Two Days with a Windows Phone

Lumia 920 Windows Phone

In my quest to get the next iPhone (I’ve been a user of Android since the 2.1 days), I have sold my beloved Nexus 4 ahead of the rumored September 10 Keynote. I am not going without a phone, though — I was able to pick up a Nokia Lumia 521 for T-Mobile for only $120.

Having no experience with Windows Phone after years of using both iOS and Android regularly, I figured I would write about my experiences of Microsoft’s smartphone platform.


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Nokia: Print Your Own Lumia 820 Back Casing


3D printing is the next revolution in technology according to many, and people are already printing all kinds of interesting things. Now, Nokia has become the first cellphone manufacturer to announce a public development kit that will allow people to print their own casing for their Lumia 820 smartphone.

The Nokia Lumia 820 is a mid-range Windows Phone 8 handset currently available on AT&T. It comes in a variety of back casing colors including red, white, cyan, yellow, and black. But what if you want to use your own color? Now you can with a 3D printer. (more…)

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Still Playing Fruit Ninja With Your Finger? That’s So 2012

We know how well the Nokia Lumia’s screen works, because Nokia made it a focal point for their advertising campaign. But how well does it really work? Popular YouTube channel adrianisen’s tech demonstrates how versatile the Lumia 920′s screen really is. He decided that playing Fruit Ninja with the old finger is not that fun anymore. Now he slices fruits in Fruit Ninja with a kitchen blade. Check out the video below.


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