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Nokia N8 Review

After attending the launch of the Nokia N8 smartphone in Dubai, I got a chance to test-drive the new N8, which should be available in the market by the end of October. Reviewing such a device that packs in a lot of technology and the latest Symbian^3 operating system wasn’t an easy task, yet when it comes to touch interface ...

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MobileSoft company for developing iPhone and smartphone apps

MobileSOFT, a new company specializing in developing apps for smartphone devices such as the iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry and Symbian. MobileSOFT’s announcement: MobileSOFT Intl Ltd. is a Saudi based company that designs and develops apps for a variety of smart mobile devices including Android, iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Symbian and Windows Mobile. Bringing 40+ years of accumulative experiences with ...

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Video: Weak signal in Nokia and HTC phones

If you put your hand over any cellphone antenna there will be signal attenuation. It is not limited to iPhone 4. In the following video the Nokia E71 was tested: It’s ironic especially after Nokia made fun on how to hold a phone. The next video shows the HTC Droid Incredible, an Android phone on the Verizon network in the ...

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Nokia N8: Close & Personal

Got a great chance to take a close look at Nokia’s awaited new phone the N8, which should be available in the Saudi Arabia market somewhere around August. The new Nokia N8 has so many cool features like the 12MP Carl Zeiss camera, a 16:9 nHD OLED screen, HDMI port, and direct micro USB connector, among many cool features, but ...

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Apple, Nokia, HTC, LG sued for patent infringement

Apple, Nokia, HTC, LG and other companies has been sued for patent infringement by ADC Technology. ADC claimed that these companies are infringing on 3 patents that describes a “Portable Communicator”. This communicator makes it possible for the user to do telephone, facsimile, and data communication at any location. On a pen input device, a space eye 2, a telephone ...

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Nokia Now Comes With Music

Had the pleasure to be invited by Nokia to attend the Comes With Music event in Beirut, Lebanon. Where Nokia introduced their new fresh take on how to consume music. To make it simple, if you buy a Nokia device (like the upcoming Nokia X6) that has the “Comes With Music” logo on it, you will get unlimited number of ...

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Apple sues Nokia in a counter-suit

Apple launched a counter-suit against Nokia today. The counter-suit is most likely a response to Nokia suing Apple in October. From The Loop: According to Apple, Nokia is infringing on 13 of its patents. Apple’s lawyer was very blunt in his statement concerning the case. “Other companies must compete with us by inventing their own technologies, not just by stealing ...

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iPhone doubles smartphone share in 2009

Apple has doubled their worldwide smartphone market share in the last year. According to Gartner the iPhone share increased from %5.3 in early 2008 to %10.8 in 2009. This increase has made Apple the third-largest smartphone maker in the world (after Nokia and Research in Motion). Apple also have twice as much share as HTC (maker of many Windows Mobile ...

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The Touch Phone War

Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, president and CEO of Nokia praised Apple and Steve Jobs for launching the iPhone and accelerating the interest in using the Internet on cellphones. “The guys from Cupertino, he said, have helped to accelerate interest in using the internet on mobile phones, and that he needs to take his hat off to them.” The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic will ...

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Nokia software for the Mac

As a Nokia N95 owner, I was initially disappointed with the lack of software support. iSync doesn’t work with N95 without a plug-in provided by Nokia. No “PC Suite” for the Mac yet. Here is a list of available Nokia Mac software: Nokia Media Transfer to transfer photos/videos, music and software Nokia iSync Plug-ins Nokia’s Mac support page Still waiting ...

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