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Leaked Picture of Nokia Windows 8 Smartphone Prototype

Yes, now it’s time we get the first glimpse of the first Nokia smartphone with Windows 8 Mobile. Directly after IFA in Berlin, the Finns will show off several Windows 8 smartphones at Nokia World. Until then, speculation will continue surrounding the coming Windows 8…

Windows 8 Phone Coming in November – Microsoft Wants to Be on Your Christmas List

Microsoft is putting all their resources behind making Windows 8 Phones the next big thing. They’re playing catch up in the very intensely competitive smartphone market. Microsoft already announced that Windows 8 will be officially released around October 26 and will start appearing on devices…

Ill-Fated Nokia Lumia 900: Prices Cut to $50

Things are going badly in the Nokia-Microsoft marriage. The first batch of Windows phones did not do as well as Nokia hoped – that was the beginning of their troubled partnership. And then, Microsoft announced that Windows 7 phones would not get the Windows 8…

Nokia’s Pure View Technology Heading to the Lumia Line Up

If you love the Nokia 808 PureView but aren’t willing to pick up a Symbian handset, well you’re in luck, soon the 41MP camera technology will be making its way into the company’s Lumia line up. Nokia Vice President of Worldwide Developer Relations Richard Kerris…

Ex-Nokia Employees Join Jolla to Keep MeeGo Alive

Key members of the MeeGo team left Nokia last week essentially sealing the fate of the open source operating system.  And then Finnish stat up Jolla confirmed that it’s planning carrying the torch of this once loved Intel Nokia love child. The company includes important…

Nokia N9 Update to Firmware PR1.3 Brings “More than 1,000″ Improvements

The Nokia N9… is currently the only smartphone with MeeGo Linux, but the Finns intend to abandon MeeGo now that they’ve thrown their chips in with Microsoft’s Windows Phone. Nokia wants to maintain an interesting user experience with the smartphone despite their departure from MeeGo.

Nokia Thinks Google’s Nexus 7 Infringes on Their Patents

Everybody is stepping on somebody’s toes!  Google announced the Nexus 7 tablet last week and already Nokia is claiming that the 7″ tablet infringes on some of their Wifi patents. The Inquirer believes that these patents have to do with the IEEE 802.11 Wi-Fi standard.…

Nokia Now Has a Plan B, It’s Eggs Aren’t All in Microsoft’s Basket

It appears that Nokia maybe coming to its senses and not pinning its entire success to Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system. According to the companies new Chariman Nokia has a contingency plan if Windows Phone fails.  Microsoft has made it clear that Nokia is their …

Nokia Air Mobile Cloud Leaked in Concept Video

Recently Finnish marketing agency Luxus accidentally released a video of a mobile cloud concept from Nokia called ‘Air’. The video was not intended for public viewing and seems to be circa May 2011 based on the news information shown onscreen in the video. Nokia Air…

Nokia CEO Responds to Angry Email of Lumia 900 Owner

It’s no surprise that someone who just picked up the Nokia Lumia 900 would be upset after yesterday’s announcement that current Windows Phones running  7 or 7.5 will not be getting the up grade to Windows Phone 8.  Angry Lumia owner Luke fired off to…

Windows Phone 8 Feature Round Up Plus a Bonus Rant [Video]

If you’re wondering what features Microsoft has packed into their new Windows Phone 8, you’re in luck, we’ve got an article here and I’ve rounded them up in the video below. If you think you know what’s going on with Windows Phone 8 you might…

Nokia Aims to Lower Windows 8 Phone Prices to Compete “Aggressively” with Android

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop seems to think that cheaper prices are the answer for declining sales of his company’s smartphones. Recently he announced the restructuring of Nokia which will sacrifice 10,000 jobs.  He followed up that statement with the promise that Nokia will bring even…

Lumia 900 Getting a Limited Edition Batman Case

Looks like Nokia is doing a going the extra mile to move their Lumia 800 & 900 Windows Phone handsets. Nokia has announced it’s launching a Batman-themed Nokia Lumia 900, the Lumia 800′s Batman theme was unveiled a few days ago. The handsets will have…

ASUS Zenbook Prime, Quad Core Galaxy Note, Skype for PS Vita Fail & Sad Nokia

Nicole & Sascha round up the weeks news with some highlights including the announcement of the ASUS Zenbook Prime, their newest Ultrabooks with Ivy Bridge, Samsung Galaxy SIII processor news and rumor round up, a quad core Galaxy Note… 2, Skype from PS Vita Failure

Nokia working on Two New low end MeeGo Smartphones

If you’ve never played around with the Nokia N9…, the only MeeGo handset on the market, then you’re missing out. It’s one of those handset that geeks everywhere get a little nostalgic about because MeeGo really was a great operating system. According to an