Tuesday, 23 July 2013

Nokia Lumia 1020 (AT&T) unboxing videos

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is being delivered to the AT&T customers who had pre-ordered the Nokia's 41MP Windows Phone 8 smartphone.

Have a look at the first of the Nokia Lumia 1020 unboxing videos below:

Thursday, 18 July 2013

HTC One mini now official: packs a 4.3 inch 720p display, dual-core 1.4 GHz processor, 4MP UltraPixel camera

The Taiwanese smartphone maker has finally made the HTC One mini official, which shares a similar design as well as features with the HTC One. Sporting a unibody aluminum chassis, the HTC One mini brings with it the 4MP UltraPixel camera and HTC BoomSound found on the HTC One with dual front stereo speakers. It however lacks NFC, IR-blaster and the optical image stabilization found on the HTC One.
 
Let us have a look at the detailed specifications of the HTC One mini below: 
 

Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Chinese woman electrocuted and killed while using Apple iPhone 5

 
23 year old Ma Ai Lun got electrocuted and died when she answered a phone call on her Apple iPhone 5 while it getting charged. Ms. Ai Lun was an air hostess on China Southern Airlines and was going to get married on August 8th.
 
After the Police in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region confirming the incident, the Forensic investigation stated that the deceased was electrocuted, and the same was listed as the official cause of death.  The victim's sister warns other users to not use the Apple iPhone 5 especially while charging it.
 

Gi Group picks Nokia Lumia as their business smartphone replacing the BlackBerrys

Nokia has announced that Gi Group, a leading Italian multinational company dedicated to the human resources market, has chosen Nokia Lumia as its business smartphone, replacing BlackBerry. The company offers temporary employment, staff leasing, research and selection, executive search, outplacement, HR consulting and training in 19 countries around the world.
 
At the beginning of 2007, Gi Group started to move on the international scene, and today it operates in 19 countries across Europe, America and Asia. At the end of 2010, it obtained an important acknowledgement, becoming Global Corporate Member of CIETT, the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies. In 2012, it found a job for 160,000 individuals and served over 15,000 companies, with an overall turnover of 1,092 million euro. The Group counts 480 branches all over the world and over 2,400 employees.
 

Friday, 12 July 2013

Here's what the top tech sites are saying about the Nokia Lumia 1020

The world finally got to see the latest member of the Nokia Lumia family, the Nokia Lumia 1020 which has taken smartphone photography to a completely different level with its amazing innovation in imaging. Here is what some of the world's top technology sites have to say about the 41 megapixel Lumia 1020. 

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 zoom hands-on video and specifications comparison

Below is a hands-on video comparison of the Nokia Lumia 1020 and the Samsung Galaxy S4 zoom



Though both the devices are smartphones with great cameras, the Nokia Lumia 1020 actually looks and feels like a phone while the Galaxy S4 zoom is heavy, bulky and feels like a digital camera with a phone snapped to it. Kudos to Nokia for keeping the thickness and weight amazingly down! Samsung should certainly learn to innovate here from Nokia.

Thursday, 11 July 2013

Nokia releases whitepaper on Nokia Lumia 1020′s new hardware and software camera innovations



Nokia has released a whitepaper on the Nokia Lumia 1020 detailing its new hardware and software camera innovations.
This whitepaper provides a background on how our PureView technology has evolved, and then introduces the new HW (sensor, lenses, OIS) and describes the evolved zoom. Nokia Pro Camera UI and its manual controls are introduced together with a new method of lossless editing of your images.
You can download the Nokia Lumia 1020 whitepaper here and read it in detail or read the Whitepaper PDF that I have embedded below.

Another in-depth hands-on video of the Nokia Lumia 1020

Check out another in-depth hands-on video of the Nokia Lumia 1020 below:



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Nokia Lumia 1020 official hands-on video

Check out the hands-on video of the Nokia Lumia 1020 which is shot using the Lumia 1020 just before the launch in New York. This revolutionary smartphone combines the second generation of Nokia's 41 megapixel sensor and OIS, to make it easy to capture pictures with unmatched detail.



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Nokia Lumia 1020 officially unveiled in New York: 41MP PureView sensor, ZEISS optics with six lenses, OIS & Xenon flash

The Nokia Lumia 1020 has just been officially unveiled at the Zoom Reinvented press event in New York that completely revolutionizes smartphone photography with unmatched picture detail and quality.

Sporting a next-generation 41 megapixel backside-illuminated PureView image sensor (1/1.5 inch) with f/2.2 aperture, the Nokia Lumia 1020 features the renowned ZEISS optics with 6-lenses, high resolution zoom 3x, optical image stabilization, low-light imaging, dual-capture next-gen Xenon flash and a dual-LED flash for video light. It is equipped with a wide-angle 1.2 MP front camera with an f/2.4 aperture.