Archive for December 7th, 2012

Lumia 920T and HTC8S Both Have Keep WiFi on When Locked Feature

Lumia 920T and HTC8S Both Have Keep WiFi on When Locked Feature

| December 7, 2012 | 35 Replies

One of the largest features that has been demanded by WP users and fans is  the ability to keep the WiFi activated on the device when the screen is locked. Interestingly this feature is also available on the HTC8S so it’s possible to assume that this is not an OEM addition, but an actual fix […]

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Whatsapp For WP8 On The Way; 6X Faster + New Emojii To Come

Whatsapp For WP8 On The Way; 6X Faster + New Emojii To Come

| December 7, 2012 | 14 Replies

Recently the Wp8 version of Whatsapp was pulled from the WP marketplace, leaving users a bit distraught; as Whatsapp has become a standard for messaging in most countries without unlimited texting plans. Therefore one of the folks at welovewp.hk emailed the developers team asking for an update, with which the replied that: The new update should […]

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Lumia 920 & 820 Pre-Orders in Malaysia Now Open; ($654 & $523)

Lumia 920 & 820 Pre-Orders in Malaysia Now Open; ($654 & $523)

| December 7, 2012 | 23 Replies

Nokia Malaysia’s Facebook page has just announced that starting tomorrow, both the Lumia 920 and 820 will be available to Pre-Order. The 920 is listed at RM1,999 ($654) and the 820 for RM1,599 ($523), unfortunately though there was no mention of when they will be available/delivered, but pre-orders are a good sign of progress, right? Edit: one of […]

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Microsoft Details the Magic Behind Windows Phone’s Amazing Keyboard

Microsoft Details the Magic Behind Windows Phone’s Amazing Keyboard

| December 7, 2012 | 22 Replies

Although I have yet to use WP8 the one aspect I haven’t heard any complaints about is the keyboard (keep in mind we’ve heard some ridiculous complaints such as “I can’t hold the phone in my hand for too long”). Of course if the WP8 keyboard is anything like WP7′s then it’s obvious why no-ones complaining. In a […]

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Ask Ziggy Now Available for WP8

Ask Ziggy Now Available for WP8

| December 7, 2012 | 3 Replies

The leading voice control app for Windows Phone, Ask Ziggy has been updated to support WP8, bringing with it alongside some bug fixes a new Speech to text option. In all honestly I was disappointed with Microsoft’s offerings regarding voice control in WP8, I know that there will be future updates but I was really hoping for offline voice dictation and […]

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Skype Finally Officially Available for 808 PureView and Other Symbian Devices

Skype Finally Officially Available for 808 PureView and Other Symbian Devices

| December 7, 2012 | 67 Replies

Quick update since I’m so excited about this, Skype has finally been pushed out for Belle FP1/FP2 devices including the wonderful 808 Pureview. So far the app looks like the old one did, will let you know if I spot anything new. Download from the link below: http://store.ovi.com/content/20924/download Thanks for the tip stephenquin58

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Lumia 822 Listed for 1 Cent on Amazon Wireless

Lumia 822 Listed for 1 Cent on Amazon Wireless

| December 7, 2012 | 1 Reply

Following both the Lumia 820 and the 920 the 822 from Verizon has been cut down to 1 cent on Amazon Wireless. The new discount is a huge relief from the previous quite expensive $150 price tag, hopefully this will help move a couple more units.. Links: Black: Nokia 822 4G Windows Phone, Black (Verizon Wireless) […]

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NokConv: TweetSender – Another Reason to Follow Nokia on Twitter #FF @Nokia – DMs for new apps and software updates

NokConv: TweetSender – Another Reason to Follow Nokia on Twitter #FF @Nokia – DMs for new apps and software updates

| December 7, 2012 | 2 Replies

For all those who follow @Nokia on twitter, Nokia have come up with something for you. If you haven’t, here’s more reason to. It’s called TweetSender   If you’re a Nokia phone user who follows us on Twitter you probably want to find out about the latest updates, apps etc. for your Nokia phone, but tweets are […]

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CNET’s 2012 Holiday Gift Guide puts Nokia Lumia 920 as #1 Best High end Smartphone

CNET’s 2012 Holiday Gift Guide puts Nokia Lumia 920 as #1 Best High end Smartphone

| December 7, 2012 | 23 Replies

The most powerful, feature rich Windows Phone according to CNET. Heavy and thick? Not at all :p  In the best high end smartphone category we meet the innovative Nokia Lumia 920. http://reviews.cnet.com/holiday-gift-guide/cellphones-smartphones/top-4g-smartphones/ The prelude to the busy holiday season means one thing: companies are sending out their biggest, baddest smartphones all at once. Here’s CNET’s […]

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