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Windows Phone 8 Devices Show Up Under T-Mobile And Verizon Speed Tests


Speed test reports with carriers T-Mobile and Verizon show some interesting evidence of future Windows Phone devices. We now know for sure, if necessary, that Windows Phone 8 devices will be available on T-Mobile and Verizon later this year. However, the reports bring plenty more extra goodies to our attention. Specifically, the devices show up under Windows Phone 8 "Apollo" … [Read more...]

Verizon Wireless Working With Microsoft To Have Windows Phone 8 Before End Of 2012

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In an interview with Reuters, Verizon Wireless CFO Fran Shammo mentioned they are looking for a third strong software competitor in the mobile market. That third strong competitor is the Windows Phone, specifically the Windows Phone 8 - codenamed "Apollo" - to release later this year. Verizon previously told Microsoft that 4G LTE was critical for Windows Phone, looks like … [Read more...]

Skype Beta Ends – Full Version Now Available On Windows Phone Marketplace

skypeicon The promised full version April release of Skype on Windows Phone has been fulfilled. The official Skype for Windows Phone application is now available on the Windows Phone Marketplace as version, a final download size of 6 MB, 15 supported languages, and all for the great price of absolutely FREE. The list of features are listed … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s Product Roadmap Leaks – Windows Phone Expectations Contained


The latest Microsoft roadmap has apparently leaked via Twitter, and ZDNet was first to post it up. The roadmap contains current plans for all of Microsoft's big products, including the Windows Phone. What's new with the Windows Phone that we didn't already know? Not much really, it just shows that Windows Phone Apollo will evidently release in the fall/winter of this year. … [Read more...]

Rumor: Samsung Is Set To Release At Least Three New Windows Phones In 2012


Remember that Samsung "Mandel" Windows Phone that went through the FCC on paper about a month ago? According to Chinese website WPDang, the phone is due for a first half of 2012 release. Although it will most likely adopt a different name upon release, many are expecting it to arrive as late as June. Samsung is also currently expected to release at least two other Windows … [Read more...]