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Nokia moves 3000 Symbian devs, to lay off 4000 other employees

Nokia moves 3000 Symbian devs, to lay off 4000 other employees

27 April, 2011 | comments (137)

Today Nokia announced it's moving 3000 Symbian developers to Accenture group and dismisses 4000 other employees, but promises them a solid social responsibility program to help them through. Nokia plans a big reorganization and moving 3000...


Fixed focus cameras are cool, Part 2: Nokia X7 camera samples

Fixed focus cameras are cool, Part 2: Nokia X7 camera samples

22 April, 2011 | comments (58)

As you may know Nokia wants to prove the users its "full-focus" (a.k.a. fixed-focus) camera sensors are excellent performers too. Today we get to see the second batch of Nokia camera samples, this time taken with the still unreleased X7. The...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian^3


Nokia X7 shows up on video sporting Symbian's latest UI

Nokia X7 shows up on video sporting Symbian's latest UI

11 April, 2011 | comments (184)

After a long and dramatic series of rumors, and only two days before Nokia's online event, a promotional video of Nokia X7 for Three UK surfaced in YouTube, and brought a great deal of excitement to us. The relatively short video clip should...


Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

05 April, 2011 | comments (91)

Nokia is holding an event dedicated to Symbian smartphone on 12 April. Inviting the press to go and "discover what's new with Symbian smartphones" the Finnish company will most likely announce a new addition to its smartphone lineup. Or at least...


WP7 will go second by 2015, iOS and BlackBerry will lose ground

WP7 will go second by 2015, iOS and BlackBerry will lose ground

30 March, 2011 | comments (195)

The analysts from IDC just published their forecast on the smartphone market development in the next five years. Apparently the company has some sort of crystal ball as we can’t see how else they will be able to make such long-term predictions in...


Nokia E6-00 leaks again with a bang, images and videos galore

Nokia E6-00 leaks again with a bang, images and videos galore

30 March, 2011 | comments (92)

The Nokia E6-00 has come out of the shadows yet again in another of its typical monthly leaks. If you remember, it was first hinted in a leaked Nokia XML file, then a month later some photos of the device emerged. And finally, a couple of weeks ago,...


Nokia T7-00 leaks, to come in HSDPA and TD-SCDMA flavors

Nokia T7-00 leaks, to come in HSDPA and TD-SCDMA flavors

29 March, 2011 | comments (75)

It appears that Nokia is about to add a new Symbian^3 smartphone to its range of devices. The Nokia T7-00 is obviously the first representative of a whole new series that should join the existing C, E, N and X handsets. Unfortunately, the leaked...


Nokia finally reveals its plans for the Symbian^3 future

Nokia finally reveals its plans for the Symbian^3 future

28 March, 2011 | comments (166)

The Nokia vice president Purnima Kochikar has jus released an open letter to developers, revealing the company's plans about their Symbian^3 platform. Apparently the Finns are planning to continue releasing new smartphones running on Symbian^3 as...


Nokia will unveil a new Symbian^3 device at CTIA

Nokia will unveil a new Symbian^3 device at CTIA

16 March, 2011 | comments (185)

Nokia has sent invitations about a special event just a day before the CTIA Wireless starts. The Finnish manufacturer is going to present a new smartphone addition to the Symbian army that will hopefully sell millions. Good luck with that! As you...


The almost forgotten Nokia X7 spotted in the wild again

The almost forgotten Nokia X7 spotted in the wild again

14 March, 2011 | comments (72)

The quad-speaker Nokia X7 leaked numerous times before, so today's pictures are not actually news. But what's important here is the Symbian^3 gadget is still alive and we hope Nokia goes public with it before it's too late. First we saw the X7 in...


Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in the US, prepare $679 for this April

Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in the US, prepare $679 for this April

08 March, 2011 | comments (101)

Nokia recently launched the pre-order campaign for their current flagship, the Nokia E7. The smartphone will start shipping in early April in the US despite that it already is available elsewhere in the world. The unlocked version of the Nokia E7...


A sneak peak at Symbian's new homescreen

A sneak peak at Symbian's new homescreen

25 February, 2011 | comments (93)

During a recent Nokia event in China a sneak look at what appears to be a revamped Symbian was leaked. It looks like a Nokia N8 with a different homescreen layout. You can see a dedicated status bar, which is different than the current one on...


Join the Nokia search for the chance to win an E7

Join the Nokia search for the chance to win an E7

21 February, 2011 | comments (43)

Today Nokia starts an interesting new competition that would allows you a chance to win a Nokia E7. There are seven units of the new Finnish flagship up for grabs - one for each day of the week. Each day you get three clues as to where the next...


Ovi Store gets updated, Nokia Diagnostics now for Symbian^3

Ovi Store gets updated, Nokia Diagnostics now for Symbian^3

08 February, 2011 | comments (70)

The Nokia Ovi Store is getting an over-the-air update today, which will enable full Arabic support for the store and Qt based app installation. What this means is that apps created for Symbian 5th edition and Maemo will now be compatible with...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian^3


The first update to Nokia N8, C7 and C6-01 is booooring

The first update to Nokia N8, C7 and C6-01 is booooring

04 February, 2011 | comments (282)

Nokia has just released the first Symbian^3 update for N8, C6-01 and C7. The new 1.1 version brings tweaks over the messaging department plus office editing for the N8, but no new features or overall improvements. We still remember Nokia...


Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in Finland, ships next month

Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in Finland, ships next month

19 January, 2011 | comments (175)

We are afraid we have some bad news for those of you eager to get their hands on a shiny new Nokia E7. The metal-clad smartphone is now available on pre-order in Finland, but it won't start shipping until February. If you want to be among the...


Nokia X7 appears again, looks AT&T bound

Nokia X7 appears again, looks AT&T bound

14 January, 2011 | comments (336)

More photos (well actually renderings) of the youthful looking Nokia X7 surfaced. This time we are getting to see the Symbian^3 smartphone from all sides and once again we notice an AT&T tattoo on its forehead. In addition to the carrier...


Symbian^3 Nokia E6-00 leaks - a QWERTY bar with a VGA screen?

Symbian^3 Nokia E6-00 leaks - a QWERTY bar with a VGA screen?

12 January, 2011 | comments (114)

A leaked Nokia XML and a Picasa album confirmed the existence of a new Nokia smartphone. Nokia E6-00 is a Symbian^3 device with an 8 megapixel dual-LED assisted camera, that will surprisingly pack a VGA display. All Symbian^3 devices so far have...


Nokia N8 sales nearing 4 million units

Nokia N8 sales nearing 4 million units

30 December, 2010 | comments (1071)

According to a Finland research company, Nokia has sold between 3.5 and 4 million N8 smartphones. The research also mentions that the N8 is a top-selling phone in Finland, India, Malaysia and UAE. Nokia previously stated that the N8 cameraphone...


HTC 7 Pro to hit O2 in January, Nokia E7 gets a pre-order price

HTC 7 Pro to hit O2 in January, Nokia E7 gets a pre-order price

27 December, 2010 | comments (113)

According to the German O2 website, HTC 7 Pro will launch right next month. Meanwhile Amazon is already offering the next Symbian^3 device on pre-order. Nokia Е7 is priced there at the hefty $680. O2 Germany already has a teaser page for...