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Windows Phone scores wins but still faces challenges

Microsoft's promotion of Windows Phone has recently seen success in the U.S. and Europe amid continued problems in China.

Report: Microsoft linking Windows, Xbox, phones via 'high value activities'

Are we headed toward a unified Windows OS? Eventually. But the first steps in that direction are making certain apps common among the various Microsoft platforms.

Microsoft exec: 'We are not going to have three' Windows platforms

Windows RT, Windows Phone, or Windows 8: Not all will survive. But which versions of Microsoft face the axe in the future?

Task masters: 5 apps that tackle your to-do list

These smartphone secretaries can anticipate your every need.

Xbox One SmartGlass app

Microsoft releases SmartGlass Xbox One app for Android, iOS, Windows

SmartGlass adds another screen to the Xbox experience. While the controller is fine for navigating the One console, it's a surprisingly necessary app.

AT&T gives Windows Phone buyers a break on purchase of Windows RT tablet

Buyers can get a deal on Nokia’s Lumia 2520 tablet if they buy a Nokia Windows Phone at the same time through AT&T

Lumia 1520

Nokia's Lumia 1520, the first 1080p Windows Phone phablet, gets release details

Nokia's king-sized smartphone is coming to AT&T and AT&T alone in the U.S.

Lumia 1520

Nokia sold 8.8 million Lumia smartphones in Q3

Nokia once again sold a record number of Lumia smartphones during the third quarter, helping the company narrow its net loss.

Windows Phone Twitter integration runs wild with usage

Some Windows Phone users are reporting increased data usage caused by the built-in Twitter functionality for Windows Phone's People hub.

A rare non-Nokia Windows Phone comes to AT&T

Samsung's Ativ S Neo comes to AT&T on November 8 for $100 with a two-year contract.