Archive of posts filed under the Maemo category.

Nokia Ovi Store 6 Million daily downloads

Via Nokia Developers, the Nokia OVI Store has reached 6M downloads per day.

300,000 new Nokia accounts are created daily
48,000 apps now available
190 countries and over 30 languages
121 operators across 42 countries

“By the end of May 2011, more than 170 developers had each exceeded 1 million downloads on Ovi Store. Among those developers, 15 companies [...]

Nokia N9, Android app support Alien Dalvik, AIR Mobile/Flash ?

Via Slashgear.com, it’s known that there is project, Alien Dalvik, to run Android apps on MeeGo and Playbook, it might be a way to get AIR Mobile/Flash to run on the Nokia MeeGo devices like the Nokia N9.
“Alien Dalvik allows app stores and developers to simply repackage the Android .apk installation files and then [...]

Mobile World Congress 2011 pictures

Came back from Barcelona yesterday while I was attending the Mobile World Congress 2011, here some pictures:

It was a great event with more than 60000 attendees. I went to several developers related events from Nokia, RIM, Windows Mobile, Intel and HP. Got couple of gifts, Nokia E7 and an Intel MeeGo tablet ! Will post [...]

Qt twitter client TwimGo for N900

Via mobileblog.it, Qt twitter client TwimGo for N900
“TwimGo is a clean and simple Twitter client for your Maemo based Nokia N900. It runs on Qt Web Runtime so maybe we’ll see TwimGo running on other devices in the future”
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Qt Developer Network

Via AllAboutSymbian, a new resource, Qt Developer Network.

“Qt is a cross-platform application and UI framework. Using Qt, you can write web-enabled applications once and deploy them across desktop, mobile and embedded operating systems without rewriting the source code. Qt has always had the stated goal of making developers lives easier. Want to learn more? Get [...]

OVI distribution: packaging and signing

Here is a great resource for packaging and signing for distributing content on the OVI Store.

“The packaging format for Flash Lite content distribution depends on the target environment. For Symbian devices, the content must be packaged into a SIS file, and for Series 40 devices, an NFL file.
SIS files must [...]

AAS Insight 124 podcast available

Via AllAboutSymbian, the AAS Insight 124 podcast is available.

Evolution of Nseries – Symbian and MeeGo platform discussion
Mobile developers and app stores discussion
Nokia’s new developer initiatives
Ovi Store update
Ovi Suite 2.2 update
iPhone 4 reception issue and aerial engineering
Sports Tracker Bluetooth heart monitors
ARG conspiracy

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Adobe announce availability of Flash Player 10.1 for Mobile

Via Adobe, today Adobe announce the availability of Flash Player 10.1 for Mobile.
“Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the release of Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1 to mobile platform partners. Redesigned from the ground up with new performance and mobile specific features, Flash Player 10.1 is the first release that brings the full Web across desktops [...]

Adobe Flash on 250M smartphones by end of 2012

Via EngadgetMobile, looks like Adobe is claiming to reach Flash on 250M smartphones by end of 2012.
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Nokia Qt SDK RC available, Qt content in OVI Store

Via Bill, there is a Nokia Qt SDK RC available for download and Qt content can be submitted to the OVI Store.
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WebGL running on Nokia N900

Via mobilelivingroom.de, couple of videos demonstrating WebGL running on Nokia N900.

Original news from learningwebgl.com.
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Nokia Twitter widgets on N900

Via Mobileblog.it, Nokia created a Twitter widgets for the N900. You can download it from the OVI Store.

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MeeGo Tablet on Intel Moorestown

Here is a video of MeeGo Tablet, ok I want one !!!

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MeeGo v1.0 for Netbooks and Hanset coming in June

Via FoneArena and MaemoArena, some information about MeeGo platform for Netbooks and Handsets.
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Forum Nokia: Cross-Browser Guidelines

Here a great document from Forum Nokia: Cross-Browser Guidelines
“This document provides an overview of how to design websites and optimise them for Maemo, iPhone, Android, and a variety of touch and non-touch devices based on S60 on Symbian OS. After reading the document, you will have the basic knowledge you need to start developing mobile web pages that [...]