Author Lucas

Lucas is a Microsoft hardcore user. He is actually using a Nokia Lumia 1520, but has been using Symbian devices before. From Smartphones over Windows to Xbox he is completely up to date and knows almost everything that is going on in the tech world right now.

Apps appy weather

According to the developer Bardi, his app Appy Weather is about to get an update by the end of this week which will bring lock screen support. He noted the changelog is relatively short, with a few bug fixes only, but the lock screen support is widely adjustable and very flexible. The update is not live yet but we expect…

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I already told you about Crystalusion Liquid Glass protection and how much I was impressed by this product. Now I can even go much further: This product is killer. Yesterday in school my phone slipped out of my pocket: With the display down, directly on the sandy floor. The floor is not hard enough to crack your screen, at least…

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Cortana has been available in the US and Great Britain (also in China with a different name) for some time now. Citizens of other countries either had to use the English version or do without the smart digital personal assistant. With yesterdays update, however, Cortana was made available to millions of people living in other European countries like Germany, France,…

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Windows Phone is the software, and every OEM has an own firmware. It has always been like this and it will always be, because without the firmware, the software cannot talk to the hardware, more or less. However, most OEM also add special features to their phones, which all are in the firmware, for example Lumia denim, or HTC’s features…

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After the application of the Crystalusion Liquid Glass protection worked very easily and well, more important is, whether the product can actually live up to its promises. The liquid is said to be 600% harder than other screen protectors, water resistant, anti bacterial, finger print repellant and abrasion proofed. That is a huge list of things it should be able…

editorial nl930vs1520

One cannot deny that phones are getting bigger and bigger. Even Apple gave their iPhone a redesign and added 0.7 of screen size with their iPhone 6 or 1.7” with their 6+ , and people seem to like it. Now, some people like it even bigger. Phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note series are selling very well, but Windows Phone…

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Wireless Charging is an essential feature of higher priced Lumia phones, and there are lots of wireless charging devices available. Whether from Nokia or other brands, the only thing you have to watch out for is the Qi compatibility. This applies to the Nokia DT-601 wireless charging plate. It is a small, Qi compatible, USB wireless charging plate. Together with…

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The low-budged phone business is an important one for Windows Phone – nowhere else does it have high market shares. The low-end Lumia 520 is the best selling Windows Phone to date and only thanks to low-end devices, Windows Phone is outselling the iPhone is 24 businesses. Of course then, a phone like the Lumia 520 needs a successor – the Lumia…

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