Archive for January 11th, 2013

My Issues With Windows Phone 8- One Month On

My Issues With Windows Phone 8- One Month On

| January 11, 2013 | 226 Replies

I’ve just realized that today marks exactly one month with my Lumia 920, happy anniversary.  With the time I’ve spent with my 920 I completely love it, the design is beautiful (as always), the minor build quality issues that were present in previous version have been rethought (specifically the metal plating around the camera on the back of the phone). But on a software […]

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GoPro to launch app for WP8

GoPro to launch app for WP8

| January 11, 2013 | 10 Replies

If you follow the whole app story around Windows Phone the most heard argument is the lack of premium apps from large companies, like Instagram. This isn’t news about them finally releasing an app for WP but it is about GoPro getting ready to launch an app for Windows Phone 8. It’s hard to not […]

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“Network +” Update for WP8 Available

“Network +” Update for WP8 Available

| January 11, 2013 | 7 Replies

I just got an update on my 920 called “Network+” which  brings “additional settings to ensure you get the most from your mobile network and your phone” . I’m not sure exactly what’s new besides the name change from “Call + SMS settings” to “Network +”, possibly more text language support? Anyways on a side note it is […]

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Chat With Juha Alakarhu; Nokia’s PureView Magician

Chat With Juha Alakarhu; Nokia’s PureView Magician

| January 11, 2013 | 66 Replies

Although a lot of people seemed to have linked Pureview and Nokia imaging to Damien Dinning (who joined Jaguar late last year) there’s a whole lot more to Nokia’s imaging team. WPC had a sitdown with Juha Alakarhu at CES and chatted about PureView and the 920 and others; below are some of the interesting points that were […]

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Swype Beta For S^3 & S60 Updated at Beta Labs

Swype Beta For S^3 & S60 Updated at Beta Labs

| January 11, 2013 | 11 Replies

Swype was definitely my favorite way to enter text in Symbian (until it was never updated to show your text box while typing); but for those faithful to swype will be glad to hear that the beta version at the Nokia beta labs has just received an update. Hey there Symbian users. We’ve made a small patch for those of you […]

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Videos: Nokia India Lumia 920 Launch (plus Lumia 820) + 620 hands on

Videos: Nokia India Lumia 920 Launch (plus Lumia 820) + 620 hands on

| January 11, 2013 | 24 Replies

      CJ attended and recorded the launch for the Nokia Lumia 920 (as well as 820/620). It’s in two parts and about an hour long. There’s also a Nokia Lumia 620 hands on by Clinton Jeff· of unleashthephones.com  

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Video: Quadrocopter Nokia Lumia 920 launch (vs SGSIII)

Video: Quadrocopter Nokia Lumia 920 launch (vs SGSIII)

| January 11, 2013 | 11 Replies

  The first video this morning comes from the Nokia Lumia 920 launch in India. It shows off the Nokia Lumia 920 on a Quadrocopter against the SGSIII. The result is played back, with the obvious winner going to the optically stabilised Nokia. by TheHandheldBlog·

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