Microsoft to acquire Nokia’s devices & services business
Posted on 3-Sep-2013 15:17 News, Windows Phone
Microsoft Corporation and Nokia Corporation today announced that the Boards of Directors for both companies have decided to enter into a transaction whereby Microsoft will purchase substantially all of Nokia’s Devices & Services business, license Nokia’s patents, and license and use Nokia’s mapping services.
HERE to introduce HERE Drive+ for all Windows Phone 8 smartphones
Posted on 10-Jul-2013 10:02 News, Windows Phone
The step to broaden the availability of its navigation app correlates with new releases of HERE Drive(+) and HERE Transit, both available for download from the Windows Phone Store within the coming days. The HERE Drive(+) update introduces additional enhancements to the experience, including My Commute, an innovative feature helping to improve the everyday commute.
Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8
Posted on 30-Oct-2012 08:24 News, Windows Phone
Windows Phone 8 comes with a range of new features, including Live Apps, bringing information right to the Start screen, such as flight information and news headlines. With Windows Phone 8, Live Apps such as Facebook can even deliver real-time information right to your lock screen with updated wallpaper.