Archive for December 27th, 2012

MyDreamNokia Mash-up: Which Do You Prefer

MyDreamNokia Mash-up: Which Do You Prefer

| December 27, 2012 | 39 Replies

We’ve seen some brilliant MyDreamNokia concepts in the past, many by our very own reader Edgar Mkrtchyan; well Edgar has created a sort of mashup of all his dream Nokias and fit them into one image, along with one simple question; which do YOU prefer? Perhaps the Lumia 1002 Phablet phone? Which comes with a monster […]

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Nokia Update Brings Sleeping Screen To Lumias!

Nokia Update Brings Sleeping Screen To Lumias!

| December 27, 2012 | 67 Replies

Earlier today we reported that a new update was available for something called “Nokia Accessories”; at the time we had no idea what it actually did. But apparently the latest update brings the much loved and wanted feature of sleeping screens to Windows Phone. For those who haven’t used a S^3 device or an N9, […]

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Changes noticed in “Portico” Update

Changes noticed in “Portico” Update

| December 27, 2012 | 8 Replies

So I have been playing around with the new WP8 update for a while on my Lumia 820 and here are the changes I have been able to notice/confirm. MS Updates Reject calls with Text Keep Wi-Fi on Drafts in messaging Delete Selected IE history Manually download images in IE (good for data restricted users) […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 920 Video Stabilization Tested Against HTC 8X

Video: Nokia Lumia 920 Video Stabilization Tested Against HTC 8X

| December 27, 2012 | 7 Replies

  Looking at this video, you’d think they might have been shot at different times. Whilst the Nokia Lumia 920 strolls smoothly along the ocean, the HTC FauxLumia 8X looks like it’s crashing about in a storm. I am surprised however that in the video description they say the 8X beats the Lumia 920′s audio. […]

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Nokia “Accessories” Update Available for WP8 Devices

Nokia “Accessories” Update Available for WP8 Devices

| December 27, 2012 | 13 Replies

I just got an update on my 920 for something called “Nokia Accessories”. Apparently the new update brings the ability to monitor battery status and other settings when the device connects to a compatible charger (Fatboy pillow, PowerUp speakers etc.)..

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Growth for Nokia’s S40, Symbian, WP according to statcounter as Apple declines?

Growth for Nokia’s S40, Symbian, WP according to statcounter as Apple declines?

| December 27, 2012 | 125 Replies

  The growth of Nokia is tied closely to the growth of Lumia and Asha. Lumia at the high end, which may also to give a halo effect to more budget friendly Asha. Surur over at WMPU recognises the importance of Nokia to WP and has been looking closely at statcounter data over the past […]

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More “Portico” updates variants for Lumia 820 & 920 appear on Navifirm

More “Portico” updates variants for Lumia 820 & 920 appear on Navifirm

| December 27, 2012 | 15 Replies

Last week, the Lumia 820 and 920 US handsets recieved “Portico” update for WP8. I just took a look on Navifirm, and what do you know, it seems we have a Christmas surprise. There are tonnes of firmwares now available, so hopefully this means most if not all devices will be receiving an update shortly. […]

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