30May
By: Harry Ford May 30, 2017 In: Industry News, Nokia

The Nokia 3310 first appeared in shops in September 2000 offering calls, texts and a battery that lasted days. The phone is back 17 years later offering the same features but goes on sale in a very different world. Back then Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had just got...

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16Dec
By: Next Communications December 16, 2016 In: Android, Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Tablets, Uncategorized

Nokia branded mobile phones are back on sale. The range is limited to basic models, but that should change when Android-powered smartphones and tablets are added soon. The phone manufacturer started to struggle when the iPhone was launched in 2007. Since then, the phone business has been sold to...

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07Sep
By: Next Communications September 07, 2015 In: Industry News, Microsoft, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized

Microsoft has unveiled two new low cost feature phones under the Nokia brand: the Nokia 222 and the Nokia 222 Dual SIM. Both are Internet-enabled and intended to allow more people to “capture and share their world in new ways”. Both handsets will provide 2.5G-based Internet connectivity as well...

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28May
By: Next Communications May 28, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized

The new Lumia 630 will launch in the UK tomorrow (May 29th) and will be the first device to ship with Windows Phone 8.1 as the standard operating software. The 630 features a 4.5-inch ClearBlack IPS LCD screen with 854x480px resolution, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. There’s also...

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02May
By: Next Communications May 02, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized

The Nokia Lumia 520 is the highest selling Windows device on the planet, and now it can be credited with taking a bullet fired at a police officer in  Brazil. According to Globo, the unnamed police officer in San Paolo was off-duty when he was fired upon by two criminals who had...

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28Apr
By: Next Communications April 28, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized, Windows

Six months ago Nokia and Microsoft announced plans to bring the Nokia Devices and Services business into the Microsoft family. Today, Microsoft has completed its purchase of Nokia’s mobile phone business for £4.5bn. The sale will see the end of production of mobile phones by Nokia. Former Nokia chief executive...

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28Apr
By: Next Communications April 28, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized, Windows

Microsoft has released a preview version of its Remote Desktop Connection app for Windows Phone 8.1, enabling you to connect to a Windows PC remotely from your mobile device, following in the wake of Microsoft’s Remote Desktop apps for iOS, Android and OS X. “With the Microsoft Remote Desktop...

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