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Updated: Probable Lumia 830 ( Lumia 720 successor) phone prototype leaked in China

Update: It's just a Lumia 1520!! Real-life Image of a new Lumia device has leaked in China, which to us looks like the Lumia 720 successor with 5 inch screen, as revealed by our sources. The prototype in question looks different from the device with metal frame leaked earlier ( shown below

Public version of BBM Beta for Windows Phone live in store now.

Go and grab it!! BBM Beta has now gone public and is live in the Windows Phone store now. Description and Features: BBM brings you together in the moment with friends and family through instant chats, picture sharing, voice notes and more. Download the official version of BBM now to start chatting

More Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1: Music + Videos folder, Folder back-up & restore, hidable On-screen buttons

Some more tidbits about Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 and this is from OEM documentation again. You can read all the GDR1 details on our dedicated Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 page. Music + Videos Folder replaces Music app: By default, there is one folder on the Start screen called Music+videos, which replaces the

Nokia announces plan to acquire base station system business of Panasonic

We reported some time back that Nokia may be planning to buy Panasonic’s mobile base station business. Now, today Nokia has gone ahead with announcement of the deal. The deal agreement can be concluded by September 2014 with expected closure on 1st January 2015. Nokia Networks today announced that it has

VLC for Windows Phone UI revealed in screenshots. To support 512 MB RAM devices & Transparent Live Tile

After the morning teaser, Here are many more screenshots for upcoming VLC player for Windows Phone. The screenshots reveal the app UI, which does look promising. In his blog post developer has confirmed that it will come with a transparent Live Tile option. It will also be compatible with low-end

VLC for Windows Phone teased again. To come as an universal app

The developer working on VLC for Windows Phone has teased it yet again in a screenshot, which shows VLC app pinned as a Live Tile. I'm ready. — Thomas Nigro (@ThomasNigro) July 30, 2014 He further confirms that VLC player app is now an universal app sharing same code base across Windows Phone

Lumia Cyan rolling out to Lumia 1520 in all regions now.

It seems the Lumia 1520 is now getting the Lumia Cyan update en masse in all the regions. On checking in the tracker, Lumia Cyan is marked as available for most of the markets in Europe, APAC and other regions with exception of Latin America. Early today, we reported Germany CV

KWP June report: Windows Phone makes a small comeback in Europe

Latest Kantar Worldpanel's report for three months ending June 2014 shows a bit of comeback for Windows Phone in its relatively stronger Europe market. After losing market share for consecutive months, it is on the way up and holds a 8.8% market share in EU5 countries. This is 1.9% up

HERE Maps update brings global navigation to Nokia X family of devices

Great news for owners of any of the Nokia X range of devices!! With latest update HERE Maps brings global navigation to Nokia X family, which means navigation with voice directions is now possible in 96 countries. Nokia X2 user can directly install the app from the store, while Nokia X

Who will be able to get Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 update & more about Cortana in China

So, as confirmed by our sources, Microsoft has gone ahead and announced Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 roll-out to devices running "Developers Preview" version of Windows Phone 8.1 next week. So, in case you have already re-flashed your device from developer preview to Windows Phone 8 for getting Lumia Cyan and Windows