What is Nokia thinking? Can its Android X phone line-up really act as a gateway drug for Windows Phone, or is this experiment set to end in disaster? We take a look at the best case scenario for Nokia and Microsoft, before pointing out the flaws.
First dual-boot Windows Phone and Android smartphone scheduled for this year
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.
If you had to give up Android today, what device would you buy and why? Is there a feature on a non-Android device that you secretly crave? Join us in the discussion, vote in our poll, and sound off in the comments!
Microsoft working on Cortana – a rival to Siri and Google Now
One of the reported new features for Windows Phone 8.1 is Cortana, a virtual assistant to rival Siri and Google Now. Microsoft says she is based on the most advanced, almost magical, intelligence in their cloud.