Via Nokia Conversation, there are some updates coming to Symbian 3.2 and 5.0 devices. There will be updates in the browser and OVI Maps. Here are the devices which will get the updates in the coming weeks:
Nokia 6700 slide
Nokia N97 mini
Nokia 5800 XpressMusic
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 [...]
Here is a great video showcasing the Nokia N9
Nokia Symbian Anna firmware update will be available in July.
“At Nokia Connection, Nokia also restated its commitment to Symbian. Nokia’s CEO Stephen Elop said in his keynote that over the next 12 months the company plans to bring up to 10 new Symbian-based smartphones to market.”
Nokia today announced their new device Nokia N9. The device uses a swipe gesture for the entire UI and it’s based on MeeGo 1.2.
Here are the specs on Nokia Developer site. It seems at the moment with no Flash technology.
Ok, here is a hands on.
Via Biskero blog, the Flash Lite game Tic Tac Toe Blue is #2 in the free game global category and in the arcade free game category in Nokia OVI Store.
“Tic Tac Toe Blue, a classic game. Play against your phone from 4 different levels: EASY, NORMAL, EXPERT and [...]
Via Nokia Beta Labs, Nokia Ovi Suite 188.8.131.52 Beta release adds some great features.
The direct download and installation of free Ovi Store apps, games, and more from the Nokia Ovi Suite home view to your connected phone. Just sign in first with Nokia account.
A simplified Maps view. You can instantly see which maps you [...]
There is a new update for the Nokia OVI Store client to version 2.08.042.
More information at AllAboutSymbian.com
Here is a video showcasing the new Nokia X7 and should be announced soon. There are not much details about this new phone beside it’s a Symbian^3 device with a newer firmware, other specs not available yet!
Looks like they made it private!
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.”
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 [...]