The Lumia 930 has been slow in coming, but would have to be the most anticipated Windows Phone, mainly because the availability has been on and off again, not only locally. It seems supply cannot meet demand, at the moment. What most people see as an update to the Lumia 920, it surpasses the old […]
Some say simplicity, some say hidden behind the simplicity is a real power user device, whichever way you look at it, Windows Phone still motivates designers. While this is another concept device, and is impossibly thin, there is one feature hat really boggles the mind. A holographic screen that is somehow air powered, the phone […]
It’s one thing to buy a device because you are a fan of the OS, of for the power of the underlying hardware. The best camera, cheapest price, best battery life, I could go on and on. It’s definitely a very personal thing, and like food, 80% of the taste is in the eye. Now […]
Not to harp on it, but I saw the Nokia N9 being sold for a ridiculous price recently, and it got me thinking about the whole history of the Lumia, and the progression/adaption the company has made in a little over a year in its partnership with Microsoft. In September 2011, we were seeing news […]
The most obvious change we can all see in Windows Phone 8 is the start screen, it fills the display, the tile sizes are customisable, and you can have a lot more happening up front. Over on the Windows Phone Blog, Josh Phillips has done an extensive post with video detailing the process that led […]
Mobile Mapping, GPS navigation devices, have evolved from stand alone units that you placed in the car, and bought your particular countries map package. Usually that package, the hardware, basically a 5” PDA, with the sore software that ran the GPS, and gave you the base to run your definite country, geographical maps. Overall package […]
We’ve heard about the Jetstream a 10.1 inch tablet from HTC, that has slipped into AT&T retail outlets with less fanfare than Hulk Hogan opening a Crèche. Maybe HTC just want to test the waters, the Jetstream is a premium Tablet device that demands a huge ransom, a whopping $850 US to liberate it from […]
I’d love to be a fly on the wall, in a design team meeting for any phone. Obviously there are guidelines, a brief, that designers have to follow, but the beauty only manifests in the end device.