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Windows Phone 8.1 devices coming April 23, as OEMs already in possession of new OS?

Windows Phone 8.1 devices coming April 23, as OEMs already in possession of new OS?

There were a lot of rumors and leaks of Windows Phone 8.1, and its features, and on March 26 we’ve heard that Microsoft has allegedly finalized core development for the upcoming refresh. According to some recent [...]

Obama to propose legislation to end NSA’s bulk phone record collection

Obama to propose legislation to end NSA’s bulk phone record collection

The New York Times reports that President Obama will soon detail a legislative proposal that will “drastically overhaul” the program that saw the National Security Agency collecting bulk phone call records of private citizens. The proposal [...]

2014 HTC One hands-on video leaks early, fully exposes phone

2014 HTC One hands-on video leaks early, fully exposes phone

March 25 is the day HTC is expected to release the 2014 follow-up for the HTC One, and even without today’s leak, we were wondering what else is there that HTC can say in order to [...]

Windows Phone 8.1 briefly teased on Microsoft’s own website

Windows Phone 8.1 briefly teased on Microsoft’s own website

Between updates leaking from the company’s own servers and a cavalcade of details on its next mobile OS release, Microsoft apparently needs a plumber to plug all the holes, including one on its very own Windows [...]

Analysis: Why is Microsoft trying to smuggle Windows into your Android phone?

Analysis: Why is Microsoft trying to smuggle Windows into your Android phone?

For more than two decades, ever since DOS and Windows 3.1x, dual-booting has been restricted to hardcore enthusiasts who found being able to boot from one or more operating systems convenient and useful. If the presentation [...]

In Depth: 10 best Android launchers: amazing ways to supercharge your phone

In Depth: 10 best Android launchers: amazing ways to supercharge your phone

Spend more than three minutes with any Android fanboy, and you’ll quickly learn that the real beauty of Google’s operating system lies in the potential to customise it. Any problem can be solved by downloading enough [...]

Windows Phone 8.1 points to Windows RT merging with the phone OS

Windows Phone 8.1 points to Windows RT merging with the phone OS

More than a year after its launch, Windows Phone 8 will finally get its first major update in the form of Windows Phone 8.1. Now that the update’s release is imminent, developers have begun getting their [...]

Windows Phone 8.1 SDK finding its way to select developers?

Windows Phone 8.1 SDK finding its way to select developers?

Based on some of the latest rumors surrounding development of Windows Phone 8.1, we might hope to see Microsoft make an official announcement in just a few weeks – the most promising theory ties the news [...]

HTC M8 Mini specs rumored to bring slightly improved phone

HTC M8 Mini specs rumored to bring slightly improved phone

Leaks implied and predicted that the yet unannounced HTC M8 will be joined in the line-up by a certain M8 Mini, which we considered to be possible and highly likely if the Taiwanese phone-maker’s 2013 release [...]

Windows Phone 8.1 update receives Bluetooth 4.0 stamp of approval

Windows Phone 8.1 update receives Bluetooth 4.0 stamp of approval

Rumors abound that the next big update to Windows Phone 8 will include a notification center and Siri-like voice assistant, but users can also expect Bluetooth 4.0 support as well. Nokia Power User reported Saturday that [...]