Category: aPPLE

Nokia Takes Another Dig at Apple, After Apple Maps Tells Users to Drive Across an Airport Runway

Nokia Takes Another Dig at Apple, After Apple Maps Tells Users to Drive Across an Airport Runway

| September 26, 2013 | 17 Replies

Nokia’s twitter account has pushed out some great digs/cheekiness at their competitors ever now and then, recently taking a dig at the 5C’s colorful copying; which went viral becoming one of the most RTed product tweets ever. Now they’re at it again, earlier today a story hit the news that Apple maps was directing users to drive across […]

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Opinion: Why Nokia Should NOT Release a Tablet….Yet.

Opinion: Why Nokia Should NOT Release a Tablet….Yet.

| February 4, 2013 | 87 Replies

We’ve heard plenty of rumors about a Nokia tablet coming soon; with most mouths pointing to this month at MWC. Without beating around the bush, I DON’T think Nokia should release a tablet just yet. Not that I wouldn’t absolutely love one (heck I’m dying for one!) but looking at it from a marketshare/profit point of view I can’t see it […]

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First iPhone 5S/6 Mock-Up Concept Looks Like a Blatant Lumia Rip-Off

First iPhone 5S/6 Mock-Up Concept Looks Like a Blatant Lumia Rip-Off

| January 6, 2013 | 25 Replies

At first when I saw this picture I thought “who on earth tried photoshopping MacOS onto one of our DreamNokia designs , turns out this is one designers concept of what the iPhone 6 should look like (stress on the fact that it’s a fan made design and probably not official). Still this design above looks WAY […]

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News Roundup: Google Says no WP Apps, Dell Quits Smartphones, Smasung ATVI S Goes on Sale & More…

News Roundup: Google Says no WP Apps, Dell Quits Smartphones, Smasung ATVI S Goes on Sale & More…

| December 17, 2012 | 56 Replies

Occasionally we need to take a break from Nokia dedicated news and take a look at what else is happening in the mobile world; after all ignoring the competition is partially what got Nokia in the hole it’s been in for the past few years. So hears a mini-roundup of related news to both Nokia […]

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Video: Size Comparison Lumia 920 Vs. 808 Pureview, iPhone 4/4s, Lumia 900, Lumia 800/N9,

Video: Size Comparison Lumia 920 Vs. 808 Pureview, iPhone 4/4s, Lumia 900, Lumia 800/N9,

| December 17, 2012 | 21 Replies

The Lumia 920 is an interesting device, not just from the innovation on the outside, but from some of the design choices made in the device itself, the screen for example is .2″ larger than the Lumia 900, yet they’re both the same size. The camera is light years ahead of the N9/800/900 yet the […]

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Lumia 920T Outselling iPhone 5 On Amazon China

Lumia 920T Outselling iPhone 5 On Amazon China

| December 16, 2012 | 39 Replies

One of Nokia’s largest victories this month has been the fact that it beat out the iPhone for the number one spot on China Mobile, which is the largest carrier IN THE WORLD (say that in Jeremy Clarkson’s Voice). Now that both the iPhone 5 and the Lumia 920 are on sale through Amazon China […]

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Apple Ruled To Be In Violation of 3 Nokia Patents

Apple Ruled To Be In Violation of 3 Nokia Patents

| December 14, 2012 | 36 Replies

In a recent patent ruling that Nokia & Sony held jointly against Apple; the court has ruled that Apple has infringed on all 3 patents that went to court (of an original 14 said violations). The patents include camera phones and call handling/rejections. There is no official word on a settlement price yet, but it’s possible to […]

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Apple Tries To Patent Wireless Charging as Its Own Invention

Apple Tries To Patent Wireless Charging as Its Own Invention

| December 3, 2012 | 43 Replies

You can count on Apple to try and patent everything that moves, which apparently also includes electricity. Apple’s latest claim to court is that it has improved on Wireless charging and should therefore be awarded a patent for its new charging method. Apple’s charging technique claims to use magnetic resonance to be able to charge devices […]

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Video: Here Maps for iOS Vs. WP/Lumia 900

Video: Here Maps for iOS Vs. WP/Lumia 900

| November 20, 2012 | 15 Replies

Here’s a brief look at Here/Nokia maps on iOS vs. the “optimal Mapping experience” on WP: As a quick recap the main advantages of a WP/Lumia device (WP8) are: Maps are loaded on the devices themselves, accessible by all apps; leading to smoother loadings and data savings iOS/Android only have turn by turn navigation for […]

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Nokia releases HERE Maps for iOS

Nokia releases HERE Maps for iOS

| November 20, 2012 | 97 Replies

Quick post. Nokia (or should I say HERE) have release HERE Maps for iOS. The iTunes store description is as follows: HERE Maps helps you feel like a local anywhere you go. See where you are, search and discover nearby places, and get a feel for the place. Collect places to remember or for later […]

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Exclusive: Q&A With Nokia’s Mapping Team on “Here”, iOS/Android Apps, City lens, WP8 and Much Much More

Exclusive: Q&A With Nokia’s Mapping Team on “Here”, iOS/Android Apps, City lens, WP8 and Much Much More

| November 14, 2012 | 70 Replies

Earlier today we had a chance to chat with Nokia’s Mapping team regarding yesterday’s launch of the newly branded location service “here”; check out what they had to say down below, but most importantly a small note to anyone who was wondering about bringing Nokia’s services to its competitors: One very important note, a lot […]

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Nokia Taking HTC to Court With 32 Alleged Infringements

Nokia Taking HTC to Court With 32 Alleged Infringements

| November 13, 2012 | 43 Replies

It’s no secret that Nokia have a very large wealth of patents under their belt, in fact some say that Nokias patent portfolios worth more than the actual Smartphone business. Regardless Nokia have never been overly aggressive with their patents, usually preferring to settle with who-ever chooses to infringe on them, rather than risk long and expensive court trials. The […]

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Discuss: At&t Vs. Microsoft Store; Which is Better for Nokia

Discuss: At&t Vs. Microsoft Store; Which is Better for Nokia

| November 11, 2012 | 36 Replies

Earlier today a mini debate was sparked on twitter when I tweeted that Microsoft Stores were probably more effective at selling the new Lumia devices than the At&t stores:   MSFT stores will be the real factor in selling 920s, At&t employees are kind of clueless. — Ali Al-Qudsi (@AliQudsi) November 11, 2012 The reasoning […]

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First Ever Instagram Client for N9 “Instago”

First Ever Instagram Client for N9 “Instago”

| November 6, 2012 | 58 Replies

It would seem the Meego community doesn’t like being left out of anything; either that or when they hear an app developer say “No, we don’t have any plans at the moment” that translates into “I dare you to do it yourself”. Either way we should all be thankful for the skilled guys out the who are clever and savvy enough […]

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Nokia No Longer In Top 5 SmartPhone Manufacturers

Nokia No Longer In Top 5 SmartPhone Manufacturers

| October 27, 2012 | 175 Replies

It was less than a year ago that Samsung outsold Nokia and became the world’s largest MOBILE PHONE (Not only smartphone) manufacturer; after which Nokia slowly started sliding further and further down the line. as of this week Nokia are no longer part of the top 5 Smartphone manufacturers (but are still 2nd place to Samsung in total phone […]

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