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808 PureView

Geek Fest 2014!

For me, the best thing about being involved in the mobile phone blogosphere is the fantastic group of people who are writing, podcasting and uploading videos for us all to consume and enjoy, worldwide. This summer my plan was…

Start Screen Bliss

It wasn’t that long ago that I was lugging a Nokia 808 PureView around in my pocket, whilst also considering switching my SIM card over to my Nokia N9 when I got back home. It wasn’t that long ago I was turning my nose up at Nokia Lumia ads…

2003 and 2013: quite a difference!

Ten years ago, in 2003, things in the mobile world were very, very different to the landscape that we live in today. Back then, the phone I was rocking was the Nokia 3100, a very lightweight, basic cellular device but one that expressed…

Richard Dorman – 808 and 1020 master

EMPTYSPACE One of the things, actually one of the major things, that draws us to Nokia devices is their imaging prowess. Ever since my first “proper” Nokia phone, the N900 (the 6131 worked as a phone, and that’s pretty much it!) I've been…

808 in the 808 state

I recently returned from a whirlwind trip that took me from my home in New York City to Europe, America’s Deep South, and then on to the beautiful islands of Hawaii. The reason I voluntarily travelled a total of about 18,000 miles? I was…

No more Symbian phones to be shipped

The Financial Times (FT.com) is reporting that Nokia will no longer ship any Symbian devices as of this summer. While this may come as sad news to some, it is hardly surprising given that the announcement from Nokia to switch to Windows…

New widgets for Symbian

Despite Nokia blowing hard on the Lumia trumpets, Symbian is still making some noise, albeit much quieter these days. Steve Litchfield over at AllAboutSymbian.com has reported that a new wave of homescreen widgets has been released for all…

3 weeks with the Nokia 808 PureView

It's been almost three weeks since I first unboxed my brand new red Nokia 808 PureView, and I have really grown to love this unique device. It has surprised me in some ways; I was not really expecting to be able to use it as my…