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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 Phone News10/30/2009

Thoughts on the Nokia N97 v20 Update

In case you haven’t heard, the N97 received a v20 update. The update added more kinetic scrolling, upgraded the Maps and Music Player applications, dropped in an older version of Nokia Messaging (, and improved memory/battery life. Sounds good, right?

Nokia Phone News10/27/2009

Firmware: Nokia N97 (Finally) Gets the Long Awaited v20 Update

It’s here! Nokia’s v20 update has finally gone live, adding in more kinetic scrolling, a new version of Ovi Maps (3.1), Nokia Messaging (if you don’t have it already), and VoIP. You also get some memory/battery improvement, too. This software release improves touch screen usability, allowing you to scroll smoothly through content by flicking the [...]

Mobile Phone Software8/20/2009

Firmware: Nokia N97 12.2.024 Released

There’s a new firmware available for the Nokia N97, and it looks like it’s a global update. Good news, right? Unfortunately, for the most part no one seems to know what the firmware actually fixed – myself included. And as if that wasn’t bad enough, my phone crashed several times after successfully updating. Ugh! And [...]

Mobile Phone Software7/1/2009

Nokia N97 11.0.021 Firmware Update Out Now

A couple of days ago, a twitter update from Nokconv (Nokia Conversations) announced an upcoming 11.x.021 firmware update for the N97. It’s out – now. Exciting changes include backlight fix, transition bug fixes, improved photo thumbnail performance, and widget stability fixes. Oh, and this: “-Device reset when browsing with high speed packet access (for Malaysia)”. [...]

Nokia Phone News3/19/2009

New Nokia E66 and E71 Firmware Updates Are In

I have to admit, Nokia has done a pretty good job with the whole firmware-updating-thing – at least with the E66 and E71 phones. Today Nokia released 210.21.007 (E66) and 210.21.006 (E71), which are essentially the same update:

Mobile Phone Software1/21/2009

Nokia E66 NAMs Get An Update (v200.21.118)

North American E66 owners can now get a piece of the European action with the latest firmware update. Improvements include earlier loudspeaker activation (you can now turn on the loudspeaker BEFORE being connected on a call), new themes (black business, black personal, red business, red personal, for the most part kinda eh), and possible bug [...]

Mobile Phone Software11/20/2008

Nokia E66 and E71 Get Updated

There’s two semi-new firmware updates for the Nokia E66 and E71 smartphones, as well as a general update to the Nokia Software Updater app. Changes include “performance improvements” for the camera (viewfinder orientation), Mail for Exchange synchonization, and browsing. You also get the latest versions of Mail for Exchange and Nokia Maps.

Mobile Phone Software10/2/2008

A New Round of Nokia Firmware Updates: N82, N96

Well, that was quick. The Nokia N96, fresh from being released mere (days? weeks?) ago, already has its own firmware update. While no one’s sure on what the firmware actually fixed, what’s more important is what the update actually broke: earpiece volume. Ouch.

Nokia Phone Tips and Tricks1/3/2007

Nokia N80 Firmware Update to N80ie

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