Archive for October 30th, 2012

First Lumia 920 Unboxing and Mini Review

First Lumia 920 Unboxing and Mini Review

| October 30, 2012 | 53 Replies

Now that the Lumia 920 is up for sale at Rogers Canada unboxings and reviews can’t be far off; and the first of them has just arrived. Unboxing & setup:- I’m really digging the black chrome around the camera, much nicer than the silver on previous versions; also the new Windows Phone splash screen looks more attractive, […]

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Apps Comparison WP7.5 vs WP8

Apps Comparison WP7.5 vs WP8

| October 30, 2012 | 23 Replies

Here’s a quick video Dhruv from FoneArena posted comparing the official Facebook app running on Windows Phone 7.5 against Wp8. The point of this video was to show the differences in Active resume between apps; where in 7.5 tapping the live tile/application in menu would restart the app all over again and cancel any progress, while in […]

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HTC Pointing Out Lumia 920′s Weight Problems

HTC Pointing Out Lumia 920′s Weight Problems

| October 30, 2012 | 72 Replies

Nokia have been pretty active on the “toying front” with other phone manufactures, taking shots at Samsung, Motorola, Apple and many others; of course it’s only natural for other to retaliate, which is exactly what HTC have done. @HTC tweeted “The 8X is 20 pennies lighter than the “other” Windows Phone”; of course it says a lot when your only advantage against “the […]

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Lumia 920 Demo Shows off “Grouped Tile/Folders” Possible Nokia Exclusive?

Lumia 920 Demo Shows off “Grouped Tile/Folders” Possible Nokia Exclusive?

| October 30, 2012 | 13 Replies

  Well it seems Microsoft didn’t announce all the WP8 features yesterday, seeing as how a new feature was discovered in a video today; an eagle eyed viewer spotted a Lumia 920 with “Grouped Tiles” on the home screen, grouped into “Games” and “Media” ins a sort of pseudo-folder. Even more interesting is the fact that users […]

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WP8 SDK (Software Development Kit) Now Officially Available for Download

WP8 SDK (Software Development Kit) Now Officially Available for Download

| October 30, 2012 | 15 Replies

Seeing as yesterday all of WP8 was unveiled (underwhelming to put it shortly); today Microsoft are holding a developer based event to give the goods to app developers  and convince them to develop for Wp8; a critical step of which requires the SDK to be in the hands of the developers. The SDK tools are now officially available online at the Microsoft Site, HERE (requires […]

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Nokia Possibly Holding Back Android Development by Owning Patent for Multiple Users on Phones.

Nokia Possibly Holding Back Android Development by Owning Patent for Multiple Users on Phones.

| October 30, 2012 | 57 Replies

Yesterday among the hubhub of the Windows Phone event, Google held an event of their own, in which besides announcing the latest Nexus device (the Nexus 4 at a crazy unlocked price of $300) also announced JellyBean 4.2 for Android. Which carries among a set of new features the ability to have multiple user accounts on tablets; allowing each […]

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Videos: Nokia UK Nokia Lumia TV ad (820/920)

Videos: Nokia UK Nokia Lumia TV ad (820/920)

| October 30, 2012 | 14 Replies

Remember a month ago we heard Nokia invited some people to film an advert for the new Nokia Lumias? http://mynokiablog.com/2012/09/19/nokia-filming-new-nokia-lumia-920820-ads-in-london-uk-launch-just-around-the-corner/ I think this might be their ad. Maybe. Maybe not.   by nokiauk

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Nokia Lumia 920 at EE UK (820 too)

Nokia Lumia 920 at EE UK (820 too)

| October 30, 2012 | 28 Replies

I’ve been hunting around for Nokia Lumia 920 availability in the UK and the only solid lead at the moment seems to be with the new 4G Network (Orange and T-Mobile), “Everything Everywhere” or EE. Their plans are somewhat pricey (and there’s not much leeway either to get a cheap plan. Supposedly it’s because it’s […]

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Music File transfer over Bluetooth/WiFi-Direct on WP8

Music File transfer over Bluetooth/WiFi-Direct on WP8

| October 30, 2012 | 55 Replies

BT file transfer, in addition to NFC initiated BT file transfer had already been noted prior to WP8′s official launch by hands on with WP8 devices that had this feature mentioned in the device. You can share Music/Documents/Pictures via Bluetooth to another Bluetooth (or NFC BT) capable device or use NFC-WiFi direct (P2P without the […]

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Rogers Canada to get Nokia Lumia 920 today

Rogers Canada to get Nokia Lumia 920 today

| October 30, 2012 | 24 Replies

As well as Nokia France (via PhoneHouse), Rogers Canada will be having the Nokia Lumia 920 on sale today. It’s noted only black will be available AT LAUNCH. I’m not sure if this will be the same arrangement as Nokia France who mentions the other colours coming next week. Source: MobileSyrup Cheers Stylinred for the […]

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