Windows Phone

Nokia Preparing For WP7 Event On August 17

We’ve seen Nokia’s Mango-running Sea Ray smartphone in action, initially on N9 hardware before appearing on something more customized towards Windows Phone 7. Now that August is here, we’re closer than ever to seeing the release of Mango handsets, what with the official announcement of the Fujitsu-Toshiba IS12T. When...

Microsoft Footing the Bill to Re-Write iOS Apps

Is Microsoft paying for apps to be converted from iOS to Windows Phone? According to a source, the answer is yes! Microsoft has long been the power-house behind businesses both large and small. In addition to their office applications, they also have server operating systems, enterprise-class database solutions, and...

WP Mango Devices Launching In September to Compete With iPhone

DigiTimes quotes “industry sources” and reports that Windows Phone device makers like HTC, Samsung Electronics, and LG Electronics plan on launching their upcoming Mango-phones this September in order to compete with Apple’s upcoming iPhone. This might or might not be totally true as Microsoft and its OEMs don’t need...

Android accounts for 39 percent of smartphones in the US, Apple is the top device maker

Nielsen’s just released a study confirming what some other studies have already concluded — that Android devices account for the single largest swath of smartphone users in the US, with 39 percent OS share as of the second quarter. That compares with 28 percent for iOS, although Apple still...