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Huawei exec claims 'Nobody made any money in Windows Phone'

Several months after China-based Huawei said they were putting their future Windows Phone hardware development 'on hold', one of the company's executives is making a rather bold claim. In a new interview, Huawei's Joe Kelly, the head of its international media affairs, says, "We didn't make any...
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The Lumia 735 makes a great gift this British Christmas time

Sometimes, just sometimes, the British carriers and retailers can surprise us by offering up some pretty amazing deals on new devices. Just recently I picked up a searingly bright green Lumia 735 from O2 at a price and bundle deal that was almost too good to be true. So if you're looking to treat...
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Sprint begins to roll out Windows Phone 8.1 update to HTC 8XT

Owners of the Sprint HTC 8XT should be on the lookout for a new, and long awaited, over-the-air update to the smartphone. Windows Central has received tips that claim the long awaited Windows Phone 8.1 update for the device began to roll out today. The update to the smartphone comes just a...
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Here's the current list of smartphones with the Lumia Denim update in Africa and the Middle East

We have made a list of the current Denim firmware updates for Lumia Windows Phone in Europe and Asia, so we thought we would do the same for Africa and the Middle East as well, as provided by the Microsoft Mobile support website. So far, the same support pages for Latin America and North...
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Some Lumia 930 units are now getting the Denim update in Europe

We listed the Lumia Windows Phone devices that Microsoft said were getting the Lumia Denim update on Wednesday, and today it looks like that list is getting revised with several countries now getting the firmware update for the Lumia 930. The Microsoft Mobile support page now shows the Lumia...
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Here's the current list of smartphones with the Lumia Denim update (so far) in Asia

As we did for Europe, we have decided to go into Microsoft Mobile's support page in Asia to highlight the, countries, smartphones and carriers that are currently receiving the Lumia Denim firmware update for those Windows Phone devices Denim is only available for a select number of Lumia...
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Microsoft makes the Lumia Denim update official with wider rollout in early January

Microsoft has finally released an official statement about the Lumia Denim firmware update which began rolling out on Wednesday, stating that it will continue in waves, with a wider release in early January 2015. In a post on the Lumia Conversations blog, which is mostly about the new features...
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Microsoft Mobile's North America support page no longer shows the status of firmware launches

Even as Microsoft has quietly begun the Lumia Denim firmware updates in parts of Europe and Asia, including India, it has also made a change to its North American support website. The site no longer lists the current status of upcoming firmware releases for each device and carrier in the US and...
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Here's the current list of smartphones with the Lumia Denim update (so far) in Europe

The European support page for Microsoft Mobile has now been updated, showing which countries, Lumia smartphones and carriers are receiving the just launched Lumia Denim update. As you might imagine, Denim is only available for a select number of Lumia devices at the moment, so this list will...
Lumia 735

The Lumia 735 makes a great gift this British Christmas time

Sometimes, just sometimes, the British carriers and retailers can surprise us by offering up some pretty amazing deals on new devices. Just recently I picked up a searingly bright green Lumia 735 from O2 at a price and bundle deal that was almost too good to be true. So if you're looking to treat...
Lumia 638

Microsoft launches Lumia 638 in India; to be available exclusively on Amazon

In an unusually quiet announcement, Microsoft today launched the most affordable smartphone 4G device in India, the Lumia 638. The latest affordable Lumia on the block, the 638 features a quad-core processor with 1GB RAM. The device sports a 4.5" LCD ClearBlack display. In a first, the Lumia 638...
HTC 8XT

Sprint begins to roll out Windows Phone 8.1 update to HTC 8XT

Owners of the Sprint HTC 8XT should be on the lookout for a new, and long awaited, over-the-air update to the smartphone. Windows Central has received tips that claim the long awaited Windows Phone 8.1 update for the device began to roll out today. The update to the smartphone comes just a...
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Unlocked BLU Win HD is yours for $129 at Microsoft Stores today only

It's day number two in Microsoft's "12 Days of Deals" campaign, meaning you'll be able to pick up the unlocked BLU Win HD for just $129. If you're one of the lucky few to arrive first at a participating Microsoft Store, the Windows Phone is yours for $99. The deal starts at 8am ET. The deal is...

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