BlackBerry In Freefall Could Land Windows Phone In Third Place

Windows Phone market share vs BlackBerry

According to StatCounter, the install base for BlackBerry continues on a downward trend. If we're being honest, it's a complete freefall, with the percentage dropping from roughly 6 percent to 3-plus percent in week 31 of 2012. During the same timeframe, Windows Phone has seen slow and steady growth - emphasis on slow. The trajectory of BlackBerry coupled with the movement of … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 8 SDK Landing Page Up

Windows Phone 8 landing page

At some point in the not so distant future Microsoft will release Windows Phone SDK 8.0 and we suspect it might be around the September 5th event. With the release coming something soon, the planning is well under way and the fruits of which can be seen in the form of a landing page. If you are a developer, you can bookmark the page where it's promised there will be links to … [Read more...]

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┬áspecifies 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...]

Sallys Spa now available on Windows Phone Marketplace

sallysspa

Better late than never! This week it seems Microsoft decided to take it real slow and release Sallys Spa on the Windows Phone Marketplace a day late. Regardless, if you were anxiously waiting to for the frantic spa-rendition of the famous "Sallys" lineup, you can download it now. Hopefully this was part of the reason for the weird delay, but the price of Sallys Spa on the … [Read more...]