Category: Press Release

Jolla confirms HERE for Sailfish location services; Details app strategy

Jolla confirms HERE for Sailfish location services; Details app strategy

| November 13, 2013 | 96 Replies

We saw that HERE is coming to Tizen and recently the T&C’s of the Jolla Developer Portal mentioned HERE for location services. Moments ago, Jolla officially confirmed via press release that Nokia’s HERE business will be powering location services on their Sailfish platform. Alongside this, they outlined that as part of their Android app compatibility solution, […]

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Press Release: Nokia Introduces the Lumia 925

Press Release: Nokia Introduces the Lumia 925

| May 14, 2013 | 157 Replies

New interpretation of world’s most innovative smartphone captures the best low light images London, UK – Nokia today introduced the Nokia Lumia 925, a new interpretation of its award-winning flagship, the Nokia Lumia 920. TheNokia Lumia 925 introduces a metal design and showcases the latest PureView camera innovation, new features and third party applications coming to the Nokia Lumia range. […]

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Nokia Lumia 720 arrives in Australia from April 4

Nokia Lumia 720 arrives in Australia from April 4

| April 2, 2013 | 13 Replies

Nokia Australia sent out a press release earlier today (sadly I was at uni so I couldn’t post it at the time) detailing their plans for the Lumia 720 to start being available from April 4. The handset will be sold at a Recommended Retail Price of AUD$429, (it is typically lower when it actually […]

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NokiaConv: Nokia 5AM-TH1N6 – World’s Most Innovative Microwave – Update: Wireless Charging model is on the roadmap

NokiaConv: Nokia 5AM-TH1N6 – World’s Most Innovative Microwave – Update: Wireless Charging model is on the roadmap

| April 1, 2013 | 25 Replies

Nokia conversations have just announced that the electronics manufacturer will release a Microwave in a tier way above that of its competitors. I can’t do the device justice, so read up on the official announcement below. What could we see next? We are delighted to announce a significant new extension to Nokia’s product offering with the […]

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Press Release: Nokia takes high-end innovation to new audiences at Mobile World Congress

Press Release: Nokia takes high-end innovation to new audiences at Mobile World Congress

| February 25, 2013 | 85 Replies

Nokia have published their official press release on the new devices and announcements that just came from their MWC 2013 keynote. Barcelona, Spain – Today at Mobile World Congress, Nokia announced plans to extend high-end innovations to more people in more markets. Four new devices bring innovation to new price points, while Nokia’s HERE location […]

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PressRelease: Nokia Lumia 620 coming to Australia Feb 22

PressRelease: Nokia Lumia 620 coming to Australia Feb 22

| February 7, 2013 | Reply

Nokia Australia announced the budget Windows Phone 8 device, the Nokia Lumia 620, will be coming to Australia later this month. Like the Lumia 820, the Lumia 620 has swappable coloured shells, however the shells are dual shot coloured, to make a range of colours. It also has a pretty cool effect when you look at the […]

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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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PressRelease: Verizon officially announce Nokia Lumia 822

PressRelease: Verizon officially announce Nokia Lumia 822

| October 29, 2012 | 32 Replies

With hours to go until the official launch of Windows Phone 8, Verzion Wireless has officially announced the much leaked, Nokia Lumia 822. Below is a video they have out together along with the full press release. Availability and pricing to come soon. Specs announced so far include an 8MP camera, 1.2MP FFC, 4.3″ screen, 1800 […]

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Nokia Q3 Results published: Losses across the board, Impressive Asha Sales

Nokia Q3 Results published: Losses across the board, Impressive Asha Sales

| October 18, 2012 | 534 Replies

Nokia released their Q3 results recently, showing losses across the board. It is an improvement compared to their Q2 results (comparing the operating profit between the quarters), which hopefully is a good indication of the future. Its a fairly lengthy report, but the main figures are easy to read; “6.3 Million Smart Devices” were sold […]

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Lumia 820/920 confirmed for Australia; Pricing and release date comes to Italy

Lumia 820/920 confirmed for Australia; Pricing and release date comes to Italy

| September 27, 2012 | 65 Replies

First up, I got emailed earlier today about the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 being confirmed for Australia. That is good news as the initial “availability map” (since removed) never included Australia. The Lumia 920 will be launched on Telstra, compatible with their new 4G network. The Lumia 820 will be available to “Vodafone and […]

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Viber: Voice Calls Exclusive to Lumia Phones; Also comes to Nokia S40, Symbian

Viber: Voice Calls Exclusive to Lumia Phones; Also comes to Nokia S40, Symbian

| September 11, 2012 | 36 Replies

WPCentral have posted up that Viber has announced they will bring Voice Calling to Windows Phone, exclusive to the Lumia range. This is another prime example of Nokia improving the WP experience for Lumia users. Although, I do think that having such exclusive apps and services does indeed cause fragmentation, but let’s not discuss that. […]

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Press Release: Nokia Music launched in USA

Press Release: Nokia Music launched in USA

| September 4, 2012 | 22 Replies

Quick post guys, Nokia Music has been launched in the USA. I thought it was already globally available, clearly, I was wrong. Here is the official press release below: Press Release: Nokia debuts free music streaming service in the USA NEW YORK, NY – Nokia today announced the launch of its free music streaming service […]

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Bridgestone Australia use Nokia Lumia 800 as company’s smartphone

Bridgestone Australia use Nokia Lumia 800 as company’s smartphone

| May 18, 2012 | 5 Replies

Part of the goodies bag I got from Lumia Lounge, included a Press Release from Nokia and Bridgestone Australia, one of the nations largest tyre brands. This release was to say that as of yesterday, the company “upgraded its smartphone fleet to 140 Nokia Lumia 800s”. Apparently, the devices had been trialled extensively by the […]

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Nokia Press: Patent Infringements and Carl Zeiss

Nokia Press: Patent Infringements and Carl Zeiss

Two things that have gone up recently at Nokia Press relate to patent infringements, and also the Carl Zeiss-Nokia partnership. First up, let’s look at the patent infringements. Nokia are claiming that HTC and Viewsonic have infringed on their patents in the US, and that HTC and RIM have infringed patents in Dusseldorf, Germany, with […]

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Mega Q&A session: Lumia/WP Production/Design, Maps, Entertainment & More

Mega Q&A session: Lumia/WP Production/Design, Maps, Entertainment & More

| March 3, 2012 | 37 Replies

Now that MWC is over (unfortunately) I had a chance to organize all the Q&A sessions we had with all the awesome Nokia guys; we had four in total, one with Damien Dinning about the 808 and it’s camera which I posted seperately, here we have 3 more Q&As about the Luima design, Nokia Maps/Transport and Nokia Entertainment. […]

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