How-To: Taking Screen Shots on the Surface Pro & RT


With regular old Windows, there are plenty of ways to do screen captures. From the simple Print Screen key for the whole screen, other key combinations for windows and applications in focus, or the use of any of the great 3rd party applications. But with the new Metro applications? If you’re running Windows 8/RT Metro […]

Nokia NFC Writer for Windows Phone Devices


Nokia has released a new tool to help everyone get the most out of the NFC built into their Lumia devices. For those that don’t know, NFC stands for Near Field Communication, and it’s a very short range wireless technology. Basically, you have to touch your device to the NFC tag for a connection to […]

Nokia Lumia 620 is Available Now From Telus

Nokia Lumia 620 from Telus

As Mobile World Congress approaches and Nokia prepares to announce their latest and greatest devices, Telus has released the Lumia 620. The 620 comes from the affordable line of Nokia’s smartphones. Telus has the phone listed for free on a 2 year contract, or you can buy the phone outright for just $250. If that’s […]

How To Remove that Annoying “ENG” Key from your Windows Phone Keyboard


Here’s a handy tip for anyone that’s picked up a Windows Phone and finds themselves frustrated by the extra “ENG” key on the keyboard. For some, it might show a different 3 letter abbreviation. Basically, it’s you’re language button that allows you to easily switch between keyboards while typing. It sits on the bottom row […]

Review – Hands On with the Samsung ATIV S from Rogers


The Samsung ATIV S is the latest smartphone from Samsung running Windows Phone 8. And just like their previous Windows Phone powered devices, the ATIV S brings new specs and features to the platform, like how incredibly thin the device is, its massive screen, and then there’s the addition of expandable storage. Is that enough […]

24 Hours with a Red Nokia Lumia 920


The red and white Nokia Lumia 920s are just starting to hit the Rogers store shelves. There’s no yellow version in the stores yet, but hopefully they will show up shortly. I was lucky enough to secure a red one just as stock hit the stores, so I thought I would post some initial thoughts on […]

A Look at the Nokia Lumia 920 – Dressed to Impress


Nokia announced the Lumia 920 as their flagship Windows Phone back in September, and Rogers started shipping the device the day after Microsoft officially revealed Windows Phone 8. With new and innovative features, many are looking at the Lumia 920 as the hot new phone. I’ve gone hands on with the 920 over the holidays […]

The Samsung Galaxy S III Takes The Nokia Lumia Pitching Machine Challenge

Ever wonder what would happen if your smartphone was hit by a baseball? Well, thanks to the guys behind the NokiaUS YouTube channel, we get to find out. They’ve put the Samsung Galaxy SIII and the Nokia Lumia 920 up against a pitching machine. With the phones video camera running, they starting shooting baseballs at […]

Rogers Brings Color Choice to Nokia Lumia 920 Stock


If you’ve been looking at purchasing the Lumia 920, but wanted something a little more flashy than the plain old black that Rogers currently stocks, then you’re sure to be excited by this news. Rogers has announced that they will be offering the Nokia Lumia 920 smartphone in red, white, and yellow. The new color […]

CES 2013 – Microsoft has Sold 60 Million Windows 8 Licenses


Microsoft may not have a booth on the show floor at CES this year, but that hasn’t stopped them from make an announcement. At the 11th Annual J.P. Morgan Tech Forum, Microsoft’s Windows Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Financial Officer Tami Reller announced that Windows 8 has sold 60 million licenses to date. That number […]