12/15/2011, In ongoing efforts of trying to replace the Ovi brand with just Nokia, the Finnish mobile giant has announced that the Ovi Contacts website will be discontinued in January 24th, 2011. The website which lets users sync and back up contacts on their Nokia phones will no longer be a part of Nokia’s services. From now until the Ovi Contacts website’s closing date, you’ll be able to use the service […]
12/14/2011, You ubergeeks reading this will think the Nokia Lumia 710 running Windows Phone 7.5 Mango, announced this morning and scheduled to go on sale from T-Mobile January 11 for $49.99 with a two-year deal, is lame. And, from a superficial spec point of view, you’d probably be right, especially when it’s compared to the recent rash of Android LTE superphones.
12/14/2011, If you’re looking forward to picking up Nokia’s next Windows Phone device, the Nokia Lumia 900, you might not have to wait for too long. Swisscom, a Swiss carrier was asked on Twitter about the release date of the Nokia Lumia 800 and 900 and was surprisingly given a response. According to the Swisscom Twitter account, it looks like the phone will be available by the end of February. Now […]
12/14/2011, Thinking of making the switch over from Android to Windows Phone? Well if you were on the fence, hopefully this limited edition Nokia Lumia 800 will help make up your mind. It seems that in conjunction with the upcoming, third and final installment in Nolan’s Batman movie franchise, The Dark Knight Rises, Nokia has deemed it appropriate to create 40 Nokia Lumia 800 Dark Knight Rises limited edition phones.
12/14/2011, With Nokia committing themselves to making and selling Microsoft’s Windows Phone devices, would you really be that surprised if Microsoft just bought over Nokia’s smartphone division? Well it seems that Denmark’s largest bank, Danske Bank, thinks so as well as they have announced that Nokia could be selling their smartphone division to Microsoft.
12/14/2011, According to PocketNow, they’ve managed to get their hands on a user’s manual for what appears to be a Symbian Belle device that claims to be the Nokia 803, a possible successor to the Nokia N8 which some believe is still one of the better cameraphones available in today’s market.
12/13/2011, While most of us don’t have our very first Nokia phones anymore, I’m pretty sure most of you can remember one of the most addictive games available on the phone: Snake. While we’re hard-pressed to find an alternative that plays as well as the original game, it looks like Nokia has saved us the trouble by putting it up on its blog. Featuring slightly different mechanics (the points vary according […]
12/12/2011, The Nokia N900 – hate it or love it, the phone has proved to be a great servant for user Andrzej, who decidedly loved his Nokia N900 to bits and pieces, where it has resulted being a great portable gaming device for him. After all, this smartphone device does support a wide range of emulators, making it more than ideal for him to indulge in a little bit of gaming […]
12/12/2011, Nokia has bet the farm on Windows Phone, and the Nokia Lumia 800 is certainly the tip of the spear for the company. Apparently the Lumia 800 LT is being tested right now at both Verizon and AT&T. Today, Verizon has the largest 4G LTE deployment in the U.S. If you are a bit confused about all the 4G variants, check 4G Networks, Where Are We At . Of course, […]
12/09/2011, Nokia doesn’t have many Windows Phone devices. In fact, its first one, the Nokia Lumia 800 only hit the market recently. Well, it looks like the phone isn’t going to be so lonely anymore. Nokia has announced that starting today, the Nokia Lumia 710, which was unveiled at the same time as the Lumia 800, will be available for purchase. The phone will be available in select countries (US still […]
12/08/2011, It looks like we’re about to see the first Nokia Windows Phone devices in the US sooner than we thought. The folks over at T-Mobile and Nokia have started sending out invitations for an event that will be held in New York City on December 14th. It wasn’t mentioned what the event was going to be about, but judging by recent events (Nokia Lumia 710 turning up at the FCC […]
12/07/2011, It looks like Nokia has no more interest in creating luxury phones with exorbitant price tags. It’s been reported by the Financial Times that the Finnish mobile giant is now in the early stages of selling Vertu, its luxury subsidiary that creates classy and ridiculously overpriced cellphones for the rich and famous. No word on why Nokia wants to sell it off, but I guess it’s a lot harder to […]
12/07/2011, In the coming fortnight, owners of the Nokia Lumia 800 might want to sit up and take notice – there is a new software update which will be rolling out for said Windows Phone powered smartphone in countries where the handset has already made its debut. As with any other self-respecting update, this particular round will also see a bunch of performance and usability enhancements such as better charging, voicemail […]
12/07/2011, Some time earlier this year, Nokia unveiled their Nokia Maps 3D which in a way is sort of like Google Earth and lets you view various locations around the world in detailed format. The good news is that if you particularly enjoyed Nokia Maps 3D, the company has decided to take it one step further by updating it and include several new features that may appeal to more users.