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Glance 'Bittersweet shimmer' notifications revealed by Microsoft Norway in new photo

Glance 'Bittersweet shimmer' notifications revealed by Microsoft Norway in new photo

It’s not exactly a secret that Nokia’s forthcoming ‘Bittersweet shimmer’ firmware update, which will coincide with the GDR3 OS release, will sport Glance screen notifications. Indeed, we speculated as much before it was confirmed two days later in the famous leak of the new Lumia build. Interestingly, Microsoft Norway just posted this above photo to their Instagram account and if you...

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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?

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...

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Nokia Music gets updated with new Notifications and ability to ‘like’ your favorite artist

Nokia Music gets updated with new Notifications and ability to ‘like’ your favorite artist

Nokia isn’t quite done with their Music service app just yet as today, version 3.11.25.0 has gone live in the Store. Exclusively for Nokia’s Lumia line, the new update brings along with it a handful of major improvements to make us take another look at the service. The first major change is Nokia Music now supports the ability to ‘like’ specific artists in your library to “further...

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Microsoft’s Belfiore: We’re working on Facebook notification issues; Windows Phone 7 app due “this month”

Microsoft’s Belfiore: We’re working on Facebook notification issues; Windows Phone 7 app due “this month”

The Windows Phone 8 Facebook Beta app was updated late last night and so far, it has been very well received by the user base. The update brings a lot of new features that consumers have been longing for and reinforces Microsoft’s commitment in making the Facebook app top notch on Windows Phone. There are still at least two major issues though: there is no Windows Phone 7.x version,...

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NotifyMe! is another indie project to bring a notification center to Windows Phone

NotifyMe! is another indie project to bring a notification center to Windows Phone

We broke the news last week that Liquid Daffodil will be releasing a notification center system called Unification for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 sometime in the near future (it's officially in Beta testing as we speak).. The system is opt-in meaning devs can just add a line of code to their app to hook into it. Now it looks like a competing system is starting to take form from Alex...

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