Windows Phone 8 http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/11036/more en Nokia Icon Review http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-icon-review <div class="field-deck"> Honestly, this is it </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Available now on Verizon Wireless—and coming soon internationally as the Lumia 930—the Nokia Lumia Icon is a perfect combination of size, screen, camera and capabilities, and the single best smart phone on the market today. If you were on the fence about this device or perhaps disappointed with its plastic-feel Lumia 928 predecessor, you're good to go. The Lumia Icon is the real deal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-icon-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-icon-review#comments Lumia Nokia Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Hardware Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 38281 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone 8 Field Guide Version 1.07 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107 <div class="field-deck"> A major formatting update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a long-overdue and possibly final update to Paul Thurrott's Windows Phone 8, which has been renamed to Windows Phone 8 Field Guide to make it consistent with my other recent books, Windows 8.1 Field Guide and Xbox Music Field Guide. This is a fairly major update, but only from a formatting perspective.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-8-field-guide-version-107#comments Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:11:00 +0000 37941 at http://winsupersite.com Nokia Lumia 930 Preview http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-930-preview <div class="field-deck"> A new flagship, just not for the United States </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nokia announced its new flagship smart phone today, but you'll be forgiven if it looks a little familiar: The Lumia 930 doesn't just look like a Lumia Icon, it quite clearly is a Lumia Icon, albeit one that will ship to markets around the world in the coming months. But a quick peek at the spec sheets for each phone reveal a few key differences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-930-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-930-preview#comments Lumia Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:38:00 +0000 37681 at http://winsupersite.com What I Expect (and Hope) to See at Build 2014 http://winsupersite.com/windows/what-i-expect-and-hope-see-build-2014 <div class="field-deck"> It's going to be a busy week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tomorrow morning, I'll step onto a plane for the first time in a while and head off to San Francisco for a busy week of mind-melding with Microsoft at its Build 2014 conference. Here's a recap of what I expect to see at the show, plus a probably pointless list of things I'd like to see as well. Be sure to read this one carefully, as there is some new information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows/what-i-expect-and-hope-see-build-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows/what-i-expect-and-hope-see-build-2014#comments Android iOS Mobile devices Visual studio Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 9 Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows 8 Windows Phone Windows RT Windows Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:11:00 +0000 37561 at http://winsupersite.com OneNote + Office Lens for Windows Phone 8 http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-office-lens-windows-phone-8 <div class="field-deck"> An amazing companion app for OneNote </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As part of last week's explosion of new OneNote functionality, Microsoft has released an intriguing new companion app for Windows Phone that lets you record whiteboards, pictures and documents and save them to OneNote. Dubbed Office Lens, this app helps you trim and clean up your shots, and then use OneNote's OCR capabilities to find text within them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-office-lens-windows-phone-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office/onenote-office-lens-windows-phone-8#comments OneNote Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Office Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:00:00 +0000 37331 at http://winsupersite.com Nokia Lumia Icon: First Impressions and Photos http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-icon-first-impressions-and-photos <div class="field-deck"> Decisions, decisions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A month ago, Nokia announced its new Windows Phone handset for Verizon Wireless, the Lumia Icon. Originally called the Lumia 929, the Icon doesn't otherwise break with Lumia tradition. This is a solid, wedge-shaped smart phone handset with unique styling, a superior camera and a gorgeous 5-inch 1080p screen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-icon-first-impressions-and-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-lumia-icon-first-impressions-and-photos#comments Lumia Nokia Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Hardware Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:39:00 +0000 36881 at http://winsupersite.com Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone 8 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/facebook-messenger-windows-phone-8 <div class="field-deck"> Oh good, another messaging app </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Facebook this week released a Facebook Messenger app for Windows Phone 8. A bit belatedly when you consider the versions for Android and iOS arrived about two years ago. But the big question isn't so much the timing. It's, what's the point?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/facebook-messenger-windows-phone-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/facebook-messenger-windows-phone-8#comments Facebook Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:52:00 +0000 36781 at http://winsupersite.com Nokia Provides a Few Crumbs for Windows, Windows Phone Users http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-provides-few-crumbs-windows-windows-phone-users <div class="field-deck"> At Mobile World Congress, a cricket chirps </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While Nokia's Mobile World Congress press event seemed designed to undercut the pending sale to Microsoft, the firm did more than just announce the unnecessary Nokia X smart phones. It also threw Windows and Windows Phone users a bone in the form of coming new apps and technologies. So we've got that going for us.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-provides-few-crumbs-windows-windows-phone-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/nokia-provides-few-crumbs-windows-windows-phone-users#comments Mobile devices Nokia Windows 8.1 Windows Phone 8 Windows 8 Windows Phone Windows RT Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:30:00 +0000 36381 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Announces 9 New Windows Phone Hardware Partners, New OS Features http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-announces-9-new-windows-phone-hardware-partners-new-os-features <div class="field-deck"> It's not just Nokia anymore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft on Sunday announced a stunning and unexpected expansion of Windows Phone OS licensing. In addition to HTC, Huawei, Nokia and Samsung, Microsoft has announced it is now working with nine addition firms to deliver Windows Phone handsets: Foxconn, Gionee, Lava (Xolo), Lenovo, LG, Longcheer, JSR, Karbonn and ZTE. It also provided a few details about an upcoming Windows Phone software update.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-announces-9-new-windows-phone-hardware-partners-new-os-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/microsoft-announces-9-new-windows-phone-hardware-partners-new-os-features#comments Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone Sun, 23 Feb 2014 14:50:00 +0000 36351 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Issues Major Update to Windows Phone App Studio Beta http://winsupersite.com/visual-studio/microsoft-issues-major-update-windows-phone-app-studio-beta <div class="field-deck"> Now with Windows 8 app creation, too </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This week, Microsoft issued a major update to Windows Phone App Studio Beta, its web-based app builder for Windows Phone 8. And while there are many changes in this update, the big one, perhaps, is the ability to also generate a Windows 8 version of your app.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/visual-studio/microsoft-issues-major-update-windows-phone-app-studio-beta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/visual-studio/microsoft-issues-major-update-windows-phone-app-studio-beta#comments Visual studio Windows Phone 8 Windows 8 Windows Phone Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:52:00 +0000 36321 at http://winsupersite.com