The NYPD purchased 36,000 Windows Phones that now must be replaced as Microsoft is no longer servicing the OS which renders the devices obsolete.
Changing from one mobile platform to another can be interesting. I went from Windows 10 Mobile to iOS and so far, no major damage is done. Some interesting differences exist in how Outlook for iOS and Outlook mobile synchronize email to devices. I wanted to learn more, so I poked and found out why the differences exist.
Microsoft has sold off the last remaining asset it had from the Nokia acquisition, marking an end to the disastrous chapter of the Steve Ballmer era.
Russell Smith shares his thoughts on why he’s excited to be a part of the Windows Mobile 10 journey even though it’s facing some tough criticism from Windows Phone fans.
Following the release of Microsoft’s Q2 2016 fiscal year earnings, Windows Phone has apparently been proclaimed dead… again.
Microsoft will write off $7.6 billion, take a restructuring charge related to the Nokia purchase, and lay off 7,800 employees, mostly in its phone business.
Learn some useful shortcuts that can help you use the keyboard faster in Windows Phone 8.1
This week, Microsoft announced that it will port its Cortana digital personal assistant—a key part of Windows Phone and the forthcoming Windows 10—to Android and iOS. The news set off shock waves in Microsoft’s enthusiast communities, particularly that for the beleaguered Windows Phone platform. But this news was inevitable, and entirely consistent with CEO Satya […]
Russell Smith shows us how to configure call forwarding in Windows Phone 8.1 to circumvent the limitations of dual standby SIM handsets.
Setting up a virtual private network in Windows Phone 8.1 is simple with these helpful tips from Russell Smith.
Aidan Finn discusses how Microsoft is limiting their potential market by arbitrarily restricting features or limiting services to one or a few countries.
While electronics giants like Samsung and HTC attacked this week’s Mobile World Congress with exciting new flagship designs that push at the boundaries of what’s possible with a modern smart phone, Microsoft took a different tack. The firm announced two more mid-market smart phones and has reaffirmed that we won’t see another Lumia flagship until […]
What improvements can Microsoft still make to Windows 10? Russell Smith shares his wish list for essential features that need to be included in Windows 10.