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Microsoft rolling out new Windows Phone 7.8 update (build 8860), presumably fixes Tile bug

Microsoft rolling out new Windows Phone 7.8 update (build 8860), presumably fixes Tile bug

Daniel Rubino 207

We’re getting our inbox flooded with tips from folks noting that their numerous Windows Phones (mostly unbranded), are receiving a new OS update today, knocking their build from 8858 to 8860. We just checked our AT&T Lumia 900 and did not have success, meaning carrier-branded devices may have to wait a few more weeks. There is no current changelog with the update though we presume...

The most creative unboxing video you’ll see today for the Nokia Lumia 920

The most creative unboxing video you’ll see today for the Nokia Lumia 920

Sam Sabri 53

Nokia is one of those brands that has a dedicated fan base. Look no further than this ‘unboxing’ video of the Lumia 920 from filmmakers International House of Badman. It’s a tongue-in-cheek video that puts most other unboxing videos to shame for its sheer production value. Quick, somebody call the Academy, this video needs some recognition. I’m having a hard time deciding what I liked...

Galactic Reign blasts onto Xbox for Windows Phone, joining its Windows 8 counterpart

Galactic Reign blasts onto Xbox for Windows Phone, joining its Windows 8 counterpart

Daniel Rubino 60

In a one-two punch, Microsoft has published both Galactic Reign for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 with full Xbox integration. The game itself is a somewhat typical space-conquest game, whereby users take turns to advance a strategy. But it’s the details in the game, customization and sheer massive gameplay that is really intriguing. Throw in the fact that you can continue your game on...

Galactic Reign becomes the first 'universal' Xbox game for Windows Phone and Windows 8

Galactic Reign becomes the first 'universal' Xbox game for Windows Phone and Windows 8

Paul Acevedo 60

In a recent editorial, I complained that Microsoft has largely stopped announcing or publicizing Windows Phone games in advance. Well, this week we have a prime example of that. Galactic Reign from Slant Six and Microsoft Studios has just showed on Windows 8 and RT with Xbox features and will appear for Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices (also with Xbox features) later today. Microsoft...