Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: May 28, 2012

This week it's time to dive right into summertime with the Apple TV we've been hearing so much (and yet so little) about - hear Don Reisinger speak about how its an inevitability, too. If you plan on faking some Android apps with malicious intent, think twice - a fellow who did that was just fined 50 thousand BPB as he well should have been. There's no replacing a good Facebook phone when it comes to creating a Facebook app, just listen to Chris Davies about it. We've also got a couple of massive reviews for you to check out from this weekend: the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Mazda CX-5.

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Nokia Lumia 610 to be free in June UK launch

This week Nokia have let it be known that the Nokia Lumia 610 will be launched in the UK in the first week of June - for free! This launch will have the Nokia Lumia 610 set up to cost £15 per month and will come in a variety of colors as well. This device is one we were able to see in a hands-on experience earlier this year at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

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Nokia pulls Skype for Lumia 610

Microsoft’s latest update to Windows Phone, Tango, allowed phones running lower hardware specifications to run on the platform. The Nokia Lumia 610 is one such phone, but is the strategy backfiring already? Nokia has told users has told users that the Skype experience on the Lumia 610 isn’t up to par, and in the future the app won’t be available for download from the Windows Marketplace for that particular model.

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