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Voice-Controlled Camera for Windows Phone Patented By Microsoft

Voice-Controlled Camera for Windows Phone Patented By Microsoft

May 19, 2013 2 Comments

Nearly two years ago, Microsoft filed a patented that gives them the exclusive rights and ability to use the Windows Phone and other devices as a personal “voice controlled camera”. The fine folks at PatentBolt.com has discovered Microsoft’s design and patent as it relates to a device such as, a tablet,camera, smartphone or any other device that can capture pictures. It ...

Huawei’s Ascend Family Of Phone Roadmap Leaked

Huawei’s Ascend Family Of Phone Roadmap Leaked

February 9, 2013 No Comments

You have just got to appreciate Huawei. It’s been just a month since their first phone was announced, and they are already pouring more and more into the Windows Phone platform. The Ascend W1 family out lines have been leaked and they show just what Huawei has in mind for Windows in the future. The Photos ...

New ReadyClick App turns your Windows Phone 8 device into a vocie activated camera

New ReadyClick App turns your Windows Phone 8 device into a vocie activated camera

December 1, 2012 1 Comment

“ReadyClick”, a new “lens” app for the Windows Phone 8 is now available! It allows users to get in front of their photo before it is taken and yell out ready..click to commence a timer that will eventually take the group photos you have always wanted. This creates hassle free shots that you once before could not participate in ...

HTC confirms the HTC 8S is not coming to the USA

HTC confirms the HTC 8S is not coming to the USA

November 30, 2012 2 Comments

Remember the lower end little brother to the HTC 8X, the HTC 8s? Well it turns out that today HTC announced that this model will not be making its way to the U.S. Although this phone will not be missed by many Windows Phone 8 enthusiast, it will be missing its mark in the ever expanding ...

Windows Phone 7.8 update shown on the Nokia Lumia 510 in new video

Windows Phone 7.8 update shown on the Nokia Lumia 510 in new video

November 24, 2012 2 Comments

In the video released below by none other than Winp.CN, they demonstrate the new Windows Phone 7.8 update that includes a new splash screen, new WP8 app logos for Microsoft’s Office and Xbox tiles as well as the new customizable Windows Phone 8 start screen. Also those who were looking for live wallpapers to be added to 7.8 got their wish! ...

Post Windows Phone 7.8 update hinted at in latest Nokia leak

Post Windows Phone 7.8 update hinted at in latest Nokia leak

November 17, 2012 2 Comments

Yep, that’s right folks. Looks like the sad ending that was expected will not come after all. It appears Windows Phone 7.x may live on in the after life after all. A new leaked slide for a Nokia presentation shows what appears to be Nokia’s and Microsoft’s plans to continue to update their devices, even with the new ...

Turn N Run Coming November, 21st on Windows Phone for Xbox

Turn N Run Coming November, 21st on Windows Phone for Xbox

November 17, 2012 No Comments

Turn N Run, a game developed by Spider Jacks creator MaxNick is coming next Wednesday as the Xbox title of the week for only 0.99¢. This title is set to be compatible for both Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices. Check out the trailer for iOS  and description of game below: Turn N Run Description: The world has turned…use a ...

Windows Phones from Sony still a no-go

Windows Phones from Sony still a no-go

November 17, 2012 3 Comments

Sony, known for its high quality TVs and PlayStation systems has yet to release a device able to compete with the likes of the Nokia Lumia 920, Apple iPhone or the Samsung Galaxy. Even though they have been on the steady path to failure with Android, Sony has yet to change directions and indeed has acknowledge ...

Developers editions of the Nokia Lumia 920 are one of a kind

Developers editions of the Nokia Lumia 920 are one of a kind

November 3, 2012 1 Comment

We are now finding out that the Nokia Lumia 920s that were given out at BUILD this year are unique in there own special way. With mixed components including a pentaband,  from what the guys over at Wpcentral.com are told, this specific model will not be available again. As photo evidenced, the photo below is from game developer Marios Karagiannis creator of ...

The Ohfich: Slayer Pinball by Sony Music Entertainment

The Ohfich: Slayer Pinball by Sony Music Entertainment

October 13, 2012 2 Comments

Its official.. Slayer an American thrash metal band on Sony Music label has just released their official pinball game “Slayer Pinball” to the Windows Phone Marketplace! Check out the description and video from the iOS version below: Legends of metal meet the king of arcade games in one loud, fast, flipper-thrashing frenzy. Hyper-realistic pinball gameplay set to a backdrop ...

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Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

Windows Phones Computex 2014 New Partners Devices Roundup & Specs

On display this week at Computex 2014 several new Windows Phones 8.1 devices from partners were finally officially unveiled! Check...

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