Tag archive for ‘updates’

Windows Phone Portico Being Rolled Out to Select Devices

by GULLIVER - on Dec 19th 2012 - No Comments

Microsoft is doughtily fighting against Google and Apple, and though it still doesn’t show as remarkable sales numbers as its rivals, everything is better in terms of updating. There are not that many Windows Phone smartphones but those that are already available in the market need some bug fixes. Nokia and HTC jointly with T-Mobile,...

Windows Phone 7.8 Being Rolled Out to Lumia 800 Now

by GULLIVER - on Dec 17th 2012 - No Comments

Windows Phone 7.8 was last spotted a few days ago in a video. Back then this version of Microsoft’s mobile operating system appeared on a Lumia 900. Rumors concerning the update to be rolled out in December seem to be real. Guys from WP7.nl have found out Windows Phone 7.8 is already available for download if connecting your Nokia Lumia...

Windows Phone 7.8 Shown Running on Nokia Lumia 900

by GULLIVER - on Dec 3rd 2012 - No Comments
WP7.8 on Lumia 900

Windows Phone 7.8 update with Windows Phone 8 elements is coming early next year. This is what all first-gen Nokia Lumia owners should be aware of. They should also know this update doesn’t include all improvements and innovations coming with WP8. It is impossible because of hardware limitations. Probably the most anticipated feature...

Windows Phone 7.8 Scheduled for Early 2013 Launch

by GULLIVER - on Nov 29th 2012 - No Comments
Windows Phone 7.8

The Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 are already out and sell very well but we shouldn’t forget about the older models, the Lumia 800 and 900. As you know, they run Windows Phone 7.5 and are promised to get Windows Phone 7.8 update in the future. Time went by imperceptibly, and we didn’t get any info about that update. Now it’s high time...

Skype for Symbian Updated

by GULLIVER - on Oct 23rd 2012 - No Comments
Skype for Symbian

Symbian is dying but it doesn’t mean Nokia shouldn’t support its current Symbian models. In this regard it should be said that Skype is back to Nokia Store, and it can be downloaded right now to take your phone’s system to version 2.1.23. If you own Nokia 808 PureView, Nokia 701 or another Symbian Belle FP2 updated device, then...

Nokia Lumia 900 Getting Minor Update

by GULLIVER - on Sep 20th 2012 - No Comments
Nokia Update for Lumia 900

The Nokia Lumia 900 got its dose of Windows Phone 7.5 Tango update a few months ago. It didn’t bring any significant changes but was one of the most anticipated software updates. Now there is gladsome news for the Lumia 900 users; they can download a minor update via Zune. Note that it’s not the Windows Phone 7.8 update that...

Nokia Belle Refresh Update Available for Symbian Smartphones

by GULLIVER - on Aug 28th 2012 - No Comments

Nokia is currently updating its select first gen Symbian handsets. The update is called Nokia Belle Refresh and it’s available for the Nokia N8, Nokia E7, Nokia C7, Nokia C6-01, Nokia X7 and Nokia Oro. The Nokia 500 will be included in the list a bit earlier. This update addresses several bugs the previous update brought with it but...

WP Tango Update Gives Camera Boost to Lumia 900

by GULLIVER - on Aug 23rd 2012 - No Comments

Exactly a week ago AT&T started pushing out Windows Phone Tango update to Nokia Lumia 900 users. This update was made available in other markets much earlier, so we had some info about it. One of the main improvements referred to the camera app. Honestly, the latter was one of the most annoying features on this phone because Windows...

Nokia Play To App Getting Update

by GULLIVER - on Aug 21st 2012 - No Comments

Almost a year ago we discussed an exclusive Nokia app allowing users to show their images and videos wirelessly from a Nokia smartphone on other DLNA capable devices, such as your HD TV, BluRay Player or even the Media Player in Windows 7. But then the app was in beta version, and no one knew when it would be available in alpha mode....

Tango Update Available for AT&T Nokia Lumia 900

by GULLIVER - on Aug 16th 2012 - No Comments

Finally the US variant of the Nokia Lumia 900 launched back in April via AT&T is getting its portion of Tango update. The update was greatly anticipated, and a look at the changelog is enough to conclude our expectations were not in vain. Canadian consumers can also download it and give new breath to their smartphones. The update...