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Nokia outsources Symbian development to Accenture

Nokia outsources Symbian development to Accenture

23 June, 2011 | comments (37)

If it wasnít 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...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian


Snapdragon-friendly Android 3.2 is a perfect fit for 7-inch screens

Snapdragon-friendly Android 3.2 is a perfect fit for 7-inch screens

21 June, 2011 | comments (38)

Android 3.2 Honeycomb is coming to a wide range of devices this summer and will add support for Qualcomm processors and 7-inch screens. It will also be the last Honeycomb iteration before the Ice Cream Sandwich rolls out in late autumn. This info...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia N950 MeeGo developer's platform packs QWERTY keyboard

Nokia N950 MeeGo developer's platform packs QWERTY keyboard

21 June, 2011 | comments (82)

The long awaited MeeGo device is finally a reality and it turns out it has a brother - the Nokia N950 is a developer's platform running MeeGo and packs a QWERTY keyboard along with similar specs to that of the N9. The Nokia N950 is likely one of...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


MeeGo-based Nokia N9 with a 3.9-inch AMOLED announced

MeeGo-based Nokia N9 with a 3.9-inch AMOLED announced

21 June, 2011 | comments (593)

Nokia has just announced the MeeGo-based N9 smartphone at Singapore in Nokia Communications 2011. This is the same phone that was leaked a while back. The new N9 is the first smartphone running on the Linux-based MeeGo operating system,...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia announces  C2-02, C2-03 and C2-06  trio of feature phones

Nokia announces C2-02, C2-03 and C2-06 trio of feature phones

21 June, 2011 | comments (162)

Nokia Series 40 just got smarter, folks. The latest additions to the feature phone portfolio of the Finnish giant are bound to narrow the gap between smart and dumb phones. With a set of new features which were previously reserved for the segment of...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Symbian handsets to start shipping with Anna from July

Symbian handsets to start shipping with Anna from July

21 June, 2011 | comments (67)

The Nokia Connection 2011 event is still going on and CEO Stephen Elop just announced on stage that that the existing Symbian ^3 devices will be getting the Symbian Anna update in July. This includes the N8, C7, C6-01 and E7. All the new devices...


Nokia N9 Lankku render images show up, look sexy [UPDATED]

Nokia N9 Lankku render images show up, look sexy [UPDATED]

20 June, 2011 | comments (236)

Less than 8 hours before the start of the Nokia Connection event in Singapore, a batch of images of the rumored Nokia N9 just surfaced. The renders look fantastic and if they are to be trusted, the N9 will in fact pack a candybar form factor,...


Nokia Connection starts tomorrow, N9 and more to be announced

Nokia Connection starts tomorrow, N9 and more to be announced

20 June, 2011 | comments (48)

The Nokia Connection event kicks off tomorrow in Singapore at 10am local time. Nokia is expected to unveil a lot of devices there - the N9, Asian models of a few available smartphones, possibly the N950 MeeGo device plus more. Hopefully, the...


Nokia prepares 1GHz Series 40 handset with touchscreen CBD

Nokia prepares 1GHz Series 40 handset with touchscreen CBD

19 June, 2011 | comments (241)

This comes as a bit of surprise to us but it seems Nokia is working on a Series 40 handset with 1GHz processor and a ClearBlack capacitive touchscreen Display. Yes, thatís exactly the reaction we had when we first read about it too. Thatís...


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...


Nokia might be closing its UK online store at the end of June

Nokia might be closing its UK online store at the end of June

14 June, 2011 | comments (84)

Nokia's online stores are shutting their virtual doors - stores in France, Spain and the Netherlands were the first to go, and now the rumor is that the Nokia UK store hasn't got much time left in this world either. A Nokia Spain representative...

Tags: Rumors, Nokia, Misc


Samsung announces Ch@t 222 - a dual-SIM QWERTY bar

Samsung announces Ch@t 222 - a dual-SIM QWERTY bar

14 June, 2011 | comments (30)

Samsung has just announced the Ch@t 222 feature phone for India. It's a compact candy-bar with full QWERTY keyboard, a 2.2-inch non-touch display and dual-SIM support with dual-standby. The Samsung Ch@t 222 features a 2.2-inch TFT display with...

Tags: Nokia, Apple, Misc


Court battle ends, Apple to pay Nokia royalties

Court battle ends, Apple to pay Nokia royalties

14 June, 2011 | comments (78)

Nokia and Apple have just announced that they signed a patent license agreement, which settles all the patent litigation between the companies. Apple will make a one-time payment to Nokia and on-going royalties for the term of the agreement and...

Tags: Nokia, Apple, Misc


Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

13 June, 2011 | comments (78)

Two of the latest Nokia Symbian smartphones have just become available. The handsets that started leaving the Nokia factories at the end of last month have finally reached retailers. User in the UK are now able to experience the QWERTY magic of the...


Nokia is on route to posting next quarterly results at a loss

Nokia is on route to posting next quarterly results at a loss

10 June, 2011 | comments (181)

We already knew Nokia was expecting a lower profit in the second quarter of the fiscal year, but according to analysts, Nokia won't even make any profit whatsoever. According to a Reuters report, the mobile phone manufacturer will report a loss for...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Dual-SIM Nokia C2-06 slider surfaces again, called the C2-02

Dual-SIM Nokia C2-06 slider surfaces again, called the C2-02

09 June, 2011 | comments (93)

We know a new dual-SIM, sliding feature phone is waiting in the wings, courtesy of a (possibly intentional) leak from Nokia. But this time around we get new photos and a new suggested name, the C2-02. Being a feature phone there's not a vast...

Tags: Nokia, Touch UI


Nokia leaks C2-06 Touch and Type accidentally, dual-SIM fans rejoice

Nokia leaks C2-06 Touch and Type accidentally, dual-SIM fans rejoice

08 June, 2011 | comments (130)

The first dual-SIM member of the Nokia Touch and Type family has just made its unexpected public debut. The Nokia C2-06 (or C2-02 according to some sources) appeared on the Nokia Conversation blog, starring on an image dedicated to the IPv6...

Tags: Nokia, Touch UI


Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

05 June, 2011 | comments (201)

The Nokia X7 has now appeared alongside its QWERTY launch partner the E6, available for pre-order in the UK. Slated for release at the end of June, both devices are running the latest version of Nokia's Symbian OS - Symbian Anna. This will come as...


Stephen Elop talks about Nokia's prospects in D9 interview

Stephen Elop talks about Nokia's prospects in D9 interview

02 June, 2011 | comments (90)

Stephen Elop, Nokia's CEO, was in an interview today with Walt Mossberg where he answered some pressing questions about Nokia, whether it's the transition from Symbian to Windows Phone 7 or about the rumors of Microsoft buying Nokia and about...