Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015

Windows phone is in the smartphone market for quite some time now but has not been able to get a significant market share until now. The low end windows phone have shown silver linings but the high end phones are just not selling. But that is not the end of the story. Windows and especially … Continue reading “Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015”

Microsoft releases new online tool that lets you try Windows Phone Mango OS on your iPhone / Android [NO DOWNLOAD REQUIRED]

Hola me! Always late to the party, Microsoft does come up with such sweet tricks every now and then to attract customers back to their platform again. The latest trick to come out of their bag is to give iPhone and Android users more than a glimpse of their new OS – Windows Phone 7.5 … Continue reading “Microsoft releases new online tool that lets you try Windows Phone Mango OS on your iPhone / Android [NO DOWNLOAD REQUIRED]”

Nokia Lumia 900 developers-only promo leaks (exclusive video)

Following the warm welcoming of the Lumia 710 and Lumia 800 Nokia devices running on Microsoft’s Windows Phone Mango operating system, the companies are enthusiastically working on the third such phone to emerge from their banner called Lumia 900 aka Nokia Ace. The device, though pretty much still under wraps, is rumored to follow in … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 900 developers-only promo leaks (exclusive video)”

Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone gets official, looks cute

As expected, Nokia followed the “first real Windows Phone” with the unveiling of a cute second, the Lumia 710, which is a lower-end device compared to the higher-end Lumia 800. Powered by the same 1.4GHz CPU found in the Lumia 800, the Lumia 710 sports a 3.7 inch ClearBlack display and comes in “stealthy black” and “crisp white,” … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone gets official, looks cute”

OFFICIAL: Lumia 800 — The ‘first real Windows Phone’ (video)

The curtains are up and we finally have our first real Nokia Windows Phone device named Lumia 800, unveiled at Nokia World few hours ago. A Nokia N9 look-alike, the 800 is a pretty impressive device powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8255 CPU and is sculpted from the same 12.1mm (0.48-inch) thick piece of durable polycarbonate … Continue reading “OFFICIAL: Lumia 800 — The ‘first real Windows Phone’ (video)”

Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 Windows Phones leak ahead of tomorrow’s announcement at Nokia World

With just hours to go for Nokia World to kick off, two new Nokia Windows Phone devices have made their way out a little too early before they are dashed out officially tomorrow. The two devices in question are the Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 — both, of course, running Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS donning … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 Windows Phones leak ahead of tomorrow’s announcement at Nokia World”

Head-to-head: iOS 5 vs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich vs Windows Phone 7.5 Mango

So there we are, looking at three newly reformed OSes, two of which have already had some playing time while one of them is yet to enter the field. Its a battle between Apple, Google and Microsoft. Who’s is the best? iOS 5 Apple launched the final version of iOS 5 earlier this month on October … Continue reading “Head-to-head: iOS 5 vs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich vs Windows Phone 7.5 Mango”

Microsoft launches HTC Radar, Samsung Omnia W and Acer Allegro Windows Phone ‘Mango’ devices in India, wants some love

Microsoft has, now, officially released its first Windows Phone devices in India and the first three to arrive will all run on the company’s new Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango‘ OS. The three devices in question are HTC Radar, Samsung Omnia W and Acer Allegro, and the company believes the trio is good enough to eat into … Continue reading “Microsoft launches HTC Radar, Samsung Omnia W and Acer Allegro Windows Phone ‘Mango’ devices in India, wants some love”

Windows Phone ‘Mango’ coming as early as this Thursday (September 15)?

We’ve all been waiting for Microsoft to launch their next-gen OS, Windows Phone 7.1/7.5 Mango ever since we first heard about it back in May. Since then, the operating system has been progressing really well, being released to manufacturing (RTM) some time back. And now, some reports are suggesting that Mango could be within our … Continue reading “Windows Phone ‘Mango’ coming as early as this Thursday (September 15)?”

First Windows Phone 7.1 ‘Mango’ commercial goes viral (video)

The first Windows Phone 7.1 (it’s NOT 7.5) aka ‘Mango’ commercials have hit the web and, though not from Microsoft themselves, give a good indication of where the new OS’ marketing is heading towards. The new commercial, put together by Japanese carrier KDDI, showcases several mysterious Windows Phone devices and outlines the main features of Microsoft’s … Continue reading “First Windows Phone 7.1 ‘Mango’ commercial goes viral (video)”

Microsoft to unveil Windows Phone 7.5 Mango in special ‘VIP Preview’ tonight

Microsoft is all set to deliver some juicy Mango-flavored updates tonight at a special “VIP Preview” at 10:00am Eastern time. Yesterday, Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer promised over 500 new features in the next major release of the Windows Phone OS so we’ll be keenly waiting to hear all of them. One by one. In excruciating … Continue reading “Microsoft to unveil Windows Phone 7.5 Mango in special ‘VIP Preview’ tonight”

Video: A closer look at Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’

As you know, Microsoft has named the next major update to strike Windows Phones as ‘Mango’, which will change the OS from 7.0 to 7.5 thus making it Windows Phone 7.5. The announcement came at Microsoft’s TechEd 2011 event where they also demoed the awesomeness of the ‘Mango’. The update will just revolutionize your Windows … Continue reading “Video: A closer look at Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’”