Verizon to Push Windows Phone and Some Windows Phone 8 News

We already learned earlier this week that Verizon has plans to push Windows Phone to make it "Third Eco-System" however recently Reuters put out a report in which we learn a little more. Quick recap: Last week Verizon's CFO Fran Shammo came out and stated that Verizon will soon actively push Windows Phone in hope of bring in a Third Eco-System to compete with Android and Verizon's number one loss leader the iPhone. Now we find out...

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How to fix the Lumia 900 data connection problem – Video

Nokia Lumia 900 was released a couple of days ago and is selling like a hot cake, but some owners are experiencing issues with data connectivity on the phone. It seems that guys at winsource.com found a way to temporarily fix the problem. Check the video after the break Some phones are shipped without correct APN info, so you have to add your own. The correct info to enter is: APN = wap.cingular USER = [email protected] PASS =...

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HTC Locations vs Nokia Drive – Video review

Yesterday HTC updated their Locations application and now allows you to download maps for offline use for various countries around the world. Check the video comparison after the break The GPS navigation speaks to you with voice prompts that tell you where to go (walking or driving) even if you don't have an internet connection. HTC Locations also has a wider breadth of features that many will find useful, while Nokia Drive is very...

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Audible app for Windows Phone

The long awaited Audible app is coming to Windows Phone. Currently is in private beta stage, and is expected to arrive in Marketplace in next few weeks. Check the video overview of the upcoming Audible app for Windows Phone after the break httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RD6vfehr3Do Features: -Primary Live Tile that flips with recent history on the back -Secondary Live Tiles based on book title; enables 1-touch playing of audio;...

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Windows Phone challenge – Win $1.000 or be Smoked

Microsoft has raised the stakes to $1000 in their Smoked by Windows Phone challenges running at their Microsoft stores. This weekend you have a chance to win a Hunger Games Special Edition PC, valued at over $1000 if you phone wins the speed challenge. If you lose you will be offered to swap your current phone (iPhone, BlackBerry or Android handsets) for a Windows Phone (excluding a Nokia Lumia 800 however) without any contract. The...

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Windows Phone officially launched in China

Today Microsoft launched their first Windows Phone in China, the biggest mobile phone market in the world. The press conference was held in Beijing where Microsoft introduced the operating system and their new Chinese language interface for Windows Phone. The first Windows Phone handset on the Chinese market is HTC Eternity (rebranded HTC Titan), it features a 4.7 inch WVGA display, 8MP rear camera, 1.3MP front-facing camera, 1.5GHz...

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