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September 14th – End of Life status for Nokia Lumia 1020?

September 14th – End of Life status for Nokia Lumia 1020?

| July 13, 2014 | Reply

@evleaks says that on September 14th (2014?) the Nokia Lumia 1020 will reach its end of life status. It was just 1 year and two days ago that the Nokia Lumia 1020 was announced, let alone actually being on sale. Support on the other hand should be a different matter. Hopefully, we will see the […]

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MNB RG: HERE consumer products imminent according to job ads

MNB RG: HERE consumer products imminent according to job ads

| July 13, 2014 | 5 Replies

Janne has found some more clues to hints towards consumer products by Nokia’s HERE division. Cheers Janne! ____ Nokia’s HERE division has posted a range of job ads about “HERE Everyday Adventure”. Many of the ads were posted four months ago, but the most recent one less than a month ago. Some choice quotes: The Everyday […]

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MyDreamNokia #104: Nokia Lumia X with Android L and 20MP CANON PureView

MyDreamNokia #104: Nokia Lumia X with Android L and 20MP CANON PureView

| July 12, 2014 | 14 Replies

  Another concept today, and another Android too. This one with Android L – the flatter more metro like Android. There’s also a 20MP CANON PureView – part of the Microsoft-CANON cross licensing. It’s designed by vishal bhanushali. Very pretty. I like the circular design at the back and the rippling of the metal around the […]

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MyDreamNokia #103: Nokia Asha XK

MyDreamNokia #103: Nokia Asha XK

| July 12, 2014 | 6 Replies

FireDragon brings us this concept affordable Nokia Asha XK with a QWERTY keyboard. Concept: Ultimate Affordable Complete Smart Phone – Nokia Asha X & XK   The harsh truth for Nokia by Microsoft is that Asha series is no longer cool among teens in targeted markets. The sooner Nokia (I will prefer to call them […]

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Flashback Friday: Louise – Cortana’s Predecessor, and Zune HD

Flashback Friday: Louise – Cortana’s Predecessor, and Zune HD

| July 11, 2014 | 2 Replies

  Although Windows Phone had some voice control features from the onset, Microsoft had actually developed something more akin to what we see in Cortana back in the day. It’s just that only now we’re really getting to see it. Before Cortana, there was Louise. Here she is adding appointments, reminders and showing points of […]

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Satya Nadella’s email to Microsoft Employees – using Nokia to make a market for Windows Phone

Satya Nadella’s email to Microsoft Employees – using Nokia to make a market for Windows Phone

| July 10, 2014 | 66 Replies

Satya Nadella has sent a huge email to Microsoft employees. It mentions Nokia once where they’re stating the importance of responsibly making a market for Windows Phone. Nadella also emphasises the significance of Xbox – in other news, windows phone users are annoyed that Microsoft has delisted many of their Xbox titles for Windows Phone. […]

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Video: Promo for Video Trimmer for Lumia

Video: Promo for Video Trimmer for Lumia

| July 9, 2014 | 2 Replies

Nokia (MM) have a new video on their YouTube channel for the Video Trimmer app. It looks nice and simple to use. Enough options to be creative without being too plain

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Microsoft brings out Video editing Video Tuner app for Windows Phone

Microsoft brings out Video editing Video Tuner app for Windows Phone

| July 9, 2014 | 4 Replies

Windows Phone has a new video editing app straight from Microsoft – Video Tuner. Mashable describes it as a cross between Instagram and iMovie. This aims to bring video editing to the masses – something much simpler than iMovie . http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/video-tuner/30073493-c325-4b82-a395-7f596f000cb6?signin=true Source: Mashable Via: Reddit     http://mashable.com/2014/07/09/video-tuner-wp-app/

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Three Upcoming Nokia devices release schedule: RM-1017, 984 and 1028. First appearance, Nokia Con Japan?

Three Upcoming Nokia devices release schedule: RM-1017, 984 and 1028. First appearance, Nokia Con Japan?

| July 9, 2014 | 4 Replies

  @evleaks says that the above is a schedule for three upcoming Nokia (MM) devices. The actual release would be about 3-4 weeks after the ‘sales decision’. The following names are: RM-1017 RM-984 RM-1028 No other details exist at the moment regarding what those devices actually are. July 27 sees the RM-1017 appear. Perhaps at […]

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Exploding Live Tiles sneak peek of  MixView for WP8.1…on McLaren?

Exploding Live Tiles sneak peek of MixView for WP8.1…on McLaren?

| July 8, 2014 | 4 Replies

Tom Warren tweeted a pic of what he says is the ‘exploding’ live tiles that will soon grace WindowsPhone. What could it be on? Some speculate this might be McLaren. It would be interesting to experience the 3D touch side. Check out the facebook tile app with the quick function to check in, take a […]

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Twitter for WP updated

Twitter for WP updated

| July 8, 2014 | 6 Replies

Twitter for Windows Phone got updated. The paraphrased changelog (via reddit). This update includes enhancements to sharing and uploading photos Tag your friends in a photo Multiple Photos in a single tweet Select content (vine, pictures) now show a preview in your timeline Reply, Retweet favourite or follow a tweet from your timeline Photos in […]

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ALL Lumia with Android Apps? #WindowsPhone – Hello Malware? Bye bye WP devs?

ALL Lumia with Android Apps? #WindowsPhone – Hello Malware? Bye bye WP devs?

| July 8, 2014 | 49 Replies

Regarding the rumours of an Android Lumia, Elmu has spoken up to give his ‘clarification’. It’s been a while since I’ve seen the name pop up. It was of course, Reddit that brought this to our attention (and equally Reddit that is skeptical). Either way, let’s consider it more of a possibility given that @evleaks seems […]

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Nokia Lumia 1525 with Snapdragon 801 for T-Mobile and Verizon; Surface Mini back; Android Lumia; 2520 for T-MO

Nokia Lumia 1525 with Snapdragon 801 for T-Mobile and Verizon; Surface Mini back; Android Lumia; 2520 for T-MO

| July 8, 2014 | 5 Replies

  A recap on @evleaks exciting tweets. Evleaks features full twee ts at http://evleaks.at/ The Nokia Lumia 1525 – Nokia by Microsoft product. This will have the Snapdragon 801 inside instead of the 800 and will be heading to T-Mobile and Verizon. Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet is heading to T-Mobile Surface Mini, previously said to be […]

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BBM, BlackBerry Messenger, available in store for Windows Phone (private beta)

BBM, BlackBerry Messenger, available in store for Windows Phone (private beta)

| July 8, 2014 | 1 Reply

Reddit was rejoicing that BBM was finally on Windows Phone. Some were more like ‘meh’. Either way it’s there. Or is it? Well it is but in private beta. You’ll need an approved account to download this. http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/bbm/611e38dd-52a4-493c-9bec-cd4351d9d3e3 If you aren’t part of the private beta, you’ll receive the error: Can’t download Sorry, you don’t […]

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Microsoft Devices announce Lumia 930 UK release date – July 17

Microsoft Devices announce Lumia 930 UK release date – July 17

| July 8, 2014 | 3 Replies

In 9 days time, the Nokia Lumia 930 will be officially released in the UK. Yes, 930, which seemed to have been launched ages ago now is just appearing. Contract prices start at £33. Vodafone, EE, Phones4U, O2, Carphone Warehouse, Tesco and Amazon. Phones4U get the exclusive on the white. Other UK Highstreet and online […]

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