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Nokia Lumia 1020 render shows yellow, white and black colour options

Nokia Lumia 1020 render shows yellow, white and black colour options

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Nokia is expected to unveil the Lumia 1020 on Thursday - but in the meantime tonnes of leaked information has steadily popped up about the 41-megapixel Windows Phone. If the latest render from Windows Phone Central are indeed legit, Nokia will announce... >>

Photos from Nokia Lumia 1020 revealed on Windows Phone executive's Flickr account

Photos from Nokia Lumia 1020 revealed on Windows Phone executive's Flickr account

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A few days after Nokia's 41-megapixel Windows Phone surfaced in a leaked press shot, a set of photos apparently from the handset have popped up on a Windows Phone executive's Flickr account under the device name Nokia Lumia 1020. Read: Nokia Lumia 1020... >>

Spotify Windows Phone 8 now out of beta, improves offline playlists and more

Spotify Windows Phone 8 now out of beta, improves offline playlists and more

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A new update has arrived for the Windows Phone 8 version of Spotify that adds several key features, improves others and officially takes the app out of beta. As highlighted by Windows Phone exec Joe Belfiore on Twitter, the new version (v2.0.4933.0)... >>

Nokia Lumia 1020 press pic leaked

Nokia Lumia 1020 press pic leaked

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A picture of what is claimed to be the front of the Nokia Lumia 1020 - the handset formerly known as the "EOS" - has appeared online and, to be honest, if genuine it looks pretty much like most of Nokia's other Windows Phone offerings. Perpetual leakmeister... >>

Windows Phone 8 full HD displays incoming? Emulator files suggest so

Windows Phone 8 full HD displays incoming? Emulator files suggest so

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Windows Phone 8 could soon be getting Full HD 1920 x 1080 devices, after the discovery of emulator files that relate to that resolution in Microsoft Visual Studio.  Visual Studio 2013 allows developers to create apps, with the latest version being shown... >>

Facebook 5.0 for Windows Phone 8 releases with overhauled UI and navigation

Facebook 5.0 for Windows Phone 8 releases with overhauled UI and navigation

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The Facebook app for Windows Phone 8 left beta on Monday and launched as Facebook 5.0. The latest version includes an overhauled user interface, better navigation and support for "high-res pictures, post sharing, Facebook Timeline view, and more", according... >>

Amazon: Cloud Player for Windows 8.1 or Windows Phone would sit well in our strategy

Amazon: Cloud Player for Windows 8.1 or Windows Phone would sit well in our strategy

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With Amazon launching its AutoRip service in the UK and several other regions in Europe today, to add to its already established US version, there has been considerable focus on the company's Cloud Player. AutoRip MP3s and those bought on the retail site... >>

Windows Phone 8 Twitter app gets translation function

Windows Phone 8 Twitter app gets translation function

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Twitter has incorporated a clever translation function through its Windows Phone 8 app. It's now possible to read a Tweet in a foreign language and have it instantly translated straight back into English. Irritatingly, the Tweet isn't instantly translated,... >>

HTC 8XT: Windows Phone 8 and BoomSound coming later this summer

HTC 8XT: Windows Phone 8 and BoomSound coming later this summer

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HTC has lifted the lid on a tweaked version of premium Windows Phone 8 handset, adding the company's own BoomSound speaker technology and an extra letter to the name. The HTC 8XT comes with much of the same featureset as the HTC 8X, although its 4.3-inch... >>

Huawei Ascend W2 appears in hands-on

Huawei Ascend W2 appears in hands-on

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Huawei's rumoured Ascend W2, which appeared in a leaked press image last month, has now been photographed in real life. The phone is designed to be a value for money Windows Phone from Huawei and will be the second WP8 device the company has produced.... >>