Nokia Enlists Zombies to Promote It’s Camera Optics, Lumia 925

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A new web commercial for the Nokia Lumia 925 attempts to drive home the message that Nokia’s latest flagship is simply better at taking photos in low-light situations. The video, which was posted to the NokiaHomeBase YouTube page this past week, forgoes the company’s usual mix of trance music and lighthearted photo situations. Instead the […]

Microsoft, Nokia No Longer in Talks to Merge

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Microsoft had long denied that it was ever in talks to acquire struggling smartphone-maker Nokia, but the two had been repeatedly rumored to be in talks to do just that. A new report on the Wall Street Journal now is saying that the talks to merge have ended. The two partners had ended what were […]

Nokia Confirms 41-Megapixel Lumia EOS for July 11th Event

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Nokia continues to play coy about its July 11th event, which is widely believed to be the venue to host the debut of a 41-megapixel PureView Lumia Windows Phone device. The camera-centric event is now hinted on Nokia’s blog where the smartphone-maker says there is “41 million reasons to zoom” into the event on July […]

Nokia Stock Rises on Prospect of Huawei Buyout

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Following some remarks from Huawei about the prospect of purchasing Nokia, the company’s stock price is on the rise. During a back and forth with Chinese networking and device manufacturer Huawei, the company’s head of consumer products Richard Yu out right announced that it was open to the idea of purchasing Nokia, saying: “We are […]

Nokia Already Testing Lumia Smartphone With Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 CPU

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Ahead of new GDR2 software update for Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform, it looks like Nokia has already begun working on a new, unannounced Lumia smartphone with a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor from Qualcomm. The Snapdragon 800 chipset is considered to be one of the most advanced mobile processors on the market when it was announced […]

Did the Nokia Lumia EOS Just Pass Through the FCC?

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The Nokia Lumia EOS, the company’s much rumored Windows Phone device with a 41 megapixel camera, optical image stabilization could have just passed through the Federal Communications Common for approval. A device with the model number RM-877 appeared in the agency’s filing reports just today. It’s that device that seems to be a dead-ringer for […]

Windows Phone 8 GDR2 Update Coming to Users in July?

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Recent reports indicate that the Nokia Amber Update and with it possibly, the Windows Phone GDR2 Update for other devices may arrive in July. A support team member for Australian telecommunications giant Telstra posted a list of updates coming to devices on the carrier over the weekend. Among the devices that were listed in the […]

Nokia Begins Testing Quad-Core Lumia Smartphone

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Current Windows Phone 8 models today are limited to just a dual-core processor, up from the single-core CPU support on Windows Phone 7 models last year, but that is about to change as Nokia is beginning to test quad-core processors on an un-announced Windows Phone 8 model. The test was done using the GFXBench tool, which […]

Two New Nokia Phablets Rumored, One With Lytro-Style Camera

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Nokia is now rumored to be working on two upcoming Lumia phablet models, one of which will be released this fall and the second will bring more advanced specs for a launch in February 2014, likely around the time of the Mobile World Congress trade show. These models would be among the first phablets for […]

Nokia EOS Teased For July 11 New York City Event

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On July 11 Nokia will hold an event in New York City where it will likely debut the rumored Nokia EOS, a true PureView Windows Phone with a 41MP camera. The invite sent to Engadget and other publications calls the event “zoom reinvented,” which is a not-so-subtle hint at the technology that will debut at […]

How Samsung Killed the Nokia Lumia EOS Before It Even Launches

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To preface this editorial, I’ll begin by saying that I am a fond Nokia user who have appreciated the camera technology that the Finnish smartphone-maker has brought to market for quite some time now. However, despite my fondness for Nokia’s imaging, which later evolved to carry its own PureView branding, Nokia may have missed an […]

Nokia Lumia EOS Video Teases Optical Zoom

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Leaked video of the Nokia Lumia EOS, the company’s follow up to the camera-centric  Nokia 808 PureView, indicate that the device could have optical image focusing. In the video titled “Sneak Peek: Nokia Lumia EOS PureView”, which leaked to the web this week on the YouTube social network, the camera lens of what’s asserted to […]

Instagram for Windows Phone Release Rumored in June

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An official version of Instagram, the photo-sharing social network, is on its way to some Windows Phone users soon, if the recent rumors are to be believed. According to sources who spoke exclusively with WPDang, A fully realized, officially sanctioned version of the Instagram application that’s currently available to iPhone and Windows Phone users is […]

Is this a Fully Assembled Nokia Lumia EOS?

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We now know nearly everything there is to know about the external design of the Nokia Lumia EOS, the Windows Phone powered follow up to 808 PureView that featured a 41 megapixel sensor, thanks to new photos. Two new sets of photos detailing the alleged design of the Nokia Lumia EOS have surfaced showcasing the […]

Possible Nokia Lumia EOS Body Leaks

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Pictures of what’s purportedly, the Nokia Lumia EOS an often rumored Nokia smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera sensor and PureView camera optics has surfaced. The images which were sent to WPDang, anonymously depict a device with Nokia’s now signature polycarbonate casing and bright yellow covering that, when viewed from the front looks nearly identical to […]

AT&T Already Field Testing 41-Megapixel PureView Nokia Lumia EOS Windows Phone?

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A new report suggests that wireless carrier AT&T may have already begun testing a new, unannounced Lumia EOS smartphone running Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 operating system as well as Nokia’s proprietary 41-megapixel PureView camera sensor. The sensor had debuted over a year ago on the Nokia 808, a Symbian-powered smartphone, and since the device’s debut […]

Nokia Amber Update Detailed in Pictures Running on Lumia 925

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Pictures of the forthcoming update to Windows Phone 8 users with Nokia devices, have leaked. The pictures, which made their way to the forum of WindowsPhoneCentral, showcase many of the new features Nokia Lumia owners can expect from the Amber update, which the company will make available to users around the same time as Microsoft’s […]

Nokia’s Next-Gen PureView Camera Gives New Perspectives

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Nokia executive Jo Harlow is hinting about a next-generation PureView technology for the company’s cameras on its Windows Phone Lumia series that could give users new perspectives to the resulting images captured. The company has been using camera technology and its experience with imaging as a unique selling proposition for its smartphone range. The PureView […]

41-Megapixel Nokia Lumia EOS Rumored for July Launch

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Nokia is now rumored to be announcing the Windows Phone 8-powered Nokia Lumia EOS with a 41-megapixel PureView camera and new camera UI as early as July 9th. The phone was rumored for a release as early as February this year at Mobile World Congress on the anniversary of the Nokia 808, the first phone […]

Nokia Rumored to Tackle Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 Next Year

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Nokia is rumored to be working on a Windows Phone 8 phablet of its own with a screen that is speculated to be about 6 inches. The dimensions of the device would make this uber-large smartphone competitive against the Android-based Samsung Galaxy Note 3, a phone that is widely believed to sport a similar screen […]