Russian Government Approves The Use Of Sailfish OS
Right now the smartphone platform market pretty much consists of iOS, Android, and Windows Phone/Windows 10 Mobile. There are of course other platforms like BlackBerry 10, Tizen, and Sailfish OS, just to name a few, but those platforms don’t exactly command the biggest market share.
Rumored HTC Nexus Handsets Codenamed ‘Marlin’ and ‘Sailfish’
Given how well-received the Nexus 6P from Huawei is, it was rumored that Huawei could be in the running to make this year’s Nexus and a trademark for the “Huawei 7P” seems to have suggested. However it’s starting to look like that might no longer be a possibility, thanks to a tweet by Evan Blass who provided more leaks that HTC could be in the running instead.
HTC Rumored To Build Google’s Nexus Phones For The Next 3 Years
According to recent rumors, it has been suggested that HTC could be building not one, but two Nexus handsets in 2016. Given that HTC did build the first Nexus handset and has recently helped with the Nexus 9 tablet, the idea of HTC being a possible Nexus manufacturer doesn’t seem that much of a stretch.
Upcoming HTC Nexus Rumored To Sport 3D Touch Functionality
It is 2016 which means that we can expect Google to release a new Nexus handset later this year. Now in terms of who is building the phone, we can safely rule out LG as the company themselves have confirmed that they will not be partnering with Google on a Nexus handset this year.
Jolla Announces Sailfish OS 2.0 Preview Release
Jolla and their Sailfish OS have been in the spotlight before, and earlier this year in March, we brought you word that Sailfish 2.0 is all set to arrive. It does look as though being patient does have its virtues, and the Finnish company has just announced the availability of the Sailfish OS 2.0 preview release. This has been deemed to be the “biggest update” in Jolla’s history, where they […]
Sailfish OS Alpha Build On OnePlus One
I am quite sure that a fair number of us have already been following the story about how Sailfish OS is making its way over to the Android platform for quite a while now. Well, it was first in March of 2014 that an “Early Adopter Release” was released for the Nexus 4, and close to a year after that, it looks as though a similar build has made its […]
Jolla Sailfish OS 2.0 Set To Arrive
I am quite sure that many of you have heard of Jolla before, alongside their Sailfish operating system (OS). Well, it seems that Jolla is set to introduce Sailfish OS 2.0, which has been touted to be a mobile OS that empowers partners to develop highly differentiated mobile products. The Finnish company claims that Sailfish OS 2.0 is ready for licensing to OEMs and other partners, where this next generation […]
Sailfish OS For Nexus 4 Released
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 now available for download, the only caveat is that its compatible with the Nexus 4. It doesn’t support the Nexus 5 or any other […]
Sailfish OS 1.0 Announced, Will Begin Global Distribution Soon
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 strategy is to try and work their way into existing Android devices, and sure enough it looks like that will be happening very soon. The company […]
Sailfish Mobile OS Might Arrive On Older Samsung Devices Soon
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. Apparently, it was alleged that the SailFish mobile OS will arrive on Samsung devices soon. This is a pleasant surprise but not one […]
Jolla Wants To Bring Sailfish OS Onto Android Devices
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 system, and for all we know it could be a great one, it’s hard to deny the facts, which is that Android and iOS are currently dominating and trying to […]
Jolla Sells For €399
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 to know then, that Jolla has already started to sell this smartphone of theirs at the earlier agreed price of €399 At that price […]
First Jolla Phone Releases On November 27th
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, 2013. The company announced today that the first Jolla smartphone releases on November 27th, the first batch consists of just 450 smartphones which will be sold through a pop-up shop […]