Windows phones finally get update after delay

Windows phones finally get update after delay

Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday started rolling out software updates to users of the Samsung Focus and LG Quantum, following more than a...

April 20th, 2011 Nancy Gohring

Windows Phone 7 to beat iPhone by 2015, says IDC

Windows Phone 7 to beat iPhone by 2015, says IDC

The early days of Windows Phone 7 have been all about positive reviews, not much market share, and a botched update that caused some phones...

March 30th, 2011 Jon Brodkin

Nokia takes lead role in mobile drama

Nokia takes lead role in mobile drama

Nokia Corp., after a long-losing battle with its Symbian-based devices, announced in February its choice of Windows Phone 7 in...

March 4th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Windows tablet ‘delayed till 2012’: report

Windows tablet ‘delayed till 2012’: report

In the same week that Apple released version 2 of its iPad tablet PC arch rival Microsoft is rumoured to...

March 4th, 2011 Lexton Snol

Software update puts Phone 7 on two strikes

Software update puts Phone 7 on two strikes

It’s never a good sign when a company has to write the phrase “contrary to some of the gloomy headlines...

February 25th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Multitasking and IE9 coming to Windows Phone

Multitasking and IE9 coming to Windows Phone

Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer showed off a few new features that the company will push out to Windows Phone...

February 14th, 2011 Nancy Gohring

Nokia partners with Microsoft, adopts Windows Phone 7

Nokia partners with Microsoft, adopts Windows Phone 7

Nokia will adopt Microsoft's Windows Phone as its primary smart phone strategy, the company said on Friday, after days of...

February 11th, 2011 Mikael Ricknas

Windows Phone 7 Oct. 11 launch: what we know so far

Windows Phone 7 Oct. 11 launch: what we know so far

Does Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 have what it takes to compete against Apple's blockbuster iPhone and the Android army? We'll...

October 4th, 2010 Ian Paul

Visual Basic developers get access to Windows Phone 7

Visual Basic developers get access to Windows Phone 7

Microsoft on Thursday began offering tools enabling Visual Basic developers to build applications for the Windows Phone 7 mobile phone...

September 23rd, 2010 Paul Krill