Don't-Miss Windows Phone Stories
An image of an HTC One (M8) running Windows Phone appears on Verizon's site, suggesting the carrier is gearing up to sell it.
Microsoft admits that the web experience while browsing on Windows Phone isn't as good as iOS or Android. But Windows Phone 8.1 Update will change all that.
After a month or two in private beta, BlackBerry's flagship messaging app is now available to the public at large.
Windows Phone 8.1 Update, formerly known as Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1, adds folders to the Start screen, the ability to sandbox apps, and other features for consumers and businesses alike.
The camera's the thing—or is it? Rumored 'Tesla' and 'Superman' Windows Phones show two sides to Microsoft's strategy. Cheap phones may bring in some people, but the high-megapixel cameras remain the Lumia phones' primary selling point, and Microsoft shouldn't lose sight of that.
The virtual assistant can now recommend restaurants, bars and points of interest based on your location.
Fitbit is publishing its own, first-party app for the Windows Phone platform today. But Microsoft itself beat it to the punch.
The Live Lock Screen Beta is nice enough, but it sure earns its beta tag.
The next version of Windows Phone takes a few more cues from Android.
Because taxis suck.
With Microsoft in full control of Nokia since late April, the long-expected Lumia 530 budget phone is Microsoft's first official post-acquisition Lumia release.
The Android-based Nokia X is being killed, but cheaper Lumia smartphones will live on. They'll just be running Windows Phone.
Microsoft removes Nokia name from some Windows Phone apps, but the company isn't totally letting go just yet.