Opera Mini will soon be available on Windows Phone, and the company is inviting users to sign up for the beta now, promising to use their feedback to create "the best browsing experience" on the OS.
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Microsoft has released a new Windows Phone commercial that once again shows how Cortana is better than Siri and also highlights the recently launched HTC One M8 for Windows too.
Samsung has entered into a licensing agreement with Nokia, to use the HERE Maps platform across all its devices such as Gear smartwatches and Galaxy smartphones which currently feature Google Maps.
One of the many new manufacturers to sign up to Windows Phone will formally launch what it claims is the world's "slimmest and lightest" handset running Microsoft's mobile OS at IFA this week.
Microsoft's low-cost Windows Phone 8.1 device, the 3G-only Lumia 630, is now available for just £89.95 in the UK - the price at which it was first promoted by Microsoft over three months ago.
A retailer is offering the Nokia Lumia 635 for just $79.99 off-contract, including free shipping, until September 4 - the lowest price we've seen so far for the new 4G Windows Phone 8.1 handset.
Microsoft's new Lumia 730 - known also as the 'selfie phone', due to its high-end front-facing camera - has been revealed in new leaked images, showing a design that has some hints of the Lumia 800.
HTC has put out what may be the most anticipated phone of the year for Windows Phone fans - but after living with the device for a few days, is it really the king or do Lumias still reign supreme?
Thanks to the latests statistics from AdDuplex, Windows Phone 8.1 is now on roughly 25% of Windows Phones based on sampling data collected from over 400 Windows Phone apps.
Microsoft adds the NFL Sunday Ticket service to their Windows Phone 8 and Xbox One platforms. The new service offers live and on-demand services for all 32 NFL teams in addition to other features.
We take a first look at Microsoft's new entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 device, the Nokia Lumia 530, ahead of our full review - but has the low-cost handset made a good first impression?
Microsoft has updated nearly all of its OneDrive apps and depending on the platform that you use, there are OS specific updates that are rolling out now.
T-Mobile has confirmed that the HTC One M8 for Windows will be joining its line-up, although the new Windows Phone 8.1 handset will remain exclusive to HTC's launch partner Verizon for now.
Windows Phone has been on a slow growth trajectory since it was launched a few years ago and it the latest survey, not all markets are receptive to the platform while others are growing.
The first Windows Phone 8.1 handset from Archos, the 40 Cesium, includes a 4-inch display and quad-core Snapdragon 200 processor - and at just $99, it's one of the most affordable Windows Phones ever.
If you are on T-Mobile or Sprint and you have been jealous of your Verizon neighbors, there may be good news on the horizon for you as well when it comes to the availability of the HTC One M8.
We already knew about the upcoming technical preview of Windows Threshold but now we find out about a preview for the ARM version, including Windows Phone, and future updates to the Windows platform.
Huawei has dropped support for Windows Phone. The company cites profitability as the main issue, but this comes amid continued tensions between Microsoft and the Chinese government.
After originally launching on iOS and Android, Spotify is finally bringing its free music streaming feature to Windows Phone. Users are now be able to stream music without a subscription
Microsoft-owned studio Press Play released "Tentacles: Enter the Mind" for Windows and Windows Phone last week, and you should definitely download it if you're a gamer.
From new Windows Phones and OS previews, to Twitter tragedies, curious comments and Windows in your windows, we take a look back at some of the highlights from this week's tech news on Neowin.
Windows Phone hasn't been doing that great recently when it comes to marketshare. But that's not the full story and there are some indications that Windows Phone is actually about to go big!
OEMs can now repurpose existing Android handset designs to be sold as Windows Phones with relative ease, as HTC did with its One M8. But which Android devices would you like to see as Windows Phones?
A clever trick using the transparent live tiles on your Windows Phone makes it easy to dramatically change the appearance of your device by changing the background of your start screen.
Popular messaging application, Snapchat, is seeking deals with advertisers in order to generate revenue, which would result in the app becoming ad-supported some time in the future.
HTC announced their new One M8 running Windows Phone yesterday and now that we have both the spec sheets available, it becomes clear that the Windows Phone version gets much better battery life.
The president of HTC Americas has hinted at plans to expand availability of the HTC One M8 to more buyers later this year - and an international launch is looking increasingly likely too.
Earlier today, HTC and Verizon announced that the One M8 would becoming to Verizon starting tomorrow but not to be left out, AT&T is now saying that they will get the phone too.
The chairman of Jolla - formed by ex-Nokia employees, and which created the Jolla Phone and Sailfish OS - believes that his OS, not Windows Phone or BlackBerry, is "the third mobile operating system".
Microsoft has announced that its new ultra-low-cost Windows Phone 8.1 device, the Lumia 530, is heading to the UK's leading carriers and retailers in a couple of weeks, priced from as little as £60.
Moving forward towards resolving their disputes and once again closing the chapter on their patent woes, Microsoft and Samsung have reportedly restarted negotiations over the matter.
Xbox Video for Windows Phone has finally received a much-needed update, bumping the version up to 188.8.131.52 and bringing faster playback speeds, better performance, and more refined searches.
Microsoft has built a lot of personality into Cortana, and she certainly has no problem with trash talking the competition when you ask her to tell you a story; the latest target is Android.
While low-cost smartphones are becoming increasingly popular, new flagships remain in demand too. This chart shows just how much users are actually spending on their handsets, broken down by platform.
BlackBerry's latest BBM release for Windows Phone finally drops its 'beta' tag - while the more secure BBM Protected service is coming this year to iOS and Android for an annual fee of $30 per device.
HTC's upcoming flagship, the M8 with Windows Phone has been uncovered in new high resolution photos and now we can finally see the back of the device that shows off the brushed metal exterior.
Microsoft has posted up that its app WindUp is not a Snapchat competitor and that it is a research project designed to provide feedback to Microsoft on how content is shared.
After yesterday's report that showed Windows Phone shipments slowing down and the market share shrinking, we went and asked sales reps at Verizon, AT&T and Sprint about Windows Phones.
If you don't trust the security and privacy of Snapchat, but still want disappearing messages, then Microsoft Research has you covered with a competitor called WindUp, available for Windows Phone 8.
The IDC has put out their numbers for the second quarter of 2014, and Android and iOS devices account for 96% of the market, while Windows Phone shrank compared to the previous year.
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.
More information has been revealed about the Lumia 830 - Microsoft's mid-range Windows Phone with a high-end camera - including details of three US variants, along with possible images of the device.
Microsoft's most affordable Windows Phone 8.1 device, the Lumia 530, has gone on sale in India, where it can be purchased for as little as 7349 INR, while the first European pre-orders are now open.
Microsoft has announced that all developers can now respond to Windows Phone app reviews directly, although there are still some limitations on exactly which reviews can be replied to.
No stranger to low pricing, the Lumia 520, Microsoft's most affordable Windows Phone, is now available for just $39.99 off-contract - although only for the AT&T model, and only for today.
Microsoft has released an app that uses Bing to curate celebrity news but the app is only available on iOS which is quite odd considering that Windows Phone is struggling with apps.
Microsoft has sent out press invites for an event to be held at the IFA Berlin electronics trade show, and the invite includes a camera-themed hint that could point to a couple of rumored devices.
Later this month, HTC is expected to announce a new Windows Phone based on the One but the specs have already leaked and the device will include support for their Dot View case as well.
In just over six months the Windows Phone Store has seen an additional 100,000 apps get approved, bringing the total to just over 300,000. There's also interest from developers, a 50% growth there too
Still using a WIndows Phone 7 device? Still using Skype on that device? If so, make new plans because you won't be able to in the next few weeks when Microsoft kills off the product on that platform.