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Windows Phone 8 To Launch On October 29th?

The day may belong to Samsung and it’s plethora of announcements, but Windows Phone 8 is ready to grab some of the evening spotlight. According to Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet, Microsoft is set to release Window Phone 8 for general availability on October 29th. Citing an unnamed source, Foley was able to not only show the 29th as the release date, but a series of dates surrounding the 29th all involving Windows … [read full article]

Samsung Unveils Windows Phone 8 ATIV S Smartphone

I have to say, no matter what your OS preference is, I really think the hardware Samsung is putting out with the ATIV S is seriously hot looking. Before you start cracking jokes about lawsuits, rounded corners, rectangles and Apple patents, just take a look at the design, it’s beautiful. How about the specs, do they match the design? Inside the crazy-thin 8.7mm brushed aluminum chassis is a huge 4.8” HD Super AMOLED … [read full article]

Samsung’s 4.8″ Windows Phone 8 Device Revealed In Leaked Image

With Samsung’s IFA event taking place in just under 2 hours, we’re likely to get official confirmation on their upcoming Windows Phone 8 devices, but thanks to an anonymous source, The Verge is outing their upcoming ATIV S. The 4.8″ smartphone caught our eye as the specs match up with the upcoming T-Mobile Windows Phone 8 LTE device from Samsung. It’s possible this isn’t T-Mobile’s upcoming device, but given that our … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Carry Nokia’s New “Arrow” Windows Phone 8 Smartphone?

According to sources from The Verge, Nokia will unveil two new Windows Phone 8 devices during their September 5th event. The first device, the Nokia “Arrow” will be announced along with the “Phi” handset. Both devices are a part of Nokia’s Lumia lineup, and the “Arrow” and “Phi” as codenames. AT&T is said to carry the Nokia Phi handset exclusively as a “hero” device, expected to feature a large curved display as the … [read full article]

Windows Phone To Overtake Blackberry Marketshare In November?

Oh, how the mighty Blackberry has fallen as Windows Phone prepares to overtake Blackberry’s third place market share position in November of 2012. It’s not terribly surprising given Blackberry’s stale OS and lack of exciting new products, not to mention delay after delay for their upcoming Blackberry 10 platform. While Windows Phone has yet to take off in ways Microsoft would have hoped or truly capitalize on Blackberry’s fall from grace, it’s still … [read full article]

New Details For Samsung’s Upcoming Windows Phone Leak?

We always love starting off the week with new details for an upcoming smartphone and this time we’re hopping back on to the Windows Phone train and tiny bit of new intel on the upcoming Samsung Odyssey. This time the information comes from the boys at SamMobile, with some new details on the Samsung Odyssey, which if you recall was the phone we discovered earlier in the week as the Samsung SGH-T899[read full article]

Nokia, Microsoft Schedule September 5th Windows Phone Event, Put Samsung On Notice

If you’ve been waiting to see what Nokia and Microsoft have up their sleeves next, you need only wait till September 5th and a newly scheduled press conference now on the books. Coincidentally or not, September 5th just so happens to be the opening day of Nokia World, and we have a feeling there is a reason this press event is behind held on that same day. Our best guess is that new … [read full article]

Is This T-mobile’s First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone? With LTE?

Windows Phone fans, now would be a really great time to pay attention as believe we’ve discovered T-Mobile’s first Windows Phone 8 device — with LTE. That’s right, your eyes are not deceiving you as the user agent string indicates this device is  running Microsoft Internet Explorer 10, which tells us this is running Microsoft’s newest OS. The better news, tucked away inside the radio portion of the document is a listing for … [read full article]

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 8, Details Upgrade Process For Current Handsets

Microsoft is in the midst of unveiling their next generation smartphone platform in Windows Phone 8 and so far, I’m loving what I’m seeing. Google and Apple take note, Microsoft is working hard to raise their game through the addition of long-requested features along with a brand new Start Screen which frankly speaking, looks freaking awesome. A lot of what we’re seeing now is backend stuff, definitely not part of the end-user experience … [read full article]