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Mobile brain scanners can change the world

10/25/2011, It’s amazing what you can do with smartphones these days. A team of scientists in Denmark have managed to develop a mobile brain scanner that’s powered by a Nokia N900. The mobile brain scanner reads and produces real-time data that can be...

Nokia N900 gets Android 2.3 Gingerbread port

12/22/2010, Google’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread is hot property at the moment, as hackers out there are busy trying to get the mobile operating system installed on various devices. Now next in line to get Gingerbread is Nokia’s N900, which was previously...

MeeGo 1.1 rolls out

10/28/2010, The latest version of MeeGo comes under the guise of 1.1 – where this update will target Nokia N900 owners. This is the second update made to the MeeGo operating system since it rolled out in May this year, where engineering plans do point towards...

Nokia N900 Can Run Unmodified webOS Games

10/25/2010, Some interesting benefits have surfaced due to the similar methods of developing native Linux apps by Palm and Nokia, namely SDL 1.2. Taking into account the hardware similarities between the Palm Pre and the N900 (OMAP3430, PowerVR SGX, and OpenGL ES 2.0...

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...

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,...

Unlocked Nokia N900 going for $369.99

06/23/2010, The Nokia N900 is one of the more hackable smartphones out there in the market, but it has hardly reached near any iPhone sales figures simply because we believe it is too expensive for the masses and lack the sex appeal of Apple’s product. Things...

Skype To Offer Two-way Video Calling On The Nokia N900

05/31/2010, Nokia N900 users are in for a treat, as Russ Shaw, Vice President of Skype Mobile, has confirmed that Skype is planning to offer the ability to make two-way video calls on said device. Such a feature would allow Nokia N900 owners to make two-way video...

Nokia N900 gets Google Chrome download

04/09/2010, Looks like the Nokia N900 is now able to handle Google Chrome, aka Chromium, although this is not an official port by Google so proceed with caution. This version is based on Debian 32-bit release, and those who have given it a go did not really run into...

Nokia N900 Overclocked To 1GHz

04/05/2010, Nokia’s N900 might not be the newest smartphone on the block, but it seems that owners of the N900 don’t want to see it left behind, as they’ve managed to boost the clock speed of the processor from its stock 600MHz to a whopping 1GHz,...

Nokia N900 micro USB connector has problems

02/10/2010, Nokia’s N900 might be on top of the list for many a hacker, but regardless of how well you can mod it physically or write code for it, you will still need to juice up the device from time to time. Unfortunately, there seems to be a common problem...

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...

Nokia N900 Can Dual Boot Android And Maemo

01/24/2010, Nokia’s N900 is certainly a cool phone, but the Maemo 5 OS that it runs may not be for everybody. Considering that Google’s Android OS is one of the more popular operating systems out there at the moment, it’s really cool to find out...