Amazon's Fire tabs shift in wake of Fire Phone debacle There’s a wind of change blowing through the Amazon devices lineup, and I suspect its source is the pricey fart that was the Fire Phone. Previous Fire tablets have tended to offer high-end parts for mid-price money. The HDX 8.9, which is still being offered, is a good example. But I reckon the HDX’s days are numbered.…
This week's contest was themed around photographs of Microsoft hardware and devices, and we had some great entries. There can only be one victor, though, and one lucky winner is about to take home an official Nokia Qi Wireless charging stand, courtesy of Windows Central.
Despite the Nokia Lumia 1520 having been released 2 years ago, it features a massive 20MP rear-facing camera that many handset OEMs have yet to catch up to even today. However fast forward to 2015, Microsoft released the Lumia 950 XL...Show More Summary
In tech news, wireless spending helps enterprise network market to grow, Nokia gets new divisions after acquisition and SDNs help with security.
Searching for online content has grown exponentially easier since my Nokia N80 (internet edition!), but Google thinks it can do even better. It’s testing a new HTML protocol that will make mobile internet shift gears for faster web surfing. Read more...
Nokia laid out management and organizational plans for the group as it prepares for the completion of its €15.6 billion ($17.6 billion) acquisition of French rival Alcatel-Lucent.
The Best Buy Theater in Times Square, which used to be the Nokia Theatre before that, is no more. It has been renamed the PlayStation Theater. (Before Nokia it was the Sony Astor Plaza movie theater, so it's a...
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finnish network equipment maker Nokia said on Wednesday its executives would dominate the new leadership team once it completes its proposed acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent. Chief Financial Officer Timo Ihamuotila will stay in his job and altogether 10 out of a total 13 members in the planned group leadership team come from Nokia. Show More Summary
Microsoft’s mobile platform has seen better days. Windows phones have lacked a proper flagship for some time now, and the company recently wrote off its acquisition of Nokia, effectively abandoning any hopes of becoming dominant in mobile. But...Show More Summary
It's been a while since the last huge Windows flagship phone, but Microsoft is back in a big fashion with the Lumia 950 XL. It's the first truly big Windows phone since the Nokia Lumia 1520 of two years ago. In the time since, the competition's also gone huge, including Apple with their iPhone 6s Plus. So how do these two giant phones compare? That's what we're here to find out.
Back when Lumia phones were under Nokia's charge, the 5-series was a budget-friendly range. Nothing's changed now that Microsoft is in control, as the freshly announced Lumia 550 will attest. As you might expect, the spec-sheet likely...Show More Summary
Today we’re getting our first look at Microsoft’s first Windows 10 Lumia smartphones—the first real attempt by Microsoft to build on the proud, if somewhat under-accomplished tradition of Nokia Windows Phones. Read more...
Microsoft (MSFT) is hosting an event tomorrow in Manhattan, about which it’s not yet revealing much, though it is believed to be related to the “Nokia Devices and Services” devision that suffered a $7.6 billion write-down in July for the flagging sales of the handset business Microsoft bought in July. The teaser for the event […]
Microsoft is hosting an event tomorrow that will see the introduction of two new Lumia devices, the first flagship phones since the company acquired Nokia in 2014. The new phones, dubbed the 950 and 950XL, will have big screens, fast processors, and the ability to unlock the handset with just your face. Show More Summary
Recently Apple revealed that they have managed to sell over 13 million iPhones over the weekend when the new iPhones were released. This is impressive especially when you consider that it beat out last year’s figures. However it seems that despite all of Apple’s achievements, they are nowhere near the Nokia 1100. Show More Summary
Back in July, Satya Nadella announced worldwide plans to focus on key areas and reduce costs – which would include layoffs. Now, the biggest factory inherited from Nokia in Brazil, located in Manaus city, is being sold to Flextronics, a Singapore-based company which focus on the production of electronics. Flextronics will, from the beginning of 2016, be […]
Last year Nokia released a nifty little accessory that actually serves a great purpose particularly for those who are prone to forgetting things, called Treasure Tags, the accessories were basically tags the size of a matchbox attached...Show More Summary
If you’re excited to see what kind of flagship Lumia phones are dreamt up by Microsoft since their acquisition of Nokia, come next Tuesday all should be revealed. However in the meantime if you can’t wait, don’t worry because thanks to newly leaked renders, additional information about the upcoming Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL has been revealed. Show More Summary
You may not remember them, but Nokia’s Treasure Tags were some of the coolest smartphone accessories we saw all last year. For those of you who need a reminder, Treasure Tags are matchbox-sized tags that you can attach to your keys, wallet and other important items to make sure they never get lost. Show More Summary
Mark Davis has been the sole owner of the Oakland Raiders since his father Al Davis, the legendary coach and owner, died in 2011. During that time, the Raiders have gone 19-44 (2-1 this year!) and are in serious talks to move to Los Angeles, where they would share a stadium with the San Diego Chargers in Carson, California. Show More Summary