Microsoft’s acquisition of R2 Studios points towards integration into future versions of Windows and home automation systems.
It’s no longer a matter of speculation, Microsoft is alone in the Windows RT tablet business and will be for time to come. But as hard as it might be to believe, the first-gen Surface RT and Surface 2 will get company sooner or later.
The Lumia 1520 is going to be considerably larger than any smartphone Nokia has ever manufactured, and a newly leaked photo shows how the large display is put to great use on Windows Phone’s Start screen.
The release of Windows Phone 8.1 “Blue” might be a few months away, but more and more leaks are giving us a nice idea of what to expect from the first major upgrade to Windows Phone 8.
Microsoft’s voice assistant for Windows Phone is codenamed ‘Cortana’, will compete with Siri and Google Now
With all the rage that are Siri on iOS and Google Now on Android, Microsoft is, unsurprisingly, working on a personal assistant feature for Windows Phone, codenamed “Cortana” after the popular Halo character.
Windows Phone 8.1 has oft been rumored to bring a dedicated notifications screen to the OS, and newly leaked images show off how Microsoft is implementing the notification center on the Start screen.
A new rumor suggests Microsoft will ship a notification center in the GDR3 update for Windows Phone 8, and that the feature is currently under testing at Nokia.
It looks like Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform will finally be blessed with a ‘Notifications Center’ as leaked screenshots of a W.I.P. Windows Phone 8 update showcases the same.
Here’s some news about the final release of Windows 8.1 even before its preview release (set for June 26th, in case you didn’t know). Paul Thurott claims that the date for the launch of Windows 8.1 is simple, it’s 8/1 (i.e. August 1st). The same guy puts the release of Windows Phone 8.1 for an