The World Will Finally Bid Adieu to Windows Phone 7.8 on October 14
Sep18

The World Will Finally Bid Adieu to Windows Phone 7.8 on October 14

After nearly two years of availability, Windows Phone 7.8 is about to hit the chopping block, at least as far as support from Microsoft goes. While it planned on ending this support on September 9th, Microsoft has decided (via) to extend this support a few weeks to October 14: Microsoft will make updates available for the Operating System on your phone, including security updates, for a period of 18 months after the lifecycle start...

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Nokia Prototype With a Large Screen and Curved Glass of Lumia 800?

As fantastic a design as the Lumia 900 is, it would be an understatement to say I was disappointed that it didn’t feature the curved glass of the 800. When holding it in your hands it was amazing how much more ‘pop’ it gave the screen, like it was coming out at you (which I guess it does). The above photo has been doing the rounds, leaked from China, and shows a Nokia prototype phone running either WP8 or W7.8. What...

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Interop Unlock for lucky Lumia 800 owners and all Lumia 710 owners

Recently we were asked to detect a possible way to interop unlock our Lumia Windows Phone. With an interop unlock you get access to the drivers. Then you still need to exploit the drivers. That is really difficult. You need a ROM with full unlock or Interop Unlock with exploited drivers to profit [thanks to Heathcliff74 for correcting my understanding, see comments]. Here is how to check if your Lumia 800 can be interop unlocked: Turn...

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Nokia Lumia Augmented Reality Event In Melbourne
Apr01

Nokia Lumia Augmented Reality Event In Melbourne

If you happen to stroll by Federation Square in Melbourne yesterday ( 31/03/2012 ) chances are you would have seen a huge TV and a lot of people gathered to try out the Augmented Reality game with Angry Birds, a virtual dance off with Timomatic or see a Kangaroo take directions from a virtual voice, this virtual Augmented Reality was powered by the Xbox Kinect and was organized to promote the Nokia Lumia in Melbourne. I was told the...

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This Nokia Lumia looks way bigger than the 800 or 900
Mar13

This Nokia Lumia looks way bigger than the 800 or 900

With Nokia Lumia 800 being released in Australia they have stepped up the ad campaigns , I have started to see the Lumia ads on TV and now according to Nokia Australia Giant Interactive Nokia Lumia 800’s are popping up in various location in Sydney ( Martin Place, Pitt St., Darling Harbour, Haymarket or Circular Quay ). If you are from Melbourne expect to see these around Melbourne from May 8th. Its great to see Nokia pushing Windows...

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