Tag: Ovi Store

Video: Drum Machine demo for Symbian (S60 5th) Drum beat sequencer available at Ovi Store

Video: Drum Machine demo for Symbian (S60 5th) Drum beat sequencer available at Ovi Store

| December 21, 2010 | 11 Replies

  When I first looked at the video, I wasn’t actually sure it was meant to be a phone app due to the mass of detail on screen but it is. And it’s for you, S60 5th Edition users. This is a drum machine -  essentially what you’re doing is arranging a pattern of beats/instruments […]

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Update: Nokia N8 Ovi Store Revival –  method 2 – (lost Ovi Store after hard reset)

Update: Nokia N8 Ovi Store Revival – method 2 – (lost Ovi Store after hard reset)

| December 14, 2010 | 21 Replies

Following on from this first post on restoring Ovi Store, if that didn’t work we now have a new technique from XLeoVengences for you to try (at your own risk of course. It would be best to make a trip down to Nokia Care centre – note that a Hard Reset is NOT a user […]

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Maemo 5 TwimGo twitter client coming soon to Symbian^3 (Awaiting Ovi Store approval)

Maemo 5 TwimGo twitter client coming soon to Symbian^3 (Awaiting Ovi Store approval)

| December 13, 2010 | 6 Replies

If you’re a Nokia N900 user, you might have downloaded TwimGo – a rare twitter client for Maemo 5. It’s made it’s way onto Symbian and creator Tommi Laukkanen has submitted it to the Ovi Store. It’s not yet in Qt Format (N900 version was in Qt Web Run Time) but Tommi Laukkanen says the […]

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How To: Restoring Ovi Store on Nokia N8 (lost after Hard Reset)

How To: Restoring Ovi Store on Nokia N8 (lost after Hard Reset)

| December 10, 2010 | 92 Replies

Have you hard reset your Nokia N8? Did you happen to lose Ovi Store? Here are instructions as well as a how to video on how to get it back. Before you start, you’ll need: 1. Nokia Qt Package from wiki.forum.nokia (consist Nokia Qt 4.6 and Nokia Qt 4.7) 2. Nokia Qt SDK 3. USB […]

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Video: Nokia Ovi Store Ad/demo from Nokia Israel

Video: Nokia Ovi Store Ad/demo from Nokia Israel

| December 9, 2010 | Reply

Here’s an advert/video demo for Nokia’s Ovi Store from Nokia Israel. It’s in Hebrew which I don’t understand but the translation of the description is as follows: Let’s see how you download applications from Ovi Store to your Nokia device. Ovi Store. Ovi Store is Nokia’s apps store offering you thousands of applications, content and […]

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Ovi Store reaches 3.5 Million Downloads a day! Up from 3M 3 weeks ago.

Ovi Store reaches 3.5 Million Downloads a day! Up from 3M 3 weeks ago.

| December 6, 2010 | 20 Replies

Word on the tweets: Ovi Store has reached another new record! Only 3 weeks ago we heard that they crossed the massive 3M/day download threshold. Now it’s up a further 16.7% to 3.5M/day. That’s 1.2775 billion a year if Ovi Store doesn’t grow any more (though we know this is just the beginning). Content, ringtones/themes […]

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Video: TheTrainLine.com App for Symbian demoed on Nokia N8. Buy train tickets and check train times with ease!

Video: TheTrainLine.com App for Symbian demoed on Nokia N8. Buy train tickets and check train times with ease!

| December 6, 2010 | 11 Replies

Back in October we saw thetrainline.com advertising their application using the Nokia N8. This app has been available for download from Ovi Store for a few days now and let me tell you that it’s awesome! It is a really slick useful application for UK train travellers. You can check train times as well as […]

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Video: Nokia N8 and TRON:Legacy Trivia Game Preview (available at Ovi Store!)

Video: Nokia N8 and TRON:Legacy Trivia Game Preview (available at Ovi Store!)

| November 30, 2010 | 13 Replies

Very new and hot off the Ovi Store shelves is the TRON: Legacy Trivia Game. Get it now as it’s FREE, FREE, FREE! It’s a really well made game – slick interface that includes a host of media including a TRON trailer, videos, ringtones and really neat screensavers. The game is a trivia puzzle based […]

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Video: Momentous Angry Birds Peace Treaty Skit. End of the feud?

Video: Momentous Angry Birds Peace Treaty Skit. End of the feud?

| November 23, 2010 | 2 Replies

The UN has intervened between the Angry Birds and the Pigs. In return for the eggs, the pigs will be protected from aerial attacks. This is a momentous occasion for Birds and Pigs everywhere. Or is it? This comes from Israel’s most popular comedy show, “Eretz Nehederet” and the sketch is of course based on […]

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How to: Downloading Ovi Store .sis installation files from Desktop Web Browser for offline phone install

How to: Downloading Ovi Store .sis installation files from Desktop Web Browser for offline phone install

| November 22, 2010 | 23 Replies

Here’s a very quick and useful tip from Iain Wallace of doitdifferent.wordpress.com on how to download the .sis/.sisx installation files directly from Ovi Store. Now why would you want this? Well you might not have WiFi or mobile data on your phone but may have access to a desktop with internet. I’d sure as heck […]

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Video: Air Hockey Game demoed on Nokia N8 for S^3 and 5th Ed Free at Ovi Store

Video: Air Hockey Game demoed on Nokia N8 for S^3 and 5th Ed Free at Ovi Store

| November 20, 2010 | Reply

Air Hockey. You versus the phone as you try and score a goal with the virtual air lifted puck. First to 5 wins and each round goes to a higher level with slightly harder opponents. It’s really enjoyable (I love Air Hockey at arcades!) and great for those short distractions. It’s well worth a download. […]

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Ovi Store hits over 1 Billion/year download rate with 3 Million downloads a day!

Ovi Store hits over 1 Billion/year download rate with 3 Million downloads a day!

| November 18, 2010 | 47 Replies

Ovi Store grows again! It’s not a surprise since content AND handsets are ramping up. Ovi Store downloads are now at 3 million a day or 1.065 Billion per year were Ovi Store NOT to grow for 365 days. Over 165 million Ovi Users, across more than 190 countries 250,000 new users every day 90% […]

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Video: Ovi Games – Sonic Jump, Tropical Towers and Zuma's Revenge demoed on the Nokia N8

Video: Ovi Games – Sonic Jump, Tropical Towers and Zuma's Revenge demoed on the Nokia N8

| November 18, 2010 | 5 Replies

I think these games are S60 5th Edition unless they’ve been updated for Symbian^3 – either way both users will be able to download these apps from the Ovi Store. Sonic Jump Can’t seem to find it on Ovi Store but it was there. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aZ7bVHjeLA]   Tropical Towers Save the monkeys! Only you can help […]

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Video: WORLD'S HARDEST FLOORBALL SHOT (205.0 km/h) – measured and filmed (HD) with Nokia N8! Available at the Ovi Store

Video: WORLD'S HARDEST FLOORBALL SHOT (205.0 km/h) – measured and filmed (HD) with Nokia N8! Available at the Ovi Store

| November 6, 2010 | Reply

Here’s a somewhat witchcrafty app that you may have come across before called Speed Hero – a Sports Radar application that can help you measure the speed of your ball shots from football to floorball. There’s an actual speed gun there with the Nokia N8 and they’re both reporting identical/similar speeds. This is not like […]

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Ovi Store 2.7 Million Daily Downloads as of October 28 – Almost 1 Billion/year rate.

Ovi Store 2.7 Million Daily Downloads as of October 28 – Almost 1 Billion/year rate.

| November 2, 2010 | 10 Replies

Thanks to alex68 for the heads up. mobileperry last thursday announced some interesting stats for Ovi Store from Forum Nokia. This 2.7 Million daily downloads is fantastic – that’s 985million/year – almost 1 billion were Ovi Store to stay constant. But that’s the thing – Ovi Store keeps growing. For a while we heard 1.7 […]

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