Huawei to stop using the ‘Ascend’ moniker in its future smartphones, starting with the P8?

Are you a fan of the Huawei Ascend P7? Looking forward to the Ascend P8? If a report is to believed, the Chinese firm will be dropping the “Ascend” moniker, and will simply call the P7’s successor the “Huawei P8.” This is according to a report from Italian-speaking site HDBlog.it. Going back to the P8, you may […]

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 ‘Nokia Conversations’ re-branded to ‘Lumia Conversations’

Microsoft once announced that it would be ditching the “Nokia” brand, and it looks like that day has come. “Nokia Conversations” has been re-branded to “Lumia Conversations.” Microsoft announced: The Conversations blog is now called Lumia Conversations and its new home is right here at lumiaconversations.microsoft.com. You might have noticed that we’ve painted the walls #MoreColorful, and […]

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 Photos of Lumia 535 with ‘Microsoft’ branding leaked

On Nokia’s Facebook page, Microsoft teased a new Lumia handset to be unveiled today, teasing just the corner of the device. Now, photos have been leaked courtesy of Chinese-speaking Baidu, allegedly revealing what the Redmond firm has in store for us. Say hello to the Microsoft Lumia 535! Microsoft did announce that it was planning […]

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 Microsoft-branded Lumia handset leaked

Microsoft previously announced that it would be ditching the “Nokia” brand on Lumia handsets and replace it with the “Microsoft” brand. Now images of a Lumia handset bearing the Microsoft brand has been leaked. The leaked photos were first spotted by WMPoweruser on Weibo. It reports, “Microsoft recently revealed that they will be phasing out […]

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 Will Nokia continue to make mobile phones in the future?

Microsoft has acquired Nokia’s Devices and Services division, which means is currently sells Nokia-branded handsets. So what will happen to the Finland-based Nokia? It seems the Finnish firm is still planning to make mobile phones in the future. Nokia announced at its Q3 2014 earnings call: And finally on brand, we have not really spoken […]

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 Microsoft confirms ditching ‘Nokia’ branding – to replace it with ‘Microsoft’

In an interview with Nokia Conversations, Tuula Rytilä, Senior Vice President of Marketing for Phones at Microsoft, confirmed that the Redmond firm will be ditching the “Nokia” brand with Lumia handsets and will be replacing it with “Microsoft.” The blog also published images of how the branding will look like. It is yet to be […]

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 Mystery Lumia front panel with Microsoft branding surfaces

According to a leaked internal document from Microsoft, the software giant is planning to drop the “Nokia” and “Windows Phone” brands and replace them with “Microsoft” and “Windows” respectively. Now, leaked photos of a Lumia front panel with Microsoft branding seems to reinforce this rumour. The photos you see above were leaked by French-speaking NWE. […]

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 Leaked render shows Lumia 830 with ‘Nokia by Microsoft’ branding

We all know that Microsoft is the new owner of Nokia’s Devices & Services division. However, it is yet to be known if the Redmond firm is planning to replace or keep the Nokia brand, until now. A new leaked render of the yet-to-be announced Windows Phone-powered Lumia 830 is shown with “Nokia by Microsoft” […]

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 Microsoft to replace Nokia branding soon, leaked slide suggests

Microsoft is the new owners of Nokia’s Devices & Services division. The deal states that the software giant can use the Nokia brand for Lumia smartphones until the 31st of December 2015 and 10 years for mobile phones. However, it seems Microsoft wants to drop the brand as soon as possible, a leaked slide suggests. […]

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