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2 years ago

Bought a Lumia 630 in India? You can also get a discount on Nokia Coloud headphones!

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If you’ve bought a Lumia 630 in India recently or looking to pick up one soon, there’s a good deal on Nokia Coloud headsets (see our review) exclusively for you.

Nokia Lumia 630 buyers can avail a 50% discount on subsequent purchase of a Nokia Coloud Pop earphone WH-510 or the Nokia Coloud Boom headphone WH-530. There's no discount on the Coloud Knock though.

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2 years ago

Filmmaker works with the Lumia 1020 to produce beautiful effects using still shots

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Microsoft has once again teamed up with filmaker Paul Trillo to create a smartphone solution, enabling users to simultaneously control multiple Nokia Lumia Windows Phones. Built for the Windows 8 platform, this system has allowed the team to compile a collected of 50 still images shot with Lumia hardware, producing the end result in the form of the above video. Meet the Lumia Arc of Wonder.

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2 years ago

Nadella and Elop pushed back the Surface Mini because it wasn't ready to compete

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While many of us expected that we would be seeing a Surface Mini at yesterday's "small" event from Microsoft, we didn't get that — but that's not to say that there isn't a Surface Mini in Microsoft's research and development labs somewhere. In fact, there was very much one, but Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and former Nokia CEO and now Microsoft EVP of Devices & Services Stephen Elop made the decision to push back a possible release of the smaller Surface tablet. Their reasoning? It wasn't unique enough.

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2 years ago

Time of My Life, keeping tabs on where you spend your time

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Time of My Life is a relatively new Windows Phone 8 app from Microsoft Studios that is designed to help you track where you spend your time.

The app uses your Windows Phone location services to log the time you spend in one location or the other and will chart your activity with daily, weekly and monthly graphs.

Time of My Life is an interesting app with potential but could use a little fine-tuning.

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2 years ago

Microsoft will carry on selling Windows 7 to the Chinese government

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2 years ago

Netflix bringing its streaming goodness to more Europeans later this year

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2 years ago

Realtor.com picks up long overdue update for Windows Phone

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We love when a zombie app rises from the dead. Today we’ve got the official Realtor.com app for Windows Phone doing just that. Zombie app? It’s a word we just made up for apps that haven’t been updated in years, but then out of nowhere get a big update. That’s what happened with Realtor.com for Windows Phone. Let’s check it out!

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2 years ago

Black is a B&W film emulator for Windows Phone every photographer needs

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Fun fact: Most of us here at Windows Phone Central really, really love photography. The lot of us are big fans of taking photons and turning them into photos. We won’t lie, from time to time we get jealous of the polished and varied photography apps our iOS friends have. That’s changing every week as Windows Phone grows. Today we got a new photography app that we’re liking it a lot so far. Community, meet Black for Windows Phone.

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2 years ago

Our Windows Phone community has smashed 1 million posts!

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Attention all Windows Phone fans! We've just passed the 1 million post marker on the Windows Phone Central community forum! The forum is the backend of the overall website experience, just like other Mobile Nations technology blogs. Not only do they provide a centralized location for folk with similar interests to band together and engage in conversations, but also receive support, share tips and more.

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2 years ago

Surface Pro 3 vs. Surface 2 vs. Surface Pro 2

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2 years ago

Check out the Surface Pro 3 in these high resolution photos

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2 years ago

Another Indian bank, ING Vysya launches their official Windows Phone app

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ING Vysya Bank is a premier private sector bank, the seventh largest in India, with over two million customers across its 547 branches. The multinational bank based in Bangalore was formed by the purchase of an equity stake in Vysya Bank by the Dutch ING Group in 2002.

While Windows Phone users in India have been clamoring for apps from ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, and Citibank, ING Vysya trumped the other players launching their official Windows Phone app.

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2 years ago

Here are the dates and availability of the Surface Pro 3

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2 years ago

Adobe brings updated touch experience to Photoshop on Surface Pro 3

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While Microsoft may be dominating the Windows news today with the announcement of the Surface Pro 3 hardware, partner Adobe is also targeting creative professionals of the slate with an updated Photoshop experience that brings a better touch experience to the slate. Given the capabilities of the Surface Pro 3 such as an Intel Core i7 processor, an accurate pen for drawing and writing, and a capacious 12-inch display, the Surface Pro 3 may serve as a great Photoshop tool for users who need to draw and manipulate photos and images.

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2 years ago

Hands-on with the Surface Pro 3 from Microsoft, an ultrathin tablet with a stellar screen

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