Nokia 3310

The price does not decide the quality of a mobile, but our brain does not think the same

<b>Can you tell if a cell phone is good or bad by blindly testing it without knowing anything about its specifications? One mobile of $ 380 against</b> …

Phones

Why you don’t need the Nokia 3310

Everyone was praising the Nokia 3310 after it was introduced in Barcelona during Mobile World Congress 2017. It’s amazing how much hype it was able to accumulate at the show, which was especially evident at HMD’s booth with the giant crowds huddling over the phones. Unbelievable is one way of …

Nokia

New Nokia Android phones to launch in 120 markets at the same time in Q2 2017

At the Mobile World Congress 2017 trade show in February, HMD Global showed off its new Nokia 6, 5, and 3 Android smartphones, along with the new version of the classic Nokia 3310 feature phone. At that time, HMD indicated the Nokia 6 would be available globally, but now we have some more …

Technology

There’s More To The Smartphone Nostalgia Trip Than Meets The Eye | Fast Company

Carrying a Nokia 3310 while traveling would remove the security and privacy risk of phone searches.<p>The flip-phone idea is one of the great ideas sacrificed for the rectangle revolution.

Technology

Nokia 3310 release date confirmed? HMD narrows launch for retro phone and Android comeback

New 3310 and trio of Android devices slated for May or June 2017 in Eastern Europe.<p>An HMD Global spokesperson has narrowed down the release date of …

Mobile Technology

The Less-Tech-Is-More Business

Research on the so-called productivity paradox -- declining productivity despite the ongoing technological revolution -- abounds in explanations ranging from statistical error to theories predicting that a productivity leap is just around the corner. One possibility is conspicuously missing: Any …

Productivity

The Best Of MWC 2017

Best Phone: LG G6: For a show that is all about phones, LG’s refined G6 was the star of the show. Stepping away from the polarising modular concept …

Wearable Tech

Retro-Inspired iPhone 7 Case is a Playful Throwback to 1980s Technology

Nostalgia in technology might seem strange, but the relaunch of the iconic Nokia 3310 is proving that there’s a market for people who want to relive the “simpler” days of phones and computers. Hearkening all the way back to the 1980s, custom-painting company ColorWare has created a retro iPhone 7 …

iPhone

Nokia 8 UK release date, price, specs and rumours: Nokia’s flagship Android smartphone

Everything you need to know about the Nokia 8 flagship smartphone<p>Nokia went all out with phone releases at MWC 2017, where the Finnish company …

Phones

Heritage - Advantage Or Disadvantage?

by , Op-Ed Contributor,<p>It appears that we are living in a world where heritage that once took a century to earn now takes significantly less time to …

Advertising Industry

New Qualcomm chip to bring smartphone features to 'candy-bar' phones

The Nokia 3310 phone, a replica of its iconic namesake, took Mobile World Congress by storm last month. It was a surprising show of enthusiasm for …

Business Technology

The new Nokia 3310 has a BIG problem, and it might make you reconsider buying one

NOKIA • GETTYThe Nokia 3310 could have a big problem by the end of the year as the 2G network is switched off<p>The revamped Nokia 3310 was one of the …

Nokia

Nokia Is Re-releasing a Modern Version of Their Iconic 2000s Phone

Iconic 2000s phone the Nokia 3310 is to be given a new lease on life according to an announcement about its re-release made ahead of Barcelona’s …

Phones

Will the theme for 2017 be “updated nostalgia”?

MWC was quite a show, wasn’t it? There was a lot of neat tech coming out of Barcelona, but in particular there was an overall theme that I saw. That …

Nokia

Can Nokia nudge its way back into the smartphone market?

The new Nokia 3310. Image: Nokia via AFP Relaxnews<p>Even if the smartphone world is now officially dominated by iOS and Android, there could still be a …

Nokia

This $350 'anti-smartphone' is designed to keep you from getting distracted — here's how it works

Siempo is a young startup that thinks the modern smartphone has gained too much control over our everyday lives.<p>To help, the Oakland, California-based operation built a phone of its own, one it believes will help you live more <i>in-the-moment</i> without totally shutting out the essential information you …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S8, Huawei P10, Nokia 3310, Apple: Color Is The New Black

<i>Correction: previously this piece said the Greenery color of the Huawei phone was only available in the larger-sized P10+ handset. In fact it comes in both sizes.</i><p>Any color, so long as it’s black. Henry Ford’s promise that the Model T only came in the darkest of shades revealed two things: that …

Nokia

Dumbphones are so obsolete, they're no longer used to measure inflation

The UK government’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) determines the annual rate of inflation by creating an standard shopping basket (which has the totally-snappy title of the “Consumer price inflation basket of goods and services“), and seeing how it changes year-on-year.<p>The products include …

Human Geography

Has nostalgia outsmarted the smartphone?

<b>Telecoms.com periodically invites expert third parties to share their views on the industry’s most pressing issues. In this piece Matthew Winters,</b> …

Telecoms

Inflation basket 2017: Gin and jigsaws are in while mobile phones drop out

Gin and jigsaws have been added to the basket of goods used to keep track of inflation but mobile phone handsets and menthol cigarettes are out.<p>The Office for National Statistics updates the Consumer Price Index basket every year with a view to making it more representative of the types of products …

Human Geography

Why This Cheap Feature Phone Could Be a Big Deal for Nokia Corp

The relaunch of the 3310 could reestablish the brand in emerging markets.<p><b>Nokia</b> (NYSE:NOK) gave the world a dose of nostalgia at the Mobile World …

Investing

Best Travel Apps

For better or for worse your phone quite often becomes your most useful item from home and some of the time your best friend.<p>If you have decided to take your smartphone rather than digging out your almost legendary Nokia 3310 or your prized Razr from under your childhood bed then you will be using …

Travel

Internet speeds in India increase by 99 per cent, still amongst worst in the world

India's average internet connection speed in 2016 increased by a whopping 99 percent as compared to 2015. Globally, Internet connection speed …

Broadband

The best smartphones under Rs 20,000

The best smartphones under Rs 20,000<p>At a time when they’re trying to craft smartphones more monolithic, less wired, ever-more intelligent, the basics …

Phones

The Samsung Galaxy S8 could cost 20 times more than the new Nokia 3310

The Samsung Galaxy S8 has been subject to so many leaks over the past few months that we already have a strong idea of its capabilities and …

Samsung

The Gresso 3310 Is a Nokia 3310 for Rich People

Upon its unveiling, Nokia’s resurrected 3310 handset was billed as a no-frills, cheap alternative to the saturated smartphone market which placed …

Lifestyle

Carphone Warehouse now says Nokia 3310 shipping in May along with new smartphones

Demand for the Nokia 3310 astonished the CEO of Carphone Warehouse in the UK. Now, it’s time to test that demand’s patience as we see new shipping …

Technology

No, tiny keypads aren't becoming cool again

So when did Mobile World Congress turn into Mobile World Classic? While the LG G6 and Moto G5s created a healthy amount of buzz in Barcelona this …

Nokia

Inside Nokia's plan to bring the brand out of the engineers’ room and into the consumer consciousness again

The Nokia 3310 launch stole the show at Mobile World Congress, no doubt to the displeasure of every PR exec flown into Barcelona last week. While it …

Nokia

Profile: meet the wealth business offering portfolios for £1

In a business which has prospered on equal parts genuine breakthrough and overblown, bikini-clad hype, the star turn at last week’s annual Mobile …

Business Planning