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Microsoft files case against Kyocera over patented technology

Microsoft has filed a case against Kyocera in the US District Court over alleged patent infringement violations. Microsoft says that Android phones being sold by Kyocera use Microsoft’s patents including the ones related to text messaging and location services. The Redmond giant wants a sales injunction on all of the Kyocera Android phones in question. […]

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Microsoft pushes Windows Phone in South Africa with 4Afrika initiative

Microsoft has set up its 4Afrika Initiative to sell windows phones that would be more affordable on the continent including South Africa. Lenovo and Huawei are now joined by Microsoft to take advantage of the growing market thanks to rapid-rising Internet connectivity.  Bloomberg reports that one in five Africans are expected to be online by […]

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Windows 10 Phones with Octa Core processors coming soon

Microsoft sessions for the upcoming GDC 2015 event were revealed yesterday and for one of the sessions, it was clearly mentioned that the Redmond giant will be launching Windows 10 with octa core processors and powerful graphics. Eight core CPUs are already being used in myriad Android phones such as International versions of Samsung Galaxy […]

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Microsoft Lumia 435 specifications, comparison with Nokia Lumia 530

Microsoft has announced Lumia 435 today which is their most affordable Lumia yet. The Microsoft Lumia 435 has specifications similar to Nokia Lumia 530 but packs 1 gigabyte of memory instead of 512MB present in 530. Lumia 435 comes with a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, 1560 mAh battery, 1GB of RAM and 8GB […]

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Microsoft takes over Nokia HERE Maps on Windows Phones

Nokia has announced that it will no longer be updating HERE Maps and other navigations applications on windows phone. It is not dead though as the baton has been passed to Microsoft which will be updating the app from now on. It is interesting to note that Nokia has not completely abandon HERE maps. The […]

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Microsoft in process to ditch Nokia Mix Radio

After doing away with the Nokia brand name on its newest Lumia devices, Microsoft is now rumored to spinning off the Nokia Mix Radio service into a separate company. The Mix Radio service was included in the Nokia-Microsoft deal but now the Redmond giant is considering spin the service into a separate entity and looking […]

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Nokia branded phones could return in 2016

Nokia branded phones are not dead and the company might make a return, just not from Microsoft. Confused and perplexed? That is natural as Microsoft acquired Nokia device business for 7 billion dollars past spring and they have done away with Nokia brand in their newest windows phone, the Microsoft Lumia 535. Nokia however has […]

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Microsoft Lumia 535 specifications, availability and price

Today Microsoft has released their first non-Nokia windows phone device, the Microsoft Lumia 535. The 535 offers an impressive set of features at an incredibly low price tag. MS is calling it a 5 x 5 x 5 smartphone with which they are referring to its big 5″ display, 5 MP front and rear cameras. […]

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Review Microsoft Lumia phones on their website

Microsoft is now inviting Lumia windows phone users to review their handsets. Any windows phone user who would like give feedback to Microsoft in the form of review can visit this link. Feel free to mention what you love and what you do not about your Windows Phone. This campaign is currently US-only. We strongly […]