Windows Phone may not have the best usage numbers out there, but Microsoft's own low end devices and pricing mess may be to blame as they continuously fail to offer what the competition has.
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HTC has acknowledged that some M7 and M8 users who installed its Service Pack from the Google Play Store are facing issues making voice calls and that the company is working to fix the issue.
A follow up to the Honor 6, the Huawei Honor 6 Plus has everything from 3GB RAM to dual 8MP rear-cameras, as well as an IR blaster, dual-SIM support and a large 3600 mAh battery.
The Nest may have been released for some time in America, but it has only recently released the UK in its 2nd generation design. We check it out and see if all of the hype was really worth it.
An official Service Pack update available for the HTC One M7 and M8 is breaking the voice calling functionality on some devices leaving users with no option but to completely reset their phones.
A close inspection of WhatsApp's Android APK has hinted at something called WhatsApp Web, sparking rumours of a browser version of the popular mobile messaging application.
Hulu, one of the popular streaming websites for TV shows and movies, has announced they are offering free access to current seasons of any TV show for Android users through their Android app.
Aside from expensive automobiles, there's more to the Lamborghini name: the founder's son, Tonino Lamborghini, has a lineup for phones, and his company's latest could cost you an arm and a leg.
Google's dessert-themed operating system is now rolling out to the Motorola Moto G Google Play edition, following in the footsteps of Google's own Nexus line.
The recently rebranded MSN apps are now available for iOS and Android devices. They offer news, guides, videos and lifestyle info as well as cross platform synchronization, all for free.
Microsoft gets in the holiday spirit by doubling its free albums offering, making the total of free downloadable music albums a whopping 100 through the Music Deals & Xbox Music apps.
Some people were concerned with how strong the 4.8mm Oppo R5 smartphone was, so Oppo decided to release a video detailing exactly how tough the Chinese smartphone really is.
VLC was first made available for Android in July 2012 and since then, the app has remained in beta - but now, VLC has finally hit version 1.0, exiting its beta phase after two and a half years.
From festive deals and low-cost devices to Windows Phone developments, Lollipop updates, Firefox for iOS, Street Fighter V, and Xbox outages, we look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
Samsung has confirmed that it has begun rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to its Galaxy S5, with other devices - including the Galaxy S4, Note 3 and Note 4 - getting the update next year.
Android 5.0 Lollipop has been previewed running on the Galaxy Note 4 - but while Google's new 'Material Design' language has had some influence on its look and feel, Samsung's TouchWiz UI lives on.
The iPhone 6 launch was obviously successful but according to the latest data it was so great that Apple's marketshare increased by more than ten percent in the UK with smaller gains around the world.
You might be waiting for the Android 5.0 update to show up on your device but that OS version is already old news as the newer 5.0.1 bug-fixing build has started to show up on AOSP and Nexus images.
In its latest report on the state of the smartphone market, IDC is predicting that Windows Phone will see strong sales increases over the next few years alongside the rest of the market players.
According to Google's own stats the newest version of Android, 5.0 Lollipop, that started shipping last month doesn't even account for 0.1% of the market yet despite wider roll-outs.
Microsoft has purchased Acompli, a mobile email startup, for more than $200 million as the company builds out its mobile-first strategy as this app runs on iOS and Android.
Samsung is reportedly planning to launch a low-end smartphone based on the Tizen operating system, called the Z1, at a press event in India to compete with cheap Android and Windows Phone devices.
Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge, which features a display that curves around one edge of the device, is available for pre-order in the UK - but at £750 off-contract, it's only for those with deep pockets.
Although Logbar achieved more than three times their original Kickstarter goal, the Ring they promised would allow us to "control anything" doesn't appear to be able to control anything.
OnePlus has announced that its smartphone won't be updated to latest versions of CyanogenMod in India due to Cyanogen's deal with a local manufacturer, but will get a different ROM instead
If you like curved phones, or phones that can bend, LG is updating the G Flex. Expected to have a radical design, rumors are we should see what LG can do with the next generation of flexible displays
Microsoft is to launch its business intelligence tool, Power BI, on mobile, starting with iOS. A beta test is expected to begin soon.
Does a deleted Microsoft blog post reveal by accident its future purchase of email start-up Acompli? Yes, likely so. Or at least it reveals Microsoft's interest in said company as no deal is official.
Tablet sales growth has almost ground to a halt with the iPad seeing its first yearly decline. However, Android and Windows-powered tablets are seeing continued improvements over market averages.
This week saw devastating Azure outages, lot's of Black Friday deals and plenty of Windows 10 news which included a kernel change in our in-depth tech roundup of the week.
The Office client for Android has been updated and it now includes support for Dropbox. This is where users can store and share their files in the cloud, while Dropbox documents now show up in Office.
Google has agreed to settle a patent dispute between itself and the Rockstar consortium, an assembly of companies including Apple and Microsoft that own Nortel's old intellectual property.
The mobile giant plans to scale back the number of unique mobile phone devices it produces by up to 30% in order to save money and increase profits after sales declines in previous months.
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Microsoft's recent lawsuit against Samsung for defaulting on Android royalties has been upheld by a US court despite Samsung's plea to put the suit on hold while it files for arbitration.
For those of you that didn't see yesterday mornings keynote on the Nokia N1 tablet reveal, Nokia has now uploaded a video to YouTube showcasing the N1 in use with an unannounced kickstand type cover.
We take a look at Nokia's new N1 Android tablet and ponder on what the company's doing and what its future might look like. We also answer ten questions you might have about that.
Although all the buzz is about the new Nokia N1 tablet, shortly before that reveal Nokia also revealed their Z Launcher for Android as well, which can be downloaded from the Play Store.
Nokia has just unveiled a brand new Android tablet, the N1, that uses its Z launcher. This is the first device Nokia has launched since it moved away from smartphones.
For many months, we have been hearing about the possibility of Microsoft bringing Android apps to the Windows Store - and that conversation still continues inside Microsoft to this day.
From Windows preview updates and the new Visual Studio, to Cortana everywhere, the rollout of Android 5.0, and a bit of Raspberry Pi, we take a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
WhatsApp may make the newly added blue tick marks, used that indicate read messages, optional, as it is currently testing a disable toggle for the feature in its beta version on Android.
With the Xperia Z3 it's clear Sony has been tinkering with the perfect smartphone formula, crafting something that can provide a balance of design, performance, camera quality, and battery life.
Security researchers, developers and hackers tried their luck in exploiting various devices and OS(s) in HP's annual Pwn2Own event. A prize pool of $425,000 was distributed among the winners.
Microsoft's chief experience officer (and former head of Windows), Julie Larson-Green, was asked if Cortana would be made available on other operating systems, replying, "The short answer is, yeah."
It appears that the integration of Hangouts and Google Voice does not mean that the Messenger app will be discontinued anytime soon with Google releasing an update for it on Android.
Google says that "dessert is served", as it announces that it has started rolling out a delicious treat to owners of its Nexus devices, in the form of the long-awaited Android 5.0 Lollipop update.
Microsoft has made it clear that they are the productivity company no matter the platform and that holds true today with the announcement of a new Android emulator of Visual Studio
The Tronsmart Draco AW80 has an eight-core chipset, a healthy amount of RAM and storage, and the experience is really smooth. Here is a first impression and unboxing of the device.
Mozilla has been busy promoting the open web lately and now the company has shifted some of its focus to the mobile ecosystem as well, where it feels the dominant players aren't open.