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CNET
Samsung Galaxy S4 review: At the top of its gamesearch, and your contacts. Now, however, there are lock screen widget options,
CNET / Posted yesterday
search, and your contacts. Now, however, there are lock screen widget options, similar in concept to what you can get on Windows Phone, but different in execution. For example, you choose if you'd like to see the clock or a personal message on... Read more
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The Chronicle
Chronicle survey finds sharp lifestyle differences between low-income students and wealthy studentseven larger percentage—82.5 percent—said that they used iPhones. The rest used
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
even larger percentage—82.5 percent—said that they used iPhones. The rest used an Android smartphone, at 16.7 percent, or Windows Phone, at 0.8 percent. While on their iPhones, students spend the most time on Snapchat and Instagram, on average.... Read more
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CNET
The top six wireless charging handsets (roundup)(AT&T) -- November 11, 2012 Though some may find its curvy shape too bulky, the
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
(AT&T) -- November 11, 2012 Though some may find its curvy shape too bulky, the Lumia 920 is one of the current top-tier Windows Phone handsets on the market. It not only has built-in wireless charging, but it has an ultra-sensitive PureMotion... Read more
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Market Watch
The FAANG companies are starting to turn against one anotheryes, Microsoft has been largely been laughed out of the room with its also-ran
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
yes, Microsoft has been largely been laughed out of the room with its also-ran Bing search engine and its all-but-extinct Windows Phone efforts. But right now, in 2017 and looking ahead to 2018, the other FAANG companies would be stupid to not... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bullet Train: Dreamers & visionaries usually win the day, cynics don’tinstance stands out though. He predicted in 2007 that the iPhone has no chance
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
instance stands out though. He predicted in 2007 that the iPhone has no chance of any significant market share and the Windows Phone would probably corner a greater share. To be fair to Steve (Ballmer that is), he wasn’t the only one predicting... Read more
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CNET
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich review: Cool, confident, chaoticbuttons. Instead, a very cleanly designed menu button that looks like a triple-
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
buttons. Instead, a very cleanly designed menu button that looks like a triple-tiered colon (and also like it came from the Windows Phone design book) moves to the top or bottom of many apps. It would be better if it were consistently at the top.... Read more
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FOX Business
1 Reason to Buy Fitbit Stock, and 1 Reason to Avoid ItFitbit will need to convince developers to support its smartwatch. If we learne
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
Fitbit will need to convince developers to support its smartwatch. If we learned anything from Microsoft's failure with Windows Phone, successfully launching a new platform in the shadow of already mature platforms is next to impossible. If... Read more
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FOX Business
1 Reason to Buy Fitbit Stock, and 1 Reason to Avoid ItFitbit will need to convince developers to support its smartwatch. If we learne
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
Fitbit will need to convince developers to support its smartwatch. If we learned anything from Microsoft's failure with Windows Phone, successfully launching a new platform in the shadow of already mature platforms is next to impossible. If... Read more
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CNET
6 ways to make your old phone feel like newiPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus casesTry a new launcher The SquareHome 2 launcher m
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus casesTry a new launcher The SquareHome 2 launcher makes your Android phone look like a Windows phone. ChYK That takes care of the outside; now let's focus on the "inside" of the phone, specifically the screen... Read more
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CNET
What to do before selling or donating your phonenot sure if all your multimedia files made the flight up to the Web, just drag
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
not sure if all your multimedia files made the flight up to the Web, just drag and drop them yourself. On an Android and Windows Phone handset, do this by connecting to a free USB port on your PC. Once the phone appears as a drive in the file... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Wi-Fi warriors hit the road looking for hot spotsdesperate of all — teenagers, hit the road in Palm Beach County to find Wi-Fi i
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
desperate of all — teenagers, hit the road in Palm Beach County to find Wi-Fi in the wake of irksome Hurricane Irma. Cell phone service and Wi-Fi are tied to the power grid and the widespread outages caused by the weekend tempest left many without... Read more
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Variety
International Newswire: ‘Paddington’ Mobile Game to Be Releasedmake their way through new levels,” “Paddington Run” will be made available for
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
make their way through new levels,” “Paddington Run” will be made available for iPhone, iPad, iPad touch, Android and Windows Phone. It underscores two core strategies, stressed by Vivendi head Vincent Bollore, at Vivendi and Studiocanal,... Read more
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Mashable
Apple’s biggest announcement won’t be the iPhone 8, but HOW you use italready feel its rippling effect every single time you pick up your smartphone,
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
already feel its rippling effect every single time you pick up your smartphone, even if it’s an Android or BlackBerry or Windows Phone (lulz). The iPhone’s gone through many hardware evolutions — seven physical designs, to be exact — over the... Read more
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CNET
Samsung shows off Youm flexible displayMicrosoft's Eric Rudder demos a prototype of how a Windows Phone would look usi
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
Microsoft's Eric Rudder demos a prototype of how a Windows Phone would look using a Youm display. James Martin/CNET Samsung today showed off a new flexible display technology called Youm. During the company's keynote address at CES in Las Vegas,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Raves for patient Metro drivers, rant for ferry-line cutterslots of people having fun and riding bikes using this new service in Seattle. R
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
lots of people having fun and riding bikes using this new service in Seattle. Rant that I can’t use them because I have a Windows phone, and in Microsoft country, yet! The first company that provides an app that works on my Windows phone gets my... Read more
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WA Today
Nokia 8 review: return of the Finnish flagshippast. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
past. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon plastic bricks Nokia was known for with its Windows Phone line will be disappointed, as the 8 is almost business-like with its discrete lines and generic colour scheme,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nokia 8 review: return of the Finnish flagshippast. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
past. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon plastic bricks Nokia was known for with its Windows Phone line will be disappointed, as the 8 is almost business-like with its discrete lines and generic colour scheme,... Read more
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The Age
Nokia 8 review: return of the Finnish flagshippast. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
past. Photo: HMD GlobalHardware and design Anybody hoping for the kind of neon plastic bricks Nokia was known for with its Windows Phone line will be disappointed, as the 8 is almost business-like with its discrete lines and generic colour scheme,... Read more
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CNET
Spotify gets better with a new design, podcasts (updated review)iOS and Android apps, the ones getting the most attention from Spotify. There a
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
iOS and Android apps, the ones getting the most attention from Spotify. There are apps for Mac and Windows desktop, plus Windows Phone, but you'll get a somewhat different experience with them than what I'll cover here. Editors' note, July 14,... Read more
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The Register
IT'S OFFICIAL: Users navigate flat UI designs 22 per cent slowercontent. The mania is credited to Microsoft with its minimalistic Zune player,
The Register / Posted 17 days ago
content. The mania is credited to Microsoft with its minimalistic Zune player, an iPod clone, which was developed into the Windows Phone Series UX, which in turn became the design for Windows from Windows 8 in 2012 onwards. But Steve Jobs is also... Read more
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CNET
Samsung, SmartThings and the open door to the smart home (Q&A)but what about everyone else? Apple has plans to do its own thing with HomeKit.
CNET / Posted 18 days ago
but what about everyone else? Apple has plans to do its own thing with HomeKit. Hawkinson: We're the only platform with a Windows Phone app right now. Why? There's a small but passionate community of Windows Phone users who want it. As an example,... Read more
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CNET
PayPal tests mobile payments using your face for verificationdifferent merchants set up to accept PayPal payments, according to the company.
CNET / Posted 19 days ago
different merchants set up to accept PayPal payments, according to the company. Using the PayPal app for iOS, Android, or Windows Phone, shoppers can see nearby participating merchants highlighted on their mobile phones. They can then "check into"... Read more
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asianage
There's a new Windows 10 smartphoneIf you are under the impression that Windows Phone or Windows 10 Mobile has bee
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
If you are under the impression that Windows Phone or Windows 10 Mobile has been wiped off the face of this planet, then you are wrong. Wileyfox, a smartphone manufacturer from the United Kingdom has unveiled a budget Windows 10 Mobile smartphone at... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit and the "Tech-Enabled Health Revolution"study input use Fitbit devices. Fitbit's brand has always been accessible regar
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
study input use Fitbit devices. Fitbit's brand has always been accessible regardless whether you are using Android, iOS, or Windows Phone, which is a key differentiator from devices that only work on one operating system. Second, Fitbit's community... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit and the "Tech-Enabled Health Revolution"study input use Fitbit devices. Fitbit's brand has always been accessible regar
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
study input use Fitbit devices. Fitbit's brand has always been accessible regardless whether you are using Android, iOS, or Windows Phone, which is a key differentiator from devices that only work on one operating system. Second, Fitbit's community... Read more
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The Register
Memo to Microsoft: Keeping your promises is probably a good ideaand deploying Microsoft apps, WP was now another build target. Customers in fi
The Register / Posted 21 days ago
and deploying Microsoft apps, WP was now another build target. Customers in finance and telco had also plumped for Windows Phone. Opting for Microsoft wasn't a dumb decision, but looked a fairly safe one. A CIO could equip staff with... Read more
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CNET
Uber vs Lyft: 9 things to consider before your first rideUber starting around 2009 and Lyft launching in 2012. Both have apps for Androi
CNET / Posted 22 days ago
Uber starting around 2009 and Lyft launching in 2012. Both have apps for Android and iOS, while only Uber has an app for Windows Phone as well. Started in 2012, Sidecar has become the third-most-popular ride-hailing option, but the company's CEO... Read more
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Business Wire
Schweizer Wearable-Marke MyKronoz meldet Verfügbarkeit von ZeTime, der weltweit ersten Hybrid-Smartwatch, die mechanische Zeiger mit einem Farb-Touchscreen kombiniertund Mode miteinander kombiniert, ist es das Ziel von MyKronoz, durch umfassende
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
und Mode miteinander kombiniert, ist es das Ziel von MyKronoz, durch umfassende Kompatibilität mit iOS, Android und Windows Phone zu einem erschwinglichen Preis auf die Bedürfnisse und den Geschmack der weltweit unterschiedlichsten... Read more
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Business Wire
Zwitsers wearablemerk MyKronoz kondigt verkrijgbaarheid van ZeTime aan, 's werelds eerste hybride smartwatch met mechanische wijzers op kleurentouchscreenmet een uniek DNA waarin mobiele techniek en mode zijn verweven, dankzij volled
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
met een uniek DNA waarin mobiele techniek en mode zijn verweven, dankzij volledige compatibiliteit met iOS, Android en Windows Phone en een betaalbare prijs. Ga voor meer informatie naar www.mykronoz.com of volg @mykronoz op Twitter. Deze... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Who’s Singing?songs and information. Sibley eGuide to the Birds of North America App: $19.99
Bay Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
songs and information. Sibley eGuide to the Birds of North America App: $19.99, iPhone, iPad; Android; Kindle Fire; Windows Phone 7; Blackberry. Considered the best eGuide around, Sibley’s offers 6,600 images of 810 species, range maps for... Read more
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The Register
NYPD head of IT doubles down on Windows smartphone idiocyLumia phones when everyone else argued that it made much more sense to go with
The Register / Posted 23 days ago
Lumia phones when everyone else argued that it made much more sense to go with Android or iOS devices. At the time, Windows phones held less than three per cent of the market, and every IT administrator in the United States would have... Read more
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Business Wire
MyKronoz, la marque Suisse de wearables annonce la disponibilité de ZeTime, la première montre connectée hybride avec des aiguilles mécaniques sur un écran couleur tactileaux goûts variés des différents utilisateurs à travers le monde, grâce à sa com
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
aux goûts variés des différents utilisateurs à travers le monde, grâce à sa compatibilité avec les systèmes iOS, Android et Windows Phone et à ses prix abordables. Pour plus d’informations, rendez-vous sur: www.mykronoz.com ou suivez MyKronoz sur... Read more
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Business Wire
Swiss Wearable Brand MyKronoz Announces Availability of ZeTime, The World’s First Hybrid Smartwatch with Mechanical Hands over Color Touchscreengoal is to cater to the needs and tastes of the world’s most various user types
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
goal is to cater to the needs and tastes of the world’s most various user types thanks to a full iOS, Android and Windows Phone compatibility at an affordable price. For more information, visit www.mykronoz.com or follow @mykronoz on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The NYPD's deputy commissioner of IT just slammed a critic of the Windows smartphone programOne of Microsoft's marquee customers for its Windows phones is bagging Windows
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
One of Microsoft's marquee customers for its Windows phones is bagging Windows and turning to the Apple iPhone instead. One issue: The Nokia phones it originally selected couldn't be upgraded. But the IT person in charge of the program is taking... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The NYPD's deputy commissioner of IT just slammed a critic of the Windows smartphone programOne of Microsoft's marquee customers for its Windows phones is bagging Windows
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
One of Microsoft's marquee customers for its Windows phones is bagging Windows and turning to the Apple iPhone instead. One issue: The Nokia phones it originally selected couldn't be upgraded. But the IT person in charge of the program is taking... Read more
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Daily Mail
NYPD has to scrap 36,000 smartphones because they’re obsoletesay that the city erred in choosing to equip the NYPD with Nokia smartphones th
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
say that the city erred in choosing to equip the NYPD with Nokia smartphones that run on a Microsoft-backed Windows Phone system Instead, the NYPD will begin handing out iPhones to its officers The New York Police Department is... Read more
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Mashable
Surprise, surprise: the NYPD is replacing 36,000 Windows Phones with iPhonesThe slow death of Windows Phone continues. In what seems like the most predict
Mashable / Posted 25 days ago
The slow death of Windows Phone continues. In what seems like the most predictable outcome of its plan to equip every officer with a Windows-powered smartphone, the NYPD reportedly plans to dump all 36,000 of its Windows Phones and replace them with... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
It looks like the NYPD is giving up on its 36,000 Windows phones and moving to iPhone (AAPL, MSFT)up and moving its officers to Apple iPhones, reports the New York Post. Micros
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
up and moving its officers to Apple iPhones, reports the New York Post. Microsoft officially discontinued support for Windows Phone 8.1 back in July 2017, meaning there won't be any changes to the platform or additional security updates. This... Read more
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Connecticut Post
It looks like the NYPD is giving up on its 36,000 Windows phones and moving to iPhone (AAPL, MSFT)up and moving its officers to Apple iPhones, reports the New York Post. Micros
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
up and moving its officers to Apple iPhones, reports the New York Post. Microsoft officially discontinued support for Windows Phone 8.1 back in July 2017, meaning there won't be any changes to the platform or additional security updates. This... Read more
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MacDailyNews
NYC Mayor de Blasio, Deputy IT Commissioner blamed for saddling NYPD with 36,000 worthless Windows Phones that now need to be replaced with Apple iPhones – MacDailyNewsMorons and a Dinosaur: Mayor Bill de Blasio and Jessica Tisch, police deputy co
MacDailyNews / Posted 25 days ago
Morons and a Dinosaur: Mayor Bill de Blasio and Jessica Tisch, police deputy commissioner of information technology tout Windows Phone. (Photo: Chad Rachman) “Technology experts had long questioned the NYPD’s decision to choose Microsoft-based... Read more
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TJs Daily
Nokia 8 Announced, True Nokia Flagship Featuring ZEISS Optics, IP54 CertificationNokia 8. The Nokia 8 is what the then Microsoft-led company should've produced
TJs Daily / Posted 25 days ago
Nokia 8. The Nokia 8 is what the then Microsoft-led company should've produced, instead of the now virtually non-existent Windows Phone platform. It's the first smartphone from HMD Global to feature a ZEISS Optics collaboration on its camera, the... Read more
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New York Post
NYPD needs to replace 36K useless smartphonesApple’s iOS. “The NYPD’s decision to go with Microsoft’s mobile operating syst
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
Apple’s iOS. “The NYPD’s decision to go with Microsoft’s mobile operating system seems to confound more than a few, since Windows Phone’s 2.3 percent US market share is anemic when compared to Android’s 65.2 percent and iOS’s 30.9 percent,” read... Read more
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Digi Times
Android device launches drive 18.4% growth in 2Q17 in Australia, says IDCmarket share compared to iOS's 37% in the second quarter of 2017" said Bilal Ja
Digi Times / Posted 26 days ago
market share compared to iOS's 37% in the second quarter of 2017" said Bilal Javed, senior market analyst at IDC Australia. Windows Phone declines further and hold less than 1% market share as lack of new devices and apps on the platform continue to... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Windows Mobile: The walking dead never diethis year match the IDC forecast, it would have a minuscule 0.1% of the smartph
techcentral.ie / Posted 30 days ago
this year match the IDC forecast, it would have a minuscule 0.1% of the smartphone market. The IDC report says bluntly, “Windows Phone shipments continue to fall as the lack of new hardware partners, developer support, and overall enthusiasm for... Read more
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CNET
The Nokia 8 may come to the US and China after allpremium Android phone. HMD Global picked up the Nokia name from Microsoft last
CNET / Posted a month ago
premium Android phone. HMD Global picked up the Nokia name from Microsoft last year and pivoted the operating system from Windows Phone to Android. Earlier this year we saw the release of the Nokia 3, 5, 6 -- which are all affordable or midrange... Read more
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The Register
Cognitive Services, Clippy? AI's silent infiltration of Microsoft's Office stackand has gone on to launch a range of cross-platform apps incubated by Microsoft
The Register / Posted a month ago
and has gone on to launch a range of cross-platform apps incubated by Microsoft units for Android and iOS in addition to Windows Phone. I used Dictate to write some of this article – but be warned, though: it doesn’t have a perfect hit rate.... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making Gamesprofessionals from a wide range of game development disciplines. The first game
Gamasutra / Posted 1 months ago
professionals from a wide range of game development disciplines. The first game published by the studio was Rune Legend for Windows Phone. The game was awarded multiple times and is still in the TOP 50 best logic games in selected countries. In... Read more

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