JacksGap is a YouTube channel of Jack and his twin brother Finn. They’ve come a long way from their first YouTube videos and now have partnered with Skype to produce this professional looking documentary video with Danielle Turano, a violinist and violin teacher in New York. http://jacksgap.com/the-violinist/ Good job by the Skype team. This is […]
HERE for Android launched initially as an exclusive on Samsung. Now you can get it for other Android smartphones too. Pino says they’ve learnt quite a bit from the feedback and are fixing some things based on that, including a cache cleaner that kept on deleting voice navigation. HERE are some instructions on side loading to […]
In the ever continuing transition away from Nokia and more towards Microsoft/Lumia, the facebook pages are also changing. This includes the global nokia page as well as the local ones. Those involved with the pages will remain the same. The email said to wait until official announcement but Nokia France has already indicated this change […]
I’m not quite sure what’s happening – I think it’s a promo for the LTE 830/930. What’s the racing game for xbone that they’re playing that seems to have a companion part on windowsphone? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVxf1U3pXd4
TheVerge reports that the WindowsPhone version of Skype gets a drawing feature. This lets you annotate maps, photos or a blank canvas and send the results over skype. It’s likely to appear on other platforms, but it’s just interesting to see Microsoft put something on their WP version of skype first. There’s also HD screen […]
There’s plenty of reports everywhere that Microsoft will be releasing a smartwatch in a few weeks time. Forbes says that Microsoft’s watch will have a 2 day battery life which if true puts it above the pack that requires a daily charge. What angle would MS go for? Microsoft has a lot of history in […]
The high intensity, visually stunning Modern Combat 5 is slashed in price by 50%. At the UK store it’s just £2.29, cheaper than MC4. http://www.windowsphone.com/s?appid=21ed995b-239d-4ffe-b352-76fc11cd940c Via: Reddit
According to the screenshot posteat the source below, following Lumia Denim may be a shade of green: Lumia Emerald. This might still be part of Windows Phone 8.1 as no news of 10 for phones has been announced yet. Source Cheers Alvester for the tip!
Over at GeekonGadgets we’ve published our full review of the Lumia 735 (and in turn essentially the Lumia 730 as well); so here’s a quick summary of what we thought about it, as well as the full video review. In short: Should I buy this phone? Yes… yes you should. Read the full review, along […]
Collegehumor has WindowsPhone Users in its scope and writes the 8 best things about being a WP user. Whilst it does poke fun, some bits are funny, particularly number 2. Due to the rarity, you tend to stick together. Online at least. It would be a bit weird to do so in public (and there’s […]
There’s a growing backlash towards ‘free’ or ‘cheap’ games that claw back the value through what is essentially pay to win in app purchases. According to gamespot, Halo: Spartan Strike will be avoiding these microtransactions, coming it at $6. Yes a bit pricey but if the title is anything like Spartan Assault then I felt […]
NokNok compares the Nokia Lumia 930 against the new Nokia Lumia 830. Both looking very similar, with the 830 being the slimmer, more toned version. Although the camera looks bigger on the 830, it’s the 930 with the 20MP Dual LED camera vs the 10MP single LED in the 830. The 830 has GLANCE and […]
Microsoft has shared this promo – an attempt of showing how to win from ‘home’ with the productivity suites built in to Lumia. It’s in a style of a sporty competition I guess. To me it came out forced and I was left cringing. The thing about ‘creating’ a Word resume…come on guys, the […]
@Evleaks or now Evan Blass tweets today that the rumoured Nokia Lumia 1525 (a 1520 but more powerful) and a Surface Mini was actually made up by TK’s wife that posed as an exec so we can disregard them all. PSA: Many of my MSFT leaks — 1525, Nokia by MSFT, Surface mini summer — […]
If 5″ 720p wasn’t sparse enough, here’s a 5″ display with 540×960 in the latest of the upcoming affordable lumias. Well, the Galaxy Grande had a 5″ 480×800 screen. Dimensions wise, supposedly its 139.9 x 71.1mm. Source: Source 1 • Source 2 | Via Via: GSMArena Cheers Alvester for the tip!