Nokia snubs North America

Finnish mobile phone maker, Nokia recently confirmed that Symbian-based PureView 808, the most talked-about device in the recently concluded Mobile World Congress 2012 will not go on-sale in the United States. Nokia fans in the US eagerly waiting to get their hands on Nokia’s 41-megapixel camera smartphone would have to wait a little longer and until the PureView technology gets ported over to its Windows Phone devices. Nokia had...

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MWC 2012 heats up! Nokia, LG, Sony and HTC joins the fray

The battle for smartphone supremacy is now in high-gear following the opening of the Mobile World Congress 2012 (MWC) yesterday in Barcelona, Spain. Major-league players such as Nokia, HTC, LG, and Sony have left no stones unturned as they try to outperform each other in coming up with what could be this year’s best smartphone device. Nokia more than made up for last year's absence by showcasing Nokia PureView 808, a Symbian-based...

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ZTE brings bag full of smartphones and tablets for 2012, starting with quad-core, Era!

Its raining smartphones at MWC and  Zhongxing Telecommunication Equipment Corporation, more commonly known as ZTE comes with an array of devices as well. First up is Era, an Android device sporting a 4.3" qHD display running on NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor with 4-PLUS-1T technology and is merely 7.8 mm thick. The 4-PLUS-1T essentially is a quad-core architecture with a fifth battery saver core. (The laptop I am using currently...

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Lumia in two new colors from Lego, sorry Fisher Price… err.. Nokia

After the fantastic new avatar of Nokia Lumia 800 in pristine white, we get a glimpse of  two new Lumia 800's in a commercial featuring the Nokia's Luna blue-tooth headset. Check out the video from their official youtube channel.  The colors have not yet been confirmed by Nokia. And the music, oh yes, its the Nokia Tune Dubstep Edition, the winner of Nokia Tune Remake. Final words, the plastic or the polycarbonate body that allows...

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The Little Known “Real” World of Custom ROM’s

The last time I checked, the internet was full of custom ROM para-mercenaries thinking they’re getting away with murder by developing and distributing these codes of sweetness without “permission” and so many users thinking they’re getting away with murder for using the custom ROM’s. A ROM (Read Only Memory) is the programming of any cell phone (yes, any, and not just smart phones) that tells the phone how to operate. The ROM, or...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Windows Phone Camera

As a Nokia user (and N8 owner) I have a little higher standard for my mobile camera than most smartphone users.  I fully expect my phone to double as my point and shot at a moments notice.  Sadly I find this not to be true on the Nokia N9 and have found others having the same complaint with the Lumia 800. Don't get me wrong if you never have owned a Nokia N8 before the Lumia's camera will be one of the best camera phones you have ever...

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