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Nokia improves the Glance Screen with Lumia Black update

Lumia Black screenshot

Here are a few words about the forthcoming update by Nokia for Windows Phone 8. As we informed you yesterday, Nokia is preparing a new update, following Nokia Amber. According to The Verge, with the new update Nokia will emphasis on Glance Screen improvements. We remind that Glance Screen is a custom screen by Nokia displayed when the handset is in standby mode. At the Nokia event in Abu Dhabi the changes of the future Glance Screen have been revealed.

Bittersweet Shimmer screenshot

The new Glance Screen will support image backgrounds and several colors for the sleep option of the feature. In addition, the update brings notification support for the lockscreen notifications. Nokia are adding one more interesting feature – pedometer. It shows on the Glance Screen the number of steps taken by you with your phone. This feature is expected to be available in early 2014. The update itself is planned to start rolling out in the next weeks.

Source: The Verge