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Nokia to announce HERE Maps tomorrow for Windows Phone; Lumia 520 and 720 confirmed

Nokia to announce HERE Maps tomorrow for Windows Phone; Lumia 520 and 720 confirmed

Nokia is planning on renaming their Nokia Maps to HERE Maps on their Lumia line of Windows Phone. The announcement will coincide with the revealing of the Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 Windows Phone tomorrow, here in Barcelona, during their 8:30am (local time) press conference. The HERE Maps will be an update for existing Nokia Maps users and will start at version 3.2. The exact release of...

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Headed to Mobile World Congress? Pick up the official Windows Phone NFC Badge app.

Headed to Mobile World Congress? Pick up the official Windows Phone NFC Badge app.

For those in the media with Windows Phones or the few of you industry folks who are headed to the massive Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end of the month, you’ll want to grab the new official Windows Phone 8 NFC Badge App. The GSMA Press Office just sent out an email for Android and Windows Phone users on how to get the app and enable the pass features. Starting last year,...

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Report: Nokia to bring blockbuster 41MP EOS Windows Phone to the US this summer

Report: Nokia to bring blockbuster 41MP EOS Windows Phone to the US this summer

The Guardian, no slouch when it comes to news reporting, is citing sources close to Nokia that indeed, the company is getting ready to reveal a 41MP Windows Phone dubbed ‘EOS’. Destined for the US, the high end phone is expected to go on sale in the summer (presumably around May). Originally reported by the Verge, this is the second confirmation of such an inbound device on the cusp of...

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Unknown Lumia Windows Phone shows up on Nokia’s servers, destined for the US

Unknown Lumia Windows Phone shows up on Nokia’s servers, destined for the US

Although “all will be revealed” at Mobile World Congress in just a few short weeks, it doesn’t mean the speculation cannot begin. A new device, RM-860, has shown up in two places to validate its existence. The first spot is on Elbert Perez’s Occasional Gamer site. Perez makes numerous high quality Windows Phone games and he happens to record which devices use his wares. That info is...

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