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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...


Nokia C5-03 Illuvial likes pink, plays hard to find

Nokia C5-03 Illuvial likes pink, plays hard to find

21 February, 2011 | comments (48)

The Nokia Illuvial collection has silently received a new member - the Nokia C5-03. On the inside, the phone hasn't changed but it has new makeup on the outside, with pink decals on the back and a matching wallpaper image on the front. Previous...


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...


Elop says Nokia will push down Windows Phones price, fast

Elop says Nokia will push down Windows Phones price, fast

21 February, 2011 | comments (94)

Nokia's CEO Stephen Elop is all over the headlines these couple of weeks. First announcing the alliance with Microsoft and Windows Phone 7, now saying that WP7 phones are getting a price slash big time. Windows Phone 7 smartphones are...


Watch the Nokia N8 and iPhone 4 get test tortured to death

Watch the Nokia N8 and iPhone 4 get test tortured to death

18 February, 2011 | comments (260)

When we buy a new phone we are always concerned if its body is scratch-resistant or will it get dirty quickly. That's what we call build quality and no matter your reasons (just enjoying the gadget unspoiled looks or looking for a maximum resale...


Nokia to give free E7 and WP7 phones to its developers

Nokia to give free E7 and WP7 phones to its developers

18 February, 2011 | comments (59)

Nokia made one of the biggest announcements of the tech year by teaming up with Microsoft and their Windows Phone 7 software. It seems many of Nokia's developers didn't end up happy about the change. But they will get a free E7 and a branded WP7...


Nokia has green light to customize Windows Phone 7 as they please

Nokia has green light to customize Windows Phone 7 as they please

17 February, 2011 | comments (192)

Nokia Executive and Board Member Niklas Savander said in an interview that under the Microsoft-Nokia deal the Finns are free to customize the mobile OS as they see fit. No other maker was allowed so far to meddle with the looks and feel of...


Nokia doesn't have any device announcements for you tonight

Nokia doesn't have any device announcements for you tonight

13 February, 2011 | comments (182)

Nokia didn't announce any new product at their press conference that took place tonight at MWC. The CEO of the company, Stephen Elop, talked about the future of Nokia, what were the reasons behind choosing Windows Phone 7 as the main OS for Nokia's...

Tags: MWC 2011, Nokia


Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

11 February, 2011 | comments (41)

The MWC 2011 is just around the corner and we decided make a scoop of all the leaks we saw in the recent weeks. We organized the rumored info into one hopefully definitive laundry list of phones and tablets that should make an appearance at this...


Nokia embraces Windows Phone 7 as its primary mobile OS

Nokia embraces Windows Phone 7 as its primary mobile OS

11 February, 2011 | comments (675)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } Nokia and Microsoft just dropped a bomb - the two...


Nokia’s first MeeGo device, N9, dropped before it's even official?

Nokia’s first MeeGo device, N9, dropped before it's even official?

10 February, 2011 | comments (190)

The rumored Nokia N9 may never get to see public light, says Reuters based on industry sources. Nokia refuses to comment the matter so this still isn't official. The Finns are all over the headlines these days, promising 'bold and brave' changes in...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, TouchUI


CEO Stephen Elop admits Nokia's poor track record, has a plan

CEO Stephen Elop admits Nokia's poor track record, has a plan

09 February, 2011 | comments (453)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } We just got wind of an internal Nokia memo created...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


IDC report says smartphones outsell computers for the first time

IDC report says smartphones outsell computers for the first time

09 February, 2011 | comments (13)

2010 was defined by a series of explosive growths in the smartphone market. For the first time ever, smartphones have outsold traditional computers, says IDC. Leading manufacturers posted staggering quarterly and yearly growths with more to come in...


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


Nokia E7 hits the shelves in Finland, sets you back 599 euro

Nokia E7 hits the shelves in Finland, sets you back 599 euro

07 February, 2011 | comments (180)

Nokia officially announced availability information about the flagship E7. Currently, the phone is available for purchase from the Nokia’s Flagship store in Helsinki, Finland and other Nokia flagship stores. The Nokia E7 packs a 4” ClearBlack...


Photos of Nokia E6-00 leak, does it have a touchscreen or not?

Photos of Nokia E6-00 leak, does it have a touchscreen or not?

06 February, 2011 | comments (78)

The Nokia E6-00 has been laying low for almost a month but it resurfaced with the first photos of the device. The photos confirm the QWERTY bar form factor and the camera resolution but don't give us much more. The Nokia E6-00 leaked a while ago...


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...


MeeGo bug report reveals a juicy Nokia device, possibly the N9?

MeeGo bug report reveals a juicy Nokia device, possibly the N9?

02 February, 2011 | comments (199)

We just found an appetizing specs list of an unannounced Nokia Meego device. The specs have been unearthed from a MeeGo bug report. Could this be the Nokia N9 or Nokia has prepared an even meaner new device? It seems Nokia is cooking up...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Rumors


This holiday season was not that happy for Nokia, nor was the year

This holiday season was not that happy for Nokia, nor was the year

27 January, 2011 | comments (238)

Nokia has had a tough 2010, which proved worse than even the recession-bound 2009. The phones volumes and their prices have fallen but Nokia estimates it has taken the lead in the QWERTY phone market. In Q4 2010 Nokia shipped a total of 123.7...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Nokia MeeGo tablet image and specs surface, we hold our breath

Nokia MeeGo tablet image and specs surface, we hold our breath

24 January, 2011 | comments (164)

We just dug out a photo of a Nokia-branded MeeGo tablet, along with some specs. Packing telephony and a landscape-oriented interface we are not sure what to make of the device, but it might just turn out to be the hotly anticipated Nokia N9. The...