Rumor: Nokia Lumia 929 Coming out Mid December

For months now, there have been leaks regarding a rumored Verizon exclusive device known as the Nokia Lumia 929. The rumor, in a nutshell is this: the 929 is everything the just-released Lumia 1520 has but in a more manageable 5-inch size. Many release dates have been discussed for the phone, but signs point to a more reliable date approaching soon.   So what makes me think that is one set for the December is true?  The fact that it's...

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Motorola’s Moto G Now Available for Pre-Order on Amazon.com

Google's Android answer to the Nokia Lumia 520 the Motorola Moto G is almost here and people are looking for a trustworthy place to pre-order it. If you are one of those people Amazon.com may be your answer.  They are currently on pre-order for $179.99 for the 8gb version or $199.99 for the 16Gb version. Those prices are for off contract and unlocked devices. Specs for the price range are excellent and will do the average just fine:...

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Jolla’s Sailfish OS Will be Able to Run on Android Devices

When Jolla first showed off its Sailfish OS, there was much excitement in the mobile tech community over the continuance of Nokia's discarded MeeGo OS. However that excitement faded quickly as it was announced that Jolla would not have the manpower to release its device to all the countries that wanted the product. According to Jolla's CEO Tomi Pienimäki that hope is back. In an interview done with Finnish site Talouselama,...

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In praise of the humble lanyard

Trends on mobile devices are a dime a dozen and are often shed for a more useful trends or simply a natural evolution of the smartphone. (I am looking at you flip phones.) However the one trend that left for simply cosmetic reasons is the humble lanyard. The questions remains why bring it back? Before you simply call me a big old geek, hear me out.  When the lanyard was popular on devices, think about how little they did and how much...

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Nokia Lumia 525 Gets Official Specs and Promo Video

There has been a lot of buzz about Nokia's "low end" device follow up to the immensely popular Nokia Lumia 520, the Nokia Lumia 525. Rumored specs have been slowly leaking out and now finally Nokia has unveiled the official list of features. The one spec that most will notice is the full 1GB of RAM instead of the 512MB in the Lumia 520, which should translate to better performance. Specs and video after break: Specs run down like...

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