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AT&T Nokia Lumia 900 taken apart, internals exposed

AT&T Nokia Lumia 900 taken apart, internals exposed

04 April, 2012 | comments (81)

The upcoming Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T joined the list of smartphones to get the teardown treatment. This time it was TechRepublic, who first got a peek inside the polycarbonate unibody and treated us to a bunch of photos of its internals. There...


Nokia Carla screenshots leak, show new browser and keyboard

Nokia Carla screenshots leak, show new browser and keyboard

31 March, 2012 | comments (353)

The upcoming update to the mobile Nokia OS, carrying the codename "Carla", shows up in screenshot form. The screenshots don't show much, however, you can get a taste of what the update is going to bring. First, there's the new...

Tags: Nokia, Touch UI


Nokia updates its Maps app with real-time traffic updates

Nokia updates its Maps app with real-time traffic updates

30 March, 2012 | comments (53)

Nokia has launched a free real-time traffic updates service for its Maps/Drive applications. Currently, the service is live only in Mumbai and Delhi, but Nokia is promising more cities to benefit from the service in the near future. The Fins...


Nokia Lumia 800 gets a new battery-boosting update

Nokia Lumia 800 gets a new battery-boosting update

28 March, 2012 | comments (114)

Nokia will be pushing this update to various countries in four different increments, more specifically today, and again on April 4th, 11th and 18th. The reason for this being the various Windows Phone authentications the update has to go through, as...

Tags: Nokia, Lumia 800


CDMA-packing Nokia Lumia 800C for China Telecom goes official

CDMA-packing Nokia Lumia 800C for China Telecom goes official

28 March, 2012 | comments (35)

Nokia's boss and China Telecom's boss got together to announce the first CDMA Windows Phone for China - it's a version of the Nokia Lumia 800, named Lumia 800C, and it will be China Telecom's first Lumia phone. The Lumia 800C packs all the cool...


Nokia Belle FP2 appears in test results

Nokia Belle FP2 appears in test results

26 March, 2012 | comments (74)

Owners of newer Symbian phones got some good news recently when Nokia announced that they'll be getting a Feature Pack 1 update for their smartphones. They might be in for some more good news - results on the HTML5 Test list results for "Nokia Belle...


Apple to offer royalty-free license to nano-SIM patent

Apple to offer royalty-free license to nano-SIM patent

26 March, 2012 | comments (68)

A few days ago, we reported that Apple is locking horns with other companies, primarily Nokia, regarding the design of the nano-SIM, the next generation of the SIM design that will be dramatically smaller than even the current micro-SIM. Both...

Tags: Apple, Nokia


1,000 people to lose their jobs at Nokia factory in Finland

1,000 people to lose their jobs at Nokia factory in Finland

22 March, 2012 | comments (259)

As part of its plan to improve production efficiency, Nokia is axing 1,000 jobs in its plant in Salo, Finland. The unpleasant talks have been discussed with all the staff in the Nokia plant and as a result, the job cuts will be made gradually...


Project Mayhem can put Android ICS on your Nokia N9 right now

Project Mayhem can put Android ICS on your Nokia N9 right now

22 March, 2012 | comments (135)

The Nokia N9 has been dipping its toes into Android waters for a while now, we even got to see (but not touch) a working Ice Cream Sandwich port. The same guys, NITDroid, have now come up with a release that users can try out. It's still not...


Apple, Nokia, Motorola and RIM argue over the nano-SIM design

Apple, Nokia, Motorola and RIM argue over the nano-SIM design

21 March, 2012 | comments (95)

Giesecke & Devrient, the German company that invented the SIM card, recently came up with the idea of the nano-SIM. This new, even smaller version of the SIM is only a third of the already tiny micro-SIM and will help device manufacturers save some...

Tags: Apple, Nokia, Motorola, RIM


Nokia Lumia 719 image leaks, coming soon to Asia and America

Nokia Lumia 719 image leaks, coming soon to Asia and America

18 March, 2012 | comments (81)

What we have today is the first picture of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 719. The phone is destined for the Asian and American markets and as can be deduced from the name will be placed above the current Nokia Lumia 710. The Lumia 719 has a very...


Nokia Lumia 900 has camera and audio improvements over the 800

Nokia Lumia 900 has camera and audio improvements over the 800

16 March, 2012 | comments (79)

A Q&A posted on Nokia Connects answers a lot of interesting questions about the Nokia Lumia lineup. The Nokia Lumia 900, for example, will launch with improvements to the camera and sound systems, which will trickle down to the Lumia 800. Nokia...


Nokia Lumia 610 to get Wi-Fi hotspot functionality

Nokia Lumia 610 to get Wi-Fi hotspot functionality

16 March, 2012 | comments (77)

Unwired View has uncovered an interesting feature in the upcoming Nokia Lumia 610 and that is the ability to use the phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot. Now, on its own, the feature isn't particularly new and this functionality was in fact added in...


Nokia Lumia 900 to hit AT&T on April 8, promo videos today

Nokia Lumia 900 to hit AT&T on April 8, promo videos today

14 March, 2012 | comments (50)

An employee at an AT&T store in California revealed the Lumia 900 release date – April 8. There is still no official confirmation on this, but some previous rumors also suggested the second week of April as the release time frame. The rumored...


O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

11 March, 2012 | comments (30)

MWC gave us a lot to look forward to, with a new family of HTC devices alongside the first range of smartphones brandishing the Sony name and now these delights are making their way to carriers across the globe. O2 UK recently updated their...


Windows Phone Tango minimum hardware limitations outlined

Windows Phone Tango minimum hardware limitations outlined

08 March, 2012 | comments (48)

Offerings from both Nokia and ZTE debuted the next major build of Windows Phone last week at MWC, dubbed "Tango". The new Nokia Lumia 610 and ZTE Orbit both took to their respective stands to show off the new lower-end capabilities of Microsoft's...


Nokia Lumia 800 battery life gets a threefold improvement

Nokia Lumia 800 battery life gets a threefold improvement

07 March, 2012 | comments (79)

The battery life on the Nokia Lumia 800 has been much criticized ever since the phone launched four months ago. Since then Nokia has released a couple of updates for the device aiming to improve the battery life but they didn't really help, with the...


Nokia World 2012 to be held in Finland this time

Nokia World 2012 to be held in Finland this time

06 March, 2012 | comments (56)

Nokia World is going to be held in Nokia’s home country Finland for the first time in the show's history. It will take place on September 25-26 in Helsinki. The interest for the show is expected to be tremendous, so you should probably follow the...


Nokia Lumia 800 software update available on Zune

Nokia Lumia 800 software update available on Zune

06 March, 2012 | comments (40)

Nokia Lumia 800 users, here's a reason to smile today - a new software update is available through Zune and it brings quite a punch. Marked with version number 1600.2487.8107.12070, the update brings better battery life and fixes backlight issues...


Nokia 808 PureView to skip the North American Market

Nokia 808 PureView to skip the North American Market

06 March, 2012 | comments (76)

In a move that should surprise no one, Nokia will not be releasing the Nokia 808 PureView in the North American market. This information comes from Nokia's developer website, which lists the availability of the 808 as 'Global', with a footnote than...