News tagged ‘windows phone 8’
Monday, 17 Jun 2013
Microsoft is reportedly paying up to US$100,000 to Windows Phone 8 application developers. By offering such lucrative cash incentives, the Redmond software giant hopes to bolster the offerings on its Windows store, so that people would be convinced to purchase a Windows Phone 8 device.
Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013
The Verge reports that Microsoft will be bringing support for 1080p displays and quad-core processors to Windows Phone 8 by end of the year.
Friday, 1 Mar 2013
Samsung today announced the launch of the Samsung ATIV S in Singapore, a smartphone based on the Windows Phone 8 platform. It will be available in Singapore from tomorrow, 2 March, at S$798, without contract.
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013
Nokia adds two new Windows Phone 8 device to their current Lumia portfolio. Joining the flagship Lumia 920 are the Nokia Lumia 720 and 520.
Friday, 25 Jan 2013
Nokia CEO, Stephen Elop, has officially shot down rumors about the company's interest in developing Android smartphones, while taking a shot at the open-sourced operating system.
Thursday, 24 Jan 2013
With MWC 2013 coming up, Huawei has started sending out their press invites, one that states that the company will unveil “new products, performance goals and possibilities for the year ahead” at the event.
Friday, 18 Jan 2013
ASUS is in talks with Microsoft to manufacture Windows Phone devices, and is considering using its PadFone concept for Windows 8.
Thursday, 17 Jan 2013
LG Electronics is aiming to sell about 75 million phones this year, of which 45 million will be smartphones and the other 30 million will be feature phones. The company is also developing smartphones that are running on Windows Phone 8.
Friday, 4 Jan 2013
Nokia is said to be working on at least one flagship Lumia model which will sport a thinner and lighter aluminum chassis.
Thursday, 20 Dec 2012
HTC is said to have scrapped plans for a big screen Windows Phone 8 device due to the limitation of the mobile platform.