Windows Phone 8

Nokia Paid Millions In Ransom To Protect OS Everyone Hated

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Tech

In 2007 Nokia paid millions in ransom to a hacker who had gained access to their Symbian operating system. This incredible true story came to light...

You Don't Think You Needed Wireless Tech Trousers, But You Do

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Tech

Nokia has built some wireless-charging trousers. That's right, they're trousers that'll wirelessly charge your phone as you walk. Before you imagin...

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 ...