Tag - Mobile

Tag: Mobile

German Police Invests €100,000 On New Windows Phones

This is the police! The German police. Polizei, as they like to go by. Well, they seem to have a thing for Windows phones, because the law enforcement agency is making a neat little investment in the platform. Even the lack of apps is no problem for them. According to reports in the local media, Hamburg …

This Is End For Windows Phones, Kantar Says

Hope you’re ready for a two OS world! Independent market analysis firm Kantar Worldpanel has written off Windows in the global phone market, saying that there will only be two mobile ecosystems moving forward. Android and iOS. The latest statistics released by the market share research firm confirm what we already know, and that is the …

Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15055 Now Out For PC, Mobile

Hope you’re ready for some weekend testing, as Microsoft has just released Windows 10 Creators Update build 15055 to Insiders that have enrolled their devices in the Fast ring of the program. These new preview versions come two days after the launch of build 15051 for mobile, making this the second week in a row when …

Microsoft Will Launch A New Windows Phone This Year

Well, this just got interesting! Reports are claiming that Microsoft is planning to launch a new Windows phone this year. An ordinary Windows powered phone, not the Surface Phone, mind you. According to this rumor, this new Windows 10 Mobile powered handset could launch in late 2017. Possibly with other hardware refreshes that Redmond has planned. …

Fixes, Improvements, Known Issues In Windows 10 Mobile Build 15051

Microsoft released Windows 10 Mobile build 15051 for smartphones enrolled in the Fast ring of its Windows Insider Program, and as expected this release brings no new features. Recap on the launch here, but since we’re so close to the compiling of the RTM version of this update to the operating system, these preview releases rarely …

You Can Now Download Windows 10 Mobile Build 15051

It’s a new week, relatively speaking, which means that new preview versions are in the air. Microsoft has just released Windows 10 Mobile build 15051 for smartphones enrolled in the Fast ring. Of the Windows Insider Program, that is. This version is for phones only, and while there is no PC build yet, there is still …

Windows 10 Insider Builds 15047, 15048 Hit The Fast Ring

Or should we say Fast rings in this case? Microsoft has a couple of new Windows 10 Insider builds it wants you to check out, those being build 15047 and 15048. The former is actually for PCs, while the latter one is aimed at mobile devices. So, Windows 10 build 15047 and Windows 10 Mobile build …

Windows 10 Mobile Build 15043 Hits The Slow Ring

As the first Slow ring build since the middle of December. Microsoft has released Windows 10 Mobile build 15043 for Windows Insiders, making it the first one in that channel since the holidays. Or rather, the holiday break. Windows 10 build 14986 was released for PCs, as the last one before holidays, and since then we …

BBC Retires Its Windows Phone App

So, it finally happened. BBC has become the latest company that can no longer find a reason to maintain and support its Windows Phone app, We knew they were contemplating something like this, and now the company has pulled the plug on iPlayer, its popular multimedia application. Instead, the company recommends users to switch to the …

The Features That Never Made It To Windows Phones

There are a fair few of them, aye. One thing that everyone would agree on is the fact that Windows phones continue to miss out on many of the features that are available for other platforms. Forget iOS and Android, Microsoft has failed to maintain feature parity with Windows 10. And as these new screenshots that …

Microsoft Finally Brings Kaizala App To Windows 10 PCs, Phones

It was exactly a year ago, to this day, in fact, that Microsoft Garage launched its Kaizala app on Android, before making it available for iOS last June. And now, it finally hits home turf. The company’s experimental unit has now launched the app for Windows 10 PCs and phones. Primarily designed for small and medium …

Panasonic Launches New Windows 10 Mobile Phone

The platform is alive and kicking! Sort of. There are many that hold the believe that Windows Phone does not have a future, but apparently, Panasonic is not one of them. The company has just launched a new Windows 10 handset, called the Toughpad FZ-F1. It had previously showcased and presented the device at MWC last …