All Articles by Robert Brand

Taking it to the people. How Nokia and Microsoft are getting you to meet Windows Phone.

Taking it to the people. How Nokia and Microsoft are getting you to meet Windows Phone.

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Walk into any mobile phone shop anywhere and you’ll be greeted with row after row of rectangle shaped devices. How on earth does one choose which phone to buy when faced with this veritable sea of similar looking handsets? Nokia have done good work with their promotion of their Lumia range, often having dedicated displays to highlight the devices in stores but this alone does not sell...

Meet Windows Phone 8 event – chance to win phones, Xbox consoles and more!

Meet Windows Phone 8 event – chance to win phones, Xbox consoles and more!

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Windows Phone UK has announced that they will be having a ‘Meet Windows Phone’ event later today in Westfield Shopping Centre. The event, to be held in conjunction with O2 will see a colourful evening of fun with the O2 angels, demos and of course Windows Phone 8. Chances to win Windows Phone handsets and Xbox’s shouldn’t be missed, check the details after the break. The big meet up...

HTC global push for Windows Phone 8 continues with launch event in Philippines

HTC global push for Windows Phone 8 continues with launch event in Philippines

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 has launched but that only appears to have signalled the start of a serious global assault of both device launches and advertising. The HTC 8X has been received incredibly well, which has displayed somewhat of a return to form for the Taiwanese manufacturer (for Windows Phone anyway). Now it’s time to get those devices out there. HTC recently held an event...

Microsoft in talks with landlords – Set to push Microsoft Stores to Europe in 2013

Microsoft in talks with landlords – Set to push Microsoft Stores to Europe in 2013

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The Financial times are reporting that MS is now talking with UK landlords to secure outlets for opening its first stores outside of the Americas. The company is said to be confident that the first outlets can be opened during 2013 pending an internal review of their US stores. The internal review of their existing stores is said to be taking place to study how well they have performed...