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Nokia Lumia Icon now supports Softcard

Nokia Lumia Icon now supports Softcard

posted: 3 days ago, 00:25

Mobile payment system Softcard is now supported on the Nokia Lumia Icon. That brings to four the number of Windows Phone models that will work with the application. The remaining three phones are the Nokia Lumia 822, the HTC One (M8) for Windows, and...

Check out how fast the rear camera launches on a Nokia Lumia 1520 following the Lumia Denim update

Check out how fast the rear camera launches on a Nokia Lumia 1520 following the Lumia Denim update

posted: 01 Jan 2015, 20:04

The Lumia Denim update brings some important improvements to the camera function on certain Nokia Lumia models. Thanks to the silicon under the hood on the Nokia Lumia 930, Nokia...

Check out examples of Rich Capture on the Nokia Lumia 930

Check out examples of Rich Capture on the Nokia Lumia 930

posted: 28 Dec 2014, 12:39

Microsoft's version of HDR, which it calls Rich Capture, is being made available for the Nokia Lumia 930, Nokia Lumia Icon and the Nokia Lumia 1520. The feature, which is part of the Lumia Denim update, allows the camera to snap...

Funny fake ad for Skype seen on Jimmy Kimmel's show; the massage is the message

Funny fake ad for Skype seen on Jimmy Kimmel's show; the massage is the message

posted: 05 Dec 2014, 15:19

We've seen a number of funny tech spoofs from the Jimmy Kimmel Show, including one last summer when he convinced a number of random people that a cheap Casio watch was the new Apple Watch. Just the other...

HTC One (M8) for Windows vs Nokia Lumia Icon vs Lumia 635: specs comparison

HTC One (M8) for Windows vs Nokia Lumia Icon vs Lumia 635: specs comparison

posted: 19 Aug 2014, 09:53

Here comes one of the most intriguing Windows Phone devices ever built - the HTC One (M8) for Windows! We're sure that many Windows Phone fans are very excited now that HTC has announced the WP version of its...

Windows Phone 8.1 will allow certain Lumia models to send HD pictures to OneDrive

Windows Phone 8.1 will allow certain Lumia models to send HD pictures to OneDrive

posted: 18 May 2014, 17:52

While those with certain Windows Phone 8 powered Nokia Lumia models can shoot high resolution pictures in conjunction with the Nokia Camera app, only low resolution photos are sent automatically to backup...

Ari Partinen, one of Nokia's PureView camera gurus, leaves for Apple

Ari Partinen, one of Nokia's PureView camera gurus, leaves for Apple

posted: 09 May 2014, 09:02

Meet Ari Partinen. He is one of the camera experts who are responsible for the Nokia N8, which came with a spectacular camera for its time period, the Nokia 808 PureView, which featured a stellar 41MP snapper on its...

Nokia will pay $10,000 to fund a

Nokia will pay $10,000 to fund a "mind-blowing" short video filmed using the Nokia Lumia Icon

posted: 25 Apr 2014, 08:41

Nokia is looking for teams ready to produce a "mind blowing" short video using the Nokia Lumia Icon. Submissions can be made via the Rippld web site through this Sunday. Tell Nokia why...

Choose one of four Nokia Lumia models to win in U.S. based contest

Choose one of four Nokia Lumia models to win in U.S. based contest

posted: 06 Mar 2014, 16:01

How would you like to win a Nokia Lumia handset, a Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet, an XBox One, a 50" TV and a JBL PlayUp speaker? That is the grand prize of a contest being run by Nokia for residents of the 50 U.S. states plus...

Verizon and Wirefly both offer the Nokia Lumia Icon for just $149.99

Verizon and Wirefly both offer the Nokia Lumia Icon for just $149.99

posted: 22 Feb 2014, 18:49

The Nokia Lumia Icon is now available from Verizon. The 5 inch top-shelf Windows Phone 8 model has been priced at $199.99 with a signed two-year contract. But we actually know of a couple of places where you can get...

The Nokia Lumia Icon is now available with Verizon for $199 on contract, comes bearing gifts for early adopters

The Nokia Lumia Icon is now available with Verizon for $199 on contract, comes bearing gifts for early adopters

posted: 21 Feb 2014, 03:22

The Lumia Icon can be yours for $199.99 with a two-year commitment to Verizon Wireless, which is going to be the exclusive provider of the device for the US. The Icon...

Win a Nokia Lumia Icon and a trip to any U.S. destination from Nokia

Win a Nokia Lumia Icon and a trip to any U.S. destination from Nokia

posted: 18 Feb 2014, 20:12

The Nokia Lumia Icon is launching on Verizon in two days. This model brings many of the same high-end specs that you will find on high-end Android models, and with a 5 inch screen, this phone is more pocketable than...

Nokia Lumia Icon vs Samsung Galaxy S4 vs LG G2 specs comparison

Nokia Lumia Icon vs Samsung Galaxy S4 vs LG G2 specs comparison

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 12:02

With its 5" display and great Lumia 1520-esque specs, the Nokia Lumia Icon seems to have hit the sweet spot for Windows Phone lovers. It is way more compact than Nokia's phablet, yet still offers the same top-shelf hardware....

First camera samples from the Nokia Lumia Icon

First camera samples from the Nokia Lumia Icon

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 12:02

Verizon customers have something to look forward to with the upcoming arrival of the Nokia Lumia Icon. For starters, it matches the Lumia 1520’s beefy sized 20-megapixel PureView camera, which is complemented by its f2.4 wide angle aperture...

Nokia Lumia Icon vs Lumia 1520 vs Sony Xperia Z1 specs comparison

Nokia Lumia Icon vs Lumia 1520 vs Sony Xperia Z1 specs comparison

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 12:01

Nokia Lumia Icon is finally upon us as a Verizon exclusive, and with it the prayers of Lumia 1520's awesome specs but in a more manageable body, have seemingly been answered. Or have they? With a 5.39 x 2.79 x 0.39" body,...

Nokia Lumia Icon unboxing and hands-on

Nokia Lumia Icon unboxing and hands-on

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 12:01

We’re baffled by the packaging! It’s like something super rare or expensive were being transported, but as a whole, we’re thoroughly impressed by the whole presentation. Unlocking the gigantic thing, which we might add has some serious weight to it, we’re...

Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon is finally announced

Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon is finally announced

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 12:00

We've heard the rumors, we've seen the leaks, and now it is time for us to finally welcome the newest member of the Lumia family – the long-anticipated Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon. Yup, in case you're wondering, that is the same handset...

February 20th launch for the Nokia Icon?

February 20th launch for the Nokia Icon?

posted: 09 Feb 2014, 11:24

Thanks to a number of delays, there is now a big pent-up demand for the Nokia Icon, a Windows Phone exclusive for Verizon. With the same high-end specs that you'd find on the Samsung Galaxy S4, and a 5 inch screen to boot, Nokia has a phone that can...

Nokia asks

Nokia asks "Have you heard what's coming?"

posted: 07 Feb 2014, 14:01

Nokia has posted a 15 second video on its YouTube channel that teases something new. The clip, which is accompanied by the sound of a motor revving and a vehicle driving away, says in printed white letters, "Have you heard what's coming?" on a black...

Nokia Icon dummy model mistakenly goes public at a Fry's; phone could launch as soon as February 5th

Nokia Icon dummy model mistakenly goes public at a Fry's; phone could launch as soon as February 5th

posted: 26 Jan 2014, 02:18

It looks like there might have been a screw-up at a Fry's retail location in San Marcos. A dummy model of the long awaited (but unannounced) Nokia Lumia Icon made it to the table...

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