Archive for January 14th, 2013

Windows Phone 8 Lumias Launching Soon in Jordan (Rest of Middle East Too?)

Windows Phone 8 Lumias Launching Soon in Jordan (Rest of Middle East Too?)

| January 14, 2013 | 10 Replies

Nokia Jordan just posted this picture on their Facebook page accompanied with the caption “they’ll be here soon”….are you ready?”. Assuming the shoelaces represent the amazing everyday Lumias (at least the color scheme does); then they should be talking about the 920, 820 (and hopefully the 620). This is a big step for Nokia seeing how the first […]

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Video: UI-Concept – Harmattan meets Sailfish

Video: UI-Concept – Harmattan meets Sailfish

| January 14, 2013 | 43 Replies

Stephen emailed me his UI concept, which blends elements of Harmattan and Sailfish. It looks nice, and makes me want to see more. The more I see Sailfish related things, the more I want to test it out. Hopefully with the SDK launching this quarter, we will see Sailfish ported to N9/50. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4M-J2zODHc&feature=youtu.be What do […]

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Tactile Keyboard Screens at CES (Oh where be Nokia’s Haptikos? :/)

Tactile Keyboard Screens at CES (Oh where be Nokia’s Haptikos? :/)

| January 14, 2013 | 20 Replies

  This is not Nokia related directly, but it interested me because Nokia’s research has been working on ways to make flat touchscreens more tactile – the feel that there are buttons actually there even though there’s only a glass screen. There’s some variations on tactile feedback (as seen in several of Nokia’s touch screens) […]

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My Dream Nokia #80: Slider-Tilt QWERTY Aluminium Nokia Lumia Concept

My Dream Nokia #80: Slider-Tilt QWERTY Aluminium Nokia Lumia Concept

| January 14, 2013 | 21 Replies

Instead of having a nice long sleep prior to exam, the 808 decided to wake me up with its low battery chime (I’m a light sleeper on exam days). But what nicer thing to wake up to than a nice new concept Nokia that makes me reminisce about some older ones. This one takes us […]

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