Glance

Nokia releases new Pocket Magnifier app, updates Glance for 8.1, refreshes others

Nokia releases new Pocket Magnifier app, updates Glance for 8.1, refreshes others

Daniel Rubino 124

TGIF as Nokia is having a busy morning. Today, the popular Windows Phone manufacturer has released a brand new app to their Nokia Collection, in addition to pushing out no less than three app updates (four if you count Nokia Share from the 19th). Let’s take a look at what’s new. Nokia Pocket Magnifier – Having trouble reading that receipt? Visually impaired and would like to make...

Here’s how to always see the current temperature on the Nokia Lumia 1520

Here’s how to always see the current temperature on the Nokia Lumia 1520

Daniel Rubino 61

If you’re one of brave who have committed to a life of BAP with the Nokia Lumia 1520, congratulations. You have an awesome 20 MP camera loaded with a 6-inch 1080P display that will catch everyone’s attention in public. It also means you have the latest firmware from Nokia, dubbed Lumia Black. That release allows notifications to be displayed on the Glance screen so that you can easily...

Nokia releases Glance Background beta; allows you to add awesome photos to the Glance Screen

Nokia releases Glance Background beta; allows you to add awesome photos to the Glance Screen

Rich Edmonds 156

Have you looked at the Glance Screen on your Nokia windows Phone and wondered what it would look like if you added a background image? Nokia has released a beta app that enables you to achieve just that. Glance Background is a new app for Nokia hardware that allows you to pick and choose images to have set as a background when the Glance Screen is active. It's a simple app, but the end...

Nokia working to bring more enhancements to Lumia line through Glance and Touch?

Nokia working to bring more enhancements to Lumia line through Glance and Touch?

Daniel Rubino 134

Recent updates by Nokia may reveal forthcoming additions to expand Lumia functionality for users Nokia has been churning out quite a few updates lately for its Lumia Windows Phones, especially for those with the Amber update. The last few system app changes, notably Extras + Info yesterday and Display + Touch for today, simply moved those settings into their own categories. While that...

Nokia moves Glance and Touch configurators directly into Settings with latest update

Nokia moves Glance and Touch configurators directly into Settings with latest update

Daniel Rubino 122

Starting with the Windows Phone 8 GDR2 and Nokia Amber updates, Nokia was able to offer new options for the Lumia line, including the coveted Glance screen and Touch features. Glance enabled the onscreen clock with vibration and charging alerts, while Touch allows users to modify screen sensitivity. Both features are essential in getting the premium Nokia experience, but there was one...