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Jolla’s Sailfish tablet raises a million dollars in just 2 days

Holly Brockwell Android, Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Tablets, Tech News 1 Comment

iOS, Android, Sailfish? Jolla's operating system looks like a major contender in the mobile market now that the Jolla Tablet, dubbed "the world's first crowdsourced tablet," has exceeded $1million of crowdfunding in just two days on Indiegogo. Even more impressively, Jolla's original target for the campaign was $380,000, which it achieved in just two hours. Clearly, there's…

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Battle of the 20s: the 20MP Sony Xperia Z2 and Nokia Lumia 930 cameras go head-to-head #PhotoWeek

Holly Brockwell Android, Gadgets & Apps, Microsoft, Nokia, Phones, Photo Week, Photography Leave a Comment

At the culmination of #PhotoWeek, we’re pitching two rival flagship phones with 20-megapixel cameras against each other in an epic duel of flash and film. Who’s fastest? Who’s brightest? Who takes the best selfies? It’s the waterproof Android Sony Xperia Z2 vs the weighty Windows Phone Nokia Lumia 930 in a fight to the photo…

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Nokia Lumia 930 review: Nokiasoft’s first flagship is pretty good – for a Windows Phone

Holly Brockwell Gadgets & Apps, Microsoft, Nokia, Photography 5 Comments

With Nokia’s devices division now completely owned by Microsoft, the happy couple’s first high-end joint venture is this glossy, blocky handset with the best Windows Phone specs we’ve seen. The Lumia 930 certainly looks the part, but is this the phone to finally tempt Android and iOS fans into the Windows Phone stable? The handset…

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Nokia's Phablet – the Lumia 1520 – now due in October

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If you are looking forward to Nokia's big screen mobile the Lumia 1520, you are going to have to wait a little longer.The debut Windows phablet from the brand was slated to launch at the end of the month. However credible sources are now saying that it has been pushed back as Microsoft and Nokia…

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More Nokia Sirius tablet rumours and spec sheet lands

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There have been lot so rumours recently about a forthcoming Nokia tablet - nicknamed the Sirius - and now we have spec sheet to look at. Ubergizmo got its hand on this information which seems to concur with a lot of what has already been written about the device. The sheet confirms the Bluetooth certification…

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Apple seeks solar powered expert. Sun powered iPhone on the way?

Ashley Norris Apple, Gadgets & Apps, iPhone, Nokia, Phones Leave a Comment

Solar powered concept phones have been around for a while now, Nokia did some interesting work in this area a few years back and again more recently there is a strong selection of solar powered chargers for iPhones and other mobiles. But might solar powered phones be about to hit the mainstream? That's the rumours…

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Nokia's budget 4G phone – the Lumia 625 – gets UK price and launch date

Ashley Norris Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Phones 1 Comment

Nokia's budget 4G smartphone, the Lumia 625 has been given a UK release date and a price. And it looks like it will be one of the best value smartphones out there too. It will certainly be the cheapest 4G phone around for a while and a star for 02 and Voda's new 4G networks.…

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Nokia phablet (and tablet) coming in September?

Ashley Norris Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Phones 2 Comments

Nokia is one of the few makers left that hasn't delivered a phablet phone with a screen bigger than five inches. The serious gossip is that is about to change with some pundits predicting that the Finnish company will announce its first big screen mobile next month. A source has told My Nokia Blog that…

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Nokia Lumia 625 unveiled. UK launch at EE, Vodafone, CW and more in September

Ashley Norris Gadgets & Apps, Microsoft, Nokia, Phones 2 Comments

And yet another new Windows-powered smartphone from Nokia. Yet the Lumia 625 which was unveiled today, is interesting for a couple of reasons. Firstly it is a budget-ish smartphone which has plenty of features by coming in at around £200 isnlt that pricey. Secondly it is the biggest Nokia Lumia phone to date with a…

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The four obstacles the Nokia Lumia 1020 needs to overcome to be a hit

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Nokia today announced what is in reality one of the most mind blowing mobiles ever. That 41 megapixel camera plus the ability to take images and save them in two sizes simultaneously is a massive leap forward. The company which was already arguably the best at cameraphones, has leapt even further ahead. But is the…

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Phones4U (and Three) first to announce UK availability of Nokia's Lumia 1020 cameraphone

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Nokia has today take the wraps off its ultra high end cameraphone the Lumia 1020 - the one which packs a 41 megapixel camera and full HD video recording. So when is it going to be available in the UK? Well Phones4u and Three were very quick off the mark. Phones4u have confirmed that the…

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Nokia Lumia 1020 coming on Thursday. Gets outed on Flickr

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We have known that Nokia is about to launch a high-end camera phone for sometime to follow in the footsteps of its brilliant but flawed 808 PureView. However we didn't know the name... Until now. With the launch set for New York on Thursday we now know that the mobile is very likely to be…

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Nokia drops budget chocolate bar mobiles – the 207 and 208

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If you pine for those days when a mobile phone battery could last a day or so without a recharge then there's some good news for you. Nokia today unleashed a trio of new mobiles which have battery life of, wait for it, 33 days on standby. Nokia 207 and Nokia 208 are non-touch screen…

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Has Nokia just labelled Apple iPhone users as zombies?

Ashley Norris Apple, iPhone, Nokia, Phones 2 Comments

Is Nokia labeling all iPhone users as zombies? Well that appears to be the rationale behind the company's new ad for its Lumia 925 Windows powered mobile phone. The ad features a street full of iPhone touting zombies taking images in low light with powerful flashes shooting off everywhere. The implication is that if you…

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Has Nokia just confirmed the EOS PureView 41mp cameraphone?

Ashley Norris Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Phones, Photography Leave a Comment

One of the most exciting phones of 2013 looks set to be Nokia's 41 mega pixel cameraphone the EOS PureView. Except that the handset hasn't yet been confirmed by the company. Or has it? Nokia posted the above image on its blog today "41 Million Reasons" in na bid to encourage punters to tune into…

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Nokia Lumia 925 lands on Three – on sale June 21st

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Three has announced that Nokia's new flagship Windows Mobile phone, the Lumia 925, is now available for pre-order and will be on sale from 21 June. It follows Vodafone and O2 which made similar announcements recently. The handset will cost £35 a month on Three's Ultimate Internet 500 plan and £37 a month on The…

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Nokia's EOS PureView – looks like it could be the most desirable new phone of the summer

Ashley Norris Cameras, Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Phones, Photo Apps, Photography 1 Comment

So how do you differentiate your flagship phone from your rivals?If you are Samsung you go for a larger screen size and stack it out with software goodies. If you are Sony you make it waterproof and ensure that the build quality is outstanding. And as for Nokia, well the maker seems to be focusing…

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Nokia unveils new 'affordable smartphone' the Asha 501 with massive battery life and new platform

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So you want a cheap, but reliable phone and don't give a monkeys about big screens or fancy operating systems. Well Nokia is once again coming to your aid. The company seems intent on cornering this low-end, old school market with its Asha range of phones. And it has announced a new one today the…

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The Nokia Asha 210 – budget messaging phone – coming soon

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As has been rumoured for a couple of days now Nokia has unveiled a new phone with an integrated QWERTY keyboard targeted at users who spend a lot of time texting or messaging. The Nokia Asha 210 won't trouble smartphone buyers too much but this phone is aimed squarely at those for whom messaging if…

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