My wife has never had a smartphone before. I set her up with my son’s Samsung Focus S after he upgraded to a Nokia Lumia 925 (I’m now jealous of the thin and light 925 compared to my Lumia 920). The Focus S was fine, but Windows Phone 7 does not have font size adjustment […]
What happens when Windows Phone has the same number of apps as Android and IOS? Including 99 of the top 100 mobile apps, plus a few exclusives “everyone” wants? Never happen you say? Internationally, Windows Phone has growing market share. IDC, Yahoo News via BGR, and an outfit called Kantar WorldPanel have been quoted all […]
I finally decided to go ahead with the Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 device rather than waiting on the Samsung Ativ S. No word out of AT&T about the Ativ S, and it was just announced on Rogers in Canada and still does not have LTE (kind of a show stopper for me). So far […]
I had to go see the Nokia Lumia 920 at the AT&T store today. I assumed I would love the os and hate the weight. My current phone is the lightweight Samsung Focus S, so I figured the comparison would be dramatic. To my surprise, the shape of the phone and the fact that it’s […]
I’m starting to get impatient for the new Windows Phone 8 hardware. I’ve not touched any of them yet but I think I will have a tough decision. I like how thin and light my Samsung Focus S phone is now, so the Ativ S will be the frontrunner when I walk into the store. However, […]
I read a few months ago that Microsoft bought a stake in Barnes and Noble or gave them money in some way. Is this for an eventual Windows Phone 8 competitor to the Kindle HD / Nexus 7 / Ipad mini?
I wanted to restart this blog with a comment about the upcoming Windows Phone 8 but I’m trying to maintain my objectivity. In the last 7-8 years I have owned and used daily, in order, the following phone OSes: Palm Windows Mobile 6 (the durable HP Voice Messenger iPaq 510, 2 users after me and […]