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Has T-Mobile Passed On The Windows Phone 7.8 Update For The Lumia 710?

As Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8 to the world, they dropped word that none of the current devices on the market would receive the fancy new update. Instead, Microsoft would introduce Windows Phone 7.8, a pseudo-combination of some of the best of Windows Phone 8 combined with the current platform of 7.5. Most important was the addition of the new live tiles, and sizable tiles for a customizable home screen and more. Unfortunately, … [read full article]

Groupon Deals Offers Unlocked Lumia 710 For $159, Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Refurb For $289

Todays deal alert comes courtesy of Groupon and a special offer for not one, but two devices. First up is an unlocked Nokia Lumia 710 for just $159, which is a steal against the $299 list price. While the Lumia 710 might soon take a backseat to the Windows Phone 8X and Lumia 810, for the price it’s a hard deal to pass up. The Lumia 710 would make a … [read full article]

Nokia Hints At New Features Coming To Existing Lumia Lineup

While Nokia’s big focus is on their upcoming Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 launches, they aren’t forgetting their first-generation Lumia customers as they announce a slew of new features coming to existing handsets. The Finish company confirmed via a blog post today that existing handset owners won’t be left behind as Windows Phone 8 draws near. The current Lumia range of smartphones will continue to be supported by Nokia with a new … [read full article]

Nokia, T-Mobile Partner For “The Dark Knight Rises” Promotional Tie-In For Lumia 710 Buyers

Nokia and T-Mobile are looking to add a little “The Dark Knight Rises” into your life with a brand new promotion targeting Lumia 710 buyers both future and past. The promo offers specially designed Xpress-on covers in Magenta, Cyan, Yellow, Black, and White with a special Batman logo. Nokia has officially announced the details surrounding the promotion and we’re pretty happy with how … [read full article]

Nokia Lumia 710 Tango Software Update Coming June 20th

Lumia 710 owners take not, come June 20th you’ll want to be on the lookout for the Windows Phone *Tango* update. Windows Phone update 7.10.8773 brings a host of improvements and additions that are definitely worth the upgrade. Users will be notified through push notifications sent from Microsoft informing them the update is available through the Zune software. Internet sharing enabled Resolves keyboard disappearing randomly Resolves unlock screen getting stuck Improvements to uplink … [read full article]

Best Buy Offering Nokia Lumia 710 On Monthly 4G Plan, For A Little Extra

If Best Buy has carried the Lumia 710 on T-Mobile’s Monthly4G for some time, this is the first we’ve heard of it. Given that their price is $50 more than T-Mobile’s own offer, I can’t really say I’d recommend taking them up on it anyway. While Best Buy may have the larger price tag, perhaps they are counting on some impulse buys from people walking through the Best Buy Mobile department. I’m … [read full article]

Nokia Extends Free Color Cover For Lumia 710 As T-Mobile Drops Internet Price

Nokia just dropped us a line alerting us to an extension to their free Color Cover program for Lumia 710 buyers now good through April 30th. Throughout the month of April, new and existing T-Mobile Lumia 710 owners can visit www.nokiacolorcover.com and choose their favorite Xpress-on color cover, and Nokia will ship it you at no cost. So what do you need to do? Complete an Online Submission Form at … [read full article]

T-Mobile And Nokia See Strong Demand For Lumia 710

While Nokia still has a long long way to go before they can reach their earlier levels of success in the US, Lumia 710 sales on T-mobile is already providing numbers indicating Nokia is heading in the right direction. The Lumia 710, the first Lumia phone to launch in the US went on sale this past January for $49.99 and has been the highlight of a number of T-Mobile deals since launching. … [read full article]

HTC HD7 Receiving 8107 Update, Fixes Disappearing Keyboard Bug

Word coming out of the T-Mobile support forums tells us T-Mobile is ready to roll out the Windows Phone 8107 update to the HTC HD7. The 8107 update introduces a number of changes including a fix for the disappearing keyboard bug. Take a peek at your Zune or Mac Windows Phone Connector for any notification of the update. Word comes straight from Joel, a T-Mobile Forum moderator who wrote “The 8107 update … [read full article]