Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?
Aug27

Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?

  Being a Nokia user since the mid-nineties I am trying to wait patiently to figure out what Nokia's next smartphone move will be in mid 2015/early 2016  when the company is completely free of its Microsoft contract. So I posed the question to Nokia Via Twitter and they responded.   As you can see from above they claim that they will be making Windows Phone devices when they can start making their own smartphones again. However...

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Microsoft Lumia 830 next to the Lumia 930
Aug25

Microsoft Lumia 830 next to the Lumia 930

Microsoft is holding a press event at the IFA trade show in Berlin on September 4th and the company has confirmed it will be launching at least one new smartphone. In fact, there are likely to be two new handsets rolled out, the "selfie" oriented Lumia 730 and the camera focused Lumia 830. The latter of those devices has shown up again today in a render that puts it shoulder to shoulder with the Lumia 930. The Lumia 930 was once known...

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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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