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Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center demoed on video

Windows Phone 8.1 Action Center demoed on video

19 February, 2014 | comments (54)

Windows Phone 8.1 is expected to go official in April during the annual BUILD conference. Meanwhile, thanks to Microsoft's WP8.1 SDK, various screenshots and videos have gave us a taste of the upcoming update. WP 8.1 is expected to bring the...


Nokia teasers all but promise Nokia X for the MWC

Nokia teasers all but promise Nokia X for the MWC

18 February, 2014 | comments (75)

Nokia just put out a pirate map on its Weibo account and it leads to treasure – not gold perhaps, but maybe a Nokia X A110 and hopefully even more. The first image the company posted features a monkey on a tree and a monkey on the ground. The...

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Photo taken with Nokia X A110 surfaces

Photo taken with Nokia X A110 surfaces

18 February, 2014 | comments (39)

There was some confusion around the camera on the Nokia A110, a.k.a. Nokia X, a.k.a. Normandy. Most rumors said 5MP, but when the device was discovered in the CamSpeed database the resolution was recorded as 3MP. A photo allegedly taken with the...

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Latest Nokia X press pic leak confirms its name

Latest Nokia X press pic leak confirms its name

17 February, 2014 | comments (47)

This recent press image leaked by evleaks seems to put the Nokia X name into concrete. The device was codenamed Normandy thus far and appears a low-end Android device bound for the Asha lineup next month. Nokia X. pic.twitter.com/meA05ALusT—...

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Nokia sends out Nokia X Normandy to developers in India

Nokia sends out Nokia X Normandy to developers in India

17 February, 2014 | comments (72)

Nokia is reportedly already sending Nokia X (previously known as Normandy) units to select developers in India. The company's first Android smartphone has been tipped to launch in early April. Nokia would desparately need to win over developers...

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Nokia Lumia 1320 gets UK sale date

Nokia Lumia 1320 gets UK sale date

14 February, 2014 | comments (14)

The Nokia Lumia 1320 has just been introduced to the UK market and will be available for sale in the region on February 24th. You can pick the phone up from Virgin Mobile, EE, and Carphone Warehouse, in addition to other online...


Rumored upcoming Android-powered Nokia phone to cost $110

Rumored upcoming Android-powered Nokia phone to cost $110

14 February, 2014 | comments (147)

The rumored budget range Nokia device that's expected to run Android codenamed "Normandy" will supposedly make its way to market at the very competitive price of around $110. But before you get too excited, the Normandy will supposedly not be...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

13 February, 2014 | comments (27)

We have some pretty awful news about T-Mobile and Verizon subscribers who have a Lumia 810 or 822. Apparently Nokia has completed the Lumia Black firmware update for the Lumia 810 and Lumia 822, but the carriers won't push it to the...


Gartner: smartphones outsold featurephones in 2013

Gartner: smartphones outsold featurephones in 2013

13 February, 2014 | comments (27)

According to analysts at Gartner, smartphones sales have exceeded featurephone sales for the first time in 2013. Smartphones accounted for 53.6% of sales in 2013, but in the fourth quarter alone they had a 57.6% share, showing their numbers are...


Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

12 February, 2014 | comments (30)

After leaving nothing to imagination thanks to numerous leaks, Nokia finally took the wraps off the Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless. The LTE device with Windows Phone 8 will be available in the carrier’s retail stores on February 20 for $199.99 with...


Nokia to release Lumia 930 and 630/635

Nokia to release Lumia 930 and 630/635

12 February, 2014 | comments (71)

According to Nextleaks (another mobile phone rumor Twitter account, a la Evleaks), Nokia is planning to release the Lumia 930, 630, and 635 smartphones. They should be officially announced at Mobile World Congress, which begins on February...


WSJ: Nokia will release its first Android device this month

WSJ: Nokia will release its first Android device this month

10 February, 2014 | comments (143)

According to The Wall Street Journal, Nokia will release its first Android smartphone this month. Known as Nokia Normandy, the low-cost handset will reportedly be showcased during MWC in Barcelona. According to WSJ’s sources, Nokia was hard...

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Nokia slashes €100 off the Lumia 1520 price in Russia

Nokia slashes €100 off the Lumia 1520 price in Russia

10 February, 2014 | comments (16)

Nokia Russia has slashed the price of the Lumia 1520. The phablet launched in November for RUB29,990. (€630), but it seems Nokia is unhappy with its sales so it has decided to give it a nice RUB5,000 price cut. If you live in Russia, you can now...


Nokia rolls out firmware update for the Lumia 1520

Nokia rolls out firmware update for the Lumia 1520

10 February, 2014 | comments (22)

Nokia has started rolling out a firmware update for their newest Lumia 1520 smartphone. The update brings the version number to 1028.3562.1402.00xx in EU and 1028.3534.1347.2001 in the US. Nokia hasn't really gone in-depth about the exact...


Nokia Lumia Icon launching on February 20

Nokia Lumia Icon launching on February 20

09 February, 2014 | comments (18)

It seems the elusive Nokia Lumia Icon is finally about to complete the trip from a mere rumor to an official smartphone. A newly leaked internal document aligns, which aligns nicely with the teaser that Nokia released yesterday and gives a possible...


Nokia teases WP announcement, is it the Lumia 929 Icon?

Nokia teases WP announcement, is it the Lumia 929 Icon?

08 February, 2014 | comments (31)

Nokia US has posted an interesting teaser video on its YouTube account, asking if we’ve heard what’s coming. The short clip ends with the Windows Phone logo, giving away the nature of the upcoming announcement, but we didn’t get a specific date for...


Nokia and HTC sign a patent collaboration agreement

Nokia and HTC sign a patent collaboration agreement

07 February, 2014 | comments (45)

Nokia and HTC ended their prolonged legal war with a patent and technology collaboration agreement. The partnership ends all pending patent litigation between the two companies. Its full terms are confidential. According to the official...

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Benchmark confirms 3MP camera for the Nokia X (Normandy)

Benchmark confirms 3MP camera for the Nokia X (Normandy)

07 February, 2014 | comments (97)

The Sofica team, makers of the CamSpeed camera benchmark, spotted the Nokia RM-980, a.k.a. Nokia X, a.k.a. Normandy in their database of results. They shared some specs that were recorded but are not normally displayed with the benchmark...

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Microsoft offers a Lumia 1020/1520 for your iPhone 4/4s, Galaxy S2

Microsoft offers a Lumia 1020/1520 for your iPhone 4/4s, Galaxy S2

06 February, 2014 | comments (73)

Just two days ago Microsoft announced a new trade-in deal for the US and Canada, which can give you up to $250 of store credit if you give up on your old smartphone or tablet. Today Microsoft has extended this deal with a special offer. If you...


Apple sued for $2 Billion in Germany

Apple sued for $2 Billion in Germany

05 February, 2014 | comments (68)

Apple has been sued for $2 Billion by the German company, IPCom, due to alleged patent infringements. The patent is for mobile phones giving priority to emergency calls over a cellular network. IPCom purchased the patent from Robert Bosch, a...