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Nokia: Design Beyond Belief

Nokia: Design Beyond Belief That’s the tagline I would’ve gone with after they stopped using “Connecting People” under the famous “NOKIA” logo. Nokia has produced some of the best designs in the world of smartphones, (along with the…

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…

Nokia fan spotted with Note 3!

Not my own Samsung Galaxy Note 3, no. But our good friends at AT&T kindly loaned us this unit, along with a complementary Galaxy Gear watch, and Lenny kindly slid the boxes across the table in my direction at Buffalo Wild Wings and…

The App Folder App!

Yes, the new app that appeared yesterday, the App Folder app. Hmm. At first I was all like, ‘Yes! Folders! At last!’ But after about 15 minutes I was all like, ‘Meh. And also... meh.’ You see the thing about folders is, if they’re to be…

WhatsApp on/off toggle in Nokia Store

  Nokia may have just announced that no new applications will be allowed through the gates of the Nokia Store (or updates of current apps for that matter, grrrr) as of January 2014, but that isn't stopping die-hard Symbian developers…

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…

Symbian 2016 support reconfirmed

Not much of a post I'm afraid, but rather a quick mention of something interesting that Chris Weber (Nokia's EVP for Sales & Marketing) said in a Nokia Conversations interview today. Without being prompted about Symbian,…

‘Finnished’?

How did you start your day, on September 3rd? Mine began as normally as any other, for the first ten minutes. I got out of bed, used the loo, fed the cats, switched on the TV and tuned into BBC World News. I have to do that here in the…

Approaching the OS crossroads?

I used to write for EverythingN9.com before Lenny at Nokia Innovation tapped me on the shoulder and asked me to write for this site. I was a huge Nokia N9 fan, and in many ways I still am, but time changes things, and it moves us on.…