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HTC pushes out second firmware update for T-Mobile 8X, focuses on Skype

HTC pushes out second firmware update for T-Mobile 8X, focuses on Skype

HTC and T-Mobile US have begun pushing out an over-the-air firmware update for the 8X on the carrier starting yesterday. The update is minor and very specific: “Features audio experience improvements for the Skype application” and bumps the firmware from 1532.20.20004.531 to 1532.20.20008.531. There’s no word on specifically how this improves Skype or why perhaps others phones won’t be...

Daniel Rubino 41
Should Microsoft lift the 20MB download cap for Windows Phone? They already have.

Should Microsoft lift the 20MB download cap for Windows Phone? They already have.

When Windows Phone 7 rolled out in 2010, it had one feature that was met with some mixed feelings: over-the-air download limits for apps and games tied to your cellular connection. In short, Microsoft imposed a 20MB cap when you were on cellular to help limit data usage for people on the go. What some don’t realize is this limit was lifted recently by Microsoft (we don’t have an exact...

Daniel Rubino 53
Nokia acknowledges data connectivity bug in some Lumia 900s, giving everyone $100 for their troubles

Nokia acknowledges data connectivity bug in some Lumia 900s, giving everyone $100 for their troubles

This, ladies and gentlemen, is the definition of a win-win. See, there's been this little bug in the Lumia 900 (by the way, you've read our Lumia 900 review, right?) that has been causing some early adopters -- regular consumers as well as reviewers -- to lose all data connectivity. As in, the phone kinda forgets the fact that, in fact, it is a phone. Not good, to say the least. Nokia,...

Phil Nickinson 79