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Pimping my Band with Nokia Nostalgia!

Pimping my Band with Nokia Nostalgia!

| January 29, 2015 | 5 Replies

Dear MNB Readers! Does that wallpaper on the Microsoft Band look familiar to you? That isn’t a Microsoft made wallpaper…I’ll come back to what’s behind the 12:02…and to the Band. Let’s briefly talk Windows Phone. Since the launch of Windows Phone 7, critics have often spoken out against a perceived lack of customization options for Windows Phone. Depending […]

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Does “MeeGo” even matter?

Does “MeeGo” even matter?

| June 25, 2011 | 248 Replies

The more astute among you may notice that the “MeeGo” mentioned in the title is placed in quotes. That’s something I’ll get to a little later but first let’s address a few important points from my last editorial. Many of you mentioned that Nokia had a great ecosystem before the deal with Microsoft and that […]

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Sebastian Nyström New Head of MeeGo for Nokia – N950 will “have unique appeal to the style-conscious, connected enthusiast”

Sebastian Nyström New Head of MeeGo for Nokia – N950 will “have unique appeal to the style-conscious, connected enthusiast”

| March 8, 2011 | 43 Replies

On February 11th amongst the hubbub during the day, Head of Nokia’s MeeGo Computers, Alberto Torres left the company. Taking his place and now in charge of MeeGo for Nokia is Sebastian Nyström who is now Head of MeeGo, Qt and Webkit at Nokia. Over at the MeeGo Blog, Peter Schneider, head of MeeGo Marketing […]

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Qt Facebook app, Kasvopus, available for Symbian^3/Maemo 5 (requires Qt 4.7.2), MeeGo soon #N8 #N900

Qt Facebook app, Kasvopus, available for Symbian^3/Maemo 5 (requires Qt 4.7.2), MeeGo soon #N8 #N900

| March 6, 2011 | 46 Replies

Tommi Laukkanen is at it again, this time taking on the Facebook app (which no one else, not even Nokia have done a good job on. It pains me how terribly overlooked the Facebook app has been on Nokias. You would think it was some hobo social network with 5 people on it the way […]

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Video: Maemo 5/Hildon UI on MeeGoJoggler/Lenovo S10-3t and “The Beauty of the Nokia-Microsoft Deal”

Video: Maemo 5/Hildon UI on MeeGoJoggler/Lenovo S10-3t and “The Beauty of the Nokia-Microsoft Deal”

| February 23, 2011 | 5 Replies

I saw @zehjotkah tweet early this morning about Hildon UI on a Lenovo. A quick search revealled indeed that this Maemo 5 UI was on the MeeGo Lenovo ST10-3t (by smokkku) There’s also another video of Hildon desktop on a joggler device (by fukywak) Looking back to 2009, there was NOTHING really wrong with Maemo […]

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Video: Nokia N900 and AR Drone with MeeGo – developing with Qt – best development platform?

Video: Nokia N900 and AR Drone with MeeGo – developing with Qt – best development platform?

| December 24, 2010 | 13 Replies

Man I so totally want one of these AR Drones! Check it out with the  powered Nokia N900. You’ve got not only a phone controlled quadropter, it sends live video feedback directly to the phone. That’s not the cool thing. This is a project by Kate Alhola to learn MeeGo and Qt Quick whilst having […]

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Poll: IF Nokia Smartphones could have ANY but only ONE OS, which should it be?

Poll: IF Nokia Smartphones could have ANY but only ONE OS, which should it be?

| December 22, 2010 | 48 Replies

A frequent suggestion in blog comments relating to Nokia is to go with Android/WP7 and when it was available, to go buy Palm for WebOS. Why? Nokia has in house, Symbian and Maemo, the latter of which has become MeeGo – though the phone side has no presence on the market since there are no […]

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Angry Birds News! N900 Updates, Angry Birds Seasons for Symbian and Plush Toys!

Angry Birds News! N900 Updates, Angry Birds Seasons for Symbian and Plush Toys!

| December 17, 2010 | 12 Replies

These could have been separate posts but since it has taken me so long to get around to posting them let’s do a quick summary: N900 users, Minhaz on talk.maemo.org has found an update for Angry Birds. Symbian^3 users can now get Angry Birds Seasons on Ovi Store for £1.50! We’re getting a Angry Birds […]

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Video: Preview of CloudGPS – Smoothest maps for Nokia N900 – with accelerometer control, 3D buildings and instant zoom

Video: Preview of CloudGPS – Smoothest maps for Nokia N900 – with accelerometer control, 3D buildings and instant zoom

| November 21, 2010 | 1 Reply

Ash from MeeGo Experts has found a cool video by Damian Waradzyn on VIMEO showing a preview of cloudGPS 0.3.9 for the Nokia N900. You can find out more about it at the thread on talk.maemo.org. It’s a very slick operation. The maps can be scrolled through extremely quickly, you’ve got accelerometer controls of maps, […]

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