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Face your phone while it charges wirelessly: Simply place your phone on the stand to start charging without having to plug in your phone. At the same time you can use your phone in portrait mode. Seems like a great accessory for the Nokia Lumia 920 (and Lumia 820 with wireless covers) ...

HTC Elation with Windows Phone 8 Some trigger-happy geek today accidentally leaked the company’s latest Windows Phone 8 device, called the HTC Elation. The HTC Elation’s product page appeared on HTC’s official page, but was briefly removed when the “accident” was discovered. Ubuntu Life was quick to react, and managed to grab a screen shot of the page in question. The HTC Elation packs a rather powerful quad-core processor running at 1.4GHz a core, 1GB of RAM, an 8-megapixel camera, 1.3-megapixel front facing...

Windows Phone 8 RTM We’re still waiting for news on when Windows Phone 8 and the new devices like the Nokia Lumia 920 and Samsung ATIV S will be made available. We’ve heard rumors that the OS is possibly delayed, but today we hear quite the contrary by the OS going gold. The software has hit release to manufacturing stage (RTM) meaning that work will not be done on the code, and that it’s practically ready for a consumer push. Manufacturers now need to do the final tweaking on their end, and when ready, release it to...

Nokia Lumia 920 BGR has confirmed with their trusted source that AT&T will launch the Samsung Galaxy Note II and Nokia Lumia 920 on October 21st. These two devices will be their flagship smartphones for the holidays. An AT&T spokesperson did not immediately comment on the matter. Samsung’s mobile boss JK Shin recently stated that the Galaxy Note II will launch in October. Nokia has yet to officially announce a release date for it’s flagship. We’ve heard rumors of a launch in November, so the latest rumor of a...

Nokia Lumia 920C China Mobile Nokia scored a big win when China Mobile, China’s largest carrier, announced on Twitter that it will carry a TD-SCDMA version of the new Lumia 920. Support for China Mobile’s network is not present in the Lumia 920, meaning we’ll most probably get a Lumia 920C with a different communication chip inside. China Mobile has more than 680 million subscribers, which is close to 70-percent of the country’s 1 billion subscribers. No specific info on pricing or availability was given. An official...

Nokia and Microsoft jointly announced the Lumia 820 and Lumia 920 devices roughly a week ago in New York. I had problems with the live stream, resulting in me missing some parts of the announcement. Good thing that Nokia made the video above available. Enjoy! ...

Updates according to Samsung Sverige Edit: Samsung Italy just confirmed that Samsung’s Windows Phones running WP7.5 will get updated to Windows Phone 7.8. More of it here. I’ve never been too fond of the way Samsung has delivered updates to their Android devices. Samsung is on a mission to release a bunch of devices, but never really caring to support them for long. We’ve seen numerous Galaxy smartphones released that will never get updated. I’ve earlier thought that this was only limited to Android, but a release...

Nokia recently announced the Lumia 920, which comes with a “floating lens” resulting in Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) that’s better than anything we’ve seen before. Apple often gets praise for the iPhone 4S’s camera and the Digital Image Stabilization (DIS), so why not put it up against the Lumia 920? That’s exactly what the video above is for The Nokia Lumia 920 completely kills the iPhone 4S in video quality. The resulting video with the iPhone 4S is interlaced and laggy, while the Lumia 920′s...