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post #71 of 89
This is a big opportunity from MS. Id love to see an RT phone and the whole MS/Xbox Eco system come together..
post #72 of 89
i didn't liked my rubberboot's, even when them was from nokia :/
well, haven't any use of rubberboot's on many years...
But still, miss my nokia 3310 frown.gif
maby i should take it back to use
    
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Originally Posted by Timeofdoom View Post

Nope, Finland is actually considered a part of scandinavia (due to their historical ties with Sweden and their swedish minority). Actually, we (scandinavians) also consider Iceland (historical ties with Norway, descendants of Norwegians) a part of Scandinavia, along with the Faroe and Åland Islands (descendants from respectively Denmark and Sweden). Just to clear that up (I'm danish btw).

Hmm, that is funny, I've always been taught that Scandinavia consists purely of Norway, Sweden and Denmark, while included with Finland and iceland they are called the Nordic countries. I've also been told by a Finn that she doesn't consider Finland to be part of Scandinavia. Having done some googling, apparently some people do use Scandinavia to include Finland, but it is disputed. Apparently not even university professors can agree on it.

I will admit that is was rather anal for me to point it out.

And now, for some comic relief:

http://satwcomic.com/no-invitation
Edited by JadedPrimate - 9/3/13 at 1:56pm
post #74 of 89
Dont say anything of me, i just leave this link for you guy's http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finland
maby this help's or not, I don't remember what information it included anymore
sad, soon is winter again here, and then have -30*C again... it's nice to wait schoolbuss then on outside...
    
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False, We can buy Nexus phone from the play store as well.

I never said you couldn't. Hell, Google is American.

I only said that carriers rip you off by """"""subsidizing"""""" bloated Nexus.
   
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2 dinosaurs from the 90's working together...

could be good, probably won't be...

Could be..
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I think this will be great for Windows Phone. I just bought my wife the Lumia 521 for $120 and for that price it is a steal of a phone. I popped my sim card in and tried it out and it works very well and smooth. And for those complaining about Android, my Nexus 4 has been butter smooth since day 1 and now that I am using custom ROM, it is amazing what I can do with it. I welcome Microsoft trying to unify OS between phone, tablet, desktop and XBOX.
   
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I have 2 problems with the windows phones that keep me from switching.
1. Verizon (WP Selection is terrible compared to Android)
2. Must have a Qwerty Keyboard, I don't know what I'm going to do after my Droid 4. Doesn't look like it's going to get replaced with a new qwerty device.

Otherwise, I would go buy one right now. I used to love the OS on my Zune HD.
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