Windows Phone 7

Microsoft on WP 7.8: "We Hope To Share More Details In Near Future" (Like Wednesday?)

Microsoft on WP 7.8: "We Hope To Share More Details In Near Future" (Like Wednesday?)

Adriana Lee

There has been a ton of hoopla over Windows Phone 8, enough to send WinPho 7 users' feelings right into the dumper. "Why should we be punished for jumping in early?", they ask. "Microsoft, why hast thou forsaken us?" Sure, now that its lusciously beautiful (but app-hobbled) mobile successor has hit the market and a new update is even due to come out for it, users of younger sibling WP7...

Microsoft Launches New App for Syncing Windows Phone 8 Devices with Windows 8, Windows RT

Microsoft Launches New App for Syncing Windows Phone 8 Devices with Windows 8, Windows RT

Killian Bell

With Windows Phone 8 now just hours away, Microsoft has launched a new app that will allow you to sync your shiny new smartphone with your Windows 8 or Windows RT computers and tablets, including the recently released Surface. It's available to download now from the Windows Store. The app allows you to sync music, videos, photos, and more between your Windows Phone 8 device and your PC...

Nokia Reports $754 Million Operating Loss for Q3 2012, With Just 2.9 Million Lumias Sold

Nokia Reports $754 Million Operating Loss for Q3 2012, With Just 2.9 Million Lumias Sold

Killian Bell

Nokia announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012 on Thursday morning, and they don't make for pleasant reading. The Finnish firm revealed a $754 million (€576 million) operating loss on $9.49 billion (€7.239 billion) in net sales, with just 2.9 million Lumia devices sold during the three-month period. That's a 27.5% decrease in sales over the last quarter, when 4...

Microsoft Gives Employees Free Surface Tablet, Windows Phone 8 Device & Windows 8 PC

Killian Bell

It's a good time to be a Microsoft employee. At its annual company meeting yesterday, the software giant announced that all full-time employees — of which there are over 90,000 — will soon receive a Surface RT tablet, a Windows Phone 8 smartphone, and a Windows 8 work machine absolutely free. According to The Verge, the Windows 8 machines have already started being distributed to some...