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Facebook Messenger lands for Windows Phone - without voice messaging and chat heads

Facebook Messenger lands for Windows Phone - without voice messaging and chat heads

By 5 March 2014

Facebook and Microsoft announced at Mobile World Congress 2014 that a Facebook Messenger app for Windows Phone is in the works. That app has now arrived - but it is missing a few noticeable features. Although Facebook Messenger brought most of its messaging... >>

FIFA 14 Windows Phone 8 app now available on the Windows Phone Store

FIFA 14 Windows Phone 8 app now available on the Windows Phone Store

By 28 February 2014

A native version of FIFA 14 has finally arrived on the Windows Phone Store for Windows Phone 8. The popular football game lets you earn and trade or buy and sell FIFA players to create a fantasy football team. You can custom pick your play style, formation,... >>

LG: No Windows Phone devices for some time yet

LG: No Windows Phone devices for some time yet

By 23 February 2014

LG has confirmed to Pocket-lint that although it has been a life-long partner for Microsoft's Windows Phone we shouldn't expect to see a new Windows Phone handset from the manufacturer any time soon. Talking to Pocket-lint at the pre-MWC launch event... >>

Nokia teases Nokia X announcement for next week at MWC

Nokia teases Nokia X announcement for next week at MWC

By 18 February 2014

Nokia has begun cryptically teasing its Nokia X smartphone announcement slated for 24 February at Mobile World Congress 2014.  The soon to be Microsoft-owned company is expected to debut the Nokia X smartphone at the tradeshow, marking the first Nokia... >>

Microsoft brings Bing Health & Fitness app to Windows Phone for handy tracking

Microsoft brings Bing Health & Fitness app to Windows Phone for handy tracking

By 17 February 2014

Microsoft launched its Bing Health & Fitness app on Windows Phone 8, after its launch with Windows 8.1 last year. It marks the final Windows 8.1 app to be brought over to the Windows Phone platform, and a beta version is now available on the Windows... >>

Nokia goes green, but just how likely is it to launch a Nokia X Android phone?

Nokia goes green, but just how likely is it to launch a Nokia X Android phone?

By 14 February 2014

Nokia is a tease. It has turned its Facebook and Twitter profiles green, as spotted by UK Mobile Review. Not because it's Valentine's day or in anticipation for St Patrick's day but because, if the rumours are to be believed, it is about to launch an... >>

Microsoft 'seriously considering' adding Android apps to Windows and Windows Phone, says report

Microsoft 'seriously considering' adding Android apps to Windows and Windows Phone, says report

By 12 February 2014

Microsoft is "seriously considering" adding Android application support to its Windows Phone and Windows desktop software, according to The Verge. The move is being discussed in depth at the Redmond-based company, according to the report, with opinions... >>

Leaked Windows Phone 8.1 build indicates what's coming for the platform

Leaked Windows Phone 8.1 build indicates what's coming for the platform

By 11 February 2014

Several developers across the web have posted their findings from the Windows Phone 8.1 software development kit that was just seeded to them for testing.  Reddit user and developer "wpthroaway" has been the source of many of the leaks, sharing what... >>

Samsung 'Huron' Windows Phone crosses FCC desk, headed for Verizon

Samsung 'Huron' Windows Phone crosses FCC desk, headed for Verizon

By 8 February 2014

The unannounced Samsung 'Huron', or SM-W750V, has crossed the desk of the FCC, confirming its existence just in case you had any shred of doubt. The FCC document didn't reveal too many details about the supposed 5-inch handset, but does indicate Verizon... >>

Microsoft strikes deal with Foursquare to incorporate its data in Windows Phone and Bing

Microsoft strikes deal with Foursquare to incorporate its data in Windows Phone and Bing

By 4 February 2014

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's first day on the job includes inking a deal with location-based social network Foursquare. Under the agreement, Microsoft has licensed Foursquare's places database for use in its products and services. "So in the near future,... >>