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If you’re a Windows Phone user, then a lack of apps, or at least quality apps, is something that you’re no doubt very familiar with. It’s a shame, because the Windows Phone experience is a very good one, but the platform just doesn’t boast an app ecosystem like either iOS or Android, and it’s putting people off. Continue reading this article at RedmondPie.com Powered by WPeMatico (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click...

Windows8 Phone unknowingly has launched about 3 months, but the utilization rate in the United States has gone beyond the approximately 2 years of Windows Phone 7 launch. AdDuplex reported refers to Windows Phone 8 mobile phones accounted for 50.1% of the mobile phones of all Windows systems . Although Windows Phone 8 is still no match for the Android and iOS, but the present situation for the Windows Phone 8, can also be a good news. But Windows Phone market share than Android and iOS, it seems there is good for a long-term way to go. ...

Mobile app store is still popular and needs more content when the company behind it still writes its own blog posts when interesting new apps appear in it. With 150,000 apps, the Windows Mobile store is not empty as compared with the Windows 8 app store, but Microsoft could sure use some marquee apps for its mobile platform. To get users and developers more excited about apps, Microsoft is launching its “Windows Phone Next App Star” competition. The contest is open for all developers, including students and hobbyists. Already Registered...

The NOKIA 800 already can download the update to ( Windows Phone ) WP7.8 However, because of this update batches push, only the Netherlands have received the official update officially, so buddies of Taiwan may have to wait on the 1st class. In addition, all LUMIA equipment to get WP7.8 upgrade after Lumia 800, four WP7 models (Lumia 510,610,710,900), WP7.8 upgrade firmware also appeared before Nokia firmware download is Navifirm. It is understood that the latest upgrade version of Lumia 510 , 610 , 710 , 800 , 900 for 8858 , most European...

If you are eager to load up a Windows Phone or Windows 8 PC with dedicated Gmail or Google Drive apps, it’s time you ease up on the anticipation, as Mountain View is not bent on bringing apps to the platforms thanks to a lack of interest. “We have no plans to build out Windows apps,” Google Apps product management director Clay Bavor told V3. “We are very careful about where we invest and will go where the users are but they are not on Windows Phone or Windows 8.” That might sound grim, but Bavor added that...

Nokia Lumia 920 and the World’s fastest screen The centerpiece of the Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone is the 4.5″ PureMotion HD+ screen. But did you know the Lumia 920 has the fastest screen on a smartphone? The result is crisper graphics and less blurring while scrolling around the screen or playing games. According to Jussi Ropo, Nokia’s Senior Technology Manager, rendering should happen at a stable 60fps to eliminate the jaggedness in moving content. The other important aspect to displays is how fast the LCD can change...

  It’s no secret that Windows Phone sales have been in the doldrums for much of the platform’s existence. If we believe Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer’s talk at the annual company shareholder meeting, however, the cell phone OS has turned a corner. He tells investors that Windows Phone sales are about 4 times what they were at the same point last year, and that demand has been easy enough for initial selling in “many countries;” that may be an allusion to reported Lumia 920 shortages in Germany and...

In few senses, we have been waiting for this moment since last May: Verizon is back to selling brand-new Windows Phone hardware. Starting today, the carrier is offering both the $200 HTC Windows Phone 8X as its flagship and the $100 Nokia Lumia 822 for the more cost-conscious. Both Windows Phone 8 devices have a slight spin on the stock formula. Verizon’s 8X is currently the only variant of the phone that supports wireless charging, if you’re in the position of choosing between Big Red’s network and AT&T’s;...

There’s no mistaking it: the Windows Phone 8 battle is heating up. HTC just announced its high-end HTC Windows Phone 8X for AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon, two weeks after Nokia unveiled the Lumia 920. The resemblance between the two phones is readily apparent, and more than skin deep. Like the Lumia 920, the HTC Windows Phone 8X drops the phone screen into a richly colored slablike unibody design. Like the Lumia 920, it also shares the same processor, LTE and NFC capability, and high-definition screens. Yet, there are important differences...

Nokia Lumia 900; “a larger screen gives more satisfaction” After the success of the Nokia Lumia 800 the Finnish company decided to announce a successor, the Lumia 900. Big difference with the 800 is its appearance. With a 4.3 inch display, you can now enjoy more of your smart phone. Lumia 900 introduced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It was by gadget site CNET named the best smart phone for most Mobile Event of 2012. Windows Phone 7.5 Mango Nokia Lumia 900 runs on Microsoft’s operating system Windows Phone...