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Nokia has plans to make smartphones in 2016

In a post by re/code, sources claim Nokia is ready to return to making smartphones as soon as 2016.  When Nokia partnered and then sold off to Microsoft, they kept

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Nokia’s Z Launcher adds new features, including support icon pack

Nokia has released an update for its Z Launcher Beta on the Google Play Store. The launcher adapts to the user’s usage throughout the day. By learning how he or

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Nokia N1 is sold out; 20,000 units sold within 4 minutes in China

A lot of talk has been surrounding the Nokia N1 tablet, mainly because it was Nokia’s first device announced after their split with Microsoft. The device also features class leading

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Nokia may release the Nokia C1 Android smartphone in 2015

Cult of Android has reported that Nokia may be planning Android handsets for the future.The company supposedly will release the Foxconn-manufactured Nokia C1 smartphone, an Android 5.0 Lollipop device with

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Nokia Z Launcher Beta available in the Play store

If you are someone who loves trying new launches for your Android phone, check out the Nokia Z Launcher.  Be warned, it is still in Beta, but it seems to

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Nokia’s Here Maps available now on Samsung phones

As you likely know by now, Android is known for its choices. Don’t like the keyboard that came with your phone? Check out Swiftkey. Don’t like the camera? Check out

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Microsoft pulls the plug on Android for Nokia X series

Well, that didn’t take very long, did it? After roughly one half of a year in existence, Microsoft’s Nokia X line of smartphones is going away. In a letter to employees

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PulseOn early look: Making heart rate monitoring easier than ever

While smartwatches and fitness trackers are taking the tech world by storm, PulseOn aims to put a dent in the competition’s numbers. Smartwatches and wearable fitness trackers are relatively new

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A proper Nokia Lumia device running Android is coming our way, report says

We’ve all heard this rumor before, we’ve heard it numerous times in fact. All that hope and then we get Nokia X which is an abomination of sorts, not an

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Nokia X, X+ and XL wont receive the software platform 2.0 update

We’ve got some bad news for all of you who purchased the Nokia X, X+, or Nokia XL. None of these devices will be updated to software platform 2.0. Nokia says

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Microsoft calls on Nokia X2 for emerging markets

As expected, Microsoft on Tuesday announced its latest Android smartphone in the form of an entry-level Nokia X2. Slated for release in July, the handset features a 4.3-inch ClearBlack display,

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Access your important stuff quicker with Nokia’s new Z Launcher [App of the Day]

Introducing Z Launcher from Nokia Z Launcher on Vimeo. Samsung is not the only hardware maker to debut a new launcher for Android this week. Indeed, Nokia has thrown their

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Nokia X2 will be slightly bigger, slightly more powerful

When the Nokia X, originally known as the Nokia Normandy, was announced, most were disappointed by its entry-level specs. The device rocks a 4-inch 800 x 480 display, 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 512MB RAM, 4

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Google could be working on an even cheaper Nexus

If the Nexus 5 wasn’t budget enough already. a new report has surfaced that suggests Google has partnered with MediaTek for a very low-priced Nexus smartphone. With Nokia lining up

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Nokia debuts Android-powered X, X+, and XL

All eyes were pointed at Nokia during Mobile World Congress for a glimpse at the long awaited “secret” Android powered devices the company was said to be working on. These