windows phone 8

Microsoft Acquires Nokia’s Mobile Phones Business Unit

Both Microsoft and Nokia have recently announced that Microsoft will purchase substantially all of Nokia’s Devices & Services business, license Nokia’s patents, and license and use Nokia’s mappin...[Read More]

Skype on Windows Phone 8 – Now as Video Chat

Although you should be familiar with Skype come Xbox One when it is released on November 22nd this year, but Windows Phone 8 users can ‘finally’ Skype as of now. The video and chat messagi...[Read More]

ThisisXbox.com Windows Phone 8 News App – Out Now

In our efforts to branch out and support the amazing amount of users who visit thisisxbox.com via our mobile site (m.thisisxbox.com) we also decided to create an App for Windows Phone 8 – and th...[Read More]

Uno & Friends is FREE on Windows Phone 8 – Out Now

Today, playing UNO with friends, family, and millions of fans worldwide has never been easier!  You can now join one of the largest free online mobile gaming communities and enjoy an all-new free mult...[Read More]

Halo: Spartan Assault Out Today for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

Ready up fellow Spartans with Windows 8 on their PC’s, Laptops and Mobile Phones – Halo Spartan Assault launches today as confirmed by Xbox UK’s Graeme Boyd (Social Marketing Manager...[Read More]

Halo: Spartan Assault for Windows Phone 8

With speculation already rife since the domain name acquisitions relating to Halo: Spartan Assault, Microsoft and 343 Industries today revealed an all-new way for gamers to experience “Halo” – this ti...[Read More]

BBC iPlayer Now on Windows Phone 8

Great news all round if you own a Windows Phone 8 – Eastenders is now available to carry around in your pocket through the finally-released BBC iPlayer App for Windows Phones! Now there’s ...[Read More]

Introducing the Nokia Lumia 925

Nokia has today introduced the Nokia Lumia 925, a new interpretation of its award-winning flagship, the Nokia Lumia 920. The Nokia Lumia 925 introduces a metal design and showcases the latest PureView...[Read More]

Call of Duty Elite App Now On Windows Phone 8

Call of Duty Elite, first launched with the release of Modern Warfare 3 and has since become a popular stats tracking tool that can be accessed on the official Call of Duty website as well as console ...[Read More]

Worlds Cheapest Windows Phone 8 Launches in UK March 7

O2 in the UK are leading the way with budget priced Windows Phone 8 devices as the worlds cheapest Windows Phone 8 is expected to launch in the UK on March 7th 2013. The Huawei Ascend W1 sports a 1.2G...[Read More]

Alpha Jax for Windows Phone – Free Scrabble Clone With Achievements

AlphaJax, developed by MarkerMetro and published by Microsoft Studios, is an award-winning FREE word game you can play with your friends on Windows Phone 7.5 and Windows 8 devices. It’s the best...[Read More]

Nokia Announces The Lumia 620 – Affordable Windows Phone 8 Handset

Nokia has today unveiled the upcoming Nokia Lumia 620, the third and most affordable in its range of Windows Phone 8 smartphones. Alongside the flagship Nokia Lumia 920 and mid-range Nokia Lumia 820, ...[Read More]

Windows Phone 7.8 Update Could Be Landing Tomorrow (UPDATE)

A few rumours are flying around the internet that for Windows 7.5 users, the long awaited 7.8 update which is meant to make your Windows Phone look as close to Windows Phone 8 as possible, is rolling ...[Read More]

Draw Something Coming To Windows Phone Devices

Draw Something, the immensely popular mobile app developed by Omgpop which hit the headlines since it had been downloaded 50 million times in its first 50 days of release – is heading to Windows...[Read More]

Will the Next-Gen Xbox Console Be Named: XBOX 8?

The hype for a next-generation Xbox console is well and truly hotting up; more-so since the news hit that Microsoft are rolling out production of developer units that feature an Oban chipset manufactu...[Read More]