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E is for Extinct. Or is it? (Part 1)

In late 2014 it is becoming more and more difficult to remember a time when the device in your pocket that you used every day was more-than-likely a phone that ran on Symbian. Nokia once had it all tied up: by 2010, they were selling around…

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…

Nokia 808 PureView – picture perfection

  Yes, yes, the oh-so-amazing Nokia 808 PureView. Yeah, yeah, we know. 41MP camera! Oooh! Great, so what? My phone has a triple octa-core 48GHz processor and 500GB of RAM. The screen is 3000 x 8000 and the PPI is just over 2480. So what’s…

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…

Symbian is dead. OH DO SHUT UP!!

I am a proud owner of a red Nokia 808 PureView, so I knew what I was getting into. The last Symbian phone? Sure, I knew that the day it was announced at MWC last year. But that didn’t stop me splashing out a million dollars to buy…