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Windows Phone 8 Network Speed Test App Launched By Microsoft Research

The Windows Phone 8 platform is finally seeing some intensified action on the apps front, with several third-party developers coding for the mobile operating system. Additionally, Nokia also comes up with exclusive applications for its Lumia range.

Windows Phone GDR2 Will Bring Faster WiFi Hotspot Discovery

Microsoft is currently applying finishing touches to the new flavor of its Windows Phone operating system. The GDR2 update is expected to arrive sometime in July, and is said to bring several enhancements to the mobile platform.

Microsoft Again Shows Interest In Acquiring Nokia’s Handset Division

Well, well, well. This is one of the more interesting of reports that have recently come out regarding the Redmond technology company. It is said that Microsoft once again tried to take over Nokia’s phone manufacturing business.

WQXGA Resolution Smartphones Set To Arrive Next Year

Mobile phone vendors sure do have their eyes set on conquering the stars. 2013 proved to be the year of full HD smartphones as a number of smartphone makers embraced the 1920 by 1080 screen resolution for

Nokia Said To Be Working With Snapdragon 800 CPUs

The early anticipated Snapdragon 800 mobile CPU looks all set to go places once it is unleashed later this year. Qualcomm has put a lot of effort behind its upcoming quad-core chipset. And several hardware vendors seem

Windows Phone 8 GDR2 Said To Roll Out In July

The next version of Microsoft’s mobile operating system could reportedly be heading towards smartphones as soon as next month. Windows Phone 8 GDR2 is the next anticipated update for the mobile OS, right before Windows Phone Blue

Acer Confirms Interest In Windows Phone 8

Reported emerged earlier this week that Acer is gearing up to join the Windows Phone party next year. This was said to be a strategic move by the hardware maker as it will allow it some spread

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Everywhere Ad Ahead Of Blue Launch

Windows Blue may almost be here, well, almost, but Microsoft is obviously thinking the big picture as far as its marketing efforts are concerned. The software titan continues to roll out new ads to promote its latest

Nokia To Stop Shipping Symbian Smartphones, Will Focus On Lumia

Symbian was one of the first smart operating system for mobile phones, before iOS, Android and Windows Phone became household names. It powered the first mass smartphones from Nokia, helping the company take charge as a dominant

AdDuplex: Nokia Lumia 920 Is The Most Popular Windows Phone

The mobile advertising network, AdDuplex, tallies and crunches the numbers from it ad impressions in the apps for the Windows Phone devices and shares its findings this time of the month. The latest statistics for the month