A video reportedly shows a Microsoft demo of its new 'smart dialler' in Windows 10 for phones - a feature that allows users to quickly find contacts using their handset's alphanumeric keypad.
With Microsoft's unveiling of the Lumia 640 and 640 XL earlier this week and with Windows 10 devices coming soon, is it time for Microsoft to consider a new naming scheme for its future devices?
Bank of America has removed its apps from Microsoft's store and disabled existing installations on devices, advising customers to visit its mobile site instead - but it doesn't work on Windows Phones.
Bank of America is joining Chase Bank in killing off its Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 apps, with support ending in early March, and the company suggests you "just go to bankofamerica.com" instead.
Microsoft has shown off Windows 10 running on smartphones and small tablets, which is set to replace the Windows Phone and Windows RT operating systems later this year.
Microsoft will give the world its first look at Windows 10 running on smartphones and small tablets tomorrow - but the first public preview of 'Windows 10 Mobile' is not expected until February.
Many excellent handsets have come and gone since Microsoft launched Windows Phone 7 Series in 2010 - but there have been a few disappointments too. What's your choice for the worst Windows Phone ever?
Originally launched with Windows Mobile 6.5 in 2009, the HTC HD2 has seen ports of Windows RT, Firefox OS and more - and now an unofficial Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM is also in development.
We take a look through the entire Lumia Windows Phone range, from the little-known Mexican Lumia 505 to the massive 1520 with its 6-inch display... and even the 719C - the so-called 'missing Lumia'.
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.
With so many manufacturers joining Windows Phone lately, it's been a bit difficult to keep up with all the new additions. Our handy guide offers you an overview of Microsoft's device partners.
LG has been working with Microsoft not only on Windows Phone 8.1, but also on the next big Windows release, Threshold - and the two companies have also been collaborating on something related to TV.
Microsoft has confirmed that its mainstream support for Windows Phone 7.8 will end on September 9, 2014, which means that no further updates - other than security patches - will be made to the OS.
An image has been leaked, revealing the design of LG's first Windows Phone 8.1 handset, to be called the Uni8 - just a couple of months after the company said it had no plans to launch new WP devices.
Microsoft says it's added nine hardware partners to Windows Phone, so we've taken a look at the new additions - including LG, ZTE, Lenovo... and some unfamiliar names such as Longcheer and Gionee.
The latest report from AdDuplex shows that low and mid-range Windows Phones are what's pushing the platform forward. The Lumia 520 sales are slowing down but the Lumia 625 is becoming a new hit.
Microsoft is denying yesterday's rumor that the company would be spending over $2bn on Windows Phone OEMs. Microsoft says they're doing cross-promotions but that the number is "complete fiction".
Microsoft is reportedly looking to invest over $2 billion dollars in order for companies to put more Windows Phone devices on store shelves in a push to become more relevant in the market place.
Microsoft is said to be in negotiations with Samsung to ensure that the smartphone giant will continue to offer Windows Phones, allegedly offering a billion dollars of "support" as an incentive.
Rumors are swirling that a new Samsung Windows Phone is on the way, with the product designation SM-W750V - but while Samsung may have a new WP handset in store, we're not convinced that this is it.
A new report says Windows Phone has increased shipments by 156% in the last year alone. Analysis firm IDC says the growth has been aided by its selection of affordable devices from Nokia.
Its hardware partners are turning to Android and Chrome OS. PC shipments are falling. Meanwhile, its devices strategy consists of two Surface tablets, plus Nokia. It's time for Microsoft to do more.
Windows Phone users rejoice as the popular messaging app, Whatsapp, has just received a rather important update which brings new settings, including orientation lock and customizable text size.
Microsoft's Windows Phone head Joe Belfiore posted up word on his Twitter account that today is the third anniversary of the Windows Phone 7 launch, and the first use of the "Metro-Modern" UI.
Google claims to still be working on an AdMob SDK that wil work with Windows Phone 8 apps, but so far the company has yet to release any information on the SDK despite several months of waiting.