Nokia Shows Off It’s Foldable Phone Screens

Just because Nokia got gobbled up by tech giant Microsoft doesn't mean the company hasn't been working on a bunch of cool stuff at the time of the buyout. Last week at a little known expo called the Society for Display Information (Display Week 2014 in San Diego.) Nokia showed off two displays they have been working on two 5.9-inch screens. (with 720 x 1280 pixel resolution) What makes these screens different from the others on the...

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New Lumia McLaren to sport 3D Touch gesture controls
Jun10

New Lumia McLaren to sport 3D Touch gesture controls

Microsoft's first smartphone will deliver new motion sensing technology that could revolutionize the way we use our handsets. Codenamed "McLaren," the new smartphone will be the first ever in house mobile phone from the software giant turned devices and services brand. It will also be Microsoft's first flagship since acquiring Nokia's devices and services division in April, although some lower end offerings could arrive before the...

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Microsoft to stick with Nokia’s Android plans
May24

Microsoft to stick with Nokia’s Android plans

Since news of Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia's devices and services division last year broke, the tech community has been trying to figure out what Redmond will do with its new toy. Aside from wanting to see what direction Microsoft takes the Nokia brand, it will be doubly interesting to see what the company will do with Nokia’s recent foray into the Android market. It seems for the time being at least Microsoft is willing to...

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Nokia RM-1027 = Lumia 530 aka “The Rock”

Windows Phone 8.1 was announced a little while ago and so far only high-end devices have been announced to be shipped with the new OS. It looks like Microsoft is about to change that with the Nokia Lumia 530. The Nokia RM-1027 has shown up on GFXBench which is widely believed to be the affordable Lumia 530. Not a lot is known about it we know that Adreno 305 GPU, the same GPU as the current Nokia Lumia 520, and has a 800x480 screen....

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Nokia Branding to Stay on Lumia Devices?

When the Nokia/Microsoft deal was announced, there was some confusion on if the Nokia branding would stay on the Lumia devices. Then word came out that Nokia would keep their name and Microsoft Lumia devices wouldn't have any Nokia branding on them at all. Now there is this from the Microsoft/Nokia official Twitter acct.... Seems pretty clear cut than right Lumia phones will stay Nokia branded, right? Not so fast. When Microsoft...

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Goodbye Nokia, Hello Microsoft Mobile

Eight months ago, Microsoft announced it was buying the once mobile giant Nokia and has been clearing regulatory hurdles ever since. Now it seems that Microsoft's $7.2 billion buyout will finally come to fruition. Microsoft has announced that by this Friday, the 25th of April, the transaction will be complete and will become know as Microsoft Mobile. According to Brad Smith, General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Legal &...

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