Category: Mobile OS

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Shipment Data for Brazil by IDC on Windows Phone Peg It As the Second Most Popular OS There

Shipment Data for the Brazilian Windows Phone Market Show the OS Is the Second in Popularity in the Country Shipment data on Windows Phone show its popularity in Brazil is growing. Now it is considered the second most popular OS in the country. That is the conclusion on the basis of shipment data by the International Data Corporation (IDC). Users...

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Why would Nokia launch an Android phone?

Nokia goes green – the main Android color Nokia has recently changed the background color of its social profiles such as Facebook and Twitter to green and the main reason for that move could be the ‘X’ – Nokia’s first Android-powered device expected to debut on February 24 at MWC. But why would Nokia launch and Android phone now? Pocket...

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Sailfish OS to be installed on old Samsung’ models, rumors say

New rumors suggest that the Sailfish OS will run on Samsung’s old devices One of the newest and fastest progressing operating systems is Sailfish OS. The platform has already passed through the first big challenge before any new operating system – to run on a real device with a fulfilling performance. The company that created Sailfish OS designed the smartphone...

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iOS leads in the business market with a 73% share in Q4 2013

Android activations account for 26%, while Windows Phone is third with a tiny share Good Technology has published a new report about OS, app and device preferences from the FORTUNE 100 companies, leaders in banking, healthcare, retail, defense, insurance and other business sectors. According to the figures, iOS activations accounts for 73% of the market in the last quarter (54%...

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Microsoft Goals May Include Enabling Android Apps for Windows and Windows Phone

Microsoft Goals Include Apps Development, There Are Suggestions Microsoft May Enable Android Apps A Microsoft goal in the mobile area includes developing more apps. For the purpose the company is trying to attract and stimulate developers. Because apps for Windows Phone are fewer than those for Android, recently there have been ideas about what Microsoft goals should include. It is...

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Tile Sizes in Windows Phone 8.1 Increased, Large Tile Added

Tile Sizes in Windows Phone 8.1 Tweeted to Include One More, Large Tile Tile sizes in Windows Phone 8.1 will be more. A new size will be added to the existing three sizes. The source of the information is an ex Microsoftie. He is called Nawzil and has tweeted the news to the online audience here. According to him, in...

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Samsung Heron passes through FCC, ready to land in Verizon

Samsung Heron will be released by Verizon, according to a new leak One week ago we shared the rumor started by @evleaks about the upcoming Windows Phone-powered smartphone by the Korean manufacturer Samsung. The tipster revealed a lot of juicy details about the SM-W750V. First, it seems that the handset has the codename Huron. It is still unknown what the...

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New Design of Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center Leaked Out

New Design of Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center Seen in Screenshots from Microsoft Email The new design of the Notification Center of Windows Phone 8.1 can be seen in screenshots. These screenshots were first published on the Winphollowers site. Now the Notification Centre is called Action Center. As was pointed out, the screenshots came from a confidential Microsoft email. They...

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App developers loyal to Windows Phone, the OS is becoming more and more popular

App developers are staying loyal to Windows Phone with more and more apps, Microsoft help for marketing appreciated App developers are devoting a lot of attention to Windows Phone. Now the Android and iOS platforms are considered the leading ones. App developers for Windows Phone are following behind. The number of developers converted to Windows Phone is growing. Microsoft announced...

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Foursquare and Microsoft Deal, Results Promised to Be Seen in Months

Foursquare Gets Investment by Microsoft, Microsoft Gets a Lot of Data in Return Foursquare is a location based social network. Microsoft recently invested a hefty amount into it. The money amounted to 15 million dollars. In addition, the company also signed a data contract for a number of years. The data is expected to come in handy in the Bing...