Windows Phone 8 Event Scheduled for September 5th

Windows Phone 8 event

The first Windows Phone 8 devices have yet to be unveiled, but that's about to change on September 5th. Invitations have just been sent out for a Windows Phone 8 press event, which will take place in NYC on September 5th, doors opening at 9:30 A.M. The event will be hosted by both Microsoft and Nokia, so we could safely presume that we'll see devices from Nokia. Based upon the … [Read more...]

Leaked Nokia document reveals feature-by-feature difference between Windows Phone 7.8/8

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A leaked Nokia document obtained by Smartphone France specifies the feature differences between Windows Phone 7.8 and Windows Phone 8. Both versions are due in the coming months; Windows Phone 7.8 will be available to current Windows Phone 7(7.5) devices while Windows Phone 8 will bring a new generation of devices. From the look of the document and the way it is formatted, … [Read more...]

Rovio’s new game franchise, Amazing Alex, coming soon to Windows Phone


  Although the rest of the titles from the Angry Birds franchise are not available on the Windows Phone, developer Rovio is moving on with more games. Rovio does have Angry Birds available on Windows Phone, and Angry Birds Space is still on the way, supposedly. Rovio has revealed through a Twitter reply that their new game franchise, Amazing Alex, is to come later to the … [Read more...]

First Microsoft international store will open in Toronto, Canada


With the recent 2012 Worldwide Partner Conference taking place in Toronto, there was no better moment for Microsoft to announce that the first international store will soon open in Toronto. The specific store location in Toronto, Canada will be at the Yorkdale Shopping Centre. The store is set to open later this year, in time for Microsoft to release Windows Phone 8, Office … [Read more...]

Samsung SGH-i687 Windows Phone 8 shows up on server user agent profiles


Back in May, it was rumored that Samsung was working on several Windows Phone 8 devices that will be the equivalent of the Galaxy S lineup. Even the fact that Samsung had a device hidden (at the time) under the code name "Minuet" was also reported. The biggest part about the rumor earlier this year were some reported specifications, along with the fact that the device may be … [Read more...]