Windows phone articles

Windows Phone-inspired keyboard now available for iOS

Microsoft’s predictive text mobile keyboard is now available as an iOS app in Apple’s App Store. Dubbed Word Flow, the keyboard from Microsoft’s in-house experimental Garage division supports both tap and swipe typing methods and is designed with single-hand use…

Windows 10 Mobile isn't a focus for Microsoft in 2016

Microsoft has been improving many different areas of the Windows 10 experience recently, and the upcoming Anniversary Update will add even more new features, but there is one variant of Windows 10 that hasn't received as much attention: Windows 10 Mobile.

Windows 10 Mobile roll out begins this December

Microsoft has announced through their Lumia Facebook page that the global rollout of Windows 10 Mobile will begin this December, bringing the company's completely revamped mobile operating system to older Windows Phones before the end of the year.

Microsoft releases newly polished Windows 10 Mobile preview build

Microsoft has released a new build of their Windows 10 Mobile preview, build 10136, which is focused on improving the experience through a series of subtle "fit and finish changes." Most of these improvements are fairly minor, though Microsoft does…

Microsoft Lumia 640 Review: Another Budget Windows Phone

Since Microsoft acquired Nokia’s smartphone division, the company has focused its efforts on mid-range and entry-level handsets, with the Lumia 640 we are reviewing today being their latest. It's got a decent hardware package for the price and runs Windows Phone 8.1 out of the box, with a promised upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile later this year.

The LG Lancet joins Verizon's Windows Phone ranks

After spending the last four and half years solely focusing on producing Android handsets, LG has returned to the Windows Phone market with a new, budget smartphone exclusive to Verizon.

Neowin: Microsoft Lumia 640 XL review

Many Windows Phone fans desperate for a mighty new flagship have looked on in horror as Microsoft has instead launched one entry-level handset after another in recent months. After rolling out the Lumia 535 at the end of 2014, the company’s…