Windows Phone

WhatsApp Web Launches For Chrome

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Tech

WhatsApp has moved beyond the smartphone with WhatsApp Web, a Chrome extension that allows you to carry on chatting through your PC or MacBook. Al...

This App Lets You Cheat At Maths

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Tech

This app might be the biggest headache for teachers since the invention of the calculator watch. It's called photomath and using the iPhone's camera i...

Windows On Your Wrist, Just Like You Always Wanted

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft is reportedly just weeks away from launching a smart watch that the company hopes will be able to compete with the Apple Watch. How you ...

The Best Health Apps For Beginners

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

Health apps are big business. With consumers and companies placing more of a focus on self-diagnosis, wellness and keeping fit there's never been a be...

Here Are The Best Music Apps You Should Try

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

Finding the best music app is a lot harder than you think. With a veritable treasure trove of music out there to listen to as well you're spoilt for c...

Michael Rundle

Nokia Just Made Its First Kick-Ass Phone In A Decade | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Tech

The Nokia Lumia 930 is out now on various carriers for £349 (PAYG) or on pay monthly contracts. Key Features: 5-inch 1080P display 20 megapixe...

Skype's New Translator App Will Let You Talk In Any Language

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft has demoed a Skype Translator app that can translate different languages in near real-time over video calls. The demo was shown at Micros...

Nokia Lumia 930 Hands-On Review

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Tech

Nokia announced its new Lumia 930 smartphone last week, and now our partners at Engadget have had a chance to get their hands on it. So what did they ...

Is This The First Windows Phone You'll Actually Want To Buy?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Tech

Nokia has unveiled the Lumia 930, its new flagship Windows Phone handset. The 5-inch, 1920x1080 pixels smartphone has a 20-megapixel camera and a n...

When 'Her' Becomes a Reality, She'll Be a Digital Booth Babe

Mat Greenfield | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mat Greenfield

The now Oscar-winning Spike Jonze movie 'Her' explores how our relationship with technology may change as it becomes more sophisticated

Michael Rundle

Why Have Microsoft And Nokia Just Announced An Android Smartphone? | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nokia has unveiled a smartphone designed specifically for the developing world - and it runs Android. Even as Nokia's smartphone business is still ...

Nokia Figures Show Lumia IS Catching On

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Tech

Nokia has released its latest set of financial results - and the news is fairly positive for fans of Windows phone. The Finnish company said its sa...

Windows Phone - Unusable or Just Misunderstood?

Mark Wilson | Posted 06.12.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Wilson

Windows Phone comes out at the bottom of the heap largely because of the limited range of customization available, but also because of the unintuitive ways some tasks are performed, or the lengthy steps required to perform common actions.

Nine Reasons Why Windows Phone 8 Leaves Me Cold

Mark Wilson | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Wilson

Recently I branched out to Windows Phone 8 after a Nokia Lumia 928 came my way. Was it going to be a chance to relive the days of working with Windows mobile? In a word "no". I am in disbelief. I am staggered that this operating system exists in 2013.

One In Ten Smartphones Sold In UK Is A Windows Phone

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Tech

Don't call it a comeback - but Windows Phone is starting to gain traction. Microsoft's mobile OS has posted its highest ever share of the smartphon...

Nokia: Lumia Sales Up 32%...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Tech

Nokia has revealed another set of mixed financial results, with sales of its Lumia smartphones rocketing but overall sales down about a quarter year-o...

App Builders Should Take Another Look at Windows Phone

Glynn Jones | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Tech
Glynn Jones

It's still unusual to meet people in London who pull out anything other than an iPhone. So those of us who run businesses making mobile apps typically don't consider building apps for anything else. Outside London the picture is very different and the launch of Nokia's £120 phone looks set to be a game changer.

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...

Gates Admits 'Mistake' Left Microsoft Behind On Mobile Phones

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Tech

Bill Gates has admitted Microsoft's "mistakes" have left it behind on mobile phones. In an interview with CBS the Microsoft founder and current cha...

The Mystery of the Ringing Labrador

Windows Magazine | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Tech
Windows Magazine

As we reach the car my wife tells me she's forgotten her phone. This is serious... She'd no sooner go outside without it than she'd take a walk without bringing her legs.

The Windows 8 OS Smartphone UK Launch

Anne Look | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Tech
Anne Look

While news can move fast within the London fashion scene, it appears it moves even faster between the touch screens of the techies (maybe even faster than Azzedine Alaïa arrives on the set of Gossip Girl).

Michael Rundle

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