Microsoft has resumed publication of new Windows Phone applications after resolving issues preventing some smartphones from completing the app download process.
Microsoft has temporarily halted publication of new Windows Phone applications while it scrambles to resolve issues preventing some smartphones from completing the app download process.
Microsoft is rebranding its mobile applications storefront in advance of its forthcoming Windows Phone 8 mobile operating system update, phasing out Windows Phone Marketplace in favor of Windows Phone Store.
A primary reason for the change is that Microsoft needed to improve the performance and security of the Marketplace, and Windows Phone 7.5 was required to make the changes possible.
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has applied to patent technology that enables users to migrate applications from rival operating systems like Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android and Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS to
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) outlined plans to clean up its Windows Phone Marketplace, promising more stringent enforcement of adult-themed content as well as a crackdown on bulk app submissions.
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced it will soon require all consumers wishing to install applications from its Windows Phone Marketplace to first upgrade their smartphones to run the latest version of
Nokia (NYSE:NOK) introduced Creative Studio, a free photo application optimized for Lumia-branded smartphones running Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone mobile operating system. Creative
A year after Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) opened its Windows Phone Marketplace application storefront, download volumes in the U.S. remain 39 times smaller than relative numbers in Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL)
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is looking to boost sales of its Windows Phone mobile operating system by offering free applications with each new device purchase. Through the end of 2011, Microsoft will