Tag: Nokia

Nokia Will Be Back Making Smartphones But It’s Complicated

Nokia was a phone brand that we all loved and continue to love. It may have exited the phone business after the unceremonious...

5 Defining Moments in Mobile

Android and iOS today account for the two biggest mobile platforms on the planet. However, things have not always been like this. If we...

Nokia Set to Return to The Smartphone Market in 2016

The Nokia brand, which once dominated the mobile phone circles in its hey days has slowly fizzled out and been replaced by the Microsoft...

Meet Microsoft’s $20 phone, the new Nokia 105

Microsoft has a new cheap phone. The Nokia 105. A revamped version of the classic Nokia 105 that you've probably already heard about...
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Ten Mobile Devices Retailers Should Not Be Stocking At This Moment

Sometimes we use terms like "phone years" to draw the line between the normal calendar everyone follows and the life cycle of mobile devices....

Nokia is 150 years old: Here’s a look back at its most iconic devices

What do you remember about Nokia? What do you know about the Finnish company? Did you know that Nokia is celebrating its 15oth anniversary...
Nokia HERE Maps

Uber Bids $3 Billion For Nokia’s HERE Maps

Everyone wants a piece of the Nokia Here Maps. Nokia HERE Maps is the remaining piece of the pie of Nokia, having sold its...

The Old Snake Game On Your Nokia Phone Is Coming Back In A Different Way

Remember the super addictive snake on your old Nokia mobile? One of the faces behind it and the actual creator of the game,...

Nokia’s HERE Powering Facebook’s Mobile Web Maps; Instagram, Messenger Next

Facebook has reportedly entered into a deal with Nokia to use its mapping and location service Here on its social applications. Though not yet...

Microsoft To Launch Two High End Smartphones Later This Year

It's been a year since Microsoft unveiled a high end smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 930. Microsoft fans in the market for a new smartphone...
No More Nokia Phones

Nokia Denies Claims Its Re-entering The Smartphone Business

Nokia has denied claims that rocked the media last week that it plans on re-entering the Smartphone business with an android device. The company...
Nokia HERE Maps

Nokia Seeks Suitors For HERE Maps Business

A while, not long ago, Nokia ruled the world. The Finnish company sold millions of mobile devices allover the world. It had a fledgling...
Nokia Alcatel

Nokia To Pay $16.6 billion For Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia could soon be the largest telecommunications company in the world ahead of Ericsson and Huawei after purchasing its rival Alcatel-Lucent in an all-share...
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Confused by Lumia Device Names? Learn How to Decipher Them

Lumia 1520, Lumia 1020, Lumia 535, Lumia 920, Lumia 735, Lumia 435. Lumia 620, Lumia 800, Lumia 930… If you are confounded by the ever...

Microsoft’s Lumia 435 Is Now Available And Priced For Kenya

  With several billion people still using feature phones or not even connected to a mobile network, it has become clear that the largest growth...
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Microsoft To End Support For Nokia Store and Xpress Browser In March

Soon Nokia Store and Nokia Xpress Browser will be no more. As much as those had a promise of good things coming, they...
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Microsoft Could Venture Further Down With Lumia 435 Spotted In Brazil

If this comes true then my prediction last week was right, that Microsoft will very soon be dropping development of basic phones outside of...

Microsoft announces the Nokia 215, a cheap internet-enabled phone

While Microsoft Mobile has been in the news recently with the good Lumia 535 which was the first to bear the Microsoft Lumia branding,...

Rumour: Nokia may release dual OS smartphone, Nokia C1

It appears that pigs may soon be flying over Espoo, Finland. That is to say, what many thought would be an impossibility after the...

Nokia’s HERE Maps crosses the 1 million install mark on the Play Store

HERE, the maps and navigation software from Nokia that is currently available to not just Windows Phone users but Android users (as a beta...
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Why Microsoft Taking over HERE Apps for Windows is a good thing

Finnish Tech website IT Vikko recently reported that Nokia will turning over HERE Apps development to Microsoft. Though this may seem like a blow...

Nokia N1 Android Tablet Marks Nokia’s Return To Consumer Hardware

The King is dead, long live the King! Don't call it a comback, I've been here for years! The more things change, the more...
Nokia Set Top Box

Teaser: Is Nokia Releasing A Media Streaming Box?

Nokia, not the one which is owned by Microsoft and is a Windows Phone manufacturer, the one that was left licensing maps and...
Mariam Abdullahi

Microsoft Devices East Africa Boss Mariam Abdullahi Speaks On Microsoft’s New Ways

Microsoft is a changed company. A change that not many had foreseen. Of course it's for the better, that is if you forget for...
Lumia 530 vs Lumia 535

Differences Between Lumia 530 and Microsoft Lumia 535

Microsoft acquired Nokia's mobile division and all that mobile hardware business that came along with it. And that was the journey of a thousand...
Lumia 535

Microsoft Lumia Debuts with 5 Inch Lumia 535

Microsoft today introduced Lumia 535 which makes it the first Microsoft branded smartphone. They dropped Nokia brand for Windows phone and future devices in...
Lumia 830 Kenya

Microsoft’s Newest Windows Phone Lumia 830 and Lumia 730 Now Selling In Kenya

It's exactly two months since Microsoft launched their newest Lumia smartphones, Lumia 830 tagged as the affordable flagship and Lumia 730 which is tagged...

‘Microsoft Lumia’ branding to replace Nokia

There have been all indications that Microsoft will move to replace the Nokia branding on almost everything it got from the mobile division of...

Nokia’s HERE is now available to all Android devices

Nokia's HERE suite has been available on Android for a while now. Though that provision came with a rider that your Android device either...
Nokia 130

Microsoft Starts Selling Entry Level Nokia 130 In Kenya

Microsoft, in a way to show that they are still in the game of entry level mobile phones after leaving people confused over where...

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