How to watch today’s Nokia event live

Nokia event

Didn't get an invite to today's Nokia event in NYC? Don't worry, you are not alone. The good news is that everyone can watch the events unfold live directly on Nokia's website. The event starts at 10:00 am EST, less than an hour from now. We expect the Nokia Lumia 820 and the Nokia Lumia 920. What we don't know is if there will be any surprises, release dates and/or carrier … [Read more...]

Samsung ATIV S Windows Phone 8 Hands-On

Samsung ATIV S

The official Windows Phone Blog provides us with the first hands-on look at the new Samsung ATIV S announced today at IFA in Berlin. The 8.7mm thin device features brushed aluminum, a major departure from the look we've come to expect from Samsung devices. Even today's Android phone announcements all include a heavy dose of plastic. The device is a massive 4.8-inch HD … [Read more...]

Samsung ATIV S Windows Phone 8 Device Coming With Massive 4.8-inch Display

Samsung ATIV S

Samsung has big plans for Windows Phone 8, along with a big new phone and some new branding to go along with it. The Samsung ATIV S Windows Phone 8 device will be likely be announced at IFA today. In advance, here are photos of the device. On board will be a 1.5Ghz dual-core processor, 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED Display, 8 megapixel rear camera and a 1.9 megapixel front … [Read more...]

Unity Game Dev Platform Announces Support For Windows Phone 8

Unity

Game creation platform Unity today announced support for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8. David Helgason, the companies CEO, made the announcement at Unite 2012 in Amsterdam. According to Helgason, 53 percent of mobile game developers have published games utilizing Unity and there was a growing demand for Windows Phone 8 tools. “The Unity community has been asking for access … [Read more...]

Nokia Windows Phone 8 Coming To Verizon This Year

Verizon 4G LTE

Since the dawn of Windows Phone, reception among carriers other than AT&T has been luke warm. Verizon's only Windows Phone was the HTC Trophy and it came incredibly late to the party. Verizon is an important carrier when it comes to the success of a platform. Today's report from Bloomberg could be the shot in the arm needed, as sources indicated a Nokia Windows Phone 8 … [Read more...]