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The N9: It's not a Windows Phone.
Nokia Phone NewsJune 22, 2011

Nokia N9 Announced: Packs MeeGo, 8 Megapixel Camera, and Swiping

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything really worthwhile on this blog. Then again, it’s been a long time since there’s been any worthwhile Nokia news. And so, after a four-month hiatus, it’s time again to look at one of Nokia’s latest phones: the oft-rumored N9.

Nokia dropped a bombshell announcement today.
Nokia Phone News2/12/2011

Nokia Drops the Bomb: Plans to Use Windows Phone as Main Platform

It’s the beginning of a new era for Nokia: the company announced a “strategic partnership with Microsoft to build a global mobile ecosystem based on highly complementary assets.” That means that yes, Nokia will be adopting Windows Phone for future smartphones. But it’s more than that: the partnership means that Nokia will also integrate its [...]

After looking at this cover, I think I just might have to buy an N8.
Nokia Phone News12/19/2010

The N8 Moves into Cover Shots With Glorious Results

I’m a fan of the N8′s camera. I’m also a fan of pretty girls. So I have to give two thumbs-up for the December issue of PiX magazine, whose cover model was shot entirely with the Nokia N8. That’s right. A CELL PHONE.

Mobile Phone Software10/14/2010

The State of the N900: PR1.3 is “quite close”, adds MeeGo dual-boot option

It’s good to see that Nokia hasn’t left the N900, its signature hackable smartphone, by the wayside. Behold this quote by Harri Hakulinen, team lead for the MeeGo on N900 project:

Nokia Phone News10/12/2010

Nokia, Android Raise Market Share in Q2

iSuppli has released the latest set of smartphone quarterly statistics, and it’s an interesting read: Nokia and Android models both made significant market share gains in Q2, with HTC taking the largest chunk.

Nokia Phone News10/10/2010

Nokia N8 Gets Torn Down

The folks over at iFixit have gotten their hands dirty disassembling Nokia’s latest N8 smartphone. Final verdict: 8 out of 10 for repairability.

Nokia Phone News9/30/2010

Nokia N8 Starts Shipping, But Is It Enough?

Nokia sent out a press release earlier today stating the N8, the new Symbian^3-powered 12-megapixel-carrying flagship smartphone, has started shipping to select markets. The USA, however, is not one of those markets.

Nokia Phone News9/21/2010

That was quick: New CEO In, N8 Shipments Delayed

Here’s two Nokia fun facts for today: former Microsoft Business Division president Stephen Elop started his new job yesterday as Nokia CEO, while long-awaited N8 shipments have been delayed “a few weeks.”

Nokia Phone News9/15/2010

Nokia Announces Three New Symbian^3 Phones: C6, C7, E7

Nokia World 2010 just wrapped up, and Nokia’s got some new models to show for it: the C6, C7, and E7. Here’s the rundown on each.

Nokia Phone News8/20/2010

More Leaked N9 Pictures Surface

It’s that time again: time for new spy shots of that ever-elusive N9. Nokia hasn’t officially announced the N9 yet, although considering the quality on these leaked pics, that could be soon. And right now, the N9 looks like it’s got potential. It’s an angled slider (like the N97 of yore) with a keyboard that [...]

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