Author Archive: Sergejs Cuhrajs

I'm Journalism and English student with a passion for mobile phones and the industry.

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Nokia N90: The Retrospective

Nokia N90: The Retrospective

| November 21, 2011 | 20 Replies

Howdy! Here’s something out of the depths of my heart… coming directly to your monitors (mobile screens?) – a retrospective featuring one of the very first Nseries crusaders.

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The Nokia N9 review. Part 2.

The Nokia N9 review. Part 2.

| October 25, 2011 | 29 Replies

In the first half of my review, I was thoroughly impressed with the hardware aspect of Nokia N9. Now it’s time to dive into the software department of this unique phone, and things are starting to look even more intriguing…

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Nokia N9. The Review. Part 1.

Nokia N9. The Review. Part 1.

| October 18, 2011 | 67 Replies

The long and controversial journey of Nokia N9 is finally over. Whether or not one should be worried that it’s the first and last MeeGo phone from Nokia, one thing is clear – it’s an incredible smartphone worthy of attention. Author’s note: My initial idea was to deliver all my impressions and conclusive thoughts on […]

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Update: #NokiaGulp teaser – shifting the sands

Update: #NokiaGulp teaser – shifting the sands

| July 27, 2011 | 12 Replies

Update: Here’s another teaser for the #NokiaGulp video that is said to be ‘coming soon’. This latest behind the scenes video reveals pixilation artist Todd, and his role in the project. If you’re interested to see a new piece of the puzzle that makes #NokiaGulp or simply interested in animation, I definitely suggest to give […]

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N950 hands-on: Nokia, please take my money!

N950 hands-on: Nokia, please take my money!

| July 6, 2011 | 66 Replies

While attending an Intel MeeGo event this Tuesday, there was a chance I’d finally catch a glimpse of Nokia MeeGo phone in the wild. Probably not the N9, but its geekier counterpart… And, well, turns out I did!

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#NokiaGulp Day 5 – Final thoughts and full gallery

#NokiaGulp Day 5 – Final thoughts and full gallery

| June 17, 2011 | 8 Replies

Fresh from my trip to #NokiaGulp in Wales, it’s time to share some closing thoughts about the event along with a comprehensive photo gallery I took with the N8.

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#NokiaGulp Day 4: it’s getting windy

#NokiaGulp Day 4: it’s getting windy

| June 17, 2011 | 9 Replies

The  fourth day of shooting the world largest stop-motion animation with the N8 – #NokiaGulp proved to be immensely challenging due to the increasingly hostile weather. As I write this post (Friday 1 am-ish) there’s an insane gale wreaking havoc outside. And it’s cold.

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#NokiaGulp day 3: The heart of the project – Nokia N8

#NokiaGulp day 3: The heart of the project – Nokia N8

| June 15, 2011 | 8 Replies

  With day 3 of #NokiaGulp now over, I managed to get a glimpse into the technical side of the project, and in particular, where the Nokia N8 comes into play.

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#NokiaGulp…The World’s Largest Stop-Motion animation, shot on Nokia N8

#NokiaGulp…The World’s Largest Stop-Motion animation, shot on Nokia N8

| June 14, 2011 | 11 Replies

  So I’ve been teasing for a while on twitter about a mysterious Nokia event in UK… Well, here’s what’s really going on.

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Nokia E7. The Guide.

Nokia E7. The Guide.

| June 7, 2011 | 37 Replies

[Update - added PDF] What’s up everyone? I’d like to present here my little pet project I’ve been piecing together in my spare time… a visual guide to Nokia E7.

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#BerlinMapsters – a Nokia Maps feedback workshop

#BerlinMapsters – a Nokia Maps feedback workshop

| June 1, 2011 | 19 Replies

A diverse group of bloggers from all around the world, including Canada, USA, UK and India – were invited to fly to Germany to meet the team behind Nokia Ovi Maps – in my opinion, the most popular service on Nokia phones.

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Nokia N8 camera tips by Damian Dinning

Nokia N8 camera tips by Damian Dinning

| May 1, 2011 | 31 Replies

On the day preceding the Royal Wedding, along with a few other bloggers I was invited by WW/N to a mysterious little event held London. There, in collaboration with Nokia, a selected group of CNN iReporters were given out Nokia N8′s to capture the big day. And the best part – everyone attending got a […]

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Nokia E6 and Nokia X7 info-explosion: gallery, video walkthrough and hands-on impressions!

Nokia E6 and Nokia X7 info-explosion: gallery, video walkthrough and hands-on impressions!

| April 13, 2011 | 45 Replies

As Jay already hinted out, there was a lunch/meeting yesterday at WOMWorld/Nokia HQ in London , where bloggers could familiarize themselves with the freshly announced Nokia X7 and E6 smartphones, and even more – ask questions to the respective product managers of these devices. I was extremely happy to be there as well, as seeing […]

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Nokia E7: First Reactions

Nokia E7: First Reactions

| April 7, 2011 | 17 Replies

Sometimes before actually writing a fully fledged review it’s useful to put down some raw impressions first. These immediate reactions of using the Nokia E7 might be able to convey a more vivid image than a perfectly constructed and though-out review. Of course, for every type of article there’s the best time and place. Now […]

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Nokia C7-00 camera… not quite what you'd expect!

Nokia C7-00 camera… not quite what you'd expect!

| November 29, 2010 | 26 Replies

Due to popular (kind of) demand, I’ve conducted a short yet conclusive test on the 8 Mpix camera capabilities of the Nokia C7-00. Similar fixed-focus or EDoF  (Extended Depth of Field ) camera modules are also used in a pair of other Symbian^3 based Nokia smartphones like the C6-01 and the upcoming E7, so I […]

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