How did Nokia port its MixRadio app to Android? Did Nokia re-write the app in Java? No, what Nokia did was to use a special bit of software from a company called Xamarin that basically lets Windows Phone app run on Android.
When it arrives later this spring, Windows Phone 8.1 will be able to be loaded on to (select) existing Qualcomm-based Android hardware. Read on for more details!
Microsoft has just updated its OneDrive storage app to include automatic camera backups, and is giving away 100GB of storage for free today.
Industry sources have heard that Basis, the company behind the Health Tracker Watch, is attempting to sell itself to some of the big names in the mobile business, including Samsung, Apple, and Google.
Can any company still fork Android? Can Nokia create a successful Android device without Google’s apps? How does Google’s stance affect consumers? Join us in the discussion, vote in our poll, and sound off in the comments!
Just a few hours ago Nokia changed the color of its Facebook and Twitter pages to green. Are Nokia playing with our minds? What is going on here? Could Nokia be dropping hints about its rumored Android powered smartphone?
We take a look at the recent debate about Microsoft making Android phones and ask whether forking Android and ditching Windows Phone would make sense for the software giant.
Google and virtualization provider VMWare announced a partnership that would allow Chromebooks to run Windows apps via the cloud.
WSJ confirms that Nokia is going to release an Android-powered smartphone at the Mobile World Congress later this month, and that the device will not be compatible with Google’s apps.
Rick Sherlund, an analyst with Nomura, has calculated that Microsoft makes around $5 for each Android unit sold, which netted the company $1.6 billion in 2013.