Archive for January 15th, 2012

Windows Phone Mango Review, Starring the Lumia 800

Windows Phone Mango Review, Starring the Lumia 800

| January 15, 2012 | 63 Replies

The amazing people at Nokia Connects were nice enough to send me a Lumia 800 to trial out for a while, so first off a shout out them for making this possible, they have some truly wonderful people working for them. Now a bit about the extent of my relationship with OSes other than Symbian/S^3, […]

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Lumiappaday #61: Another Level demoed on the Nokia Lumia 800

Lumiappaday #61: Another Level demoed on the Nokia Lumia 800

| January 15, 2012 | 2 Replies

Here’s an app you’ll find in all app stores done many, many times. There’s certainly plenty on Ovi Store so I thought this might be something that Nokia users in general are finding useful. #61 is Another Level. I wasn’t quite sure of it myself but had to use it the other day to level […]

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Loads of Free Gameloft Games for S^3!!!

Loads of Free Gameloft Games for S^3!!!

| January 15, 2012 | 22 Replies

Nokia store is running a promotion where loads of gameloft games are free for a limited time, however this offer is only for the C7, 700 and 701 (only 7s???), regardless you still download the sis file through the Desktop version of the store and install it on whatever device you want. Note: If the promotion isn’t […]

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#N9Hacks: Change Font (Terminal)

#N9Hacks: Change Font (Terminal)

| January 15, 2012 | 20 Replies

It is actually extremely simple to change the font on the N9. You simply place the font files you want into /home/user/.fonts . Use System Info to make sure the fonts are correctly installed and find out their config name. Next you locate the css files relating to the UI element you wish to change, […]

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TechRadar Crowns N8 As Camera Again

TechRadar Crowns N8 As Camera Again

| January 15, 2012 | 52 Replies

-After All this time? ….. “Always.” It’s been over a year since the N8 was released, and yet according to techradar it’s still the king of cameraphones. The people at Techradar pitted the N8 against the Samsung Galaxy 2, the iPhone4S, HTC  Evo 3D, Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and the Motorola XT720; in a series of complicated and thorough tests of […]

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HowTo: Nemo on the Nokia N9

HowTo: Nemo on the Nokia N9

| January 15, 2012 | 14 Replies

I’ve brought you information on MeeGo 1.3 CE aka Nemo for the N950, and told you there was talk about it on the N9. Well, a few weeks ago, I found a guide on how to install it to the N9. With this method, the N9 installs Nemo, without removing the Meego-Harmattan OS. It is […]

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(Video) Android Apps for Windows 8 with BlueStack

(Video) Android Apps for Windows 8 with BlueStack

| January 15, 2012 | 6 Replies

Apps. No matter how good your OS might be, some will bluntly ignore it if to them it lacks apps. Whilst Windows 8 PCs and tablets on Intel’s chips can use the plethora of Windows software, compatibility with ARM is lacking. RIM’s playbook tried to dodge the app thing by being able to use Android […]

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Nokia Lumia 900 vs 800 vs 710 vs N9 vs N8 vs E7 vs SG2 and Galaxy Nexus

Nokia Lumia 900 vs 800 vs 710 vs N9 vs N8 vs E7 vs SG2 and Galaxy Nexus

| January 15, 2012 | 21 Replies

Mike Macias previously of N97Fanatics now TheMobileFanatics was at CES and has compared the new Nokia Lumia 900 with some Nokias and a couple of Samsungs. In the above line up we have the Nokia N9, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Nokia E7, Smasung Galaxy S2, Nokia Lumia 800, Nokia Lumia 710 and the Nokia N8. Close […]

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Gallery: Nokia at CES 2012 in Las Vegas

Gallery: Nokia at CES 2012 in Las Vegas

| January 15, 2012 | 6 Replies

  I was checking out Nokia’s facebook page because Scelero tipped that Nokia shared Lumiappaday #58 that Ali demoed and saw Nokia’s awesome CES gallery. Their gallery can be viewed over at their facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150465886827397&set=a.10150465886662397.363296.36922302396&type=3

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Bada to Merge with Tizen, MeeGo lineage so far, far away now.

Bada to Merge with Tizen, MeeGo lineage so far, far away now.

| January 15, 2012 | 51 Replies

  I think when we heard about Tizen, many of us instantly joked how it would also inevitably be merged with something else. And it will be merged with Bada. Meh.  SVP at Samsung said there’ll be Tizen handsets first but the transition will take time and Tizen will not become Samsung’s main OS any […]

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