Archive for January 18th, 2013

Why Are Windows Phone Adopters Going with Devices other Than Nokias?

Why Are Windows Phone Adopters Going with Devices other Than Nokias?

| January 18, 2013 | 97 Replies

When it comes to Windows Phone OEMs Nokia have a clear advantage in terms of software (crazy amount of exclusive apps, Nokia Drive, Cinemagraph etc.) and some of the coolest hardware innovations out there (Pureview, Puremotion, Super sensitive touch etc.); it always seemed like a done deal to me that anyone who considered Windows Phone would instinctively go for […]

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Lumia Tip: Instantly Install Apps/Games on Your Lumia Wirelessly Via PC

Lumia Tip: Instantly Install Apps/Games on Your Lumia Wirelessly Via PC

| January 18, 2013 | 29 Replies

Here’s a cool feature I just discovered on my 920 (it’s possibly available for WP7.X devices as well); using WindowsPhone.com while signed in allows you to remotely install apps on your Windows Phone device without even unlocking the phone.  This feature is great for the lazy ones of us (likes your truly) or when you […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 820, JBL Play Up and Wireless Charging Plate unboxing

Video: Nokia Lumia 820, JBL Play Up and Wireless Charging Plate unboxing

| January 18, 2013 | 5 Replies

Here’s a quick unboxing filmed before lectures. It’s a Nokia Lumia 820 in yellow, along with the charging plate (I thought it might have been the stand, but worth seeing again) and the Nokia JBL PlayUp speakers. Thanks to Nokia Connects for sending us these to trial. I had to make a quick addition at […]

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Lumia 920 Utterly Demolished by Steel Hammer; Makes Nokia Proud

Lumia 920 Utterly Demolished by Steel Hammer; Makes Nokia Proud

| January 18, 2013 | 22 Replies

The video below is a no-nosense demoltion of the Lumia 920; no matter what field of work you’re in it’s very unlikely you’ll be dropping a 2KG steel hammer on your screen-up defenseless lumia 920. Regardless for those that are interested check out the video below where interestingly the 920 survives the first blow and remains fully […]

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Video: How To Remove back cover on your Nokia Lumia 820 (Filmed on Nokia Lumia 920)

Video: How To Remove back cover on your Nokia Lumia 820 (Filmed on Nokia Lumia 920)

| January 18, 2013 | 9 Replies

Whilst my inexorably slow computer gets around to rendering my unboxing of the Nokia Lumia 820 and accessories, here’s a video to show how to remove the back cover. The Nokia Lumia 820 feels really solid, like the battery is almost sealed in. It doesn’t look like the back cover should come off, but as […]

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Nokia Releases 3D Printing Templates for Lumia 820 Shells; Allows You To Print Your Own Custom Shell

Nokia Releases 3D Printing Templates for Lumia 820 Shells; Allows You To Print Your Own Custom Shell

| January 18, 2013 | 21 Replies

3-D printing is pretty cool; and Nokia have just made it even cooler by releasing the template, specs and materials for any 3D printer user to print his own Lumia 820 shell/case. Effectively anyone with access to a 3D printer can make their own Lumia 820 shell in their favorite color, material; along with whatever […]

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Camera Experts, DPReview Connect takes the Nokia Lumia 920 for a spin.

Camera Experts, DPReview Connect takes the Nokia Lumia 920 for a spin.

| January 18, 2013 | 10 Replies

  Looking at mobile photography, DPReview Connect takes a look at the Nokia Lumia 920 with PureView, said to be a very ‘capable’ camera. http://connect.dpreview.com/post/9128863653/nokia-lumia-920-camera-review-first-look What we like: Optical image stabilization enables blur-free slow shutter speeds Dedicated two-stage shutter button Wide field of view Flexible choice of aspect ratio OIS steadies video shooting Great screen […]

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Nokia Lumia 920 appears in Pepsi Promo (Mexico) suggests Feb 28th Arrival?

Nokia Lumia 920 appears in Pepsi Promo (Mexico) suggests Feb 28th Arrival?

| January 18, 2013 | 4 Replies

Got this twitpic’d by Eric, and as you can see above, the Nokia Lumia 920 appears on a Pepsi promo page for Mexico. The promo seems to last until Feb 28th. Could the 920 arrive in Mexico by that date? Possibly it might appear earlier, or actually later depending on when the prize would be […]

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Video: Android Bubble Lockscreen on Nokia Belle Devices Via Bubble Unlock

Video: Android Bubble Lockscreen on Nokia Belle Devices Via Bubble Unlock

| January 18, 2013 | 5 Replies

Nokia bubble was perhaps one of the coolest betas to ever grace any device, unfortunately it is no longer available (officially that is); and worse yet the concept of Nokia bubbles was implemented into the Android lock screen becoming one of many Android users favorite feature. BubbleUnlock is free app for Nokia Belle devices that brings the android unlock screen interface […]

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