Windows Phone 8 ‘Apollo Plus’ Update To Include VPN Support, Assorted Fixes

Going by the code name 'Apollo Plus', an update to Windows Phone 8 is in the cards for sometime early next year, with a debut possible for Mobile World Congress. This is slated to be a point release, so it's likely we are looking at 8.0.1, rather than 8.1 or 8.5. While these sorts of releases are typically reserved for bug fixes, the Apollo Plus update is rumored to be … [Read more...]

Huawei Finally Working On Windows Phone Devices To Release In 2012


Ever since the announced partnership plans between Huawei and Microsoft, Huawei has long been missing in the Windows world. The partnership did go through back in the end of 2011, but Huawei has yet to mention any Windows device plans. According to WPDang, Huawei finally has a team working on some Windows devices to release by the end of 2012. Huawei has also been occupied … [Read more...]

Rumor: Manufacturers To Receive Windows Phone 8 Build During June 20th Developer Summit


According to "industry sources" claimed by Digitimes, the latest rumor concerning what will be revealed at the June 20th Developer Summit is that a build of Windows Phone 8 will be released to manufacturers. This build will be far from RTM, as June is very early for the planned release of Windows Phone 8 code named Apollo. This release of Windows Phone 8 to manufacturers, if … [Read more...]

June 20th Microsoft Developer Summit Now Promises A Sneak Peek Of Windows Phone’s Future


Looks like Microsoft changed their plans for the June 20th Developer Summit, or they just stayed quiet up until now about a sneak peek of the future of Windows Phone. That's right, on June 20th you now have even more reason to save the date, as Microsoft has revealed that on that day you will indeed see the future of Windows Phone. That future is expected to involve the next … [Read more...]

Rumor: Samsung Focus S II Windows Phone 8 Device Set For October Release

Samsung Galaxy S III

Sure, it was a surprise and all that the Samsung Focus 2 was just announced recently, but with each passing day the attention is being paid to future Windows Phones. Considering the rumor that Samsung is expected to release several Windows Phones this year, rumors are building up now on what will probably be the best of the Samsung devices to release. It may well be the code … [Read more...]