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15 smartphone cameras with optical image stabilization

15 smartphone cameras with optical image stabilization

posted: 4 days ago, 17:46

Optical image stabilization, or OIS for short, used to be a feature found solely on dedicated cameras and camcoders. For the past couple of years, however, it has made its way into the cameras of dozens of smartphones, from Lumias to...

BMW to buy 57,000 Windows Phones for its workers?

BMW to buy 57,000 Windows Phones for its workers?

posted: 04 Dec 2014, 13:01

German luxury automobile manufacturer BMW has reportedly ordered quite a large number of Lumia branded Windows Phone handsets. A report out of Germany states that the company is purchasing 57,000 handsets for its employees. Believe it or...

Nokia Lumia 830 and Nokia Lumia 930 will soon receive Lumia Denim update?

Nokia Lumia 830 and Nokia Lumia 930 will soon receive Lumia Denim update?

posted: 16 Nov 2014, 10:12

According to a report published on Sunday, the Nokia Lumia 830, Nokia Lumia 930 and the Nokia Lumia 1520 are the first three models expected to receive the Lumia Denim update. Besides the latter, the update also...

Microsoft ad takes you on a road trip with a Lumia handset and a Windows laptop

Microsoft ad takes you on a road trip with a Lumia handset and a Windows laptop

posted: 15 Nov 2014, 16:58

A television ad by Microsoft shows three friends taking a roadtrip of 300 miles. And what would a roadtrip be without some sort of list of things that you want to try to accomplish? Jenny has made such...

Render shows the Nokia Lumia 830 posing next to the Lumia 930, the former might come with an IPS LCD display

Render shows the Nokia Lumia 830 posing next to the Lumia 930, the former might come with an IPS LCD display

posted: 25 Aug 2014, 03:45

We've already seen the Nokia Lumia 830 from quite a few angles, and some leaked images even gave us insight under its back plate, where Microsoft's own mark is clearly...

HTC One (M8) and Nokia Lumia 930 tackle the Ice Bucket Challenge

HTC One (M8) and Nokia Lumia 930 tackle the Ice Bucket Challenge

posted: 23 Aug 2014, 23:14

Just the other day, the Samsung Galaxy S5 was drenched with ice water as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS. At the same time, Samsung's flagship model challenged the HTC One (M8) and the Nokia Lumia 930 to take the...

Katy Perry and her film crew relied on the Nokia Lumia 930 for a music video shoot

Katy Perry and her film crew relied on the Nokia Lumia 930 for a music video shoot

posted: 17 Aug 2014, 02:43

Last September, we pointed out how pop star Katy Perry used the Nokia Lumia 1020 on the "Roar" music video. Nearly a year later, Perry used the Nokia Lumia 930 on her "This Is How We Do" video. The...

Here's how the Sony Xperia Z3 may look next to the Galaxy S5, LG G3, HTC One (M8), and other smartphones (size comparison)

Here's how the Sony Xperia Z3 may look next to the Galaxy S5, LG G3, HTC One (M8), and other smartphones (size comparison)

posted: 12 Aug 2014, 06:05

The dimensions of the Sony Xperia Z3 have already been leaked, along with a sketch of the handset. These not only confirm earlier speculations that the...

Nokia Lumia 930 and Lumia 530 star in new promo videos

Nokia Lumia 930 and Lumia 530 star in new promo videos

posted: 30 Jul 2014, 15:22

Both the Lumia 930 and Lumia 530 run Windows Phone 8.1, but they're targeted at very different categories of users...

Watch the Lumia 930 get organically charged by apples and potatoes

Watch the Lumia 930 get organically charged by apples and potatoes

posted: 25 Jul 2014, 07:36

Microsoft tasked the artist Caleb Charland with creating the biggest organic charger in the form of an outdoor installation. More than 800 apples and potatoes went to create the amperage necessary for juicing a Lumia...

Nokia Lumia 930 is now available in the UK from carriers and select online retailers alike

Nokia Lumia 930 is now available in the UK from carriers and select online retailers alike

posted: 17 Jul 2014, 07:33

A week ago, we told you that the Nokia Lumia 930 was being prepped to launch in the Albion. Well, the time has come, as the Windows Phone 8.1-powered flagship is now available from select...

Some Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 versions don't allow users to set Google as default search engine

Some Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 versions don't allow users to set Google as default search engine

posted: 15 Jul 2014, 16:31

It looks like Microsoft is deliberately blocking Google from being set as the default search engine on the Lumia 930 and Lumia 630 (though this happens only in a few regions)...

Minor hardware update delays Telstra Australia's Nokia Lumia 930 launch

Minor hardware update delays Telstra Australia's Nokia Lumia 930 launch

posted: 15 Jul 2014, 13:09

An update posted on Telstra's own website, explains why the Nokia Lumia 930 launch for the Australian carrier, is delayed. After the carrier put the handset through its own testing, and approved it, an unexpected...

Nokia Lumia 930 knife test shows strength of Gorilla Glass 3

Nokia Lumia 930 knife test shows strength of Gorilla Glass 3

posted: 13 Jul 2014, 12:58

With all of the talk about sapphire glass, and whether or not it is financially viable for manufacturers to use it, Corning's Gorilla Glass might not be dead yet. A video shows how the screen on the Nokia Lumia 930 responds...

Nokia Lumia 930 has a purple tint problem

Nokia Lumia 930 has a purple tint problem

posted: 12 Jul 2014, 17:29

The new Windows Phone 8.1 powered Nokia Lumia 930 has a problem. According to those who have just purchased the latest Lumia model, the screen is showing a purple tint. But there is a solution. Because this is nothing more than a calibration issue,...

Nokia Lumia 930 to launch July 17th in the U.K.

Nokia Lumia 930 to launch July 17th in the U.K.

posted: 07 Jul 2014, 10:41

The Nokia Lumia 930, pre-installed with Windows Phone 8.1, will be released in the U.K. on July 17th. Starting as low as £33 per month ($56 USD), the phone will be available from Vodafone, EE, Phones 4U, O2, Carphone Warehouse, Tesco and Amazon....

First ad for the Nokia Lumia 930 is released

First ad for the Nokia Lumia 930 is released

posted: 06 Jul 2014, 16:38

Roadtrip! It's time for three friends to grab their Nokia Lumia 930 handsets and take to the road. The Windows Phone 8.1 powered handset proves itself to be a worthy passenger. With the camera, the trio can snap photographs and take videos, allowing...

All 20 Nokia Lumia 930 wallpapers now available for download in high resolution

All 20 Nokia Lumia 930 wallpapers now available for download in high resolution

posted: 02 Jul 2014, 06:26

The Nokia Lumia 930, announced back in April, is due for release into consumers hands soon, but all of us can get a taste of what's packed into one of the company's first Windows Phone 8.1-based smartphones...

Nokia Lumia 930 pre-ordered handset released early by Norweigan carrier

Nokia Lumia 930 pre-ordered handset released early by Norweigan carrier

posted: 01 Jul 2014, 22:44

Norwegian carrier Elkjøp started accepting pre-orders last week for the Nokia Lumia 930. The model, which comes pre-loaded with Windows Phone 8.1, isn't supposed to be released until July 10th. But at least two...

Police in Cambridgeshire switching from BlackBerry to Windows Phone

Police in Cambridgeshire switching from BlackBerry to Windows Phone

posted: 05 Jun 2014, 04:26

It's not just large corporations and governmental agencies that are dropping BlackBerry. In the U.K., the Cambridgeshire Constabulary is getting ready to replace the fleet of 4000 BlackBerry handsets it uses, with 8000...

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