Another day, another unfortunate bit of news involving Nokia. This time, it is the company’s software services that is involved: apparently Nokia has decided that its Ovi Music Service which offered free music downloads was not attracting enough attention to warrant any farther investment and has pulled the plug on it. Wait, Nokia actually offered
If Nokia was hoping to use upcoming X7 as a tool to regain a hold on its rapidly declining market share in the mobile phone space, USA is definitely not going to be one of the countries it can rely on. Unfortunately for the Finnish mobile phone giant, US carrier AT&T has reportedly canceled all
The yet-to-release Nokia E6-00 based on Symbian^3 mobile operating system has its specifications leaked online. The smartphone is reportedly going to be launched at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month.
Tired of having too many different chargers for your various mobile devices? Well then, the European Commission has announced plans to adopt the Micro-USB port as a universal charging medium for all smartphones sold in Europe starting 2011.
While Nokia has already said it will not go for Android, but Windows Phone 7 instead, hacker Alexey Roslyakov (DrunkDebugger) has managed to replace the Nokia N900′s Maemo 5/MeeGo operating system with Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).
In September, Nokia has expressed that between Android and Windows Phone 7 platform, it would go for the latter instead. While waiting for the new MeeGo products to be out, which has been delayed to early next year, it seems like the Finnish company is in talks with Microsoft which could lead to a Nokia Windows Phone
Nokia and Intel collaboration on the MeeGo mobile platform has been delayed for the longest time, and till now we still have yet to see MeeGo smartphones or devices on retail shelves. Interestingly, some online sources reported about a tablet that runs on MeeGo. Read on to see the demo.
This stylish Nokia C7-00 is designed for the fashionistas and users who want to constantly keep track of their friends’ updates on social networks. It sports a 3.5-inch AMOLED capacitive touch display (640×360), 8-megapixel camera and is preloaded with Ovi Maps for easy navigation.
It is a long wait, but MeeGo is now here. The version 1.1 of the new mobile platform, jointly developed by Intel and Nokia, is available for download and is highly likely that the Nokia N900 will be tested with this. Windows Phone 7 has recently been launched, but it is still anyone’s guess as to
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (SingTel), Asia’s leading communications group and Nokia, a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that SingTel will be the first operator to offer the highly-anticipated Nokia N8 to its customers starting from 5 Nov 2010 for a period of 4 weeks. Read on to view the full press release.
Consumers can place their pre-order for the Nokia N8 now and experience the next phase in the evolution of the Symbian software. With the device, Nokia will be bringing a familiar, faster and more intuitive user experience to the world’s most popular smartphone platform. Read on to view the official press release from Nokia.
Most touchscreen mobile phones usually cost a pretty penny, but Nokia latest phone is probably anything but expensive. Known as the C5-03, the Finnish mobile phone giant has claimed that it is fully capable of covering “all the essentials for modern-day cellphones”, sans the hefty price tag.
We know, it’s only October, but as we anticipate the rush of year-end partying and celebrations, what’s a better way than to stay in shape then by kick-starting your fitness and health regimen now? This month, the Nokia Ovi Store brings you apps which will improve your fitness and heath routines, and hopefully keep you
If you like QWERTY phones in stylish colors, check out Nokia’s latest offering – C3-00. The Nokia C3-00 features a 2-megapixel camera and comes with pre-installed software that lets you keep up-to-date with your friends’ status easily.
With the MeeGo devices scheduled to launch before end of 2010, Nokia looks to have a final fighting chance to stay in the competition against Apple and the other platforms. However, bad news continue to hit the Finnish company as Ari Jaaksi, head of Nokia MeeGo platform, has also resigned.
Good news for those of you who are looking forward to the Nokia N8 entertainment smartphone, well, its going to be available soon. The Finnish manufacturer has announced it has started shipping the N8 around the world, and for consumers who have pre-ordered, they will be receiving the phone first.
Nokia Singapore has announced the X3 Touch and Type smartphones which, from it name, allows users to tap on its touchscreen, as well as having a keypad for typing their messages. It is available now at S$295 without mobile subsidies.
It was only few days ago that one of the Nokia executives has said the company will not adopt the Android platform. But what about a Nokia Winows Phone? Well, it seems more feasible according to online rumors, and it is also partly because the company’s CEO was replaced by Stephen Elop, formerly President of Microsoft Business Division.
The Android platform has gain quite a huge marketshare that there was a period it overtook Apple, as according to some analyst groups. But not all smartphone manufacturers are placing their bet on the Google platform. According to Financial Times (FT.com), a Nokia executive was quoted as saying adopting Android are like Finnish boys peeing in their pants for warmth
Think that the smartphone wars will be fought only beween Apple, Google and Research In Motion (RIM)? Think again: there is still a lot which Symbian has to offer as a smartphone operating system. And with Nokia launching not one, but three new Symbian based phones, along with a new, enhanced SDK which claims improved