Author Archive: Aliqudsi

Hey, my name's Ali- Currently a fifth (and final) year Dental Student from Chicago; studying in Jordan. I love all sorts of gadgets almost as much as I love my cookies! Be sure to follow my Twitter handle @AliQudsi and Subcribe to my Youtube for the latest videos - no pressure. Thanks.

rss feed Facebook Twitter Google Plus Flickrr LinkedIn YouTube

Author's Website

Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

| August 19, 2014 | Reply

The lumia 630 is the first Dual sim Windows Phone from Nokia, and also the first official WP 8.1 device available, so here’s our review of it in under three minutes: Additional Viewing material: Lumia 630 boot speed and general performance test: Lumia 630 Gaming Performance Test: Lumia 630 Video quality test:  

Read More

Official File Manager for Windows Phone Released

Official File Manager for Windows Phone Released

| May 31, 2014 | 13 Replies

A quick heads up, as the file manger that was promised by Joe Belfiore ealrier this month in his AMA on reddit is now available to download in store. The file manager gives you access to content you’ve downloaded or transferred to your phone or Micro SD card, with the option to delete, move, copy […]

Read More

@evleaks: Lumia 530 Coming to T-Mobile; Codenamed “Rise”

@evleaks: Lumia 530 Coming to T-Mobile; Codenamed “Rise”

| May 23, 2014 | Reply

The ever trusty @evleaks just announced that the Lumia 530, code-named “Nokia Rise” will be launching on T-Mobile. The same network which was the first to adopt the Lumia 520 (as the 521) in the US; where it saw some huge success. Nokia Rise = Lumia 530 for T-Mobile USA — @evleaks (@evleaks) May 23, […]

Read More

What’s Next for MyNokiaBlog?

What’s Next for MyNokiaBlog?

| April 30, 2014 | 122 Replies

We’ve been reading a lot of comments suggesting what’s next for MNB; and that’s a difficult question to answer. We love the community that we’ve built here and all our dedicated readers; we take pride in being the go-to source for anything Nokia related, whether it’s a simple how-to guide, or a long rant about […]

Read More

Video: Rajeev Suri Addresses the World as CEO of Nokia

Video: Rajeev Suri Addresses the World as CEO of Nokia

| April 29, 2014 | 21 Replies

Rajeev Suri was just announced to be Nokia’s new CEO earlier this morning, here’s his video addressing the internet/world as the new head of Nokia. *Spoiler alert there’s no mention of devices* He basically mentions the forward plans of Nokia in terms of technologies, HERE and other sectors; and its relationship to customers consumers and […]

Read More

Nokia’s New CEO; Rajeev Suri Effective May 1st

Nokia’s New CEO; Rajeev Suri Effective May 1st

| April 29, 2014 | 65 Replies

Nokia have just released a press statement announcing that their new CEO is Rajeev Suri who previously headed the NSN division of Nokia (which is the most profitable part of it). Rajeev is also indian born, much like Microsoft’s own CEO Satya Nadella. *Sorry I have to run, final in thirty minutes! Espoo, Finland – Having […]

Read More

Nokia’s First Ad As Microsoft Mobile “Not Like EveryBody Else”

Nokia’s First Ad As Microsoft Mobile “Not Like EveryBody Else”

| April 28, 2014 | 38 Replies

Nokia have just uploaded their first ever ad as an official part of Microsoft, the ad is called “Not Like Everybody Else” check it out below: The ad revolves around being More colorful, and being different; which was one of Nokia’s first messages into the Lumia line. It also reminded me of this, one of […]

Read More

Rumored WP 8.1.1 Features: Includes Deeper Action Center Controls, Non-Beta Cortana and More

Rumored WP 8.1.1 Features: Includes Deeper Action Center Controls, Non-Beta Cortana and More

| April 26, 2014 | 20 Replies

Although WP 8.1 isn’t even out for the general public yet; and is still receiving some bug fixes and tweaks here and there; a user on reddit has listed what he claims is a changelog for an upcoming WP 8.1.1 Update (GDR 1 that Tom Warren mentioned perhaps?). The full rumored changelog is listed below, […]

Read More

Nokia and Lego’s Playful Banter on Twitter

Nokia and Lego’s Playful Banter on Twitter

| April 26, 2014 | 2 Replies

On a lighter side of things Nokia have been tweeting some playful stuff with the Lego twitter account, making the seen above Nokia death-star. It started with Microsoft tweeting about the new color options coming with the acquisition of Nokia and their colorful Lumias: Everything just became a lot #MoreColorful. Microsoft and Nokia Devices & […]

Read More

Nokia Branded Products To Live On (Lumias, Ashas and Xs)

Nokia Branded Products To Live On (Lumias, Ashas and Xs)

| April 25, 2014 | 18 Replies

Even though Nokia is now technically Microsoft Mobile it seems (as we heard before) that we will continue to see some Nokia branded mobile phones for some time to come. Confirmed by the Nokia twitter account today they mentioned that for “some-time” Nokia branded Lumias, Ashas and X’s will bear those marvelous five letters on their […]

Read More

Elop’s Open Letter: “From today onwards, the possibilities are endless. As now, we’re one”

Elop’s Open Letter: “From today onwards, the possibilities are endless. As now, we’re one”

| April 25, 2014 | 76 Replies

For those of you who blissfully had forgotten, today the Nokia_Microsoft deal official closed; here’s Elop’s open letter to everyone regarding what’s new. Six months ago, we announced our plans to bring the best of Microsoft and Nokia Devices and Services business together. Today is an exciting day as we join the Microsoft family, and take the […]

Read More

Video: Top 5 New Features in WP 8.1

Video: Top 5 New Features in WP 8.1

| April 24, 2014 | 27 Replies

With WP 8.1 being out for a while now as a developer preview (which is featured locked; so nothing new will be added, just bug fixes); here’s a look at our top 5 favorite features. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgLcOdcvzks&feature=youtu.be&a So those are my top 5 features? Did yours make the cut? If not list yours below.    

Read More

Video: How to Set Custom Notification Tones for Specific Apps in Window Phone

Video: How to Set Custom Notification Tones for Specific Apps in Window Phone

| April 22, 2014 | 8 Replies

With WP 8.1 bringing more controls to your notification center via Action center, one of the most important features for me was the inclusion of custom notifications per app under the settings. So below is a quick video tutorial showing how to change the notification tone for each app separately, which is a godsend feature […]

Read More

Nokia Deal to officially Close April 25th; Microsoft to Manage Nokia.Com and Social Networks

Nokia Deal to officially Close April 25th; Microsoft to Manage Nokia.Com and Social Networks

| April 21, 2014 | 150 Replies

The official Microsoft blog has just posted that the deal to acquire Nokia’s devices and services division will be completed on April 25th (4 days from now). Along with this deal Microsoft will also take control of “Nokia.Com” as well as manage the social networking sites (Official Twitters and Facebooks, as well as regional programs probably) for […]

Read More

Update Coming for Developer Preview to Fix 80188309 error

Update Coming for Developer Preview to Fix 80188309 error

| April 20, 2014 | 2 Replies

A user on the Microsoft blog has announced that they’re working on an update for the “80188309 ” error that some users have gotten which has prevented them from updating. Users who got this error were able to download the first part of the update but couldn’t download the second update which was the real […]

Read More