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People don’t want Microsoft phones, asks Microsoft to use the ‘Lumia’ name instead

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Yesterday we heard that Microsoft might be ditching the Nokia brand name on its future smartphone offerings, presumably in favour of the 'Lumia' moniker instead. Well leaked photos have put that assumption into doubt, and people aren't particularly happy about it. What do you think of when you hear the name Microsoft? Bill Gates, Windows…

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Microsoft might ditch the Windows Phone and Nokia brands

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There were rumours circulating last week that suggested Microsoft might be ditching the 'Windows Phone' moniker in favour or something less confusing for the consumers, which is why people have suggested that all its operating system software will be called 'Windows'. Now more information has come to light and it's not just Windows Phone that's being…

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Mobile rumours: 64GB Nexus 5, New Moto G box spotted, Lumia 830 camera

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: Lumia 730 teaser, Swarovski Gear S, mid-range HTC phablet

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: Brand new features for Motorola’s Skip, Another Nokia 830 leak, Microsoft’s streaming dongle?

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: Lumia 830 pictures, and Galaxy Note 4 specs appear

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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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 4 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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Mobile rumours: More Nexus 6 specs, Nokia Lumia 830 teased

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: Nexus 6 leaks, Nokia 730 specs, Samsung Mega 2

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: Nokia Lumia 730 photos surface, LG stylus phablet, and three Xperia smartphones

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile rumours: HTC One W8 renders, Android Silver, and more Android for Nokia

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Mobile Rumours: Release dates galore, including Galaxy Note 4 and Nokia 730

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The world of mobile news is scary and complicated, with rumours flying about all over the place about what the many different companies are planning on doing. If you don’t know what you’re looking for then chances are you won’t get very far, so to ease your burden here are some of today’s biggest mobile…

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Is Microsoft getting rid of its Android Nokia X line?

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Microsoft is reportedly getting rid of its Android Nokia X line, which all comes in the wake of the corporate giant cutting 18,000 jobs in the next year. Stephen Elop of Microsoft has written an email to all employees detailing that they're focusing all energy on Nokia Windows Phone while still selling and supporting the existing Nokia X line.…

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Microsoft unveils its first Nokia ad with help from The Kinks

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Last week Microsoft announced that it had completed the acquisition of Nokia's Devices and Services business and today the company has launched its first Nokia ad on Youtube. Called 'Not Like Everyone Else', Microsoft enlisted the help of The Kinks as a soundtrack to highlight Nokia's expertise in design and its own Windows Phone platform.…

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

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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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Windows/Nokia phones outsell Apple in India, Russia and South Africa

Ashley Norris Gadgets & Apps, Nokia, Phones 2 Comments

Here's an interesting snippet which has been picked up by a number of news sources. It seems that Windows mobile phones are outselling Apple's iPhone in some important developing markets. Even though the Microsoft OS only holds around three per cent market share, Windows phones are ahead of Apple in India, Russia, South Africa and…

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