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New Firefox 4 Beta is touted to be the fastest yet

02/01/2011, Mozilla has just announced the new beta release of their Firefox 4 browser for Android and Maemo phones. According to them, it is the fastest performing Firefox 4 Beta for mobile yet – with faster start-up times, page load times, and responsiveness to...

Nokia N900 PR 1.3 Update To Offer Maemo And MeeGo Dual Booting

10/14/2010, Nokia N900 owners might have a little something extra to boast about their phone soon. As it stands, the phone is powered by Maemo, but an upcoming PR 1.3 update promises to allow the phone to dual boot between Maemo and MeeGo, offering you a different...

Firefox 4 Beta For Android And Maemo Is Now Available

10/07/2010, Maemo and Android users should take note that the Firefox 4 Beta for Android and Maemo is now available for download, giving you a chance to check out the upcoming features from the popular browser. If you’re a developer, Firefox 4 Beta for Android...

Android port for N900 is up and running nicely

08/26/2010, The NITDroid project which intends to get the Android operating system up and running on the Nokia N900 has seem promising progress, and the latest video (which is available in the extended post) will also allow you to make phone calls. Not only that,...

Mozilla Releases Firefox Mobile 1.1 For Maemo Devices

07/06/2010, Nokia N900 and N810 users who are looking for a powerful browser should be quite happy to hear that Mozilla has just launched its Firefox Mobile 1.1, offering Maemo-powered phones the same browser engine as Firefox 3.6 on the desktop. Aside from that, the...

Aigo Walkshow NX7001 Mobile Internet Device runs on Maemo OS

05/13/2010, The Aigo Walkshow NX7001 is a MID that runs on the Maemo OS, which is similar to what the Nokia N900 is powered by. In order to make sure you have the most common options available to connect to the Internet, the Walkshow NX7001 will come with 3G...

Nokia’s N900 Goes Official In Taiwan

05/12/2010, You might already be enjoying your Maemo-based Nokia N900, but the folks over in Taiwan have been made to wait a bit. Fortunately the wait is over, as Nokia has launched the N900 over in Taiwan, priced at $697. With that in mind, if you’re over in...

Opera Mobile 10 runs just fine on Maemo

05/12/2010, The folks at Opera had some spare time to devote to a hobby project, and this labor of love during their extra moments at the office managed to result in the Opera Mobile 10 browser hitting the Nokia N900 and N8x0 devices which are powered by the...

Archos 5 Internet tablet hacked, runs on Maemo operating system

05/12/2010, The Archos 5 Internet tablet seems to have had an “upgrade” (this word is relative depending on which camp you’re on as you read further) where its operating system is concerned thanks to a bunch of hackers who decided to have the device...

MeeGo for netbooks and handhelds now available

03/31/2010, Mobile computing seems to be the marketing mantra for many a hardware company these days, and competition is stiff. Well, MeeGo, which is basically a fusion of Maemo and Moblin, is a new operating system that is available for both netbooks as well as...

Wiimote controls Duke Nukem 3D

02/08/2010, No, Duke Nukem Forever is going to remain just that – taking forever to come out, but if you are still a huge fan of this trash-talking, all-action hero, then watching Duke Nukem 3D in action with the Wiimote ought to pique your interest. To make...

N900 and the Sixaxis-controlled SNES

02/05/2010, Now this is a merry bunch if we ever saw one – an SNES that is controlled by a Sixaxis controller alongside the Nokia N900 QWERTY handset. Thanks to Tomasz Sterna, he recompiled the kernel to add joystick as well as mouse support. Just make sure...

Nokia N900 gets Evernote mobile memory tool

02/03/2010, We’ve reviewed the Nokia N900 late last year, and while the device was pretty decent as a smartphone, it still doesn’t possess that “must have” factor associated with the iPhone 3GS. Having said that, there weren’t a whole...

Mac OS X 10.3 Running On Nokia N900

01/31/2010, So you’ve seen Nokia’s N900 dual booting Maemo and Android, nothing too special about that, right? Well, what about a full blown Mac OS X 10.3 installation? Now that’s a rather impressive feat, wouldn’t you say? Thanks to the help...