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A new Lumia phablet leaks, possibly Lumia 1330

A new Lumia phablet leaks, possibly Lumia 1330

09 November, 2014 | comments (53)

A smudgy shot has been making the rounds lately, showing the soon to be announced Lumia 535. Microsoft is expected to announce the entry level Lumia next week - on November 11. Attentive readers however have spotted that next to it on the...


Microsoft Lumia 535 photos and specs leak

Microsoft Lumia 535 photos and specs leak

08 November, 2014 | comments (100)

The Lumia 5xx series have been by far the best selling Windows Phone handsets over the past few years so the mobile world’s excitement when rumors of a new member come up is easy to understand. And this is a pretty big one – the Lumia 535 showed its...


Microsoft to unveil new Lumia handset on November 11

Microsoft to unveil new Lumia handset on November 11

07 November, 2014 | comments (58)

Microsoft has just given us the date when we’ll see its first smartphone after the drop of the Nokia brand. Using the hashtag #MoreLumia, the company’s teaser confirms a new smartphone is on the way and it will break cover on November 11. The...


Nokia Lumia 735 spotted at the FCC on its way to Verizon

Nokia Lumia 735 spotted at the FCC on its way to Verizon

05 November, 2014 | comments (8)

The Nokia Lumia 735 has been through the FCC's process, it's been revealed today. The device got certified recently and it's got Verizon's cellular frequencies on board, as well as support for Big Red's LTE. So it's pretty clear that this variation...


Nokia Lumia 635 arrives at Cricket on November 7

Nokia Lumia 635 arrives at Cricket on November 7

04 November, 2014 | comments (7)

After having been launched by T-Mobile and AT&T, the Nokia Lumia 635 is headed to Cricket. AT&T's prepaid arm will start selling the smartphone on November 7 - this Friday. To purchase one from Cricket, you'll need to pay $99.99. As this is a...


Microsoft details Lumia Denim update, coming this year

Microsoft details Lumia Denim update, coming this year

04 November, 2014 | comments (98)

Microsoft has detailed the Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 plus Lumia Denim upcoming firmware release. It is going to roll out by the end of this year and will be available to all Windows Phone 8-running Lumia phones. The Windows Phone 8.1 Update...


Lumia RM-1090 appears with Microsoft branding

Lumia RM-1090 appears with Microsoft branding

03 November, 2014 | comments (56)

The Lumia RM-1090 has been spotted at the Chinese TENAA certification website. There, the phone sports Microsoft logo above the display and on the back cover, and just as expected, a Nokia logo is nowhere to be seen. In October, the phone...


Samsung refuses to pay licenses to Microsoft after Nokia buyout

Samsung refuses to pay licenses to Microsoft after Nokia buyout

02 November, 2014 | comments (92)

Samsung has issued a court filing regarding its collaboration with Microsoft on Windows Phone and states that it refuses to fulfill its end of the deal as it now sees the software giant as a direct competitor. The business collaboration agreement...


AdDuplex: WP8.1 market share surpasses WP8.0

AdDuplex: WP8.1 market share surpasses WP8.0

28 October, 2014 | comments (29)

Microsoft started rolling out the Windows Phone 8.1 update in the middle of this year and it has already surpassed the 8.0 in market share, making it the leading version. WP8.1 powers nearly half of the market, while WP7.x still has 16.6%. And it's...


It's official - Lumia phones will be branded 'Microsoft Lumia'

It's official - Lumia phones will be branded 'Microsoft Lumia'

24 October, 2014 | comments (76)

The Nokia Lumia brand is no more – from now on there will only be Microsoft Lumia. However the Nokia phone brand isn't completely dead, Microsoft will continue to sell current Nokia Lumia handsets and provide the support that users expect. Also,...


Microsoft sold a record 9.3 million Lumia smartphones last quarter

Microsoft sold a record 9.3 million Lumia smartphones last quarter

23 October, 2014 | comments (59)

Microsoft released its earnings report for the first quarter of the fiscal 2015. The Redmond-based tech giant took home net income $4.5 billion from $23.2 billion of revenue. The company’s quarterly revenue is a drastic improvement over the...


Nokia brand to be replaced with Microsoft Lumia

Nokia brand to be replaced with Microsoft Lumia

21 October, 2014 | comments (176)

If you've seen Microsoft's recent articles about Lumia you know it was coming. The Nokia brand has been phased out by calling the phones just "Lumia" and redirecting Nokia online properties to Microsoft.com. This rebranding effort will expand and...


Microsoft files a suit against Samsung for $6.9 million

Microsoft files a suit against Samsung for $6.9 million

04 October, 2014 | comments (80)

We heard rumors Microsoft and Samsung are considering ending their patent feud. Later we even saw reports of Microsoft taking Samsung to court over contract disagreement and unpaid royalties. Well, Microsoft has finally filed a suit yesterday...


Lumia 530 out at T-Mobile on Oct.15, Cricket tomorrow

Lumia 530 out at T-Mobile on Oct.15, Cricket tomorrow

02 October, 2014 | comments (5)

Back in July, immediately after the Nokia Lumia 530 was announced, T-Mobile confirmed that it would sell this device. And now the time has come for us to get an actual release date. The magenta carrier will have the Lumia 530 in stores on October...


Lumia 735 launches in the UK, Australia, Malaysia and Ireland

Lumia 735 launches in the UK, Australia, Malaysia and Ireland

02 October, 2014 | comments (17)

Microsoft is launching the Lumia 735 today. In the UK, this was expected and the company announced a few addition markets the phone is going to be available in and they're Australia, Malaysia and Ireland. The phone roll out to more regions in the...


Microsoft Lumia 735 hits the UK on October 2

Microsoft Lumia 735 hits the UK on October 2

24 September, 2014 | comments (32)

Microsoft is launching the Lumia 735 in the UK starting October 2. The company didn't reveal a SIM-free price for the phone, only a base monthly price on contract - £20. Nokia Lumia 730 and 735 The phone is the first phone in the UK to run...


'Windows Phone' branding to be dropped in favor of just 'Windows'

'Windows Phone' branding to be dropped in favor of just 'Windows'

15 September, 2014 | comments (28)

Microsoft is currently in the process of scrapping the 'Windows Phone' name in favor of the simpler 'Windows'. Leaked documents that surfaced earlier stated this but leaked images of an upcoming device confirms this. An upcoming device by the...


Microsoft-branded front panel for upcoming phone leaks

Microsoft-branded front panel for upcoming phone leaks

11 September, 2014 | comments (91)

Yesterday a report claimed Microsoft would soon be eliminating Nokia's brand from its phones. This would apparently first be noticed on the devices coming right before this year's holiday shopping season. And today we may be looking at the first...


Nokia brand gone soon, the

Nokia brand gone soon, the "Phone" in Windows Phone too

10 September, 2014 | comments (162)

This will probably not surprise many, but it looks like Microsoft is seriously planning on 'sunsetting' the Nokia brand. The software giant has so far continued to use the Nokia name for phones, most recently with the Lumia 830 and Lumia 730 that...


Microsoft Lumia 830 expected in India around October for $430

Microsoft Lumia 830 expected in India around October for $430

08 September, 2014 | comments (99)

Microsoft will be releasing the newly announced Lumia 830 in India soon. According to IBN, the phone will be released in the month of October for a price of INR26,000 ($430). The Lumia 830 is a mid-range smartphone but according to Microsoft...