Posts Tagged ‘windows phone’

Microsoft in talks with carriers to allow for zero data charges when downloading Windows Phone updates

September 12 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , ,

Microsoft is in talks with carriers to allow for zero data charges when downloading Windows Phone updates. Microsoft proposes: This topic shows how Mobile Operators (MOs) can enable and test Windows Phone updates to work with zero-rating. Zero-rating allows users to download data, such as device updates, without being charged for data usage. The method used in this topic prevents updates for non-Windows... Read more

Huawei says no success to be made with Tizen and Windows Phone

August 27 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

According to Richard Yu, Huawei’s head honcho, little or no success is to be made with Samsung’s Tizen and Microsoft’s Windows Phone. Here’s Yu’s interview with Wall Street Journal: WSJ: For most handset makers Android is the only option. Is that a problem? Mr. Yu: It’s difficult to say. We have tried using the Windows Phone OS. But it has been difficult to... Read more

Lumia Cyan update for Nokia Lumia 920 now rolling out

August 22 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , , ,

Microsoft is currently rolling out the Lumia Cyan update with Windows Phone 8.1 to units of the Nokia Lumia 920 around the world, including the UK. Here’s the full list of countries, provided by WP Central: Lumia 920 and Lumia Cyan *CV = Country Variant Africa – Algeria CV; Egypt CV; Ghana CV; Libya CV; Morocco CV; Nigeria CV; South Africa CV, Cellcom, MTN, Vodacom;... Read more