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Lumia 940 clear render

Lumia 940 clear render

| June 16, 2015 | 3 Replies

Anytime there’s a leaked device, PhoneDesigner over on facebook creates impressive renders that are almost always what the final design looks like. Based on @evleaks’ blurred leak, we get this. A modest hump triple LED camera. This older concept was probably just based on the leaked info alone. Below is more 1520/925 like vs the […]

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Concept: Lumia 740

Concept: Lumia 740

| June 16, 2015 | 8 Replies

A very realistic concept in terms of design and specs: 5″ AMOLED 1080p Octacore 64bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 13MP Rear, Zeiss 8MP Wide front selfie 2650mAh Source: MicrosoftLovers Cheers Stephen Olli Kallasvuo for the tip! Advertisements

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Sailfish OS Update: Aaslakkajärvi #jolla

Sailfish OS Update: Aaslakkajärvi #jolla

| June 15, 2015 | 9 Replies

Jolla tweeted again about the latest update to Sailfish OS, and it’s called Aaslakkajärvi. There are quite a few new changes, features and bug fixes. The prominent ones are summarised below but the full changelog can be viewed here. Browser: private browsing mode is now available. Choose ‘Private browsing’ in the pulldown menu of the tab […]

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Triple LED Lumia Leaked! Flagship Lumia Cityman? Camera Bump successor to 1020?

Triple LED Lumia Leaked! Flagship Lumia Cityman? Camera Bump successor to 1020?

| June 15, 2015 | 14 Replies

@evleaks tweeted this image above. It’s a Triple LED Lumia overlying a bump on the camera. Don't give up hope, Windows fans. pic.twitter.com/Vce2NODMnk — Evan Blass (@evleaks) June 15, 2015 A month ago, specs appeared for the rumoured Lumia Cityman which mentions a triple LED flash. This however had a 20MP rear camera, not a […]

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Peter Skillman becomes Microsoft’s GM of Smart Internet of Things

Peter Skillman becomes Microsoft’s GM of Smart Internet of Things

| June 15, 2015 | Reply

Peter Skillman was Head of Design for HERE up until today. Amongst Nokians, we knew him better as the guy who came from Palm back in the fall of September 2012. Skillman was then the new Nokia guy involved in the fantastic looking WebOS (as VP of Palm design), and then as Nokia’s VP MeeGo […]

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Cancelled Nokia Smartwatch – Microsoft Moonraker

Cancelled Nokia Smartwatch – Microsoft Moonraker

| June 12, 2015 | 13 Replies

If the Nokia and Microsoft partnership continued independently as per original plans, Nokia would have unveiled their own smartwatch. After the D&S purchase, Nokia’s smartwatch project was cancelled (though Microsoft did continue to release their “band”. The boxiness of Metro kinda fits the smaller screen of a smartwatch. I think it probably doesn’t need the […]

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Xbox One controllers to ship with Oculus Rift  – Sneak Peek demo

Xbox One controllers to ship with Oculus Rift – Sneak Peek demo

| June 11, 2015 | Reply

  Microsoft’s Hololens is augmented reality on roids. Oculus Rift on the other hand aims to brings virtual reality to the masses. Both are awesome in their own right. It seemed like they’d be on opposing sides but it’s nice to see them working together. Oculus has a steam like platform called Home, but you can […]

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New 5200, 9,000 and 12,000mAh powerpacks from Microsoft

New 5200, 9,000 and 12,000mAh powerpacks from Microsoft

| June 10, 2015 | 2 Replies

Complete with dual USB outputs to charge multiple devices at once, there are a trio of 5200mAh, 9000mAh and 12000mAh power packs from Microsoft. You can get them at 35, 45, and 55 USD respectively. These keep their charge for up to several months to at least 80% if you somehow have periods where you […]

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Nokia Theatre LA Live renamed Microsoft Theatre

Nokia Theatre LA Live renamed Microsoft Theatre

| June 10, 2015 | 2 Replies

For a long time after all the Nokia rebranding to Microsoft, one of the publicly named Nokia things remained the same – the Nokia Theatre in LA. Usually when looking up Nokia videos on YouTube, there’d often be videos unrelated to Nokia handsets but performances at the Nokia Theatre.     Source Via    

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Video: Windows 10 Mobile 10134

Video: Windows 10 Mobile 10134

| June 9, 2015 | 12 Replies

On this link is a video showing Windows 10 Mobile, build 10134. http://www.tudou.com/programs/view/4VqeTHhBj7g/?resourceId=401989366_06_02_99 Search is now a text box instead of an icon You can now swipe through People, Phone and Alarms/Clock as if they were hubs. 768P and above screens now have tablet/PC UI for Settings in horizontal orientation. You can now access non-universal […]

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More Nokia Proto Pics of Meltemi phone, Clipper, in Matte Black

More Nokia Proto Pics of Meltemi phone, Clipper, in Matte Black

| June 8, 2015 | 19 Replies

DirkDagger brings some more images of the Prototype Meltemi phone that never made it to consumers hands. This one’s in matte black and has a LED flash. Source: TMO Via: Nokians.fr

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Cortana, Nokia Z-Launcher and Now pushes Siri to be smarter

Cortana, Nokia Z-Launcher and Now pushes Siri to be smarter

| June 8, 2015 | 3 Replies

Today at Apple’s event, they announced a more proactive Siri. Like your Lumia, Siri can tell you about traffic when you’re leaving for work. I think Siri also looks at your calendar (looks at locations) and also gives info about traffic times. App wise, a bit like Nokia Z-launcher, iOS will suggest apps based on […]

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Microsoft forced to shutdown Facebook integration in Windows and Windows phone

Microsoft forced to shutdown Facebook integration in Windows and Windows phone

| June 8, 2015 | 4 Replies

Tom Warren reports that due to changes in Facebook API, MS has been forced to shutdown its facebook connect features. Contact information for the Facebook contacts shown will no longer be updated with information from Facebook https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Facebook-Connect-is-no-longer-av One of the things I enjoyed about WP was how easy it was to fetch contact info from a […]

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Step aside fingerprint scanners, Microsoft Cityman leaprogs to Iris scanning

Step aside fingerprint scanners, Microsoft Cityman leaprogs to Iris scanning

| June 7, 2015 | 2 Replies

According to @evleaks, the Microsoft Cityman (rumoured to have a fingerprint scanner) leapfrogs way past that and goes for iris scanning. The benefit of either is really in ease of use, reliability of use and security. The first time Apple showed their version off, it wasn’t exactly the best implementation – with some reports of […]

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Built to last – New Nokia 105, with Nokia hands

Built to last – New Nokia 105, with Nokia hands

| June 3, 2015 | 9 Replies

Built to last in terms of durability and usability (with a 35 day standby) here’s the new Nokia 105 and 105 with Dual SIM. In the video, it’s one of the few times we see a Nokia purposely dropped in their own promo. This comes in at just $20 And another Nokia symbol of sorts […]

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