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New Nokia Firmware Already Rolling Out for Lumia 800 – Tripling Battery Performance?

New Nokia Firmware Already Rolling Out for Lumia 800 – Tripling Battery Performance?

March 6, 2012 4 Comments

We posted before about how there was a firmare update from Nokia for the Lumia 800 in the wild. Then we posted about how this update also takes care of battery issues and other little bugs. Firmware tackles: Battery drain issue has been fixed Lack of audio Bass when listening through headsets has been addressed Auto-white […]

More Fixes and Features Found in New Nokia Firmware Update

More Fixes and Features Found in New Nokia Firmware Update

March 2, 2012 2 Comments

We posted yesterday about how there was a firmare update from Nokia for the Lumia 800 in the wild. Feature thats were uncovered were for new camera features. Now as the tinkering continues over at the XDA, they have found plenty of fixes coming to the Lumia 800 with 1600.2487.8107.12070: Battery drain issue has been […]

Microsoft to Stop Detailing Updates by Carrier, Country or Phone Models

Microsoft to Stop Detailing Updates by Carrier, Country or Phone Models

January 6, 2012 No Comments

After Microsoft has been on such a good roll with detailing specific information on Windows Phone updates. It looks like we are going to start going backwards on how much information we are going to be given. The Windows Phone team posted an article on their blog stating that you can just check out the […]

Xbox Update Experiencing a Slight Delay

Xbox Update Experiencing a Slight Delay

December 6, 2011 No Comments

Although Microsoft had promised to rollout the new Xbox 360 update by 3pm GMT today, it seems issues have arisen and those awaiting the update will have to wait just a little bit longer. Microsoft’s own Major Nelson confirmed the delay via Twitter earlier today. The update will incorporate the Metro UI style into the […]

Mango Update Already Out For 50% of Windows Phone Users

Mango Update Already Out For 50% of Windows Phone Users

October 3, 2011 No Comments

Mango has not been out for a week yet and we are already getting word from Microsoft that Mango has just been sent out to about 50% of Windows Phone users around the world.  That’s quite a large number of updates and Microsoft is not wasting time touting the large number,   Eric Hautala from […]

Rumor: Orientation Lock Coming to Windows Phone

Rumor: Orientation Lock Coming to Windows Phone

September 7, 2011 No Comments

A tipster sent wmpu images of a new feature for Windows Phone. The feature in question is an orientation lock of some sorts. The images have yet to be authenticated but they do look pretty real to me. Once the lock icon is clicked, the screen will stay locked to how you are holding the […]

Unofficial HTC HD2 Windows Phone ROM Has Ability to Update Officially to Mango

Unofficial HTC HD2 Windows Phone ROM Has Ability to Update Officially to Mango

August 31, 2011 No Comments

We have seen our old friend the HTC HD2 running Windows Phone before via Roms and hacks. This though is something completely new to us. The guys over at the XDA have developed a ROM The ROM that is Build 7.0.7004.0, which is the original Windows Phone ROM that launched last year. The crazy part is […]

Zune HD Gets Some Update Love too: New Apps & Games

Zune HD Gets Some Update Love too: New Apps & Games

August 2, 2011 No Comments

Windows Phone isn’t the only one getting some update love from Microsoft. The Zune HD (which I dearly loved before the HD7 came around) has received a good amount of updates itself today. tromboneforhire a Zune MVP broke down all the new apps, games and updates for the best PMP I ever owned.   New Games: […]

Microsoft Job Posting Confirms Yearly Updates to Windows Phone 7

Microsoft Job Posting Confirms Yearly Updates to Windows Phone 7

June 13, 2011 No Comments

A recent job posting on Microsoft’s careers website indicates that Microsoft intends to deliver major yearly updates for Windows Phone 7. Good to knoe that they are already thinking past Mango. I love feeling reassured that through updates my device won’t be obsolete. Job Category: Software Engineering: Program Management Location: United States, WA, Tukwila Job ID: 753226 […]

Where’s My Update? Page Receives its Own Update

Where’s My Update? Page Receives its Own Update

June 3, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft has changed the Where’s My Update? page to better reflect the update people should be receiving. The updates are now associated with the build number of the update rather then the month in which it should have been released. Here is what the old one looked like: Click on photo to zoom and here […]

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Windows Phones Computex 2014 New Partners Devices Roundup & Specs

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President Of Lenovo’s Mobile Division Confirms Plans To Release A Windows Phone Later This Year

President of Lenovo’s Mobile Division, Lui Jun, recently spoke to Mobile Geeks, where he has confirmed that Lenovo will release a...

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