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Microsoft Making More Money Off The Competition (Google’s Android)

Microsoft Making More Money Off The Competition (Google’s Android)

May 27, 2011 No Comments

There has been tons of excitement surrounding Windows Phone lately, Microsoft has the Mango update set to launch this fall. They also have Nokia, the top cell phone manufacturer making Windows Phones in the near future. Microsoft also recently purchased Skype, which should come into play on Windows Phone later on as well. Even analysts are […]

WP7 Sales Low Q1 – Nokia Deal to Brighten Up Future (Gartner)

WP7 Sales Low Q1 – Nokia Deal to Brighten Up Future (Gartner)

May 19, 2011 4 Comments

Gartner, Inc. has released actual sales numbers for all mobile device manufacturers and operating systems. We all know that it would be a long hard fought race to the top for Microsoft and WP7. So these number shouldn’t really surprise anyone – especially Windows Phone users. Windows Phone saw only modest sales that reached 1.6 […]

Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone 7 v1.2 – Available Now

Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone 7 v1.2 – Available Now

May 17, 2011 No Comments

Well that was fast! Microsoft has already pushed out another update to the Windows Azure toolkit for Windows Phone 7. This one is packed with a handful of new features and a few bug fixes. Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone 7 v1.2 Support and tooling for the Access Control Service 2.0 (i.e. use identity federation […]

Pyramid Research Corrects Us All: Windows Phone Will Beat Android by 2013

Pyramid Research Corrects Us All: Windows Phone Will Beat Android by 2013

May 11, 2011 No Comments

A few days ago, I wrote an article stating that Pyramid Research was placing their bets on Windows Phone 7. We stated that they were guessing that by 2015 Windows Phone would overtake Android and take the No. 1 spot in the mobile world. They say that we and others were wrong…. They are stating that […]

Microsoft Set to Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Microsoft Set to Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

May 10, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft is set to purchase Skype for $8.5 Billion dollars, as it seems as already a done deal. This is HUGE news, as it is one of Microsoft’s biggest purchases ever. Not really for us Windows Phone 7 users though, as we already were going to see a Skype app later this year. I think […]

Windows Phone to Beat Out Android in 2015

Windows Phone to Beat Out Android in 2015

May 7, 2011 1 Comment

According to market research firm Pyramid Research, smartphone sales will almost double by 2015. Right now smartphone sales count for 27% of all cellphone sales. They are estimating that in 4 years it will jump to 53%. Leading that charge? They say that it will be Android and Windows Phone. To top it off they […]

WP7 Places 3rd In Developer Interest In Latest Survey

WP7 Places 3rd In Developer Interest In Latest Survey

April 26, 2011 No Comments

Appcelerator and IDC just put out their latest quarterly numbers regarding Windows Phone interest in the developer community. WP7 placed 3rd behind IOS and Android but just surpassed Blackberry. They also charted some specifics about what concerns developers have regarding the Windows Phone plaftform. You will see these particular charts all over the internet today […]

Security Update Soon: OTA?

Security Update Soon: OTA?

April 19, 2011 No Comments

That security update we warned you about weeks ago should be hitting our handsets soon. The compromised Comodo security certificates not only affects Windows Phone 7 but also PC’s and anything that’s attached to the web.  The sites that were affected are as follows: login.live.com mail.google.com www.google.com login.yahoo.com (3 certificates) login.skype.com addons.mozilla.org “Global Trustee”ws: ZDNet is reporting that […]

Bing Search Hits 30% – Google Loses 3%

Bing Search Hits 30% – Google Loses 3%

April 12, 2011 No Comments

Well well well look what we have here. I have been a Bing user ever since it came out and everyone looked at me like I was from another planet. Now Microsoft’s search engine Bing controls 30% marketshare (including Yahoo of course). While Google keeps on slipping and fell another 3%, taking it down to […]

Microsoft Files Antitrust Complaint Against Google

Microsoft Files Antitrust Complaint Against Google

March 31, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft is finally taking steps in the right direction with WP7. They are finally releasing NoDo and things are really starting to look promising. In rectifying things on Windows Phone 7, Microsoft has launched a complaint with the European Commision citing that Google is being anti-competitive. Google has basically given Microsoft limited access to their […]

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