Nokia Goes Big with Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320 phablets

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With the new Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320, Nokia is taking the fight to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 and the HTC One Max. Announced today in Abu Dhabi, both devices feature a 6-inch display that comfortably places Nokia among the smartphone manufacturers embracing smartphones that have screens too large to be considered a phone but […]

Instagram for Windows Phone Officially Announced

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After years of waiting and six months after Nokia launched a grass-roots effort to get the app in the Windows Store, Nokia and Microsoft have formally announced that Instagram for Windows Phone is coming. Nokia revealed that the application was on its way to users, this morning at an event in Abu Dhabi. It choose […]

Nokia Enters The Tablet Race with RT Based Lumia 2520

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Microsoft wasn’t the only one launching RT 8.1 based Tablets last night. Well, at least not yet the only one. Nokia held it’s party, Nokia World, in Abu Dabi and in addition to announcing new phones, unveiled the Lumia 2520 Tablet, a Windows RT 8.1 based Tablet. This gives the world two RT 8.1 based […]

Nokia Patents Smartwatch with Multiple Displays

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The Samsung Galaxy Gear’s hardware specifications might have seemed ambitious at the time of its début, but new patent applications filed by Nokia indicate that the company is considering smartwatch designs that are even more ambitious than Samsung’s. The patent application, which was filed with the United States Patent and Trade Office on August 2013, […]

Nokia May Steal from Google’s Playbook, Offer Free Netflix

Some Nokia Lumia 1020 buyers could get a free year of Netflix with their purchase soon.

Nokia is preparing to offer users a free subscription to Netflix with the purchase of a Lumia 1020. At least that’s according to sources who spoke with the Financial Times earlier today. Allegedly, users who purchase the Nokia Lumia 120 during this holiday season will receive a free year of Netflix’s on-demand streaming service. It’s […]

New Nokia Lumia 2520 Tablet Details Emerge

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When the Nokia Lumia 2520 debuts later this month, it’ll cost users $499 and come with 32GB of internal storage with the option to add more. At least that’s according to information leaked to WPCentral. Citing a source who filled them in on Nokia’s tablet plans this morning, the outlet says that when the device […]

Nokia Amber Update Finally Arrives on AT&T Lumia 920 & 800

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The Nokia Amber Update, the software upgrade that allows users to listen to FM radio and more, is rolling out to the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. Starting today, users will get a prompt from their Nokia Lumia device to upgrade if it is eligible. Nokia originally announced that the Amber Update would begin […]

Nokia Teases New Phone, Tablet and Laptop for October 22 Event

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Nokia has already announced that they’ll be holding an event on October 22, but today they announced what they’ll be announcing. In a new teaser photo, the company is showing off a new phone, tablet and laptop with the caption, “Watch the action on your screen of choice.” We’ve been hearing chatter about the alleged […]

Is this a Nokia Smartwatch?

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Nokia is developing its own Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch competitor. At least, that is what some outlets are alleging after pictures of a mysterious device surfaced on a Chinese social networking site. The two pictures in question, both of which made their way to China’s Sina Weibo social network, depict a solid black device unlike […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Arrives at the FCC Ahead of Launch

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Windows Phone users on AT&T won’t have long to decide if they’d like to pick up Nokia’s first phablet, if the Lumia 1520’s arrival at the FCC is any indication. Documents depicting the Galaxy Note 3 and potential HTC One Max competitor surfaced this past weekend at the FCC. As described in the fillings according […]

Nokia Lumia 929 Coming in Early November for $500?

Alleged photos of the Nokia Lumia 929 shared by EVLeaks.

Verizon Wireless subscribers could see the phablet-sized Nokia Lumia 929 on store shelves as early as November. At least, that is the story coming from sources inside Verizon who spoke with Windows Phone website WPCentral. Reportedly, the device shows an in-store inventory date of November 6th. While that date seems a little late for Nokia, […]

AT&T Rep Confirms Nokia Tablet and “Larger” Phone

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An unnamed source within AT&T has confirmed to GottaBeMobile that a “Nokia tablet” and a “larger Nokia phone” are indeed in the company’s future, mentioning that he or she is “very excited about Nokia’s upcoming fall product line.” This is most likely in reference to the rumored Nokia Sirius tablet and the Lumia 1520 6-inch phablet-style […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Event Teased for October 22

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Nokia is officially hosting an event on October 22, thanks to a teaser that the company posted on Twitter today. The tweet says, “At Nokia, we never stop innovating. More to share on October 22,” with “innovation reinvented” as a hashtag. Nokia also included a photo that shows skiers tearing up the slopes in a […]

Microsoft Welcomes Nokia Mobile Phone Users, Alludes to Services Play

Nokia's Asha feature phones could be the bridge that Microsoft needs to carry users over to Windows Phone.

Microsoft’s decision to purchase the devices and services division of famed phone maker Nokia a few weeks ago might have caught the attention of users hoping the Apple-like top-down approach to device development could boost Windows Phone, but if comments from Windows operating system chief Terry Myerson are any indication, one of the real advantages […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Rumored for September 26 Launch

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Nokia’s rumored 6-inch phablet smartphone, dubbed the Lumia 1520, will supposedly launch on September 26, according to Twitter-based mobile insider evleaks. However, no further information has been disclosed. Nokia hasn’t sent out any invites yet for a launch event, but if the phone is set to arrive toward the end of the month, the Finnish […]

Nokia Taunts Apple, Says Company Copied Idea for iPhone 5C

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When Apple announced the cheaper iPhone 5C at its event today, many expected the company’s choice in color options to garner a hoard of complaints. As it turns out, it’s not users who want a cheaper iPhone with less bold colors that are enraged by the brighter colors: it’s rival Nokia. Following the company’s announcement […]

With Nokia, Microsoft May Have Just Killed Windows Phone Innovation

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Microsoft VP of Windows Phone development Joe Belfiore is defending his company’s $7.2 billion acquisition of smartphone-maker Nokia in a bid to become a bigger player in the growing mobile market. The acquisition would make Microsoft the third largest maker of phones in the world, but it would also place Microsoft in a difficult position […]

AT&T Nokia Lumia 1020 price drops to $199

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The Nokia Lumia 1020 smartphone, which launched in July, has already been given a price cut down to $199 from $299. The initial high price is mostly thanks to the 41-megapixel rear camera that has some nifty bells and whistles on the inside, but seeing as how competitive the mobile market is these days, Nokia […]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Renders Leak

A leaked render of the Nokia Lumia 1520

Nokia may still be weeks away from formally announcing the Nokia Lumia 1520, but thanks to leaked renders of the device on Twitter, users won’t have to wait until the announcement to see what the device looks like. Mobile industry leaker @EvLeaks, posted the photo of Nokia’s first phablet – that is a device that’s […]

Why Nokia, Not Microsoft, Should Use Its New $7 Billion to Acquire BlackBerry

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On Monday, Microsoft had announced that it is acquiring Nokia’s device business along with Nokia’s talent and management in crafting smartphones, effectively transforming Microsoft further into a devices and services company for the cost of $7 billion. Shortly after the Microsoft announcement, rumors are circulating once again that the Redmond, Washington software giant turned device […]