@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!
A reddit post today on r/WindowsPhone details some changes reportedly coming in a Whatsapp for WP update that’s arriving “very soon”. The rumored update reportedly comes with the following changes Share a precise location Add captions to photos and videos Crop and rotate photos – archive chats and groups Better support for phones with high-resolution screens and […]
The first time I saw software stabilisation in action was quite a few years ago. I believe it was a clip by James Burland and it showed a before and after file, frame by frame a jittery image was composed into something significantly more (giving that feeling that the viewfinder was the one moving, whilst […]
Jolla’s Sailfish phone is new to Indian shores. How are they receiving it? Times of India question whether it’s a good alternative to Android in their review. Design wise, they see some cues from Nokia’s N9. To TOI, it looks a little thick, especially when viewed from the sides it appears like two slim phones […]
Finnish Prime Minister: Apple to blame for demise of Finland’s two biggest industries and economic downturn?
On Friday S&P downgraded Finland to AA+ from AAA. According to CNBC, Finland’s Prime Minister suggested that Apple could be to blame for the demise of Finland’s two biggest industries: Nokia through iPhone and the paper industry with iPad. But he says they’ll make a comeback. A little bit paradoxically I guess one could say that the […]
Nokia’s HERE is seen on the latest cars in Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris. A whopping 50 out of the 62 new car systems are powered by HERE, from Audi TT Roadster, to the Mercedes AMG GT! http://360.here.com/2014/10/10/photostory-graces-worlds-best-new-cars-mondial/ Check out the Volvo XC90′s panel. It’s like the whopping tablet thing in the Tesla Model S. […]
From NASA, to Nokia, medical equipment and other places precision optics is expected, ZEISS is highly renowned. There’s reports that they’ll also be bringing out a virtual reality headset and for a more affordable 99 USD. However, it’s essentially a fancy Google Cardboard slot for a smartphone. It’s currently only compatible with the 4.7″ iPhone […]
One thing worrying a lot of people interested in the Lumia 730/735 is the way it performs in day to day tasks. Although the Lumia 735/730 has 1 GB of ram (clocked at 1.2 Ghz) it’s paired with a relatively dated Snapdragon 400 processor; meaning that although it can run all the apps in the store, […]
Over on geekongadets, as part of our review of the Lumia 730/735 we’ve done an extensive review of the camera performance. Given that the Lumia 730/735′s main selling point is the selfie camera aimed at the social networking generation it must be good right? Check out the video samples of both camera below, and follow […]
Here’s a chance to win yourself a JOLLA Phone. http://blog.snapdeal.com/tweet-best-feature-jolla-smartphone/ Tweet the best feature of Jolla Phone. I think there are some pre-picked options. It’s basically a ‘follow snapdeal’ thing. 1. Entries open till 14th October 2014.2. Winners will be notified on Twitter3. You have to follow the official Snapdeal handle https://twitter.com/snapdeal4. By participating […]
This seemed the inevitable but we can never take obviously common sense things for granted at Microsoft. Minecraft Pocket Edition spotted on the Nokia Lumia 630. Nice to see that from the get go, 512MB appears to be supported. Tommaso is “Currently working on Minecraft Pocket Edition @MojangTeam“. Additional tweets from Tomaso says that they started working on […]
Witnessed by German and Chinese government leaders at Sino-German Economic Forum in Berlin Nokia Networks further strengthens its TD-LTE footprint in Chinese wireless equipment market Berlin, Germany – Nokia Networks and China Mobile today announced a framework agreement for mobile communication equipment and services valued at 970 million USD (760 million euros). The agreement was […]
Standing at 1 metre tall, this 3D printed contraption uses a Nokia Lumia 1020 to gaze up at the sky. If you’ve got a 3D Printer, you could print your own too. The Open Space Agency (OSA) and Microsoft have teamed up to create a prototype of an amazing 3D printed observatory called the ‘Ultrascope’ […]
It’s an age old question but obviously still something on people’s minds. What if Nokia had gone Android? CNET’s ‘Adventures in Tech’ says that Nokia’s one of those companies you had g They try to reimagine what Nokia’s first Android would have been like, suggesting high end industrial design akin to the N9. There’s also a powerful […]