Non-Windows Phone Nokia handsets to come with Opera Mini pre-installed

Opera has announced that non-Windows Phone Nokia handsets’ Xpress browser will be replaced with Opera Mini. These include the Series 30+, Series 40 and Asha. Current users are encouraged to upgrade to Opera Mini. Opera announced: Opera signs licensing agreement with Microsoft Oslo, Norway – August 21, 2014 Opera Mini will become the default web browser […]

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 Microsoft to discontinue Series 40 Asha handsets?

The Verge has reportedly gotten its hands on an “internal memo” that reveals Microsoft is planning to discontinue its Series 40 Asha handsets. The internal memo was sent to Microsoft employees from Jo Harlow, head of Microsoft’s phone business. It reveals that the software giant is planning to kill Asha in 18 months and focus […]

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 Asha handsets have app and notification issues – Nokia petitioned to fix problems

It seems Nokia Asha handsets starting with the Asha 501 have been having problems with apps and notifications. Despite Asha owners complaining about these issues, the Finnish firm doesn’t seem to care. Antonio Papa, a disgruntled Asha owner, has petitioned Nokia to fix these problems. The petition reads: It’s been eleven months by now (almost […]

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 Nokia rolls out update for Asha 500, 501, 502, 503, and 230

Nokia has rolled out an update for its Asha 500, 501, 502, 503, and 230. Owners of the said handsets will receive “an important push notification,” which will let them know if the update is available for their phone. If you own one of the Asha handset mentioned, you can check manually by going to […]

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