Skyfire 1.5 Now Available for WinMo Phones
Users of Windows Phones can now download version 1.5 of the Skyfire browser. The new version offers a number of improvements, including support for both VGA (640×480) and WVGA (800×480) formats. Skyfire promises higher-rez display support is on the way. It also has a more finger-friendly user interface that has been redesigned to support features such as brings kinetic scrolling. It offers a full-screen mode for viewing, and Flash and Silverlight have each been updated as well. This version will work on touch and non-touch devices running Windows Mobile 5.0 through 6.5. Skyfire said it will have a Symbian version ready soon.
Lumia 950 is Microsoft's Flagship Windows 10 Phone
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, its own flagship phones for its new OS, Windows 10. The phones support Windows Continuum for an optional full Windows Desktop experience when connected to a desktop monitor.
Google Releases First Preview of Android P with Improved Notifications and Notch Support
Google today made the first preview of Android P available to developers. The revised version of Android adds a number of user-facing features as well as tools for app writers.
Samsung Makes Its Internet Browser Available to Most Android Phones
Samsung has made a version of its mobile browser available to non-Samsung handsets. The company has been beta testing Samsung Internet Browser on Nexus and Pixel phones since April.
ZTE Shows Off Enhanced Version of Axon 7
ZTE today announced the Axon 7 (6+128), a slightly improved version of its Axon 7 flagship handset. The new variant includes a Force Touch display, 6 GB of RAM, and 128 GB of storage.