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Nokia maps Gotham City in 3D, but how long before it's New York from your phone?

Nokia maps Gotham City in 3D, but how long before it's New York from your phone?

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Nokia is to let fans of the new Batman The Dark Knight Rises film explore Gotham City in 3D. The mobile phone manufacturer has put a video on its official YouTube channel that shows how users will be able to dart around the city as if it was real life.... >>

Windows Phone 7.8: Windows Phone 8 for Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) smartphones

Windows Phone 7.8: Windows Phone 8 for Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) smartphones

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Microsoft has confirmed that the current range of Windows Phone 7.5 users will not be getting Windows Phone 8 on their smartphone. However, they will get some of the new features of the new operating system via a Windows Phone 7.8 update. In a move by... >>

Hands on: Photosynth for Windows Phone 7 review

Hands on: Photosynth for Windows Phone 7 review

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Microsoft has released a version of Photosynth for Windows Phone 7 users, allowing them to create almost never ending panoramic shots from their phone. The app that has been available for iPhone users for some time is yet another app that makes it to... >>

APP OF THE DAY: WhatsApp review (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: WhatsApp review (Android)

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Smartphones are great for keeping in touch, be that with friends, family or colleagues. It really doesn't matter what device you have, there are plenty of options available to you. SMS and MMS messaging is great, but sometimes you want something more... >>

Facebook for Windows Phone 2.5 update coming, adds new features

Facebook for Windows Phone 2.5 update coming, adds new features

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Facebook for Windows Phone is about to get a big update, according to its developers. Details of the next version (v2.5) of the social networking app for Microsoft's mobile platform have been published in a Facebook post. "The team has been working hard... >>

Skype for Windows Phone 7 sheds beta label, still won't work in the background

Skype for Windows Phone 7 sheds beta label, still won't work in the background

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Skype for Windows Phone 7 has ditched the beta label and been updated to version 1.0. The new update, released by Microsoft, adds the ability to search for and add new contacts, as well as call landline numbers from the app over Wi-Fi and 3G. The app... >>

Nokia promises more Windows Phone features including Vcard sharing, says now has two thirds of top 100 apps

Nokia promises more Windows Phone features including Vcard sharing, says now has two thirds of top 100 apps

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Stephen Elop, Nokia's CEO, has said that the company will continue to expand and develop the capabilities of the Windows Phone 7 beyond Microsoft's platform efforts with the mobile OS. "We are addressing some of the highly requested feature requirements... >>

Kinect Star Wars also coming to iPhone and Android, as well as Windows Phone

Kinect Star Wars also coming to iPhone and Android, as well as Windows Phone

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Microsoft has released a companion application for Kinect Star Wars that's available now on Windows Phone and will hit both Android and iPhone app stores today (19 April). The app aggregates a user's Facebook and Twitter social network feeds and turns... >>

Encyclopaedia Britannica iPad/iPhone app lets you have an answer for everything for £1.99 a month

Encyclopaedia Britannica iPad/iPhone app lets you have an answer for everything for £1.99 a month

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Encyclopaedia Britannica has announced the release of a new app for the iPhone and iPad, offering owners access to the organisation's tomes of information on just about everything. The company, which ditched its print edition in March, says the new app... >>

Microsoft Falcon predicts the app you'll load next

Microsoft Falcon predicts the app you'll load next

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What if an app could start running before you knew you were about to load it? That's the idea behind a research project at Microsoft that is playing with the concept of launching apps it knows you are going to want to use at any given time, as if it could... >>