Archive for June 28th, 2013

@Evleaks Unmasked; the Man Behind Nokia’s Biggest Leaks

@Evleaks Unmasked; the Man Behind Nokia’s Biggest Leaks

| June 28, 2013 | 63 Replies

In a bit of a surprise move today, the infamous @evleaks whom we can all associate with some of Nokia’s biggest leaks in the past year; notably the 920, 820 then the 720, 520 and 501 plus a slew of other phones from competing manufacturers decided to reveal his true identity. *Drum roll* Evan Blass, […]

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App Sneak Peek: Vixl; Instagram like Filtered Videos for Windows Phone

App Sneak Peek: Vixl; Instagram like Filtered Videos for Windows Phone

| June 28, 2013 | 2 Replies

A couple days ago we clued you in on an upcoming app for Windows Phone called Vixl, which allows you to add filters effects to your videos (while shooting) – very similar to the premise of Instagram video. Well check out a video demo of the app below (in beta phase) and let us know what you […]

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Lumiappdates: SkyDrive, Jetpack Joydride, MyFitnessPal, Indigo, Angry Birds and Marblie

Lumiappdates: SkyDrive, Jetpack Joydride, MyFitnessPal, Indigo, Angry Birds and Marblie

| June 28, 2013 | Reply

  Fresh new set of updates:  SkyDrive, v3.0.2 – bug fixes Jetpack Joydride,   v1.1.0.0 MyFitnessPal,  v2.0.0.0 Indigo – v1.0.40.0 – Automatically opens mic and starts listening if more info is required. Angry Birds v1.5.2.4 Marblie 1.3.1.0

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The $20 Nokia 105 Brings in 29% Profit Back to Nokia

The $20 Nokia 105 Brings in 29% Profit Back to Nokia

| June 28, 2013 | 21 Replies

One of the ground breaking devices in terms of Nokia’s strategy to “connect the next billion” announced last February at MWC has just become that much more interesting. Although the device is already carrying a dirt cheap suggested retail price of $20 it actually only costs $14.20 to get out the door, which amounts to […]

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Video: Unboxing of the White Nokia Lumia 925 and dual camera rig – Recorded on the Nokia Lumia 920

Video: Unboxing of the White Nokia Lumia 925 and dual camera rig – Recorded on the Nokia Lumia 920

| June 28, 2013 | 7 Replies

  As promised, here’s my unboxing of the Nokia Lumia 925 – filmed with the Nokia Lumia 920. Box contents are as usual, earphones (white) and two part plug (black) The only real addition is that the tray it’s in has a recessed portion for the camera of the 925. Part of the rig attachments […]

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LumiAppDates: SkyDrive, JetPack Joyride, Angry Birds Space, Ruzzle and More

LumiAppDates: SkyDrive, JetPack Joyride, Angry Birds Space, Ruzzle and More

| June 28, 2013 | Reply

Some nice big name updates today, including the official skydrive app (bug fixes only) and two big Xbox Live names, JetPack Joyride and Angry birds Space. Also updated is the super cool word hunting game “Ruzzle” and Pop Icon Quiz (which is one of those games that you download but never play).  

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Gallery: Ice White Nokia Lumia 925

Gallery: Ice White Nokia Lumia 925

| June 28, 2013 | 19 Replies

Phew, a bit more coursework done Whilst the unboxing is rendering, here’s the a quick gallery of the Nokia Lumia 925 in white.

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Blackberry quarterly results don’t appear to be a big threat to Nokia

Blackberry quarterly results don’t appear to be a big threat to Nokia

| June 28, 2013 | 142 Replies

Today Blackberry announced its quarterly results for the first quarter of the 2014 fiscal year. Normally I’m not that interested in what the competition does in terms of devices shipped, I care far more about the experience they deliver in both the hardware they sell and after sales. Hence I chose Nokia. This time it […]

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Video: Nokia Asha 501 Unboxing!

Video: Nokia Asha 501 Unboxing!

| June 28, 2013 | 10 Replies

Check it out, it’s the first unboxing of the Nokia Asha 501! The first Asha handset to feature the new Asha Platform, a very N9-SWIPE-UI like device. NokiaGang Channel Thanks Gino for the tip!

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Nokia’s New High Resolution Aerial Maps covering 90% global landmass coming to smartphones too #Satellite

Nokia’s New High Resolution Aerial Maps covering 90% global landmass coming to smartphones too #Satellite

| June 28, 2013 | 14 Replies

Nokia have announced that they’ve got some updated Aerial overhead maps that covers 90% of global landmass. The key thing is that this is said to be coming to smartphones too (hey Nokia Maps 3D :/). It’s apparently starting with United States, Western Europe and South Africa, which make up 14 million of km2 of land area. […]

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Flipboard, Mint App and Push to Talk VOXER coming to WP8

Flipboard, Mint App and Push to Talk VOXER coming to WP8

| June 28, 2013 | 3 Replies

A couple of headlines at reddit show that Flipboard and Mint are coming to WP8. Also coming according to NokConv is Push to Talk VOXER. http://conversations.nokia.com/2013/06/27/push-to-talk-app-voxer-for-windows-phone-debuts-at-build/ I remember them ‘ancient’ Nokia devices having this Push to Talk feature. I never did get around to using it as I think it needed to be network supported. […]

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Video: Nokia FastLane – Nokia Asha 501 – favourites just a SWIPE away

Video: Nokia FastLane – Nokia Asha 501 – favourites just a SWIPE away

| June 28, 2013 | 6 Replies

Here’s a nice 2 minute promo for the Nokia Asha 501, this time all about that ‘Fast Lane’. Nokia’s new Fastlane interface puts everything you love just a swipe away. It lets you jump to your favourite apps, update social media and play games and music with just a swipe. See everything it can do […]

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