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Microsoft working on 'Apollo+' update for Windows Phone 8

26 November, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Microsoft working on 'Apollo+' update for Windows Phone 8 - read the full textMicrosoft is allegedly working on an update to Windows Phone, called Apollo+. This will be a minor '.1' update that will add some of the features missing in the initial release, such as support for VPN networks and OTA updates. It will also include bug fixes for issues such as Wi-Fi connection...

 

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> In reply to Lunaris @ 2012-11-28 14:02 from nqIM - click to readcoz i dont even do it myself. .i can say i'm on the neutral grounds coz i don't use android nor wp os, i'm still stuck at s40v3. .but i have plenty of friends using droids so i know how it runs and i got to try a bunch of wp phones on a store. .i think i'm eligable to compare them. .lol. .just dont bash, help potential buyers and cite some usefull info. . :)

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  • 2012-11-29 04:22
  • P@1G

What do you think about iphone?

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  • 2012-11-29 00:18
  • fJCE

> In reply to Observer @ 2012-11-28 10:08 from P@1G - click to readLOL you talk like WP users don't do the same s***

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  • 2012-11-28 14:02
  • nqIM

Why do fandroid always bash other Os's rather than citing some USEFULL Info. . All they say don't even make sense. They doesn't help at all. I want to hear nice info about this Os. If you don't like the Os, then let it be, just don't bash other Os's. Including thier Manufacturers. But still i want a FM radio reciever on a Wp8 or a Usb-mass storage on Wp7.8. . :)

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  • 2012-11-28 10:08
  • P@1G

If nokia use android ill lose faith in android.Android dosent need to go to a failing company with a failing operating system like windows.Boring ugly tiles.Nvermind we wont have to put up with it long as nokia will go bust.

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  • 2012-11-28 09:26
  • 3afB

cann't have file manager in wp8 phones.
tell me how to manage ur files without file manager...?

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  • 2012-11-28 08:44
  • Hkq4

> In reply to I HATE APPLE @ 2012-11-27 10:33 from 3Wkv - click to readyou seem to be confuse??bashing nokia while giving praise to apple and yet your name suggests that you hate apple??

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  • 2012-11-28 02:11
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Stinson @ 2012-11-27 12:55 from ts@t - click to readdo you guys even bother to read the review gsmarena did for windows 8??to answe your question,yes you can set mp3 files as your ringtone you just have to drag the file to the ringtones folder and viola you got your favorie song as your ringtone

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  • 2012-11-28 02:02
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Stinson @ 2012-11-27 12:55 from ts@t - click to readIt has buddy,you can chose any type of audio & video formats as your ringtone... Its surprising for me that people who dont know anything about WP and Lumia 920 are trying to be an expert in that...

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  • 2012-11-28 01:54
  • vkQ$

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-11-27 21:56 from kC4H - click to readOK. Show me a source where it says Microsoft prevented Facebook from making their own app. JUST ONE SOURCE.

Some people pull sentences out of their behind.

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  • 2012-11-27 22:59
  • xL}L

> In reply to Epstein @ 2012-11-27 11:48 from v0qT - click to readThis makes a difference in? You guys talk about how awesome the phone is and how it's "sold out" everywhere. I only corrected your statement that it is not sold out "everywhere". Nokia is marketing heavily in the US currently, they are lowering the prices of the Lumia 920 only a daily basis; yet it still does not prove anything because the phone is still easily and readily available. Im not saying it's a horrible phone, it's a decent phone but it's not a winner. Windows Phone 8 sucks big time, rather than letting Facebook develop their own native app for WP8, Microsoft wants to control everything and has their own "FB" app in the marketplace, compared to the Android and iOS fb app, Microsoft's iteration sucks. Most large US banks don't have apps in marketplace. I have credit cards through CITI, Chase, and BoFA. Not all of my banks have mobile apps in Marketplace, but they all do in Android Play store.

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  • 2012-11-27 21:56
  • kC4H

support for VPN networks! That's nice.

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  • 2012-11-27 21:21
  • MuKw

> In reply to lordvib @ 2012-11-27 15:22 from tess - click to readNever ever Nokia will use Android as it is not a complete OS, They might go for Sailfish instead.. Fandroids you drool over Nokia's hardware and services all you want but don't dream for an Android Nokia device.

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  • 2012-11-27 20:58
  • vI7@

Nokia running Android is heresy

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  • 2012-11-27 16:46
  • P38@

If Nokia runs Android... I will lose faith in humanity.

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  • 2012-11-27 15:40
  • IV5s

> In reply to lordvib @ 2012-11-27 15:22 from tess - click to readThat just shows how fandroids dream of Nokia's hardware.
There is no failure going with Microsoft's ecosystem.
Whenever you wanna make a Nokia + Android comment, take a look at how rosy everything is for the likes of HTC and Sony. HTC is struggling and Sony hasn't been able to penetrate any markets with Android, better design and quality compared to Samsung.

Are you so naive to think people buy phones because of Android? They see iPhones and GSIIIs in the hands of their friends and they go ahead and get those. Everyone's following what companys' marketing teams plan for them.

Stop your emotions from getting in the way of your judgement and please, enough with the "Android magic potion" dramas already.

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  • 2012-11-27 15:38
  • xL}L

I have bought 920 with high enthusiasm and returned next day as from incoming call it was not showing the name in my contacts, it wants all my contacts to change to like this +9661 2345678 and in the contact it was recorded as 01 2345678 (NOT REAL NUMBER), I can not do this for my 7200 contacts' numbers. Previously all symbian phone did it but they are outdated so I am switching back to HTC one X as this is the only phone in android which can identify calling numbers in reverse way. I dont like HTC becasue of poor battery but I have ordered Mugen for a 6000 MAh battery for solving this issue. I phone5 can not identify contact numbers same way, there is no perfect phone in market, so buy whichever suits you.

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  • 2012-11-27 15:34
  • 3C63

> In reply to MUMA @ 2012-11-27 13:02 from Hxfq - click to readthere is one, my friend. but only one. that will be
Android by Google Inc. only one who can save nokia if microsoft failed

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  • 2012-11-27 15:22
  • tess

> In reply to Stinson @ 2012-11-27 12:55 from ts@t - click to readIn fact, you can.

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  • 2012-11-27 14:59
  • 3y0U

> In reply to Stinson @ 2012-11-27 12:55 from ts@t - click to readThat was the same thing with the original iPhone.. not a fanboy of Apple or MS, but cut'em some slack. These are just the first steps.

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  • 2012-11-27 14:57
  • KgVi

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