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Leak reveals Cortana, Windows Phone 8.1's mashup of Siri and Google Now

New screenshots show the settings and 'face' of Cortana, Microsoft's Siri challenger.

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Management vendors show Windows Phone some love

Microsoft also has to ship enterprise feature pack on time, analyst said

BBM coming to Windows Phone, Nokia X

The messaging service will be available on the phones this summer

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Snubbed in U.S., Microsoft pins Windows Phone’s future on emerging markets

"We will grow where we can," said Joe Belfiore, aiming to build market share through cheaper products. Was that a Normandy phone in his hand? He wouldn’t say.

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Windows Phone to get long-awaited enterprise update

The update brings a lot of new security options to enterprise users and will be here soon, Microsoft said

Rapid Review: Nokia Lumia Icon

The Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon is the best Windows Phone we've tested in 2014, though noticeable shutter lag and a nagging lack of applications hold it back.

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Windows Phone 8.1's long-awaited notification center caught on video

Windows Phone's finally getting a notification center in Windows Phone 8.1, and it looks pretty snazzy.

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Bing's Windows Phone apps now talk to Windows

Microsoft adds or updates several Bing-powered Windows Phone apps, with one thing in common: they now talk to Windows.

HTC waffles on new Windows Phones

HTC let users "Ask Me Anything" on Reddit. Their answers about new Windows Phones? Enthusiastically lukewarm.

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Nokia debuts flagship Windows Phone, the Lumia Icon, for Verizon

If you felt that the Lumia 1520 was simply too ungainly, the new Icon may be more your style.

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Hands On: Nokia's Lumia Icon cuts the phablet down to size

Nokia's Lumia Icon for Verizon takes the massive Lumia 1520 and repackages it as a manageable 5-inch phone.

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Windows Phone 8.1: Everything we know so far

The first major update to Windows Phone in a year and a half shows how it's moving closer to Windows RT and even taking cues from Android.

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Askem likely to be Windows Phone's next social app

Microsoft invests in Askem, a social quiz app that has so far been released just for iOS devices.

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Microsoft’s consumers want to know: 7 questions for Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella knows Microsoft's enterprise business. But we're not IT admins. Here's what we, the people who buy Microsoft products, want to know.