HTC Plays The Name Game, Nokia Gets Pwned


With HTC joining the Windows Phone fray, techies are busy weighing specs and features of the Windows Phone 8X by HTC against the Nokia Lumia 920. I have no idea why. If you were shopping for a Windows Phone, wouldn’t you automatically grab the one actually called “Windows Phone”?

Nokia And AOL Partner For New Entrance Lumia Entertainment App

Entrance by AOL

Nokia’s newest exclusive Windows Phone app helps users find information about music, movies, and TV shows and view some content all in the same app. The new app is Entrance by AOL, and it combines a number of features into one comprehensive app. For movies Entrance lets users watch trailers and check showtimes. For music […]

Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8 Handset Coming with PureView?


At least one of the new Nokia Lumia smartphones with Windows Phone 8 could be coming with Nokia’s PureView camera technology. According to MyNokiaBlog, Nokia teased the possibility on Twitter. The Finnish company’s official Twitter account tweeted out an interesting response to a fan interested in the new Lumia devices saying that he should keep […]

Nokia’s First Windows Phone 8 Might Launch Before iPhone 5


Nokia wants to get its next Lumia devices out ahead of Apple’s next iPhone, even if the company can’t ship the phones until after the iPhone 5. According to Bloomberg, Nokia plans to announce its first Windows Phone 8 devices at Nokia World early next month. Nokia World kicks off on September 5 in Helsinki, […]

Nokia Only Sells 600,000 Phones in U.S.


After another quarter of shipping Windows Phones in the U.S. Nokia’s future still isn’t looking very good. In its Q2 2012 earnings report Nokia revealed that Lumia sales in the U.S. aren’t exactly taking off. Despite the ads Nokia, Microsoft, and AT&T put out for the Lumia 900, the company only managed to ship 600,000 […]

Microsoft Threw All Their Friends Under The Bus

Windows Phone 8

Stunned. That’s the only word to describe my reaction this week after seeing Microsoft turn on all their hardware partners as they reboot their entire strategy. What’s truly ridiculous is it didn’t have to come to this.

Nokia Confirms PureView Technology for Windows Phones

Nokia Confirms PureView Technology for Windows Phones

Nokia has confirmed that its PureView camera technology will be headed to Windows Phones at some point in the future. Chris Weber, Nokia’s U.S. President, confirmed the good news in an interview with Howard Chui of the popular site, Howard’s Forums. In the lengthy interview, which was first reported by WPSauce, Weber says that PureView […]

Nokia Lumia Handsets to Get Windows Phone 8 Apollo?

Nokia's Lumia Handsets to Get Windows Phone 8 Apollo?

There has been quite a controversy surrounding the upcoming Windows Phone 8 Apollo update from Microsoft and today, more fuel has been dumped on the fire as a Nokia Evangelist & Developer has claimed that Nokia’s Lumia handsets, which run Windows Phone, will receive the update. WMPowerUser reports that João Luis, citing a source he […]

Verizon Hints at a Big Push For Windows Phone

Verizon Hints at aBig Push For Windows Phone

Despite recent history, Verizon seems ready to put its support behind Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform. According to All Things D, Verizon CFO Fran Shammo talked about the company’s interest in Windows Phone during its first quarter earnings call today. Shammo said “It is important that there is a third ecosystem brought into the mix here, we are […]

Angry Birds Space for Windows Phone Coming to Lumia Devices First?

Angry Birds Space for Windows Phone Coming to Lumia Devices First?

Rovio has confirmed that its new version of Angry Birds, Angry Birds Space, will be coming to Windows Phone at some point but it appears that it might not come to all Windows Phone devices at the start. Reading into a Rovio Chief Executive Mikael Hed, WMPowerUser suggests that the game might actually come to […]

Nokia Lumia PureView Concept Looks Bizarre


Nokia has already confirmed that it is working on a Lumia Windows Phone with PureView camera technology and a photo today proclaims to show one of the company’s prototypes. A Chinese site called it168, by way of The Verge, has posted what it says is a Windows Phone 8 Nokia Lumia PureView smartphone that is […]

Nokia PureView Technology Coming to Windows Phone

Nokia PureView Technology Confirmed for Windows Phone

Just a short time ago, we told you (once again) that the Nokia 808 PureView, the phone with the 41MP camera, will not be launching in the U.S. However, we along with many others have speculated that Nokia has plans to bring that camera technology to its Windows Phone lineup and sure enough, the company […]

Nokia is Working on NFC for the Nokia Lumia Series


Marko Ahtisaari, Nokia’s head of design, sat down with the Guardian for an exclusive interview recently. During the interview, Ahtisaari discussed some of Nokia’s design plans down the road which includes several innovative ideas for the Nokia Lumia line which is powered by Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS. NFC, wireless charging, and software color themes to match accessories […]

Nokia’s Windows Phone Strategy Will Win: 10 Reasons Why


I am excited for the potential success of Microsoft’s newest offering, Windows Phone as well. I don’t currently use a Windows Phone device as a daily driver, but I am ready to as soon as Nokia brings a Windows Phone to Verizon. Most of the reasons I choose Android over Windows Phone right now are […]

Nokia Lumia, Samsung Monument Outed on Gaming Page


Ocassional Gamer‘s stat page revealed two new un-announced and un-released Windows Phone devices in the form of the Nokia Lumia and the Samsung Monument, though details are scarce about the phones. As to the Nokia, it’s unclear if this will be Nokia’s high-end flagship Windows Phone device or if it will be yet another mid-range […]