Week in Review: July 1st

This is the Week in Review, highlighting the top stories over the past week.

Nokia Lumia interest at all-time high

  • Google search requests for Lumia are higher than ever
  • Devices like the Lumia 520 helped the rise in popularity

Official Facebok app updated with new UI

  • The previous beta version is now the official Facebook app
  • Still lacks push notifications while inside the app, and other features

Rumor: Large screen Lumias coming next year

  • 10.5″ and 8.5″ tablets
  • Phones ranging from 4.5″ to 5.5″ screens

Bluetooth 4.0 coming with Nokia Amber update

  • Also brings Bluetooth Low Energy to the Lumia 520, 620, and 720

Three click secret of headphone headsets

  • Double tapping the center button on your headset will skip to the next song
  • Triple tapping the button will go to the previous song

Lumia 1020 arriving end of July

  • Lumia 1020 coming to Microsoft Stores on July 22nd
  • It will probably be on sale a few days later
  • Coming in yellow, white, and black

Tip: Third party voice commands

  • You can discover what apps support voice commands by tapping-and-holding the Windows Key and hitting the help button, and swiping to the “apps” pivot.