Nokia’s Zeiss lenses will be returning to the market with Android
Lumias were once known for their camera prowess, with Nokia (and then Microsoft) outfitting their high-end devices like the Lumia 1020 and 1520 with Zeiss lenses. Later on, mid-range devices like the 735 and 640 Xl would get in on...
Blast from the past – Nokia Windows Phone with front-facing keyboard leaks (pictures)
Way back in 2012 there was a rumour that Nokia was shopping around a Nokia E6-type Windows Phone to carriers at Mobile World Congress. The handset was meant to address the same business market as that device and would have feature...
Microsoft Ventures invests in Team8’s Global Cyber Syndicate
Team8, Israel’s leading cybersecurity think tank and venture creation foundry today announced that it has added Microsoft Ventures to its global cyber syndicate. They will use the new funding for developing disruptive compan...
Done deal: Microsoft entry-level feature phone assets sold to FIH Mobile
As announced in May, Microsoft today completed their deal on selling their entry-level feature phone assets to FIH Mobile Ltd., a subsidiary of Hon Hai/Foxconn Technology Group, and HMD Global, Oy for $350 million. As part of the ...
The Nokia brand is returning to the phone market with an Android phone in early 2017
Nokia is finally coming back. The company is set to launch new smartphones in 2017, powered by Google’s Android. The company today launched a new site dedicated for its upcoming phones, which allows users to subscribe to get...
LinkedIn Co-founder: Microsoft had made other attempts to buy LinkedIn in the past
by Sean Chan
Back in June, Microsoft acquired LinkedIn for a whopping $26.2 billion. There was a pretty big bidding war for LinkedIn, in which Microsoft went head-to-head with Salesforce. Today, Konstantin Guericke, one of the co-founders of...
Nokia-commissioned ESPN Fantasy Football App may be discontinued soon
Way back in 2012 Nokia announced a number of essential apps exclusive to their Lumia platform. The ESPN Fantasy Football App was one of those apps, and was delivered to the Windows Store in August 2012. Now it appears the app is ...
Qualcomm announces Clear Sight dual camera tech for flagship devices
Qualcomm processors have already supported a number of smartphones with dual camera technology. Today, they announced Qualcomm Clear Sight, powered by Spectra ISP that is designed to mimic the attributes of the human eye. This new...
Motorola claims Samsung stole glance screen from them, forgets about Nokia
There are some that believe Apple invented the smartphone or even the touch screen, but we expect a veteran phone company like Motorola to have somewhat longer memories. Today’s tweet from the company where they complain abo...