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Nokia Closes Doors for Symbian, Meego Developers

Nokia has stopped accepting new applications and updates on its Symbian and Meego store. Back when the merger of Nokia and Microsoft was announced, Nokia told developers that starting January 1, 2014, they will no longer be able to open new apps or update existing ones. Here is the last tweet from Symbian team.

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Instructions on How to Install Jolla Sailfish OS on Nokia N9 now available

Two year old Nokia N9 has given a new life today, as its owners can now install the Jolla a k a Sailfish operating system alongside the original Meego OS. This is has made possible chiefly due to the fact that it is an open source OS that has been developed by a startup called […]

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Jolla Ported to Work On Nokia N950

Jolla recently launched their phone few days back, and its OS enthusiasts will be glad to know that Adam Pigg, its fan has successfully ported it to a Nokia N950. To get the OS, Adam added Jolla’s repositories to the N950’s Nemo and updated the system. Unfortunately, the Android apps do not work as its […]

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Meego Handset User Interface preview is not the Nokia UI

Few days ago, an early version of Meego Handset user experience was revealed on the Meego website. I, like many others, have been a little puzzled by the preview pictures and the video. Namely, the UI is not exciting or very innovative and does not offer anything new. In addition it seems to be slow, […]

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Meego replaces Symbian in mid tier, i.e. Symbian is dead in three years?

Eldar Murtazin, the man behind many juicy Nokia rumors, posted in Twitter earlier today (and please remember that this is just a rumor at this point): “Nokia are going to develop in future low end version of meego to replace symbian in mid tier. 3 years from now” Symbian was first pushed from high end […]

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Nokia World 2010 is coming

Nokia World 2010 is held September 14-15 in London. Last year, in Stuttgart, many devices were announced: X3, X6, N97 Mini, N900… And Nokia Booklet 3G was a definitive surprise just a week before the conference. What is it going to be this year? Maybe new members to the Symbian^3 family and a Meego device? […]

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Meego device will be “distinctive”

There is a good article on Nokia’s Meego endevour in ArsTechnica. A lot of reader comments too. According to the article, the forth coming Nokia Meego device will be “distinctive and will offer an interesting user experience”. The device also “will be open, in the sense that users will theoretically be able to modify the […]

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1 million Samsung Galaxy S sold in 45 days – and why that can be bad for Nokia

Samsung has had a great success with their high end Android smartphone Galaxy S in the USA. It has sold over 1 million in 45 days, as CNN Money and others report. I’m sure iPhone’s numbers are better, but it has been a great start for Samsung. I wrote earlier about one of the device’s […]

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Meego tablet would be another impossible to sell technology preview

Apple’s iPad is popular (in addition to the brand recognition) because people can download movies, episodes of TV drama, music, games, eBooks, newspapers and and even utility applications such as word processing (iWorks) for it. All this from iTunes store. You could say that Apple has apps and content covered for iPad. Nokia has none […]