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Vertu launch first touch device - the new Constellation

Vertu launch first touch device - the new Constellation

19 October, 2011 | comments (25)

Vertu have just launched the Constellation and Constellation Precious - two very high-class, luxurious top of the line executive devices, which just happen to be Vertu's first go at touchscreen. There's no word on pricing or actual availability just...


Belle-powered Nokia 603 goes official with a 1GHz CPU and NFC

Belle-powered Nokia 603 goes official with a 1GHz CPU and NFC

13 October, 2011 | comments (134)

Nokia introduced a new member of its family of Symbian Belle-running smartphones. The Nokia 603 is a youthful looking, compact smartphone with a 3.5" ClearBlack LCD with IPS technology and a 1 GHz CPU. The Nokia 603 screen has nHD resolution (360...


Symbian Belle won’t roll out on October 26 after all

Symbian Belle won’t roll out on October 26 after all

11 October, 2011 | comments (81)

It turns out that the previous information on Symbian Belle roll-out is not true. It suggested the Belle update will start seeding to Symbian smartphones around the globe on October 26, the day Nokia World kicks off. Unfortunately, Yvonne, a...


Nokia C5-06 and C5-05 pop up, are cheaper versions of C5-03

Nokia C5-06 and C5-05 pop up, are cheaper versions of C5-03

07 October, 2011 | comments (86)

A couple of new Nokia phones appeared on Nokia's European website today. Rather than successors to the Nokia N9, the Finnish manufacturer has developed some variations of the C5-03, namely the C5-05 (also known as the C5-04 for the Canadian market...


Nokia 700 and 701 now shipping, give the world a first taste of Belle

Nokia 700 and 701 now shipping, give the world a first taste of Belle

14 September, 2011 | comments (132)

Today Nokia announced through its Twitter account that it has started shipping its 700 and 701 smartphones. Those are the first handsets to run the Belle revision of Symbian and will, the Finns hope, put the start of the fightback. Despite the...


Microsoft Apps for Symbian get announced, we rub our eyes

Microsoft Apps for Symbian get announced, we rub our eyes

08 September, 2011 | comments (175)

When Nokia and Microsoft announced their partnership a few months ago, most people back then all but left Symbian OS for dead. Since then, there have been a couple of major updates to the OS, and the news just keep pouring. Today, Nokia and...


Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

03 September, 2011 | comments (325)

We just stumbled upon photos of a new Nokia smartphone. The device dubbed to be the Nokia N8's successor, is said to be called N8-01 (though, considering Nokia's new naming policy the Nokia 801 seems more likely) and features a qHD screen. The...


Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

31 August, 2011 | comments (127)

td { font-size: 12px !important; } .bgdark td { background: #F7F6F1 !important; } .bglight td { background: #C5C5C5 !important; } The marketing research company comScore has just published its report on the US mobile phone...


Dutch court finds Galaxy Ace, S, and S II infringing an Apple patent

Dutch court finds Galaxy Ace, S, and S II infringing an Apple patent

24 August, 2011 | comments (167)

A Dutch court just issued a preliminary injunction that bans the sales of the Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy S II and Galaxy Ace because they infringe on a single Apple patents. The ban should come into effect on October 13th if nobody does something...


Nokia unveils Symbian Belle, looks Android-ish

Nokia unveils Symbian Belle, looks Android-ish

24 August, 2011 | comments (320)

Nokia pulled the cover off Symbian Belle, which will debut with the three new models (600, 700 and 701). It succeeds Anna and brings more improvements to the Symbian OS - to quote the press release, "All in all, Symbian Belle provides Nokia's most...


Nokia N8 gets a camera update with better UI and video recording

Nokia N8 gets a camera update with better UI and video recording

22 August, 2011 | comments (147)

It must feel quite good to be a Nokia N8 owner these days. First, there was the Symbian Anna update, which deals with quite a few of its usability issues and now Nokia brought the news that there's a camera update in the works for their former...


Gartner Q2 report: Nokia still top smartphone maker

Gartner Q2 report: Nokia still top smartphone maker

12 August, 2011 | comments (107)

Gartner released their report on the mobile phone world in the second quarter and have something very interesting in their numbers - Nokia is sill number one in smartphones, rather than third as other analysts have stated. The difference comes...


Nokia: Symbian, S40 to take the exit out of North America

Nokia: Symbian, S40 to take the exit out of North America

11 August, 2011 | comments (66)

As Nokia gears towards the launch of their first Windows Phone 7 device, the Finnish giant has announced that it will be pulling their Symbian and S40 phones out of the North American market. This information was relayed by the Nokia Inc....


comScore reports on market and OS marketshare in the US for Q2

comScore reports on market and OS marketshare in the US for Q2

05 August, 2011 | comments (65)

td { font-size: 12px !important; } .bgdark td { background: #F7F6F1 !important; } .bglight td { background: #C5C5C5 !important; } comScore released their report on the mobile phone market in the US for the second quarter of...


Android top operating system in the US, Apple top manufacturer

Android top operating system in the US, Apple top manufacturer

28 July, 2011 | comments (102)

According to the latest research by Nielsen conducted in the month of June, Android has again come out as the top smartphone operating system with 39 percent market share. Meanwhile, Apple with its iOS has gained a market share of 28 percent, also...


More photos of Nokia 700 (Zeta) emerge, this time in white

More photos of Nokia 700 (Zeta) emerge, this time in white

05 July, 2011 | comments (146)

Remember Nokia 700 (Zeta) which we exclusively showed you a week ago? Even more pictures of (allegedly) one of the first four 1GHz Symbian phones emerged today. This time however, the yet unannounced Finnish creation is dressed in the highly...


We have photos of the Nokia 700 (Zeta), Symbian Belle inside

We have photos of the Nokia 700 (Zeta), Symbian Belle inside

28 June, 2011 | comments (104)

A tipster just sent us photos of the Nokia 700, a.k.a. Zeta, along with some specs though they didn’t confirm if there really is a 1GHz processor inside. In one of the photos you can see the new homescreen of Symbian Belle, the successor of...


Nokia outsources Symbian development to Accenture

Nokia outsources Symbian development to Accenture

23 June, 2011 | comments (37)

If it wasn’t clear enough that Nokia no longer wants anything to do with the platform that made them the king of the smartphone segment, then you should read this. Nokia has signed an agreement with Accenture to outsource the development and support...

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Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

16 June, 2011 | comments (103)

Shortly after the Nokia X7 became available in the United States, the other Symbian Anna running creation from the Finnish giant made it across the Atlantic as well. Of course, we are talking about the QWERTY and touch screen equipped Nokia E6. You...


Nokia N8 to get a camera fix in the upcoming Anna update

Nokia N8 to get a camera fix in the upcoming Anna update

14 June, 2011 | comments (90)

Nokia N8 users will finally get the camera enhancements they've been waiting quite some time for. Nokia's Damian Dinning said in a tweet that there's an N8-specific update in the works which will add couple of features to the already brilliant...