• Nokia’s HERE map app now available on Google Play Store

    Nokia’s HERE map app has been gaining ground as an alternative to Google Maps, but one thing that might have prevented more people from getting it for their smartphones is that you had to sidedownload it from their website.

    December 11, 2014 • Views: 766

  • Nokia Z Launcher for Android now on Google Play

    Hey, did you know Nokia is getting some more Android lovin’? Actually, it’s more like the other way around: Android is getting a lot of Nokia stuff these days. Nokia may not be getting back into the handset business and will

    November 19, 2014 • Views: 839

  • Nokia Store to rebrand to Opera Mobile Store

    Users of Nokia phones like the Series 40, Series 60, Symbian, Ahsa, and Nokia X devices that enjoy buying apps and games from the Nokia Store have a change coming they will want to be aware of. During the first half of 2015, the

    November 19, 2014 • Views: 559

  • Nokia N1 Android tablet powered by Intel 64-bit CPU

    Nokia has rolled out a new tablet that is powered by the Android operating system called the Nokia N1. The tablet comes with the Nokia Z Launcher home screen that promises to make the tablet simple to use and gives users the

    November 18, 2014 • Views: 1055

  • Google Nexus 6 lands 6th on DxOMark camera benchmarks

    Camera benchmark specialists DxOMark takes note of the top devices with mobile cameras, ranking them mainly on image quality. Top rankers have consistently been from Sony’s Xperia line, with the Xperia Z3 being the latest, and

    November 17, 2014 • Views: 1087

  • Nokia not returning to handset business

    Nokia still has remaining businesses but its mobile division is no more. Its CEO Rajeev Suri made it clear that it’s not going back to manufacturing handsets. Instead, the company will focus more on its Technologies business,

    November 17, 2014 • Views: 711

  • HERE navigation app updated for Android Lollipop

    There will be an avalanche of apps hurrying to update their codes to play nice with Android 5.0, one of those is Nokia’s HERE maps and turn-by-turn navigation app. The app was once locked down to the Windows Phone OS, but Nokia

    November 8, 2014 • Views: 717

  • Vsenn is a Project Ara competitor in modular phones

    Modular phones (remember that viral Phonebloks video?) seems to be the holy grail of open source technology today. Just imagine, a smartphone whose parts you can upgrade – and not thinking of a whole other phone to purchase

    November 7, 2014 • Views: 1721

  • HERE update: building footprints, better Chicago transit info

    Nokia‘s mapping app HERE continues to try and best the previously unbeatable Google Maps and this latest update will bring them even closer to that goal. Their blog post says the new features per continent is “too

    October 31, 2014 • Views: 652

  • HERE app clarifies issues, problems with beta for Android

    It’s still in beta version for Android devices, but mapping app HERE from Nokia is already creating waves as an alternative to Google Maps (some say it’s even better). But as with everything that is digitally beta,

    October 28, 2014 • Views: 1140