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Nokia’s Lumia 920 Windows 8 Phone Leaked

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Earlier today we reported on the leaked HTC 8x, now comes yet another Windows Phone 8 device- this time by Nokia. Windows Phone is far from the leader of the mobile market, but WP8 has recently started to get more and more attention focused on it as of late. When it comes to WP devices, Nokia has certainly emerged as the de facto leader, pushing the WP standard to the highest level possible. The new Nokia Lumia 920 will likely not be any different. We don't know tons about the upcoming phone yet, but we do have a little information about the hardware involved.

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New Windows Phone Device Leaked, HTC 8x

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HTC might not be doing nearly as well as it used to, but that hasn't stopped it from producing new products. First there was a rumor of a new HTC tablet, now it looks like a Windows Phone 8 device is in the works from the company.

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Nokia Phi and Arrow WP8 Devices Expected to be Unveiled On September 5th

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On September 5th Nokia and Microsoft will unveil two new Windows Phone 8 devices at a special event. The working names for the two phones are the “Arrow” and the “Phi”.

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Verizon Wireless Rumored To Carry Windows Phone 8 Devices

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Verizon hasn't been very receptive of Microsoft ever since the huge failure that was the Microsoft Kin, not to mention that even Verizon's WP efforts have proven to be less than profitable. Good news for those that like Windows, Verizon Wireless might be giving the boys at Redmond another chance with Windows Phone 8.

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Windows Phone Marketplace Becoming Windows Phone Store?

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And in much the same way, Microsoft avoiding the use of "App Store" for its mobile devices, calling it the Windows Phone Marketplace. That appears to be changing.

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Nokia’s First WP8 Prototype Let Loose to Pubic Eyes

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Windows Phone 8 is just around the corner, and it seems that a prototype of a Nokia WP8 device might have leaked its way to the public ahead of schedule.

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Two New Samsung Windows Phone 8 Handsets Planned For Q4 2012

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The Apple and Samsung war over Samsung's alleged patent infringement has revealed to us a great many things such as iPhone prototypes, internal company memos and now even information about two possible upcoming Samsung Windows 8 Phones, “Odyssey” and “Marco”.

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Surface Phone And RIM WP8 Concept Devices

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Since Windows Phone 8 seems set on a course for change in the mobile universe its not surprising that there has been speculation of a Surface phone or even a RIM Windows Phone device

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Nokia Leaks Six New Mobile Phone Names

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The six devices are the Nokia 510, Nokia Belle 805, Nokia Lumia 910, Nokia Lumia 920, Nokia Lumia 950, and Nokia Lumia 1001.

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A Look At New Features In Windows Phone 8

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Microsoft is clearly bringing out the big guns in order to attempt to compete in a meaningful way in the growing mobile sector. While Windows Phone 8 might seem a lot like WP7 at first glance, the new OS really has much more in common with Windows 8 and RT, sharing the same NT and RT cores, and ditching the CE core found in Windows Phone 7 and its predecessor, Windows Mobile.

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Windows Phone 8 Switching To 3D Nokia Maps and Integrating Skype Into The Phonebook

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The mapping wars is apparently heating up as Apple has started to rely on its own internal map system and Microsoft is now transitioning away from Bing Maps to using the new Nokia Maps.

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Windows Phone 8 Dual-Core Smartphone For Sprint Being Tested?

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While HTC has plans to release their newly unveiled S4 powered One S (T-Mobile) and One X (AT&T version) within the next two months, Microsoft is reportedly busy testing a Windows Phone 8 smartphone, which is intended for Sprint’s network, with the dual-core 1.5GHz Qualcomm MSM8960 chipset. The new info comes to us courtesy of the folks over at The Verge who were apparently tipped off by “sources familiar with the company's plans”.

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Windows Phone 8 Details Leaked and Confirmed

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While Windows Phone hasn't enjoyed the same level of success as iOS and Android up to this point, it is still a very solid, if not sometimes misunderstood, operating system. Luckily, a new leak regarding WP8 shows that Microsoft is wasting no time in adding many great new features that might further push Windows Phone adoption beyond their highest expectations.

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Windows Phone Marketing About To Get $200 Million Booster Shot

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There are reports that sales guys could get as much as $10 to $15 per handset sold. The money comes from Microsoft, as well as partners like Nokia and Samsung, and it's reportedly going to all be spent in "early 2012." The Nokia Ace from AT&T, in particular, will be getting a "concerted advertising push."

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CES To Set Stage For Windows Phone Tango Update

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Now, we're ready for the next major update to Microsoft's smartphone platform and it looks like next month's CES is where they're going to reveal the Tango update to WP7.

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