Category: S60

Why we LOVE Nokia…explained in a 2:05 minute video.

Why we LOVE Nokia…explained in a 2:05 minute video.

| July 30, 2013 | 97 Replies

Dear MNB Readers, Some of us LOVE Nokia…some of us LIKE Nokia…some of us may even be secretly loving them from AFAR (aka, using another OS or non Nokia phone) while there are others that simply HATE Nokia. I LOVE Nokia products. Just for a moment, let us put aside the current situations and happenings […]

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Bias: The killer of innovation, the dasher of dreams, the destroyer of hope and something that MUST be put down!

Bias: The killer of innovation, the dasher of dreams, the destroyer of hope and something that MUST be put down!

| July 19, 2013 | 188 Replies

Dear MNB readers, Before I start, let me put out a disclaimer: This article is LONG…over 3,500 words. It is a subject that I feel strongly about and if you would afford me the space to write about it and some of your time in joining the discussion, I thank you in advance. If so, you may […]

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41MP*2w = x, Solve and Simplify where w = weeks and x = Excitement!

41MP*2w = x, Solve and Simplify where w = weeks and x = Excitement!

| April 14, 2013 | 80 Replies

Hello MNB Readers! As some of you may know, I finally purchased a Nokia 808 PureView a few weeks ago and I said I would post a few articles about my experience with it and other Symbian related topics. Here is a rundown of my experience with the 808 over the last 2 weeks. First and […]

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Vote For Your Favourite Nokia Devices to Battle It Out in #NokiaKnockout

Vote For Your Favourite Nokia Devices to Battle It Out in #NokiaKnockout

| February 12, 2013 | 20 Replies

We like to cheer on Nokia devices when sites have polls, but I figured it was time to have a battle of YOUR favourites. Its rather easy, just visit our Facebook page and vote for your favourite device. If it isn’t there, just add it! https://www.facebook.com/questions/573702322642501/ Voting will close next week (Wednesday 20th Feb GTM […]

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Soundtracker For Asha and S60 Updated at Beta Labs

Soundtracker For Asha and S60 Updated at Beta Labs

| February 1, 2013 | Reply

Soundtracker which brings over 13 million tracks for users over the radio was just updated for Asha and S60 devices. The changelog includes: Updated January 29, 2013 (1.7.8 for S60 5th Edition devices, 2.5.1 for S40 devices) Privacy Policy and Terms of Service added to Sign up/Sign in page Publish activities on News Feed Incoming […]

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Nokia Will Not Pay Dividend to Investors For the First Time in 143 Years

Nokia Will Not Pay Dividend to Investors For the First Time in 143 Years

| January 24, 2013 | 35 Replies

Earlier today Nokia published their Quarterly earnings for Q4 2012; announcing that they’re back in black with $585 Million dollars in profit. Q42012 is the first time in almost 2 years (7 Quarters exactly) that Nokia has netted a profit; Nokia’s choice to not pay dividend to investors is a strategy to assure people they know they still have […]

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Nostalgia Lane: 13 Of the Top 20 most Selling Mobiles in History Are Nokias

Nostalgia Lane: 13 Of the Top 20 most Selling Mobiles in History Are Nokias

| January 22, 2013 | 15 Replies

The Telegraph have posted a really cool article/slideshow that showcases the top 20 most selling mobiles on the planet; since the beginning of time. Of course Nokia have quite the presence on the list taking up 13 of the top 20 spots (including spots 1-6). Topping the list is the 1110 which over the past 7 years […]

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Good News: The Back panel on the Lumia 920/820 Really is Scratchproof

Good News: The Back panel on the Lumia 920/820 Really is Scratchproof

| January 22, 2013 | 20 Replies

One of my greatest issues with the N9/Lumia 800/Lumia 900 was the silver plating on the back that surrounded the camera lens. The fact was that no matter how careful you were with the phone it would end up being scratched in every possible spot; and it honestly hurt to look at. However with the […]

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Accessory Review: “The Bobine” Flexible USB Charger/Tripod (Coolest Charger EVER)

Accessory Review: “The Bobine” Flexible USB Charger/Tripod (Coolest Charger EVER)

| January 16, 2013 | 15 Replies

Sure the latest rage in the smartphone world is wireless charging, but what about those of us without the Qi awesomeness, or maybe we don’t have a wireless charger…. yet. Well fear not, for I present to you what is possibly the coolest way to charge your phone without ditching the wires…The Bobine! The bobine does […]

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Name That Nokia: Law Abiding Citizen Edition

Name That Nokia: Law Abiding Citizen Edition

| January 15, 2013 | 18 Replies

Now that I’m on vacation I’m catching up on my to watch list, the first of which begins with “Law Abiding Citizen” (I give it a 7/10- good story line but very difficult to believe). Although I must bump that score up a point or two due to the sheer amount of Nokia’s in that […]

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Swype Beta For S^3 & S60 Updated at Beta Labs

Swype Beta For S^3 & S60 Updated at Beta Labs

| January 11, 2013 | 11 Replies

Swype was definitely my favorite way to enter text in Symbian (until it was never updated to show your text box while typing); but for those faithful to swype will be glad to hear that the beta version at the Nokia beta labs has just received an update. Hey there Symbian users. We’ve made a small patch for those of you […]

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Happy Independence Day Finland!

Happy Independence Day Finland!

| December 6, 2012 | 18 Replies

Just a quick heads-up; today Finland celebrates its 95th independence day! happy birthday Finland! Bringer of Nokia and Angry birds! Stay awesome, without you my favorite company wouldn’t exist Speaking of which Nokia’s stock has doubled its value over the past month finally moving from the $2 mark reaching almost $4 today; while apple has lost $35 […]

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Official Nokia Site Redesigned, Loses the Formality, Gets Cozy

Official Nokia Site Redesigned, Loses the Formality, Gets Cozy

| November 28, 2012 | 14 Replies

This one has been a long time coming, but Nokia have finally revamped Nokia.com, giving it a fresh new look that beats the old stale “select Region page”. The new site is colorful, vibrant and attractive, showing off the latest headlines and releases; and somehow manages to be professional yet informal at the same time; […]

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Nokia Lumia 920 disassembly/internal photos (BP-4GW 2000mAh battery inside)

Nokia Lumia 920 disassembly/internal photos (BP-4GW 2000mAh battery inside)

| November 7, 2012 | 16 Replies

Here’s a look at the guts of the Nokia Lumia 920. You can even see the big old 2000mAh battery.   We also got a different set of disassembly 920 photos from Aikon171 which can be found here Source: FCC

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Editorial: Nokia’s “Forever-Beta-Land”; End This Madness!

Editorial: Nokia’s “Forever-Beta-Land”; End This Madness!

| September 29, 2012 | 34 Replies

This post was inspired by the dropping of Symbian & Meego support for Nokia City Lens and is mostly a collection of my thoughts regarding the Beta services provided by Nokia, it might seem like random ramblings, but I promise you there’s a point to all this buried somewhere (if you look deep enough). Nokia Beta […]

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