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Microsoft Just Killed the Android Powered Nokia X

Nokia X2

Microsoft has just chopped the head off of the Android powered Nokia X lineup, announcing that all Nokia devices will run on Windows Phone software only. Nokia X devices could still pop up however, although they won’t be running Android like the Nokia X and X2. And that’s not surprising at all. The Nokia X…

Cricket Wireless offering free smartphones, heavy discounts in Back-to-School promotion


Regional carrier Cricket Wireless has some amazing deals coming just in time for the back to school madness. Beginning tomorrow, July 11th, Cricket will begin offering deep discounts on select Android and Windows Phone smartphones from Samsung, Motorola, ZTE and Nokia. Here’s a look at Cricket’s Back-to-School deals: Device Promotion Price Nokia Lumia 630 4G …

Nokia acquires Desti to boost HERE Maps

Nokia acquires Desti to boost HERE Maps

Now that it has sold off its devices division to Microsoft, Nokia is looking elsewhere for growth opportunities. One of the areas they still own is HERE Maps which will apparently hit multiple platforms in the near future. We’re talking about iOS and Android, providing users with alternative to the dominant Google Maps service. As…

Nokia Lumia 530 coming to T-Mobile as Nokia Rise

Nokia Lumia 530 coming to T-Mobile as Nokia Rise

T-Mobile will soon launch a new low-cost Windows Phone, Nokia Rise. According to EVleaks, this will the carrier’s version of the upcoming Lumia 530, which is an entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 device that supersedes earlier Lumia 520 and Lumia 525 models. While we’re not sure what this unit is all about, we’re guessing it will…

Ooh, Shiny! Gold Nokia Lumia 930 Caught on Camera


The Nokia Lumia 930 should be hitting markets around June of this year, and it looks like it’s going to be coming in a super shiny gold-plated edition. That’s a pretty apt color for a supercharged Windows Phone that will be the first smartphone to release with Windows Phone 8.1. The Nokia Lumia 930 is…

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