as Windows Phone 8.1. And just...

The thing about a devices and services concept is that a company has to regularly update its hardware offerings. Regularly in this case being annually — hardware is an awfully competitive field, after all. And while Microsoft has recently confirmed that updates for both the Surface RT and the Surface Pro are...

It is no secret that Microsoft wants to see a notable increase in touchscreen capable devices that can be powered by its Windows 8 platform. But the technology titan may have to settle for tablets, as things are moving at a rather slow pace on the notebook front. One would expect pretty much all notebooks to...

Ah, the winds of change. Computer displays have been stuck in third gear for far too long, and worse yet, displays on notebooks took even took things a gear down, leaving technology enthusiasts in sheer bewilderment. Forget simple laptops and notebooks, even some ultrabooks released last year came with the...

The mid-range market is where the numbers are at — at least as far as the Windows Phone platform is concerned. All four Windows Phone manufacturers are well aware of this fact, and Nokia in particular seems to be concentrating on this segment. And with great results too — both the Lumia 520 and 620 have...

An overwhelming portion of the success of the Windows Phone platform can be attributed to two companies, Microsoft and Nokia. While there are other hardware vendors in the mix, not to mention app developers, but it has been all Nokia when it comes to devices. Handset makers like HTC, Samsung and Huawei have...

There were rumors on this before, but now it appears increasingly likely that Intel will drop the Atom brand name in the very near future. Not the architecture, mind you, just the brand name. The chip giant based in Santa Clara, California is facing intense pressure from the assault of the various ARM based...

Microsoft has already confirmed that it plans to release the final RTM version of Windows 8.1 to OEMs on one fine August morning. General availability of the operating system should follow soon after that. A new rumor — emphasis on the word rumor — claims that the technology titan has signed off on the final...

What is today, the unofficial Nokia stories day? After the news of an unannounced Nokia Lumia 625 getting certified in China earlier in the day, it appears that a new Nokia rumor has popped up. Not much is known about it right now, but the new handset carries the codename Rivendale. The Finnish telecom giant...

It has been mere days since Nokia unveiled its new flagship Windows Phone handset, the premium Lumia 1020, but now it appears that the Finnish telecom giant is readying another Lumia smartphone. This mysterious device is yet to be officially announced, but the company has filed documents at the Chinese...