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Video: BlackBerry Z10 and Nokia N9 MeeGo Swipe UI similarities with BB10

| February 1, 2013 | 84 Replies

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When we first some glimpses of the new BB10 OS, we saw it had a lot of similarities to Nokia’s revolutionary Swipe UI in the MeeGo-Harmattan OS. BB10 seems to be a collection of different OSes into one, and the Swipe UI homage might find some new fans for the z10.

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Previously from Nokia Experts, concentrating on ZDNet, Matthew Miller notes the following similarities.

  • Tap/swipe the screen with no button press to turn on and unlock device
  • Swipe up from bottom to return to “home”
  • Display of applications and folders, one with multitasking tiles that are live, and one with recent comms (BlackBerry Hub)
  • Swipe down to reveal upper menu
  • Slowly move finger across the screen to see elements behind active one
  • Deep multi-service integration.

I think their clock is similar too no (at least it was at the time).

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Thanks NSX for the tip!

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Category: MeeGo, Nokia

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