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Nokia N81 Preview

October 5th, 2007 11 Comments

I had promised that I would get some hands-on time with N81 at the Nokia Unlock LA event and thanks to WOM World, I got to do just that. So without further delay, here is my sneak preview of the Nokia N81 8GB multimedia computer. Design: The N81 is a sleek, black beauty which is […]

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Theme Sunday

September 16th, 2007 No Comments

A few of my favourite themes for S60: 1. SiMo QVGA Theme Straightforward, simple theme with a near-perfect combination of blue and black giving it a professional feel. Contrast between fonts and background colors is great and it is easily readable in sunlight. Application size after Install: 2Mb Designer: Zach Epstein Download Link Screenshots: 2. […]

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N-Series PC Suite Beta – Don’t Bother?

September 16th, 2007 3 Comments

Nokia released a beta version of the N-Series PC Suite (Download link). To start off, its a whopping 350mb download! I mean c’mon Nokia, not everyone lives in places with high-speed internet access. In many developing countries (which ironically are Nokia’s main markets), downloading 350mb is like a cardinal sin in itself. UPDATE: I feel […]

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Media Sharing with Twango

September 10th, 2007 1 Comment

Twango has been one of Nokia’s most recent acquisitions and is a likely candidate for assimilation into the Ovi brand. Since the acquisition in late July, there has been no “official” method to seamlessly move multimedia content from your N-series device to Twango, except via e-mail. However, as Phoneboy documents, Twango can be added as […]

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N81 Live Pic – Looks hot!

August 4th, 2007 3 Comments

The first live pic of the N81 is here, albeit a demo piece. It’s the much-awaited successor to the N91 and a phone I’m dying to play with. The pic does not disappoint! The phone is sleek, stylish and for some reason it reminds me of the 6120 classic. And what’s with the N-series text […]

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iPhone web apps enrich the S60 browsing experience

August 3rd, 2007 3 Comments

If you don’t already know, the S60 browser is based on WebKit, an open source browser engine – the same engine used by Safari on the iPhone. Thus, many of the ‘web apps’ designed for the iPhone work flawlessly on S60’s Web Browser. There are numerous websites which contain catalogs of applications (free and paid) […]

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