Budget Blu Windows Phone to Challenge the Lumia 520
Jul10

Budget Blu Windows Phone to Challenge the Lumia 520

For the longest time if you were looking for a quality budget Windows Phone 8 device you only had one place to go, the Nokia Lumia 520.  That is starting to change now that Microsoft is no longer charging to place the OS on devices.  The latest company to pick up on the OS is the American company BLU.  They have two new Windows Phone devices coming and both are very affordable even off contract. The more expensive of the two is the...

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Microsoft’s Lumia 930 makes its way to the UK
Jul09

Microsoft’s Lumia 930 makes its way to the UK

The Nokia Lumia 930 that is now called the Microsoft Lumia 930 had its UK launch today, giving consumers across the pond the chance to get their hands on arguably the best Windows Phone to date. The device will arrive in the UK on July 17th and will come with wireless charging and a price of £33 per month on a subsidised contract. If you are unfamiliar with the Lumia 930 then it should be sufficient to say that it is the current jewel...

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Nokia’s latest budget handset is worse than last year’s model
Jun18

Nokia’s latest budget handset is worse than last year’s model

Nokia's almost total command of the Windows Phone market has its ups and its downs. The upside of the company's success means Nokia is now a big player in the mobile space again and the now Microsoft-owned brand puts out some stellar devices. The downside is that the only competition for the company on the Windows platforms are its own handsets, some of which aren't much to write home about. The Nokia Lumia range is one of the most...

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Microsoft earns $2 billion per year from Android
Jun17

Microsoft earns $2 billion per year from Android

Microsoft's mobile history has hardly been covered in glory in recent times, and on the surface it's not what we would deem successful. Windows Mobile lasted too long and that set the company back years in the mobile arena. Windows Mobile propelled by Windows Phone 8 that has brought Microsoft back into relevance, but the growth is slow in the face of juggernaut rivals like Apple's iOS and Google's Android. So slow that Windows might...

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Nokia Branding and Nokia Tune Leaving Shortly, According to Leaks

According to the reliable source evLeaks, the Nokia branding will coming off all Lumia devices that will be released in the future. We've known that would eventually happen, but the leaks point to it occurring sooner than many expected. Not only that, but "Connecting People"  and the iconic "Nokia Tune" will be leaving at the same time. There was a bunch of other interesting information to be gleamed from this document. The more...

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