Old versions of Windows Phone loses push notifications tomorrow

Live Tiles will no longer be updated with the deactivation of push notifications on two deprecated versions of Windows Phone.

Pocketnow Throwback: Dell Venue Pro (Video)

It’s the phone that pushed the boundaries – and pushed Dell out of the smartphone business in the process. Join us for our throwback Dell Venue Pro Review!

iPad mini With Retina complaints, iOS 7.1 beta, Qualcomm Toq & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Google’s new update to…

Facebook for Windows Phone updated with features, improvements

Facebook for Windows Phone updated with features, improvements, which will improve your experience if you’re using a Microsoft-powered phone.

Could Acer and ASUS be the next companies to tie the proverbial knot?

Find out what we’ve been hearing about the chance of there being an Acer and ASUS merger.

Windows Phone Twitter app adds photo filters, Vine playback

Hear about the new effect filters and Vine support in the new Twitter Windows Phone update.

Microsoft Announces New Weekly App Deals

Learn how to spot the new on-sale apps as part of Microsoft’s weekly deals.

Apple Strengthens US OEM Lead, Android Still Dominates Despite Subtle Decline

The latest U.S. numbers are in from comScore for the three-month average period ending January 2013 and, while there aren’t any changes in the ranking, the percentage points are just a tad different.

BBC iPlayer Coming To Windows Phone Soon

BBC’s iPlayer is already present on platforms like Google’s Android, Apple’s iOS or BlackBerry’s BBOS and, as a direct effect of an agreement between BBC and Microsoft, Windows Phone users should get their own flavor soon.

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Upgrade Your Windows Phone Now

Nokia’s Lumia 920 is a great phone, but at six months old, it’s too dated to run out and upgrade now. There are too many new devices on the horizon to burn a contract upgrade now.

Five Maddening Things About Windows Phone

Windows Phone is one of the most popular up-and-coming mobile operating systems. Taylor vents five maddening things about the platform.

ATIV S Review, $130 Nexus 7 Rumors, LG Nexus 4 Ad Ironies & More – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about our Samsung ATIV S…

LG Poland: Optimus 7 Will Not Get Windows Phone 7.8

LG Poland answered to an inquiry saying that Windows Phone 7.8 will not be available for the Optimus 7. Read the details!

Official SharePoint App Goes Live And Social For Windows Phone

We all know that one of the biggest corporate features Microsoft has…

Homebrew Notification Center In Works For Windows Phone 7 and 8

There is a homebrew project to bring a notification center to Windows Phone 7 (and 8) devices. Check out all the details!

Live Tiles Under Siege: SurfCast Sues Microsoft Over Windows 8’s Live Tiles

A small Maine-based software company called SurfCast is suing Microsoft for its Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 design. Read on to find out more.

Windows Phone 8 SDK Goes Live Along With Eight Days of $8 Registration Fees, Sort Of

If you were wondering just how big is the app ecosystem that…

Windows Phone 8 & Windows Phone 7.5 Side-By-Side (Video)

If you’ve read and watched our review of Windows Phone 8, you…

Nokia Announces Budget Lumia 510

Nokia unveiled its cheapest Lumia phone yet, the budget Lumia 610. Read all about it!

Nokia Releases Q3 2012 Numbers, Sells 2.9 Million Lumia Devices In Last Quarter

Nokia’s Q3 2012 financial numbers show a 27.5 percent decrease in Lumia sales compared to the previous quarter.

Which Looks Better? A Comparison Between Popular Apps on Android and Windows Phone

Take a look at the gallery below to see some comparison photos between a number of popular apps on Android and their counterparts on Windows Phone. Which do you like better?

How Angry Should WP7 Owners Be About Windows Phone 8?

The crux of the beef is this: Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows Phone 8, has more advanced capabilities and won’t be available until the fall. When it launches, it will require new, as-yet-unannounced hardware. No current hardware, including the vaunted Nokia Lumia line, has the necessary horsepower to run the new OS. Yet Microsoft continues to sell its existing WP7 devices even as the fuse burns down to their extinction. Is this wrong? YMMV, but if you ask me … no. Not at all.

Windows Phone 7.8 Will Bring Several WP8 Features To Some WP7 Devices

Microsoft is still in the process of launching Windows Phone 8 in…

Windows Phone Mango vs. Windows Phone Tango (Video)

In this video we’re going to take a look at Windows Phone Mango vs. Windows Phone Tango, and we’re going to use a wave-one device, the LG Optimus 7, which we’re going to put up against the Nokia Lumia 610, a legacy Tango phone.

Samsung Focus 2 Review

After having announced the (then-named) Windows Phone 7 Series platform at Mobile…