Archive of posts filed under the Nokia Nseries category.

My new toy: Nokia N9 16 Gb blue

Here is my new toy, thanks to Nokia Developer Champion: Nokia N9 16 Gb blue

Alessandro

Nokia N9 news and upcomging PR1.2

Via mynokiablog.com, looks like there are some news for the Nokia N9, firmware update coming soon with thousands of improvements.
Also check out some features about the Nokia N9 you might not know.

Alessandro

Symbian Anna coming July/August

Via Nokia Conversation, looks like Symbian Anna OS update is on the way to customers first and than in August as an update for current users.
“Upgrading to a ‘new look’ phone is free and easy. You can update your device with your PC or over-the-air from the software updater in the phone. The [...]

Nokia N5, N6-01 and N6-02 on the way?

There some leaked pictures and information about 3 new devices from Nokia, Nokia N5, N6-01 and N6-02.
Looks like these phones are all Symbian^3 sporting the latest Symbian OS. Looking forward! Also it loos like they are all Flash Lite 4.0 enabled devices.
Alessandro

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 [...]

Nokia N9 video

Here is a great video showcasing the Nokia N9

Alessandro

QUI app available in OVI Store: Share GPS location via SMS

Here is a cool application available in OVI Store: QUI
“QUI allows you to share via SMS your location to a friend. Use your GPS to get your location and share it by sending an SMS.”

Alessandro

OVI Store stats: 35,000 apps available

Here some stats from the OVI Store:

Ovi Store attracts more than 4 million downloads a day.
About 80% of Ovi Store traffic converts to downloads.
Of Ovi Store’s signed-in users, 85% are repeat visitors.
Each active user averages 8.5 downloads per month.
Active users represent more than 190 countries.
There are more than 35,000 apps available.
Games are No. 1 among [...]

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 [...]

Nokia OVI Store statistics

Bill published Nokia OVI Store stats from end of January.

Downloads of content 4 million a day
Symbian^3 devices (N8, C7, and C6) now account for around 15% of total store downloads in the past 10 weeks
Touch devices account for 6 of Ovi Store’s top 10 downloading device models

Alessandro

Nokia Push Snowboarding – Burton, collected data

Here are all the collected data from various riders from the Nokia Push Snowboarding – Burton project.

There are several sets of data from different riders but also the code snippet to get the data from the sensors to the mobile phone. Also some cool sketches of the sensors logic.
It really rocks! Can’t wait until it [...]

AAS Insight #146 podcast available

Via AllAboutSymbian, the AAS Insight #146 podcast available

YouTube on Symbian^3
Skype on Symbian^3
Real Golf 2011 HD roll out

Nokia Messaging and Mail for Exchange updates for 5800, 5530 and X6
Update on the Symbian Foundation website closure
Kindle for Symbian, leads to discussion of Nokia and Amazon
One, two of three homescreens?

Alessandro