11/09/2011, Nokia has announced that their navigation software known as Nokia Maps will be made available to those who own handsets that run on the Series 40 operating system, where among them will include the recently introduced Nokia Asha 303 at Nokia World 2011. Basically, new phones that are powered by the Symbian Series 40 operating system are touted to be pre-loaded with the Nokia Maps navigation software, so you need […]
11/09/2011, With Nokia putting all of their proverbial eggs into the Windows Phone basket, you would think that they’d be eager to get their handsets out to as many people as possible. Oddly enough they chose to do a European launch first, followed by a US launch next year, but now it seems that even in Europe, not everyone will be able to get their hands on the device.
11/08/2011, We know that Nokia will be focusing on making Windows Phone devices, and will continue to support Symbian for a few more years, but it looks like the company will also be manufacturing new high-end phones running on Symbian too. According to rumors, Nokia is working on a new flagship camera phone – a successor to the Nokia N8 (which was known for its camera). Apparently the Nokia N9 or […]
11/08/2011, Good news for Nokia N9 users as the promised PR1.1 MeeGo update is finally being rolled out. The update will be pushed out to N9 users in waves, so don’t be alarmed if you did not receive the notification about the update just yet. Be patient and we’re sure that eventually the update will get around to your handset.
11/08/2011, While the Android world has started blazing ahead of the competition with LTE phones, it looks like Windows Phone might be next in line to join them. According to reports online, Verizon plans to announce a Nokia Windows Phone at CES next year, and seeing how Nokia has been the only carrier so far that has mentioned plans to bring LTE WP devices to the market, there is a possibility […]
11/08/2011, Good news for folks who aren’t fans of typing text using the hunt and peck method required by regular touchscreen keyboards. Nokia has announced that Swype for Symbian devices is almost ready to be released on the Nokia Store. The alternative keyboard was released on the Nokia Beta Labs a while ago for users to test, and after months of refinements, it looks like the keyboard is almost good to […]
11/07/2011, If you own an NFC-enabled Symbian phone and you’re looking for some entertainment, why not take a break from Angry Birds and try something different instead? Nokia has just released NFC Games on the Beta Labs – a collection of games that require you to use the NFC functionality of your Nokia phone. But in addition to having the app and NFC phone, you’ll need a whole bunch of cards […]
11/07/2011, If you’re into exploring places but you don’t like leaving the house, or you find yourself not having the time to travel and go on long holidays, Nokia has the app just for you. Called Nokia City Scene, this app lets you “explore places before you get there to get a feel for the local environment or to find out what that place you’ve always wanted to go to looks […]
11/07/2011, The Nokia Lumia 800 was introduced at the recent Nokia World by Stephen Elop (Nokia’s CEO) who said “it’s the first real Windows Phone”. It’s a bold statement, but it’s true that in the past, Windows Phone have often inherited from designs that were not the very best handset makers could offer. Unlike others, Nokia is in a unique position where it is betting everything on Windows Phone 7. So, […]
11/04/2011, Ever heard of DragonWave before? I haven’t, but here they are making headlines as they seem to be in the running to purchase the microwave transport business from Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) in due time – including the latter’s associated operational support systems and related support functions. This particular move would mena DragonWave will end up as a strategic supplier of packet microwave and related products to Nokia Siemens Networks, […]
11/03/2011, We all know that the Nokia Lumia 710 has already gone through the FCC while supporting T-Mobile’s radios, so it is a given that the smartphone will be arriving Stateside via that carrier next January, although T-Mobile decided to keep things under wraps by calling it ‘Sword’ as a nickname. I guess this kind of covert operations, so to speak, is not going to help much in this day and […]
11/03/2011, A few months ago Nokia announced the launch of its “loudest smartphone to date” – the Nokia 600. Well for those of you that were waiting for the entertainment-filled phone with super loud speakers, we’ve got some bad news for you: Nokia has cancelled the phone. It all started when some people noticed that web pages dedicated to the phone were silently removed from the Nokia servers, and the Nokia […]
11/02/2011, It has been rumored in the past that ST-Ericsson will be powering the next generation of Windows Phone devices with its processors but nothing has been confirmed until today. The folks over at ST-Ericsson have issued a press release confirming its partnership with Nokia for the Finnish giant’s next upcoming WP devices. This marks the end of Qualcomm’s reign over the processors being used in Windows Phone devices, and the […]
11/02/2011, Nokia will be kicking off a pilot global project which will see the recently announced Lumia 800 and 710 smartphones in action, but first things first – the Finnish phone company will be sponsoring free Wi-Fi connections in London. This new free Wi-Fi service will enable owners of the new Lumia 800 and 710 handsets to use the Internet right out of the box, never mind if you don’t even […]