Archive for January 8th, 2012

Lumiappaday #54: Pocket Revolvers demoed on the Nokia Lumia 800

Lumiappaday #54: Pocket Revolvers demoed on the Nokia Lumia 800

| January 8, 2012 | 7 Replies

Pocket Revolves is a gun app. Why would you want one? Maybe a bit of fun, I don’t know. There seems to be millions downloading similar types of apps. A reader pointed out one such video yesterday by popular youtubers, smosh (I think it might have been a spammer as they kept trying to post […]

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Nokia Conversations Counting Down to CES. Nokia will be there ‘in full force’.

Nokia Conversations Counting Down to CES. Nokia will be there ‘in full force’.

| January 8, 2012 | 37 Replies

  There’s a post on Nokia Conversations about CES tomorrow. Trevor writes about the stars appearing such as 50 Cent, Justin Bieber, Eliza Dushku and Dennis Rodman but of course the reason they’re all there is because they’re geeks and they want some new gadgets. The Consumer Electronics Show is all about the new, and NokConv […]

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Nokia 0000, tablet proto at Occasional Gamer? (+ metallic Lumia is 700 series.)

Nokia 0000, tablet proto at Occasional Gamer? (+ metallic Lumia is 700 series.)

| January 8, 2012 | 17 Replies

Some interesting stats from Elbert Perez of Occasional Gamer. In addition to the Nokia Lumia 719 and Nokia Lumia 900, there’s something along the list using Perez’s Windows Phone games called the Nokia 0000. You will note that it’s in sightings like this where we saw Lumia name prior to announcement. Nokia 0000 might just […]

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Nokia Lumia 900 to be announced tomorrow, ‘sleek metallic’?

Nokia Lumia 900 to be announced tomorrow, ‘sleek metallic’?

| January 8, 2012 | 78 Replies

The New York Times has an interesting article on how the Windows Phone platform came to be, acknowledging that surprisingly Microsoft has scored praises expected from an Apple product, calling Windows Phone a gem. They also say that it needs to be a blockbuster hit for both Nokia and Microsoft. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/technology/microsoft-defying-image-has-a-design-gem-in-windows-phone.html? In that article, they […]

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Video: Nokia Smarterphone UI demoes. They look darn good for Über-Budget non-smartphone.

Video: Nokia Smarterphone UI demoes. They look darn good for Über-Budget non-smartphone.

| January 8, 2012 | 28 Replies

Just after the 303 post, it got me thinking, “what does smarterphone OS, (Nokia’s new purchase for $25-$75 handsets), look like”. http://mynokiablog.com/2012/01/06/nokia-buys-smarterphone-os-for-smartphone-like-os-in-25-75-devices/ Quick search on the Y-tubes finds some hands on for you to look at. Please note they may be older versions. I think these videos are from the official channel. They’ve only got […]

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Weekend Read: Nokia 303 Review – Dangerously Close to Smartphones (by GSM Arena)

Weekend Read: Nokia 303 Review – Dangerously Close to Smartphones (by GSM Arena)

| January 8, 2012 | 16 Replies

The Nokia 303 has an 8 page review over at GSM Arena where they conclude that this wallet friendly QWERTY is ‘dangerously close to smartphones’. 1GHz again for a ‘dumbphone’, just wait till Nokia fully utilise that with more smartphone like devices this year, eventually we’ll see the fruits of whatever Meltemi and Qt for […]

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More Nokia N8 Successor hints – Xenon, replaceable battery, polycarbonate, bigger screen…(+Lumia 900 same camera as 800)

More Nokia N8 Successor hints – Xenon, replaceable battery, polycarbonate, bigger screen…(+Lumia 900 same camera as 800)

| January 8, 2012 | 122 Replies

    In the last post, we discussed some of dsmobile’s insights into the Nokia N8 successor. You can see in that post that he’s a very reliable source so we won’t go into explaining why again. Just note he’s a very trustworthy source. You can also go to that post where we’ve linked back […]

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Video: Qt Twitter app, Tweeties for Symbian on Nokia N8 (Belle)

Video: Qt Twitter app, Tweeties for Symbian on Nokia N8 (Belle)

| January 8, 2012 | 4 Replies

Here’s a look at a new twitter app for Symbian, tweeties. Looks nice though in this demo it seems to take an awful long while to load mentions. Other parts look pretty nice and relatively smooth (especially considering the hardware). I’m rather impressed by the app over all. It even has pull down to refresh […]

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