Archive for October 3rd, 2012

Why I Won’t be Buying a Glossy Lumia 920 (Yellow, Red, White)

Why I Won’t be Buying a Glossy Lumia 920 (Yellow, Red, White)

| October 3, 2012 | 56 Replies

If you’ve ever read a single post written by me regarding the Lumia 900 you’re sure to have picked up on my obsessive love with the glossy white Stormtrooper Lumia 900; till this day I stand by the fact that it’s possibly one of the best looking devices out there, if not the best (the […]

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Nokia Releases “Xpress” for Lumias: Interent Browser, Data Compressor, RSS Reader and Much More

Nokia Releases “Xpress” for Lumias: Interent Browser, Data Compressor, RSS Reader and Much More

| October 3, 2012 | 19 Replies

Nokia Beta labs have published another Nokia Lumia exclusive app called “express” which focuses on compressing your data (reportedly up to 90%) as well as saving your battery charge and much much more To install the app from Beta labs (Lumias only) scan the QR code below, or follow the link if you’re browsing on your phone: http://betalabs.nokia.com/c?n=55849&t=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.windowsphone.com%2Fs%3Fappid%3D8cc2d32c-0585-45ed-8a47-911d11bca41f Via […]

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Video: Leaked Nokia Lumia 510 hands on

Video: Leaked Nokia Lumia 510 hands on

| October 3, 2012 | 51 Replies

Hot on the heels of the hands on photo is a very quick, short (and blurry) hands on with the Nokia Lumia 510. This one can be seen still sporting WP7.5, hopefully to be upgraded to 7.8 later (with WP8 style homescreen). http://mynokiablog.com/2012/10/03/nokia-lumia-510-spotted-in-the-wild-4-expected-around-150usd-coming-to-china-by-the-holidays/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gfef3xMC5gI by Rafael Rosales Thanks ANKUR  for the tip!

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Poll: What colour Nokia Lumia 920 would you choose?

Poll: What colour Nokia Lumia 920 would you choose?

| October 3, 2012 | 69 Replies

What colour Nokia Lumia 920 would you be interested in? According to our reader poll, over 1000 of you are set on buying the Nokia Lumia 920. 8000 WP fans in another poll also chose the 920 (vs 1k for 8x). 35,000 smartphone fans want the 920 (vs 10k for iPhone 5). The official colours are a […]

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Nokia Lumia 510 spotted in the wild, 4″, expected around 150USD coming to China by the holidays.

Nokia Lumia 510 spotted in the wild, 4″, expected around 150USD coming to China by the holidays.

| October 3, 2012 | 18 Replies

Here’s a hands on of the Nokia Lumia 510 that was spotted about a couple of weeks back. As known from the last appearance, this phone will sport a not-so low end 4″ display, but an acceptable 4GB memory with 256MB RAM. The lower end 610 which was priced very well for the features it […]

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Stephen Elop interviewed at All Things D: Nokia not a white box manufacturer

Stephen Elop interviewed at All Things D: Nokia not a white box manufacturer

| October 3, 2012 | 47 Replies

Stephen Elop was just interviewed at All Things D. Here are some key points: Would have liked to have done better with first gen Lumia WP7.5 already set by the time Nokia joined Accepts Nokia did not do enough after launching Lumia 800, not focus on carriers and regions Feels this was done better by […]

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Nokia staying in Espoo HQ, but considers selling and renting to cut maintenance and repair costs?

Nokia staying in Espoo HQ, but considers selling and renting to cut maintenance and repair costs?

| October 3, 2012 | 246 Replies

HS.Fi reports that last year, Nokia’s operating expenses was around 5 Billion Euros. In order to cut some costs, including maintenance and repair of the HQ in Espoo, Nokia is supposedly considering selling AND then Renting out the property.  By renting, Nokia would still use the HQ themselves (i.e. not rent to others). Not sure […]

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Belle FP2 temporarily pulled due to issues

Belle FP2 temporarily pulled due to issues

| October 3, 2012 | 38 Replies

    For those wondering what happened to their update to FP2 that began rolling out yesterday, it got pulled as there’s some issue with it: Hi all, just a quick heads up. We’ve heard about some issues after the update and now decided to take the update files off our servers until we have […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 920 – Time to #switch (Cartoon)

Video: Nokia Lumia 920 – Time to #switch (Cartoon)

| October 3, 2012 | 18 Replies

Here’s an interesting ‘advert’ for the Nokia Lumia 920. It looks like it was created by the folks from Cartoon Network (it was just yesterday that CN celebrated their 20th Anniversary) but most likely coincidental. Translated text (automated) Gray was yesterday in gray – who confesses color has more of life! Lifts you from the […]

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