Glance Screen

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

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...

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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

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...

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

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

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...

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Nokia confirms Glance feature coming to all Windows Phone 8 Lumias, except the Lumia 52x

Nokia confirms Glance feature coming to all Windows Phone 8 Lumias, except the Lumia 52x

There has been some confusion regarding the availability of Nokia’s Glance feature, aka the on-screen clock which we covered recently in a tutorial post. The feature is coming to other Lumia devices via the Amber update, but we remember seeing rumors for “exceptions” on specific devices pop up, revolving around screen technology i.e. AMOLED vs LCD. Nokia has gone now and confirmed that...

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Nokia brings new “hover” feature to Lumia devices to quickly turn on the display [Video]

Nokia brings new “hover” feature to Lumia devices to quickly turn on the display [Video]

If you like occasionally playing with your display settings on  your Nokia Lumia smartphone, then you’ll want to go and update Display + Touch to version 1.6. That update is now live in the store and brings with it a few changes that are actually documented for once. While most users won't be able to take advantage of the added functionality just yet, you'll still want to read on about...

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