Category: Technology

New Firmware PR 1.2 For Symbian^3 Incoming | Nokia N8, C7, C6-01, E7

Nokia has today released a voluntary software update for it’s Symbian^3 smartphones, primarily to address a synchronization issue identified in a limited number of Nokia smartphones using Mail for Exchange on Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, Service Pack 1. This does not mean the PR 2.0 firmware has been delayed, as it’s still remains scheduled for the first quarter of 2011. […]

Wooden Labyrinth 3D For Symbian^3 | Gameplay Demo On The Nokia N8

Wooden Labyrinth 3D brings realistic 3D graphics to one of the most loved childhood classics. With a tilt based perspective change, unlockable marbles, endless mode and an infinite amount of auto-generated levels, Wooden Labyrinth 3D also let’s you compete with others via 180 custom mazes with records and challenge times. Hit the jump to find out more. Voyager Home Screen […]

Nokia/Microsoft Partnership | Developer Opportunities & Reactions

Check out these video’s after the break from Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona where first, Microsoft’s Matt Bencke, General Manager for Windows Phone and Marketplace, talks about the nature and opportunities in developing for the Nokia/Microsoft ecosystem. This is followed by the reaction of developers, who weigh in on the planned partnership giving their honest opinions, and explain what exactly the news means […]

Windows Phone Marketplace Making Substantial Progress

The Windows Phone Marketplace is Microsoft’s mobile phone app store, and will eventually become the new application store for Nokia users. Following the recent partnership announcement from Nokia and Microsoft, the Ovi Store, along with the rest of the Ovi services, are set to receive some major changes, ultimately being replaced or combined with Microsoft’s […]

Nokia’s WP Future Looks Promising | IE9, SkyDrive & Xbox Live With Kinect

Microsoft hit the stage at Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona yesterday to announce some upcoming features for Windows Phone 7. After the recent partnership announcement with Nokia, it was always going to be interesting to see what Steve Ballmer had in store for Windows Phone users. Hit the jump to find out what’s headed to Windows Phone 7 users and ultimately to a Nokia […]

Nokia & Microsoft Announce Partnership To Build A New Ecosystem

Nokia and Microsoft have today announced plans to combine assets and build a new ecosystem to challenge the existing Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platforms. This new strategic partnership will see Microsoft brings its’ Windows Phone software and brands like Bing, Office and Xbox Live, with Nokia contributing expertise on hardware optimisation, language support, customisation […]

CEO Stephen Elop & CEO Steve Ballmer Q&A

Phil Schwarzmann from Nokia Conversations asks some questions from readers to Nokia CEO Stephen Elop and Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer during the Nokia Strategy & Financial Briefing on February 11, 2011, regarding their new partnership which will see Windows Phone OS come to Nokia devices. You can see the full Q&A interview after the break. […]

Ovi Chat Powered By Yahoo! Goes Live

Yesterday I received an email with the news that Nokia has announced that the updated Ovi Chat powered by Yahoo! service has been released. You can now invite your Yahoo! Messenger friends and Ovi Chat friends into your friend list, giving you access to an even larger community for chatting. Hit the jump to find out more. […]

Nokia N8 32GB Leaked With Support For Up To 64GB

Nokia has today leaked a newer version of it’s very popular Symbian^3 powered Nokia N8, which sports 32GB of built in storage. The Nokia N8 32GB was mentioned in a newsletter sent out today regarding popular apps for the device. With the added option of additional storage via the Micro SD option, you can now bump this powerhouse up to […]

New Firmware v053.001 | Nokia E52 & E72

Nokia has also released a new firmware update v053.001 for both the Nokia E52and Nokia E72. This is just a minor update which most likely brings a few bug fixes more than anything else. If you notice any significant changes then please share your experiences in the comments below. Hit the jump to find out more on updating the firmware […]