Nokia Diehards are at a Crossroad Right Now

Microsoft is now fully in charge of Nokia's handset division and now Nokia can use it's own name on whatever it likes as long it's not smartphones and they did just that by introducing an Android tablet the other day.  The trouble is no one at Nokia actually made it. They designed it, put their name on it and slapped the Nokia X launcher on it over top of Lollypop. The rest is ENTIRELY handled by Foxconn. (manufacturing, distribution,...

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Apple No Longer Has “FREE” Apps They are now “GET” Apps

Apple has made a move recently which is very minor but may save them from a ton of legal issues in the long run.  Apple has started to relist all of their apps that we are use to being labeled as "free" and they now have labeled them as "get".  Why would they do such a thing? It is believed to keep them out of legal trouble with European Union who just recently made new guidelines that would force app stores to be "more truthful"...

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Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105
Nov17

Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105

According to the latest report from British carrier O2 there will be no presents of the Denim variety under the the Christmas tree this year for Lumia users.  The release of the Lumia 930 with the update pre-installed gave users hope that all Lumia devices would be receiving this update very shortly. Sadly this is not true.  In fact in a statement O2 had this to say: It's coming, but we're not expecting Microsoft to release these this...

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Stylus for Phones? Why Are We Going Backwards?
Nov13

Stylus for Phones? Why Are We Going Backwards?

Recently thanks to Samsung and it's PR machine all of a sudden we have a new generation of mobile device consumers that think that convenience means doing the extra step of pulling a stylus out of your phone to do what can do with your finger. (which is already "on hand") But isn't this going backwards? The last major release phone I can remember to include a stylus was the Nokia 5800 and that was back in 2008.  The stylus is device...

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What’s Nokia Hinting at?
Nov12

What’s Nokia Hinting at?

The complete take over of the Nokia Lumia brand by Microsoft is almost complete and already there are hints that Nokia (Actual Finnish company Nokia) has something planned for us in 2016 when they can start making smartphones again. Above is a tweet put out by the official Nokia channel hinting at that Nokia has something new in store for us in the near future that doesn't involve Microsoft in any fashion. The tweet stating: "We’re...

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