Latest Nokia, Microsoft Lumia news and Windows Phone updates

Nokia X2 Pre rooted custom ROM with native Android UI

An XDA user has released a custom ROM called NokDroid which allows Nokia X2 users to enjoy Android platform without Nokia services. This means you get a working Gmail, YouTube, Facebook and Play services. Flashing this firmware will delete all data stored on your Nokia X2 so make sure to format it before you proceed. […]

Bank of America to withdraw their app from WP app store

While windows phone store is growing at a rapid rate, some of the companies have actually withdrawn their applications from the store. The newest one is the Bank of America app that has announced on their app store entry that they will be withdrawing their app from the WP app store. The entry also suggests […]

Windows 10 Phones with Octa Core processors coming soon

Microsoft sessions for the upcoming GDC 2015 event were revealed yesterday and for one of the sessions, it was clearly mentioned that the Redmond giant will be launching Windows 10 with octa core processors and powerful graphics. Eight core CPUs are already being used in myriad Android phones such as International versions of Samsung Galaxy […]

SIM free Microsoft Lumia 535 Price in UK

The Microsoft Lumia 535 is the first non-Nokia Lumia and it is now on sale in the UK with a price tag of £89.95 SIM free. Argos is selling Microsoft Lumia 535 in UK for aforementioned price and you can choose it in either black and white editions. Of course you can change the color […]

Softcard mobile payments now supported Nokia Lumia Icon

Softcard has now added support for the Nokia Lumia Icon (Lumia 928). For those who do not know about it, Softcard mobile payment service is jointly owned by T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon. Its free app is available on the Windows Phone store from quite some time now and until now, Software service was usable on […]

Nokia Mail, Nokia Chat and Account shutting down

Microsoft has announced that it will be discontinuing Nokia Mail, Nokia Chat and Nokia Account in the coming months. The Mail and Chat will be shutting down on March 9th while the Nokia Account will stop working past 24th April 2015. Nokia account once was mandatory to use Nokia MixRadio (renamed to Nokia Music), Nokia […]

New Lumia Denim update for Nokia Lumia 735 now available

Microsoft is now pushing Lumia Denim update for the Nokia Lumia 735 smartphone. This update will bump the OS version to 8.10.14219.341. The new Denim update brings a host of new improvements such as: * Cortana, the most personal digital assistant, is now available in more markets. * Camera quality improvements. * Updated Storyteller app. […]

WP10 Spartan web browser screenshots

Spartan app for Windows 10 is a single browser that is designed to work on all Windows devices. The Spartan browser on WP10 retains legacy support for enterprise since it makes use of IE11 for legacy sites. For newer sites it uses the new engine. We feel that the Spartan is build for the modern […]

Download official Dropbox client for windows phone

Back in November Dropbox had announced on their official blog that they were indeed working on official Dropbox client for windows phone and today the company has made it available on windows phone store. We tested the app on our Lumia 535 and it works well and seems fluid so far. However we feel that […]

Windows Phone 10 change log, what to expect from WP10

Microsoft has released details about the changes to be brought by Windows Phone 10. Here are the main changes and features: Enhanced Action center: This can be expanded to show a lot more quick action buttons. Currently only 4 quick action buttons are available. Toast notifications now support actions. Updated Office app: The WP10 Office […]