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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 Randomness5/7/2009

And I’m Back!

For the past week, I’ve been on vacation in Italy, and more or less away from any kind of internet connection. While the trip was entirely for pleasure, it was also a bit of an experiment: could I possibly find my way around armed with nothing but a Nokia E66, and the Maps application?

Mobile Phone Software2/4/2009

Five Improvements That Nokia Maps Needs…Badly

Nokia Maps is undoubtedly one of the more useful S60 applications. But there’s a lot of room for improvement – Maps doesn’t stand a chance when pitted against even the most entry-level standalone GPS unit. And wihle it might not be fair to compare the two, if Nokia really wants to embrace the idea of [...]

Mobile Phone Software12/4/2008

Nokia Maps Gets An Update

Hot off the press from Nokia Beta Labs, the Nokia Maps 3.0 application has a couple flashy new improvements over the old version: 3D landmarks, Ovi integration, higher-res maps, walk navigation alerts, and what looks like even more paid real-time options (camera alerts?, traffic, movies/events). Ah, if only navigation was free… Grab it at the [...]

Mobile Phone Software9/16/2008

Contest: Nokia Mapsters

In an effort to get Nokia Maps into the spotlight, Nokia is hosting a “test your knowledge of the world” contest. It’s actually a pretty cool flash game: you have a world map, push-pins, and 10 different cities, and the goal is to drop the push-pins as close to the actual location as possible. You [...]

Mobile Phone Software5/24/2008

Nokia Maps 2.0 Now (Officially) Available

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