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Nokia Lumia 520 deflects bullet to save owner’s life

Nokia Lumia 520 deflects bullet to save owner’s life

By 2 May 2014

If there's one way to prove a manufacturer builds a great phone it's a real-world gunshot test. Nokia appears to have passed that test after a Lumia 520 saved a man's life by deflecting a bullet. The Nokia Lumia 520 gave its little lifecycle for that... >>

Stephen Elop confirms that Microsoft Devices smartphone branding is still to be decided

Stephen Elop confirms that Microsoft Devices smartphone branding is still to be decided

By 28 April 2014

With Microsoft now in the driving seat of Nokia devices and services, there's still a question mark over the future branding of the new smartphones. In a Q&A session on Nokia Conversations today, Stephen Elop, former Nokia CEO and now executive vice president... >>

Microsoft Nokia ‘Superman’ to be the Windows Phone made for selfies

Microsoft Nokia ‘Superman’ to be the Windows Phone made for selfies

By 28 April 2014

One of the first phones from the new Microsoft-owned Nokia, known as Superman, aims to make selfies its speciality. According to sources of The Verge familiar with the matter, the Superman phone will be a 4.7-inch mid-range device. But it will come with... >>

Microsoft's post-Nokia acquisition advert focuses on colour

Microsoft's post-Nokia acquisition advert focuses on colour

By 28 April 2014

Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia's smartphone business was completed on 25 April and the first new advert from the combined entity has been revealed.  With the title "Not Like Everyone Else", and using The Kinks music track of the same title, it picks... >>

Microsoft now officially owns Nokia, goodbye Nokia branded phones

Microsoft now officially owns Nokia, goodbye Nokia branded phones

By 25 April 2014

It's official - Nokia as an independent phone manufacturer is no more, Microsoft owns Nokia Devices and Services. The deal, which has been going through for months, has now reached completion and Microsoft owns Nokia Devices and Services after its €5.44... >>

Iconic Nokia phones that tried to change the world

Iconic Nokia phones that tried to change the world

By 25 April 2014

Nokia is now officially part of Microsoft. Founded in the late 19th Century it started out making rubber and ended up making phones. In its heyday it was the biggest phone manufacturer in the world with the power to make and sell millions of phones a... >>

Microsoft's buyout of Nokia Devices and Services to finalise on 25 April, but with deal changes

Microsoft's buyout of Nokia Devices and Services to finalise on 25 April, but with deal changes

By 21 April 2014

Microsoft announced last autumn that it entered an agreement to acquire Nokia's Devices and Services arm. That transaction is now set to finalise on 25 April, according to the company. "The completion of this acquisition follows several months of planning... >>

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 April

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 April

By 19 April 2014

It's a big week for phones. Not only has the developer preview for Windows Phone 8.1 been unleashed - which, but of course, we've reviewed - but we've unveiled our review of the flagship Sony Xperia Z2. Waterproof, premium, powerful - is it the flagship... >>

Windows Phone 8.1 review
4 out of 5

Windows Phone 8.1 review

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Windows Phone 8.1 is (sort of) here and it's a much needed boost to the Microsoft operating system. Better presentation, more personalisation, the voice assist Cortana, quick actions and notifications via Action Center and a number of other tweaks throughout.... >>

Nokia recalls Lumia 2520 tablet chargers, danger of electric shock

Nokia recalls Lumia 2520 tablet chargers, danger of electric shock

By 17 April 2014

Nokia has sent out a warning notice to its Lumia 2520 tablet users as the chargers may be faulty and could cause electric shock. 30,000 chargers have been identified as hazardous to users in Europe including the UK.  This also includes 600 travel chargers... >>