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MixRadio Awesomeness: Bumper pack of Nokia goodies!

MixRadio Awesomeness: Bumper pack of Nokia goodies!

| January 26, 2015 | 28 Replies

Check out what we received today from the epic Mix Radio Team! I was in the middle of packing for my elective medical placement in the Philippines (leaving on Saturday) so this was a really awesome surprise. Thank you so much! NOKIA N8 Nokia Lumia 900 Nokia Lumia 830 Nokia Lumia 535 Nokia Lumia 530 Microsoft […]

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Your top 10 Windows 10 for phones features Wishlist

Your top 10 Windows 10 for phones features Wishlist

| January 26, 2015 | 14 Replies

Windows 10’s latest update along with the iteration for phones was announced last week. Microsoft really adressed a lot of issues and Windows 10 is looking better than ever. However, there’s always room for improvement so we asked what was missing. Here are your top rated requests:   T9 search in contacts. This really is […]

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Weekend Watch: Installing Lollipop on Nokia 1100

Weekend Watch: Installing Lollipop on Nokia 1100

| January 25, 2015 | 3 Replies

A channel called GingerManiacs does a tutorial on how to install Lollipop onto the Nokia 1100. It’s easier than you’d think. Yes I know it’s silly, but oddly it unexpectedly made me chuckle when I saw it.

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How’s the Lumia update? Are you experiencing problems with Lumia Denim? Still waiting?

How’s the Lumia update? Are you experiencing problems with Lumia Denim? Still waiting?

| January 25, 2015 | 32 Replies

Are you on Lumia Denim? If so, how are you finding the changes? I’ve seen a few comments and tweets mentioning issues that have cropped up after installing Denim (e.g. slower rotation?). I haven’t got it yet so I’m in the “still waiting” category.

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I updated from Windows 7 to Windows 10 Technical Preview – are you on W10?

I updated from Windows 7 to Windows 10 Technical Preview – are you on W10?

| January 24, 2015 | 19 Replies

Yesterday the insider preview for Windows 10 went live. My ancient Acer is on its last knees so I thought why the heck not. You can either install it: over whatever your PC is currently (e.g. Win7/8) – all your files stay the same clean install (put the ISO on an external drive and format […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 930 vs iPhone 6 Plus vs Nexus 6 – Lets bring back digital stabilisation with OIS

Video: Nokia Lumia 930 vs iPhone 6 Plus vs Nexus 6 – Lets bring back digital stabilisation with OIS

| January 23, 2015 | 8 Replies

This might not be the first time you’ve seen comparisons with the iPhone 6 plus and a Lumia. When Lumia brought OIS, our cameras photos had insane low light and our videos looked so much smoother in comparison to the earthquake present in the scenes of the competition. But now OIS is becoming a standard. […]

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Nokia Account Discontinued April 14; Nokia Mail and Nokia Chat discontinued on March 9

Nokia Account Discontinued April 14; Nokia Mail and Nokia Chat discontinued on March 9

| January 23, 2015 | 12 Replies

Back in November, settings had to be changed for S40/Symbian to continue using Nokia Mail. Even though the Nokia Mail and Nokia Chat is still welcoming people to sign up for a new account, you can’t actually make a new account because it is being discontinued. Data to be destroyed in 6 months Transitioning of Nokia […]

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Goal is for “Majority” of WP8 and WP8.1 Lumia phones to get Windows 10; Lumia 2520 no W10 as RT is dead

Goal is for “Majority” of WP8 and WP8.1 Lumia phones to get Windows 10; Lumia 2520 no W10 as RT is dead

| January 22, 2015 | 16 Replies

The word on twitter prior to this official statement at Lumia Conversations was that Lumia on WP8 would get Windows 10. Over at Lumia Conversations, their FAQ bit isn’t exactly as straight forward as :   Does that mean that today’s Lumia devices can be upgraded to Windows 10?  http://lumiaconversations.microsoft.com/2015/01/22/the-lumia-you-love-gets-even-better-with-windows-10/ We’re making it as easy […]

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Video: @adidas_miCoach  SMART RUN MixRadio road test with @deano_42

Video: @adidas_miCoach SMART RUN MixRadio road test with @deano_42

| January 22, 2015 | 2 Replies

Dean Pattrick from MixRadio demoes MixRadio on the adidas smartwatch (miCoach). You can check out the 30 minute run (6.5 km/4 miles) Dean did just for this video. And there I was worried that he was short of breath from running to the grassy bit and back :p http://micoach.adidas.com/uk/Track/PublicWorkout/107dc653-0593-496c-b669-1082002b6177#HeartRate Via @MixRadio

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HoloLens initial impressions: It’s real, it’s crazy, it’s incredible! (BTW what about tactile/texture glove interaction?)

HoloLens initial impressions: It’s real, it’s crazy, it’s incredible! (BTW what about tactile/texture glove interaction?)

| January 22, 2015 | Reply

Microsoft’s HoloLens is so impressive, it’s rightfully been branded as either fake, simulated, vapourware and similar words of that ilk. All the visual stuff, it’s all real with no lag, everything reacting as if it were real. TheVerge says it was kinda incredible! They thought it was a really smart way to use this technology […]

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Windows 10 on phones is awesome and all, but what’s still missing?

Windows 10 on phones is awesome and all, but what’s still missing?

| January 22, 2015 | 48 Replies

Windows 10 for phones looks great! So many new welcome improvements. Until the consumer update is ready, there’ll still be improvements that Microsoft will be adding. What do you think Microsoft has left to add? Here’s one: Frequently mentioned is the possibility of split screen. Genuine split screen of all apps and not the appalling […]

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Video: HERE for Gear

Video: HERE for Gear

| January 22, 2015 | 12 Replies

HERE for Gear is Nokia’s HERE navigation on Samsung’s Gear smartwatches. Apparently it does all the things expected from smartwatch mapping: you can see your location on a map select your destination get turn-by-turn walk navigation get public transit directions and download maps for offline use Completely offline access.  

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Video: Windows 10 on Nokia Lumia 1520

Video: Windows 10 on Nokia Lumia 1520

| January 22, 2015 | Reply

If you watched the Tech demoes by Belfiore yesterday, you’ll remember he demoed most of the live features of Windows 10 for phones on the Nokia Lumia 1520. Here’s a promo which shows some of those new features(e.g. new office, as per screenshot) as well as what’s available on desktop. Windows

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Reddit’s r/technology Reactions and Ideas for Microsoft’s HoloLens  – #HoloCorana #HoloMineCraft #HoloPokemon

Reddit’s r/technology Reactions and Ideas for Microsoft’s HoloLens – #HoloCorana #HoloMineCraft #HoloPokemon

| January 22, 2015 | 4 Replies

Microsoft’s HoloLens is causing quite a stir. One of the best places to gauge how the reaction will be across a wider range of people is Reddit. Warning: profanity here and there. As per the promo – imagine Minecraft with this. It was interesting to see it portrayed with minecraft creations placed on top of […]

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Microsoft’s HoloLens promo goes viral; 3million+ views in 11 hours

Microsoft’s HoloLens promo goes viral; 3million+ views in 11 hours

| January 22, 2015 | 3 Replies

I’m not sure how up to date the view councounter is over at YouTube but it’s currently rocking over 3 million views for a video that was just uploaded 11 hours ago. That would either need a mass of preteen JB/1D fans on their latest music video or something that has wowed a lot of […]

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