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Microsoft announced three devices today at IFA Berlin, among them was the Lumia 830 which will ship with 'Lumia Denim' for €330 excluding taxes and subsidies.
Well the leaks were more or less accurate on the Lumia 730 and 735, the two variants are indeed 'selfie' phones that feature a 5Mpx front-facing shooter at an attractive price as well!
Forget Lumia Debian Red, according to sources by Chinese website WPDang the update will actually be called Lumia Denim, and it will be included with todays revealed launch devices.
Hisense has announced its second Windows Phone, and its first to run Windows Phone 8.1 Update, the latest version of the OS which includes support for the new 'Chinese Cortana' in its home market.
Microsoft has posted up the changelog for Windows Phone 8.1 Update on their blog, and although it's not as comprehensive as we'd expect (or like) it gives a great overview for the end user experience.
HTC devices haven't received the Windows Phone Update 1 Developer Preview. Going by what HTC is saying, it seems to be dropping support for the low-end 8S, with the device no longer receiving updates
HTC phones are not receiving the latest Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Developer Preview. Unfortunately official documentation hints those devices may not be eligible for the developer preview update.
We take a closer look at Microsoft's newest feature for Windows Phone: Live Folders. Though they aren't exactly revolutionary they fit in nicely with the Modern UI and offer some great functionality.
Microsoft's newest update for its Windows Phone 8.1 OS, Update 1, is now going live around the world. Folks registered as developers can download the update and try it out right now.
The latest data shows that the new Lumia 630 is doing quite well in the market and that WP 8.1 adoption is also growing fast. Not only that, but we get new hints of future Windows Phone devices.
Microsoft has just publicly unveiled the next update coming to Windows Phone 8.1. Dubbed Update 1, or GDR1, this small update brings some cool new features to Windows Phone users.
The second half of the year is turning out to be quite good for Windows Phone users as there are new devices slated that will span many price points and feature sets from premium to entry level.
The latest rumors point to a new Windows Phone joining the market next month. The Lumia 730, a successor of the 720, is rumored to debut in August with some decent mid-range specs and running GDR1.
Microsoft is preparing its next wave of improvements for Windows Phone 8.1 - the first GDR update will bring a small list of new features including updates to folders and some Live Tiles.
Cortana is receiving somewhat of a major update, and new info comes to light as to what's included and what her future holds. This isn't official yet, but the info seems to genuine.
Details have emerged of Microsoft's Lumia releases through to next summer, which include new flagships, a phablet, a more affordable entry-level device, and the next update beyond Windows Phone 8.1.