Tag: N9

N9 confirmed for September Launch in Australia – Exclusive to Vodafone

N9 confirmed for September Launch in Australia – Exclusive to Vodafone

| August 6, 2011 | 107 Replies

  Spoke to my friend at Vodafone today, regarding the conference he went to during the week. He had a hands-on with the device and is quite impressed. He said he wants one, despite at first being skeptical when I told him I thought it was better then the iPhone. He now agrees :p He […]

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Nokia Windows Phone 7 UI Concept: N9-style multitasking

Nokia Windows Phone 7 UI Concept: N9-style multitasking

| July 11, 2011 | 32 Replies

Hello again folks, after reading the following quotes after the announcement of N9 from Nokia spokesperson Mark Squires, We did the alliance after they announced Mango and we’ve jumped on a moving bus. That means the majority of early products will be based on that.” “However, as we move forward, you will see more of […]

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Nokia N9 coming soon? (Well, to Sonera’s portfolio, whatever ‘soon’ means)

Nokia N9 coming soon? (Well, to Sonera’s portfolio, whatever ‘soon’ means)

| July 4, 2011 | 15 Replies

One of the many details omitted from the Nokia N9′s launch was a definitive release. date. Speculations suggest September. Elop at that leaked Sea-Ray video mentioned “we have so much to deliver and launch…N9 launching BY the end of the year”. http://www.sonera.fi/puhelin+ja+liittyma/puhelimet/nokia+n9/ One of the things Elop said Nokia will try to avoid is long […]

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The design of the MeeGo-Harmattan UI: A closer look

The design of the MeeGo-Harmattan UI: A closer look

| June 29, 2011 | 52 Replies

Just like we did with the original MeeGo handset UI deep dive back in June in last year, we’re back again with an up close and personal look at the user interface and usage paradigm running on the lovely N9. For the curious among us, Nokia have provided an extensive consumer facing page to demo […]

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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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What’s in an ecosystem?

What’s in an ecosystem?

| June 23, 2011 | 84 Replies

Now a lot of people took offense to my post about MeeGo, with quite a few saying that I was a Microsoft shill, Windows Phone fanboy, hated open source, a goon, know nothing about Open Source and quite a few other things that by and large demonstrated that they completely missed the point. Let me […]

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N9 to hit Sweden September 23rd

N9 to hit Sweden September 23rd

| June 22, 2011 | 31 Replies

According to a crudely translated (darn you Google translate) press release by the carrier “3″, Sweden will be getting their hands on the N9 as far away as September 23rd. Here’s to hoping it’s released in its unlocked form and out with other carriers about a month or so prior eh Nokia? And how about […]

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I love what I’ve seen of MeeGo; But….

I love what I’ve seen of MeeGo; But….

| June 22, 2011 | 125 Replies

I’d rather not bring this up right after some of us have seen what could easily be one of the most gorgeous and simultaneously functional user interfaces ever seen, but I’m not sure I’ll be getting a MeeGo device or more specifically, this device. Read on to hear why. Unlike Maemo which was the unruly […]

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So the N9 is out – will you be getting one?

So the N9 is out – will you be getting one?

| June 21, 2011 | 78 Replies

Just a quick poll for the readers out there. Now that you’ve seen the N9 in all its polycarbonate and glass glory, the all important question remains; will you get one!?! 

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Nokia Connection 2011 Round-up

Nokia Connection 2011 Round-up

| June 21, 2011 | 21 Replies

With a ton of hype surrounding the build-up Nokia Connection in Singapore 2011 got underway only a few minutes after the scheduled date. Starting with a view statistics on the significance of the South-East Asia and Pacific region both in terms of population but in terms of market penetration of mobile devices. After this brief […]

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What phone recorded this video? Nokia N9?

What phone recorded this video? Nokia N9?

| May 20, 2011 | 25 Replies

Marrat noticed something in the reflection from the N900′s screen in the Qt Quick 3D video. Pause the video at 0:49 and see what the N900′s screen is reflecting… Recognize the shape? What phone is recording that video above? It’s got N8 like tapering edges alright. The LED is on, and you can see two […]

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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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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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Videos: Nokia’s Three Year Ecosystem Vision from MWC (New Symbian UI, “Magnificent”) MeeGo N950 to ship this year

Videos: Nokia’s Three Year Ecosystem Vision from MWC (New Symbian UI, “Magnificent”) MeeGo N950 to ship this year

| February 22, 2011 | 72 Replies

Here’s the Nokia Developer Day keynote titled, “Nokia’s Three Year Ecosystem Vision”from MWC with Nokia’s CTO Rich Green (ex Sun Software boss), some guests and other members of the Nokia team. It’s roughly 50 minutes over four videos. I’ve copied some slides down from first two vids but note, Rich mentions more around those slides. […]

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Rumours: Nokia N9 being announced at MWC in 6 weeks time? More N9/X7 gossip.

Rumours: Nokia N9 being announced at MWC in 6 weeks time? More N9/X7 gossip.

| January 8, 2011 | 79 Replies

Collating the Nokia N9 (AND x7) rumours thus far. A lot is just hear-say. Some things are mentioned by quite reliable sources (people who are somehow close to these unannounced handsets) and some are garnered from blog comments. Wishful thinking? Idle Gossip? Snippets of leaks? Well they’re all fun to consider. That’s all we ever […]

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