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Lumia 640 is the best smartphone for LTE connection

September 7, 2016 |

Lumia 640 & 650 second and third on the GSM 900 band

A new study supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers investigates the antenna performance of 26 of the most popular smartphones in the Nordic Countries in 2016. The … Read More

Windows Phone market share continues its decline

August 10, 2016 |

Windows phone sales down to 4.5% in EU5, 1.6% in the US

In almost all of the markets monitored by Kantar Worldpanel, Windows Phone is losing share to competitors. The new report reveals the smartphone OS sales for June 2016. … Read More

Microsoft’s earnings report shows strong overall performance despite low phone sales

July 20, 2016 |

The Q2 2016 earnings beat the expectations

Microsoft’s latest earnings report has been published, covering the quarter ending June 30 and reflecting the final quarter for the fiscal year 2016. According to the report, Microsoft has a net income of … Read More

Mobile Phones Forever Changing in Modern Culture?

June 19, 2016 |

Ten to fifteen years ago the mobile phone was a mere brick-like device that started to make the house phone seem unnecessary. Never did we imagine they’d develop so fast that we’d no longer use our land lines at all, … Read More

Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

June 13, 2016 |

LinkedIn has more than 400 million users

Microsoft and LinkedIn have reached an agreement under which the Redmond-based software giant will buy the popular work-focused social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in an all-cash transaction. Microsoft will leave the … Read More

Microsoft cuts another 1850 jobs from the phone division

May 25, 2016 |

The company promises continuous support and new devices

It’s obvious that Windows Phone has failed to attract the mass consumers and Microsoft has realized that. Last year, the company laid off thousands of employees working in the former Nokia … Read More

Windows on phones is not dead and you should be ok with that

May 25, 2016 |

Windows Phones could be dead, but Windows 10 Mobile is alive

Over the years, many “reputable” sites and sources claimed that Windows Phone is dead, without anybody had seen the corpse. Some of these articles were very poorly written, … Read More

Microsoft sells the Nokia feature phone business to Foxconn

May 18, 2016 |

Foxconn will also manufacture Nokia-branded smartphones and tablets

Microsoft, Nokia and Foxconn have reached an agreement about transferring the Nokia feature phone business from Microsoft to a Foxconn subsidiary that will be responsible for manufacturing, sales and distribution of … Read More

Quick access to the Camera app coming in Windows 10 Mobile with the Redstone update

April 8, 2016 |

Direct access to the Camera from the Lock Screen

Upcoming Window 10 Mobile Anniversary update will bring many new features and improvements to the OS. One of them appears to be the quick access to the Camera app from the … Read More

Microsoft buys Xamarin – a company that creates tools for developers

February 27, 2016 |

Microsoft aims to create a real Universal App Platform

The Redmont-based software giant has announced the acquisition of Xamarin – a company that offers cross-platform tools for building apps. Using the Xamarin tools, any developer with C# background can create … Read More

Microsoft buys SwiftKey and their popular intelligent keyboard

February 3, 2016 |

Microsoft to integrate SwiftKey with Word Flow on Windows

SwiftKey has today confirmed that Microsoft will acquire the company along with all its assets, including the popular keyboard apps for iOS and Android with the same name.

Microsoft is expected … Read More

Microsoft to offer Mobile Data plans in several countries

January 8, 2016 |

Cellular Data app spotted in the Windows Store, requires a SIM card

The company is planning to offer data plans in a few key markets, according to an app listing. Cellular Data app for Windows 10 devices will allow you … Read More