Nokia Launching New Flagship Lumia Smartphone on Verizon

Nokia has just announced that it is readying a new flagship smartphone for Verizon Wireless. Verizon is expected to carry the Lumia handset later this year, which is codenamed Laser and is said to be a variant of Nokia’s Lumia 920, though it is still unclear what kind of features the handset will offer.

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Windows Phone 7.8 Reportedly Coming in the Next Few Days

According to a ton of recent rumors, including ones from Tonis Tech Blog, Microsoft is poised and ready to launch its Windows Phone 7.8 upgrade on Wednesday, November 28th. Tonis Tech Blog cited unnamed sources (as usual) that are “near the subject.” In addition to that, WPCentral discovered some Finnish promotional materials that revealed there will . . . → Read More: Windows Phone 7.8 Reportedly Coming in the Next Few Days

HP Looking to Reenter the Smartphone Market

It’s happening again. HP is trying to get back into the smartphone market, at least according to company CEO Meg Whitman. Whitman was recently reported saying that the company is currently working on a smartphone. According to Whitman, “We have to ultimately offer a smartphone because in many countries of the world that would be your . . . → Read More: HP Looking to Reenter the Smartphone Market

Samsung Debuts the World’s First Windows Phone 8 Device

Even after suffering a crushing defeat to Apple recently, Samsung is back up on that horse and trying to make some more smartphones. This time the company is turning to Windows Phone and just debuted the world’s first Windows Phone 8 device with the all new Ativ S. Samsung debuted this device at IFA 2012, stealing . . . → Read More: Samsung Debuts the World’s First Windows Phone 8 Device

Skype 1.0 for Windows Phone Now Available

Microsoft has officially launched version 1.0 of Skype for Windows Phone, which is now available on the Windows Phone Marketplace. Skype, as you know, is the highly popular face chat service used by millions of people around the world. With the release of Skype 1.0 for the Windows Phone, users will now be able to face . . . → Read More: Skype 1.0 for Windows Phone Now Available