Archive for June 9th, 2013

At&t Increases Phone Subsidy Period on Contract From 20 months to 2 years

At&t Increases Phone Subsidy Period on Contract From 20 months to 2 years

| June 9, 2013 | 21 Replies

In a blog post today At&t announced that the new upgrade cycle for phones bought on contract will now become 24 months instead of the current 20; adding an extra 4 months of contract lock down. At&t was one of the first carriers to welcome Nokia back to the US with the lumia 900, 920 […]

Read More

WP8 UI concepts inspired from W8 + New Metro

WP8 UI concepts inspired from W8 + New Metro

| June 9, 2013 | 13 Replies

Here are some design concepts for WP8 brought over from W8. After hearing about the WP8.1 leaks, seeing various notification styles, mdtauk on TheVerge forums decided to put his own spin onto the WP designs.  Note above, like Peter’s concept, the notifications are brought up by opening the task switcher. Though there’s no panel to tap, the […]

Read More

ChinaClone: Nokia Lumia 920 with ‘Win8/Android”

ChinaClone: Nokia Lumia 920 with ‘Win8/Android”

| June 9, 2013 | 11 Replies

  Long time no see, ChinaClone of Nokia. This one is of the Nokia Lumia 920 (though more like 900 from the front) Memory Card up to: 8G Camera Pixels: 3.0-5.0MP Operation System: Android Display Size: 4.3 ROM: 256 Sim Card: Dual SIM RAM: 512M Network: GSM900 GSM1800 GSM1900 GSM850 Display Resolution: 640×480 Language: English Feature: Dual Sim Card http://www.dhgate.com/unclocked-920-n920-win8-smart-phone-mtk6515/p-ff8080813ecad333013eee615c502c4b.html It supposedly features a 2000mAh battery […]

Read More

MyDreamNokia #92: Nokia Lumia X Windows Phone Concept

MyDreamNokia #92: Nokia Lumia X Windows Phone Concept

| June 9, 2013 | 30 Replies

MDN #92 comes from Marcellus. It looks to be a very slim device. He mentions the specs being unrealistic but I’d say they’s kinda standard for 2013. A phone I made in a paint program to be the galaxy s4 rival. I named it the Lumia X as a play on the numeral 10 but […]

Read More

WP8 Blue eBay Nokia Lumia 920 recovered by MS

WP8 Blue eBay Nokia Lumia 920 recovered by MS

| June 9, 2013 | 46 Replies

The excitement yesterday over the leaked WP8 new firmware with such things the new notification centre and improved calendar view has been recovered by Microsoft. http://mynokiablog.com/2013/06/08/chinese-lumia-920-ships-with-new-firmware-brings-notifications-daily-calendar-view-close-background-tasks-and-much-more/ The temporary owner of the new WP8-Blue 920 from eBay will be reimbursed AND a new phone. TheVerge’s sources say that what we saw was WP8 Blue. Questions: When […]

Read More