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Jolla Chairman: Jolla Occupies Third Mobile OS Spot

08/19/2014, When it comes to the market share of a particular product, competition can get pretty tough. So far, we do see Android leading the smartphone market with a whopping 84.7%, while Apple remains in second place with a 11.7% share, and Microsoft’s efforts...

Jolla Lands In Asia With 3 Hong Kong

08/12/2014, Finnish smartphone manufacturer Jolla has a limited footprint in select markets for now but expansion is certainly on the company’s agenda. Asia as a whole is a very lucrative market particularly for those manufacturers that want to compete in the...

Jolla Launcher For Android Coming Next Week

06/19/2014, Soon you will be able to get a taste of Jolla on your Android device. The company officially announced today that a Sailfish OS Launcher for Android, called Jolla Launcher, will be released next week. Initially it will be made available through Alpha...

Sailfish OS For Nexus 4 Released

03/27/2014, Jolla’s phone isn’t exactly easy to come by, so you probably might be having a hard time getting your hands on one to try out the Sailfish OS. Fret not, the folks at Jolla have now released Sailfish OS for Nexus 4. The official OS image is...

Sailfish OS 1.0 Announced, Will Begin Global Distribution Soon

02/21/2014, Back in 2013, Jolla announced their first smartphone that would run the Sailfish OS. With so many smartphone platforms in the market today, going head to head with the likes of Android and iOS does seem like a daunting task, which is why Jolla’s...

Sailfish Mobile OS Might Arrive On Older Samsung Devices Soon

02/12/2014, Hmmm, Jolla’s Sailfish OS and Samsung in the same sentence? It does not quite add up, but that might very well be the reality if what an engineer from Jolla tweeted earlier today (you can see the tweet right after the jump) holds water in due time....

Jolla Beats Out iPhone 5s At One Finnish Retailer

01/02/2014, Back in May of 2013, Finnish company Jolla announced their first smartphone running the Sailfish operating system. Since we’ve never tried it out for ourselves, we can’t speak to its quality, functionality, ease of use, and features, but over in...

Jolla Smartphone Arrives In Europe Now For €399

12/19/2013, Jolla’s smartphone which was first announced in May earlier this year, began to hit the markets at the end of last month, where it is accompanied by a €399 price tag alongside shipping expenses that amount to €15 a pop. Apparently, the initial stock...

Jolla Wants To Bring Sailfish OS Onto Android Devices

12/01/2013, Earlier this year, former Nokia employees unveiled Jolla, a smartphone effort that would run the Sailfish OS platform. The handset has since been released and we heard it was going for around €399. While Sailfish might be an interesting operating...

Jolla Sells For €399

11/27/2013, In May this year, we brought you word that the good people over at Jolla have announced their Sailfish OS powered smartphone, and the first shipments of this particular smartphone is said to kick off sometime in the fourth quarter of the year. It is nice...

First Jolla Phone Releases On November 27th

11/14/2013, Back in May, Jolla announced its first ever smartphone which runs on its homegrown Sailfish operating system. The device itself is also called Jolla. Pre-orders were opened up after the announcement and first shipments were said to take place in Q4,...

Jolla Smartphone Gets Its Specifications Announced

09/19/2013, Well, well, what do we have here? The new Jolla smartphone has had its hardware specifications revealed to all and sundry over the company’s Facebook page, and not a moment too soon as I am quite sure that many folks have been waiting for some time...

Jolla Announces Their First Sailfish OS Smartphone

05/20/2013, When it comes to smartphones, there are a variety of different platforms that one can choose from – iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry and so on, so the question is with iOS and Android dominating the way that they do, how will a new entrant into...

Jolla’s First Sailfish OS Smartphone Coming Soon

05/15/2013, Early last month, we managed to check out Jolla’s Sailfish mobile operating system in a demonstration by none other than Jolla CEO Marc Dillon, and of course, it proved to be quite an eye opener as to what we can look forward to sometime down the road....