Starting tomorrow, February 20, Windows Phone 7.5 and Windows Phone 8.0 smartphones will become dumb phones and no longer receive push notifications or Live Tile updates.
The upcoming version 2.2 of Windows Phone Internals will have all the tools necessary for unlocking the bootloader on all modern Lumia phones.
Facebook has announced that it is ending support for Facebook and Messenger on older Windows Phone and Windows devices.
Microsoft Translator will soon be deprecated on older Windows platforms including Windows 8, Windows Phone 7.1 and Windows Phone 8.
We spotted that the Skype app seems to have disappeared from the Windows Store on our Windows Phone 8.1 phones, though you can still install it from the web store listing.
The Skype team is back at it kicking up more dust by announcing the bitter details regarding the end of support for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 handsets as well as anyone who is still rocking an RT device.
For reasons unknown to science, Microsoft removed QR code reading natively from Windows 10 Mobile. In this dissection, we discuss some options to get this functionality back.
Microsoft is set to unveil Windows 10 Mobile in a matter of weeks, however, very few Windows Phone will see the new operating system. The reality is that current Windows Phones will still be rocking Windows Phone 8.1 probably for the remainder of the year. With that being said, it’s nice to see some developers still […]
Late last night, Microsoft announced the Universal Foldable Keyboard, which connects to mobile devices via Bluetooth. Microsoft mentioned that this new compact keyboard would work on Windows Phone as well, which confused us a bit since Windows Phone has yet to receive support for Bluetooth keyboards. Turns out, Microsoft may be releasing another update to […]
Back in 2014, we reported that Windows Phone 8.1 would likely see two GDR updates during the year. One update (GDR1) was slated to be released around June and was expected to feature bug fixes. The second update (GDR2) was expected around October. Microsoft released GDR1, also known as Windows Phone 8.1.1, last year. However, Microsoft has yet […]
Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 have had a year of ups and downs with regards to sales and public perceptions; however there is one area in which significant success has been achieved, the app stores. This is particularly the case for Windows Phone, which experienced uninhibited growth throughout 2014, accruing over 300,000 apps and bringing […]
It’s Black Friday, and this means you get to buy a wide range of products at amazing discounts. If you’re residing in the UK, Carphone Warehouse is offering a flash sale on a number of flagship devices, including a number of Windows Phone handsets. The sale is valid from today until Tuesday so you need […]
Wunderlist is one of the best task management tools with dedicated apps for all major platforms. The service also has its own apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices, allowing users to create to-dos and manage their tasks where ever they are. It syncs with your Wunderlist account so you can access your […]
Depending on the part of the world you live in, the word “football” can mean different games, though most of the world thinks of it as what the US calls soccer. Either way, it’s a fun and exciting sport, that is wildly popular. Now a new game has arrived for fans on both the Windows […]
Update: Nokia Canada has pulled the tweet. Looks like this update isn’t rolling out just yet and Nokia Canada simply jumped the gun this time. Time to rejoice for all you Lumia 1020 owners residing on Canadian shores. The Lumia Cyan update is rolling out in the region. The handset tied to both Rogers and Telus […]
I’m a fan of first-person shooter games, and if you are too, it’s time for you to take a look at Blitz Brigade. It’s a Gameloft title which is already available on iOS and Android, and has received its fair share of success. Blitz Brigade is a multiplayer game where you team up with players from across […]