Locked Out of Your Windows Phone? Here’s How to Get Back In
Oct14

Locked Out of Your Windows Phone? Here’s How to Get Back In

It's bound to happen, either you forget your passcode to your Windows Phone device or even worse you pick up your device and find that one of your children has placed a pin on your lock screen and forgotten the passcode. This exact thing has happened to me and by the time I got to my device the lock screen told me that I had to wait for (and I am not making this up) 594,978 minutes til I got to try again. At that point I had three...

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Microsoft and Xiaomi discussing Windows smartphone?
Oct01

Microsoft and Xiaomi discussing Windows smartphone?

Last week Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella met with Xiaomi chief Lei Jun and it is being widely reported that the two discussed the possibility of the Chinese company building a Windows Phone handset. Before going any further, it should be noted that this is pure rumor at this point and the only fact is that the two held a meeting together. However, sources are claiming that a Windows based smartphone was on the agenda. It would be a coup...

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Goodbye to Nokia from Microsoft
Sep10

Goodbye to Nokia from Microsoft

Since buying Nokia’s devices and services division earlier in the year, Microsoft has been ripping the company up. First Redmond pulled the plug on feature phones, saying it would stop making them within 18 months, than it ditched Nokia’s early steps into Android, and now Microsoft has decided it will stop using the Nokia name altogether. According to reports today, the Lumia 730 and 830 launched last week will be the last to also...

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First 64Bit Windows Phone is a “Budget” Device at only 119 Euro
Sep09

First 64Bit Windows Phone is a “Budget” Device at only 119 Euro

There have been a slew of budget friendly Windows Phone devices coming out of late for sub hundred Euro mark, however none of them had anything really special besides price to make them stand out. Well if you are willing to spend a few more Euro's (119 to be exact) you can get the first Windows Phone with a 64bit processor, the Alcatel Pop 2. To be honest though other then the 64bit thing the specs are kind of unimpressive as it has...

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Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?
Aug27

Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?

  Being a Nokia user since the mid-nineties I am trying to wait patiently to figure out what Nokia's next smartphone move will be in mid 2015/early 2016  when the company is completely free of its Microsoft contract. So I posed the question to Nokia Via Twitter and they responded.   As you can see from above they claim that they will be making Windows Phone devices when they can start making their own smartphones again. However...

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