Actual Pictures of the Lumia 830 From Brazil Certification
Aug23

Actual Pictures of the Lumia 830 From Brazil Certification

There have been rumors, photo shopped pictures and renders of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 830 however there hasn't been actual pictures of this device until right now. The Brazilan government has looked over this device for approval.    This device that is not really "Nokia" while the Nokia branding is on the front this would be the first device released by Microsoft Mobile as noted in the picture below. This device will have a pure view...

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Opera Mini the default browser on legacy Nokia’s
Aug21

Opera Mini the default browser on legacy Nokia’s

Microsoft and Opera have announced a new partnership today that will see the Opera Mini web browser placed on Nokia features phones around the world. The companies have agreed a licensing agreement that will see one of the most popular mobile browsers land on a slew of entry level Nokia handsets, including the successful ASHA range. The Windows platform has enjoyed steady growth in emerging markets, and in some cases even outsells the...

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Lumia 520 gets Windows 8.1 and Cyan
Aug18

Lumia 520 gets Windows 8.1 and Cyan

The Lumia 520 has been arguably the most important smartphone on the Windows Phone platform. The entry level device is aging now, but has finally been given a new lease of life thanks to the Windows Phone 8.1 update and Lumia Cyan firmware. The impact of the Lumia 520 cannot be underestimated as it was a massive part of Nokia's renewed success in recent years. The Finnish company may not have got back to the halcyon days of dominating...

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Microsoft’s Lumia 730 coming this month
Aug14

Microsoft’s Lumia 730 coming this month

We know by now that Microsoft will launch its Nokia Lumia 730 as its next smartphone, and today we have some more concrete information on when it will land. That's thanks to a Vietnamese retailer that pulled the trigger too soon and posted the handset on its website. That retailer said it would be stocking the Lumia 730 before the end of August and that it would cost 5,000,000 VND (~240USD). We assume that means that Microsoft will...

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Is Nokia/Microsoft Finally Going to Launch a Device Right?
Aug13

Is Nokia/Microsoft Finally Going to Launch a Device Right?

For the past few years when Nokia released a phone it was a carrier exclusive if you wanted a 920, 1020, 1520 you had to go AT&T. You want the stunning new Lumia Icon? Verizon wireless only. This practice never made much sense to me if you are a struggling company making devices running fledgling OS you need to get it into as many hands as possible as quickly as possible. According to rumor this issue will finally be addressed...

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The Lumia 730 is Microsoft’s selfie phone
Aug08

The Lumia 730 is Microsoft’s selfie phone

Microsoft will be the latest company to get on the so called "selfie" trend when it launches a new Nokia Lumia handset later in the summer. The Lumia 730 will be a replacement for the current mid-range Lumia 720, except that its front face camera will also peg it into the selfie trend. The handset has shown up in an image for the first time today. The so-called selfie trend sees mid-range smartphones get higher quality front facing...

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