Archive of posts filed under the Web Runtime category.

Nokia Store from Nokia Beta Labs available for testing

Nokia Beta Labs released a new Nokia Store client for some devices and they are looking for feedback.
The Nokia Store is a QML client and it’s available for the following devices: Nokia C6-01, C7-00, C7 Astound, E7-00, N8-00, X7-00.
“This beta Store client will replace the current Store client on your Symbian^3 or Symbian Anna [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

No Flash Lite/Flash/AIR Mobile on future Nokia devices?

Today Nokia announced a big change to their development strategy by concentrating on Qt and HTML5.
“The decision to focus on Qt as the sole application development framework will ensure that applications will continue to be compatible with future evolutions of Symbian as well as upcoming MeeGo products.  In addition, Nokia announces its [...]

Nokia Projects gets a refresh

Nokia Projects got a site refresh and get a look at the listed projects.

Web-based project management with version control, discussion forums, ticketing and more
Multiple version control systems: SVN, Git, Mercurial
Connect to expertise in the world’s largest mobile developer community

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AllAboutSymbian review Nokia N8, messaging and gaming

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

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OVI Store statistics from September

Here some interesting OVI Store statistics from September posted on Forum Nokia site on Content, Markets, Billing, Devices, Countries etc.

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Nokia World 2010 and Developer Summit recap

I came back yesterday from Nokia World 2010 and Nokia Developer Summit and overall was a great event. The commitment from Nokia on new technologies, devices and OVI services was present in every spot of the conference. Nokia announced 4 new devices and also the availability of the Nokia N8:

Nokia E7
Nokia C6-01
Nokia C7-00
Nokia C3-01

The Nokia [...]

Nokia Developer Day at CTIA

Join Nokia and special guest AT&T for Nokia Developer Day in San Francisco on October 5, 2010 during CTIA Enterprise and Applications show.

How to use the new Nokia Qt SDK to create advanced native apps for the Nokia N8 and more new Nokia devices in the future
How to use Nokia Web Runtime [...]

Flowella new release out

Flowella has new release out. Is a great AIR tool for prototyping mobile applications.
“Flowella enables designers and developers to create prototype applications using screen mock-ups; be they scanned images of hand-sketches or images created using the S60 Wireframing Stencils or the S60 Concepting and Presentation Stencils. These screen images are [...]

FlashLite4Nokia app finalist 2010 Calling All Innovator

The FlashLite4Nokia mobile application created using the OVI AppWizard is finalist 2010 Calling All Innovator. Please download it from the OVI Store!!!

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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 [...]

Nokia Devs site launched !

Here is a new site: Nokia Devs
“Nokia Devs is happy to welcome you in this new website, where you are invited to share your opinion, thoughts, applications and success stories related to Nokia mobile development.
Nokia Devs is not about technology, but about people: we’re looking for developers, publishers, designers and enthusiasts who want to share [...]

OVI Store success stories

Via Bill, here some success stories on the OVI Store.

Offscreen Technologies – 34 Million+ Downloads in 200+ Countries
Farm Frenzy – 6 Million+ Downloads in 200+ Countries
Lunaforte – 6 Million+ Downloads in 200+ Countries
Playlist DJ – 1 Million+ Downloads in 200+ Countries

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