Time for our weekend roundup, where we do a roundup of all the super-interesting stuff covered over weekend, so that in case you didn’t get a chance to be online on weekends, you don’t miss them!! So, here are the highlights.
Windows Phone 9 / Windows Phone 8.1:
Windows Phone 9 (8.2) may be 6-8 months away. Major updates to have 6-8 months cycle now.
Start Screen backup & restore, Taking screenshots:
Start screen backup & restore coming with Windows Phone 8.1.
Taking screenshot in Windows Phone 8.1, just like Nokia X
Nokia’s health & wellness service plans:
Nokia may introduce cross-platform health & wellness services in future. SensorCore the first building block.
Windows Phone 8.1 settings & new apps:
No File manager, Facebook developed Official app, New universal spotify app, Quiet hours settings.
A Handful of new and updated apps and games
Windows Phone 8.1 phone app, file picker and media download demo videos
Nokia X gaming, Lumia Icon imaging comparison videos:
Asphalt 8 Airborne gaming demo on Nokia X video.
Imaging comparison: Nokia Lumia Icon vs Canon EOS Rebel XTi
US market deals:
Best US market deals for Nokia Lumia 928, 520, 521, 920, 925, 1020, 1520, Lumia Icon & accessories.
Microsoft’s Windows in car:
Microsoft reveals its ‘Windows in the car’ at BUILD | WinCentral