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Microsoft to get rid of Nokia and Windows Phone brands?

It looks like the tech giant's plan to move away from the Nokia and Windows Phone names is getting underway.

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Low Latency 106: Forever alone phone

The new HTC One M8 with Windows Phone is the perfect device just for Michael, he loves Windows Phone.

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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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Microsoft to kill Skype for Windows Phone 7

The Windows Phone 7 version is being retired, which means it will no longer be available for download, and people won't be able to use it on their existing WP7 device.

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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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BBM beta available to all Windows Phone users

The beta of version 1 is now up on the Windows Phone store, while BlackBerry is already working on version 2.

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Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 finally gets a Pinterest app

While still labeled "BETA," the virtual pinboard app has the same grid layout and many similar features to the iOS and Android apps.

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AT&T's Cricket snags Lumia 1320 as first phablet

The no-contract carrier gets its first plus-size smartphone in the form of a six-inch Windows Phone 8 device.

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Microsoft teases HTC partnership at Computex 2014

Microsoft's VP of OEM partners Nick Parker dropped clear hints about a new Windows Phone from HTC at the Taiwan tech show.

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Customize Nokia Glance settings on Windows Phone 8

You can peek at the time, notifications when your Lumia is in standby on Windows Phone 8.

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Soft-reset an unresponsive Windows Phone device

Sometimes, devices stop responding. With a quick key combination you can soft-restart a Windows Phone device.

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Windows Phone beats BlackBerry in North American Web traffic

Traffic from Microsoft's mobile OS has been flat, but BlackBerry's share fell, according to mobile ad network Chitika.

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