Latest Windows Mobile articles

‘BlackBerry market share down from 15 per cent to 0.8 per cent in two years,’ says City Index Group CIO

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But financial spread betting firm still developing for BlackBerry users to ensure every customer is catered for, Mike Lear tells Computing
06 Nov 2014

Here's why Microsoft's VP of operating systems Joe Belfiore thinks CIOs should buy into Windows Phone

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'App gap' is closing, says Windows 10 chief
31 Oct 2014

Huawei drops 'not profitable' Windows Phone as Microsoft faces new China anti-trust probe

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'It has been difficult to persuade consumers to buy a Windows phone,' says Huawei's Richard Yu
26 Aug 2014

UK iPhone 5S sales three times that of iPhone 5C - but both fall well short of Android

Apple gets small sales boost, but still lags way behind Android in Europe while Microsoft is catching up
02 Dec 2013

Microsoft’s 'brand perception is its main barrier' says Gartner

'This next year is fundamental for them to change this perception around,' states analyst
30 Sep 2013

Ballmer sees Microsoft's 'almost no share' of mobile as an opportunity

Microsoft CEO tells analysts of regret for focusing on Windows Vista when he should have been focusing on mobile
20 Sep 2013

Did Microsoft acquire Nokia to stop it switching to Android?

Insiders suggest that a move by Nokia to Google was only a matter of time, with Windows Phone licence due to run out in 2014
16 Sep 2013

Couchbase unveils first NoSQL database for mobile

Faster development and better scalability for a new generation of mobile apps, promises CEO Bob Weiderhold
13 Sep 2013

Could Microsoft's web-based, visual, phone app editor save Windows Phone?

30,000 applications for service made in 48 hours as company forced to 'throttle' availability
12 Aug 2013

Android and Windows increase smartphone market share at expense of Apple and BlackBerry

Figures by IDC show Android dominance in the world of smartphones
08 Aug 2013

Curtains for Windows as Hillarys Blinds opts for Android

When Hillarys Blinds wanted to build an app for its in-home sales staff it weighed up mobile platforms – and opted for a combination of Android and Samsung smartphones
07 Aug 2013

Android and Samsung dominate European smartphone market

Apple market share just 18 per cent compared with Google's 70 per cent
01 Jul 2013

RBWM council dumps BlackBerry for Windows 8 phones

Chief architect Dan Brookman explains how Windows mobile fits in with the council's planned new setup
24 Jun 2013

No Dell MDM support for BB10 until future of BlackBerry becomes clear

BlackBerry needs to demonstrate staying power before K3000 MDM solution supports it, Dell tells Computing
15 Feb 2013

Windows 8 mobile devices authorised for use by Pentagon employees

US Department of Defense tells Computing agreement means Windows 8 can be installed on any device
14 Jan 2013

Nokia exceeds Q4 expectations with 4.4 million Lumia sales

Finnish firm achieves unexpected underlying profitability with Lumia's most successful quarter since release
10 Jan 2013

Out of the Blue: 2013 to see radical shift in Microsoft's Windows strategy

Software giant reported to be developing a truly multi-platform version of OS that will be updated every year
05 Dec 2012

Microsoft partner reveals intricacies of coding for both Win RT and Win 8

'If the market’s there, people will use it' says Aditi dev, as Ballmer admits Surface RT sales 'modest'
13 Nov 2012

Microsoft launches Windows 8

New cross-device operating system launched worldwide
25 Oct 2012

Ballmer announces 'fundamental shift' in Microsoft's technology trajectory

Expect 'specific devices for specific purposes' says CEO
10 Oct 2012

Microsoft opens mobile-focused London games development studio

Industry veteran heads up Windows 8-slanted team
14 Sep 2012

Nokia paying Microsoft $60 per Windows Phone royalty

Potentially crippling cost of Nokia’s Windows Phone licence revealed
20 Jul 2012

Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8 operating system

Software giant promises October launch synchronised with Windows 8
11 Jul 2012

Surface will not 'diminish importance' of Windows 8 tablet partners, says Ballmer

'Diversity of solutions' is the way forward for Windows 8, according to Microsoft CEO
09 Jul 2012