Windows Phone, this is REALLY your last chance!

My Huawei W1 must have been watching me fondle and caress the Nexus 5 in Carphone Warehouse today... because lo-and-behold it received a software update this afternoon! The phone (on O2 by the way) is now running the latest version of WP8 (8.0.10517.150 aka¬†Update 3). In theory this solves the "Other" storage bug* and has … Continue reading Windows Phone, this is REALLY your last chance!

Don’t buy a 4GB Windows Phone! In fact, you probably shouldn’t buy WP8 at all…

I've had a few frustrations with my budget Windows Phone (Huawei Ascend W1), but I just experienced the issue that renders the phone basically unusable.This phone, like many other low-end models, has only 4GB internal memory. Windows Phone 8 will exclusively use internal memory for apps and system tasks - and the default setup alone … Continue reading Don’t buy a 4GB Windows Phone! In fact, you probably shouldn’t buy WP8 at all…