Category: Symbian^3

Truecaller for Windows Phone and Symbian/S40

Truecaller for Windows Phone and Symbian/S40

| July 1, 2013 | 10 Replies

Lindsey from TrueCaller got in touch with us last week to let us know about TrueCaller. What TrueCaller does is creates a “collaborative phonebook” pooled together from its users across the various platforms. Truecaller gives you complete access to number lookups all over the world! Next time you get a missed call from a unknown […]

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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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Beta WiFi Update Now Available Belle Refresh Devices

Beta WiFi Update Now Available Belle Refresh Devices

| January 22, 2013 | 7 Replies

Last month we reported that an update was available for Belle FP1 devices through Nokia Beta labs; that fixed some WiFi connectivity issues. This same update has now been made official for first gen Symbian devices running Belle Refresh, although for some reason the N8 isn’t mentioned in the list of supported devices. It has been reported that following Symbian […]

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Viber: Voice Calls Exclusive to Lumia Phones; Also comes to Nokia S40, Symbian

Viber: Voice Calls Exclusive to Lumia Phones; Also comes to Nokia S40, Symbian

| September 11, 2012 | 36 Replies

WPCentral have posted up that Viber has announced they will bring Voice Calling to Windows Phone, exclusive to the Lumia range. This is another prime example of Nokia improving the WP experience for Lumia users. Although, I do think that having such exclusive apps and services does indeed cause fragmentation, but let’s not discuss that. […]

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Mega Q&A session: Lumia/WP Production/Design, Maps, Entertainment & More

Mega Q&A session: Lumia/WP Production/Design, Maps, Entertainment & More

| March 3, 2012 | 37 Replies

Now that MWC is over (unfortunately) I had a chance to organize all the Q&A sessions we had with all the awesome Nokia guys; we had four in total, one with Damien Dinning about the 808 and it’s camera which I posted seperately, here we have 3 more Q&As about the Luima design, Nokia Maps/Transport and Nokia Entertainment. […]

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Nokia to Unveil Special ‘Software Feature’ at MWC?

Nokia to Unveil Special ‘Software Feature’ at MWC?

| February 7, 2012 | 28 Replies

So with MWC just around the corner (Feb 27th) rumors have started to surface about what Nokia might unveil there, according to a source at forbes Nokias presence at MWC will be in the shape of: run an unusual software feature normally found only on high-end smartphones. Way to leave our minds roam freely in the […]

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Windows Phone Mango Review, Starring the Lumia 800

Windows Phone Mango Review, Starring the Lumia 800

| January 15, 2012 | 64 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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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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Nokia Social for S^3 Updated: New Widgets and UI

Nokia Social for S^3 Updated: New Widgets and UI

| January 14, 2012 | 30 Replies

Nokias Social app fro S^3 has finally been updated to V 1.4 bringing us the updates we spotted on Nokias official website almost two months ago, after which Social was temporarily pulled out of the Nokia store. The new update brings with it two new widgets one for Facebook and the second for Twitter, making it easier to access […]

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How Did HTC Pull-off a 16MP Camera? (Eldars thoughts)

How Did HTC Pull-off a 16MP Camera? (Eldars thoughts)

| January 9, 2012 | 81 Replies

Ok so I’m supposed to be studying but all the buzz around CES is making it extremely difficult, regardless for those of you who haven’t heard HTC have just announced during At&ts CES conference that they will be releasing the ‘HTC Titan II’ accompanied with a 16MP camera. Which by the way makes the original HTC Titan which was released less than […]

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N8 Tip: Home-made DIY Tripod! (Actually a Quadpod)

N8 Tip: Home-made DIY Tripod! (Actually a Quadpod)

| January 7, 2012 | 29 Replies

So my trial device Lumia 800 is finally here! Already in love, I’m currently looking for countries where Nokia can’t extradite me back to Finland for ‘Product Theft’. Now once I got the 800 I realized that I didn’t have a tripod for my N8-00 to film the unboxing/review with, and that’s when my ingeniousness kicked in (sometimes I surprise […]

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App Review: Incredible Circus (S^3)

App Review: Incredible Circus (S^3)

| January 1, 2012 | 15 Replies

It’s been a while since we mentioned anything about Symbian apps so here’s a nice FREE one to keep you busy, Incredible Circus by Developers  INDT is a cute loosely physics based game where you star as a circus stunt performer, your objective is straight-forward: get to the top platform. But as always it’s not that simple, you have to bounce […]

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Share With Us: Thoughts on Nokia Phones Build Quality…

Share With Us: Thoughts on Nokia Phones Build Quality…

| December 19, 2011 | 60 Replies

It’s been a long known fact that all Nokia phones no matter what OS they run have one thing that makes them superior to any other brand; their build quality, and in all honesty that’s what really matter, who cares if your phone has a 23GhZ processor if it breaks the first time you toss […]

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Awesome Looking Weather Widget for Belle on E6

Awesome Looking Weather Widget for Belle on E6

| December 17, 2011 | 13 Replies

A nifty looking weather widget was just leaked from the official Belle firmware (Kudos to the guys over at HDblog.it) I think this is the widget for the official Weather/Map application (similar to the my position widget which also only works on on Belle); If my Google translate isn’t rusty you’ll need to be running a E6 […]

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Ebuddy XMS Available for Meego! Beta Version for Symbian As Well!! ( + Initial Review)

Ebuddy XMS Available for Meego! Beta Version for Symbian As Well!! ( + Initial Review)

| December 16, 2011 | 42 Replies

Ebuddy’s XMS which is basically a instant SMS via data (like Kik, Whatsapp and liveprofile) is now available for Meego (N9/N950), as of now Ebuddy XMS is the only option available for Meego (Whatsapp say they have no plans at all, Kik was JUST released for Symbian, and liveprofile…. well, don’t get me started). I think if […]

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