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Christmas Day Travel Made Simple

Andy Robertson | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Tech
Andy Robertson

We put a lot of effort into our festive celebrations. Food, drink, family, friends and presents all come together (hopefully) to make the big day a special occasion. But one thing I often leave until the last minute is planning how to get there.

O2 Signs Deal To Push Windows Phone And Break iOS-Android 'Duopoly'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Tech

O2 wants to end the "duopoly" of Android and iOS - and it's prepared to back Windows Phone to do it. O2's parent company Telefonica has announced i...

Did Microsoft Almost Buy Nokia?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

Despite recent critical and commercial successes, Nokia is still in deep trouble. While it formerly ruled the mobile phone universe, sales of its L...

Microsoft: Windows Phone 8 Support Ends In 2014

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Tech

Microsoft has announced that it will end support for Windows Phone 8 devices in 2014 - just six months after the mobile OS was launched. The first ...

Michael Rundle

Windows Phone 8 Review: What's New? (PHOTOS) (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Tech

Microsoft has officially launched Windows Phone 8 - its next-generation mobile operating system. (Except for that other one). So what's new? To ...

Michael Rundle

Windows Phone 8 Review: Impressions

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Tech

If phones really do reflect their users, then Windows Phone 8 is the person I would be if I was a better human being. To explain, let's imagine an ...

Michael Rundle

Windows Phone 8: HTC 8X Review

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Tech

The HTC 8X is this year's 'flagship' Windows Phone 8 device, and it's as bright, colourful and flawed as the OS itself. It is just over a centimetr...

Nokia Shares Fall 10% After Lumia Smartphone Announcement

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Tech

Nokia's share price crumbled more than 10% after it announced its latest line of smartphones. The Finnish mobile phone company unveiled the Lumia 9...

Nokia Announces New Windows 8 Lumia Smartphones

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Tech

Nokia has announced a huge update to its flagship line of Lumia smartphones. The new Lumia 920 is Nokia's all-new, high-end device. It features a 4...

Nokia Ready To Unveil Windows 8 Devices?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Tech

Nokia looks set to unveil the latest generation of its Lumia Windows Phone handsets. A brace of rumours suggest that the new devices will be unveil...

Nokia's Last Throw Of The Dice?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Tech

Nokia is said to be considering exclusivity deals with select networks over the release of its Windows 8 phones in the autumn. Traditionally Nokia ...

Nokia Windows 8 Tablet Can Make All the Difference

Trevor Davies | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK Tech
Trevor Davies

Nokia's Windows phones have the DNA to produce a tempting tablet. The engineering geniuses at Nokia and Qualcomm and the coders at Microsoft have an ultra-lean approach to mobile which has already made the attractive and efficient Nokia Lumia smartphones relatively inexpensive to make, based on a very fast single-core chip.

Microsoft Announces New Mobile OS, But Not For Current Users

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Tech

Microsoft has announced the new features of its upcoming Windows 8 smartphone operating system, including a more customisable home screen. Windows ...