Mobile device users are expected to download a whopping 36 billion apps in 2012.
A former Microsoft exec weighs in on why Windows Phone 7 (WP7) hasn't managed to claim significant market share as it struggles to compete against Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS.
A Pacific Crest Securities analyst has slashed an earlier forecast for Nokia Windows Phone 7 sales from two million to a mere 500,000 units this quarter.
Sales of Windows Phone 7 handsets have been somewhat below Redmond's expectations thus far.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer acknowledges that sales of Redmond's rapidly evolving Windows Phone 7 have been somewhat lackluster thus far.
AT&T has confirmed that it will be launching three new 4G handsets powered by Mango - the latest version of Microsoft’s rapidly evolving Windows Phone operating system.
A new report claims Intel is poised to "temporarily discontinue" development of its nascent MeeGo operating system due to a lack of enthusiasm from handset and tablet vendors.
Microsoft's been hit with a class action lawsuit alleging that the Windows Phone 7 operating system tracks its users geographically without their permission.
Devs jumping off the sinking webOS ship are hoping Microsoft can throw them a Windows Phone 7 life-preserver.
Google's Android operating system maintained its current domination of the U.S. smartphone market - accounting for 52 percent of units sold in the second quarter (Q2) of 2011.
Since the launch of Microsoft's new mobile operating system, the market share of Windows-powered smartphones has fallen 38%.
Toshiba-Fujitsu's IS12T will be the first smartphone in the world to carry Microsoft's updated version of Windows Phone out of the box.
Nokia's quarterly phone sales have plummeted a whopping 20% from just a year ago.
Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt says he is unconcerned about various patent infringement lawsuits targeting a number of Android handsets.
Here's another way Microsoft hopes it can compete in the hyper competitive smartphone race - price.
A high-ranking Microsoft exec says Windows Phone 7 is a handset-specific operating system and was not designed to power tablets.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer remains relatively bullish about the chances of Windows Phone 7 claiming significant mobile market share at some point in the near future.
Microsoft originally used the word "fall" to describe when the huge update to its Windows Phone platform would arrive.
Samsung's popular Galaxy S2 Android phone is reportedly on its way to Windows Phone 7.
Microsoft is currently offering Windows Phone 7 developers early access to Mango.