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Large Swedish retailer Elgiganten.se is selling the 41 megapixel Nokia Lumia 1020 for only 1,990 Kroner (around $270) which is an amazing price for a device with a mobile camera which is yet to be surpassed. The deal includes free shipping and expires today, so if you want to grab a truly amazing device on the cheap, check it out…

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Windows Phone 8.1’s Wallet app quietly support’s Apple’s Passbook feature, allowing users to save etickets to a convenient location on their phone. Unfortunately not all services offer the passbook file to Windows Phones, but Swedish developer Mikael Bolinder was able to correct this for Sweden’s national train service with a web app which will make the Passbook available for download…

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After a year of campaigning the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute has finally brought their weather app to Windows Phone in beta form. SMHI Weather provides local weather reports worldwide, for your location and also other places you search for. For Swedish users in particular the app will also provide severe weather warnings based on your location via its Live…

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Swedish Windows Phone users can rejoice, as the Swish mobile payments app has just arrived in the Windows Phone Store. The app, which works for a wide variety of Swedish bank customers, including Danske Bank , Handelsbanken, Länsförsäkringar , Nordea, SEB and Swedbank and the savings banks, allows users to send and recieve money to others by simply knowing their…

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Seamless’s payment solution for mobile telephones, SEQR is coming to both Windows 8 and Windows Phone soon, and will be integrated with the Windows Phone Wallet. SEQR, developed by Seamless, allows users to pay using the SEQR app to scan the QR code or NFC at the POS terminal and approve the payment by entering their PIN and is claimed…

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BankID Security App is part of Mobile BankID – an electronic personal identification system for mobile phones and tablets used by various service providers. The service is common in use in Sweden and is used by Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Länsförsäkringar, Nordea, SEB, Skandia, Sparbanken Syd, Sparbanken Öresund and Swedbank. The app is part of a challenge-response system used to positively…

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SVT, the national broadcaster in Sweden, has finally delivered a Windows Phone app that delivers streaming television for their service. The app allows users to watch their favourite shows, clips and live broadcasts directly from their Windows Phone. A bit like the proposed solution for BBC iPlayer however, the app is merely a collection of links, and the actual video…

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The elusive Samsung ATIV S is now on sale on Swedish operator Telia. The handset is available for 449 SEK (around $70) per month on a 24 month contract, which includes 1000 minutes, 1000 texts and 4 GB of data per month. The phone also comes with either Spotify Premium or Unlimited Storytel for 1 year, but of course Spotify…

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