Here’s Why Phone Design Doesn’t Matter
May21

Here’s Why Phone Design Doesn’t Matter

If there is one thing I use to LOVE about new devices when they first got introduced was design.  There are magic designs out there.  The HTC One is still a piece of art work, the latest Galaxy device is nice, iPhone's (while I hate the OS) are very well crafted and designed devices.  But something has changed in the past few years that made all of this design obsolete. Yup that's right somewhere along the way smartphone OEM's have...

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Multi Windows Coming to Windows Phone 8.1?
Apr30

Multi Windows Coming to Windows Phone 8.1?

While there is not much more to this story than what you see above it is interesting enough to report on simply because this feature is one of the last ones that Windows Mobile doesn't have.  According to the picture above Multi-Window is coming to Windows Phone and not to Windows 10 either it's coming to Windows 8.1! The above photos came from MicrosoftInsider.es with not much else backing them up.  However it said that this feature...

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Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year
Apr27

Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year

At the end of last week I happily reported that Nokia would start making smartphones again....As it turns out the report was false.  Nokia stated over the weekend that they wouldn't be making devices anymore. In fact they want everyone to know that they have no plans to build new smartphones  so much that they released the below statement today: Statements Nokia reaffirms it currently has no plans to manufacture or sell consumer...

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It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016
Apr24

It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016

There where reports coming out that Nokia would be making Android smartphones in 2016 when their contract was up with Microsoft to use the Nokia name.  However it wasn't confirmed until recently when trusted sources from Nokia China gave out some new information. Not only did they confirm that Nokia will be getting back into handsets but also that 2016 have them  move their R&D offices to China.  Also rumored is they will make all...

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Card Task Switcher Coming to Windows 10 Mobile and More!
Apr09

Card Task Switcher Coming to Windows 10 Mobile and More!

It is being reported by WindowsMania.pl that the next build of Windows 10 Mobile will have new card style multitasking menu.  Where as the current menu system has all the cards side by side this one will employ a new style where four apps will fit on one page via a grid.  Also there are new menu coming.... The upcoming menu's look more like they belong on a touch screen computer and less like they are for a mobile device. You can...

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Nokia Lumia 1520 is Retiring and ATT No Longer to Sell

If you are looking for a flagship Windows Phone device here in the States your choices just got one device thinner.  News has come that AT&T and even the Microsoft store have stopped selling this device.  Which leaves only the HTC M8 for Windows as the lone flagship Windows Phone device you can get at the AT&T store. Why this device is being retired wasn't made clear there still isn't a replacement flagship on the horizon. ...

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