Good news Windows Phone users! BBM Beta is now available for download from the Windows Phone Store!
John Sims, President Global Enterprise Services at BlackBerry, announced in Nokia Conversations:
As the popularity of BBM continues to grow, we are thrilled to have the opportunity to expand its availability to the Windows Phone [...]
Cortana, Microsoft’s digital personal assistant for Windows Phone 8.1 devices, is now available in the UK and China. In the UK, Windows Phone 8.1 devices include the Nokia Lumia 630 and Lumia 930.
Microsoft announced in the Windows Phone Blog:
We have been thrilled by the excitement around Cortana in Windows Phone 8.1. And [...]
According to The Verge’s Tom Warren on Twitter, another variant of the HTC One (M8) will be coming to Verizon, a US network operator in the US. The difference is, this variant will run Windows Phone 8.1 instead of Android.
Warren tweets, “HTC One M8 with Windows Phone reportedly coming to Verizon this August.”
Cortana is now available in the US, but is yet to hit the UK. According to Marcus Ash, Cortana’s program manager, the digital assistant will be coming to the UK in “less than 2 weeks.” Well, That’s if you’re a developer.
Ash said on Twitter, “@petestensones @WindowsPhoneUK Barring an unforeseen issue, down to less [...]
Cortana, the digital personal assistant for Windows Phone 8.1-powered devices, is now available via the Nokia Lumia Cyan update that brings the latest version of Windows Phone to Lumia handsets running Windows Phone 8 (only in the US). Wondering what Cortana can do? Microsoft has released a video that shows off her capabilities.