Rich Edmonds

Rich Edmonds is a word conjurer at Windows Central, covering everything related to Windows, gaming, and hardware. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a device chassis. You can follow him over on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.

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Nokia first to bring Kaliki service to Windows Phone also launches Batman Origins comic [Video]

Nokia first to bring Kaliki service to Windows Phone also launches Batman Origins comic [Video]

Daniel Rubino 29

Nokia is the first to bring Kaliki to a mobile platform Nokia is back at it again, giving customers the most bang for their buck by releasing two more exclusive apps today in the Nokia Collection for Lumia Windows Phones. Today’s apps include the Batman Origins comic and the truly unique Kaliki. Batman Origins is a straight up prequel comic to the new movie Batman: The Dark Knight Rises...

Queries for 'Lumia' outpace 'Windows Phone' showing strong brand awareness for Nokia

Queries for 'Lumia' outpace 'Windows Phone' showing strong brand awareness for Nokia

Daniel Rubino 46

The Nokia Lumia 800: Trend setter We’ve had discussions before, sometimes heated, about what should be the proper name for Windows Phone and whether it’s catchy, unique enough or even hampered by the “Windows” name. But one thing is for sure, Nokia seems to have a hit with the 'Lumia' brand. Using Google’s Trends function to compare searches for 'Windows Phones' against 'Lumia' you get...

Mozilla enters the smartphone wars with Firefox OS, takes on Windows Phone and Android

Mozilla enters the smartphone wars with Firefox OS, takes on Windows Phone and Android

Daniel Rubino 127

For the last few years, Mozilla, makers of the king of indie browsers Firefox, have been working on a new mobile OS called Boot2Gekko. The OS was built around HTML5 and CSS coding tools and it tended to look very much like Android and iOS—that is it was a collection of icons laid out in a grid with some notifications. Today, in a somewhat surprising move they announced the re-naming of...