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Happy Birthday, Windows Phone; Microsoft's mobile platform celebrates its third year

Happy Birthday, Windows Phone; Microsoft's mobile platform celebrates its third year

The head of Windows Phone at Microsoft, Joe Belfiore, took to Twitter today to announce the birthday of the company's mobile platform. Windows Phone indeed turns 3 today. That's not all, not only has it been three years since the first Windows Phone, but also since the Metro (or now "Modern") UI was released into the world. Back in 2010, Microsoft announced Windows Phone 7 at that year...

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Nokia releases Cinemagraph and Camera Extras for all Windows Phone Lumia hardware

Nokia releases Cinemagraph and Camera Extras for all Windows Phone Lumia hardware

Nokia has begun rolling out its updated Camera Extras and Cinemagraph app to all Windows Phone users this month, with the Lumia 900, 800 and 710 smartphones receiving the new features to bring functionality up to speed with what Lumia owners can enjoy with Windows Phone 8 (see above shot of the Lumia 920). While this doesn't add all functionality that's missing from the 7.8 update (...

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