Systemically, Apple is falling out of the race for smartphone supremacy. And that puts Apple at risk of being in Microsoft’s sights for the number two position in the global smartphone market share battle.
Google has asked Microsoft to remove its homebrew YouTube app from the Windows Store immediately, and requested that it delete the app from Windows Phone users who have already downloaded it.
Spair wants to help users buy a game once that works on any mobile operating system.
Nokia’s marketing strategy for this phone is simply baffling.
Nokia’s latest phone shows that it’s not eager to give up on the developing market for low-end smartphones.
Okay, we get it Nokia, your Lumia cameras are pretty darned great for low-light shooting.
Hulu’s new Windows Phone 8 app integrates with your Hulu Plus account and looks pretty slick, besides.
Verizon won’t be without a Lumia for long, according to the latest rumor.
We downloaded 13.4 billion apps in the first three months of 2013, spending $2.2 billion U.S. on apps and in-app purchases.
“Most app makers are trustworthy,” the ad says. “However, in the wrong hands, who knows what they’ll do with your info?”
The idea of putting the information you care about most onto your phone’s home screen and lock screen doesn’t originate with Facebook Home. It comes from Microsoft.
Trying to steal a bit of attention away from Facebook’s big Home event, Microsoft has just announced a new program to get Windows Phone apps more attention called “Red Stripe Deals.”
The mobile operating system market share numbers are in for Kantar Worldpanel’s last quarter, and the numbers are shocking.
Microsoft’s going on the offensive against Samsung’s best-selling Galaxy S III in a new ad focusing on Windows Phone cameras, like the one in Nokia’s Lumia 920.
The global app economy will reach $25 billion this year, according to new data from ABI Research. Thirty-five percent of that, or $8.8 billion, will be tablet apps, and 65 percent — 16.4 billion — will be smartphone apps.
Nokia didn’t have any new high-end devices to show at Mobile World Congress today, but it unveiled a slew of new low-end and mid-range devices that could help it reclaim international markets.
Is it time for Nokia to re-focus on cheap devices?
If you develop in C#, you can now build apps for iPhone and iPad … and hundreds of millions of Android smartphones and tablets. And you can do it all right on your PC in your favorite development environment, Visual Studio.
Bill Gates made some surprisingly candid statements this morning about the company he used to run, telling CBS that Microsoft hasn’t been innovative enough and that it had misstepped in the mobile arena.
With its latest effort, Microsoft aims to get more people in Africa online (and using Windows phone).
Apple may be winning the smartphone battle stateside, but Android is winning the global smartphone war being fought all over the world.
Those of you holding out for a Nokia Android phone may be waiting for quite some time, as Nokia chief executive Stephen Elop voiced his disapproval of Google’s recent handling of its platform.
For the first time in a long while, Nokia is no longer reporting a massive operating loss in its quarterly earnings.
Half of Americans planning to buy a smartphone in the next 90 days are planning to buy iPhones, according to a new survey from 451 Research.
Editor’s Pick It’s odd to see Microsoft as the underdog, but that’s the reality in mobile. And, according to Rudolph, that’s what makes it fun.
If Steve Ballmer’s cameo during Qualcomm’s CES keynote didn’t make it clear enough, the chip company has a very intimate relationship with Microsoft.
AT&T took a moment to toot its own horn this morning, announcing that it sold more than 10 million smartphones in the last quarter.
Watch out Apple and Google: Two-thirds of smartphone and tablet owners don’t have strong brand loyalty to any one particular operating system, according to a new study by Accenture.
Microsoft has released some illuminating stats regarding its Windows Phone Store’s performance in 2012: 75,000 apps published and 300,000 app updates.
By being targeted at low-end markets, the Lumia 860 may do more for Nokia than any other Lumia before it.
Windows 8 is here. Windows Blue, apparently, is next.
The last thing Microsoft needed with Windows Phone 8 was a widespread software issue — so of course that’s exactly what happened.
Just when you thought the sad, ugly story of Microsoft’s Kin phones was over, along comes some leaked internal testing videos that makes the whole tale even worse.
Google’s mobile operating system Android may be winning the smartphone wars, with over 75 percent market share, but Apple and Microsoft could be making more from Android than Google — up to 600 percent more next year.
I want to love you, Windows Phone 8, but there’s something coming between us. I’ll give you a hint: It starts with A, and ends with T&T.
AT&T has finally announced pricing and availability for the flagship Windows Phone 8 devices, and compared to other smartphones, they look like a freaking steal.
Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer is daring to dream when it comes to beleaguered Windows Phone sales.
Most of the features Microsoft is rolling out with Windows Phone 8 are already well-known, but the company still managed to surprise us with a handful of cool new features at its unveiling today.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced today that the first smartphones running the new Windows Phone 8 OS will begin hitting retailers and online this weekend.
Imagine designing and creating a native mobile app for iPhone or Android that connects to web services in about 10 minutes. Oh, and you’re creating the web services at exactly the same time