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Three now carries X7, teams up with Nokia on Ovi

nokia-x7 Mobile operator Three has had a rather Nokia-centric week. The network has just announced it is to partner with the Finnish mobile manufacturer to enable customers of Nokia’s Ovi Store to.. more
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Apple App Store greater money-spinner than Android Market

Analyst company Distimo has produced a new piece of research which throws some light on the workings of Apple’s App Store compared to rival Android Market (and others). The report notes.. more
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Gartner forecasts mobile app revenue of $15bn this year

The sages at Gartner have been stroking their beards and looking into the mobile apps crystal ball. And they reckon that global mobile app store downloads will reach almost 18 billion.. more
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Swype now out for Symbian^3

Swype is now available on the Ovi Store, for those of you running Symbian^3 handsets such as the freshly released flagship Nokia N8. Swype is a novel text entry app which employs a virtual keyboard on which the user continuously traces their fingertip from one.. more
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Nokia’s Ovi Store gets 2.3 million downloads per day

Nokia has been busy flaunting some statistics regarding its Ovi Store, showing what a success it has apparently become. The Finnish firm reckons that 200,000 people sign up on a daily basis for the store, and the number of downloads has reached 2.3 million every.. more
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Foursquare app heads to Nokia’s Ovi Store

Nokia has not only launched a number of new handsets at Nokia World 2010, including the surprise unveiling of the Nokia C3 Touch and Type yesterday, but there have also been a number of new apps revealed as coming to the Ovi Store. One of.. more
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Nokia N900 gets version 1.2 update

Nokia N900 owners will be pleased to hear that a software update has emerged for the smartphone. Version 1.2 is available now, and offers a range of UI tweaks along with some fresh games. The new games heading to the Ovi Store include Jurassic 3D.. more
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Skype app now available from Nokia store

Nokia phone users rejoice, for a free Skype app has been made available down at the Ovi store. Skype for Symbian will use your 3G or wi-fi connection to hook up for free Skype-to-Skype calls, and will allow you to send instant messages, or indeed.. more
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Sky Mobile TV app comes to Nokia phones

There’s a new app in the Ovi store, and it will allow Nokia owners to view Sky TV on their phones. Sky Mobile TV is free, and lets Sky subscribers keep up with the news headlines, and sports action such as the Premier League highlights... more
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Nokia turns its smartphones into sat-navs for free

The big news from the Ovi store today is that Nokia is turning Ovi Maps into a complete global sat-nav system. Google has done this previously with Android, although not on a global scale, as it only supports the United States currently. Nokia smartphones will.. more
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