Windows Phone 8.1 Update is coming!

Hot on the heels of the Windows Phone 8.1 update (In the form of Lumia Cyan for most of us), the latest news from Microsoft is that there’s going to be a further update called, “Windows Phone 8.1 Update”, yes with a capital “U”. For convenience’s sake most people should just continue to call it GDR1, or at least Update 1, which is what I will call it.

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More leaked shots of Sony Xperia Z3

Let the leaks begin!

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Rumours has it that it is 1.8mm thinner than Z2 … same screen size and lighter.  I hope there is an improvement to the camera thought.

It is September yet?

(Disclaimer:  Leaks from @evleaks, and TGB is not the original source of these leaked images.)

Of course, if there is not much improvement compared with Z2 … TGB shall for once say, “Thou Shall Pass!”

Microsoft kills of Asha for Nokia.

Well, time to say your final goodbyes to Nokia Asha and Nokia X platforms.

Looks like Microsoft is strategically making a full-steam ahead for WP8.1 in entry level markets.

Great Move MSFT.

Concentrate your ammo on one platforms and maximize your profits.

Hope to get cheap but good specs windows phone devices powered by Nokia by Microsoft soon.

Announcing the 8 winners for TGB Great Nokia Giveaway



Congratulations to the following 8 winners of “TGB Great Nokia Giveaways”.

02 x Winners of Nokia JBL PowerUp Wireless Charging Speakers
1. Mr Martin Twist
2. Ms Tracy Lim

04 x Winners of Nokia Qi-Wireless Charging Stands
1.  Mr Wang Dao Lei
2. Mr Patrick Lee
3. Mr Edwin Choy
4. Mr Lester Chan

01 x Winner of Nokia Colour Talks –  A Set of 05 Colourful Bluetooth Headsets
1. Mr Siva Prabhu

01 x Winner of Nokia Purity Headset by Monster
1. Ms Grace Yap

Winners have already been notified by email on collection instructions.

As TGB will be heading to Europe on 29th July 2014, kindly arrange with TGB to collect the prizes before 28th July 2014.

All Winners will have to get their pictures taken and of course, will be shared on this Blog to show that it is a real deal.

For those of you guys that didn’t win, TGB would like to thank you for your participation and also, your support of making that Nokia Lumia 930 Purchase.


Update to TheGeekyBeng Great Giveaway

Hi guys,

I believe there might be some typo errors on my email address in the earlier post
But here’s an update:


Sorry about that, but i have also made the changed to the email address.  Thanks to a few bros on the Forums for notifying me.

Anyway, I have finalized the number of prizes, they should be in the range of 8 items – and here are a sneak peek of the items that I will be giving out to  TGB readers from Singapore who bought a Nokia Lumia 930 from last week, 10 July 2014 till 21 July 2014.

1. Scan/Take a picture of your receipt as a Proof of Purchase of your Nokia Lumia 930 from a Singapore Retail/Telco outlet.

2. Email Proof of Receipt to .

3. 8 Winners will be selected.

ITEMS that TGB is giving out …




Tomorrow I am picking up these Freebies from my source and I will do a proper post with the total numbers and image of items, and not to worry, all these items are brand new.

So quickly, submit your entry to me by 21st July 2014.