The latest Here Maps update for Windows Phone 8 devices adds augmented reality features. [Read more]
Google yesterday sent a cease-and-desist letter to Microsoft, demanding that its rival remove the YouTube app built for the Windows Phone platform.
A letter from Google's lawyers asks Microsoft to stop offering its YouTube app for the Windows Phone operating system
Microsoft's New YouTube App Draws Google's Fire
Google on Wednesday demanded that Microsoft yank its YouTube app for Windows Phone from the market and disable any downloaded copies of the app, according to Wired.com, which received a copy of Google’s cease and desist letter.
Google is seeking to block Microsoft’s new YouTube app for Windows Phone 8 because it blocks ads and allows downloading of videos from YouTube’s site, in violation of its terms of service. [Read more]
Microsoft is starting to detail features coming in this summer’s GDR2 update to the Windows Phone 8 operating system. [Read more]
The Finnish firm says partner Microsoft will also be pushing Windows Phone with more vigor, in ads that take the battle to Apple and Samsung. [Read more]
Microsoft made available for download minor updates for its Skype application for Windows Phone 8 and Windows desktop as well as its SkyDrive storage cloud service. [Read more]
Wal-Mart will be the Windows Phone 8 device’s exclusive provider for its U.S.
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Walmart will be the Windows Phone 8 device’s exclusive provider for its U.S. launch later in May. [Read more]