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Nokia T7-00 spotted in the wild

04/05/2011, The Nokia T7-00 that was recently discovered due to its name found in the Ovi publisher tool has finally been spotted in the wild. New pictures supposedly from China dispels all speculations about the phone being a tablet (due to the T in its name), and...

Symbian source code released by Nokia (Updated)

04/01/2011, Just to confirm with people that they’re finally done with the aging operating system, Nokia has released the source code to the latest version of Symbian to the public. Originally a job for the Symbian Foundation, Nokia took over when the...

T-Mobile to release the Nokia C7 as Tiger?

03/07/2011, While Nokia won’t be releasing any Windows Phone 7 devices until later this year, they’ll still be releasing new Symbian phones in the meantime. According to some reports the Nokia C7, that’s already available in Europe, will be sold in...

Nokia is a burning platform

02/09/2011, Nokia’s CEO, Stephen Elop recently sent out an interesting memo to Nokia’s employees and in it he describes the dire situation that Nokia is in. He compares the company to a story of a man who is on a burning platform and has to jump in order...

Android, you’re my only hope – Nokia

02/02/2011, You will definitely greet such news with a dose of skepticsm, after all, to have Nokia use Android as their operating system of choice would be somewhat akin to having Mac computers run on Windows. Wait a minute here, didn’t the latter happen...

The Ovi Store is very popular in China

01/20/2011, According to a report posted on the official Nokia blog, it appears that Nokia’s Ovi Store is the most popular app store in China, beating out 13 other app stores that are available in the country. The research showed that 65.2% of the Chinese...

Nokia Phones Getting Dual-Core CPUs, Optical Zoom Coming

12/14/2010, At the International Mobile Internet Conference, Nokia has announced some broad plans for its smartphones by announcing an aggressive update schedule for its Symbian devices. Now that the company has re-taken over the reigns of Symbian development from...

Skype for Symbian receives updates

12/08/2010, Skype for Symbian has just been updated, as this enhanced application will now be able to support more Symbian-powered smartphones than ever before, among them including the Nokia N8, Nokia C7 and Nokia E5. One of the new features that is thrown into the...

Opera Mobile 10.1 Goes Gold on Symbian

11/24/2010, Opera Mobile 10.1 has exited beta and is now gold for the Symbian platform. A staple browser for other platforms such as Windows Mobile, Opera Mobile 10.1 is a robust browser with a long list of features, such as: Pioneering features from Opera –...

WordPress arrives for Symbian^3 devices

11/08/2010, Ever since the advent of blogs, it has become pretty common to want to blog a particular event or happening. Heck, even something as mundane as walking the dog could be a blog topic for some, which could be why WordPress for Symbian^3 devices is now...

Swype released for Symbian^3 devices

10/18/2010, Anyone who uses a touchscreen phone and have had experienced the Swype software before would definitely know the difference between the staple virtual keyboard and its tortoise-like speed compared to a Swype master. Right now, the software has just been...

Nokia N8 Hack Brings 30 FPS HD Video Recording

10/05/2010, A hacker by the name of hyperX has hacked a Nokia N8 to achieve better digital still and video quality. Neither hacks are available at this point, but hopefully they will be released soon for users who want better control over the camera’s...

fringOut Offers Worldwide Calls From Your Mobile From 1c/min

09/19/2010, The VoIP game is heating up. We already know of SkypeOut that allows Skype users to make landline calls and now fring has joined the party with the announcement of its fringOut service that also allows users to make phone calls to land line and cell phone...

Symbian activates 100,000 more phones daily than Google

08/06/2010, Whatever you do in life, bear in mind that there might just be someone else better than you out there. We’re talking about the Symbian Foundation pooh-poohing Google’s recent boast of activating 200,000 phones daily, with a figure that is 50%...