Microsoft 2015 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Microsoft Articles for 2015

Best Windows Phone Apps: Perfect Recorder

Windows Phone users in need of a simple audio recording solution should look no further than Perfect Recorder, our app of the week for Microsoft's mobile OS.

Microsoft Lumia 735 Review

There are roughly 7 million entry- to mid-level Lumia phones out there, so it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that the Lumia 735 is in many ways a[...]

Best iPhone Apps: Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft has re-branded its recently acquired Accompli app as Outlook for mobile, but emailing with it is just as functional as it's ever been.

Mobile OS Showdown: Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Compared

We run through the three dominant mobile operating systems — Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop, Apple’s iOS 8.2, and Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 — in an effort to learn about their[...]

Windows Phone Home: Breaking Down Microsoft’s App Problem

With Windows 10 on the horizon, we break down the app dilemma the next version of Microsoft's smartphone OS will want to conquer.

Microsoft Office Lens: Great for Productivity, New for iOS and Android

Microsoft Office Lens, newly available for Android and iOS, uses OCR to turn snapshots of whiteboards and other documents into searchable and editable Word, PowerPoint or PDF files.

Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL Hands-on Preview

Microsoft may be saving its next flagship phone until Windows 10 is available en masse, but its new Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL handsets provide respectable power and lively[...]

Best Android Apps — Torque: Bing Search Assistant

Ever feel goofy saying "Ok Google" out loud when using your smartphone to search the web? Microsoft's Torque assistant wants to lend you a Bing-assisted hand.