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This Tool Lets You Run Android APKs on Windows 10 Mobile

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Yesterday, the documents related to Project Astoria were leaked, and now we have links to the tools needed to run an Android App ( APK Format) on Windows 10 Mobile. This tool as of now only supports preview version 10166, and list of devices we shared yesterday. First posted at Baidu Forums, the developer who tried has warned that this is ...

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Microsoft’s Android App Porting Tool Supports Only These Windows Phone Right Now

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During BUILD, in April, Microsoft revealed that popular game Candy Crush was actually an Android Port, and it used Microsoft’s Project Astoria, also called “Project A”, which allows Android developers to bring their apps to Windows without much of problem. During the announcement Myers said that apps which are using Google API will have to replace them with Windows API including the ...

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These Lumia Phones will get Windows 10 Mobile Upgrade First

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Microsoft has promised to roll out Windows 10 Mobile upgrade for all Windows Phone running Windows Phone 8.1. This include both Lumias and Non Lumia Windows Phone. However, it seems like the upgrade will be not only rolled out in phases, but also will start with only fewer devices. A page on Microsoft’s site has list of devices that will ...

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Upcoming High End Lumia Phones are Thin & Support Iris Scanner, Smart Cover & Pen

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We reported three leaked Lumias yesterday, and the specs were disappointing, specially after Satya Nadella said that Microsoft is planning for high end.  While the specs were accurate, the devices has been cancelled already and right now we just know about only two devices which were in rumours, and now confirmed by WindowsCentral again. The devices are Cityman and Talkman, which are probably ...

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Specs for the Microsoft Lumia 850, 750 and 550 Leaked

While Microsoft is being serious about coming up with Flagship devices, the low ends are not going anywhere. Specification of at least three new Lumia devices has leaked which fits in all three ranges. Good thing is that Microsoft has bumped up the specs, but not by a lot. Here are the details: LUMIA 550 Specs: Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSMM8909 ...

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Windows 10 Mobile Minimum Hardware Specs Released Along with Chipsets getting Windows 10 Upgrade

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Windows 10 Mobile is still months to get into RTM release, Microsoft has unveiled its minimum hardware requirement that OEM must meet to make it. Surprisingly, the specs are still on the lower side. 512 MB RAM  or higer WVGA (800 x 480) or higher Front Facing Camera is Optional Bluetooth is Optional. Accelerometer, Magnetometer, Ambient light, Proximity, Gyroscope sensors ...

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Foxconn might Manufacture Lumia Devices in India

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As “Make in India” progresses in India, Microsoft seems  getting into that by following  a deal, which is reportedly in its last phase, with Foxconn to make Lumia devices in India from their Sri City in Andhra Pradesh, instead of importing it. If this happens, not only this will be a huge deal for India from Job Opportunity aspect, but also will ...

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Satya Nadella : There will be Lumia Devices With or Without OEMs

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Here is a bit of relief for all Windows Phone Fans, and disappointment to all those who thought Windows Phone is dead. In an exclusive interview to Mary Jo Foley after he left Worldwide Partner Conference stage, he cleared at least one thing. Microsoft is not shutting down its Mobile division. Here are few important quotes from the interview: If no OEM ...

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Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10166 Released

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After releasing the new preview build for Windows 10 Mobile few days back, Microsoft has now released the new build 10166 for phone users. This build is rolling out right now to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. There are lots of small changes and feature tweaks in this build, but the major focus over the past few builds on ...

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