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Mango: Windows Phone Multilingual Keyboard Demo

Mango: Windows Phone Multilingual Keyboard Demo

June 27, 2011 No Comments

If you have been wondering how Microsoft would incorporate multilingual support in the Mango update we now know. It seems there will be a little button just right of the spacebar that will let you switch between the languages that you have set on your phone. Pressing said button will not only enable the keyboard […]

Homebrew: TouchXperience Windows Phone Device Manager Gets New Features

Homebrew: TouchXperience Windows Phone Device Manager Gets New Features

June 27, 2011 No Comments

The TouchXperience software has received an update. With the update came a lot of new features of the Windows Phone Device Manager, including the ability to  access your Windows Phone and view it on your computer screen. This software only works for developer-unlocked devices. Windows Phone Device Manager features: Applications management: view, install/uninstall homebrew applications […]

Study Shows Android Phones to be the Leader in Faulty Smartphones

Study Shows Android Phones to be the Leader in Faulty Smartphones

June 27, 2011 1 Comment

In a not so surprising turn of events, a study by WDS done over the course of a year based on technical support calls has determined that of all major smartphones , Android is the one most likely to have some type of hardware malfunction. The study examined 600,000 calls and 14% of them were […]

Reason for Mango Beta Delay, New Mango Features Uncovered

Reason for Mango Beta Delay, New Mango Features Uncovered

June 23, 2011 1 Comment

It was believed that Microsoft would be releasing the Mango beta to developers this week, until Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore himself took to his Twitter page to shoot down peoples’ hopes. As it seems Microsoft actually did intend to release Mango to developers this week but ran into an unexpected issue. Neowin was contacted by a source inside […]

Stephen Elop Demos Leaked WP7 Nokia Device (Images & Video)

Stephen Elop Demos Leaked WP7 Nokia Device (Images & Video)

June 23, 2011 2 Comments

In an interesting turn of events, the leaked pictures that we posted earlier and were quite skeptical about seem to be legitimate. We got wind that there was a video to compliment the photos and here it is.  This video shows the phone being demoed and you can even hear Elop confirm that it’s Nokia’s […]

Pictures of Supposed First Nokia Windows Phone Leaked

Pictures of Supposed First Nokia Windows Phone Leaked

June 23, 2011 No Comments

This morning some photos were leaked that displayed a Nokia phone running Windows Phone 7. The phone is identical to Nokia’s recently released N9. There has been no official word on whether this is an actual Windows Phone device but it’s hard not to have doubts when the pictures don’t even show the traditional 3 […]

TouchyBooks Partnering with Microsoft to Bring Interactive Books to Windows Phone 7

TouchyBooks Partnering with Microsoft to Bring Interactive Books to Windows Phone 7

June 22, 2011 No Comments

  TouchyBooks a company that aims to bring interactive childrens books to tablets and smartphones alike has partnered with Microsoft to bring over 300 childresns books for ages 2-7 to the Windows Phone Marketplace. The books should all be available by the ending of June with 150 being added immediately and the others being added at […]

XDA Developers Icon Set for Advanced Configuration

XDA Developers Icon Set for Advanced Configuration

June 21, 2011 No Comments

While the whole concept behind Metro UI is functional simplicity, there are still many that yearn for some eye candy on their Windows Phone 7.  The folks at XDA have been working on some eye candy in the form of beautified Live Tiles. Here is only some of what they have accomplished.   To get […]

Developers Will Not be Getting their Hands on Mango this Week

Developers Will Not be Getting their Hands on Mango this Week

June 21, 2011 No Comments

Rumors have been circulating that Microsoft would be distributing ROM updates for those with App Hub developer accounts as early as this week. In an unfortunate turn of events that rumor has been shot down by Brandon Watson, Senior Director of Windows Phone 7 development at Microsoft via Twitter. If that wasn’t enough of a […]

Nokia and Microsoft Giving Free App Hub Registration to Nokia Launchpad Members

Nokia and Microsoft Giving Free App Hub Registration to Nokia Launchpad Members

June 21, 2011 No Comments

Nokia has been sending emails to their Launchpad members offering them the opportunity to join the Microsoft App Hub free of charge. To do so members must sign in to their Launchpad accounts and check the ‘Free Microsoft App Hub registration’ on the homepage. This is a great way to get Nokia developers on beard […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Making It’s Way Through The FCC, Headed To AT&T

We Have seen plenty already of the yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 1520. Below is the official FCC...

Nokia’s Lumia 525, Codenamed ‘Glee’ Set To Be Announced October 22nd

Evleaks has yet another leak for us this fine day concerning a reported newer updated device to the smash...

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