Windows 10 Mobile Coming in October According to Documents
Jun24

Windows 10 Mobile Coming in October According to Documents

With the launch of Windows 10 for computers less then a week away it leaves us in the mobile market wondering when we will get some Windows 10 update love.  While Microsoft themselves have been pretty tight lipped about it the main rumor was "sometime in the fall"  Now we have some information that seems to back that rumor up. The chart you see above is from a French Carrier French carrier SFR and shows almost ALL Lumias across the...

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Did the Microsoft Lumia 940XL Just Get Certified in Indonesia
Jun10

Did the Microsoft Lumia 940XL Just Get Certified in Indonesia

For a while now we have seen a new device from Microsoft making it's round on benchmark sites with the model number RM-1106.  Now it seems that there is another device the RM-1104 has popped up in Indonesia, where it has passed certification, a new report confirms. This device is believed to be the Microsoft Lumia 940XL.  Sadly there is very little new information to gleam from this report.  What type of specs could we be looking at?...

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How Big Should a Smart Phone Be?
May25

How Big Should a Smart Phone Be?

Smart phones have a come a long way since I started covering them professionally back in 2009 they have a ton of new features, GPS, 41mp cameras, fingerprint sensors, heart-rate monitors, etc...  They have also in increased in size perhaps a little too much even.   When the HTC Titan came out it was well...HUGE at the time.  I remember opening the box to it's massive 4.7 inch screen.  That's right massive!  People made fun of me...

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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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