iPhone 6 versus best window Phones

A lot can happen in a week. New apps join the Windows Phone Store or Windows Store. Your favorite apps can get a big update with a new look or new features. Device rumors come and go. Seven days might not seem like much, but it can be an eternity in the tech news cycle. Every week we're going to compile the biggest stories into one post, so you never fall behind – In Case You Missed It (ICYMI).

Windows Phone

iPhone 6 vs best Windows Phones

  • Comparing the iPhone 6 to the top Windows Phones, including Lumia 1020, HTC One and Lumia 1520 [Read]
  • Microsoft now rolling out Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 for Lumia 930 [Read]
  • Microsoft pushing out Lumia Cyan update for more Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developer users [Read]
  • Microsoft rolling out Preview for Developers 14176 update for Windows Phone 8.1.1 [Read]
  • Microsoft's Lumia 735 'selfie' phone could be Sprint's first Lumia ever [Read]

Microsoft + Windows


  • The new Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter shows off Windows screens on big TVs [Read]
  • Microsoft's operating system leader teases new Windows name ahead of Tuesday reveal [Read]
  • WinHEC conferences coming back to support Microsoft hardware partners [Read]



  • Maestro email client for Windows Phone 8.1 is coming this Monday! [Read]
  • Xbox Video for Windows Phone picks up SRT subtitle support for personal videos and more [Read / Download]
  • Open and edit RAW image files with Rawer for Windows Phone [Read / Download]
  • NFL Game Rewind sneaks into Windows Phone Store, allows you to watch full game replays [Read / Download]
  • New app Tile Editor 8.1 launches for Windows Phone, win a Lumia 730 for trying it out [Read / Download]
  • FIFA 15 Companion app coaches Xbox One gameplay from the sidelines [Read / Download]
  • Appy Weather updated to add a host of Live Tile options and more [Read / Download]


Best Xbox Games

  • Your favorite Xbox games on Windows Phone [Read]
  • Cloud Raiders sails onto Windows 8, fully cross-compatible with Windows Phone [Read / Download]
  • Asphalt Overdrive brings 80s racing to Windows Phone and Windows 8.1, now available for free [Read / Download]
  • Paper Plane! is a frustratingly addictive game for Windows Phone, iOS, and Android [Read / Download]


Xbox One Comedy Central

  • Xbox One back on track in China with official launch slated for September 29 [Read]
  • Xbox One's Sunset Overdrive live action trailer may be one of the best ever made [Read]
  • Defense Grid 2 brings tower defense to your Xbox One, now available [Read]
  • Comedy Central brings the laughter to Xbox One for US subscribers [Read]
  • Titanfall's last DLC pack, IMC Rising, now available for Xbox One [Read]



  • Weekly photo contest: Dessert [Enter]
  • WPCentral.com can now filter news according to Phones, Surface, Xbox and more! [Try it out]
  • How to add every single NFL game to your Windows Phone Calendar [Just do it]
  • Announcing the WPCentral Developer Program to promote Windows and Windows Phone apps [Read]

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