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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Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?
Mar26

Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?

Windows Phone is now officially a mature OS with all the bells and whistles you expect from your OS.  It's got from Cortana, to Here Maps, to the action center it looks, feels and acts like a modern smartphone OS.  However one of the ways it still lags is the App count.  Microsoft has been working very hard to court developers but it's still an uphill battle since the user base isn't as large as iOS or Android. Now there are reports...

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How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade
Mar05

How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade

In the past when new flagships came out there was ton of new cool "must have" features that would make you break your piggy bank and order one the day it came out.  Recently however it seems that nothing like that has come around.  The Yota phone with it's dual screen has been out for years now and while the Samsung Galaxy Edge is pretty cool it's not getting me to drop 300 bucks and sign a new contract. I only am writing this post...

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Mobile World Congress Round Up
Mar02

Mobile World Congress Round Up

Mobile Word Congress is making a comeback per say.  In years past the tech world's heavy hitters have started to ignore this event but in 2015 it seems like everyone brought something to table this year from Samsung to HTC to Microsoft to Jolla....only Apple isn't represented.  While everyone else is bombarding you with post after post after post from this event I'd like to do something a little different for you.  We are going to...

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Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?
Feb19

Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?

While the Windows Phone app gap has gotten a lot smaller in the past year there are still some large companies that don't have a their full suite of apps on Windows Phone....one such of these companies is Amazon.  There is an Amazon store app, Amazon Kindle app yet the Amazon Prime Music app is still missing.  Now it has been found out on a Amazon forum board from a customer service reply that it should be coming soon. "...the Amazon...

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Samsung and Microsoft the Next Big Tech Pairing?
Feb16

Samsung and Microsoft the Next Big Tech Pairing?

Last week we reported that Samsung and Microsoft have settled out of court Samsung's Multi-Million dollar debt to Microsoft for royalties relating to Android sales.  The assumed end game to this would be that Samsung would start making more Windows Phone (Windows 10 for Mobile?) devices however now it seems like there was something a little more a foot. It's now being reported that Samsung will be moving even further away from Google...

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