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Archos 40 Cesium Windows Phone smartphone costs just £79 or $99

Available in September, the 40 Cesium is an affordable smartphone running Microsoft's Windows Phone software.

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HTC's One M8 takes Windows Phone for a spin

HTC's popular flagship, the One M8, has a new variant with the Windows Phone OS. But it retains all the top-notch specs, including a quad-core processor and dual rear-facing cameras.

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Verizon's HTC One M8 for Windows Phone should have Nokia worried (review)

Package all there is to love about Windows Phone 8.1 in a luxurious HTC handset, and you'll get this great One M8 variant.

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HTC's One M8 cozies up with Windows Phone (pictures)

Though HTC's popular flagship, the One M8, looks the same on the outside, a new variant for Verizon runs Windows Phone 8.1 inside.

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How Microsoft will ride Android hardware to save Windows Phone

The HTC One M8 for Windows marks a new tack Microsoft hopes will lead to greater popularity for Windows Phone. The basic idea: Let handset makers reuse high-end Android hardware.

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How to improve battery life on any mobile device

Poor battery life is a problem that affects all mobile users. This guide could help you better understand what is draining your battery.

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Spec showdown: HTC One M8 for Windows vs. Nokia Lumia 1520 vs. Nokia Lumia Icon

These three flagship Windows Phones are well matched when it comes to design and features -- which one comes out on top for you?

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Sprint divorces its Framily, offers new shared-data plans

Learn how Sprint's new Family Share Pack compares with other carrier plans and why its promotional prices may confuse new customers. Meanwhile, Roku keeps things simple with Roku TVs, and the Flappy Bird sequel prepares for landing.

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HTC One M8 for Windows debuts

The phone, available for purchase for $100 with a two-year contract starting Tuesday, is being sold exclusively through Verizon Wireless.

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Liven up Windows Phone 8.1 with Live Lock Screen

The app, now available as a beta, lets you customize your lock screen with background images that can change throughout the day.

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Windows Phone Store hits more than 300,000 apps

And Microsoft expects the number to get much larger with the arrival of "universal" Windows apps.

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Microsoft reveals features in Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1

The first update for Microsoft's latest mobile OS is already rolling out to developers. What new features will they find?

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