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    Nokia Phones Are Making a Comeback

    Do you miss the sturdy-as-a-brick heyday of the Nokia feature phone? Well, those days are back. Kinda. Nokia-branded feature phones are back on sale, starting with the new Nokia 216, but they’re not being made by Nokia. Well, they kinda are. It’s a long story. Try to stay with us on this. Microsoft purchased Nokia’s […]

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    Here’s A Look at the Axed Nokia Smartwatch That Never Came To Be

    A long time ago, back before Microsoft bought and subsequently wrote off Nokia’s handset division, the latter company had planned to make a smartwatch, presumably for the Windows Phone platform. After buying Nokia’s handset division, Microsoft nixed it in favor of the Microsoft Band, but legends and mockups still live on. Another render appeared this […]

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    Microsoft Cuts More Jobs and is Likely Ending the Lumia Line

    Credit Microsoft for trying, but the Windows Phone experiment is done in its current form, and it’s wreaking havoc on a lot of lives as a result. This week, Microsoft wrote off yet another massive loss and announced another round of job cuts in a move that essentially ends Microsoft’s involvement with Nokia’s handset division, which […]

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    Nokia to Buy Withings for $191 Million

    Back when Microsoft’s deal to purchase Nokia’s handset division closed in 2014, we figured that Nokia was getting out of consumer electronics for good, content to relegate themselves to the arena of telecom network hardware. Looks like we were wrong. We’ve heard rumors that Nokia is planning to build their own handsets again, but this […]

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    Lumia 830 and 730 Hands-on

    Nokia has introduced a couple new mid-range smartphones this week that try to toe the line between hardware proficiency and price. Do they? The Nokia Lumia 830 is being billed as an affordable flagship by the Lumia team. Flagship might be too strong of a word, but it’s not a bad phone. The Windows 8.1 […]

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    6 Dirt Cheap Smartphones that are Actually Quite Good

    Cheap smartphones, no contract. Pick one, right? Unsubsidized, off-contract phones come at a high price—high enough to make the confines of a two-year contract preferable by comparison, which is really saying something. But, that’s only true for the flagship phones that get most of the publicity. The market is awash in low- and mid-tier budget […]

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    Take a Look at the Nokia X Running Android [Video]

    A couple weeks ago, we found an analyst calling for Microsoft to ditch the Windows Phone platform for the Android Open Source Platform as a way for Microsoft to finally get more support for apps, while store offering Microsoft services. Turns out, that was half on the mark – Microsoft is by no means ditching […]

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    Nokia Lumia 2520 Windows Tablet Review

    The Nokia Lumia 2520 is the first Windows RT powered tablet from Nokia. The company has hit a home run when it comes to Windows Phones, but how did they do the first time around with a tablet? It turns out they’ve nearly knocked this one out of the park too. So much so, that […]

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    Nokia Smart Glasses Collab Takes on Google Glass

    Vuzix is really getting into the wearable technology market, and now, along with Nokia, they’ve made a pretty major development in the world of smart glasses. Their new M2000AR smart glasses will be the first to feature Waveguide optics technology. Waveguide is a different way of letting light through the lenses which, most importantly, doesn’t […]

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    Nokia Unleashes 6 New Devices For All Size Hands

    At an event in Abu Dhabi earlier this week, Nokia, soon to be gobbled up by Microsoft, unveiled six new devices that are likely to be among the last independently released devices ahead of the closing of the sale of the company early next year. The slate includes five new phones and, for the first […]

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    Nokia Lumia 1020 with PureView – First Impressions [Video]

    After plenty of rumors and leaks, Nokia has officially announced the Lumia 1020 running Windows Phone 8. But the Lumia 1020 is no ordinary Windows Phone device, and that is because it packs in an amazing 41MP sensor that is powered by PureView technology and enhanced with advanced camera features. We have been impatiently waiting […]

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    AT&T Has the Best Day Ever, Announces Lots of Exclusives

    AT&T certainly is having the best day ever! The company has announced a slew of hot new smartphones, tablets and other devices, many of which are exclusives. Samsung The Samsung Galaxy Camera, which is one of the first connected cameras running on Android, is set to debut on AT&T and will have support for AT&T’s […]