Just got my new toy: Nokia Lumia 920 as Nokia Developer Champion gift !
After the issues with iOS Maps application many turned at other solutions and asked for dedicated mobile applications for maps. I asked on twitter where was a Nokia Maps app for iOS and Android devices and today Nokia announced that the app is Here !
“People want great maps, and with HERE we can bring together [...]
Via Nokia Conversation, there is new update for Nokia Maps.
Via Nokia Conversation, the switch from OVI to Nokia brand is happening and here is the first move: Nokia Maps.
“Maps.nokia.com now comes with a new way to get a feel for a city. It’s Nokia’s answer to the questions everyone has when exploring a new city. What’s the best area to go out? [...]
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
The Nokia devloper site has published the details for 2 new handsets for the Chinise market, the Nokia T7 and Nokia 702T which are both Flash Lite 4.0 enabled devices. Basically these phones are the N8 and E6 but for Chinese wireless network.
Here is a great video showcasing the Nokia N9
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.
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 is a new technology from Nokia: Ovi Maps Rendering API
“Ovi Maps Rendering API allows developers to create rich map applications for browsers. They can use this service to display a given geographical position, points of interest, routes, turning points, junction views etc. The necessary data such as position, radius, zoom level, [...]
Via AllAboutSymbian, the AAS Insight #145 podcast available
Ovi Maps 3.06 beta
Opera Mini 5.1 beta 2
Symbian websites to close
Asri’s WRT shortcuts for Google services
More from Ewan on the C6-01. See review: part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4.
Nokia C7 comments from David Gilson
Which person is your Symbian^3 phone most like?
Via Nokia Beta Labs, there is a Nokia OVI Maps client update with OTA maps downloads and more features. So now you can update the installed maps via OTA. Just tried and all my maps are updated! Pretty cool feature!
New! Download street maps directly to your device! A new feature called “Update” on the main [...]
AllAboutSymbian review of Nokia N8
Nokia N8: part 4 – Messaging, Email, Web
Nokia N8: part 3 – Multimedia and Gaming
Nokia N8: part 2 – camera and camcorder
Nokia N8: part 1, overview and hardware
Here is the latest issue of the Free OVI Guide.