Nokia Announces Lumia 1020 Coming to Rogers & Telus


It’s official, Rogers and Telus will be getting the Nokia Lumia 1020 will be coming to Canada. Unfortunately, there is no mention of when, or how much it will cost. Also, there is no mention of the bands support or the availability of accessories like the camera grip. Both Rogers and Telus have a great […]

National Geographic Goes on Assignment with the Nokia Lumia 1020


National Geographic, in partnership with Nokia, sent their photographer Stephen Alvarez, on a ten day assignment to capture the American West with a Nokia Lumia 1020 smartphone. The results of this, along with Stephen’s day-by-day diary and favorite photos, are posted on the National Geographic web site for you to explore. Head over and check […]

Nokia’s 41 Megapixel Lumia 1020 Smartphone

Stephen Elop Nokia Lumia 1020

This week, Nokia took to the stage in New York to announce a the next phone in their PureView line – the Nokia Lumia 1020. Building upon the technology Nokia first released last year in the PureView 808, the Lumia 1020 offers a massive sensor capable of capturing extremely detailed pictures. There’s more to this […]

New Wireless Code from CRTC Aims to Bring Change to Canadian Wireless Market

The Canadian Radio and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has unveiled a new wireless code of conduct. After a lengthy consultation process and months of work, the new wireless code is aimed to make things easier for an individual or small business. It takes effect starting on December 2nd, 2013 and it only applies to new or […]

IllumiRoom – Can Microsoft Change the World of Gaming, Again?


The next great thing from Microsoft Research will change your world. Kinect changed the world of gaming, and has now gone beyond the console to impact other markets. The latest creation from Microsoft Research will start by changing the world of gaming, but it will quickly change a lot more than that. IllumiRoom takes a […]

Nokia Lumia 520 is Now Available in Canada

NOKIA CANADA - The Nokia Lumia 520 now available in Canada

Nokia has announced the availability of their new Lumia 520 Smartphone. The is an affordable device and will be available on 3 carriers in Canada. You can pick it up from Rogers today, Koodo starting on May 9th, and Telus starting on May 17th. What makes the 520 special? Well, it offers a 5 mega-pixel […]

Microsoft’s Newest Windows Phone Ad – Don’t Fight. Switch


Microsoft has turned over a new leaf for their Windows Phone ads. The latest ad takes a wedding theme where half of the attendees are using Apple devices, and the other half are using Android. In quick order things escalate beyond hurling insults back and forth, and a full on fight ensues. Through all of […]

DIY: Wireless Charging Nightstand Mod

Have a device that supports wireless charging? If so, you’re already enjoying the wonders of cableless charging. But what if you could get rid of that charging pad too? What if, you just placed your phone on the table and it would start charging? Well, here’s a cool Do-It-Yourself mod that can hide that unsightly […]

Nokia Brings their Music Service to Windows 8

Nokia Music Service

Do you like listening to music? If so, there’s a new kid on the block when it comes to streaming music. Nokia has brought their Music+ service from the Windows Phone platform to the Windows 8 and Windows RT world. This is the same app that users have grown to love on the Windows Phone platform. […]

Microsoft Demo’s Powerful Improvements to the Bing Speech Engine


In the past I’ve talked about the awesome speech engine in Windows Phone. Not only does it read out your text messages, but it even allows you to create or reply to text messages without touching your phone. Beyond that, you can also use speech on various apps and on search. I use this feature […]