Windows Phone 8

BBM now available for Windows Phone users

BlackBerry will make its popular messaging app BBM available to users of Windows phones.

Jul 31, 2014, 22:43 PM IST

Facebook Messenger app finally arrives on Windows Phones

Windows Phone users can also get the 4 MB app from the Windows Phone Store.

Mar 06, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

Nokia set to launch Here Maps on all Windows 8.1 devices

Nokia has reportedly announced that it is going to soon launch its Here Maps software for all Windows 8.1 devices.

Feb 22, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

Leaked Windows Phone 8.1 update shows Notification Center

Ahead of its official rollout, screenshots of Microsoft's update to Windows Phone 8 reportedly show the much-asked for Notification Center feature that is customizable.

Feb 10, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Nokia Lumia 525 could surpass Lumia 520's popularity

Finnish handset maker Nokia this week launched in India its budget smartphone Lumia 525. It could be another smartphone launch for many, but the same could prove to be a milestone in the history of Microsoft's Windows Phone.

Jan 09, 2014, 11:44 AM IST

Huawei Ascend W2 launched, coming to India soon

The smartphone houses 1.4GHz dual-core Qaulcomm processor and comes with a 4.3-inch IPS WVGA (480x800) LCD display.

Nov 21, 2013, 13:43 PM IST

Windows versus iOS: Beginning of race for second spot?

The smartphone war is going to further heat up with the entry of Nokia Lumia powered by Microsoft’s mobile Windows platform.

May 21, 2013, 17:34 PM IST

Microsoft exec says firm has no ‘Plan B’ for mobile ambitions

Microsoft's chief financial officer Peter Klein said that the fir is ‘very focused on continuing the success it has with PCs and taking that to tablets and phones.’

Feb 16, 2013, 09:31 AM IST

Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8: Five amazing things

The phone has 1 GB RAM, 32 GB disk space and 7 GB storage in the cloud with SkyDrive for users.

Jan 12, 2013, 13:56 PM IST

Windows Phone 8 — Redefining Windows Phone

Windows Phone 8 — Microsoft’s latest in mobile OS technology - comes in as a direct competition to rivals Apple and Google.

Nov 10, 2012, 11:11 AM IST

Microsoft Windows Phone 8: Five interesting things

Let’s have a look at the five interesting things of the Microsoft Windows Phone 8.

Nov 03, 2012, 14:21 PM IST

Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8

Phones running Microsoft's new operating system will be available this weekend in Europe and will continue to go on sale in the rest of the world from November.

Oct 30, 2012, 13:46 PM IST

Huawei Windows Phone 8 smartphones likely to be launched

Huawei has said it aims to ship more than 100 million mobile phones this year

Sep 26, 2012, 10:55 AM IST

Nokia apologises for ‘fake’ Lumia 920 smartphone ad

The advert showed a man filming his girlfriend using the new smartphone while both of them were riding bicycles.

Sep 09, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Nokia says new Lumia devices are ‘not final throw of dice’

The firm’s share price, however, dropped by over 10 percent as the new smartphones failed to impress investors.

Sep 09, 2012, 21:57 PM IST

Who will launch the latest smartphone first, Nokia or Apple?

Nokia had said that it will hold a joint media event with Microsoft Corp in New York on September 5, fanning speculations of its gadget launch.

Aug 21, 2012, 10:48 AM IST

Nokia to launch new ‘Windows 8’ smartphone

According to, Nokia could also be unveiling its first ‘tablet computer’ at the event.

Aug 16, 2012, 13:03 PM IST

Windows 8 mobile OS: Microsoft's challenge to Apple iOS, Android

WP8 device will be launched by the later half of this year.

Jun 21, 2012, 09:28 AM IST

After Surface tablet is it time for Microsoft Windows Phone 8?

Windows Phone OS will support multicore processors, a hardware consideration that requires software on their end.

Jun 20, 2012, 10:47 AM IST