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Rumor: Microsoft set to roll out Windows Phone 8 update 'Apollo+' in Q1 2013 [Update]

Rumor: Microsoft set to roll out Windows Phone 8 update 'Apollo+' in Q1 2013 [Update]

Microsoft is set to fire up its updating engine for Windows Phone in Q1 next year, according to a tweet published by renowned Twitter account @Football4PDA. The account was the named source for the leaked images of the HTC Accord (HTC 8X), as well as a number of other headlines that have been published along the way to Windows Phone 8.  The tweet in question claims Microsoft will...

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Microsoft's App Hub maintenance begins this Friday, downtime expected next Monday

Microsoft's App Hub maintenance begins this Friday, downtime expected next Monday

Microsoft will begin upgrading the App Hub's infrastructure this Friday. Upgrades that will add more server capacity to better handle the load increases and streamlining the processes in an effort to speed up the rate in which apps can be submitted, certified and published. Developers planning on submitting new apps or updates should do so no later than tomorrow. The maintenance work...

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Did Microsoft know Windows Phone 7 would be superceded prior to its launch?

Did Microsoft know Windows Phone 7 would be superceded prior to its launch?

Not great news today from the Windows Phone camp. It would appear that CNET have been chatting with Greg Sullivan from Microsoft and what he has said isn't what Windows Phone users wanted to hear. It seems that Microsoft has know for a long time that Windows Phone 7 would be replaced by Windows Phone 8. "It was right after Windows Phone 7," Sullivan said, speaking in an interview with...

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